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BikeSpike Bicycle Tracker – Monitor Your Bike’s Activities

21 Mar

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A new GPS device for bike owners has just launched on Kickstarter, called The BikeSpike. If you’ve ever had your bicycle stolen, you’re…

Justin Ishley‘s insight:

A new GPS device for bike owners has just launched on Kickstarter, called The BikeSpike. bikespikes - bicycle trackerIf you’ve ever had your bicycle stolen, you’re probably familiar with the frustration of losing your two-wheeled mode of transport. A Chicago- based startup is addressing that pain point with a gadget that alerts your smartphone when your bike is tampered with and makes it easy to notify the police.

BikeSpike Features

What does BikeSpike do?

  • Monitor your bike’s location on a map using your phone or computer.
  • Grant temporary access to local law enforcement, helping increase the chances of recovery.
  • Digitally “lock” your bike and receive a notification if your bike moves from it’s geo-fenced location or if someone even tampers with it.
  • Collision detection system can alert key members of your contact list and share the location of an accident.Share your stats (distance, speed, and courses…) with friends, coaches and spectators.
  • Monitor your children and get notified if they ride out of their safe zone.
  • Open API allows developers to create gaming and fitness apps that you can download and use with the device or use the data created from the BikeSpike to integrate with the existing apps you already love.
  • Export a GPX file.PLUS, with the Hacker Pack, you can connect it to a motorcycle or other on- board batteries for a continual charge.


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Vertu launches its first Android smartphone “Vertu Ti”

18 Feb

This stylish smartphone is launched by Vertu who is the leading maker of luxury phones. You will be surprised to know the cost of this smartphone as Android is a free operating system. Vertu Ti is the first Android smartphone of Vertu with a cost of US $9,600. Vertu Ti handmade from 184 parts in England by a single craftsman, every Vertu Ti is signed by the craftsman.

Technical Specifications of Vertu Ti

  1.  it runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich,
  2. it has 1.7GHz of processing power,
  3. it has 1,250mAh battery with 72 hr talk time and 200 hr stand-by,
  4. it has 3.7 inch scratch proof sapphire crystal screen with 800 x 480 display,
  5. it has 8 megapixel rear camera with twin LED flash light and auto focus,
  6. it has 1.3 megapixel front camera,
  7. it has 1GB RAM and 64GB internal memory,
  8. it has Wi-Fi hotspot (tethering and portable hotspot)

Vertu Ti Colors and Cost

This beautiful smartphone will be available in four colors Titanium black leather (USD $9,600), Titanium pure black (USD $11,500), Titanium black alligator (USD $12,800) and black PVD Titanium red gold mixed metals (USD $19,900).

Where to Buy – To buy this phone visit http://www.vertu.com/en/help-and-support/contact-vertu/where-to-buy.aspx

By Justin Ishley

Bubble Phone – Feel the keypad on a touchscreen phone

15 Feb

There is one unsatisfactory thing about a smart-phone. Because it has a touch screen, it doesn’t provide the feelings of button and is uncomfortable to write something. This Bubble Phone will solve this problem. This smart-phone with a transparent display has different front and back sides. There is screen that is the same with a normal smart-phone in the front side and the keypad is prominent in the back side. You can turn it to use, as necessary.

AutoMee S – A mini robot to clean your smartphone or tablet screen

14 Feb

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Takara Tomy has unveiled a new robot toy that cleans your smartphone or tablet screen.

Justin Ishley‘s insight:

Japanese company TakaraTomy developed a this tiny robot that can clean the screen of your smartphone, iPad, iPod or laptop in just 4 minutes. It diligently runs and sweeps by the surface of your tablet, removing fingerprints and other things stuck on your tablet’s screen. No need to worry about it falling off the tablet, as it is equipped with simple and standard sensors that help it detect the edges of the unit.

The Automee measures in at 67x73x38mm and weighs 82 grams. It’s powered by a single AA battery that can last up to three hours. Automee S will come in a variety of colors, and is slated to launch in Japan on March 28 for approximately $17.

Watch this youtube video to know how this robot works

See on www.gizmag.com

USB2USB – Transfer your files hassle free

13 Feb

If you want to make your files transfer from one USB or SD card to other USB or SD card then just buy this wonderful gadget named “USB2USB”. USB2USB is a concept device designed by MIMOS Berhad and the designers are Saharudin Busri, Mohd Nizam Najmuddin, Mohd Rohaizam Mohd Tahar, Nuzairi Yasin, Nazjimee Amat Omar. This card sized device makes your life easy by transferring your photos, videos, documents and any other file to any storage device from other.

Specifications of USB2USB

1. it is a 3mm thick card-sized device that can fit into your wallet or pocket easily,

2. it has OLED touchscreen,

3. it has one SD card slot,

4. it has two USB connectors,

5. it can read all types of popular flash drives and external memory cards,

6. it can be charged using the USB connector.

How USB2USB works

This device works same as a laptop or notebook worked when you transfer a file. In other words you can say this device is the replacement of your laptop or notebook while you try to transfer your data from one USB to other. Here is the process how it works

1. plug-in your flash drive or external memory card to USB2USB in the given slot,

2. now you can browse and view your content on this device

3. transfer or copy-paste your files with the help of drag-and-drop function.

By Justin Ishley

Google launches wireless Qi inductive charger for Nexus 4 phone

12 Feb

Finally Google has launched most awaited wireless charger (Qi inductive charger) for its Nexus 4 phone. You can buy this wireless charging orb from the google Play store.

Technical Specifications

  1.  it is available in black color with 76pi x 53.05(T) (mm) dimensions
  2. its weight is 130 gm
  3. it will provide 5Vdc/1.0A DC output with 5Vdc/1.8A DC input
  4. it can charge your Nexus 4 phone in approximately 4 hrs.

Cost of Nexus 4 Wireless Charger

This wireless Qi inductive charger will cost you $59.99 only excluding shipping and tax. Its shipping time is less than one week.

Where to buy: You can buy this wonderful charger from Google Play store.

What you will get in the box: When you will get Nexus 4 wireless charger box, it will contain the following items:

1. A Nexus 4 wireless charger,

2. A power adapter (For use in US and Canada only)

3. A Micro USB cable

4. A warranty card and quick start guide

By Techie Justin

Neptune Pine – A Smartwatch by Neptune Computer Inc

11 Feb

If you have been bored with your smartphone then you should buy Neptune Pine, a smartwatch launched by Neptune Computer Inc.

Features of Neptune Pine

What makes it different from other watches and real competitor of smartphone:

  1. you can make phone calls from it,
  2. you can check your emails,
  3. helps you to browse the internet,
  4. you can play music,
  5. it has 5 megapixel camera from which you can take pictures and shoot videosi
  6. it has a digital compass and heart rate monitor,
  7. QWERTY keyboard,
  8. FM radio

Technical Specifications

  1. it run on Leaf OS which is a modified version of Android operating system,
  2. it can has Micro SIM,
  3. 2.5 inch display,
  4. it has 1 Ghz single-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor,
  5. it has speaker phone and microphone,
  6. it has bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n,
  7. GPS and GSM connectivity,

Cost of Neptune Pine

This smartwatch is available in 8 GB, 16 and 32 GB versions at $335, $365 and $395 respectively

Where to buy it

To buy this smartwatch just visit http://www.neptunepine.com/reserve.html

By Justin Ishley

Microsoft and Huawei team up to Sell Windows Smartphones in Africa

5 Feb

Now Microsoft is aiming to target fast growing smart phone market. For that Microsoft team up with Huawei that provides ICT solutions globally and has strong market in Africa.

Microsoft and Huawei announced to launch Huawei 4Afrika which is a Windows phone in Africa.

Specifications of Huawei 4Afrika Mobile

1. 4.0-inch, 800 x 480 resolution LCD screeenHuawei 4Afrika

2. dual-core

3. 1.2GHz processor

4. 512MB of RAM

5. 4GB internal memory with MicroSD card slot

6. 5 megapixel camera with 720p video recording and

7. a front facing VGA camera

8. custom apps

Huawei 4Afrika Mobile Colors– It will be available in blue, red, black and white colors and initially will be launched in seven countries Angola, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, and South Africa later this month.

Cost of Huawei 4Afrika Mobile – It will cost near about $150.

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By Justin Ishley

MobiUS smartphone ultrasound hits the market two years too late for relevancy

1 Feb

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Mobisante\’s MobiUS smartphone ultrasound system scored FDA approval back in February, a big step towards getting the product out the door. Now the

Justin Ishley‘s insight:

Mobisante’s MobiUS smartphone ultrasound system scored FDA approval back in February, a big step towards getting the product out the door. The probe and phone together cost $7,495, just a tiny fraction of what traditional ultrasound systems cost.

See on www.engadget.com

The Ivy Guide: A Language Translator

30 Jan

The Ivy Guide is a translator that can translate any language while you are reading. It can be fit over a wide range of pen or pencils.

Features of Ivy Guide

1. Can be adjusted to different types of pen or pencil,

2. sponge with good flexibility,

3. Data transfer with laptop,

4. Contactless charging technology with electromagnetic induction

How it works

1. Hold the button of Ivy Guide and underline the content,

2. Loose the button to get translated content,

3. Press the button again to clear it.

By Justin Ishley