5 Cool Gadgets That You Can Buy Right Away
Our world is ever changing, these transformations range from how we consume things to what we wear and how we think. The only union where the entire world unites is convergence in technology. From AI powered robots to drones to changing how humans feel, Here is a list of devices that were once just a dream or an imagination. Today they’re a reality and this reality can be owned at a fairly small price.
1)Fitbit Charge HR Heart Rate and Activity Wristband
Fitbit is a company that offers wearable devices to promote healthy lifestyle. Founded by James Park and Eric Friedman the company went public in June last year. This particular device measures heart rate, tracks distance travelled, calories burned, has a caller ID which sends notifications to your watch, tracks your exercises, and also monitors your sleep and sets a silent alarm. These stats can be synced with your smartphone or desktop and can be monitored live.
2) Ski Recon Mod Live GPS HUD
This device is specifically designed for fitness enthusiasts and athletes. The gadget attaches to any Recon goggles and gives the user realtime information, direct to eye. The startup was acquired by Intel in June 2015 for $175 million, this vancouver based startup also saw participation of Motorola in its first round of funding.
3) Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadcopter – Sand
This drone was featured at the CES 2016 which happened in LA, the company is one of the first ones to enter the drone industry and its AR Drone 2.0 brings lots of technology with it. This drone works with a WiFi using an app that’s available for iOS and Android powered devices. The device works outside as well as inside, also the device can be controlled by many devices like Nvidia Shield control, Epson Moverio display, Thalmic Myo armband, Zeiss Vision Cinemizer OLED glasses, and Microsoft surface 2.
4) Skeye- The smallest drone in the world
If you’ve never experienced flying a drone, this is the right device for you. It’s a mini drone with a HD camera, also its 4 coreless motors gives you the versatility to perform expert takeoffs and vertical climbs. Just insert a MicroSD card and experience the bird’s eye view from your quadcopter. It comes with a camera with LED lights allowing the user to nightfly the drone.
5) Scanmarker Air
How cool would it be if we were just able to select something from the physical world and display on our screens wirelessly. With the Scanmarker Air you can capture, digitize, organize and share text from any paper document, transferring it wirelessly to your computer or smartphone – anywhere, anytime. This device supports iOS, Android, Windows and Mac platforms.