Archive for June, 2017

Yeti’s Panga Duffle is Built For Action On The Open Water at werd.com

Yeti’s Panga Duffle is Built For Action On The Open Water

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

While every brand and its brother is racing to jump on the high-end cooler craze, the OG, Yeti, is moving in another direction.  Their new Panga Duffle is submersible & built every bit as tough as their indestructible coolers. Available in 50, 75, and 100-liter sizes, the Panga is made of ultra-durable fabrics and features watertight & airtight Hydrolok zippers as well as stashable backpack straps.

Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes Create Effortless Craft Cocktails at werd.com

Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes Create Effortless Craft Cocktails

Herb & Lou’s Infused Cubes are ice cubes infused with the key ingredients to create classic craft cocktails. You just add the booze. The recipes were discovered by Herb & Lou in grandma’s herb safe, dusted off & reborn in the form of infused cubes. Flavors include blood orange & ginger, cucumber & watermelon, clover honey & thyme. Simply freeze the package & then add the ice & spirits.

This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge at werd.com

This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge

Winner of a 2017 IF Design Award, the 46mm Matrix PowerWatch is the first smartwatch you never have to recharge. Powered by your body heat, it measures calories burned, activity level, and sleep using advanced thermoelectric technology. It is also the only smartwatch to feature a power meter that displays how much electrical power you are generating.

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8 at werd.com

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Designed & tuned for track day racing, the super-limited Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is an aluminum sedan powered by Jag’s most powerful 5-liter V8. It boasts 592-horsepower: 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds with a top-end of 200 mph. It is available with an optional roll cage in lieu of rear seats, and only 300 of these cars will be hand-built & sold in 2018.

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody at werd.com

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody

Posted in Automotive and Cars

For 2018, the Dodge Challenger Hellcat is wider & faster. They call it the Widebody because they fattened up the front end with the addition of the fender flares and lip spoiler used on the Dodge Demon. And by also adding width to the front tires, aerodynamics are improved. The 707-horsepower supercharged V8 is now faster on the straights and grippier in the corners, giving it a 0-60 time of 3.4 and a 10.9 second quarter mile.

The Dry Ager Fridge Gives You Gourmet-Quality Aged Meats At Home at werd.com

The Dry Ager Fridge Gives You Gourmet-Quality Aged Meats At Home

Posted in Home Stuff and Kitchen

The German-Made Dry Ager is the world’s number one dry aging fridge. Precision electronic controls for temperature, humidity and air regulation create the ideal microclimate for aging beef on the bone as well as pork, ham, and salami. The system combines an activated carbon filter with an active UVC-ventilated-disinfection system, which sterilizes all of the air in the fridge every minute.

Sound Heroes Add Some Sci-Fi To Your Speakers at werd.com

Sound Heroes Add Some Sci-Fi To Your Speakers

We feature our fair share of bluetooth wireless speakers but we’ve never seen anything like Sound Heroes. These humanoid speakers stand on a pedestal with a built-in smoke machine and glowing ambient lights with over 16 million color variations. The pedestal also offers wireless charging for your phone. Choose from the 18-inch tall 20W output model or the larger 28-inch Premium with 60W output and a 20W subwoofer.

ORWL is a Computer That Acts Like a Bank Vault at werd.com

ORWL is a Computer That Acts Like a Bank Vault

ORWL is a new kind of computer designed to protect against physical attacks. It uses banking technologies to protect your encrypted data and also requires both a key and a password to be used. If someone attempts to tamper with it, it immediately initiates a secure erase. It’s powered by a 6th generation “Skylake” Intel Core m processor, powerful enough to run any OS including Windows and Linux.

The TriTac EDC is a James Bond-Worthy Pen Knife at werd.com

The TriTac EDC is a James Bond-Worthy Pen Knife

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

You can’t use a machete for everything. Occasionally it’s better to have a smaller instrument. Like the TriTac EDC Pen. This tactical tool is made of aircraft aluminum and features a fold out 1.5” 440C stainless steel blade. There’s also a Tungsten carbide window lunch if you need to break glass as well as a Fisher Space ink cartridge for writing that “sorry about the window” note.

CasusGrill is the World’s First Biodegradable BBQ at werd.com

CasusGrill is the World’s First Biodegradable BBQ

Posted in Gear for Men

100% percent natural, biodegradable, and ready to cook in 5 minutes, the Danish Design Award-winning CasusGrill is made from FSC-certified cardboard lined with naturally occurring lava stone. The grill rack is made of bamboo (which doesn’t burn), and the briquettes are made of Quick Oxilite bamboo charcoal. Once lit, it provides clean cooking heat for one hour.

Nintendo Announces Mini Classic Console at werd.com

Nintendo Announces Mini Classic Console

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Nintendo has some news you’ll be happy to hear. Later this year they’re launching a miniature SNES Classic Edition. The pint-size console will come pre-loaded with 21 games including Super Mario World, Street Fighter II Turbo, Donkey Kong Country and many more. It will connect to your modern High-Def TV via HDMI.

The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed at werd.com

The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed

17-year veteran NASA Astronaut Scott Parazynski has led a life of adventure: five missions to outer space, including seven spacewalks, space flights with John Glenn, testing jet packs, training in Russia to become a cosmonaut, even an Everest summit attempt. The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed is Parazynski’s memoir, an up-close & personal account of a life spent chasing dreams and out-of-this-world adventures.

Anker Expands With The Launch Of Zolo Liberty+ Wireless Earbuds at werd.com

Anker Expands With The Launch Of Zolo Liberty+ Wireless Earbuds

Mobile tech accessory maker Anker, known for its portable battery packs & chargers, is launching a new product & a new brand. The product is the Liberty+ wireless earbuds, debuting under the Zolo brand name. These buds, which deliver three and a half hours of battery with 48 hours of extra battery power stored in the carrying case, are the first to work with all four major digital assistants: Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Microsoft’s Cortana and Google Assistant. Currently funding on Kickstarer.

Tertill is a Solar-Powered Garden Weeding Robot at werd.com

Tertill is a Solar-Powered Garden Weeding Robot

Posted in Gear for Men and Lawn

Like an all-terrain Roomba for your rose garden, Tertill is a solar-powered autonomous robot that weeds your flower & vegetable gardens. Linked to your smartphone via Bluetooth it handles all the weeding chemical-free & it’s waterproof, so you don’t have to bring it in when the rain starts. It uses 4-wheel drive & a spinning string trimmer like a weedwacker to keep your gardens healthy & weed-free. A funded Kickstarter.