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Wirefly Goes Hands-on With New Samsung Galaxy NotePro & TabPro At CES2014

January 13, 2014 | by Scott Lewis

While at CES 2014, I was able to get my hands on some great new technology. One of my favorites was the new lineup of Samsung tablets. The lineup consists of a new Galaxy NotePro 12.2, TabPro 12.2, TabPro, 10.1, and TabPro 8.4.

The NotePro 12.2 and TabPro 12.2 are almost identical except that the NotePro comes equipped with the integrated Samsung S-Pen. The S-Pen is a stylus that helps you to navigate the tablet without using your fingertips and allows you to do some special tricks. When you remove the S-Pen from its home on the top right-hand side of the NotePro 12.2, the Air Command window pops up on the display. From the Air Command window you can write memos to yourself, snip a picture from the display to save or share, search from content stored on your device, and even... read more

CES2014: eInk Shows How To Bike In Style

January 13, 2014 | by Tracy Lewis

The Faraday Company debuted their new Porteur model bicycle at CES 2014. The bike has a cool style and is extremely functional. It has a sleek design that is truly eye catching. Your friends will never believe that it is electric. I am sure that you are asking yourself "Why was this bike at CES?" Well, CES is about more than just super high tech gadgets and gear it is also about the new and innovative ways that technologies can be used. 

The Porteur uses the eInk technology to display its battery life. This is important to make... read more

Wirefly Upgrades Your Shipping

Wirefly Upgrades You To FREE Overnight Shipping

January 13, 2014 | by Scott Lewis

Wirefly.com is celebrating Martin Luther King Day early. For a limited time, purchases of $50 or more will be upgraded to Free Overnight FedEx shipping. The offer is valid for basic or smartphone purchases on Sprint, Verizon Wireless, and... read more

Samsung Galaxy Gear

Gear Up Your Style With The Samsung Galaxy Gear!

January 13, 2014 | by Michele Farlow

For those of you who are always aware of the latest trends and fads, you will already have heard and seen the coolest new accessory for your smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy Gear is now considered to be the perfect accessory with any outfit and serves as a lot more than just a piece that looks good.

Before we take a look at all of the great features of the Samsung Galaxy Gear, let... read more

eInk Luggage Tags Make Air Travel a Breeze

January 10, 2014 | by Tracy Lewis

One of the least expensive and reliable technologies available is eInk. It is most commonly used in things like eReaders, calculators, and watches. At CES 2014 we saw a few of the newest ways it is poking into everyday lives. I was able to try out the new eInk luggage tag. With this luggage tag there will be no more waiting in line to check bags. The eInk luggage tag uses RFID to transfer flight information from your smartphone or tablet to the reusable luggage tag via Bluetooth. Simply input your flight information and sync to the tag. In addition to flight numbers, the eInk tag will also display a barcode for the airline to scan.Another really cool feature of the luggage tag is that you can track your luggage location. Periodically the tag will send a text message to your phone. This... read more

CES: Radiation Free Wireless Charging From iNPOFi

January 10, 2014 | by Tracy Lewis

CES 2014 awarded iNPOFi's Wireless Charging System with a PMA Hot Pick award. This wireless charging system works with iPhone 4, 4S, 5, and 5S and Samsung's Galaxy SIII and S4. It allows for rapid charging at a high power transfer efficiency rate while emitting ZERO radiation. It also releases very little heat in the process so both the board and the phone's battery stay cool. The Wireless Charging System cases are compatible with iPhone4, 4S ,5, and 5S. The flip cases are compatible with the Galaxy SIII and S4.

For charging an individual phone, you would just need the kit that comes with the case and the charging board. One of my favorite parts about it is that you can get boards that will charge... read more

Video Recap Of What Wirefly Saw Day 3 Of CES 2014

January 10, 2014 | by Scott Lewis

The Wirefly Buzz Blog team got their hands on some really cool techon day 3 of CES2014. This is a quick video recap of what it would have been like to walk the floor with the Wirefly team.

You can follow our CES Live coverage on the Wirefly Buzz BlogWirefly Facebook Page, and the Wirefly Twitter account.

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