A book about banking based on a Twitter account sounds ridiculous unless you follow @GSElevator, the darkly humorous and wildly popular Twitter feed based on things supposedly overheard in the Goldman Sachs elevator. This new book shares not only the curated jokes grilling banking’s elite but also the author’s own journey as an investment banker in New York, London, & Hong Kong.
This wi-fi enabled wall plug allows you to control home appliances like lighting, fans, or humidifiers remotely through the simple iHome app. It works with iOS 8.1 or later & Android Jelly Bean 4.2 & later.
Packed with images of the most popular and influential sneakers ever made, Out Of The Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture puts it all in context with interviews and essays by key designers, collectors, and cultural historians, to create a backdrop of the technical innovation, trends, social history, and marketing that have shaped sneaker culture over the past two centuries.
Hunting & gathering are just two of the things you could do with this brutalist full-tang survival knife. Made in America from heat-treated 440C stainless, it features a 7-inch hollow ground blade and an oversized handle for prying, crushing, or digging. Another funded Kickstarter.
The United States of Pizza includes recipes from the best pizza joints across the country: Seattle’s Serious Pie, L.A.’s Mozza, Pizzeria Blanco in Phoenix, and so on. It also offers a complete guide to dough—from thin crust to deep dish to gluten-free.
The Flip and Grip features a ratcheting wrench with an adjustable jaw that fits over 40 fasteners from 3/8″ to 5/8″ and that’s just one of its tools. There’s also a knife with both a serrated & smooth-edge blade, a #2 Phillips, a 3/16” slotted screwdriver, bottle opener, & wire stripper.
Sci-Fi auteur Neill Blomkamp is the director behind the droids and destruction in the near-future film Chappie as well as District 9, & Elysium. This new box-set contains all 3 films in widescreen Blu-ray plus an included digibook.
They say you can’t judge a book by its cover, well, this book is the exception. The title, 81 Days Below Zero: The Incredible Survival Story of a World War II Pilot in Alaska’s Frozen Wilderness more or less covers it. What’s left for you to discover is how Army pilot Leon Crane survived for nearly 12 weeks crashed in the frozen Yukon.
A standard 5-gallon plastic bucket is a great vessel for transporting your tools, especially when fitted with the Bucket Boss tool organizer. It’s made of 600D ripstop poly and features 56 pockets; 38 on the outside & 18 inside the bucket plus loops for hammers, drills, & longer tools.
On the verge of collapse in 1992, Major League Baseball was rescued by Commissioner Bud Selig, Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, and union leader Don Fehr. This book chronicles the power moves and struggles it took to turn the game from a scandal-ridden junkshow back into America’s national pastime.