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.
This leather-clad charging station from Restoration Hardware rolls up like a Philly blunt and features connectors for iPhone, Mini USB, Micro USB, and Samsung devices, which can all be used simultaneously with just one power source. Unlike the blunt, this will pack easily and legally into your luggage for travel.
You’ll probably have to explain how this Dunder-Mifflin copy paper is a joke to some people at your workplace, especially once it’s out of the box. Regardless, it’s good quality paper: 20-pound stock and 92 bright. If you’re among those who need the explanation, it’s a reference to the television sit-com The Office. Laugh now.
A keychain. To most people it’s an item about as important as toilet paper—necessary but who cares what kind you use? Well, ML Brown cares. They designed a braided leather keychain for Outlier that features sea-worthy Harken hardware. Ultra Soft yet durable.
Winter is the perfect season for a trip to the warmth and sunshine of L.A.’s celebrity beachside hideaway of Malibu. And now that you can rent Pam Anderson’s villa on the sand, you can see it like only the superstars do. As long as Tommy Lee doesn’t show up looking to take your lady for a boat ride, it should be an incredible luxury getaway.