Beam is a smart projector that turns any wall or flat surface into a screen you can use to view content from your phone or tablet. You can screw it into a light socket or use the included power cable to place it on a flat surface. Stream movies from Netflix & watch them super-sized on the wall or share pictures from your travels using AirPlay or MiraCast. Play games, project recipes onto the kitchen wall, watch TV on the ceiling. And much more. A funded Kickstarter project.
You can configure a German-made Hinterhur bike trailer in lots of ways. Their wide array of accessories include handles, side panels, parking brakes, locks, hiking harnesses, & more giving you all sorts of ways to carry your cargo. The design is also collapsible: just a few clicks and it flattens out for space-saving storage. via
Beer Nerd Alert: KegSmarts is the world’s first smart craft beer kegerator. This dual tap kegerator connects to the web allowing you to locate new craft beers for your kegerator, host your own “BrewHouse” portal on the web, track how many servings you have left, & way more & share it all. A funded Kickstarter project.
France’s Meccano Home has created a collection of bright, colorful modular furniture that you configure & build yourself. The various tables, chairs, & desk modules are sold in easy-to-assemble kits.
Too many drones die on their maiden voyage but the Hiro Action Sports Airframe is built for battle—so you can actually figure out how to fly it instead of reducing it to a scatter of plastic shrapnel in 11 seconds flat. This tough quadcopter case is designed with hard impact in mind: everything but the motors and propellers are encased in hard plastic.
The Tough XL from Fugoo is both bigger & tougher, two great features for a portable Bluetooth speaker. It’s mud-, snow-, water- & shockproof. It also features 8 acoustic drivers, 3 control buttons, a portable hand strap and a USB port you can use to charge your phone.
The Airboard is an inflatable snow sled that gives you a smooth downhill ride on a cushion of air. You can supposedly steer it, too. Sure. Just shift your weight. But unlike the old wood & metal toboggan, when you’re headed for imminent impact, you could try rolling onto your back & use the Airboard as an airbag. via
q-Jays are the world’s smallest earphones with exchangeable cables. These little buds achieve superior sound through advanced audio engineering techniques usually used for loudspeaker monitors and include tailor-made acoustic filters, dual balanced armature drivers, built-in dual speakers for multiple frequencies, bass ports and removable protective filters.
Eero is the world’s first Wi-Fi “system.” A set of three will cover your whole home, eliminating dead spots and slow zones from every corner or closet. Even the back yard. It creates a mesh network and uses groundbreaking software to automatically optimize the connection on every device, everywhere.
This tall tent from Nemo called the Wagontop 4P features an arched roof design inspired by the iconic conestoga wagons of the American old west. But this thing is all modern & offers a spacious 69-square feet of livable space with a height of 8-feet. Packed up for transport it weighs in at 18lbs—perfect for car-camping missions.