We know that Caterpillar makes earth moving machines but now they’re entering the smartphone market with a device as tough as their life-size Tonka Trucks. This Android 5.1 powered phone has a Military Standard 810G certification for shock and drop protection from 6-feet onto concrete. Waterproof, dustproof. The screen is Gorilla Glass & offers wet-tracking & glove-on function.
This 360º degree camera is designed for keeping an eye on your home when you’re away. It can be controlled remotely to pan the room as it sends streaming HD video to your Apple or Android phone, tablet, etc. Night-vision functionality plus motion and sound detectors provide home security & linked to smart home devices, it can remotely control lights, thermostat, & more.
Not quite microscopic but close, this miniature titanium multi-tool is a bottle opener, pull tab lifter, can opener, scraper/pry bar, and a zipper pull. It also features a hex bit adapter for use with screwdriver bits.
Supply Provision Co. is bringing back the classic single-blade safety razor via Kickstarter. The Single Edge razor is a completely upgraded & updated design. Made of 316L stainless steel, it features a simple-to-use blade magazine that makes blades changes fast & bloodless. Each razor comes with a Martexin waxed canvas travel pouch.
With styling taken directly from classic WWII Swiss Army rucksacks, Tanner Goods’ Nomad Duffle is made of a salt-n-pepper fabric comprised of flax & nettle instead of cotton & features Cambara English bridle leather straps & trims. Dimensions are 22″ x9.5″ x 10.5″; roughly weekender size.
San Francisco-based Bolt has created a new eco-friendly motorcycle with the light, nimble look of a moped. The M-1 is 100% electric & drives in 2 modes: In Sport mode, it reaches up to 40mph across a 30 mile range. In Economy mode, it’ll go 20 mph across 50 miles. It’s also fully connected to your smartphone.
Lightweight & ultra-thin, Microsoft’s Universal Folding Keyboard works with iPad, iPhone & Android, plus Windows tablets & phones. This wireless bluetooth keyboard features a spillproof design & folds flat to fit in your pack or pocket.
50 years after the release of The Who’s seminal first album, My Generation, Townshend & Daltrey came together to create the definitive history of their band. Blending history, memoir, & music, the 320-page hardcover also includes over 500 photos.
Surf-fashion minded Internet surfers and even some actual surfers have been speculating about whether 11-time World Champ surfer Kelly Slater’s people would ever actually launch his new apparel brand Outerknown. Well, the speculation ends now. It’s here & it’s like, mature surf fashion: Less logo, more monochrome.
Scholar is a Los Angeles-based brand specializing in bags that combine luxury & utility. Seems like a good formula. Clean, classic packs, duffels, and totes handmade in America with premium leathers.