With the way powerful technology keeps shrinking into smaller and smaller packages, compact camera systems are the way to go when you’re more serious about shooting than just whipping out your phone but don’t want to tote a giant pro SLR. The new Lumix GF5K is a great example of a small but powerful camera that will run a whole quiver of Lumix lenses and features Leica-inspired imaging technology for impressive high-resolution photography.
We found a slick, little backpack. Not only is made by the one of freshest brands in the “outdoor consumer” marketplace, it’s also totally waterproof. This simple, minimalist pack features a removable strap system that lets you convert it into a stand-alone dry bag. Inside it’s got a mesh hydration pocket, a padded gear case, and it’s also compatible with Patagonia’s Minimalist Vest for you fishermen.
Just under naked chicks and huge chunks of meat, cold beer comes next on the list of things dudes love most. This explains why a walk-in cooler made its way onto the pages of werd.com. The Brew Cave will hold 30 cases, four kegs, and features a built-in draft tap. Better start the remodel now, because you’ll need to take down walls to get this in the house. Source
Nothing says “I’m clueless in the kitchen” like a pasta dish featuring marinara you poured from a jar. A next-level scratch-made marinara can be made with as few as 3 ingredients. If you can’t figure it out, you should probably just stick to ordering take-out. Seriously. But as always, we can offer some support and direction.
Don’t you worry. No matter what sort of chaos or confusion besets this strange world of ours, werd will always be on the look out for new and innovative instruments for cracking open a cold brew. Say hello to the Bottle Wrench.
Many books have been written about the greatest guitar player of all time, Mr. Jimi Hendrix. But none of his biographers were as close to the fire as the author of this new book. Jimi Hendrix: A Brother’s Story was written by Jimi’s younger brother Leon. It goes all the way back. Before the guitar, before the stardom, before the drugs.
How valuable are your weekends? The correct answer is WAY too valuable to spend them pushing a smoke-spewing mower back and forth. The LawnBott 1500 SpyderEvo is a robot mower powered by a Lithium-Ion battery that will mow your yard for up to 3.5 hours per charge. Not only that, when it’s done, it’ll dock itself back on the charging station & be ready to get back to work after a 2-3 hour recharge.
Think of the fun you can have in the Monday meeting with a laser pointer controlled by your iPhone. Plug the Smart Dot unit into your headphone jack, download the free app, and boom, you’re instantly putting a red dot on the bosses bald spot. And if you actually want to use it for work, put it in Presentation Mode and link it up with your PowerPoint or Mac KeyNote application for remote control scroll. Source
Polish designer/artist Witold Szostak is the creative mind behind this retro yet somehow futuristic fan. Using premium materials like stainless steel and Wenge wood, Szostak’s creations are finely crafted, handmade works of utilitarian art. The Black Fan is a big room fan that stands over 33-inches tall and blows like winter wind in Warsaw.
“Is that a cock in your pocket?” “Why, yes it is.” Click your iPhone 4 into a Sriracha hot sauce phone case and this conversation can be yours.