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PauloGabriel Oct 10, 2016 We’ve seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we’ll assemble a perfect office, and we’d like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have? We’ve selected some amazing items this week. There were some cool announcements by Google in these last few days, like the Home Smart Assistant and the Pixel Smartphone, both top notch technology! For this list we’ve also picked Vinsic UFO W11, a cool portable wireless charger for all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. But there’s more! Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger The Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger is accustomed to all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. You simply have to put your device on it for charging. It also supports current and voltage limiting so that you can use it without worrying about current consumption or any risks. 3 built-in coils take up a larger surface area. Together with its functionality, the charger comes with a highly portable you can easily carry on the go. Get used to a cable-free charging life from now and on. (at The Gadget Flow) Google Home Smart Assistant Google Home is a voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own Google, always ready to help. Just start with, “Ok Google.” A simple voice request triggers Google Home to play music, podcasts or radio from services like Google Play Music, Spotify, YouTube Music, Pandora, and TuneIn. Thanks to Google’s rich history in search, Google Home is ready for your questions (at The Gadget Flow) Sony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones Connect and stream music easily with Bluetooth and NFC; Feel the powerful, clear sound of EXTRA BASS, Keep the music pumping with long battery life; Listen in comfort and style with cushioned ear pads, Enjoy hands-free calls with a built-in mic. (at 7 Gadgets) HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer Printing off social media photos has never been easier from your smartphone. Connect your social media accounts to the free-to-download HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints. (at 7 Gadgets) Google Pixel Smartphone There are a ton of Android phones on the market, but if you want the purest expression of Google’s world-beating OS, you want the Google Pixel. The first direct-from-Google phone without Nexus branding, the Pixel is built by HTC but designed exclusively in Mountain View. It has either a 5-inch 1080p or 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display and a 12.3 megapixel camera that got the highest score of any phone on DxOMark, as well as unlimited cloud storage for photos and 4K videos. (at Uncrate) Office Ideas! Here are some office ideas for you! How do you like these? Don’t forget that you may suggest gadgets or ideas via twitter: @paulogabriel – I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. 😉 perfect office office ideas home office gadgets

Google Home Office

We’ve seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we’ll assemble a perfect office, and we’d like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have? We’ve selected some amazing items this week. There were some cool announcements by Google in these last few days, like the Home Smart Assistant and the Pixel Smartphone, both top notch technology! For this list we’ve also picked Vinsic UFO W11, a cool portable wireless charger for all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. But there’s more! Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger The Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger is accustomed to all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. You simply have to put your device on it for charging. It also supports current and voltage limiting so that you can use it without worrying about current consumption or any risks. 3 built-in coils take up a larger surface area. Together with its functionality, the charger comes with a highly portable you can easily carry on the go. Get used to a cable-free charging life from now and on. (at The Gadget Flow) Google Home Smart Assistant Google Home is a voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own Google, always ready to help. Just start with, “Ok Google.” A simple voice request triggers Google Home to play music, podcasts or radio from services like Google Play Music, Spotify, YouTube Music, Pandora, and TuneIn. Thanks to Google’s rich history in search, Google Home is ready for your questions (at The Gadget Flow) Sony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones Connect and stream music easily with Bluetooth and NFC; Feel the powerful, clear sound of EXTRA BASS, Keep the music pumping with long battery life; Listen in comfort and style with cushioned ear pads, Enjoy hands-free calls with a built-in mic. (at 7 Gadgets) HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer Printing off social media photos has never been easier from your smartphone. Connect your social media accounts to the free-to-download HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints. (at 7 Gadgets) Google Pixel Smartphone There are a ton of Android phones on the market, but if you want the purest expression of Google’s world-beating OS, you want the Google Pixel. The first direct-from-Google phone without Nexus branding, the Pixel is built by HTC but designed exclusively in Mountain View. It has either a 5-inch 1080p or 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display and a 12.3 megapixel camera that got the highest score of any phone on DxOMark, as well as unlimited cloud storage for photos and 4K videos. (at Uncrate) Office Ideas! Here are some office ideas for you! How do you like these? Don’t forget that you may suggest gadgets or ideas via twitter: @paulogabriel – I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. 😉 perfect office office ideas home office gadgets

Google Home Office

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We’ve seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we’ll assemble a perfect office, and we’d like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have? We’ve selected some amazing items this week. There were some cool announcements by Google in these last few days, like the Home Smart Assistant and the Pixel Smartphone, both top notch technology! For this list we’ve also picked Vinsic UFO W11, a cool portable wireless charger for all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. But there’s more! Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger The Vinsic UFO W11 Portable Wireless Charger is accustomed to all kinds of Qi-enabled smartphones. You simply have to put your device on it for charging. It also supports current and voltage limiting so that you can use it without worrying about current consumption or any risks. 3 built-in coils take up a larger surface area. Together with its functionality, the charger comes with a highly portable you can easily carry on the go. Get used to a cable-free charging life from now and on. (at The Gadget Flow) Google Home Smart Assistant Google Home is a voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own Google, always ready to help. Just start with, “Ok Google.” A simple voice request triggers Google Home to play music, podcasts or radio from services like Google Play Music, Spotify, YouTube Music, Pandora, and TuneIn. Thanks to Google’s rich history in search, Google Home is ready for your questions (at The Gadget Flow) Sony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones Connect and stream music easily with Bluetooth and NFC; Feel the powerful, clear sound of EXTRA BASS, Keep the music pumping with long battery life; Listen in comfort and style with cushioned ear pads, Enjoy hands-free calls with a built-in mic. (at 7 Gadgets) HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer Printing off social media photos has never been easier from your smartphone. Connect your social media accounts to the free-to-download HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints. (at 7 Gadgets) Google Pixel Smartphone There are a ton of Android phones on the market, but if you want the purest expression of Google’s world-beating OS, you want the Google Pixel. The first direct-from-Google phone without Nexus branding, the Pixel is built by HTC but designed exclusively in Mountain View. It has either a 5-inch 1080p or 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display and a 12.3 megapixel camera that got the highest score of any phone on DxOMark, as well as unlimited cloud storage for photos and 4K videos. (at Uncrate) Office Ideas! Here are some office ideas for you! How do you like these? Don’t forget that you may suggest gadgets or ideas via twitter: @paulogabriel – I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. 😉

Google Home Office

Analysts at Morgan Stanley earlier this year predicted that half of US jobs will be replaced by robots in just 20 years. Elon Musk caused a Twitter storm over his fears about how artificial intelligence (AI) could soon assume control of the internet. Technology is changing the way we work and it’s only accelerating. If Musk is worried, should we be too? Apparently not if you listen to the technology giants at the forefront of this revolution. They seem to believe that we’re hungry, starving in fact, for more gadgetry to make our lives easier/more fun/more productive/easier to bear. We now trust smart thermostats to reduce our bills, we’re testing cars that drive themselves and we can control our speaker systems from anywhere in the house. The latest buzz is about personal digital assistants who can help us navigate our days both at home and in the office. Read the marketing spiel around Amazon Echo and Google Home and it appears that talking to a shiny box is the new alternative to pressing the touchscreen of a shiny box. Now our thumbs can be put to better use. Whatever way you look at it, one thing’s for certain – this technology is here to stay. Amazon Echo: the first 13 things to try Read more The unassuming speaker-like object is always listening and primed to jump on your commands. Need more toilet roll? Tick. Want to play your favourite 1980s Spotify playlist? Done. Need the weather report before you walk the dog? Easy. It’s fair to say that reviews of this new technology have been reasonably muted so far, but it’s the platforms that Echo (or its new competitor, Google Home) are creating that are important. What these devices can do today is a pale reflection of what they might be capable of doing in the near future. Amazon has plans for over 3,000 so-called skills for its Echo and having given access to third-party developers, the floodgates are about to open. So, are the likes of Echo, Home and Siri genuinely useful additions to the workplace? If we judge them on what they can do now they appear to be a good, if not business critical, addition to a small business. They can be useful in the management of a calendar, the ability to raise team spirit with some tunes on a rainy Thursday or keeping on top of office supplies by ensuring no one runs out of Sellotape. They can take on simple functions that either eat up time or might require additional headcount that lean and nimble startup businesses don’t want on their payroll. But you may have noticed above that I’ve put this tech in a specific box – a small business-sized box. Why? Let’s not forget that Echo is a speaker. Yes, a very smart speaker, but speakers are designed to do one thing really well – broadcast. Sharing your calendar plans might be ok in your home office, but it’s certainly not something you’d see as being de rigueur for a bigger enterprise, especially given the modern propensity to open plan office design. With no visible screens and no pre-filter capabilities, I’m sure the employment tribunals would have little sympathy with Alexa announcing, “Redundancy meeting with Jack at 3pm,” to the entire 11th floor. And while we’re on the topic of privacy, if Alexa wants to spend her day listening to the nonsense conversations I have at home then she’s welcome. However, these systems work on the basis that they’re always on, always listening. Do we want Amazon or Google listening in to our private or privileged work conversations? In a corporate context I’m sure there’ll be compliance professionals shuddering in their chairs at the thought of the data protection issues. Furthermore, do we know if these systems can be hacked? A quick search for “laptop camera cover” on Google reveals around 4.6m listings. That’s a lot of people worried that they’re being spied on. Google launches new Assistant and puts it at heart of Home Read more For now, let’s assume though that no one’s listening. Let’s assume that these devices are secure. How could they be harnessed to become an active part of a business as opposed to being a passive butler, waiting to drag random information from the internet? A firm called HipChat has already launched a “skill” that harnesses Echo as an always-on alert system that “shouts” when one of its sites goes down. By teaching Echo to notice a certain set of conditions that will result in a problem, they are now capable of reducing service issues more quickly than ever before. In other applications, Alexa could instantly alert brand owners to negative social media sentiment, or give retailers the ability to take advantage of a fluctuation in the market to make truly dynamic pricing strategies possible. It feels like we’ve not even scratched the surface of the possibilities of these devices. As we employ more connected technology in our surroundings, having a voice-controlled assistant at the very centre feels intuitively right. It’s clear that we should have a pretty broad description of what an “assistant” can be in our working and domestic lives if we’re to make the most of them. It’s going to be exciting to see whether investment in developing these platforms will make them immeasurably more useful. To get weekly news analysis, job alerts and event notifications direct to your inbox, sign up free for Media & Tech Network membership. 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Google Home Office

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Google Home Office
Google Home Office