Charlotte Figi: The First Child to be Featured on the High Times Cover Hits Stands on November 13th

High Times today announced that for the first time, the magazine would feature a child on the cover as part of the Female 50 issue. The High Times cover will feature Charlotte Figi, the namesake of cannabis strain Charlotte’s Web and the market pioneer and leader of hemp-based extract CBD products by the same name.

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Harmony Helper Unveils First App to Give Singers a 24/7 Digital Rehearsal Room

Announced today, Harmony Helper, the app that provides singers a 24/7 digital rehearsal room anytime & anywhere, launched their of the first and only product that adds customizable sheet music scanning to simplify practicing. The app is free to download and allows singers that cannot afford a vocal coach or rehearsal space to develop the skill levels they need. Based on patented technology, the app is the first comprehensive, easy-to-use learning tool that features accurate real-time feedback, vocal part customization, pitch tracking, record/playback, and vocal part volume control.

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NVIDIA Launches Next Generation SHIELD TV

Today, NVIDIA unveiled the next generation of the SHIELD™ TV, delivering the most 4K HDR entertainment in a streaming media player with Google Assistant built-in. The two new SHIELD models are the SHIELD TV and SHIELD TV Pro. Delivering up to more than 25% more performance than the previous model, the new Tegra® X1+ processor helps bring to life Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. Its computational prowess dramatically improves picture quality by using AI to upscale HD video streams into 4K resolution.

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Augmented Reality Turns American Cities into Live MONOPOLY Gameboards to Help People Grow Their Fortune

Most of us have played the Monopoly board game and maybe even the McDonald’s Monopoly contest but Augmented Reality is taking the game a step further! As of October 19th through October 28th, Ally Financial is launching Ally + MONOPOLY, turning six U.S. (New York, Detroit, Chicago, Charlotte, Dallas and Seattle) cities into a live board game via markerless AR to promote financial literacy in a fun and engaging way.  Just go to PlayAlly.com and you will get right into the game.

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LG G8X ThinQ™ Dual Screen Phone Pre-Order Coming Soon

LG’s first Dual Screen, the LG G8X ThinQ™ Dual Screen that was unveiled at Mobile World Conference (MWC) 2019 in Barcelona will soon be available for pre-order! With the improvement of the additional 2.1-inch cover display the new design now lets users check the time, date, battery charge, notifications and other useful information without opening the Dual Screen. The 6.4″ OLED FHD FullVision™ Display delivers high-quality content with clarity, contrast and vibrant color on a device that’s nearly all screen.

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Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses Now Support Real-time Multilingual Language Transcription by the Zoi Meet App

Vuzix® Corporation, a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology, has announced the availability of the Zoi Meet real-time transcription app on the Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses. Zoi Meet is an AI Meeting Platform that transcribes important conversations and turns meeting highlights into actionable items to increase follow-up activity and reduce the administrative workload. New users can now receive an instant translation of everything that is being said in one of the twelve languages offered.

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Living in Digital Times Announces the Year’s Top Trends for CES 2020

Announced today, Living In Digital Times (LIDT), unveiled the Year’s Top Lifestyle and Health Tech Trends to be Discussed & Featured at CES 2020. Living In Digital Times (LIDT) is a series of conferences and events presented in partnership with CES to highlight the most innovative trends and topics as they apply to consumer’s lifestyles. During CES from January 7- 10, 2020, LIDT will showcase 350 new products and 400 conference speakers. Trends in artificial intelligence, AR and VR, robotics, IoT devices, voice-enabled devices, and more will be discussed in the context of what they bring to areas like health, banking and finance, kids and families and accessories.

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Fashion Recap: Meals Clothing’s Presentation At Various Small Fires Gallery in LA

In conjunction with Vegan Fashion Week, on October 12th Meals Clothing launched its first presentation ‘COCKTAIL PARTY’ at Various Small Fires, an art gallery in West Hollywood. With the theme of Meals Clothing “Wear What You Eat” the show was a fashion-forward food inspired success. The show was styled by legendary LA stylist, Shirley Kurata, and featured a food-centerpiece and delicious agar-agar pouches by ascendant food artist, Nünchi. The debut collection was further highlighed by wild make-up from Holly Silius and colorful mescal cocktails from El Silencio.

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Sony Announces Playstation 5 Updates for the Holiday 2020 Launch

Yesterday it was announced and shared via Sony’s Playstation Blog that their next-generation console will be called PlayStation 5, and we’ll be launching in time for Holiday 2020. WIRED magazine covered these updates and more in a story that posted yesterday. Per Sony’s post, the “more” refers to a preview of the new controller that will ship with PlayStation 5. One of Sony’s goals with the next generation is to deepen the feeling of immersion when you play games. The new controller is to reimagine how the sense of touch can add to that immersion.

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Cleer Audio Launches New Flow II Noise Canceling Over-Ear Headphones

The new Cleer’s Flow II Wireless Headphones are best-in-class noise-canceling over-ear headphones with up to 20 hours playback. The Flow II headphones offer both an ambient aware and noise-canceling mode, as well as a Google Assistant voice interface. Flow II is quick charging and just five minutes yields a full extra hour of playback life.

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