Omron Evolv Blood Pressure Monitor
(MSRP $ 99.99)
Omron Heat Pain Pro TENS
The Evolv by Omron is a new BPM that has all components built into the cuff that you place on your upper arm above your elbow to take your own blood pressure. The unit is a perfect size for travel and home use.
Combines heat and Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) to try and calm nerve and muscle pain by alternating heat for the muscle pain and TENS for the nerve pain into 30 minute treatment sessions. This Omron device lets you select what type of treatment will take place during each 30 minute session.
Switchmate Smart Lighting
Switchmate manufactures inexpensive smart wall switches and electrical outlets that install in seconds. Their products are an inexpensive way of creating the illusion that you are at home when you are out for the evening or away on vacation.
EZVIZ Mini Trooper Security Camera
(MSRP Bundle =s Base Station + One Camera $149.99 Extra Cameras MSRP $79.99 each)
EZVIZ Mini 360 Plus Security Camera (MSRP $79.99)
The mini trooper security camera has its own internal power supply and works with a separate base station.To increase battery life of the Trooper’s internal power source (4 CR 123A Batteries) this camera is always in sleep mode with its Passive Infrared (PIR) sensor active.When PIR picks up body heat it wakes up the camera to record the event.
The Mini 360 Plus is a 1080p Wi-Fi camera that can view 340 degrees of its environment by silently panning around, inside its dome. When you have access to the Internet the app will let you see what your camera is seeing in real time and also let you review what it has seen earlier in the day or past days perhaps back to the day you installed it.
20 Volt Reciprocating/Scroll Saw
The Axis has been designed as a 20 volt scroll saw that converts with the simple press of a large button into a reciprocating saw. It’s unusual because both cutting configurations are equally effective and look just like the two individual power saws that Worx has combined into the Axis. See photos 1, 2, and 3.
Cube Tracker -
Find Lost or Misplaced Items
(MSRP $ 24.95)
You download the app (Cube Tracker) from the Apple App or Android Play store and attach the Cube to your keys or other item. When you can’t find the item that the Cube is attached to you use the app to locate the item. To do this you must be in Bluetooth range so the app can tell the Cube to ring.
Kingston’s Nucleum 7 Ports From 1 USB-C
At CES 2018 Kingston introduced Nucleum. Plug it into any computer with a USB-C port to run your accessories. Use its charging port to charge your MacBook at the same time Nucleum’s other ports are running all your other accessories. The review shows all it can do and includes a link to a video that shows it in action.
OWC Thunderbolt 3
13 Ports From 1 USB-C
OWC Thunderbolt 3 provides connectivity needed if your occupation demands
the full transfer rate of thunderbolt USB-C 40 Gigabits per second - now found on the new iMac and the MacBook Pro. The review shows all it can do and includes a link to a video that shows it in action.
Jabra Elite 65t Earbuds
At CES 2018 Jabra released its newest completely wireless earbuds, the Jabra Elite 65t. These earbuds refine some of the design characteristics and features of their very successful Elite Sport earbuds that were released in 2017. The first thing our testing determined is that the Elite 65t will work equally as well with your Apple or Android smartphone. The full review goes into specific plus and minus features of these earbuds. See photo 1.
Sound Oasis BST-400
Sound Oasis has built the perfect product to blast your music during the day and help you sleep at night. It combines a Bluetooth Speaker with a white noise machine that runs 8 hours of sound masking recordings to help you sleep. Sound Oasis is a company that sells products designed to create the optimal sound conditions for a user to fall and stay asleep.
Black & Decker LCS 1020 20 Volt Max Cordless Chainsaw (MSRP $ 129.99)
My original review of this saw underestimated its capabilities. So this re-write will describe how this saw is much more capable than I originally thought. The last Nor’easter storm that hit the Northeast gave me the opportunity to see how large a cutting job this Black and Decker 20V Max could handle. The largest parts of these trees came close to the maximum 10 inch cutting capacity of the saw and the review describes how well the saw performed.
BeHear Now Can Improve Your Hearing (MSRP $249.00)
The BeHear Now earbuds look like a normal set of Bluetooth wireless buds that you would use for your smartphone or tablet to listen to your music and make phone calls. They do all that quite well but their outstanding feature is they are also a decent digital hearing aid. The engineers at Alango Technologies, in Israel, designed this wireless headset so its built-in microphones and in-ear speakers can improve your hearing.
EARGO Max Hearing Aids Review (MSRP $2,500)
At CES 2018 I talked to the representatives of EARGO about their newest product the EARGO Max.I found their EARGO Max hearing aids, in a sense very similar to a high quality set of fully wireless earbuds. The earbuds boost the volume of your favorite tunes for personal listening and the EARGO Max boost the sound of your natural environment to compensate for your slight loss of hearing.
Ventev Charge Stand Review
Ventev has just released a new fast wireless charging stand that will work with all smartphones that can be wirelessly charged. The charging puck can quickly be relocated in the stand to match the dimensions of your smartphone and it can be used by itself as a charging pad. The charging puck is movable and needs to be dead center on the back of your smartphone for proper charging.
D-Link’s DCS-8525LH Security Camera (MSRP $99.99)
D-Link’s DCS-8525LH-US is a standalone security camera. See photos 1 - 4 in the review. It automatically records motion and stores what it records on a Micro SD card or into a paid cloud storage account that you can setup through the free “mydlink” app that you download from the Apple or Android store
CPR Call Blocker V5000 Review (MSRP $99.99)
The CPR Call Blocker V5000 makes it easy for you to block calls if you have caller ID from your landline provider. Caller ID is required for the product to work! The V5000 is pre-programmed with 5000 known robocall numbers. Even before I added any numbers to the call blocker, the number of unwanted calls was greatly reduced.
CPR Call Blocker V10000 Review (MSRP $110.00)
The CPR Call Blocker V10000 has just been released and it has some advanced blocking features not found on the V5000. If you have caller ID from your landline provider, this call blocker can be set to only allow you to receive calls from your allow list of phone numbers.
Double the number of pre-programmed blocked numbers (10000) + the old features + 3 new features.
Wirelessly Charging with the YOOLOX K10 (MSRP $ 99.00)
The If your smartphone can be wirelessly charged you might want a new backup battery that can wirelessly charge it. I am glad to report that their 10K wireless charging battery had plenty of quick wireless charging power that was not disrupted by a thick protective case or charging more than one device at the same time.
BackBeat Pro 2 Special Edition
With Active Noise Cancellation (MSRP $ 249.99)
The Pro 2 features include extremely long battery life (up to 24 hours per charge). An automatic pause and resume sensor for music and video. See photo 1. When you take these headphones off your head your iPhone, iPad, or Android equivalent senses that you have stopped listening and automatically pauses your show or tunes until you place the headphones back on your head.
Portable Power Outlet (MSRP $179.99)
Adventure Ultra (MSRP $129.99)
The MyCharge Portable Power Outlet and the Adventure Ultra are actually AC portable rechargeable wall outlet equivalents that are designed to run all kinds of electrical devices. You can use them indoors or outdoors whenever a normal electrical outlet is not available. They can run all kinds of devices that you would normally plug into a home wall outlet.
Razor Mega Review (MSRP $69.99)
The Razor Mega is a backup charger with an extremely large 20,100 mAh lithium polymer battery. The two USB ports on the Razor Mega have 2.4 amp outputs and its two USB-A ports you can easily charge two devices at the same time. With a 20,100mAh internal battery it might have enough power to recharge your cellphone 10 times before it needs to be recharged.
Combo G4 Lens Review (MSRP $69.99)
The lenses are designed to attach to a Universal Clip attachment that clips on top of your smartphone camera. The lens is able to be used on all smartphone devices; some of the most popular phones it works with is iPhone and Samsung. What is also cool about the design is that you can clip the lens onto either side of your phone, if you want to take a selfie on the rear camera or with the front.
Canceling Headphones (MSRP $199.00)
The ATH-ANC700BT noise canceling headphones, see photo 1, only have one visible button, which is the turn on switch. You control all its settings by touching or sliding your fingers on the outer surface of the left or right ear cups. You control all its settings by touching or sliding your fingers on the outer surface of the left or right ear cups.
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Currant Smart Outlet ($59.99)
Currant is a smart block, with two electrical outlets, that is designed to help you understand a part of your electric bill. You plug it into an electrical outlet in your home and then plug electrical devices into its outlets. It is designed to monitor how much electrical energy is being consumed by the items you plugged in.
MyCharge-UnPlugged 10K (MSRP $69.99)
The MYCharge UnPlugged 10K has a very large 10,000mAh internal rechargeable battery that can deliver 10 watts of power to quickly recharge your Qi enabled devices. It is not only Qi certified, it also meets Apple and Samsung’s quick charging standards. To use it you just need to place your Qi enabled device on top of this powerbank.
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