$501-$1000

NAIM Mu-so QB at werd.com

NAIM Mu-so QB

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

British high-end audio experts NAIM has just released a smaller version of their remarkable Mu-so wireless music system. This compact new model, the QB (cube) uses 5 speakers with a pair of mids driven by 2 x 50-watt amps & a woofer pumping 100-watts. A 32-bit signal processor, built-in Spotify Connect, Tidal, & Apple Airplay give this 8-inch cube serious streaming power.

Garmin tactix Bravo at werd.com

Garmin tactix Bravo

Posted in Watches and Wear

It’s got all the sports training tools, smart notifications, & Connect IQ compatibility we’d all expect to find in a well-equipped GPS smart watch but the updated tactix Bravo offers serious tactical features & functions, too. Like, GLONASS supported GPS, an EXO antenna, Jumpmaster skydive software, & a display that’s night vision goggle compatible.

Avegant Glyph at werd.com

Avegant Glyph

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Combining the functions of audiophile-quality headphones and an advanced Virtual Reality headset, the all-new Glyph Headset from Avegant creates a kind of new-age theater experience for your face, displaying the equivalent of a 65-inch screen before your very eyes that delivers 2D & 3D content for your eyeballs as well as 360-degree sound.

Klipsch Reference Premiere RP-160M at werd.com

Klipsch Reference Premiere RP-160M

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

With technologies borrowed from the brand’s ultra-high-end speakers, the re-designed Klipsch RP-160M monitors provide dynamic, theater-quality sound in a compact, bookshelf size speaker. Titanium tweeters with 1” travel suspension, copper cerametallic woofers, & a larger 90 X 90 horn are among the technical highlights.

Definitive Technology W Studio Micro at werd.com

Definitive Technology W Studio Micro

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

This ultra-slim 3.1 wireless sound bar & music streaming system delivers premium, theater-quality sound in a small, stylish package. Its slim design means it fits perfectly under your TV, while the wireless Sub can be placed anywhere in the room. Integrated DTS Play-Fi technology lets you stream audio via streaming services, internet, or your own personal library.

Stephen Kenn Weekender at werd.com

Stephen Kenn Weekender

Posted in Bags and Gear

Designed and made in Los Angeles, this black, vegetable-tanned leather duffle from Stephen Kenn is for shorter trips, those weekends when you don’t want or need to bring any more than the absolute essentials.

FLYBi Drone at werd.com

FLYBi Drone

Posted in Gear

This drone takes-off, lands, & hovers with just the push of a button on your wrist controller. While airborne, you control flight maneuvers using only the movement of your head. A set of VR goggles linked to the camera gimbal gives you a bird’s eye view of the drone allowing you to fly freely using the 12MP camera to capture 1080HD video.

Samsung Galaxy View at werd.com

Samsung Galaxy View

Posted in Portable and Tech

More like a portable streaming TV than a tablet, Samsung’s massive 18.4-inch Galaxy View delivers 1080P resolution and a streaming home screen (similar to what you see on Roku or Apple TV) customized with Android 5.1 software offering shortcuts to services like Netflix, Hulu, Twitch and YouTube. Its built-in 5700 mAh battery provides 8 hours of video playback.

Pico at werd.com

Pico

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Pico is the automatic coffeemaker of brewing beer. Using pre-made ingredient kits called PicoPaks, it couldn’t get any easier. You pour in the pak, add water and wait. 5-7 days later, your beer is done & you’re a home-brewer. Another funded Kickstarter.

Garden Igloo at werd.com

Garden Igloo

Posted in Outdoor and Space

So it’s not really an igloo. Everything else about it seems legit though: Garden Igloo is a multipurpose, all-season outdoor shelter in the form of a geodesic dome. At 11-feet in diameter and 7-feet tall, it is big enough for lounging with a few friends, planting your garden, hiding from her mom, etc. Made of materials that are recyclable & won’t rust, it can be self-assembled using no tools. An optional canopy is available.

Plus – Concrete Modular Storage Solution at werd.com

Plus – Concrete Modular Storage Solution

Posted in Space

In addition to looking smooth & industrial, these sleek concrete cubes can serve multiple functions in your space: stool, cabinet, storage, display. The Plus Collection leaves the uses up to you, offering 3 different sizes and unlimited custom configurations.

Yamaha RX-S601 Slimline Receiver at werd.com

Yamaha RX-S601 Slimline Receiver

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The RX-S601 5.1 channel network AV receiver from Yamaha is well-equipped for home theater & networked home audio. It features the brand’s Sonos-like multi-room wireless MusicCast system as well as high resolution audio support & 4K passthroug plus built-in Pandora & Spotify as well offering AirPlay, DLNA, & bluetooth with a bonus. In addition to streaming bluetooth audio, it can also send the signal back out to bluetooth-enabled speakers of all sorts.

Escort Max360 Radar Detector at werd.com

Escort Max360 Radar Detector

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

The Max360 radar detector uses app-enabled voice alerts & 360º protection to keep you from getting that speeding ticket. It features front & rear antennas to scan for signals & comes pre-loaded with Escort’s exclusive DEFENDER nationwide database of active red light and speed camera locations.

Trinity Portable Wind Turbine Power Station at werd.com

Trinity Portable Wind Turbine Power Station

Posted in Gear

A portable wind turbine power station will allow you to generate your own power in places beyond the grid & in places where solar won’t work. At just 1.5 pounds, the smallest model is truly portable and will charge your iPhone 6 three to four times via efficient, Li-Ion batteries. Larger models will charge your electric car & home.