After seeing the stats for this particular page, I’ve decided that posting separate tech news here takes more time than it’s worth. So, I’m going to start including the daily on-air “Tech This Out” story in the regular daily blog from here forward. 🙂
Art can really make a difference in a room. It can set a tone, add some color, pull together a look with your furniture, or just show off something that you love. But you can’t hang every piece of art you love, and sometimes you change your mind and want to change the whole look of a room…. and a new art display called Canvia can keep up with whatever you want to do.
This would have been so perfect for me to have as a kid when I was learning how to solve a Rubik’s cube. The GoCube is a Bluetooth-connected Rubik’s Cube that teaches you how to solve it… and lets you battle other cubers online. Check it out at getgocube.com
There’s nothing worse than paying a bunch of money to see a movie and then having someone talking right behind you, or making loud candy wrapper noises, or chewing popcorn with their mouth open right next to you. It ruins the whole experience and might make you miss some parts of the movie. So a company called SoundFi is rolling out this new technologythat would allow you to immerse yourself in 3D audio sound and block out the rest of the theater noise.
There’s a new fitness tracker that could be the best way to monitor your fitness and help you get in shape. It’s called the Naked 3D Fitness Tracker and it combines two things we all use when we’re trying to get fit… a scale and a mirror. Check it out at naked.fit.
Talking on the phone is becoming many people’s least favorite way of communicating, but sometimes you have to have a voice to voice conversation… like when you’re calling customer service. And the hardest part of that phone call is sitting on hold forever waiting for a human to pick up. That’s where the site Get Human.com can help. They’ll wait on hold for you.
Fortnite is the hottest video game out there right now, and to hang in there and continue playing, some kids need a little help. So parents are shelling out about $20 an hour for Fortnite tutors to turn their kids into winners.
Restaurant could soon be using facial recognition technologyto remember your favorite meals there or how you like your burger. These new ordering kiosks will remember your face so it can suggest that same thing you had last time and save you a few steps in ordering.
If you don’t want to spend a fortune going somewhere exotic on vacation, you can now have yourself photoshopped into a photo from anywhere in the world. Krome Photos can put you in front of the Eiffel Tower or in the basket of a hot air balloon for $12 or less per photo. Perfect for fooling instagram, but you can’t fool yourself!