Maybe it’s tech-shaming or maybe some people just don’t want to wear a giant rubberized smartphone on their wrist. Either way, Withings has just released a fitness tracker that looks like your dad’s old analog Timex. However, the Activité is Swiss made and uses an accelerometer to tracks your steps, monitors heart rate, & sleep and includes an app that calculates the calories you’re burning.
Guys will boldly dip our fingers into all kinds of sketchy places. But for even the bravest among us, sink & bathtub drains clogged with hair and other nastiness are a no go. And the TWEAK ensures you’ll never have to probe these vile orifices again. Just pinch it and pitch it, no touching required. Available in 4 colors for both sink & tub. A funded Kickstarter project.
The GoKey gives you backup power for your phone and the choice of 8, 16, or 32 gigs of storage but the key to GoKey is that it can locate your keys and your telephone when you lose them. Works with Apple, Android & Windows phones.
These bartending multi-tools are designed for creating perfect cocktails & give you all the tools you need to do it. The Margarita Master features a jigger, knife, reamer, salt rimmer, & strainer all-in-one. They also make a similarly-equipped Martini Master & Mojito Master.
Funny how every set of “wireless” earbuds is actually connected by a wire. Not these. Earin earbuds are two independent buds that are small and stealth because unlike bulkier buds they don’t have a microphone or a light or sensors. Instead they use unique, compact driver technology and feature a case that doubles as the recharging unit. A wildly popular Kickstarter project.
Natural walnut woodgrain highlights this collection of clean, modern office accessories from Grovemade. From a stand for your display to mouse pad, phone charger, pen cup, to cases for iPad & iPhone, they’ve got the good wood.
The Approach S6 has just made every other golf watch on the market obsolete. First-of-its-kind GPS technology gives the S6 the power to track & map your swing metrics including speed & power with SwingTempo, TempoTraining and SwingStrength functions. It also gives you full color course maps and smartphone notifications.
Master bartender and blogger Jeffrey Morgenthaler says bartending is not an art but rather a craft. He believes that making a better tasting, better looking cocktail comes down to technique and knowledge. In this comprehensive guide to cocktail craft, he breaks it all down from ingredients to methods.
Smart everything. Here’s a new smart home security system called Sentri that enables you to do things like geofence your home, see live video, audio feed, monitor ambient conditions, view trends and stats, set up alerts for “irregularities” at home, control other devices, and even personalize its appearance for your decor.
You’ll realize you’re pretty much screwed and then hopefully just pull this ESEE Knives Survival kit out of your pack and set everything straight again instantly. The tri-fold Cordura wallet contains an ESEE Arrowhead, compass, fish hooks, a signal mirror, a length of kevlar cord and several other MacGyver-esque items you’ll be glad you’ve got when the going gets tough.