Now that all but a tiny fraction of our planet is a smoldering toxic dump on the verge of collapse we can look to this 125th Anniversary collection from National Geographic to remember what life was once like on planet earth. This limited 3-volume set celebrates the mag’s best documentation of science, history, culture, wildlife, and travel and contains more than 1500 images.
Push tracks force, power, and velocity then analyzes these metrics so you know if your workouts are actually working. It also allows you to download workouts or create your own and share your amazingly in-depth strength data through social media, where hopefully it will not be ignored.
If you’ve been sporting perma-wood since the release of the 2nd generation Nest learning thermostat, this new smart device will probably send you into convulsions. Monsieur is a robotic bartender that will learn to make thousands of drinks and pour them with the press of a button. The touchscreen even lets you turn it up to “boss” level for a heavier pour.
If you’re one of the roughly 600,000 licensed pilots in the US, you’ll appreciate the features on Garmin’s new D2 Pilot Watch. It delivers flight plans straight from Garmin and features Direct-to and Nearest button functions to get you to the nearest airport fast. It features an altimeter, compass, and baro settings, plus all of Garmin’s other flight-specific tracking data.
No, it’s not half of a broken pair of headphones. It’s a portable speaker from San Francisco audio innovators, Native Union. The Monocle features a 40mm driver, 35mm jack, nylon reinforced cables, and lots of color options.
Before long, winters with snow will be little more than a memory. Instead of speeding up this process by adding more CO2 to the atmosphere with your outdated gas-powered snowblower, maybe look into this Li-iON battery-powered model. It runs 25-40 minutes on a charge, is whisper quiet, and produces no air pollution. via
If you think your job/life is a stress fest, consider that Canadian astronaut Colonel Chris Hadfield spent nearly 4000 hours in outer space and lived to tell the tale. In his new book he offers words of wisdom about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything.
This is not your average foosball table. Not at all. It’s made with reclaimed wood and industrial metal parts salvaged from historical buildings in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The look is antique but the handmade design is all brand new.
The new Chromebook 11 is looking good and that should give some sizzle to HP’s newest Google-tuned laptop. It’s lightweight, inexpensive & integrates everything Google has to offer from Docs to maps to photos, storage to video chats and all the rest.
Nothing will stop you from gazing endlessly into your iPhone like a 12-year old girl but if you stash it in this notebook/phone case from KB design, people will assume you’re reading or writing and you’ll seem somehow smarter.