Technically, the camera-equipped H-Rover is a toy. But honestly, outside the MIT robotics lab, who has ever played with an RC vehicle powered by a hybrid hydrogen fuel cell & a super-capacitor?
Yeah, microwave frozen pizza is pretty good but pizza made from scratch and cooked in a wood-fired oven is way better. Seriously. This Italian-made, all stainless steel wood-fire pizza oven warms up in just 15 minutes, and cooks your pies at high temperature on a stone surface. One homemade pie & you may give up the microwave stuff altogether.
If you’re so worried about your luggage that you feel compelled to track it by throwing a TrakDot in your suitcase, by all means, use one for every bag. The last thing people want on their flight is a fellow passenger having an anxiety attack. That’s when bad stuff happens. With TrakDot in your checked bags, you receive a text or email that they’ve arrived: either with you or to the wrong city. Either way you know where your bags are.
Eric Clapton is more than just a rock & roll legend, he’s also a generous guy. He teamed up with Guitar Center to release a line of limited edition guitars, with proceeds going to Clapton’s own Crossroads Center rehab facility to help families affected by addiction. The collection includes a Strat, a Les Paul, and a Martin acoustic. Available March 21.
What use does anyone have for a USB-powered aluminum light that works underwater? Jacuzzi action, of course! Or maybe you thought of something else.
As far as we’re concerned, a great IPA can be served in a lucky ski boot if need be, but for those who prefer to enjoy a fine pale from the proper vessel, here it is. Riedel enlisted the knowledge of master IPA brewers Sam Caligione of Dogfish Head & Sierra Nevada’s Ken Grossman to help them create this IPA-specific glass. Source
The problem with airlines’ 50-pound weight limit on bags is that most bags weigh a good 7 or 8 pounds, meaning you (or she) only get to ram 42-43 pounds of stuff into you suitcase. This collection of roller cases from Tumi are ultra light & offer extra capacity for packing more in.
Mardi Gras is French for “I’m already wasted.” But for those who want their Fat Tuesday celebration to last past sundown, you’d be wise to ingest something other than 80-proof liquor. Something that sticks to the ribs, like old-fashioned, New Orleans style red beans & rice.
If you’ve been waiting for the release of the Wikipad portable gaming system you’re not alone. The 7-inch Wikipad game-tablet uses a Tegra-3 chip & gives gamers a great platform for the rapidly growing number of good Android games coming out. Available before Christmas 2013.
The super lightweight Power Pot uses your camp cookstove to convert heat from boiling water into power. Fire up the stove, fill your pot & as it heats up, plug in your USB device and recharge. A great alternative to that portable solar panel that works only when the sun is shining.