Big Ideas in Small Packages
Did you know that the first cell phone (way back in 1973) weighed a whooping 2.5 lbs? That’s over 10 times more than the iphone-5 (weighing approx. 3.95 ounces). In 40 years we turned a “brick” with 20 minutes of battery life into a pocket sized consumer necessity with a depth of 0.3 inches. Advancements in technology have allowed developers & manufactures to cut the bulk out of today’s consumer electronics, bring on simplified form and refined function. Check out these revolutionary products that defy-convention through convenience and discretion.
The Misfit Shine is a water resistant, personal activity tracker that clasps on anywhere. The Shine is carved out of aircraft-grade aluminum and a battery that lasts for 4 months.
Forget about small- the Leap Motion is practically invisible. By sensing your hand movements, the Leap Motion Controller allows you to interact with your computer with a simple wave of your hand.Like touch screen…without the touch. Now available for pre-order.
Samsung’s 55-inch Super OLED television. At only 4 millimeters thick (one-sixth of an inch), Samsung’s 55-inch Super OLED TV is the world’s thinnest tv for it’s size. Expected to come out this year, this razon thin TV will feature a dual-core processor and full 3D support.
The Mophie Juice Pack Helium for iPhone 5 is an ultra-thin, protective case adding 80% more battery life with the flip of a switch. The Helium is the thinnest and lightest Juice Pack-14% thinner than the iPhone 4 version-at 0.59 inch thick and 2.4 ounces, and is recommended by PCmag.com at the best choice when it comes to iPhone battery cases, earning an Editor’s Choice Award.