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Ohm Bluetooth Speaker doubles as wireless charger

Ohm Bluetooth Speaker doubles as wireless charger

Joining its recent slew of new products comes a new audio device from Quirky, the Ohm Bluetooth Speaker. The unit won't be shipping until December 10, but interested parties can pre-order it now from the company's website for $169.99 USD. As far as speakers go, the Ohm isn't terribly notable -- what sets it apart is the base, which includes a wireless charger to power up any device that supports Qi charging units. There's a USB cable to join it, something expected considering many devices still don't support wireless charging, as well as an integrated battery for portable use.

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Quirky releases 7 new products, takes aim at Nest, security

Quirky releases 7 new products, takes aim at Nest, security

Quirky made a big splash in the connected home market today, announcing seven new products that could bring your smart home under one roof. In rolling out the new products, Quirky is aiming for the same market share occupied by others in the connected home realm. A sensor for your windows to tell you when they’re opened or closed, a box that “regulates” humidity and temperature, and connected outlets all have a place in their lineup. There’s even a thermostat from Quirky, now.

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Quirky outs slick Ray solar charger

Quirky outs slick Ray solar charger

I like most of the crowd sourced gear that quirky builds. The company operates on an interesting model where they take a person's idea and then build the product based on input from the users of the site. The latest product from Quirky is the Ray and it's very interesting for those that are on the go a lot. The Ray is a little suction cup solar charger with a USB port that uses the cables that come with your gear.

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Quirky launches Perch Wireless Speaker

Quirky launches Perch Wireless Speaker

Quirky has a new product up for pre-sale on its site called the Perch wireless speaker. The speaker is designed to work with all sorts of media players and is a dock and speaker design system that provides a tray to put your device on while it charges. The portable design of the speaker means you can take it with you any where for on the go tunes.

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Quirky outs cool modular cooking utensil

Quirky outs cool modular cooking utensil

I like to cook, but I hate having to dig in the drawer to find the utensil I need. We have like 100 plastic spoons that always seem to bury the spatulas when I need them. Quirky has all sorts of cool products and one of the more recent offerings from the company is the Click n Cook spatula.

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Quirky reveals Contort USB hub

Quirky reveals Contort USB hub

I really like the cool stuff that the people over at Quirky come up with. The products the company designed and builds are different from anything else you find on the market. The latest product Quirky has designed with help from its readers is the Contort USB hub. The Contort has an integrated USB connector for plugging into the computer.

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Quirky Trek Support Backpack Will Charge Your Gadgets, Look Good Doing it

Quirky Trek Support Backpack Will Charge Your Gadgets, Look Good Doing it

The amount of backpacks out there is almost ridiculous. Almost. But,amidst all of them there hasn't been one that integrates holding your gadgets, as well as charging them, in such a way that people would want to use it for any periods of time. Or outdoors, where people can see you. That's all about to change thanks to the Quirky community, and their brand new Trek Support backpack. They'e got their bases covered in the features department, and they also managed to make the bag a TSA-compliant one, too.

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