bluetooth
Photography

Nikon’s new D5600 DSLR with Bluetooth, enhanced touchscreen now available in U.S.

With the D5600, Nikon continues to add Bluetooth and automatic image backups to its entry-level DSLR models. Nikon has announced that photographers in the U.S. will now have access to it.
Home

Control your lights and more using just a Bluetooth connection with Yoswit

Who says you need to flip a switch to operate it? Certainly not Yoswit, a new smart-home product that lets you control your lights with only a Bluetooth connection. You shouldn't need to get up to adjust your lighting, do you?
Computing

The Tecla Shield gives disabled people new choices for interacting with touchscreens

When a disabled person wants to use a touchscreen, actually touching it can be a problem. The Tecla Shield lets them use the assistive device of their choice, without hooking up any additional wires.
Home Theater

These $89 AirPod competitors are a bet on the power of branding

How do you offer an inexpensive alternative to Apple's AirPods when all you have is a me-too off-the-rack wireless earbud? Make it all about the brand, said Jack Kim.
Mobile

Startup Instrumments’ 01 measuring tool measures curved surfaces

The 01, the product of startup Instrumments, is a "dimensioning" tool that measures curved and contoured edges. It doubles as a pen or pencil, too, and pairs with a mobile device via Bluetooth for additional analysis.
Mobile

Motorola's unannounced Connect Coin is set to be a Bluetooth tracker on steroids

Motorola will reportedly unveil the Connect Coin, an accessory that functions as a Bluetooth tracker and much more. No word on when it will be available, though it should land by year's end.
Home Theater

Multiroom wireless speaker shootout: Which entry-level Wi-Fi speaker is best?

The Denon HEOS 1, Yamaha WX-010, and Sonos Play:1 are all WiFi speakers that cost $199. But only one of them emerged as the best bang for your audio bucks.
Home Theater

Add multiroom streaming to your Bluetooth speakers with the Cassia Hub

Are you looking to add multiroom connectivity to your Bluetooth speaker collection? The Cassia Hub with BlueStream does exactly that, acting as a hub and broadcasting to your other speakers.
Mobile

Inventive startup LittleBits brings Bluetooth bit to its Gizmos & Gadgets Kit

Kids spending too much time on their phone? LittleBits wants to help with its revamped Gizmos & Gadgets Kit. It features a Bluetooth Low Energy bit, which means kids can control inventions via a smartphone.
Home Theater

How to use the old headphones you love with the new iPhone 7

Apple's newest iPhone may lack a 3.5mm headphone jack, but that doesn't mean you have to toss your favorite pair of wired earbuds or headphones. You just have to get a little creative.
Mobile

Turn your headphones wireless with these 5 Bluetooth adapters

Thinking about turning your old pair of wired headphones truly wireless for the iPhone 7? Luckily, Bluetooth adapters make the process easy as pie. We've rounded up five top picks for your perusal.
Cool Tech

This leather wallet isn’t just pretty — it’s Bluetooth connected and trackable, too

RockDove's launch collection, which features wallets, briefcases, and more, are all made of vegetable-tanned, full-grain leather. But perhaps more importantly, they're also embedded with a thin and flexible bluetooth smart tracking chip