Comedy film director Judd Apatow talked to a bunch of famous comedians about life & laughs. It chronicles his own journey to the top of the humor mountain as well as exploring funny ideas with the likes of Mel Brooks, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Roseanne Barr, Harold Ramis, Louis C.K., Chris Rock, & for some odd reason, Lena Dunham. How funny.
Square’s simple point-of-sale systems are about to get easier/better. The new reader is a contactless device that accepts Apple Pay & cards with EMV chips. Still wireless. Still pocket-sized.
Auto racing-inspired watchmaker Autodromo dug deep into historical minutiae for this limited edition chronograph. The design commemorates driver Brian Redman’s victory at the 1969 Nürburgring 1000 km race. Available in stainless or gold-plated steel, it is powered by a Seiko-made VK63 Chronograph Hybrid Meca-Quartz movement.
Designer Dror Benshetrit has created a structural support system called QuaDror that uses a simple triangular base to support shelves, tables, and other furnishings. Designed using a 3-D printer, the QuaDror supports pack flat for easy set-up and transport. They’re available in a variety of sizes and materials like bamboo & steel. via
Onanoff has a quirky name and a clever product. Their Sound Cover is an iPad stand and cover with built-in flat panel stereo speakers, offering powerful, high quality sound, that boosts your iPad’s volume by up to 400%.
Small enough to carry on a keychain, the Squarehead from Spyderco is a unique little knife that folds out of a single-sided handle machined from a solid piece of titanium. It features a sheepfoot blade made of CPMS30V powder metallurgy stainless steel and an integrated LinerLock-style mechanism that locks the blade securely open & shut.
Detroit-based watchmaker Shinola has just unveiled a new timepiece, the American-made Runwell Moon Phase, an updated version of their classic 47mm Runwell design that adds a moon dial to track lunar phases from waxing to waning. The design is highlighted by a stainless steel case, tan leather alligator strap, and Super-LumiNova printed details.
Touchjet Pond is the world’s first smart projector. In addition to projecting your computer screen onto a wall up to 80-inches across, this device allows you to tap, swipe, & write on the wall as well.
The exclusive Pirelli garage calendar, featuring hot women posing with premium racing rubber began in 1964 and continues today. To celebrate 50 years in print, Pirelli has released this 576-page retrospective hardcover featuring glamour shots by the likes of Richard Avedon, Peter Beard & many more.