Breville Introduces Oracle Touch, a Foolproof Home Espresso Machine at werd.com

Breville Introduces Oracle Touch, a Foolproof Home Espresso Machine

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Breville’s Oracle Touch is designed to deliver the ultimate home espresso. It features a color touchscreen that lets you swipe and select to create barista-style favorites with just a touch. It can turn even amateur enthusiasts into pros by simplifying two of the trickiest aspects of cafe-quality espresso drinks: dosing and steaming. Its automatic grinding, tamping and dosing ensure perfect flavor and hands-free steaming delivers silky smooth foam every time.

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Author of <i>The Martian</i>, Andy Weir Returns with a Moon-Based Thriller in <i>Artemis</i> at werd.com

Author of The Martian, Andy Weir Returns with a Moon-Based Thriller in Artemis

From the bestselling author of The Martian comes a new near-future thriller in a heist story set on the moon. It follows smuggler Jazz Bashara who sees the chance to commit the perfect crime, with a huge potential reward. Everything goes down on the moon’s first city called Artemis.  Expect more of what Weir does so well – the intelligent fusion of space facts with enthralling fiction.

This KEF x Porsche Design Collab Delivers a Trio of Awesome Audio at werd.com

This KEF x Porsche Design Collab Delivers a Trio of Awesome Audio

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

British audio innovators KEF and the Porsche Design Group teamed up on a collection of speakers and headphones. The new collection includes the wireless Space One over-ear headphones boasting premium materials and 30-hour playback. The waterproof Motion One sport headphone, and the Red Dot Design Award-winning Gravity One bluetooth speaker that delivers 360º sound in a sleek, aluminum and very portable package.

The Commodore 64 Returns in a Modern Mini Version at werd.com

The Commodore 64 Returns in a Modern Mini Version

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Way back in 1982, the Commodore 64 computer was an advanced machine. In 2018, it will return in a mini version. The C64 Mini will be half the size of the original and come with 64 pre-installed games including: Firelord, Mega Apocalyspe, & Speedball 2. The system comes with a wired joystick and an HDMI port for connecting to the TV.

Jago Jackets Revive The Fabric That Conquered Everest at werd.com

Jago Jackets Revive The Fabric That Conquered Everest

Posted in Cold Weather and Light Jacket and Wear

Handmade in England, Jago jackets are constructed of a classic weather-resistant fabric called Ventile, a weatherized cotton canvas used back in the day by Everest pioneers and WWII Spitfire Pilots. Everything else about these all-weather jackets is thoroughly modern: they are windproof, breathable & water-resistant, featuring contemporary fit, reinforced forearms, durable threads & heavy grade YKK zips, welted pockets, & underarm stretch paneling.

Poritz & Studio’s Tambour Desk is a Modern Classic at werd.com

Poritz & Studio’s Tambour Desk is a Modern Classic

Posted in Space and Table

Some people still sit at their desks. If you’re one of those, the Tambour desk from Brooklyn-based Poritz & Studio seems like a great place to sit down and handle biz. Constructed entirely of walnut, it combines the elegance of classic curves with modern styling, including a horizontal sliding panel that wraps around a corner to reveals 3 storage drawers. Available in custom sizes, configurations, and finishes. Made to order in the USA.

Aston Martin Announces a Limited Edition Submarine at werd.com

Aston Martin Announces a Limited Edition Submarine

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Aston Martin is in the process of developing a futuristic 3-person submarine in partnership with sub-maker Triton. Few specs and details are currently known but the very limited edition Project Neptune sub certainly looks like you’d expect: a sleek, luxurious underwater vehicle worthy of something like the next James Bond film.

The Hero6 is the Best GoPro Yet at werd.com

The Hero6 is the Best GoPro Yet

Posted in Photography and Tech

The latest & greatest from GoPro is out. The Hero6 features the same waterproof case design as its predecessor but upgrades performance with the capability to now shoot 4K video at speeds up to 60fps. This means much cleaner, smoother, and slower slo-mo, up to 10X slower actually. It is equipped with GPS & 5GHz wi-fi for fast uploads to your phone, as well as voice control, 12MP still photos, and improved image stabilization.

Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch at werd.com

Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch

Posted in Watches and Wear

Suunto is stepping up their Spartan range with the introduction of the premium Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro. It’s a GPS multisport watch that features wrist heart rate measurement and an air pressure sensor for precise altitude readings. In October, the entire Spartan collection will get a software update that introduces sleep tracking, route navigation improvements, and sunrise/sunset times, plus alpine and ski features.

Amazon Echo Spot Brings Alexa, Audio, & Video to a Small, Desktop Device at werd.com

Amazon Echo Spot Brings Alexa, Audio, & Video to a Small, Desktop Device

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Amazon’s forthcoming Echo Spot is an Alexa-enabled wireless 2-watt speaker with a screen. Use it to stream videos via bluetooth from Prime, for video calls, or to view a live camera feed. On top of that, you get all your Alexa functions, plus compact mobile audio for streaming music from Amazon Music, Prime Music, Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio and TuneIn as well as podcasts and calls.

Porsche Unveils a Wicked Wagon: The 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo at werd.com

Porsche Unveils a Wicked Wagon: The 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Wagons. Good for dogs, surfboards, kids, and roadtrip adventures when you need to bring all the toys. They’re just practical. Especially when they perform like the 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo. At 680 horsepower, it’s Porsche’s most powerful hybrid that combines a 4-liter twin turbo V8 with a 136 hp electric motor. It will snap from 0-60 in 3.2 and has a top speed of 192 MPH. Not too shabby for a grocery-getter.