Blunt Umbrellas are Wind-Tunnel Tested & Approved at werd.com

Blunt Umbrellas are Wind-Tunnel Tested & Approved

Posted in Gear

Designed to withstand harsh weather like no other, Blunt Umbrellas from New Zealand are wind-tunnel tested in winds up to 72-MPH. They feature blunt tips which are key to maintaining radial tension while standing up to wild winds & they come with a 5-year warranty. Available in 3 sizes & a variety of colors.

Nike Reimagines the 80s’-Era Air Current with this New Slip-On at werd.com

Nike Reimagines the 80s’-Era Air Current with this New Slip-On

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

With the release of the Current Slip-On, Nike gives a modern update to the classic 80s Air Current silhouette. It’s a slip-on with an elastic strap on the instep and an overall streamlined construction featuring an upper of mesh & neoprene. Unlike it’s predecessor, the outsole is airless but still looks real cushy. Expect a release soon on Nike.com.

A More Social Hammock: The Nemo Cloudview at werd.com

A More Social Hammock: The Nemo Cloudview

Posted in Camping and Gear

Instead of surrounding you like a cocoon, Nemo’s Cloudview hammock is designed to give you a wide-open view of your surroundings. It features Layflat patterning in the fabric as well as Spreader bars to open it up & provide a beach chair-like posture. And while you’re taking it all in, there’s also an integrated no-spill drink holder & a pocket for your phone or tablet.

Honda Brings it’s First Robotic Lawnmower to U.S. Yards at werd.com

Honda Brings it’s First Robotic Lawnmower to U.S. Yards

Posted in Gear and Lawn

Miimo is the first robotic mower to be released from Honda in the U.S. Offered in two models that can tackle lawns up to .75 acres, this autonomous mower is driven by an on-board computer, sensors, & a timer, so you can set it & forget it and go back to doing more important things, like never pushing a mower around the yard again.

BrakeFree is the Smart Brake Light for Motorcyclists at werd.com

BrakeFree is the Smart Brake Light for Motorcyclists

Posted in Gear and Motorcycles and Rides

BrakeFree is an ultra-bright smart LED brake light that mounts onto the back of your helmet and has built-in sensors that automatically light up to let other drivers know whenever you’re braking, engine braking, or downshifting. Unlike your bike’s taillight, BrakeFree is at eye level, so it’s easier to see. It’s an additional safety feature—motorcyclists need those—and it requires no wired installation or connected apps. A funded Indiegogo.

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak at werd.com

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Makes Other Muscle Cars Look Weak

Posted in Cars and Rides

With the most powerful V8 ever put into a production car,  the forthcoming Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is supercharged drag racer that generates a neck-snapping 840 horsepower, making it a straight-line monster. So fast the NHRA banned it from competition. It’s a speeding ticket waiting to happen, if they can catch you. The Demon tears off the line going from zero to 60 in 2.3 seconds pulling 1.8 G’s (neck-snap) and posts a quarter-mile drag time of 9.65 seconds at over 140 MPH.

Powerful & Stylish: Tesla Solar Panels at werd.com

Powerful & Stylish: Tesla Solar Panels

Posted in Space

With the quiet release of these new low-profile solar panels from Tesla which integrate seamlessly with Tesla PowerWall storage batteries, the company is making it even easier to go off-grid and completely power your home with green, clean energy.

The Pong Table is an Atari Classic Like You’ve Never Played Before at werd.com

The Pong Table is an Atari Classic Like You’ve Never Played Before

Posted in Game Room and Space

Based on the original Pong from Atari, the Pong Table is a homage to the classic game offering an interactive 2-player design. It’s not a video game though, it’s mechanical and uses magnets and analog dials that make a more physical & 3 dimensional game. It’s also a glass-top coffee table with additional functions like a built-in Bluetooth music playing system, USB ports for device charging, and a digital clock.

Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk at werd.com

Jeep Announces the 707-Horsepower Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

Posted in Cars and Rides

If you ever pondered the possibilities of going full Frankenstein & merging a Jeep with a muscle car, the forthcoming Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is that monster come to life. It’s Jeep’s top-of-the-line sport utility fitted with a 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V8 powerplant capable of 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 180MPH.

Ring the Alarm with Fire Department Coffee at werd.com

Ring the Alarm with Fire Department Coffee

Posted in Drink and Host

Roasted to order by real-life first responders, Fire Department Coffee Co. was founded by firefighters on a mission to make the easiest drinking coffee for our nation’s hard-working men and women. Roasted in small batches in Rockford, Illinois, it is available in a variety of flavors, including a bold Dark Roast as well as bourbon, tequila, & rum-infused varieties. Enjoy it at home or in the most demanding caffeine-intensive work environments & buy it by the pound, 6-pound firehouse-size bags or in K-Cups.

Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof at werd.com

Infiniti’s New QX80 Monograph is a Jumbo SUV with a Floating Roof

Posted in Cars and Rides

Due to be unveiled at the New York International Motor Show this week, Infinity’s re-designed flagship SUV, the 2018 QX80 Monograph features a new Rover-esque “floating roof” design achieved by a combination of blacking out the A-Pillars & dark tint on the glass. Few other details on this luxury Super-Size SUV are available until it rolls out under the lights this week at the Javits Center in NYC.

David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever at werd.com

David Brown Makes the Original Mini Cooper Cooler Than Ever

Posted in Cars and Rides

Modern Mini Coopers are cool but there’s no substitute for the ultra-compact original. And now David Brown Automotive is making them better that ever: completely customized and cleaned-up the classic silhouettes, reworking the original drivetrain to thoroughly modern standards as well as building them out with properly luxurious interiors. In terms of power & performance, they are up to 50% more powerful & feature new custom-crafted gearboxes, disc brakes & everything else you can imagine.

Dave Grohl’s Mom Pens From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars at werd.com

Dave Grohl’s Mom Pens From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars

Want the real dirt on someone? Just ask their mom. In From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars, Dave Grohl’s mother Virginia, does precisely that. She interviewed the mothers of Dr. Dre, Michael Stipe, Amy Winehouse, Mike D of The Beastie Boys, and many more, sharing personal stories of their superstar kids.