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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire at werd.com

All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire

Hard to believe that the last episode of HBO’s acclaimed crime drama The Wire aired more than a decade ago. All The Pieces Matter is a celebration of the groundbreaking, issue tackling, career launching hit series. Consider this the definitive oral history of the iconic show, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others involved in its creation.

The $20 WyzeCam V2 is Now Even Wiser at werd.com

The $20 WyzeCam V2 is Now Even Wiser

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The makers of the WyzeCam all-in-one 1080p HD smart home camera have given their new model, WyzeCam V2, a hardware upgrade. Changes include Motion Tagging technology which detects and outlines motion in both live stream and replay modes. It got a powerful new CMOS sensor to provide even clearer images for both day and night vision. There’s a class-K audio power amplifier and a new audio chip that significantly reduces TDD interference and EMI, and lastly, a matte finish replaces the glossy finish found on the original.

The Radiate Portable Campfire Adds Effortless Ambiance at werd.com

The Radiate Portable Campfire Adds Effortless Ambiance

Posted in Camping and Gear

Making a campfire doesn’t get much easier than this. Using briquets made of recycled paper in recycled, non-toxic soy wax, the self-contained Radiate Portable Campfire lights up with a single match and burns for up to four hours, producing enough heat to roast marshmallows or cook weenies-on-a-stick.

Jim Brown: Last Man Standing at werd.com

Jim Brown: Last Man Standing

Recognized as perhaps the greatest football player to ever live, Jim Brown is a certified icon of American sports. Acclaimed sports journalist Dave Zirin spent literally years with the now 81-year-old Brown and covers it all in this new book. From his phenomenal NFL career to his Hollywood years and through his political activism starting in the 60s, and right up to his Trump-loving, Kaepernick dissing attitudes of today.

This Universal Socket is the Right Size Every Time at werd.com

This Universal Socket is the Right Size Every Time

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The unique design of the Universal Socket from Kusonkey automatically adjusts to fit any hex nut, screw eye, hook, tension screw and bolt head from 7mm to 19mm. Stainless steel, professional-grade construction ensures durability for years of use in home, automotive, and construction applications.

Keep Your Ballcap Crispy with CapSnap at werd.com

Keep Your Ballcap Crispy with CapSnap

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Stuffing your favorite ballcap into that travel bag or backpack means you’re basically in the market for a new favorite hat. But, get yourself a CapSnap & you’re good to go. It’s purpose-built to hold your hat securely and maintain its shape. The carabiner design let’s you clip it onto the outside of your bag where it belongs. The clip can hook to the button on top or around the sweatband. Made in the USA.

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar at werd.com

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar

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Apple products are cool but admit it, their cables are crap. If you want one that will endure more than a few months of gentle use, the ZUS Super Duty Lightning Cable from Nonda is a solid replacement with a lifetime warranty. It’s a 4-foot tangle-free cable with a 90º USB that uses durable Aramid fibers to make it 300% longer lasting than standard Lightning cables. It is also Apple MFi certified for data sync & charging of iPhone, iPad, & iPod.

Build a Skeleton In Your Spare Time at werd.com

Build a Skeleton In Your Spare Time

Taschen has created a kit that lets you build a life-size model of the human skeleton made entirely of foldable paper. Pre-cut pieces of paper, requiring no scissors or glue, are assembled with detailed, step-by-step instructions. It’s got joints that bend and straighten and each piece features an anatomical label in English and Latin.

Quick Peek Makes It Easier To Keep Track Of Your Stored Stuff at werd.com

Quick Peek Makes It Easier To Keep Track Of Your Stored Stuff

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The Quick Peek system from bluelounge is comprised of self-adhesive smart labels that work with a free Quick Peek app to help you keep track of the stuff you store. When everything is packed away and you’re looking for something specific, Quick Peek allows you to scan your box labels to get a peek at what’s inside, like an x-ray. Simply stick a label to your box, snap some photos, assign a location and Quick Peek will do the rest. Sync via iCloud or Dropbox and share with your family or team.

<i>Ali</i> Collects Intimate Images of a Legend at werd.com

Ali Collects Intimate Images of a Legend

In June, 1963, on assignment from Sports Illustrated, peerless portrait photographer Steve Schapiro traveled to Louisville to spend some time with Cassius Clay, the young Olympic champion boxer who even then was well on his way to becoming Muhammad Ali. The two spent five days together, with Schapiro gaining intimate access to this legend-in-the-making. Ali is a collection of the photographers best images—many of which have never been published before.

Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold at werd.com

Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold

For fans of Frank Lloyd Wright’s groundbreaking & iconic architecture, these paper models will bring the works of a true American master to life in miniature. Each of the 14 projects includes step-by-step instructions, walking users through the Kirigami (cut & fold) technique to create some of his most famous buildings including, Fallingwater and New York’s Guggenheim museum.

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of This Bold, American Billionaire at werd.com

You’ve Probably Never Heard Of This Bold, American Billionaire

The Gambler is the rags-to-riches story of one of America’s wealthiest and least-known financial giants, self-made billionaire Kirk Kerkorian—the daring WWII aviator, movie mogul, risk-taker, and business tycoon who transformed Las Vegas and Hollywood to become one of the leading financiers in American business. A high school drop-out who bought and sold MGM movie studios 3 times. Built the world’s biggest hotel, also 3 times. Lived to be 100 years old. Etcetera.