Archive for July, 2018

Klipsch Introduces Powerful Heritage Theater Bar Speaker at werd.com

Klipsch Introduces Powerful Heritage Theater Bar Speaker

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Designed to bring room filling Klipsch-quality hi-fi to your home viewing experience, the Heritage Theater Bar is a premium, low-profile soundbar that leverages the latest advancements in Klipsch proprietary acoustics in a 3-speaker system. It measures 49.5” wide and features six 4″ cerametallic woofers & a trio of 3/4″ linear travel suspension tweeters, perfect for making home movie night feel like a night at the actual theater.

Bell & Ross Introduces the Square-Case BR03-92 Diver in Two New Finishes at werd.com

Bell & Ross Introduces the Square-Case BR03-92 Diver in Two New Finishes

Posted in Watches and Wear

French watchmaker Bell & Ross is a brand known for its ultra-precision, aviation-inspired timepieces. With the introduction of 2 new BR03-92 Divers, they’re expanding their underwater offerings. Their latest duo of square cased pro-level Divers—offered in bronze & blue—deliver water resistance of up to 300m. They’re also fitted with a 60-minute unidirectional rotating bezel with a luminescent mark at 12. Both are powered by a B&R self-winding movement.

Organize Your Bathroom With Something Mighty at werd.com

Organize Your Bathroom With Something Mighty

Posted in Bath and Space

The Mighty Toothbrush Holder from Tooletries is a bathroom organizer for all sorts of small items & is made of 100% silicone. It grips to shiny surfaces like glass, mirrors, tiles and marble without suction cups, adhesives, or permanent mounts. It’s also waterproof, hygienic and easy to clean.

Build James Bond’s Iconic ’64 Aston Martin at werd.com

Build James Bond’s Iconic ’64 Aston Martin

Posted in Gear

The James Bond Aston Martin DB5 from Lego’s Creator Expert line is an impressive replica model with 1290 pieces that captures the elegance and timeless sophistication of 007’s iconic 1964 sports car, and comes packed with authentic details and functioning gadgetry: a concealable radar tracker, a door compartment with a telephone, a passenger ejector seat, revolving number plates, front wing machine guns, & more.

This Jacket from Vollebak is Made of a Material that Won a Nobel Prize at werd.com

This Jacket from Vollebak is Made of a Material that Won a Nobel Prize

Posted in Wear

To get the Graphene Jacket from Vollebak, you’ll need to get on the waiting list quick. That’s due, at least in part because it’s made of the only material on the planet to win a Nobel Prize. This hooded zip-front jacket is made of graphene, which is invisible and only a single atom thick. Just 10 layers of it stacked together are more bulletproof than steel. It’s so strong and stretchy that the fibers of a spider web coated in graphene could catch a falling plane. It looks pretty sick, too. Get on that list.

Ariel Introduces Powerful, Track-Ready Atom 4 at werd.com

Ariel Introduces Powerful, Track-Ready Atom 4

Posted in Exotic and Rides

The Ariel Atom 4 is a race car for the masses, a 320-horsepower, naked, open-wheel 2-seater with a trellis-frame design that makes it look like an overgrown go-kart or some sort of F-1 style training vehicle. It rips from 0-60 in 2.8 with the driver sitting mere inches off the ground. All this power comes from 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder Honda R motor that produces an astounding & eye-watering 310 lb-ft. of torque.

Roku Introduces Dedicated Wireless Speakers at werd.com

Roku Introduces Dedicated Wireless Speakers

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Roku TV Wireless Speakers make it easy to add premium sound to any Roku TV. They’re the first speakers made exclusively for Roku & add exceptional depth & stereo separation to movies, TV and music. Because Roku controls the software in both the speakers and TV, the system provides seamless wireless setup and connectivity as well as optimizing flawless sound-to-picture audio video sync.

This Knife Fits in the Coin Pocket of Your Pants at werd.com

This Knife Fits in the Coin Pocket of Your Pants

Posted in Gear

The circular-shaped Eclipse pocket knife from San Francisco’s Fulcrum Knives measures just 1.8-inches in diameter, just slightly larger than a U.S. One Dollar coin, so it’ll fit perfectly in the coin pocket of your jeans. Made up of 24 intricate little parts, it features a heat-treated stainless steel Wharncliffe style blade that flicks easily into action. With the blade deployed the Eclipse measures 2.9-inches.

Adidas Unveils PureBoost Go City Runner at werd.com

Adidas Unveils PureBoost Go City Runner

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

Designed with the help of rapper ASAP Ferg & Runners NYC’s Kwasi Kessie, the forthcoming PureBoost Go from Adidas is a high-performance shoe purpose-built for city running. It features a wider, more stable running platform, ample Boost cushioning, and a circular knit mesh upper. Sure to be one of the hottest drops of the summer. Available on adidas.com July 19.

Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa at werd.com

Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Hexa is a 6-legged robot—highly agile, and highly adaptable—equipped with the ideal hardware and software platform to learn and explore robotics. It features a 720P camera with night vision, 3-axis accelerometer, distance measuring sensor, & an infrared transmitter. It is powered by MIND, an operating system based on Linux Kernel, allowing you to create movements & applications that bring your robotics to life. It has built-in wi-fi & a 4-hour battery life.

Earle Motors’ Alaskan is Built for the Off-Road Adventure of a Lifetime at werd.com

Earle Motors’ Alaskan is Built for the Off-Road Adventure of a Lifetime

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides

The Alaskan from California-based Earle Motors is a custom-built adventure bike based on the 2018 Ducati Desert Sled. It’s got a longer swingarm & taller suspension clearance but is powered by the same air-cooled 800-cc Italian motor. Key features include a hand-formed 6-gallon fuel tank, a 2-gallon aux fuel cell integrated into the hand-formed tail, kevlar skid plate, powerful lighting, and a heavy-duty luggage carrier system.

PyroVault is a Suit of Armor for Your Zippo at werd.com

PyroVault is a Suit of Armor for Your Zippo

Posted in Gear

Designed and made in the USA, the PyroVault provides the ultimate protection for your lighter. This waterproof, dustproof, smashproof housing accepts a standard Zippo butane lighter & its spring-loaded cap features a rubber O-ring to seal out the elements. It’s constructed of rugged, reinforced and heat resistant polymer. Available in 5 colors: Black, Urban Grey, Rescue Orange, Flat Dark Earth, and Olive Drab.

Patagonia & Danner Team Up On Some Wicked Wading Boots at werd.com

Patagonia & Danner Team Up On Some Wicked Wading Boots

Posted in Boots and Wear

This seems like a perfect pairing: Patagonia’s decades of creating innovative fly fishing gear and Danner’s 80-plus year run making some of the world’s best boots has resulted in two new made-for-fishing models, a re-designed version of their Foot Tractor wading boots and the all-new River Salt wading boots, both feature stitch-down construction in waterproof full-grain leather and tough 1000-Denier nylon. Both are made in the U.S.A. by Danner in the brand’s Portland, Oregon factory. Available February, 2019.

Kodak’s Wireless WiFi Portable Projector Brings Big Screen Viewing in a Palm Size Package at werd.com

Kodak’s Wireless WiFi Portable Projector Brings Big Screen Viewing in a Palm Size Package

Posted in Tech and Television

The Kodak Wireless WiFi Portable Projector is a tiny box that makes a big screen up to 100-inches. It’s a DLP Pico LED 1080p HD mini projector that supports Android Miracast, iOS Apple Airplay, plus smartphones and other content delivery devices like gaming consoles, and computers, all via cable-free wifi. It’s rechargeable, has built-in speakers, as well as ports for HDMI and Micro SD card.