Archive for July, 2015

Peak Design Everyday Messenger at werd.com

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

This is the most successful bag in the history of Kickstarter. $1.3 million raised & that’s because Peak Designs has a knack for improving on existing products. Designed by internet photo guru Trey Ratcliff, the Everyday Messenger Camera Bag converts easily from camera bag to messenger bag & back and features only premium materials from top to bottom.

Motorola Surround at werd.com

Motorola Surround

Here’s what we want from sport headphones: lightweight, comfortable, good sound, & they stay put when you run/sweat/squat. Motorola’s new Surround wireless headphones check all these boxes with a practical design. A one-touch play/pause/call button integrated into the collar makes them super easy to operate.

Nokero Solar Work Light at werd.com

Nokero Solar Work Light

Denver-based Nokero makes solar lights and has distributed over 1 million of them to countries across the developing world. The solar-powered 4.5lb Work Light is their latest; a 300-lumen indoor-outdoor LED light designed for all sorts of off-grid lighting needs. It’s built tough to withstand weather & is totally waterproof.

2016 Honda Africa Twin at werd.com

2016 Honda Africa Twin

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

12 years after retiring the iconic XRV750 Africa Twin, the bike that basically created the “adventure bike” category, Honda is finally bringing it back for 2016 as the CRF1000L. Proven to be one of the most reliable off-road machines ever made, the new Africa Twin features a 6-speed 998cc parallel twin & is outfitted with a full array of updated performance features. via

Opal Nugget Ice Maker at werd.com

Opal Nugget Ice Maker

Posted in Home Stuff and Kitchen

Unlike regular ice, nugget is easily chewable and absorbs flavor in addition to keeping your drinks nice & chilled. The Opal nugget icemaker is a sleek, countertop machine that will make nuggets with the push of a single button at the rate of 1 pound per hour.

Samsung SE370 at werd.com

Samsung SE370

Fully compatible with Windows 10, the latest monitor from Samsung offers crisp, clear visuals in a 23.6-inch or 27-inch PLS panel display with a brightness of up to 300 cd/m2. It also declutters your desktop by offering an integrated wireless Qi charging platform.

Nokia OZO at werd.com

Nokia OZO

Nokia’s entry into the world of virtual reality starts right here. The OZO is a 360º camera designed for the creation of all sorts of VR content. It features 8 synchronized global shutter cameras for capturing stereoscopic 3D video & 8 integrated microphones for full-spectrum sound. OZO will be available in the U.S. later this year.

Keezel at werd.com

Keezel

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Hackers can stop a moving Jeep from a remote location or weasel their way into your Ashley Madison account but with the wireless Keezel device, you get solid wi-fi security with the tap of a button. It creates a VPN, allowing you to secure your personal data anywhere, anytime, on multiple machines.

The LEGO Architect at werd.com

The LEGO Architect

The LEGO Architect will take you (and kids 10 years+) on a tour through the history of architecture featuring LEGO models. From Art Deco to High Tech buildings, this full-color, hardcover book also includes instructions for 12 models you can make yourself.

Ural Burn Bag at werd.com

Ural Burn Bag

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

This weekend-size travel bag from Russia’s Ural Motorcycles is built to handle the rigors of the road: rain, dust, dirt, and bug spatter. Made of 20 oz. M35 military tarpaulin, it is waterproof & tear resistant, featuring all metal hardware, YKK zippers & a 4-point anchor system for lashing it to your bike. Made in the USA.

Jack Daniel’s Barrel Proof Whiskey at werd.com

Jack Daniel’s Barrel Proof Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s exclusive Single Barrel Collection is growing with the release of the brand’s new Barrel Proof Tennessee Whiskey. This is Jack in its purest form, unfiltered & uncut straight from the barrel, ranging in strength from 125-140 proof. It features intense aromas & a deep amber color yet offers exceptional smoothness.

The Yamaha XSR700 at werd.com

The Yamaha XSR700

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

The new XSR700 is Yamaha’s answer to the Ducati Scrambler; a versatile, parallel-twin roadster that blends old school styling, like the single round head & tail lamps, with modern tech & performance.

Fabric Cageless Water Bottle at werd.com

Fabric Cageless Water Bottle

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

You may not care about the tiny bit of weight the water bottle cage adds to your bike but the folks at Fabric do. That’s why they’ve developed this cage-free bike bottle. Plastic studs fitted into the cage holes in your frame hold the BPA-free 600ml bottle in place with integrated retainer clips. Weight: 1.5 grams. Available September 2015.

RJ-Romain Jerome Tetris-DNA Watch at werd.com

RJ-Romain Jerome Tetris-DNA Watch

Swiss watchmaker RJ-Romain Jerome teamed up with Tetris to design their latest limited edition Generational Icons watch, the Tetris-DNA. To celebrate the anniversary of Tetris, the watch dial features a random sequence of the game’s signature Tetrominos encased in a PVD coated titanium case.

UO Beam Laser Projector at werd.com

UO Beam Laser Projector

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

As fun as it is to gather around someone’s phone and watch along, this mini HD pico projector will surely provide a better viewing experience. It features a laser diode that makes it bright enough for daylight use & offers crisp, 720P HD projection up to 100-inches.

Converse Chuck II at werd.com

Converse Chuck II

Once Nike bought Converse, this moment was imminent. They’ve updated the iconic Chuck Taylor for the first time in 98 years to include Nike technology. Purists may groan, but the Chuck 2 looks the same as it ever has and now features a Lunarlon outsole, making it much more comfortable & better for your feet.

Matador Droplet at werd.com

Matador Droplet

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Droplet is an ultra compact bag that’s small enough to carry on your keychain. It expands to 3-liters and is fully waterproof. Carry your swimsuit, swampy gym clothes, & about a million other things you want to keep separated from the dry stuff.