In this new memoir, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the $30 billion-dollar global mega-brand he created with a $50 loan from his dad. For the first time ever, the enigmatic Knight shares his story, covering the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic brands.
Yes, it is. There’s a working 4X5” camera within this pop-up book. The book explains and actively demonstrates how a structure as humble as a folded piece of paper can tap into the intrinsic properties of light to produce a photograph. It also includes a lightproof bag, 5 sheets of photo-paper “film”, & developing instructions.
Never again will you have to suffer the high-pitched 3 a.m. chirps of your smoke alarm with the dying battery. With the Roost 9-volt smart battery & app you get low battery alerts directly to your phone, automatic emergency alerts to your family & friends, and alarm notifications when you’re away.
When we think of 80’s pop icons The Eurythmics, a vision of the strange, red-haired Annie Lennox springs to mind but the brains & braun behind the platinum hit churning group was her partner, the legendary Dave Stewart, a prolific musician, songwriter, and producer. His new memoir chronicles his drug-fueled success, the group as well as the chart-topping tracks he created with artists like Mick Jagger, Tom Petty, & No Doubt.
That frosty pint will stay a bit cooler—and look a bit cooler too—without your hot hands wrapped around it. Slide on a handmade leather Pint Sleeve from Hide & Drink, and turn any standard pint glass into a mug.
All exceptional EDC is compact and offers function that exceeds expectations. The TPT looks capable of exactly that. It’s a keychain size multi-tool made of grade 5 Ti-Alloy that offers a universal wrench, a fork, a hex slot, bottle opener & more. A funded Kickstarter.
There are countless creative uses for a classic mason jar but this one from California-based Moonshiner Co. gives you even more options. Their 32 oz. glass jars feature a screw-top with an integrated solar panel and low-profile LED lights inside creating a lamp that provides up to 12-hours of warm, glowing light. A magnetic clasp on the lid turns it on & off.
For the upcoming 50th Anniversary of Star Trek, Paramount is releasing a special Blu-Ray box set featuring the original 6 films: Star Trek: The Motion Picture, The Wrath of Khan, The Search For Spock, The Voyage Home, The Final Frontier, & The Undiscovered Country. The films will be presented in 1080P video with Dolby TrueHD 7.1 soundtrack audio.
The traditional hammer, unchanged for centuries, now appears to be going the way of the dodo. With innovative designs like Fiskar’s IsoCore, the days of hands and arms numbed by the shock of impact are over. By applying surprisingly simple but critical principals of mechanical engineering that dampen and redirect vibration, this new hammer delivers four-times less shock than a wood-handled equivalent.
Two Brooklyn- based gastronomic gurus, Legendary Dutch brewer Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø of the bar Tørst & Canadian chef Daniel Burns of the Michelin-starred restaurant Luksus have teamed on a 60-recipe collection of creatively crafted food & beer that elevates both to new levels of flavor & refinement.