Today YEVO Labs, a Stockholm-based innovation lab born from the creators of Happy Plugs, announced the availability of its flagship product, YEVO 1. This new generation of smart headphones are engineered using Near-Field Magnetic Induction (NFMI) pairing technology which sets them apart from other Bluetooth-connected wireless devices. Continue Reading →
Today BrightCharger®, a company from Helsinki, Finland, launched their Indiegogo campaign with a goal of $10,000 to be reached over the next month. In their first hours of launching the Indiegogo campaign they have already raised $3,918 leaving only $6,082 needed to reach their goal within the month. Continue Reading →
I tried on the Helix Cuff by Ashley Chloe during the Consumer Electronic Show in January 2017 and instantly fell in love with the product. Since then I kept following up with the kind staff at Ashley Chloe on when they would send review units and my tenacity worked! I finally received the Helix Cuff for a product review. Continue Reading →
This year saw 180,539 complete the challenge and a further 276,818 cycle commute activities uploaded to Strava on Thursday May 11th around the globe. In doing so, Strava commuters logged a total of 3.3 million miles on Global Bike to Work Day.
Key Statiscs from Global Bike to Work Day include:
- 276,818 commute activities were logged on Strava around the globe
- Global Bike to Work Day cyclists commuted 3.3 million miles on Thursday, May 11, 2017
- Cyclists from 170 countries participated in the global event
- 1,580 tons of carbon emissions were offset on the day
Vera Bradley partners with the NEW TLC reality competition series Girl Starter, described as a blend of reality hits such as “Shark Tank,” “The Apprentice,” “Project Runway” and “American Idol,” produced by Al Roker’s production company (AL Roker Entertainment), the show is aimed at empowering young female entrepreneurs ages 18-24 and those interested in supporting their dreams.
The competition follows six steps of early phase business building, from ideation through pitch and features entertaining challenges, vibrant guest stars and a grand price of $100,000 in funding and services. The Girl Starter x Vera Bradley episode will air TOMORROW night (Friday, May 19th at 7pm EST on TLC) and features Vera Bradley Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Barbara Bradley Baekgaard as a guest judge.
Source: Vera Bradley, Girl Starter, TLC
Mother’s Day is this weekend and you still have time to get something online for the mom in your life. This years Mother’s Day gift guide is a great blend of fashion and technology more so than previous years guides. It also includes low budget items as well as high-end products.
Below is our 2017 Mother’s Day annual guide with links and pricing:
Recently New Zealand Importer Pacific Resources International introduced their new Cruelty-Free Manuka Honey Lip Balm made from all natural organic ingredients. Though this lip balm is an inexpensive gift if you pair it with the other body care Manuka honey products you will have a nice unique gift for moms that likes organic or natural products. What makes the Manuka Honey Body Care products unique is that the honey is from New Zealand and imported directly to the United States. To check out all their body care products or to purchase click here. Continue Reading →
DALLAS, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Parks Associates announced new numbers today showing adoption of smart speakers with personal assistants, including Amazon Echo, Dot, or Tap, or Google Home, is 10-11% of U.S. broadband households. The IoT research firm also estimates that in 2020, annual sales in this product category will exceed 50 million units. Parks Associates will examine voice control as part of the smart home and consumer-based IoT at CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference on May 23-25 in San Francisco. Continue Reading →
FoodFaves is a new mobile app where foodies connect with pictures of delicious food posted by nearby restaurants, and they share those pictures with followers. All pics are tagged with address, map and miles radius to that restaurant. FoodFaves’ algorithm is your personal dining assistant that gets to know what foods you like, where you live/work and helps you identify pics of amazing food and how to go get it! Continue Reading →
Groove Life has launched the new Groove Try On program. Buyers now have the opportunity to try 5 Rings for 5 Days for Free. Customers select 5 rings to try on for fit and style, keep their favorites, and return the rest for free with a prepaid shipping label (Initial cost: $1.99). Continue Reading →