Gadgets for the Guru
The myIDkey is the first fingerprint, voice-search, secure Bluetooth / USB drive password management system you can take on the go, and works with all smart mobile devices and personal computers. Your passwords, usernames, account numbers and other important information can be transferred onto the device by connecting via Bluetooth to a phone or tablet or by plugging it into a computer. The myIDkey has several security features to protect your information and can only be unlocked with a combination of your finger- or thumb-print scanner and your voice activation. After speaking your request into the built-in microphone, the information is displayed on an OLED screen. If your myIDkey is lost or stolen, the contents of the device will automatically be erased if multiple attempts are made to access the information. $169.99 myidkey.com. Watch the Founders demo the product here.
Seen on Gizmodo, Gear Patrol and BBC News, the Brinno Time Lapse Bike Camera is designed for the adventurous one and has the ability to turn your video clips into a time-lapse video without stitching, converting or processing. The Brinno is a 140-degree wide-angle, HD camcorder that can mount on bicycles, ATVs, dirt bikes, motorcycles and more. With a battery life of up to seven days, the camera allows users to capture their adventures and then easily upload them to a smartphone with the On-The-Go smartphone adapter. The camera features an LCD preview screen and a removable weather-resistant case to protect the camera. $289.99 brinno.com. Watch their demo time-lapse video here.
The Vivitar XO is a tablet made just for kids. The Android tablet provides kids with a new way to learn and play. The Vivitar XO features more than 100 preloaded educational games, apps, videos, e-books and more. In addition, parents can access the Internet, conventional Android app store and Google Play store with a password. They can also monitor how much time their child spends on each app, game and book. The Vivtar XO has up to 8 hours of battery life and features a 7-inch 1024 x 600 dpi hi-resolution screen and a 1.64GHx dual-core processor. $149.99 vivitar.com.