Technology continues to creep steadily into everyday objects, like touchscreen refrigerators & bluetooth chew toys for the dog. Now the screwdriver is getting crept on. This motion-activated, gyro-powered screwdriver makes it easier: Just a quick twitch of the wrist instead of flipping a switch to go from forward to reverse. How have we survived this long without it? Available October 1. Source
The hottest summer on record in U.S. history just got a little warmer. Details on the 2013 Range Rover just hit the web. Like its predecessor from last year, this new one is another stunning status symbol, replete with V8 power and lots of leather & woodgrain. Auto media haters however, are already drawing comparisons to the Ford Flex. Deliveries scheduled to start in December 2012.
This backpack from The Real Deal Brazil looks like it’s seen some hard miles because it has. Before being transformed into a pack it lived a full life as tarp covering truck payloads on the sketchy freeways of Brazil. Fully upcycled and made in Brazil, the Belem pack is TRDB’s latest offering. Their original recycled tarp product is a wide brimmed sun hat, seen on Woody Harrelson’s head in the movie Zombieland.
Most times when the trusty Leatherman comes out, you’ve got a situation on your hands. And because this new Leatherman multi-tool is fully operable with just one hand, an industry first, it makes emergency repair jobs much easier. Spring-loaded pliers and wire cutters plus 11 other tools puts a lot of power in your one free hand. Available Fall 2012.
If your kids have been bugging you to get them a horse, maybe try this before going all in on the 4-legged kind. Serene Seahorses’ complete turnkey kits give you everything you need to start your own little seahorse ranch. Tank, pump, water conditioners, even a hitching post. Seriously, a hitching post.
A conference call from the swimming pool or a soundtrack while you paddle the kayak requires specialized equipment like this Bluetooth stereo speaker/speakerphone unit. It’s got a 10-hour battery life to boot.
Whether or not you practice it, you probably know that your wine should breathe. So, too should your fine spirits. Whisky, cognac, tequila and other high quality spirits taste better with aeration. This gadget is designed to induce aeration as you pour. Simply fill the jigger, pull the trigger and boom, the booze is aerated on the way to your glass.
Here’s how you can take your show on the road. This mobile guitar amp will go anywhere. It’s rugged, rechargeable, and runs for up to 8 hours of uninterrupted rocking. You can also use the 12V output to power your other devices or plug in your mobile device to play some music that people actually want to hear.
If you’re a stoner, you should probably write this down: Harold & Kumar: Ultimate Collector’s Edition is coming out on Blu-ray in November. The set includes all three Harold & Kumar films packaged inside a collectible tin box with a White Castle scented air freshener, White Castle scented coasters, and other memorabilia. Available November 13.