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LOBBIES
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CAMPAIGNS
Create Shareable Campaigns with LobbyForMe
The most suffocating sensations within all political systems are feeling voiceless, quieted or unheard. Tech companies like Countable are doing an excellent job at keeping everyone updated on how our politicians are voting, in a transparent and...
PHOTOGRAPHY
APPS
PHOTO EDITING
PHOTOSHOP
MENDR
PHOTOS
IOS APPS
ANDROID APPS
Mendr Fixes Your Photos
At CH HQ, various staff members ask me to help with photo shoots, composition and—most of all—editing. While I'm always happy to lend a hand, there are times I'm not around, and of course, many people don't work alongside a Lightroom or Photoshop...
SAMSUNG
TECH
REFRIGERATORS
FRIDGES
KITCHENS
HOE
TECHNOLOGY
APPLIANCES
INTERVIEWS
Samsung's Family Hub
The concept of a smart home requires tiny innovations in unexpected places. Lights that turn on upon verbal request, air conditioning that adjusts remotely—this is the ever-evolving world of the home, in which everything is designed to think a...
REMY MARTIN
COGNAC
MICROSOFT
MICROSOFT HOLOLENS
AR
TECHNOLOGY
Microsoft HoloLens + Rémy Martin's "Rooted In Exception" Mixed-Reality Experience
by Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick Cognac is perhaps the most luxurious of brandies. It’s a wine that few would choose to drink before it’s twice distilled and matured in French oak casks, where it transforms into a nutty, smooth and refined spirit...
APPLE
IPAD
IPAD PRO
TABLETS
IOS
REVIEWS
Hands-On With the New iPad Pro 10.5-Inch
Apple's new 10.5 inch iPad Pro begins shipping this week, but I had a chance to spend some quality time with it over the weekend and was really impressed. Despite being a longtime iPad fan, my usage of the tablet had wained over the last year as...
MASTER DYNAMIC
BAMFORD
BAMFORD WATCH DEPARTMENT
WIRELESS HEADPHONES
HEADPHONES
MW60 HEADPHONES
LEATHER
Master & Dynamic + Bamford's Limited Edition MW60 Wireless Headphones
When Master & Dynamic founder and CEO Jonathan Levine and George Bamford met, they bonded over their mutual love and respect for high-quality material, craftsmanship, innovation and engineering. It made sense then, that the two companies would...
THE LIGHT PHONE
MOBILE PHONES
DUMB PHONES
MINIMALISM
SMARTPHONES
KAIWEI TANG
PHONES
TECHNOLOGY
Putting Light Phone to the Test
When it was announced in 2015, the concept behind the Kickstarter-funded Light Phone felt much like a breath of fresh air. Roughly the size of four stacked credit cards, the device proposed a mobile world free of internet, apps and even texting...
SAMSUNG
SAMSUNG GEAR 360
CAMERAS
PHOTOGRAPHY
VIDEOS
FILMMAKING
ANIMATION
TECH
PHONES
SPONSORED
ADVERTORIAL
Samsung Gear 360 Camera
While unveiling the brand new Samsung Galaxy S8 last month, Samsung announced another exciting product: the Gear 360 camera. An update from their original 360 camera, the intuitive device captures complete 360-degree images and video thanks to a pair...
CAMERAS
FUJIFILM
INSTAX
INSTANT CAMERAS
DIGITAL CAMERAS
PRINT PHOTOS
INSTAX SQUARE SQ10
INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY
Fujifilm's Instax Square SQ10
Between the sheer ease of mobile photography and the plentiful options for quick or substantial modification, camera phones have muscled all other forms of consumer photography into the background.Yet, no one can deny a continued love of instant...
ZERO MOTORCYCLES
ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLES
DONT WAIT FOR WASHINGTON
MOTORCYCLES
ELECTRIC VEHICLES
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
BIKES
ELECTRIC BIKES
CROSS COUNTRY TRIPS
Electricity-Powered Zero Motorcycles
From their inception in 2006 to today's rapidly escalating sales, Zero Motorcycles have pioneered the aesthetic and technological worlds of electric motorcycles. These are, as the brand states, hand-built high-tech machines designed and produced in...
SPEAKERS
AUDIO
MUSIC
MASTER DYNAMIC
TECH
WIRELESS SPEAKERS
SIR DAVID ADJAYE
HOME AUDIO
CH OMAKASE
Master & Dynamic MA770 Concrete Speaker
NYC-based Master & Dynamic has already garnered plenty of well-deserved attention for their premium-quality headphones and earphones, and today the young audio company is launching their first-ever speaker. Designed in collaboration with celebrated...
TV
TELEVISION
ENTERTAINMENT
CABLE
TECH
BMW
DESIGNWORKS
USER EXPERIENCE
LAYER3
SET-TOP BOX
LAYER3 TV
Layer3 TV Launches Cablebox Designed by BMW Designworks
Layer3 TV is a new US cable company with service available in Chicago, Washington D.C. and Longmont, CO with Los Angeles coming online soon. Shown here is an exclusive look at their new set-top box designed by BMW Group subsidiary Designworks...
ADIDAS
FUTURECRAFT
FUTURECRAFT 4D
FOOTWEAR
SNEAKERS
HIGH PERFORMANCE SNEAKERS
DIGITAL LIGHT SYNTHESIS
CARBON 3D
adidas Futurecraft 4D
There's a process known as Digital Light Synthesis, invented by the California-based technology firm Carbon—and it's unlike any other employed in accessories. Here, a pool of responsive, dynamic resin rests on an optical member (more or less a piece...
KNITTING
CRAFTS
TECH
APPAREL
CLOTHING
SHOES
DESIGN
KICKSTARTER
KNITERATE
Digital Knitting Machine, Kniterate
Aspiring fashion designers can now attempt to produce their own knitwear with a clever digital knitting machine currently funding on Kickstarter. Already fully-funded with $287,000 and still 32 days to go (at time of publish), well over their...
ULTIMATE EARS
UE
UE BOOM
UE WONDERBOOM
SPEAKERS
WIRELESS SPEAKERS
BLUETOOTH SPEAKERS
WATERPROOF SPEAKERS
PORTABLE SPEAKERS
PARTY SPEAKERS
POOL PARTY
CONSUMER AUDIO
Ultimate Ears' Petite, Powerful Wonderboom
Some of us are approaching picnic and pool party weather, and for the fourth year in a row, we at CH will turn to Ultimate Ears for portable outdoor sound. The Bluetooth speaker maker just announced their latest, the Wonderboom, but we've had substantial...
HOVERBOARDS
ONEWHEEL
SELF-BALANCING
MOBILITY
ACTION SPORTS
HASSELBLAD
PHOTOGRAPHY
CAMERAS
MEDIUM FORMAT
Onewheel+ and the Hasselblad X1D, an Unlikely Pairing
Off-roading with a “hoverboard?” Outdoor action photography in lowlight with a Hasselblad? None of this makes sense, but we tried it anyway. When the original OneWheel launched in 2015, we took it for a spin on the Las Vegas strip and fell in love...
HARD DRIVES
CLOUD STORAGE
RAID
NAS
PHOTOGRAPHY
VIDEO
PRODUCTION
The Drobo 5N2 Enables Secure, Fast and Private Data Storage
Among photographers and media-makers alike, Drobo is known for creating fast, reliable storage solutions. Their devices hold multiple hard-drives that are backed up to each other and hot-swappable. A redundant array of independent disks (RAID...
IOS
APPS
SOCIAL NETWORKS
MESSAGING
COMMUNICATIONS
SOCIAL MEDIA
BUDNITZ
ELLO
Wuu Reminds Us That Sharing Love is Better Than Getting Likes
Though just released in the App Store, Wuu has been in a high-demand, closed beta for months. Invited users could invite their friends and that pass along quickly pushed the app to the 2,000 person limit imposed on pre-release iOS apps. This is great...
BASELWORLD
BASELWORLD 2017
FOSSIL
SMARTWATCHES
WATCHES
FOSSIL Q SMARTWATCHES
WATCH DESIGN
WEARABLE TECH
Baselworld 2017: New Fossil Q Smartwatches
Forever on the quest to contextualize releases in the worlds of smartwatches and wearable tech we got all the advanced details on Fossil's forthcoming Q smartwatches. Revealed during the Baselworld watch and jewelry fair, the new Q pieces can be...
MONTBLANC
GOOGLE
ANDROID
ANDROID WEAR 20
WATCHES
SMARTWATCHES
WEARABLES
WATCH DESIGN
SWISS WATCHES
MONTBLANC SUMMIT SMARTWATCH
ZAIM KAMAL
Montblanc's Google-Powered Summit Smartwatch
The wearable technology boom began with many pieces foregoing traditional watch design aesthetics. Since, however, Samsung and Apple (and many more tech companies) have adopted attributes belonging to horological language, hoping to lure in the traditional...
SAMSUNG
YVES BEHAR
TVS
TELEVISIONS
DISPLAYS
SMART TVS
HOME DECOR
Samsung's "The Frame" Smart TV and Art Display
Announced at CES this year, The Frame isn't your average Samsung smart TV. At its core, of course, is a flat-screen UHD television, but with its proper unveiling today, the Yves Behar-designed display takes a queue from CH favorite Electric Objects...
THOSE DESIGN STUDIO
THOSE
JOTO
DRAWING TOOLS
WHITE BOARDS
NOTE BOARDS
LONDON
KICKSTARTER
Joto Robotic Drawing Board
London design studio Those continues to probe the impact of screens on human behavior. With Joto, debuting on Kickstarter today, they have reimagined the whiteboard. Here, a wipe-clean display meets a mechanical arm holding a pen and eraser attachment...
SONOS
PLAYBASE
SPEAKERS
SPEAKER SYSTEMS
TELEVISION SPEAKERS
FULL THEATER SOUND
Sonos PLAYBASE Television Speaker
When the team at Sonos learned that 70% of television owners do not mount their TVs but rest them on pieces of furniture it sparked the concept for the brand new PLAYBASE. A slender, powerful speaker, the PLAYBASE may remind people of the popular PLAYBAR...
YVES BEHAR
COBALT
FUSEPROJECT
OFFICE SECURITY
SECURITY
ROBOTS
ROBOTICS
TECH
fuseproject Designed Cobalt Office Security Robot
Upon its unveiling yesterday, the Cobalt office security robot—developed by Palo Alto-based Cobalt Robotics Inc and designed by Yves Behar's fuseproject design studio—defied our expectations of mobile robots with human tasks. The Cobalt wasn't designed...
HEAPHONES
TECH
EARBUDS
DOPPLER LABS
HERE ONE
EARPHONES
NOISE CANCELLING
SMART EARPHONES
Here One Smart Earbuds
Whether in a loud restaurant, on a plane with background noise or simply walking around the city, most of us don’t want to hear every single sound that passes our ears. With Here One from Doppler Labs, we now have the ability to control what we hear...
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