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.
Developed by ski and snowboard pros for efficient foot-powered access to the goods, Fimbulvetr stomped into the snowshoe market with a design made for serious backcountry exploration. With unibody construction using DuPont Hytrel, a lightweight, rigid but freeze-proof plastic, a solid 3-strap binding, & ice-gripping Fenris crampons, they’ll take you right where you want to go.
Chewable nugget ice. At home. Soon. Currently in pre-order status, the countertop Opal Ice Machine is a sleek, simple touch control ice-maker that creates consistently perfect nugget ice. The clear, convenient bin holds 3-pounds of this soft, bite-size ice that cools drinks faster & absorbs flavor better. Chomping on it is also easier on your teeth.
With an activity-tracking bracelet, a wi-fi enabled scale, a heart-rate monitor & dashboard-style app, Under Armour’s HealthBox is an integrated, fully-connected health tracking system. Giving you crucial tools to monitor & measure your fitness, it makes managing your health easier than ever.
The Minilogue from KORG is blowing minds. Never before has such a powerful and versatile pro-quality analog synthesizer been released with a function to price tag ratio like this. It’s a fully-programmable four-voice polyphonic synth complete with a 16-step note and motion sequencer, arpeggiator, delay, & lots more.