December 29, 2010
Many of our older reader might remember growing up, throwing an endless amount of quarters into the jukebox at the local pub. No need anymore as the IntelliTracks Digital Jukebox ($4,995) brings the jukebox into the 21st century. The Digital Jukebox utilizes an AMD Dual Core 3800+ Processor, 1GB Ram, Wifi and a 320GB Hard Drive for storage up to 50,000 songs and can access any online music service. An 8in LCD displays artist and track information while a second 15in touch screen LCD gives users access to all their entire music collection. The IntelliTracks Digital Jukebox is perfect addition to any room in the house, especially for those lucky readers with home bars.
December 26, 2010
Ultrasone EDITION 10 Headphones ($2,749) are made in Bavaria by hand. The total quantity is limited to 2010 pieces. These newly developed headphones provide unlimited air-quality 3-dimensional sound and artfully combined the latest technology with pure luxury. Best materials skillfully wrap their latest findings in technology and equipment for open sound. The creation of an entirely new headphone design is always a promising challenge. The wide range of shapes, materials and technologies opens the possibility of real to design a unique product. Enjoy the know-how and the passion Ultrasone headphones as the specialist in this open edition has incorporated. Any Edition 10 headphones are made with care and provided with its own serial number. Thus, each copy of a limited kind. The Edition 10 is the first open headphones from Ultrasone Edition. The revolutionary design and unique styling has been visually indicate the existing aerial dynamics. The ear capsule development is the shape of butterfly wings to reason, with this lightweight airiness was introduced in the implementation of the design. Ultrasone headphones is also available at this guarantees the best sound and highest quality material selection. Ethiopian fine brown long hair sheep leather is used for the earbuds and the relationship of the headband. This high-quality leather provides perfect day comfort. The ear cups are connected to the precious metal ruthenium-coated finish. The warm colors of this high-quality coating to impress with elegance, but also with very long-lived properties. Hand-crafted inlays adorn Zebrano wood ear capsules in a very special form. The aluminum-Head, designed specifically for the Ultrasone Edition series offers lightweight stability, which provides maximum comfort. More photos.
August 11, 2009
About the size of a normal remote but with more features including a touch screen. It also has a RF to IR blaster to control everything at once. The IR blaster goes in front of your massive collection of audio equipment (you DO have a massive collection, right?) and converts the RF signals into IR blasted in every direction. This way you don’t have to have your cabinets open blocking the pathway and even be able to control things behind you. The draw back is that it costs a whopping $400, but if you have that kind of money laying around in change in your room or something might as well get it. Well, get it changed into bills first.
March 11, 2009
The Linksys Media Hub is a streamlined Network Attached Storage. It has a unique and simple user interface, allowing anyone to use and share it. The NAS comes in 500GB ($350, $300 w/ No LCD) and 1TB ($430) sizes; all with and extra bay for another drive, as well as usb port for external drives. All models but the no LCD model come with multi-memory card readers.
March 4, 2009
The OmegaPlex Ultra High Definition Multi Monitor is truly a marvel of modern technology. Optimized for ultra high definition viewing capabilities with an incredible 27.6 million pixels, this setup is something the world has never seen before. Uses for this product are only limited to your imagination, whether it be high definition, gaming or watching movies, your eyes will never be disappointed to look at this beautiful collage of screens. Cinemassive boasts its new low price of $12,999 for the 12 screen setup, including a 3 year warranty to cover anything that could possible go wrong. The OmegaPlex is also fully customizable, easily changing from a family room pleasure experience into a professional workstation. Regardless of the steep price, it is safe to say that this product is the most sophisticated of its kind.
March 3, 2009
Truly a marvel of modern technology, the Philips Cinema 21:9 high definition television is unlike anything the world has seen. Most new televisions on the market today are sporting a traditional 16:9 aspect ratio. Philips’ new product smashes the competition with a whopping 21:9 aspect ratio offering a much higher resolution and more realistic images. The Cinema also has a built in feature to detect ambient light and adjust the brightness, contrast, and color saturation to provide the best possible performance in any room. Retailing at US $5,044, the new Philips Cinema is a must have for any television enthusiast. See the image gallery.
March 2, 2009
Lit Studios have now taken the production of mirrors to a new dizzying heights. The brainchild of Alpay Kasal and Sam Ewen, is an interactive mirror which uses Human Computer Interaction technology. Using your finger like a mouse you can manipulate the mirror to see what clothes would look like on you, play games, or you can decorate it to match any room. At the moment the only way to get hold of one is to contact Lit Studios as no cost or retail information is available. Photos of it in use.
January 28, 2009
The most affordable and innovative thing at the Consumer Electronics Show this year were ACOUSTIBUDS ($20). They are silicone adapters that fit onto any earphone, and they are acoustically engineered to enrich bass, middle and upper range frequencies. Not to mention they fit your ear better, and are less likely to fall out. More pictures.
January 5, 2009
The GenevaSound Home Theater is yet another all-in-one tv stand. The sleek piano-lacquered wooden cabinet houses a 700-watt amplifier, 7 speakers, a 12-inch subwoofer, CD player, FM radio, and an integrated iPod/iPhone dock. All that could be yours for a cool $4,000, and yes, it is available in the USA. Black doesn’t match the rest of your house? try it in white.
December 31, 2008
The Authentic Boardwalk Photo Booth ($11,000) is capable of taking a four-frame strip of pictures in 16 seconds. It used a thermal printer exclusively designed by Polaroid, so there is no ink or chemicals to replace (only paper). The photo booth comes with 2 rolls of film, enough for 3,200 photos.