This little biomass-burning camp cookstove is efficient and compact with a rocket stove design that burns less fuel and produces less smoke yet more heat. And so you don’t burn yourself it uses cool touch technology. And what’s even cooler is that Kenya-based EcoZoom has distributed over half a million of their stoves to folks in need across Africa.
Despite its simple mechanics, this titanium carabiner keychain went through over 100 design iterations before finally achieving the combination of aesthetics and geometry you see here. Clipping your car keys or water bottle to your backpack has never looked so good. A funded Kickstarter project.
A lightbulb & bluetooth speaker in one. No kidding. Screw it into the socket then control both the bulb and the speaker from the Playbulb app. Mood & music, handled.
The GoKey gives you backup power for your phone and the choice of 8, 16, or 32 gigs of storage but the key to GoKey is that it can locate your keys and your telephone when you lose them. Works with Apple, Android & Windows phones.
You’ll realize you’re pretty much screwed and then hopefully just pull this ESEE Knives Survival kit out of your pack and set everything straight again instantly. The tri-fold Cordura wallet contains an ESEE Arrowhead, compass, fish hooks, a signal mirror, a length of kevlar cord and several other MacGyver-esque items you’ll be glad you’ve got when the going gets tough.
Compact & portable, the Mira wireless speaker from Braven features a multi-purpose hook/stand that let’s you drop it or hang it anywhere you need a soundtrack. It’s also got a IPX5 water-resistance rating, so bring it along to the beach or swimming pool, no worries.
When you break out the cast iron Dutch oven for camp cooking it’s about to get serious. The versatile, heavy duty cook pot hangs from metal tripod legs right above the fire for slow-simmering and/or blazing braising guaranteed to elevate your wilderness dining experience. Made in the USA.
This little black box is Sony’s PlayStation TV console, offering direct access to the multiverse of Sony’s entire PS library for streaming, download, and play. Later this summer the device will fully come to life with the release of PS Now; Sony’s forthcoming game streaming subscription service. Available December 31, 2014.
Instead of standing around commandeering the grill all evening while your so-called friends hit on your lady, get this app-controlled meat thermometer. It offers 4 probes, a grill-side LCD, and sends real-time temp data to your phone, allowing you to socialize without risking a situation with the pork.
With the option to get a high quality pair of earbuds that also offers the ease of bluetooth 4.0 cordless technology and a 4.5-hour battery life, it really makes no sense to go with a corded pair.