Everything is cooler in Brooklyn, even the lowly extension cord. This 8-foot cloth covered extension cord from urban axemen Best Made will look a lot better snaking through your office than a safety orange one. Just remember it’s not weatherproof, so keep it indoors and don’t pee on it.
The little holiday break is a great time to dig into a good book. Especially one with such an outrageous plot. Remember to read responsibly.
Nothing screams amateur like pouring a highball into a rocks glass. If you’re still trying to visualize that last sentence, you might want this set of 17 bar glasses. Equip yourself, study up and you’ll soon be pouring proper.
The fact that 1 in 6 people on this planet lack access to stable electricity is kind of a downer but it’s the reason these inflatable photovoltaic solar lights were developed. LuminAid lights are cheaper, lighter, and easier to ship to global disaster zones. They also look pretty cool. A 6-hour charge gives them a 5 hour life, all with no operating costs. Each purchase sends an additional light to someone in need. Source
When’s the last time you wore a rubber (long pause) watch? Well, Nixon’s 51-30 model is a standby for the brand—Swiss movement, stainless 51mm face—and now they’ve introduced a rubber version. Waterproof to 300mm . Strap one on, see if it feels the same.
Attention Lego nerds, put down your toys and pick up this 300-page full-color Lego coffee table book. It might just provide you with some ammo when people ask the inevitable question, “Aren’t you a little old for Legos?”
Those “Lost Fluffy” signs you see stapled around the neighborhood are kinda funny until you’re making one of your own. The Tagg pet tracker will eliminate this not-funny-now experience. Using a lightweight collar unit and app-driven GPS technology, you’ll find him fast. In a pinch, it could also work for kids. Just sayin’
If you’ve been waiting for the release of a legit iPad rival, the wait could be over. The Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime just dropped. It’s a 10-inch Android tablet with a quad-core processor that makes it the most powerful Android device on earth. It’s also got a Sunlight Readable Display and a slick keyboard attachment option allowing you to “transform” from tablet to laptop.
If you went to the doctor like you’re supposed to, he’d probably tell you to take a day or two each week and eliminate meat. Especially the good, red, delicious kind. Well, we’ve got an alternative that packs a lot of flavor and a decent dose of protein. What is it? It’s rice and beans, man, Cuban style.