If the thought of sobriety makes you ill, this unique stainless steel flask in the shape of a hospital blood bag will make you better, but only if you fill it with the proper life-giving fluids. Available in November.
The TT coupe has always been Audi’s most unisex car. But as the design has evolved it continues to look more like a man’s car. S versions of the 2-seater make it feel like one, too. For 2015, Audi is releasing 2 models. The standard TT is a 230-horse hardtop and the TTS Roadster is a 310-horse soft-top.
All the major goggle brands offer frameless or rimless technology for a wider-angle view & improved peripheral vision. Smith’s I/07 goes a step further by adding a single-pivot quick release to their rimless frame and lens assembly making it easier to change lenses on the fly.
Roland Sands Design took a sparkling new 2014 Indian Chieftain and completely desconstructed the 800 pound beast to create a nimble 1930s race-inspired board tracker. This meant building everything but the engine from scratch: a new frame with a single-sided rigid rear-end, new hand-built titanium exhaust, gas tank, & springer front-end, electrical overhaul, etc.
Wink Relay is a wall-mounted panel for controlling your smart home. Featuring a touchscreen display that fits in a standard light switch panel, it allows you to control and program all your Wink-enabled devices like lights, thermostat, and entertainment. There are currently more than 20 brands with Wink compatible products, including Nest Labs, Gilmour, & Linear.
For screwing in low clearance areas, Snap-on has created a line of super low profile screwdrivers with Japan’s Anex tool brand. With bit heights of just 10mm, these drivers will fit into really tight spots.
A smart watch without GPS would be pretty dumb, so of course the Ambit3 Peak from Suunto has one built-in. It also tracks speed, pace, & distance plus it has features like a compass, altimeter, weather info, & heart rate monitor—even while swimming. And linked to your iPhone with the Movescount App, you can share your watch data instantly.
Originally developed for backcountry firefighters, the Beartooth radio device turns your Android or iOS cell phone into a two-way radio enabling calls, texting, and geo-location from remote, off-grid locations. Production to begin in 2015.
With Labor Day behind us, the Halloween hype-up is in full swing. So there’s this: Halloween: The Complete Collection Limited Edition Blu-ray box set. The set includes all 10 Mike Myers features plus heaps of extras including a never-released Producer’s Cut of Halloween 6.
If the “vintage industrial” vibe is your thing this vault-themed steel desk will be a heavy addition to your space. Nearly 6-feet long, the desk features sheet steel construction with latching doors and heavy-duty metal wheels.