The Trayvax Element is a minimalist wallet for the paranoid beer-lover

 I went digging recently for another minimalist wallet and boy did I find one. My old one, two pieces of titanium attached with a rubber band, was getting too old and things were falling out. I did a quick hunt and found a few very flat minimalist wallets, but nothing that seemed to be rugged and clever. Enter Trayvax. I tried the Trayvax Element, a leather and stainless steel monster with… Read More

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This leather wallet has a built-in battery to charge your iPhone

Bi-fold-on-Table If you have an iPhone other than the 6 Plus or 6S Plus, chances are that you run out of battery pretty frequently. In a world where background updates, location tracking, and 24/7 bluetooth constantly drain our batteries, it’s not unheard of to run out of juice just a few hours into your day. Most people have recruited battery packs, car chargers, or battery cases to help… Read More

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Ledger Wallet Is One Of The Most Secure Bitcoin Wallets You Can Get

You can call Ledger Wallet CEO Eric Larchevêque the Winklevoss of France given that he stores around 1,000 bitcoins on his bitcoin wallet — that’s around $ 450,000 as of today. But it also shows how secure the company’s wallet is. I interviewed him on our stage at CES. Read More

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The Woolet Is A Wallet That Yells At You When You Leave It Behind

24cf358f3779851353294dc38f0a5b1a_original The Internet of Things promised us a deeper connection with our objects. We would be hugging our toasters, marrying our fridges, and sleeping with our bathroom scales. But nothing out there so far could talk back to us until the Woolet. The Woolet is a wallet that contains a small beacon that connects to your phone. When you leave (or lose) your wallet, the phone will buzz to let you know.… Read More

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Samsung Wants To Build LoopPay Into Devices, And To Build A Holistic Mobile Wallet

looppay-pos1 Samsung will acquire LoopPay, the companies announced today, and TechCrunch spoke with LoopPay CEO Will Graylin, Samsung Innovation Center EVP David Eun and Dr. Injong Rhee, EVP and head of Samsung Mobile about the smartphone maker’s plans for its new asset, as well as LoopPay’s tech and approach to mobile payments. Read More

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