Sony makes noise with loudspeaker launch
The speaker not only plays music, it also functions as an alarm clock and can pull data from a paired smartphone to recite the weather forecast, read messages or voice entries from the user's schedule. And it can even move to the music, although what ...
July 14, 2015
The Hardest Hike In America? We Backpack The Sierra High Route
The Sony A7S's specialised sensor was designed to provide maximum sensitivity for capturing the stars at night. (30 seconds, f/5.6, ISO 16,000). A full night's . The next several kilometres of travel were relatively uneventful, that is until we ...
July 17, 2015
Android Wear Guide: Part II – The Best Android Wear Watch
The Moto 360 uses induction charging by way of a special dock that lets you set the watch on its side as a makeshift alarm clock at night – although there's no physical connector on it at all. The first Android Wear device to use the lauded circular ...
Derby photographer Mark Averill loves capturing life through a lens
I brought a little Sony compact camera before I went to watch England in Frankfurt at the opening game of the 2006 World Cup and enjoyed snapping then. We had great seats near the pitch, so I took a With my busy day job, I try to have a lie-in at ...
June 29, 2015
Alarm clock lets partner carry on sleeping even when 'snuggling'
Taylor Mitchell, 32, software expert at Lucera Labs, said: “Many of us start our days jolted out of bed, being blared at by a smartphone or alarm clock. If you've ever gone camping, you know that your body naturally eases out of sleep as the sunlight ...
April 6, 2015
Hip-Hop Sounds Off on Charleston: The White Supremacy and the Right to Bear Arms
8. Sony Alarm Clock. via Amazon. This cube alarm clock is so sharp, getting out of bed is almost fun. Almost. Alarm Clock Radio by Sony, $25.00, Amazon.com. 9. Cord Taco. via Huckaberry.com. Tacos are cool. Messy cables are not. Organizing your messy ...
June 23, 2015
The Cartel That Makes Sure Airplane Tickets Never Get Cheaper
So deregulation achieved its purpose of democratizing air travel, but also for the airlines led to what economists call “wealth destruction.” In 2012, until now regarded as a pretty good year, on domestic U.S. routes the airlines earned just $4 for ...
June 22, 2015
Sony Mobile Communications Inc. “We thought it would be interesting to add communication elements,” said Hiroshi Iwata, head of companion product planning Tokyo at Sony Mobile. Sony’s new Smart Bluetooth Speaker BSP60 is a spherical stereo loudspeaker with two pop-up ears, which weighs 349 grams. The speaker not only plays music, it also functions as an alarm clock and can pull data from a paired smartphone to recite the weather forecast, read messages or voice entries from the user’s schedule. And it can even move to the music, although what Sony describes as a “dance” is merely one preprogrammed movement. The product is aimed at “people who enjoy music and have speakers and use them everyday,” said Iwata, explaining that functions such as voice control might make users “feel closer” to the device. Call it cute, call it odd, but its round shape and ears have led some online commentators to compare it to the Haro robot from popular anime ‘Gundam. For instance, when an alarm goes off, the speaker will recite the.
Only about 60km of the 320km route are on-trail. When High Route hikers do make their way along the beaten path, oftentimes they will be on the JMT. So, what exactly is the Sierra High Route. Both run South-North through the Sierra Nevada. Both clock in at about 320km. Both share the same resupply points. And, for about 50km, they even share the same path. Sierra High Route hikers spend more time on rock than they do on dirt. Where the JMT dips low, the SHR stays high, rarely dropping below the treeline. with the exception of just a couple of nights, we slept above 3000m. The SHR rarely touches trail. instead of relying on a well-worn path, trekkers must travel cross country, navigating rugged terrain that requires as much climbing as it does hiking. With more than 30 mountain passes on the route, most ranging from Class 2-3 (non-technical climbing that often requires the use of hands to overcome obstacles) we spent more time on granite than on dirt. Gil takes a look out over Upper Basin from the top of Frozen Lakes Pass. You want to do a long trek through the Sierra Nevada, but you don’t want to deal with crowds on the JMT. You want to experience places that are off the beaten path — actually, you want to go to places that aren’t on the path at all.
Given that the functionality of Android Wear is mostly consistent across devices you don’t necessarily lose any core experience from one watch to the other. Below are detailed all the smartwatches running Android Wear available to buy right now. The G Watch uses a cradle to charge and connect to a computer – there’s no direct USB connection on the device. LG claims it’s IP67 certified for dust and water – what this means is that it is completely protected from contact to dust and can even survive in up to 1M of water. The LG G Watch is one of the most iconic Android Wear devices around, in no small part thanks to the name of it. Reminiscent of the old T-Mobile G phone designations and their own G3 phone, the G Watch was also one of the first devices to use... Released on the same date as the Samsung Gear Live, these were the launch devices for Android Wear, with the G Watch being the slightly cheaper version. The G Watch is currently still one of your cheapest entries into the world of Android Wear. LG G Watch R Much like the original G Watch, the Watch R does not have a dedicated USB port and must be connected to a dock for charging purposes – again it’s a physical connection.
Sony makes noise with loudspeaker launch
it also functions as an alarm clock and can pull data from a paired smartphone to recite the weather forecast, read messages or voice entries from the user’s schedule. And it can even move to the music, although what Sony describes as a “dance” is ...
July 15, 2015
spalvierdelciotto designs a LED desk lamp for lexon
a workable desk is only as good as the lamp that lights it. lexon asked spalvierdelciotto in 2014 to design an affordable LED light fixture worthy of a great work space. the focal points of ‘yari’ are the thin materials, effortless convenience details ...
May 18, 2015
The Alarm Clock: Evolved, Early Black Friday Sales, and More Deals
Philips' line of wake-up lights have been incredibly popular among our readers, and it's no wonder why; they can change your life. Today on Amazon, the entry-level model is marked down to just $50, less than $2 short of its all time-low. Just be sure to ...
November 24, 2014
The JBL Horizon Charges Your iPhone, Streams Music And, Oh Yeah, Is An Alarm Clock
In addition, it has an LED light that slowly brightens to help you ease out of sleep and into your workday, a nice touch. As for the sound, you have, of course, JBL quality behind this particular alarm clock. But what about that Bluetooth device?
November 17, 2014
JBL Horizon Bluetooth Alarm Clock Radio
The new $100 JBL Horizon clock radio provides a multi-sensory ambient glow of LED lights, Bluetooth streaming, USB charging, and stereo sound. Two separate alarms, customizable for you or your partner, wake you to one of several original digital alarm ...
November 13, 2014
Travel Alarm Clock with Dual LED Flashlight an essential traveling tool
Forget about relying on the hotel’s wake-up call – you might want to settle for the $39.99 Travel Alarm Clock with Dual LED Flashlight instead. As its name suggests, the Travel Alarm Clock with Dual LED Flashlight will not only be able to help you get ...
May 25, 2014
Wake Up Like a Human, iPhone 5c, IPS Displays, SodaStream
If you're still waking up every morning to a shrill alarm clock, you owe it to yourself to give a wake-up light a try. Gizmodo has wholeheartedly recommended this Philips model in the past, and you can get it for only $52 today after clipping the $10 coupon.
April 23, 2014