Introducing Tinker the Robot
Mar27

Introducing Tinker the Robot

Robotics integrates all aspects of technology and is one of the most engaging ways to inspire kids at a young age.  But robot kits are either too complicated, overly simplistic and always too expensive.  So we’re excited about Tinker the Robot here at The Brand Detective. Tinker the Robot is an affordable, interactive robot that combines FUN and friendly Arduino based hardware with fully open source software. ...

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Axent Wear Cat Ear Phones
Nov13

Axent Wear Cat Ear Phones

Music and technology enthusiasts Wenqing Yan and Victoria Hu have created possibly the cutest headphones ever – their cat-ear-like design will turn you into a funky feline whilst offering top notch tech to listen to your favourite tunes. Presenting Axent Wear, glowing, badass headphones that let you blast your music and express your style – The team at Avent Wear added their campaign to crowd funding site Indigogo and their...

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Foobler – keep your pooch fit & fed
Mar22

Foobler – keep your pooch fit & fed

What a funky little gadget this is! Foobler is a ball-shaped puzzle feeder that dogs love to chase. When a programmable bell rings, one of six feeding chambers automatically releases. This allows owners to keep their dogs active and engaged (they are chasing the Foobler) while stretching out their feeding times (up to nine hours). It’s a great solution for pet owners who are out and about and a perfect fit for dogs whose natural...

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Myo – Gesture control armband
Jan13

Myo – Gesture control armband

Control your digital world The Myo gesture and motion control armband lets you use the movements of your hands to effortlessly control your phone, computer, and so much more. Your muscles talk, Myo listens Myo armband senses gesture and motion control to seamlessly interpret what your hands and fingers are doing, and transmits that information over Bluetooth to communicate with your favourite digital devices. Eight EMG sensors, a...

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Sparkbeats gives your iPhone the gift of light
Jan05

Sparkbeats gives your iPhone the gift of light

There are a lot of iPhone cases, but none of them light up your smartphone like Sparkbeats. Sparkbeats gives your iPhone the gift of light. It takes your iPhone LED flashlight, the same light used for taking flash photos, and bends the light rays through this revolutionary case. Incoming call …. a subtle flash through the case. Message … a different pattern. You can even download a companion App that detects your motion...

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New bracelet hides your smartphone accessories
Jan03

New bracelet hides your smartphone accessories

The Athene Bracelet This quirky product is a designer bracelet, a charger, and an 8GB flash drive. Never get caught without a charger, flash drive, or transfer cable again! You take your smartphone with you wherever you go, but you don’t always remember to bring the accessories. So we developed the Athene, a charger, flash drive, and data transfer cable all built into a designer bracelet. Now you’ll always be prepared. Made from...

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