Archive for October, 2015

Nemo SPECIAL OPS Drill at werd.com

Nemo SPECIAL OPS Drill

Posted in Gear and Tools

Painted stealth black with no logos and submersible to 100-feet, Nemo’s 18V, 1000-watt cordless drill is built for the extreme applications needed by military Special Ops (likely not this weekend’s Ikea purchase). It features a 13mm chuck, 6-hour battery, and dual LED illumination. 2 batteries and a charger plus a pressurizing pump for underwater work is included.

Remote Control R2-D2 Mini Fridge at werd.com

Remote Control R2-D2 Mini Fridge

Posted in Gear

This life-size, remote control R2-D2 is a fridge that will not only keep your drinks cold, it will also cruise right over & deliver them to you. It’s got the sounds & movements you expect from R2 as well as the capacity for a six-pack of cans.

Satechi Type-C Hub for MacBook at werd.com

Satechi Type-C Hub for MacBook

Posted in Computers and Tech

Here’s a way to improve that 1-port 12-inch Retina MacBook. Satechi’s compact Type-C Hub Adapter plugs into the side of the MacBook, adding three USB 3.0 Type-A ports, a Micro SD card slot, and an SD card slot. It’s available in gunmetal, silver, and gold to match each shade of your Macbook.

Samsung Galaxy View at werd.com

Samsung Galaxy View

Posted in Portable and Tech

More like a portable streaming TV than a tablet, Samsung’s massive 18.4-inch Galaxy View delivers 1080P resolution and a streaming home screen (similar to what you see on Roku or Apple TV) customized with Android 5.1 software offering shortcuts to services like Netflix, Hulu, Twitch and YouTube. Its built-in 5700 mAh battery provides 8 hours of video playback.

Pico at werd.com

Pico

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Pico is the automatic coffeemaker of brewing beer. Using pre-made ingredient kits called PicoPaks, it couldn’t get any easier. You pour in the pak, add water and wait. 5-7 days later, your beer is done & you’re a home-brewer. Another funded Kickstarter.

Discommon Goods Bottle Opener at werd.com

Discommon Goods Bottle Opener

Posted in Bar Ware and Gear and Host

We think that any device that opens beers in one, quick little pop should be called a piece of “functional art” but the creators of the Discommon Goods Bottle Opener were serious. California-made and machined from a chunk of aerospace aluminum, this bottle opener looks as good as it works.

Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase Two Collection at werd.com

Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase Two Collection

Posted in Media and Movies

The limited edition, 13-Disc Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase Two Collection includes Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, and Ant-Man, all in Blu-ray 3D. Digital Copies of each are also included.

2016 Triumph Bonneville Range at werd.com

2016 Triumph Bonneville Range

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides

Unchanged since 2001, The Triumph Bonneville was long overdue for an update. What it got was an overhaul. The upright British classic now sports a water-cooled engine, plus a full ground-up rebuild of the frame and body. The new Bonny will be available in several variants: the Street Twin, T120, Thruxton, and power-packed Thruxton R, a range offering 900cc & 1200cc motor options.

Nixon Rock LTD Collection at werd.com

Nixon Rock LTD Collection

Posted in Watches and Wear

In support of the MusicCares charity which helps uninsured musicians in times of need, rock legends such as Eddie Van Halen, Keith Richards and Tom Waits donated their personal boots, jackets, pants and guitar straps to Nixon Watches.  From these pieces of memorabilia, the watchmaker created leather bands for special edition watches that will soon be available at Barney’s, colette, Selfridges and Ron Herman.

Honda VersAttach at werd.com

Honda VersAttach

Posted in Gear and Lawn

This is not your average wacker. Honda’s gas-powered 4-stroke VersAttach enables you to run a bunch of lawn care tools with just one motor. Using a twist-and-click attachments system called SureLoc, you can switch easily between your edger, line trimmer, blower, hedge trimmer, pruner and cultivator.

Ampy at werd.com

Ampy

Posted in Portable and Tech

Ampy is a 1800mAh battery pack that charges up using kinetic energy. That’s energy created through movement. Clip it to your waist while walking or a leg while biking or just throw it in your bag; while you’re moving, it’s charging. It also offers fitness tracking functions and an integrated app.

Lego Ghostbusters Firehouse HQ at werd.com

Lego Ghostbusters Firehouse HQ

Posted in Gear

Lego’s Ghostbusters Firehouse HQ set includes over 4600 pieces comprising the 2-story NYC firehouse from the original movie. Inside there’s a lab, living quarters, the ghost containment unit as well as 9 minifigs: Peter, Ray, Egon, Winston, Janine Melnitz, Dana Barrett, & Louis Tully plus a few ghosts thrown in for good measure. Yes, Slimer too.

The Bison Insulated Jacket at werd.com

The Bison Insulated Jacket

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

Using a unique insulating fiber that combines hollow, heat-retaining Bison fur and recycled polyester, this 4-layer waterproof jacket from United By Blue will keep you warm in wet winter weather. The jacket also features a removable hood and a total of 14 pockets. American made.

Quarter Charger at werd.com

Quarter Charger

Posted in Portable and Tech

This 5000mAh backup battery pack is the first to feature a MagSafe port, so it can be recharged with the MacBook Power supply you already carry in your bag. And it will recharge fully in just 30 minutes. Or use the Mini USB port to charge it up, but that takes 7 hours.