The German-made, stainless steel CUBE is not your average backyard fire-pit. When you want to extinguish the fire, you simply flip it over. The unique design of the firebowl keeps all the wood, ash and smoldering coals inside while blocking out air it needs to burn. When there’s no fire burning in the CUBE, it can be used as a stool or side table.
When it’s released, this iPhone case will feel like a real camera. It has a physical shutter button that actually clicks and features a mount for a whole range of interchangeable lenses. An ergonomic camera-style grip, tripod mount & free camera app complete the photo-friendly package.
Whether you’re camping out or just crashing, Bundle Beds give you a comfy, convenient night’s sleep. It’s an all-in-one portable roll-out bed that features a self-inflating mattress, a cozy duvet, pillow, and jersey cotton sheets. It stores as a duffle bag but when bedtime arrives you just unclip, unroll & unzip it. Another funded Kickstarter.
Why you would want night vision is your business. But with the Scout TK thermal vision monocular, you’ll have it. You can even record what you see, which is people, objects and animals over 100 yards away. The pocket-sized device is powered by a 5-hour Li-Ion battery.
For 2016, Korean outdoor brand Zerogram is bringing their line of lightweight camping & backpacking gear to the states. Their PCT UL 2 tent is a great example of what they’re all about: it’s an ultralight, 2-person, single-pole design & it’s simple to set up & break down in under 5 minutes. Rated for winds up to 70MPH. full review
Written by Emilio D’Alessandro, Kubrick’s personal assistant & close friend for over 30 years, Stanley Kubrick and Me grants us unprecedented access to the obsessively private life of one of the most important filmmakers in the history of cinema. How he worked, how he lived and what made him tick.
Beer. It truly does makes everything better. And if you’re having a few, you’ll need some snacks. We found an easy way for you to fortify that bowl of mixed nuts on the bar with some home-cooked craft and flavor: Coat them with a mixture of boiled molasses and your favorite ale & throw them in the oven to get glazed.
Mission Workshop’s new Transit series bags transition easily from the rack mounts on your bike straight into the office or overhead compartment. The 19-liter briefcase shoulder bag and the 31-liter weekender duffle both feature weatherproof construction & a lifetime warranty.
With Amazon’s Tap speaker, you’ve got a built-in DJ that will play whatever you tell her to. It features “Alexa” voice control to play all your favorite jams from streaming services like Prime Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn or via bluetooth from your phone or tablet. 360º dual-speaker Dolby sound & 9-hour playback.
The Phantom 4 is the newest drone from DJI and it’s autonomous, meaning it automatically avoids obstacles as well as detecting humans. 5 cameras help it achieve this ability with on-board software that creates a 3D map of the surroundings for navigation. The main capture camera records in 4K UHD.