Your old bike lock just got an upgrade. BitLock is a new bike locking system controlled by your smartphone. Once you connect the waterproof, cut-resistant steel lock to your phone it will sense that you are more than three feet away and automatically lock. When you return to your bike it will automatically unlock. Not only does it allow you to lock/unlock your bike with your phone, it also allows you to share your bike with other BitLock users using the BitLock app. If you choose to join the bike sharing community you can find bikes in your area using the GPS locator. The BitLock app also maps out your ride and tracks your calories burned. With a 5-year battery you won’t have to worry about your bike lock running out of battery. The lock also comes with a back-up key just in case your phone dies.
Along with the new iPad Air, Apple unveiled the new MacBook Pro this week. The latest and greatest MacBook Pro features Apple’s revolutionary Retina Display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 on the 13″ model and 2880 x 1800 on the 15″. The new MacBooks also offers faster processors, longer battery life, and improved graphics. Both MacBook Pros are already available for purchase with the 13″ starting at $1,299 and the 15″ starting at $1,999. For a full breakdown of all the new features head over to the Apple website.
Apple officially unveiled the latest version its iPad today – the iPad Air. The iPad Air is 20 percent thinner at 7.5mm thick and 28 percent lighter weighing just 1 pound. They were able to reduce the weight and thickness of the Air without reducing the screen size which is still a 9.7-inch Retina Display with 2048×1536 resolution. Other notable features include a 64-bit A7 processor and M7 co-processor, which Apple claims is 8 times faster than the old iPad processor. It also comes with a 5-megapixel iSight camera, front-facing FaceTime HD camera, and 10 hours of battery life.
Every so often, an invention comes a long and changes the world as we know it. The Spin Chill may be one of those inventions. Using physics and science and stuff, two dudes created a device that cools warm beer to a drinkable temperature in just minutes. The Spin Chill works by spinning beer in ice which increases the rate of heat transfer and cools the beer 20 times faster than a freezer would. You may never have to drink warm beer again. Check out the video above to see how it works and head over to the Spin Chill website to order your Spin Chill now.
Full Screen Mario lets you revisit the classic, right from your HTML5 supported browser. You can play the original, but you can also edit levels and play countless randomly generated levels.
Samsung gets nostalgic in their new commercial for the Galaxy Gear smartwatch. The 60-second video highlights 80 years of technology from TV shows and movies like Dick Tracy, The Jetsons, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and Star Trek.
myFC PowerTrekk is the first portable fuel cell charger that runs on ordinary water.