HP and Girl Rising Announce Partnership on International Day of the Girl

October 11th celebrates International Day of the Girl which is an annual day aimed to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. In conjunction with this special day, HP Inc. and nonprofit Girl Rising have announced the launch of new curriculum and technology solutions that will equip up to ten million students and teachers.

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Morpher Folding Helmet: The Space Saving Helmet for Commuters and Travelers

Wearing a helmet while riding can save your life, in fact, one global study found that wearing a helmet reduces the risk of major head injuries by nearly 70%. Morpher, the multi-award-winning flat-folding bike helmet was invented to encourage more people, particularly those that ride for commuting, leisure or sightseeing, to wear head protection and improve their safety on the streets.

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UMBRO KAIXI: The Interchangeable, Sustainable and Cruelty-free Handbag System

Announced this week, UMBRO KAIXI, a handbag startup specializing in interchangeable, sustainable and cruelty-free handbags, will launch its Kickstarter campaign on Oct. 15, 2019. UMBRO KAIXI handbags are a modern interpretation of the classics, breaking the traditional making of a handbag to develop a new, secure, interchangeable and customizable handbag system. UMBRO KAIXI aims to create a perfect harmony between style and sustainability through the unique design and use of cruelty-free and eco-friendly sourced materials.

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GWD Bio-Intelligence Announces Their New HiiDii Smart Glasses

Today, GWD Bio-Intelligence (GWDBI) just launched its first-of-its-kind hands-free pair of glasses, the HiiDii smart glasses, on Kickstarter. The innovative smart glasses allow users to multi-task across their devices without ever touching a screen. Every app, document and chat service can be opened at a glance, alleviating of device switching. Users can even answer their phones without reaching for it.

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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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Levitating Sculptures by Levitating X: The Newest “Tech Art” For Your Home

The newest gravity-defying works of art by Levitating X showcases the largest and heaviest objects ever levitated using a single standalone device. Using state of the art 3D printing technology and electromagnetic suspension, the new collection features three distinctly upscale pieces. The Sitting Buddha, the Firebowl and the Polystone are all meant to create a different environment and statements in your home.

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Swytch Technology Launches The World’s Smallest and Lightest eBike Kit

Swytch Technology, a London based tech-startup, has just launched the world’s smallest and lightest universally compatible eBike conversion kit in Indiegogo. The Swytch Kit transforms any bicycle into a premium quality eBike. The Kit consists of a compact and lightweight hub motor wheel (1.5kg) that replaces the original front wheel, and a palm-sized power pack (1.5kg) that fits to the handlebars (total weight 3kg).

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Hi-Tech Chic’s Guide of Merchandise and Sites of That Give Back for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

We are now at the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) month where throughout the month of October there are various campaigns and companies raising awareness. A scary statistic, especially as a woman, is to know one in eight women will be affected by breast cancer in their lifetime. Listed below, we have compiled a list of brands donating to BCA and links for those wanting to contribute to this very important cause.

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Atari® Announces New Partnership With Antstream Arcade To Deliver Thousands Of Retro Games To The Atari VCS™ Video Computer System

In March of 2020 Atari®, the iconic consumer brand and interactive entertainment producer, returns to the living room with its newest modern gaming and video computer system, the Atari VCS™. Atari® has just announced a partnership with the retro gaming platform Antstream Arcade. This partnership brings an enhanced and exclusive “Atari Edition” of Antstream’s game streaming service to the upcoming Atari VCS™ home gaming and entertainment system. 

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beam Launches New Pop-Up CBD Shop in Downtown Austin

Today, beam, a Massachusetts-based wellness company specializing in pharmaceutical-grade CBD products, opened its doors in downtown, Austin, Texas. Founded by former professional athletes Matt Lombardi (NHL) and Kevin Moran (MLB), beam offers a line of organic, pharmaceutical-grade CBD products with 100% of THC content removed by proprietary extraction process.

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