Products like Mophie’s new backup power supply are making it harder to use the old “my phone died” excuse for everything. It fits on your keyring and provides power to your iPhone or iPod with its integrated fold-out Lightning connector.
When you go camping you need to bring the good pot. And this big 4.7 liter Halulite pot from GSI Outdoors is chronic. Dual locking handles, a strainer integrated into the aluminum lid, & it even has silicone thumb pads to keep you from getting burnt.
Awhile back we featured The Filmography Of Cars—a poster from artist Catherine Lavery featuring iconic movie cars. Now she’s created another: The 24” X 36” Filmography of Aircraft poster features 100 intricately detailed illustrations of iconic aircraft covering 100 years of aviation.
We’ve got no heroes now. That’s why we’re still reading about the life of late, great astronaut and American icon Neil Armstrong. This new book is based on 50 years of conversations between Armstrong and the author, candidly covering everything from his time in the wars, to space walks to his lifelong love of flight.
This is an exemplary all-in-one camp kitchen tool. The 941 Travelmate knife has a nearly 5-inch blade for slicing, chopping & spreading that’s stored in a sheath holding an integrated fork, bottle opener, can opener, & screwdriver. Made in the USA.
This Gerry Sandusky is not the Penn State pedo. His book would never be featured here. This unfortunately-named Gerry Sandusky is the Emmy-award winning sports commentator & son of former NFL coach John Sandusky. On the side, he’s a self-help dude. Read his book if you need some guidance in fulfilling your dreams.
Maybe some people like cold coffee and warm beer but if you’re not among them, these insulated stainless steel tumblers from Yeti will make good sense to you. They’re guaranteed to keep your beverage colder or hotter twice as long as a non-insulated cup. They’re also BPA-free and feature a crystal-clear lid so you can see when you need a refill.
In the late 60s, when the classic live-action Batman show was on the air, there was a different, animated cartoon series called The Adventures Of Batman running on Saturday mornings. And now, Warner Home Video is releasing the entire series—all 34 episodes—on DVD, due out in early June.
Now we’re talking: This backup power supply for your phone is the size of a credit card. Literally. Wallet size. Linear Flux’s new LithiumCard portable charger connects via Micro-USB to “hypercharge” your phone. That means it charges fast. How fast depends on your device. To power up the card itself for backup, there’s a flip-out USB. Easy, fast, small, light; no brainer. Expected to ship in June/July.
Portland’s ICON Moto makes all sort of biker gear. They build custom bikes, helmets, jackets, gloves, boots, and probably some other stuff. So you could say their Navigator wallet is inspired by two-wheel action. It’s made of Nissan leather and waxed cotton. Slim and simple.