In hindsight, 2015 was a wonderful year for gadgets. The consumer sector, driven by technological improvements, continued to produce newer and more useful gadgets for our consumption. Although some of the new tech toys were little more than novelties, others showed signs of being the next great thing. Below you’ll find four items that were at the forefront of tech in 2015.
Acer H7550ST Short Throw Projector
There’s something magical about projected films, something that transcends the simple watching of moving images and transports us to faraway lands and impossible situations. We all love the movies, but it is pricey to get a ticket these days. Rather than just watching a film on your television, however, you can choose to recreate the grandeur of theatrical exhibition in the comfort of your home by buying a projector. The Acer H7550ST Short Throw projector is a sturdy unit with HD picture and stereo sound so you can make your home theater an experience to remember.
We may live in the digital age, but Polaroid is betting that there is a place for older forms of content as well. Specifically, printed photographs. The Polaroid Socialmatic is a digital camera with a twist — rather than simply taking an image, it is capable of printing it as well. This makes it a modernized version of the instant photo cameras that the company built its reputation on. Those who might fear that the Socialmatic would neglect newer features need not worry: the camera has built-in wi-fi and GPS, letting you share as well as print.
Innovation requires making the bold steps that no one else is attempting. The Vaporcade Jupiter is a totally new direction in smartphone construction. It is a top-of-the-line Android smartphone, with all the access to accessories and apps provided by the premier phone OS. In addition to that, however, the Jupiter also has an attached vaping setup, so users can indulge their hobbies with the same device they use to make their phone calls and manage their media. For added utility, the user can install some of the many vaping-related Android apps right on the phone.
Ever wish your phone would just charge itself? Perhaps you’re out on the town and suddenly realize that your smartphone is a second from shutting down. If you have the SolPro Charger, the battery warning light doesn’t need to end your party. The SolPro is a USB charging station powered by the rays of the sun itself. Using the latest in solar cell technology, this lightweight, convenient unit will let you soak up rays and keep your phone and other USB devices alive at the same time.