Oregon-based Tiktaalik makes professional quality chef’s knives designed for outdoor cooking and camping. They feature no handles, making them more compact for travel & blades are made of surgical-quality Swedish Sandvik steel with a hardness range of 54-61 HRC.
Nest Thermometer, Nest Smoke Alarm, & yes, now Nest Cam. It’s a home security cam that shoots 1080P HD & is packed with the same smart, simple features and clean design that have made the brand’s other products so popular. The Nest Aware App feeds you direct data from the cam so you can monitor your home when you’re not home.
Made of eco-friendly plastic and bamboo, this desktop solar charger is designed to look like a Gingko tree and features a 4.000 mAh lithium battery that stores the clean energy it produces. The tree’s base acts as a stand for your phone or tablet while charging via USB.
Kniper is a tactical knife nicely weight-balanced for accurate throwing. It also functions as a wrench, wire stripper, nail remover, a “tobacco” pipe, fork, screwdriver & inclinometer/sundial and features a ruler, rangefinder & lash points for rigging it to a spear.
California-based Nixon watches really works that little sweet spot between quality & affordability. Their Ranger 45 is a perfect case in point. It features a Miyota Japanese quartz 3 hand movement, a 45mm stainless steel case waterproof to 100 meters, & a 24mm solid stainless 3 link bracelet, leather or nylon strap. Available in Black, Silver & Gunmetal.
Precise dimming control & virtually unlimited adjustability make Fade Lamp a solid choice for shedding light on your workstation. The dimmer & color temperature multi-slider control allows light to be precisely set from multiple levels and a temperature range of 2700 to 5600 K. It also offers 120º range of vertical motion & 270º of rotation.
Yes, wireless noise-cancelling earbuds. They link with a phone app that gives you a volume knob, equalizer, & effects so you can customize your sound environment whether you’re listening to music, trying to drown out their pointless conversation, or just blocking out other ambient noise, like the airplane engine.
Onanoff has a quirky name and a clever product. Their Sound Cover is an iPad stand and cover with built-in flat panel stereo speakers, offering powerful, high quality sound, that boosts your iPad’s volume by up to 400%.
Small enough to carry on a keychain, the Squarehead from Spyderco is a unique little knife that folds out of a single-sided handle machined from a solid piece of titanium. It features a sheepfoot blade made of CPMS30V powder metallurgy stainless steel and an integrated LinerLock-style mechanism that locks the blade securely open & shut.
A gallon of beer breaks down to roughly eleven 12-ounce bottles. And that’s how much beer you can fit in this mini keg. The Stainless steel ManCan runs off a pressure-regulating CO2 cartridge and features a standard keg tap. Once full, it keeps your beer carbonated & fresh for up to a week.