Time Timer Watch PLUS

Time Timer Watch PLUS

There are more and more watches offering vibrating and tactile alerts these days, but they can get somewhat expensive. However, they can discretely make you aware of an alert, without annoying anyone, and let users with special needs broaden their reach of time.

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Be a More Polite Smartphone User Using This Tip

072612-vib.jpgThere’s one thing that I’ve learned over the years and that’s to keep my phone silent at all times. I hate bothering anyone with intrusive ringtones, abiding by the axiom, “silence is golden”. However, what happens if vibration alerts fail? Here’s one trick that we discovered. More

Bedside Manners: Reasons for Powering Off Your Phone Every Night

020312cellatbed.jpgWhile some may argue they need to be reachable at all hours of the day, the reality is only a tiny minority require it. No, it’s more likely you’d benefit by leaving your phone turned completely powered off as soon as you’ve changed into PJs and brushed your teeth (and not just on standby mode near the bed), since there are quite a few reasons your smartphone might be the root of many of your health problems…

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Invention Simulates Objects Passing Through Your Hand: Now You Can Get Stabbed, Virtually

The Kajimoto research group at the University of Electro-Communications has invented a device that simulates something passing through your hand. It’s been made to improve the reality of some games and uses a vibration mechanism to create the sensory illusion.

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Mutewatch: The Ultimate Minimal Watch

This has to be one of the most minimal watches that I’ve ever seen, and it also has a vibrating alarm function, which is something that I’ve been wanting to see in a watch for a long time. While some people need to hear an alarm, I’ve found that a vibrating alarm is enough to wake me up. The Mutewatch offers a silent alarm and a really cool design to go with it.

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