The Breitling Emergency II is a Swiss-made luxury chronograph that also features a built-in dual-channel emergency satellite transmitter. When the ship sinks, the plane crashes or the summit push turns into a survival situation, this watch will signal rescue services through the international Cospas-Sarsat system, ensuring your call for help is heard. via
More than the greens fees & the goofy clothes, the uptight atmosphere of most courses and country clubs is what turns off many would-be golfers. The Pitch-n-Puff could be the one piece of golf gear that changes people’s minds. By expanding them. If you can’t figure out what this thing is, just go ahead and play through.
Made in the city of Chicago with reclaimed, ancient, and historical woods, these fine, handcrafted writing instruments from Allegory are an excellent alternative to plastic or metal pens. Allegory also uses no fresh cut lumber for their pens, in fact they go as far as planting trees with the National Forest Foundation when you buy one.
When you’re stuck in the middle seat on your next flight, you’ll wish you had a HoodiePillow. It’s an inflatable neck pillow with a hood attached to it. Essential for pretending to sleep between Mr. SoWhatDoYouDo? and Mrs. GoingToSeeMyGrandKids.
Pizza Compass is an iPhone App that helps you pinpoint the nearest pizza place no matter where you go. Pizza. That’s it. It doesn’t do anything else. And if that doesn’t make absolute, perfect, crystal clear sense to you, you should probably just quit life.
Texas is the land of smoked meat. And this time, we’re talking barbecue not making another crude & outdated reference to Debbie Does Dallas. The first in a new Anthony Bourdain series, this book by barbecue snob Daniel Vaughn takes you on an A to Z tour of Texas BBQ filled with recipes, tips, & secrets guaranteed to help you get your meat smoked properly.
While Adobe figures out how to do away with software they’ve decided to step into the hardware market, with the Project Mighty Smart Stylus & Napoleon Ruler. The stylus works much like the one you use now but together with the ruler it enables you to create curved and angled shapes. It’s designed to work with a yet unreleased app and according to Adobe it’s also “cloud connected.”
For some reason, nobody ever tries to reinvent the wheel but as you can see here, some dudes tried their hand at reinventing the hammer. The Cole-Bar Hammer is 7 tools in 1: hammer, crow bar, demolition tool, angle measurement tool, ruler, socket wrench and nail pliers.
The rear end of the 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo is wider than a pair of Kardashians bending down to touch their toes. And there are plenty of other reasons to perv out on this just-released pair of Porsches. To mark the 40th Anniversary of 911 Turbo, they’ve fitted the ’14 911 Turbo & Turbo S with an all new chassis, a new AWD system, active rear axle steering and they bumped the power in the flat-six motor up to 560 horsepower.
You’ve got a boatload of toys and gear, so a 650-liter roofbox for the car makes perfect sense. And it does more than just carrying all your gear, the BoatPack converts into a little rowboat for two. You can even put a little electirc outboard motor on there if you prefer that kind of motorboating.