The race to make the best consumer 3D printer just got another interesting entrant. Easy, out-of-the-box operation in a compact, user-friendly design makes the Micro a real contender. It uses either ABS or PLA filaments and their simple software makes designing your 3D model as easy as watching the extruder build it up & spit it out.
This is not some cheap, un-rated hipster knockoff to complete the café costume, this here is a real, road-worthy, DOT-approved Bell Bullitt; a brand new design that sports a retro bubble-visor and up front ventilation. As of now, it’s available in 3 colors: matte black, metallic blue, and cream/red. More colors to come.
If you pack light, everything you need for a weekend away will fit in Filson’s bombproof 72-Hour Briefcase. A spacious main compartment with a laptop sleeve plus two large, zippered outer pockets makes this bag just as good at getaways as is it is on office days.
The Rhino blurs the line between tool and destruction device but then again, sometimes destruction is part of the job. It’s made of D2 tool steel and designed for fun activities such as: prying, digging, chopping, hammering, cutting, smashing rock, lock removal, & smashing out windows.
Last year’s HTC One was the brand’s best phone ever. Now it’s even better. The new version of their flagship phone is called the One (M8) and it not only looks great, it’s loaded: 5-inch 1080 display, Motion Launch gesture control, Duo Camera, and dozens of other face-melting features that may have you 2nd guessing that new iPhone purchase.
This is smart. Designed by GE & Quirky, Aros is an air conditioner and smart thermometer in one; a modern window-mount AC unit that will learn your habits and keep you cool. What’s even cooler: it’s going to save you money.
Known for their lightweight & durable aluminum luggage, Zero Halliburton has now created a new collection that’s even lighter: The Zero Air II rolling, locking suitcases come in a variety of sizes & are built super-tough but still weigh pounds less than normal luggage.
The Manly Arts: beard growing, mountaineering, short & to-the-point texts. And let’s not forget knife throwing. The Furies is a kit that contains 3 forged knives designed specifically for this purpose: 2 frontier-inspired models and one Pro-X thrower in a heavy canvas knife roll. With enough practice, you’ll be able to hunt with them someday but to start, try targets.
When you wake up each morning still dead, a pod-style automatic coffeemaker is the lazy man’s lifesaver. And this new one from Nespresso will not only make a mean espresso in seconds flat, it will also brew you up a full-size 8-ounce cup of joe. Available in red, black, & chrome.
Garmin makes some of the best GPS & training watches. Their latest, fēnix 2, combines all the best tech & features they’ve got to become arguably the best sport-adventure watch out: waterproof to 50 meters, 50 hour battery life in GPS mode & five weeks in watch mode. It has an ANT+ radio to pair with sensors like heart rate, cadence, temperature, power meter, etc, plus Bluetooth 4.0 for pairing with sensors & your smartphone.