Why Garmin made their new S4 golf watch waterproof to 10-meters is a bit of a mystery but luckily it has a bunch of features you’ll actually use out on the links. It gives you daylight readable views of over 30,000 courses, calculates exact distances and gives course details and tracks all your shots and scores.
Backpackers know that when it comes to gear, weight is everything. And for cooking up hot meals at camp it doesn’t get much more minimalist than this collapsible camp stove from Littlbug. Made up of 4 pieces of Laser-cut stainless steel it quickly pops together & gives you the option of using natural biomass fuels or a trusty, old Sterno can.
Erik Buell is a legend when it comes to American sportbike manufacturing. His latest, the 1190RX is the flagship machine for his independent company EBR. The bike packs a 1,190cc liquid-cooled, four-stroke V-Twin with a 6-speed tranny. It’s the first new Buell bike to hit the streets in years & it looks like a solid comeback.
December 1st is the drop date for Sony’s highly anticipated new 24.3-megapixel A7. It will be the lightest interchangeable lens camera with a full-frame optical sensor on the market. First shipments are already projected to sell out.
If you’ve seen all twelve Friday The 13th movies, DVR’d the TV show, read the books, collected the toys, and still haven’t had enough Jason, try this new documentary that chronicles the 30-year growth of this seemingly unstoppable horror franchise.
Bathrobes are kind of pervy in general but this Sport Utility robe was designed more for you gear perv types. It’s got tactical pockets for toothbrush, pen, & phone plus a lined, adjustable hood and two iPad size utility pockets. Bamboo cotton fleece construction.
Panasonic’s new Lumix GM1 is like a miniature version of their popular GX7; and just as powerful despite it’s small size. It’s got the same 16-megapixel sensor, Venus engine, and an array of available lenses.
Adidas knows sports. That’s why their new touchscreen running watch does what it should. GPS mapping of runs & routes, heart rate monitor, music & real-time coaching on your wrist. Available November 1st.
Anki Drive is a new kind of game experience that combines AI & robotics with videogame-style play but it’s not on some screen nor is it app-driven RC. Anki is happening in the real world. Driven by iOS, these little race cars make rapid calculations for speed, position on the track & strategies for winning against your friends or battling the other cars & the AI itself.
Acclaimed typist William Boyd picked up where the late, great 007 creator Ian Fleming left off and brings us the newest James Bond novel, set in 1969 Africa. This go around, Bond is sent to quash rebel forces threatening a West African regime. Will the legacy continue with Mr. Boyd at the helm?