CasusGrill is the World’s First Biodegradable BBQ at werd.com

CasusGrill is the World’s First Biodegradable BBQ

Posted in Gear

100% percent natural, biodegradable, and ready to cook in 5 minutes, the Danish Design Award-winning CasusGrill is made from FSC-certified cardboard lined with naturally occurring lava stone. The grill rack is made of bamboo (which doesn’t burn), and the briquettes are made of Quick Oxilite bamboo charcoal. Once lit, it provides clean cooking heat for one hour.

Nintendo Announces Mini Classic Console at werd.com

Nintendo Announces Mini Classic Console

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Nintendo has some news you’ll be happy to hear. Later this year they’re launching a miniature SNES Classic Edition. The pint-size console will come pre-loaded with 21 games including Super Mario World, Street Fighter II Turbo, Donkey Kong Country and many more. It will connect to your modern High-Def TV via HDMI.

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks at werd.com

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks

Posted in Gear and Rides

With 4 bluetooth sensors that mount to the valve stems on your car’s tires, the Zus Tire Monitor keeps constant track of your tire pressure and if there’s ever a leak, it sends an alert to your phone. Easy install takes just minutes. A funded Indigogo.

The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed at werd.com

The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed

17-year veteran NASA Astronaut Scott Parazynski has led a life of adventure: five missions to outer space, including seven spacewalks, space flights with John Glenn, testing jet packs, training in Russia to become a cosmonaut, even an Everest summit attempt. The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed is Parazynski’s memoir, an up-close & personal account of a life spent chasing dreams and out-of-this-world adventures.

Anker Expands With The Launch Of Zolo Liberty+ Wireless Earbuds at werd.com

Anker Expands With The Launch Of Zolo Liberty+ Wireless Earbuds

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Mobile tech accessory maker Anker, known for its portable battery packs & chargers, is launching a new product & a new brand. The product is the Liberty+ wireless earbuds, debuting under the Zolo brand name. These buds, which deliver three and a half hours of battery with 48 hours of extra battery power stored in the carrying case, are the first to work with all four major digital assistants: Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Microsoft’s Cortana and Google Assistant. Currently funding on Kickstarer.

Tertill is a Solar-Powered Garden Weeding Robot at werd.com

Tertill is a Solar-Powered Garden Weeding Robot

Posted in Gear and Lawn

Like an all-terrain Roomba for your rose garden, Tertill is a solar-powered autonomous robot that weeds your flower & vegetable gardens. Linked to your smartphone via Bluetooth it handles all the weeding chemical-free & it’s waterproof, so you don’t have to bring it in when the rain starts. It uses 4-wheel drive & a spinning string trimmer like a weedwacker to keep your gardens healthy & weed-free. A funded Kickstarter.

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range at werd.com

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range

Posted in Exotic and Rides

The “Alice” aircraft from Eviation is a nine-passenger electric-powered plane with a range of up to 600 miles on a single charge. Designed from the ground-up for efficiency & constructed with composites, Alice weighs roughly 300 times less than a normal plane of the same size. One main rear propeller and 2 smaller wingtip props drive the plane, and it’s powered by a 980 kWh Li-Ion battery.

Ora GQ Headphones: The First To Feature Graphene Nanotechnology at werd.com

Ora GQ Headphones: The First To Feature Graphene Nanotechnology

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The Ora GQ headphones are the first to bring graphene—and nanotechnology—to the headphone market. Graphene is a carbon compound 1000X lighter than paper and 200X stronger than steel, making it an ideal material for high-performance audio applications. The GQ headphones offer wired/wireless operation, a gesture control track-pad, lambskin leather and an ear-shaped design optimized for sound quality. The graphene drivers deliver superior sound, volume, 70% increase in battery efficiency & unrivaled high frequency response.

Pinion Introduces a Classic Automatic in the Axis II Black at werd.com

Pinion Introduces a Classic Automatic in the Axis II Black

Posted in Watches and Wear

The Pinion Axis II Black is the latest automatic from British Watchmaker Pinion. The robust 42mm DLC-coated case is made from a single block of stainless steel. White numerals & indices plus a date display on the dial make it easy to read in all conditions. It’s powered by a self-winding ETA 2824-2 Swiss movement and water-resistant to 100 meters.

Playing Cards Optimized For Travel: Air Deck at werd.com

Playing Cards Optimized For Travel: Air Deck

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Designed specifically for traveling card sharks, the Air Deck is a set of premium playing cards that’s smaller & slimmer: 3.43 x 1.26 inches as well as waterproof and washable. Made of Eco PVC, these cards are super durable and won’t tear. The only thing standard about Air Deck is that it contains 52 cards & 2 Jokers. A funded Kickstarter.

The Pacific Chair Strikes a Stylish Balance of Form & Function at werd.com

The Pacific Chair Strikes a Stylish Balance of Form & Function

Posted in Seating and Space

Created by Vitra and the Barber & Osgerby studio, the award-winning Pacific Chair is a task chair designed to look less like office furniture with more streamlined and subtle styling yet still offer the comfort functions of other high-end office chairs. Its made of premium materials & its fully adjustable back, seat, & arms are engineered for smooth, intuitive operation.

Ecobee 4 is the First Smart Thermostat with Alexa Built-in at werd.com

Ecobee 4 is the First Smart Thermostat with Alexa Built-in

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

Ecobee partnered up with Amazon to build Alexa voice assistance into their latest smart home thermostat. Like Nest & Honeywell’s Lyric, the Ecobee 4 is a wi-fi enabled smart thermostat but it’s the first one to offer voice-enabled Alexa, allowing you to control temps via voice as well as all the other features Alexa delivers: music, news, etc. The unit also pairs with up to 32 individual room sensors, detecting occupancy & temp in the rooms and adjusting accordingly.

Hasbro Gets You Geared Up For Game Night at werd.com

Hasbro Gets You Geared Up For Game Night

Posted in Game Room

Created by the gaming experts at Hasbro, Game Crate is a subscription service that delivers interactive board and card games to your door. Chose either Family or adults-only Party themes, and every 3 months, your Game Crate, containing 3 different games will arrive. Games like Mask Of Pharaoh for the fam, Speak Out for the adults, plus all the classics: Scrabble, Jenga, Monopoly & more.