The Gear Aid Buri Knife is a Sharp Companion for Camping and Everyday Action at werd.com

The Gear Aid Buri Knife is a Sharp Companion for Camping and Everyday Action

Posted in Camping and Gear

Gear Aid, a go-to care and repair outdoor brand just released a new fixed blade knife optimized for camping and everyday action. The Buri features a full tang, 3-inch drop point blade with both straight and serrated edges made with 420 stainless. It’s equipped with a bottle opener for obvious reasons and comes in a MOLLE-compatible sheath that has multiple attachment points, so you can keep it handy. It weighs just 5.5 ounces and comes in high-visibility orange and black.

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Apple iPhone X at werd.com

Apple iPhone X

Posted in Portable and Tech

The gently upgraded iPhone 8 wasn’t the only phone unveiled during today’s event.  The star is undeniably the gorgeous X, named to commemorate the iPhone’s 10th anniversary.   A sleek, edge to edge OLED display highlights a new design that ditches the bezel and uses glass on the front and back. Instead of your fingerprint, the iPhone X now uses facial recognition to further enhance the security of the device. The fully-stocked rear camera features a 12-megapixel sensor, with dual-lenses.  Battery life even increases by 2 hours.  Available October 27.

The Glow Smart Home Energy Tracker Delivers Usage Data In Living Color at werd.com

The Glow Smart Home Energy Tracker Delivers Usage Data In Living Color

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Glow is a smart device that tracks your home energy use and provides simple, real-time usage data and notifications that help you save money on home electricity costs. Instead of confusing Kilowatt-hour charts, it simply glows in a range of colors from cool blue and green to hot amber, orange, & red, so at a glance, you can be sure you’re not wasting energy. When you want the numbers and graphs, Glow’s app is just a few taps away. A funded Kickstarter.

The Grovemade Desk Shelf System Gets Your Workstation In Order at werd.com

The Grovemade Desk Shelf System Gets Your Workstation In Order

Posted in Gear and Space and Table and Work

By creating a space for everything, the Grovemade Desk Shelf system is designed for effortless organization, allowing rapid, seamless transitions between digital and analog devices. Keyboard, pencil, mouse, notebook, phone. Whatever instrument you reach for, this simple suite of desktop essentials has your needs in mind. It includes a walnut shelf for your display, a wool felt pad for your keyboard & mouse, a collapsible laptop lift, and a desk tray for small accessories.

Get Pumped with a Star Wars Workout From Onnit at werd.com

Get Pumped with a Star Wars Workout From Onnit

Posted in Equipment and Sport

The human performance innovators at Onnit have created a new line of workout gear for Padawan and Jedi Masters alike. Their new official Star Wars workout collection includes a 20-pound, 10-inch diameter Death Star medicine ball, a moisture-wicking, no-slip Han Solo yoga mat, and a collection of kettle bells: Boba Fett at 50 pounds, an Imperial Storm Trooper at 60 pounds, and Darth Vader at a vein-popping 70 pounds.

Apple TV 4K at werd.com

Apple TV 4K

Posted in Tech and Television

Stunning 4K HDR video output is now possible with Apple TV.  If you have been putting off the inevitable big screen upgrade to 4K due to a lack of good stuff to watch, then this might convince you to blow some cash pretty soon. The box runs on the A10X processor, the same one in the iPad Pro.  Aside from streaming titles from iTunes, it will also play 4K content from your beloved Netflix as well as Amazon.

Wolfcom Introduces the Venture Civilian Body Camera at werd.com

Wolfcom Introduces the Venture Civilian Body Camera

Posted in Photography and Tech

The Venture Civilian Body Camera is made by Wolfcom, which, up to now has only made body cameras for police. They’re betting the public wants them, too. Pretty safe bet. The camera is lighter, smarter, and smaller than a GoPro and records 1080p video at up to 30 fps directly into the unit. It features a rotating 120º wide-angle lens plus nighttime illumination from 4 bright LEDs. It also offers livestream functionality using either wi-fi or your phone’s 4G/LTE connection. A funded Indiegogo.

The Sherlock Box Offers Backup Security For Your Bike at werd.com

The Sherlock Box Offers Backup Security For Your Bike

Posted in Bike and Sport

The Sherlock Bike Tracker device uses GPS (rather than bluetooth like most trackers) and a map-based mobile app to help you track and retrieve your bike in the event of theft. Hide the device in your handlebars, sync it with your app and when you lock it up, activate Sherlock. If it gets stolen, you can see where it is then let law enforcement know, or if you’re really that guy, go right over there and get it back yourself.

This Leather Tech Case is a Premium Way To Transport Your Tablet at werd.com

This Leather Tech Case is a Premium Way To Transport Your Tablet

Posted in Gear

Keep all your tech essentials in one safe and simple place with this case from Stow. Designed in England and made in Spain, The World Class Tech Case is a luxurious leather travel case. It holds a 9.7″ tablet and includes a slim Stow-branded power bank, universal travel adapter and Moleskine notebook plus space for cords and cables.

Bowers & Wilkins 700 Series Speakers Bring Home Recording Studio Sound at werd.com

Bowers & Wilkins 700 Series Speakers Bring Home Recording Studio Sound

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The new 700 Series speakers from British audio innovators Bowers & Wilkins borrows tech from their flagship 800 Diamond series, but keeps the price much lower.  The series upgrades their award-winning CM range of speakers by adding stiffer carbon dome tweeters for better highs, new Continuum Cones for improved mid-range, and all-new Aerofoil Profile bass cone for deep & dynamic bass.

Bright Idea: The MESA Light at werd.com

Bright Idea: The MESA Light

Posted in Gear

The design of the portable, rechargeable MESA Light brightens up your after-dark outdoor activities. Put it on the picnic table to shed some light on your campground dinner or slide the map underneath to chart out tomorrow’s hike. For repairs, reading, & anytime you need hands-free LED light. Made of aircraft-grade aluminum it is IX5 rated for weather resistance and it packs flat for easy transport. Up to 50-hour battery life. A funded Kickstarter.

Cut More, Shake Less Using Skilsaw’s Buzzkill Reciprocating Saw at werd.com

Cut More, Shake Less Using Skilsaw’s Buzzkill Reciprocating Saw

Posted in Gear and Tools

Skilsaw’s new Buzzkill reciprocating saw is a powerful 13A workhorse that offers 35% more vibration suppression over similar saws. So, buzz killed, thanks to its smooth, single-wobble drivetrain. This will reduce fatigue and ensure more precise cuts as its 1 1/8” stroke chews through wood, metal, and anything else you’re cutting.

This Classic Jaguar E-Type is Not Like the Others at werd.com

This Classic Jaguar E-Type is Not Like the Others

Posted in Exotic and Rides

With the creation of the E-Type Zero Electric, Jaguar is merging its iconic vintage roadster with futuristic technology.  Where there was once a 6-cylinder gas engine in this rebuilt classic, they’ve wedged in a 220-Watt zero emission electric drivetrain and lithium-ion battery that will go 0-60 in 5.5 and offers a 170-mile range on a full charge. As for that classic Jaguar engine tone, sorry. But even more pressing is this question: will they actually produce it and how many?

Killspencer’s Updated Utility Weekender is a Dope Duffle at werd.com

Killspencer’s Updated Utility Weekender is a Dope Duffle

Posted in Bags and Gear

Constructed of premium full-grain leather, Killspencer’s American made Utility Weekender is a stylish and durable duffle with ample space for a weekend getaway’s worth of gear. It features a wide-mouth open top design and bull-hide leather handles plus interior and exterior zip and slip pockets. Dimensions: 20″ x 10″ x 11.5″