JackFish is a cool pocket survival kit designed to help when you’re in need. While the JackFish contains real survival items like an aluminum whistle, an iodine vial, windproof matches, a Spyderco Bug Knife and a liquid filled 15mm compass, I wouldn’t really count on it as my main survival kit when the Zombie Apocalypse comes!
On the other hand, given it comes with a micro standard and Philips screwdrivers, a Kingston Micro SD reader for important documents, a telescopic pen and it doubles as a credit card carrier, it can be a helpful emergency kit throughout the day, at home or at the office.
Increase your smartphone storage capabilities with the almost unlimited 200 GB MicroSDXC UHS-I memory card from SanDisk!
Designed to feature speeds up to 90MB per second, the Sandisk Ultra 200GB can help you shoot up to 1,200 pictures per minute, can hold or record up to 20 hours of full HD video content, comes with a SD Card adapter to allow you to use it in a wider range of gadgets. Due to their water proof, temperature proof, shock proof, X-ray proof and magnet proof build, the SanDisk Ultra micro SDXC cards are the perfect storage choice from home amateurs to photo and video professionals.
The SanDisk Ultra UHS-I Memory Cards are available in 8GB, 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, 128GB and 200GB storage variations and should work with most microSDXC compatible gadgets (please check your device’s specs to confirm).
Equipped with a Micro Four Thirds lens mount that makes it compatible with a large array of lens, the Air 01 sports M.Zuiko Lenses, 16.1 MP 43/ Live MOS with up to 1/16,000 second shutter speed, a TruePic VII Image Processor, 200-12800 ISO range, 1080p video capture as well as easy and reliable Android, Kindle and iPhone connectivity via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The Air 01 can fully be controlled via dedicated apps for iOs, Android and Kindle, stores pictures and videos on an external micro SD card and comes with a built-in rechargeable battery which can take up to 320 shots on a full charge.
While we constantly feature cool crowdfunding projects here at CoolPile.com, it’s not that often we we’re really blown away by these gadgets! Some concept are not that new, some are recycled ideas, some add few to no new features and so on … But hey, didn’t Steve Jobs once said that “Creativity is just connecting things“?
Well … today we’ll show you a simple keychain gadget that really impressed us! The WonderCube is based on Jobs’s simple concept of connecting simple things to solve a bigger need! And the WonderCube does this amazingly well!
Just imagine a simple cubic inch keychain gadget that instantly allows you to use up to 8 iPhone or Android essentials. The WonderCube packs a built-in Micro USB or Lightning cable for easy data transfers, easy backups or charging your phone on the go; a phone stand to help you keep an eye on your phone while working at your desk; OTG (On-The-Go) USB storage to expand your phone’s memory via Micro SD cards; emergency battery charger (a 9V battery is required as power source) as well as a LED torch to light your way in the dark.
The WonderCube is in project mode at Indiegogo and you can secure one for an early bird price of $49 US (that’s $20 US less than the regular price). The project already reached it’s funding cap and the delivery is scheduled for August 2015.
The Henge Dock Horizontal MacBook Dock is a stylish office addon designed to help you better and easier interact with your MacBook Pro.
The docking station comes with a full array of additional ports to extend you laptop’s capabilities (Thunderbolt 2 port, Mini DisplayPort, HDMI, 6xUSB 3.0 ports and two 3.5 mm plugs). Additionally, the guys from Henge Docks included a Kensington Lock that allows you to lock the station for security reasons as well as a SD Card slot to expand you MacBook Pro’s storage.
Now that the Google Glass project is closed as we know it (hopefully they’ll re-open it with an even more appealing concept), people in love with augmented reality must turn towards other devices.
The Epson Moverio BT-200 is a such cool device which makes augmented reality available to users in a similar way Google Glass did – via a pair of high tech glasses. The Epson Moverio glasses can be used with prescription lenses and sun shades, feature motion sensors a front camera built into the frame as well as a dual screen 3D display for augmented reality applications and an additional UltiMicron full color LCD on the sides for video projections.
More than that, the Epson Moverio come with a Control Unit running on Android 4.0 OS which connects to the glasses via Bluetooth or WiFi and expands the main unit’s capabilities with additional sensors, Micro SD extended storage and a control touchpad. Check the demonstration video in the post (quick note: they’re using the previous BT-100 Moverio model in the demo vid).
While GoPro brought action cameras to the attention of the public and they’re still setting the trend in this field as we speak, it doesn’t mean you’re stuck with them if you want a quality camera to record your adventures.
The Polaroid Cube is a very cool alternative and reliable action camera that you can get on the cheap! With a regular price of only $99 US, the Polaroid Cube is only 1.37-in tall (that’s about 35mm), features a 6MP CMOS sensor capable of recording videos at 720p or 1080p,124-degree wide angle lens, built-in rechargeable battery which allows up to 90 minutes of continuous recording on a full charge, operation LED, an easy to reach ON/OFF switch clicker, a microphone for audio recording, it’s weather, shock and splash proof and comes with a wide variety of accessories (bumper and waterproof cases; helmet, bike, tripod, strap and suction mounts as well as a desk monkey stand) available for separate purchase. One of the coolest features of the Polaroid Cube is that it incorporates a strong magnet in the bottom of its housing, which means you can safely attach it to any metallic surfaces such us cars, motorcycles, indoors appliances, bicycle handlebars and so on …