Each year Lioness brings you the must-have gadgets, tech tools and software in our annual tech issue. This year is no different. Here are the 25 coolest gadgets of 2015!
Apple Watch introduces revolutionary technologies including the Digital Crown, an innovative way to scroll, zoom and navigate fluidly without obstructing the display. You can still send messages, read email, listen to music and answer calls to your iPhone right from your wrist. The Activity app on iPhone also collects your activity and workout data from Apple Watch so you can see your history in greater detail. Apple Watch uses this history to suggest personalized activity goals, reward fitness milestones and keep you motivated.
Tangled wires? Earbuds falling out? Juggling where to put your phone while working out so that you can listen to your favorite tunes and exercise? That’s no longer a problem. Introducing the 1 Voice Headband — a sports headband with built-in Bluetooth earbuds that stream high quality music from any of your portable devices.
Mother and her Motion Cookies are a family of smart versatile sensors that take care of your fitness, your well-being, your comfort, your safety and much more. A single product for all the family’s needs. Receive notifications when something that matters to you happens. Notifications are sent according to your preferences on your Smartphone, by SMS, by Phone Calls or email. You can use it to be alerted when your children come home after school, to remember to take medication, keep an eye precious objects, measure room temperature and more.
- Eyn cellphone storage case
Eyn is a genius little phone case with hidden storage that holds your daily essentials all in one place. It holds everything you need — phone, cash, cards, identification, keys, tickets, lip balm, mints, and other must-haves — in one magic little compartment.
What do you get when you cook with precision sensors and more computing power than some laptops? The June Oven. It comes with a full HD camera to recognize food and stream live video to your smartphone. It also has wifi connectivity and a built in scale. June is engineered for precision heating. Like cruise control on your car, June continually calculates the power needed to maintain a constant temperature. Food cooks faster while using less energy than traditional ovens.
Apple unveiled an all-new News app designed to deliver the best news reading experience on any mobile device. Available with iOS 9 this fall for iPhone and iPad, News combines the visually rich layout of a magazine with the immediacy and customization of digital media. News follows over a million topics and pulls relevant stories based on your specific interests that can be easily shared or saved for later — without compromising your privacy. News is powered by the new custom-designed Apple News Format, a digital publishing format that allows publishers to create layouts. Publishers Condé Nast, ESPN, The New York Times, Hearst, Time Inc., CNN and Bloomberg, have already joined.
Windows 10 comes with Microsoft Edge, an all-new browser. Write2 or type notes directly on webpages and share them with others and with Cortana3 enabled, you get instant access to key actions—like making reservations or reading reviews—without leaving the page you’re on. You can even create virtual desktops.
In a pot or in the ground, the Parrot Flower Power monitors and analyzes the four parameters essential to your plant’s health: sunlight, temperature, moisture and fertilizer. Whenever your Flower Power detects that your attention is needed, you will receive notification on your smartphone or tablet (check compatibility for your device) which uses Bluetooth Smart to connect to Flower Power. You will know when to water them, add fertilizer, or repot your plant to ensure its well-being.
The Coolest steps up the fun level of any outdoor gathering. Nothing tastes better on a hot day than a blended drink, and nothing draws a crowd like good music! To get your party on the road, we’ve created the world’s first rolling cooler with a built-in blender, Bluetooth speakers, and all the other nice touches you’ve been hoping for (but never found) on your average coolers.
3Doodler is the world’s first and only 3D Printing Pen. Using ABS plastic (the material used by many 3D printers), 3Doodler draws in the air or on surfaces. It’s compact and easy to use, and requires no software or computers. You just plug it into a power socket and can start drawing anything within minutes.
The Anova Precision Cooker is the perfect device for the home chef. Anova is a sous vide immersion circulation that works by circulating water at a constant temperature in a pot. It’s important for the water to circulate, as this ensures a consistent temperature throughout. To cook sous vide, you first seal your food in a plastic bag using either a vacuum sealer or a Ziploc bag. Then, submerge the bag into the heated water bath for a period of time. The Anova Culinary App pairs with the Anova Precision Cooker. This all-in-one sous vide resource allows you to operate your device from your phone, browse our library of incredible sous vide recipes from some of the world’s top chefs, authors, bloggers, and editors.
Plug in your phone, snap a picture, and get a printed photo in seconds. Prynt, the first ever instant camera case for smartphones, is easy to use. The case is simple — no ink, wifi or bluetooth — and is compatible with iOS and Android phones.
The Omni takes virtual reality to the next level— allowing anyone to stand up and traverse virtual worlds with the natural use of their own feet. The Omni is the first virtual reality interface for moving freely and naturally in your favorite game.
The Rocketbook system is a combination of a special notebook and a mobile app. Use the notebook to write notes and create designs using pen and paper. Then, use the app to effortlessly blast them in to the cloud perfectly organized inside your online services, such as Dropbox or Evernote. With your notes stored safely in the cloud, and when you use Pilot Frixion pens, you can erase your Rocketbook using your microwave oven.
A hand-size device that cleans your clothes with the power of ultrasonic technology. Put your clothes in waterproof container, add water, detergent and Dolfi. The device will glow blue as it softly cleans your clothes. Blue light indicates ultrasound vibrations in the water. After only 30-40 min, your clothes will be fresh and clean.
The First Hands-free, Strap-free, Non-intrusive Couples’ Vibrator. Eva’s unique flexible wings keep the vibrator in place by comfortably tucking under a woman’s labia majora. Unlike other hands-free vibrators, the woman wears Eva externally, so both partners get to enjoy the “natural” sensations of sex plus lots of additional stimulation for her.
Aumeo is a pocket-sized device that provides a personalized audio experience. Their award-winning technology maps your hearing sensitivity to different sounds and then adjusts your music based on your audio profile. The result is a tailored audio experience custom-fit for your ears only.
Full Society is an iPhone app that allows you to view your bill, split it easily with friends, tip, pay (with ApplePay, Paypal, Venmo, credit/debit card), and leave at any time. YOU are in control. No bartender or server required. Convenient, seamless, and socially conscious: their mission is to give a meal to someone in need for every table that pays through our app.
Lightning/USB 3.0 dual-interface flash drive lets you share data between iPhone, iPad, PC, and Mac. Moving your files from iPhone and iPad becomes as easy as Drag & Drop. You also can instantly back up your files when you don’t have the internet access to your cloud back-up systems or iTunes. Also allows you to quickly copy files when your devices memory storage is getting full.
Unlike any other home security devices, iCamPRO is the first robotic home security camera that can actually see, hear, sense, and track moving objects, all while communicating with you. With multiple motion sensors, no matter where the intruders appear in your home, iCamPRO can immediately rotate itself to capture the intruders in seconds.
Touchjet Pond (Formerly TouchPico) is a tiny handheld projector that turns any surface into a giant touchscreen. Our infrared detection technology tracks the stylus and allows you to control and interact with the image that is projected on any surface at 40 frames per second. It’s slightly heavier than a Samsung S4 phone and just about the same size. Easily fits in your pocket or your briefcase.
The first web-based search engine for the blind and people with disabilities. How it works: by uploading web pages to our platform to provide the Inclusite service. Inclusite works with your voice or keyboard. It works on any device that has a microphone. Companies choose to upload Inclusite directly on-top of their website, allowing traffic to flow directly through their own web page without modifying anything.
The Petalite Flux is the World’s Fastest Charging External Battery with 100 percent charge in 15 minutes. Inspired by electric vehicle supercharging technology, the Petalite Flux prides itself on its ability to keep you on-the-go throughout the day by creating a portable power outlet in your pocket.
Meet Sensibo, a device that turns any a/c smart and reduces its energy consumption. It works with any remote controlled air conditioner. Sensibo lets you control your A/C from anywhere. Whether you’re at work, on your way home or anywhere else in the world – control of your A/C is at your fingertips. Using Sensibo’s intuitive app you can monitor and modify your settings immediately.
The E Ink Keyboard changes its display based on the active application. Media hot keys are integrated for controlling wireless connected TV and laptops from 33 feet and it has a 12-month battery life. The Zero Sound Mouse is the first of its kind. It comes with an internal 8gb memory and a SuperSpeed usb input port for a user’s flashdrive.