For surfers, skaters, & snowboarders, the only thing worse than stinky style is bragging about the barrel, handrail, or jump you just slayed. Trace is an activity monitor designed specifically for action sports that will allow you to brag using data instead of your mouth. It uses inertial sensors, algorithms & GPS to track your tricks and let’s you share the data through your socials.
There are plenty of cute, colorful, & compact wireless speakers out there but if you want one that’s going to deliver superior sound, the new Bose SoundLink Mini is probably the one. Why? Proven Bose sound & a 7-hour battery.
Just the facts: Wireless bluetooth speaker. Dual pairing stereo capability. 12 hour battery life. 1000 day warranty. The Blazar is available in a brushed aluminum & deep graphite finish as well as limited edition artist collab colorways from bands that make car commercial music. Good colors though: navy blue, gold, & neon yellow.
Quality materials make the difference. The foldable MS 500 is built from machined aluminum and features leather trim & padding on the earphone. It’s also fitted with tangle-free cloth OFC cables that deliver a 99.9% pure signal to the 44mm drivers plus there’s an input on each side giving you the choice of left or right cable connection.
Claimers generally claim that they’re heading into the wilderness to disconnect. Yeah right! So why are there 57 different products for charging your phone in the woods? Exactly. Here’s another. The collapsible FlameStower captures the excess residual heat from your cookstove to charge USB powered devices. Phone, iPad, mini-RC helicopter, you know, all those things you need to get in touch with mother nature.
Yeah, a new Motorola phone. Before you scroll down, let us explain. This Android-based phone with its 4.7-inch screen will be fully customizable with 18 color choices, various trim colors, and later in the year even the option of real wood instead of plastic. Instant voice command & camera modes and optional storage up to 32GB will make the X a most-wanted Android when it’s released later this summer.
It may look like grandma’s old hobby camera from the 60s but this is actually the new Lumix GX7, a micro 4/3s point & shoot with a magnesium-alloy body, a 16-MP sensor, built-in wi-fi & super-high 25.6K ISO for getting solid shots even in situations with terrible lighting. Available November 2013.
OLED stands for Organic Light Emitting Diode. It’s newer technology that’s different & much brighter than both regular LED or LCD displays. LG offers up an ultra-thin 3-D HDTV with a curved screen. Kinda like iMax at home. It’s only 4mm thick. That’s thinner than a pencil & definitely thinner than your current HD flatscreen, which average about 15mm thick.
First came the Nest Thermostat then the August Smart Lock, now the Canary is here to make home security sexy & send all the info to your phone. Inside its slick 6” tall exterior there’s a wide-angle HD camera with night vision, a microphone, an IR motion sensor, a siren & more. Linked directly to your phone, it gives you a real-time video feed & live sensor data while continually learning to protect your property better.
If you’re into shutterbuggery, Hasselblad’s latest point & shoot is gonna give you wood. For real. Molded to the all aluminum Sony-made RX100 body, the Stellar features an Italian-designed grip that comes in your choice of 6 different types of wood: Padouk, Olive, Mahogany, Zebra, Walnut & Wenge. A solid grip for capturing a 20MB image with ultra-sharp Zeiss optics.