Beyond the proven benefits of using an electronic toothbrush, like improved gum health & plaque reduction, the Philips Sonicare Flexcare Platinum “smart” toothbrush uses sensors in the brush & a 3D mouth-mapping app to send data to your phone, keeping you more informed about your oral hygiene. It alerts you about problem areas & offers advice for improving habits.
Evapolar is the world’s first personal air conditioner. It’s an efficient plug-in unit that uses evaporative nano-materials instead of freon or toxic coolant to decrease temps by 15 degrees. It also purifies & humidifies your environment at the same time.
The Mountain 600 blends the look of a classic Danner hiking boot with the modern, lightweight performance of a Vibram Fuga outsole. Not only does this make for a lighter boot, the soles’ Megagrip compound offers exceptional grip on both wet & dry terrain. The upper is made of suede and features a waterproof DannerDry lining.
Very versatile; the Volcano Grill burns wood, charcoal & optionally propane. Plus, in addition to grilling, you can get accessories to make it work as an oven, smoker, fryer and griddle. Or, you can use it as a portable fire pit. Generous venting means high cook temps while the double-wall metal construction means very little heat transfer, making it safe for use on the patio or tabletop.
The Catalyst takes features from high-end, professional brewing equipment and squeezes them into a compact homebrewing system that simplifies the fermentation process, making it easier to get great results with every batch. It’s a clean, space-saving system that eliminates the need for multiple containers & siphoning, making the whole process from initial fermentation to bottling, much simpler. A funded Kickstarter.
The iPhone compatible Insta360 Nano is the world’s smallest 360º spherical camera. It captures 3040×1520 images and 3040×1520 @30fps max video & stores up to 64GB of content on MicroSD. Your VR footage is also shareable via livestream on facebook & YouTube.
The weather-proof Nest Outdoor Camera provides around-the-clock security for your home or business. It records everything & saves 30 days worth of footage in cloud storage. If anything happens, you get an alert on your phone. Audio capability also allows you to listen & even talk back for communicating on things like deliveries, dogsitters, & drop-offs.
Freenote’s classic military-style Vagabond Chino is constructed from dead stock US military fabric leftover from the Korean war. They’ve also got some modern details that won’t be found on the government-issue originals, like Japanese indigo-dyed pocketing fabric and custom Corozo belt buttons. Freenote also makes a boardshort using dead stock nylon from military flight jackets. Made in the USA.
Envirofit was founded to be a global social movement—to make cleaner, simpler cookstoves & improve the quality of life in developing regions. So far they’ve distributed over 5 million stoves. The new M-5000 is a completely customizable and locally adaptable low-emission cookstove with improved handles and legs for stability. It is a rocket style stove that burns biomass & it’s made at Envirofit’s first African manufacturing facility.
Two things that make the Beoplay H5 headphone a standout: best-in-class, Bang & Olufsen signature sound and the convenience of 4.2 Bluetooth wireless. A simple lanyard-style design with a magnet closure means you can take them out & keep them around your neck ’til you’re ready to listen. Batteries deliver 5 hour playtime with a 2-hour recharge.