Can you really pull off wearing a pair of Beats by Dre headphones? Of course you can’t. So maybe Sony’s MDR-1 series is more your style. Designed in partnership with artists Katy B and Magnetic Man, these high-tech headphones come in three over-ear styles, including a noise-cancelling and bluetooth wireless pair, all boasting maximum isolation and exceptional bass response. Available November 2012.
Normally when you say you haven’t been drinking it’s a lie. With this weird French contraption that turns cocktails into vapor, you can suck some booze-infused magic mist through the special straw and get a buzz without ever having to bend the truth.
The Nokia Lumia 920 just dropped. It’s definitely the best Windows 8 powered smartphone yet but is that really saying much? Time will tell. What’s obviously working in Nokia’s favor on the 920 are the aesthetics. It’s sleek, stylish, and slim. It’s also got a 326 PPI retina screen, same as iPhone, and it features wireless charging. Aside from available apps, it looks like competition for Android and Apple just got stiffer.
These earbuds feature the smallest wide-band driver ever made. That means the tiny 7mm dynamic driver can reproduce the entire audible frequency range, which, at eight hundred bucks, is a small price to pay to drown out the voices of all the idiots you’re surrounded by. Source
Fear not, this isn’t like wine in a box. This is a complete one-gallon beer brewing kit that includes everything you need to make two batches of your own brewskies. Two different grain recipes and 8 reusable PETA bottles plus all the other gear will get you started properly.
When you do that crazy Jimmy Page air guitar thing in front of the mirror, this amp-inspired Marshall loudspeaker will add another crucial element to your rock and roll fantasy. Available November 2012.
American-made Hardcore Hatchets are pretty cute but they’re built for doing ugly work. American hickory handles and forged steel heads make jobs like chopping off turkey heads and splitting logs super easy.
It’s hard to believe there was an actual person behind the persona of cowboy movie star John Wayne but this new hardcover photography book seems to suggest so. It contains 225 photos ranging from movie stills to more intimate personal and family photos of an ironclad American icon.
Coffee people are so desperate in the morning that even if they’ve only got enough time to make coffee from a pod package, they want a double shot. That’s why the new and improved Senseo pod brewer from Philips is a double-barrel. Great idea.
With input from track & field athletes Ashton Eaton and Kirani James, Nike has just released the Pinnacle Collection. They’re decribing the off-field apparel as “distinctive,” “refined,” & “understated” which basically means that wearing this stuff won’t turn you into a neon Nike billboard. No swooshes? No, they just didn’t do it. Available this Fall.