Equipped with GPS, a heart rate monitor, altimeter, barometer, and optimized to support Garmin’s whole range of tracking features, the Forerunner 935 is hands down the brand’s best sports smart watch. With the ability to estimate VO2 Max, connect to the Strava app, and deliver detailed training data plus all the Garmin connect functions, it’s got all bases covered.
The Skycamp rooftop tent gives you a comfy, windproof & waterproof shelter with a king-size bed interior that provides enough space for up to 4 adults & 2 kids. A universal mounting system means it will work on most crossbar rack systems & its clamshell design makes for effortless set-up. There’s also a rooftop window for stargazing. Another funded Kickstarter.
When you want to kick back and relax but you also need ultra-lightweight and minimal, there’s this: The Slingback Chair from Mountainsmith is a backcountry lounger made of durable cordura that sets up with your trekking poles. When you’re ready to get back on the trail, roll it up & go. Weighs just 4.75 ounces.
Combining clean Scandinavian design with versatile functionality & room-filling sound, the Baggen and Stammen from Urbanears let you stream from the cloud or hook up to your turntable; save your favorite playlists as presets, and play solo or link multiple units. Simple tactile knobs control power & volume and to perfectly suit your space, the speakers are available in a variety of colors.
The latest version of Adidas’ popular runner is the “triple black” Pure Boost LTD. All its components: the knit upper, the Boost midsole, and the Stretchweb outsole are a rainbow of blacks and dark grays, resulting in subtle stealth that is proven to perform.
You’ll sleep when you’re dead, right? Okay, so to make sure you’re wide awake until then, order up some Black Insomnia, officially the world’s strongest coffee. Proven by independent lab results and confirmed by the Caffeine Informer, it contains a minimum of 702mg of caffeine per 12-ounce cup, so it’s 6.3% stronger than the previous strongest coffee. Available for delivery worldwide.
Finally some good news for fans of Samsung phones: the S8 is out. Its most striking feature is the 5.8-inch infinity display that bends seamlessly to wrap around the entire face of the phone. There are also no physical buttons, allowing the wraparound screen to cover 80% of the phone. There’s also Bixby, Samsung’s onboard AI assistant that both responds to your voice & reads what’s on your screen. The new S8 will be available April 21.
As we head into the warmer weather, the idea of icy cold brew coffee on tap in the fridge sounds pretty chill. This stainless steel & glass in-fridge cold brew coffeemaker from KitchenAid can do that. It makes up to 14 servings per brew. Simply fill with coffee and cold water, steep, & enjoy.
Combining the comfort and versatility of a hammock with the bugbite-reducing and weatherproofing features of a tent, REI’s Quarter Dome Air is a 3-season hanging 1-person tent that gives you the best of both with the option to just run it as a hammock anytime. With a tension based interior that needs no center pole, it offers a rainfly with plenty of overhead storage yet it weighs just 3.2 pounds.
The Lancer is the latest high-quality tactical EDC blade from German knife maker Böker. It’s got a 3-inch blade made of 440C cold-drawn stainless steel with a linerlock for safety & its matte olive handles are made of reinforced G10 epoxy fiberglass. Slim & lightweight with a removable sprung pocket clip.