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

Posted in Gear

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.

Get Spider-Man’s Official Movie Edition Spider Drone at werd.com

Get Spider-Man’s Official Movie Edition Spider Drone

Posted in Gear

In the upcoming Marvel movie Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spidey has a new crime-fighting tool built into his suit: a small spider-drone. And even before you see it in action on the big screen, you can get a replica. Sky Viper’s Official Movie Edition Spider-Drone is a quad-copter with eight legs and includes a controller. An optional camera is also available to stream video to your phone.

A Tough, American-Made Duffle From Hand & Hooks at werd.com

A Tough, American-Made Duffle From Hand & Hooks

Posted in Bags and Gear

Handmade in America, Hand & Hooks’ Brown Duck Cloth Duffle is constructed with rugged cotton duck canvas and denim and features brass hardware and zippers. There’s a single exterior zip pocket and two end cap slide pockets. The lining is red, white, & blue plaid flannel.

Springbar Canvas Tents are a Camping Classic at werd.com

Springbar Canvas Tents are a Camping Classic

Posted in Camping and Gear

Since 1961, Springbar has been keeping campers comfortable with their spacious, high-roof canvas tents. Made with premium materials like Hardyduck canvas, galvanized steel poles & heavy-duty waterproof laminated vinyl floors, they’re watertight, breathable, & durable. 2 models are offered, a 10’X10’ 6-person & a 10’X14’ 8-person model, both designed for dad-friendly 1-person set-up.

Dark City Reveals The Real Los Angeles Noir at werd.com

Dark City Reveals The Real Los Angeles Noir

A visual history of L.A.’s grim, post-war underbelly, Dark City brings together images from archives, museums, newspapers, morgues, private collections, and the author’s extensive image library to reveal the true grit, grime, and horror of Los Angeles from the 1920s to 1950s. This large format, 480-page hardcover roams the back alleys, gin joints, tattoo parlors, gambling dens, nightclubs, and brutal crime scenes, revealing a city crawling with murder and mayhem.

PillPack is a Prescription Service for the Mobile World at werd.com

PillPack is a Prescription Service for the Mobile World

Posted in Groom and Health

Driving to the store, waiting in line, chasing refills—dealing with the pharmacy is a pain. PillPack is the remedy. It is a full-service pharmacy that sorts your medication by the dose and delivers it to your door. This simple service delivers your medications, including vitamins and OTC’s sorted by the dose as well as other pharmacy items like creams, inhalers, & testing supplies. It arrives on time every month & an app lets you easily monitor your account & prescriptions from anywhere.

Your Mini Museum Puts Dinosaur Bones & Steve Jobs’ Turtleneck On Display at werd.com

Your Mini Museum Puts Dinosaur Bones & Steve Jobs’ Turtleneck On Display

Posted in Decor and Space

Mini Museum offers one-of-a-kind, limited edition collections of rare specimens from earth & beyond that are designed to last for generations. For their 3rd Edition release, they’re including an eclectic mix of items like a piece of metal from a 1200 year old Viking axe, a small swatch from Steve Jobs’ iconic turtleneck, 2 different dinosaur bones, ancient Egyptian papyrus & a piece of metal from the SR-71 blackbird, the word’s fastest manned aircraft, and more. The specimens are sealed in a thick acrylic display case.

Nike & Converse Team Up for a UNC-Inspired Jordan Collab Release at werd.com

Nike & Converse Team Up for a UNC-Inspired Jordan Collab Release

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

For the first time in 30 years, Nike is releasing the iconic MJ2, featuring a detail—a hit of UNC blue on the heel—seen only on his original 1986 “player edition” colorway. The rare release is one half of a 2-pair collab pack with Converse that also includes the classic Fastbreak high-top Jordan wore during his time as a Tar Heel.