7 New Releases in Tech this month
March 28, 2018
7 New Releases in Tech this month -
We at Webcraft have a huge interest in all things Tech and we are always trying to keep up to date on the latest tools, features and products which are available to us today. Here's a quick round up of some of the most interesting new ideas, products and concepts we have come across this month.
- Pinterest Lens is a the very impressive new product concept from Pinterest which is dubbed as the Shazam for Objects in Real Life. It’s called Lens (currently in beta), and it lets you use the camera in your Pinterest app to discover ideas inspired by objects you see out in the real world. You can point Lens at a pair of shoes, then tap to see related styles or even ideas for what else to wear them with.
- Nokia 3310 - If you were an 80’s or 90’s kid, you will of course know that the Nokia 3310 is not exactly new, but Nokia are looking to launch a new version of this modern classic. It was originally released in 2000 and was a global success which went on to sell 126 million units worldwide. Several retailers already offering the option to have the classic phone pre-ordered with the price said to be $49 each. You can find out more here :http://www.nokia.com/en_int/phones/nokia-3310
- Cafe Wifi - This is a great little invention which allows you to browse and search in your area for any cafe’s which have wifi connectivity. This will especially prove handy for organizing business meetings. Check it out for yourself here: https://cafewifi.com/ - Since the majority of information is updated by the community who use Cafe Wifi, there are not many cafe’s populated in Ireland just yet.
- Jobs for Facebook - This may prove some healthy competition for LinkedIn but will applying for jobs through Facebook ever be as professional as applying via Linkedin? - This video helps describe how ‘Jobs for Facebook’ works - https://youtu.be/ie76r7HImxU
- Amazon are launching a Frustration-free video calls. Amazon's Skype competitor called Amazon Chime - Chime is an enterprise collaboration service organizations can use for voice, video conference, and instant messaging- To find out more, it’s well worth watching their promo video:https://youtu.be/Bj2I1prPVZM
- As a regular Chromebook user, this is a great way of finding the latest and most useful Chrome Extensions around - You can find an extension for most of your day to day needs whether it’s an Ad Blocker, any productivity hacks or else an extension for your most commonly used apps and website such as Instagram and Medium. Find out more here and see if you can find any useful extension for yourself: http://extensions.af/#/today
- Scoop allows you to watch soon to be released films and provide vital feedback for filmmakers. Sign up with Scoop and be part of a global network of film testers who get recruited by Indee Technologies to watch soon to be released films. A unique video copy will grant you access to watch the video. Indee tracks every view and share. Finally, provide your thoughts in detail to help the filmmakers better understand their successes and shortcomings.
We hope you enjoyed this article and you’ve stumble across a couple of new products you weren’t aware of and maybe one or two which you may end up using in the future!