This could be a tough book to get through. That’s because the Codex Silenda is a mechanical puzzle. Actually several. In order to open it and turn each page, you have to solve a mind-boggling puzzle. Made entirely of laser-cut wood, it was designed by artist Brady Whitney and features a story inside about an apprentice in DaVinci’s workshop that explains the origin of the book.
Hardcore training brand NOBULL has branched out from footwear to offer some accessories that are just as tough. Their 33-liter Traditional Duffle is made of ballistic nylon with a waterproof interior and features a MOLLE compatible exterior system & beefy YKK zippers plus a removable shoulder strap that attaches with carabiners.
The heavy-duty yet lightweight ZRO collection from luggage-maker Zero Halliburton is constructed with shock-resistant Makrolon, a rugged, scratch resistant polycarbonate. The sturdy, American-made cases feature 4 silent-rolling wheels & multi-stage telescoping handles. Choose from a 20” or 22” carry-on & larger 25” or 28” cases.
Knocki is a wireless device that instantly transforms ordinary surfaces (walls, tables, doors, furniture, countertops, & more) into a touch-interface remote for home & office automation. Attach it to the surface and sync it to your smart devices, then you can dim the lights, turn on music, adjust the temperature, (and much more) with just a few taps on the table. Crowd-funded on Indiegogo.
The All-Conditions Collection from Bellroy is built to withstand the worst weather and all sorts of environmental exposure that would ruin the average wallet and all its contents. Constructed of water-resistant leather & a woven 500-denier fabric with YKK Aquaguard zippers, the collection includes a compact wallet, a phone pouch, and a larger wallet that will fit cards, cash, phone and other essentials.
Staaker is an auto-follow AI drone that makes it easier than ever to film aerial video. Offering 5 different self-flying modes, it can capture epic surf shots, biking footage, overhead cityscapes and whatever else you dream up. It tracks an all-weather sensor you wear like a watch while recording footage onto GoPro Hero 3, 3+, and 4 cameras.
Available for pre-order now, the X Connected football from Wilson will get you ready for the upcoming season. It tracks distance, velocity, spin rate, spiral efficiency, and catch/drop stats that you can track, share, and compare through a dedicated app.
Designed by Tinker Hatfield, the man behind every Air Jordan since 1988, the Auckland Modern from Converse is a casual street shoe that features a smooth, breathable 3-layer Hyperfuse upper & a flexible, white Phylon outsole. The initial drop includes 5 colorways: Black/Soar, Black/White, Black/Lucid Green, Black/Action Red and Black/Dark Grey.
It’s the world’s first complete weather camera system, a portable station that delivers real-time weather data and images to your phone through a dedicated app. The system consists of the Sky2 Camera that captures & sends HD images every 5 minutes while providing data on temperature, humidity, barometric pressure & precipitation. The Storm accessory device measure rainfall, wind speed, wind direction, & UV index.
HP made a backpack?! Hidden in the base of this dapper looking canvas daypack is a 22,400K battery with enough juice to power up your laptop, charge a tablet up to three times, and a smartphone up to 10 times. It also comes with 2 adapters & 2 USB cables for your Android devices.