Give your eyes a rest form the screen and read this book about the early days of the Facebook empire from an insider’s perspective. Unfortunately it won’t solve your anti-social social addiction or improve your damaged sense of personal identity but it will illuminate the business culture of this iconic company.
Ultralight hikers, cheapskates, and origami enthusiasts, we found your new sound system. EcoAmps are recycled cardboard amps that unfold into little speaker cones that attach to your iPhone, turning it into a boom box.
The iBattz Mojo Treble Keychain Data Sync Cable with Sim Ejection Tool MicroSD Card Reader has a massive name because it multitasks like a mofo. Kind of like a Swiss Army knife for your smartphone. Charge, sync, card reader, and more: it’s a tech tool kit you can keep on your keychain.
Reject, jerk, genius comedy duo Jay & Silent Bob, aren’t just international superstars in their own minds. They’re the real deal. This 4-hour disc takes you across the pond to three sold-out live shows from their 2012 stage tour.
Just watching HBO’s Game Of Thrones isn’t enough. Diehard fantasy fans of America’s most popular cable series definitely need more. This hardcover book delivers: set photos, production and costume designs, storyboards, and insider stories give you more of what you’re fiending for.
Drinking in public is one of our country’s oldest and dearest traditions. And nobody does it better than bums. A brown paper bag makes that street soda nearly invisible to the man. Up your street cred with this bum-like beverage holder. It’s insulated and made of Tyvek, so you can use it tomorrow, too.
When Phaidon Books’ series Masters Of Cinema first came out, we posted about them. Now, the publisher has had added some new masters to the ongoing series, taking readers inside the mind, process, and artistry of the world’s most talented directors. New additions include the Coen Brothers, Tarantino, Polanski, and George Lucas.
Recycling glass bottles is something we should all be doing but cutting them and reusing them is more fun. The Kinkajou is a crafty bottle-cutting tool that lets you turn your empty wine and beer bottles into drinking glasses and vases. The Kinkajou is currently in the funding stage on Kickstarter where a $50 pledge will get you the Kinkajou cutter and a finishing kit.
New York Times #1 Best-selling author Christopher Andersen went in deep and got the raw scoop on Mick Jagger’s private life, which, until now has always been pretty hush-hush. Andersen interviewed legions of women who have “intimate” knowledge of Magic Mick. That in itself makes it worth a read.
The Microsoft Surface tablet comes with a kickstand but that’s no reason to buy one. Not when you can turn your iPad Smart Cover into the Smarter Stand. It’s a pair of little snap-on clips designed to give you more angle options for viewing your iPad. Much smarter than the Surface and only 11 bucks.