The Samsara Smart Suitcase is Made for the Modern Traveler at werd.com

The Samsara Smart Suitcase is Made for the Modern Traveler

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Constructed of aircraft grade aluminum with a hardy anodized coating the Smart Suitcase from Samsara features built-sensors that sync with a phone app allowing you to track your bag at all times as well as sending notifications if anyone attempts to open it. There’s a built-in power pack for charging your USB devices and an outer LED that let’s you see what’s inside, even in your dark hotel room. The interior has a built in garment bag plus smaller bags for organizing clothes & toiletries. Smart indeed.

SolarGaps Smart Blinds Generate Solar Power Without The Panel at werd.com

SolarGaps Smart Blinds Generate Solar Power Without The Panel

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As a renter, you’re not going to mount solar panels on the roof but with SolarGaps smart blinds, you can harness the power of the sun to cut down your monthly power bill. SolarGaps blinds automatically track the sun throughout the day, adjusting to the optimal angles to generate electricity & power devices in your home, apartment or office. They can generate up to 150W of solar energy per 10 sq. ft. of a window, enough to power 30 LED light bulbs or three MacBooks. The set-up is a simple plug & play.

The Panobook Desktop Notebook Isn’t Just For Designers at werd.com

The Panobook Desktop Notebook Isn’t Just For Designers

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Made with high quality materials and thoughtful details the Panobook is a panoramic notebook for your desk. With it placed above, below, or beside your keyboard vertically, use it to take notes, make lists or rough out sketches. Dimensions are approx. 11.3” X 6.5” and the paper stock is 70 lb. Finch Soft White Ultra Smooth. It features a subtle 5mm dot grid imprint. Panobook is spiral bound and comes with a cardboard slipcase for shelf storage. A funded Kickstarter.

Fill Your OtterBox Elevation 64 Growler & Go at werd.com

Fill Your OtterBox Elevation 64 Growler & Go

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Colorado-based OtterBox makes durable goods. So it stands to reason they’d try their hand at designing some Yeti-esque drinkware. And with their Elevation 64 Growler, they nailed it. The rugged, vacuum-sealed bottle is constructed of copper-lined stainless steel and holds 64 ounces of your favorite libation, enough to share if you have to.

4th and Goal Every Day: Alabama’s Relentless Pursuit of Perfection at werd.com

4th and Goal Every Day: Alabama’s Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

Written by college football commentator and former coach Phil Savage, this book gives readers a full 360-degree perspective on Alabama football and Coach Nick Saban’s unique coaching style, a style that has led the Crimson Tide to five Southeastern Conference titles, three consecutive College Football Playoff appearances and four national championships. As a longtime friend and colleague of the legendary coach Saban, Phil Savage paints an insightful and up-close portrait of one of football’s most effective team leaders.

Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch at werd.com

Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch

Posted in Watches and Wear

With the 1948 release of the Mark X1 pilot watch, IWC set the standard. They are now paying homage to that classic timepiece with the creation of the Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition. This “Tribute to Mark XI” features a 40mm stainless steel case powered by an IWC caliber 35111 movement. The hour hand is a flat baton style while the minute hand is pointed. The second hand is hacking and there’s a date window at 3 o’clock. The strap is vintage-inspired military green nylon.

The PDW Badger is an Impeccably Designed Pocketknife at werd.com

The PDW Badger is an Impeccably Designed Pocketknife

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The Badger from Prometheus Design Werx is an American-made 7” framelock folding pocketknife that features titanium scales and a spear-point blade made of S35VN stainless steel. A dual thumb stud, billet pocket clip, and lanyard pin complete this tidy and thoughtful design.

Yeti’s Panga Duffle is Built For Action On The Open Water at werd.com

Yeti’s Panga Duffle is Built For Action On The Open Water

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While every brand and its brother is racing to jump on the high-end cooler craze, the OG, Yeti, is moving in another direction.  Their new Panga Duffle is submersible & built every bit as tough as their indestructible coolers. Available in 50, 75, and 100-liter sizes, the Panga is made of ultra-durable fabrics and features watertight & airtight Hydrolok zippers as well as stashable backpack straps.

Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes Create Effortless Craft Cocktails at werd.com

Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes Create Effortless Craft Cocktails

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Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes are ice cubes infused with the key ingredients to create classic craft cocktails. You just add the booze. The recipes were discovered by Herb & Lou in grandma’s herb safe, dusted off & reborn in the form of infused cubes. Flavors include blood orange & ginger, cucumber & watermelon, clover honey & thyme. Simply freeze the package & then add the ice & spirits.

This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge at werd.com

This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge

Posted in Tech and Watches and Wear

Winner of a 2017 IF Design Award, the 46mm Matrix PowerWatch is the first smartwatch you never have to recharge. Powered by your body heat, it measures calories burned, activity level, and sleep using advanced thermoelectric technology. It is also the only smartwatch to feature a power meter that displays how much electrical power you are generating.

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8 at werd.com

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Designed & tuned for track day racing, the super-limited Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is an aluminum sedan powered by Jag’s most powerful 5-liter V8. It boasts 592-horsepower: 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds with a top-end of 200 mph. It is available with an optional roll cage in lieu of rear seats, and only 300 of these cars will be hand-built & sold in 2018.

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody at werd.com

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody

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For 2018, the Dodge Challenger Hellcat is wider & faster. They call it the Widebody because they fattened up the front end with the addition of the fender flares and lip spoiler used on the Dodge Demon. And by also adding width to the front tires, aerodynamics are improved. The 707-horsepower supercharged V8 is now faster on the straights and grippier in the corners, giving it a 0-60 time of 3.4 and a 10.9 second quarter mile.

The Dry Ager Fridge Gives You Gourmet-Quality Aged Meats At Home at werd.com

The Dry Ager Fridge Gives You Gourmet-Quality Aged Meats At Home

Posted in Kitchen and Space

The German-Made Dry Ager is the world’s number one dry aging fridge. Precision electronic controls for temperature, humidity and air regulation create the ideal microclimate for aging beef on the bone as well as pork, ham, and salami. The system combines an activated carbon filter with an active UVC-ventilated-disinfection system, which sterilizes all of the air in the fridge every minute.