Archive for January, 2018

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

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

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.

A Backyard Firepit Always Adds Ambiance at werd.com

A Backyard Firepit Always Adds Ambiance

Posted in Home Stuff and Outdoor

With sturdy steel construction and a large 23-1/2-inch fire bowl, the City Lights Memphis firepit will add ambiance to any backyard patio or deck. Lattice-style cutouts allow you to enjoy 360º views of your fire while its spark screen keeps dangerous stray sparks from spreading.

Convert Your 2-Wheeler Into a Snow-Mo Bike at werd.com

Convert Your 2-Wheeler Into a Snow-Mo Bike

Posted in Gear for Men

Camso conversion kits give you everything needed to transform your moto-cross bike into a powder-shredding snow bike. A snowmobile-style track with single rail suspension replaces the rear tire and up front, there’s a 4 keel ski. The drive system and braking are all optimized to maintain bike-like performance, while the overall design keeps the bike’s original balance and dynamics intact for a familiar ride feel on or off trail.

Hamilton Introduces a Limited Khaki Chronograph with an All-New Movement at werd.com

Hamilton Introduces a Limited Khaki Chronograph with an All-New Movement

The Hamilton Khaki X-Wind Auto Chrono is a limited edition mechanical powered by a Swiss Made movement, the first-ever ETA Valjoux 7750 movement equipped with a silicon hairspring, making it more accurate and less effected by magnetism. Its large, 45mm case features a black dial that displays hours, minutes, seconds, chronograph, day, date, and a drift-angle calculator, which pilots use to calculate cross winds.

Surf Without Waves On This Electric Jet Board at werd.com

Surf Without Waves On This Electric Jet Board

Posted in Gear for Men

This is the latest electric Jet Board from Sweden’s Radinn. It’s faster, cheaper, and the battery now lasts longer. It cruises across the water at speeds up to 36MPH, the electric motor is essentially silent, and at full speed the battery will last 25 minutes. The battery is also removable, so you can quickly swap it out for a freshly charged one & get back out on the water.

<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.

OnCore’s GENiUS is the World’s Smartest Golf Ball at werd.com

OnCore’s GENiUS is the World’s Smartest Golf Ball

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

The GENiUS Ball from OnCore Golf has a brain inside that tracks your ball performance off the tee, on the fairway and the green, and let’s you record all of your shot data for review later on. It performs like other balls but also gives hardcore golfers data & analytics: accurate GPS location, time and distance of roll, spin rate, ball velocity, angle of descent, and much more. A funded Indiegogo.

This Survival Belt is Built for Battle at werd.com

This Survival Belt is Built for Battle

The Survival Belt is designed to give you a tactical advantage without weighing you down or having a bunch of hardware swinging around on your keychain. It’s buckle is composed of durable glass-filled nylon and features an integrated folding knife, bottle opener, LED flashlight, and a ferro fire-starter rod. The knife is made of heat-treated stainless with a Titanium Nitride coating. The belt itself is made with an internal webbing core coated in a durable TPU alloy protective shield.

Tumi’s Latitude Luggage Collection is Travel Tough at werd.com

Tumi’s Latitude Luggage Collection is Travel Tough

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Constructed from an innovative material called SRPP, that is made to flex and bend, Tumi’s new Latitude hard-sided luggage collection is built to withstand high impact, harsh climates and years of use and abuse. Available in 3 sizes, from a small carry-on roller to a 96-liter extended trip suitcase, the collection features 4-wheel design, internal organizers and heavy-duty retractable handles.

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.

Area Ware’s Aluminum Ruler Rules at werd.com

Area Ware’s Aluminum Ruler Rules

Posted in Gear for Men and Work

Area Ware is a design collective focused on the brutally functional and visually unique.Their Aluminum Ruler is a perfect example of the aesthetic, craft and creativity of their simple creations. The design uses visual hierarchies of color and shape to articulate the process of measurement: black lines callout whole and half numbers & large integers are marked with a red dot emphasizing their importance. Curves unify all the parts that make up a whole number. It features units of measurement in both inches and centimeters.

OtterBox Jumps Into the Cooler Game with Soft-Sided Trooper Series at werd.com

OtterBox Jumps Into the Cooler Game with Soft-Sided Trooper Series

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

The new Trooper soft-sided coolers from OtterBox are packed with smart features and hold ice for up to 72-hours. They’re offering 2 sizes: a 30-quart that opens clamshell style and can be carried as a backpack, and a smaller 20-quart model with a shoulder sling strap. Both feature IP-66 waterproof rating, water-resistant zippers, and attachment points for modular add-ons like cup holders and dry boxes.

Nike Bites Back At BOOST with the Epic React Flyknit Runner at werd.com

Nike Bites Back At BOOST with the Epic React Flyknit Runner

Yeah, it looks like Adidas BOOST, but notice the swoosh. React is the name of a new foam formulation created by Nike scientists. It was designed to deliver more cushion from the impact of each stride and the energy return needed to stay fresh late in a run. It debuts on the Epic React Flyknit runner, which features a one-piece Flyknit bootie upper fused to the one-piece React midsole/outsole. Available 2/22.

A Limited Edition, 2-Door Range Rover is On Its Way at werd.com

A Limited Edition, 2-Door Range Rover is On Its Way

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Range Rover’s flagship SUV will soon be available in an ultra-luxury 2-door edition; a very limited edition of just 999 vehicles. So far there’s just one legit picture of the forthcoming SV Coupé floating around & it’s the interior. And a very nice one at that but stay tuned for more details when this new Rover is officially unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March.