Hexagon Levitate 2.0
The Hexagon Levitate 2.0 speaker floats above its base as if by magic whilst it blasts out your tunes. It has touch-sensitive buttons and a black matte finish, while also being magnetic if you want to stick it to a metallic surface. The speaker is charged wirelessly as long as it’s floating above the base.
Available at: https://www.red5.co.uk
This keyboard is as ultra-portable as it is pioneering. Simply connect your smartphone, tablet or computer via Bluetooth or USB connection, switch on and place on a dark, flat surface. This innovative and compact design features a full integrated English QWERTY keyboard layout with over 400 characters. The keyboard omits a glowing red laser and makes small sounds as you type, making the transition from buttons to surface easy.
Available at: http://www.amazon.co.uk
This watch is jam-packed with functionality and a cool, elegant design to boot. Seamlessly working with all the different aspects of your life, the ZeRound combines call functionality, SMS, email and social media notifications, music streaming, full activity tracker and sleep tracker, all within a colour circular touchscreen design.
Available at: http://www.red5.co.uk
HP Sprout G2 3D-scanning PC
The Sprout G2, with its integrated 3D and 2D scanners, is perfect for product designers, CGI creators and other folks who can benefit from incorporating 3D models into their workflow. It’s also got a stylus-enabled touch mat that acts as a second screen.
Available at: https://www.hp.com
PowerVision PowerRay Underwater Drone
This underwater drone can submerge up to 30m and records 4K video streamed to your phone, which you use to navigate. With its add-on Fishfinder sonar, it can detect fish up to 40m away and lures them with a blue light. It also features VR goggles that allow you to robot around by tilting your head.
Available at: http://powervision.me/en/
8Bitdo DPad USB Hub
It’s not hard to stay powered up and connected with this USB hub that gets back to that most basic of gaming controls: the directional pad. Featuring three USB 2.0 inputs and a transfer rate of 480Mbps, the directional arrows even light up when a device is connected so you can see that the power is flowing.
Available at: www.thinkgeek.com
LeEco smart bikes
Integrating a four-inch Android touchscreen into a bicycle for navigation, music playback and a walkie-talkie might not seem the safest idea, but the growing thirst for technology while on the move has led LeEco to develop the first smart bike.
Available at: www.leeco.com
Go from zero to comfortable in seconds with the Coolado Self-Inflating LoungeBag. This lightweight lounger is perfect for chilling out at the beach or relaxing at festivals. Unlike other inflatables, it has a built-in pump powered by a USB rechargeable battery. In addition, the LoungeBag inflates/deflates itself in under two minutes. Made from durable nylon-TPU, the waterproof outer skin is happy on all surfaces.
Available at: www.thegadgetflow.com
Sleep Number 360 smart bed
Not everyone has pets to lie on their feet and keep them toasty. So Sleep Number made a bed that knows when you’ve got cold feet and turns heat on at the bottom of the bed. In theory, the mattress changes its Sleep Number settings to compensate for changes in position and while it can’t stop someone snoring, if it senses you are, it raises your head to reduce your volume.
Available at: https://www.sleepnumber.com/360