American luggage maker Tumi teamed up with the Waves For Water initiative that provides access to clean drinking water for communities. Together, they created the Tahoe collection of premium adventure travel bags that includes daypacks, rolling carry-ons, & more.
This smart LED projector turns any surface into a screen up to 300-inches in size & delivers a bright 3D viewing experience. It also has built-in Harman Kardon stereo sound quality and wireless video streaming from your Android devices.
Handmade in Switzerland, the Motorcycle Bivouac is a minimalist camp shelter that uses your parked bike for one of its walls. This compact cordura tarp tent keeps you out of the elements & also keeps your bike seat dry. When it’s time to get back in the saddle, it rolls up neatly and lashes to your handebars for the next leg of the journey. Another funded Kickstarter.
Soundboks’ creators are calling these speakers the “loudest battery powered speaker”, a portable design that packs enough punch to actually power-up a party: 119dB to be exact, so louder than the systems at many bars & nightclubs. They also boast a 30-hour battery life and a shockproof/weatherproof design. Another funded Kickstarter.
The German-made, stainless steel CUBE is not your average backyard fire-pit. When you want to extinguish the fire, you simply flip it over. The unique design of the firebowl keeps all the wood, ash and smoldering coals inside while blocking out air it needs to burn. When there’s no fire burning in the CUBE, it can be used as a stool or side table.
For 2016, Korean outdoor brand Zerogram is bringing their line of lightweight camping & backpacking gear to the states. Their PCT UL 2 tent is a great example of what they’re all about: it’s an ultralight, 2-person, single-pole design & it’s simple to set up & break down in under 5 minutes. Rated for winds up to 70MPH. full review
Handmade in America and constructed of durable, oiled Kodiak Leather, the weekend-sized William Duffle from Go Forth Goods features vegetable tanned leather handles, an adjustable belt-style shoulder strap, & all brass hardware. It also comes with a lifetime warranty.
The Starry Station router works with your existing internet service, including cable, fiber, and DSL and its simple, color display gives you real-time info on the health of the connection for all your devices. Linked with a phone app, it also enables remote troubleshooting and the ability to set/monitor parental controls, device activity, and more.
Winner of an impressive stack of tech, audio & design awards, including 2015 Red Dot, The N60 NC from AKG is an active noise-cancelling over-ear headphone that is rechargeable, features Grammy award winning sound, 1-button controls, and premium aluminum construction.
The unique look of the Fi70 all-in-one music system from Fluance puts all the hardware on display: dual 8-inch woofers, 5-inch woven glass-fiber midrange drivers, and 1-inch neodymium tweeters. It packs a punch with 280 watts of power, custom sound with its integrated touchscreen equalizer, & also features a built-in AM/FM radio & alarm clock. Choose walnut, black ash, or bamboo finish.