You won’t need a luggage tag or a red ribbon to identify your bag on the carousel if you’re toting a one-of-a-kind hardcase from London-based furniture reproductionist Timothy Oulton. His F-14 inspired, aluminum-clad cases come in four different sizes.
The smokeless Lotus BBQ grill doesn’t just look great, it cooks great. Powered by 4 AA batteries, it creates no smoke and the design uses a bellows system that gets it up to cooking temp in just three minutes. At the same time it uses 90% less charcoal than a traditional grill. If that doesn’t convince you, let us also mention that it comes in purple, orange, red, yellow, green, and of course, black, too.
For a little guy, the new Pentax Q7 is powerful, offering a 12.4 MP CMOS sensor in the world’s smallest & lightest interchangeable lens system. It also comes in a rainbow of custom colors.
If you’ve got a passion for toys and a few hundred hours (dollars) to kill, Lego’s new 2,989-piece model of the Sydney Opera House will allow you to hide down there and claim “Still working” for the next few months. Have fun.
PS4 is coming. You’ll have to wait a few more months but currently there are over 140 games in development optimized for the new system’s x86 processor, with its 8-core combined CPU/GPU, & 8 GB of unified GDDR5 memory. Translation: sick graphics, instant boots from sleep mode, etc. The PS4 will also offer all the multimedia options you need via Sony’s Video Unlimited service and unlike Xbox One, it’ll support used games.
No, the Apple G4 Cube is not back. This here is The Buccaneer, an affordable, at-home 3D printer. It’s easy to use, so you don’t need an engineering degree to make it work nor do you need 3D software skills to print your objects. In a few easy steps, users can simply download Smart Objects from the Buccaneer cloud to get you started making custom 3D designs.
Simply called The B, it’s two RC vehicles in one: a car and a quad-copter. Powered by a Li-Ion battery, the B will fly & drive for 15 minutes on a charge, and its sturdy, flexible polycarbonate body & crash-worthy parts mean you can learn how to fly this bird without the worry of a crash & burn. A nose-mounted video camera also allows you to record your epic action in 720P HD. via
It looks like a vintage knapsack but inside it’s got a padded, 31-liter, adjustable camera pod with 12 dividers for a custom DSLR or video camera set-up. There’s also a padded sleeve for an iPad or 11-inch MacBook Air, external pockets, and the design is backed with a lifetime guarantee. via
For adventure travel into the most remote zones on the planet: high alpine peaks, glaciers, jungles, and wide-open ocean, satellite phones are an essential. Spot’s new Global Phone is the world’s most compact & portable SAT phone yet. It also offers data connectivity & internet access as well as competitive airtime rates. A Lithium-Ion battery provides 4 hours of talk time and/or 36 hours standby.
It feels good to have the right tool for the job. If the job in question happens to be shooting a time lapse HDR video, the Brinno TLC 200 Pro is the sledgehammer you were looking for. With a massive image sensor, the camera captures ultra-high dynamic range—115db, for crisp clear TL videos even in low-light conditions. There are also 97 other sweet features you may want to look into.