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Optrix Xd5

Last year we did a feature on the Optrix HD - a Sport case that transforms your iPhone 4S/4/iPod into an HD action sports camera. The Optrix XD5 is a new upgraded case for the iPhone 5. Optrix calls it "The Toughest iPhone Housing Ever Built", it is shockproof(survives falls from 30feet), waterproof (to a depth of 33 Feet), and features a protective touchscreen membrane allowing you to fully operate your iPhone while in the housing. The case also features an all-glass, three element, 175 degree wide-angle lens, perfect for capturing videos of you favorite action sport.



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LEEO SMART ALERT

Smoke alarms are essential but donīt do much except beep, but what if youīre away from home and canīt keep track of your smoke alarm? Leeo is a smart alert nightlight that listens to your existing smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and alerts you (or your emergency contacts if you dont respond) via a smartphone app if somethingīs not right. The plug-in solution connects to your home Wifi, and also works as a nightlight with several settings such as color and brightnes...
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LADDERLIMB

One for the DIY fan, the award winning LadderLimb is a helpful ladder accessory that allows you to securely hang in place buckets, paint cans and tool bags for ease of use and safety, itīs like having a third hand on a ladder! The rubberized "limb” fits snugly into most ladders. via Available for purchase in Europe here Also check out the ThumbSaver, a clever magnetic nail setter....
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RISE | MINIMALIST ALARM CLOCK APP

Rise is an app designed for both iPhone and iPad. Besides visually stunning, Rise is also very functional and easy to use, using the brilliant gesture-based interface, all you have to do is drag to pick a wake up time, then you can turn the alarm on or off with a simple swipe or pull gesture. You can compile a playlist from iTunes to help you fall asleep and choose from one of the custom Rise melodies to wake up. Watch the video via...
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