Archive for May, 2020

Evercade Handheld Console Revives the Game Cartridge at werd.com

Evercade Handheld Console Revives the Game Cartridge

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The Evercade retro gaming handheld merges modern mobile hardware with a decidedly vintage experience, trading an internet connection for games played on physical cartridges, chunky ones, that plug into the back of the device. It has a mini HDMI port to connect to your TV but everything you can access must be on the game cartridge. Evercade worked with developers and studios to create themed & bundled game collections, like one from Namco that includes Pac-Man, Dig Dug, and Galaxian. There are currently more than 140 classic game titles available.

World’s First: Beovision Harmony 88-inch 8K TV at werd.com

World’s First: Beovision Harmony 88-inch 8K TV

With the launch of the Beovision Harmony 88-inch 8K TV, Bang & Olufsen raises the bar in home cinema. It is the world’s first 88-inch 8K OLED TV and the largest OLED screen ever created by LG. The 8K ZX display is driven by a new α (Alpha) 9 Gen 3 AI Processor, for flawless picture quality as well as enabling a host of specialized features for various content types. Audio comes through a pre-installed three-channel sound system and built-in dual subwoofer. Also compatible with Bang & Olufsen’s family of speakers.

Burn One Anywhere with a Portable Pyro Cage at werd.com

Burn One Anywhere with a Portable Pyro Cage

Posted in Gear for Men

The fold-flat design of Pyro Cage firepits makes them easy to toss in the truck, trailer, or camper & bring along on summer adventures. Offered in sizes ranging from a campstove for 2 to a waist-high burn barrel, Pyro Cages consist of 4 panels that assemble quickly with no tools required. They’re constructed of 14 gauge steel that’s twice as thick as a standard steel barrel, so whether you’re roasting weenies, incinerating yard waste, or destroying documents, the Pyro Cage burns clean, safe, & mess-free.

Tidy Up Your Desk with a Cast Concrete Organizer at werd.com

Tidy Up Your Desk with a Cast Concrete Organizer

Posted in Gear for Men and Work

Formed in smooth, architectural concrete, this handmade desk organizer from Urban Minimalist holds a smartphone, pens, pencils, business cards or notes, paper clips, & other workstation essentials. Neatly & stylishly. The base of the organizer features a thin layer of recycled cork to ensure that your desk, table or shelf won’t be scratched.

Samsung Brings QLED Outside with Weatherized Terrace TV at werd.com

Samsung Brings QLED Outside with Weatherized Terrace TV

Loaded with all the high-end tech found in its best QLED TVs, Samsung’s outdoor-equipped Terrace TV delivers the goods with Quantum HDR, direct full array 16X local dimming, Quantum Dot color, and AI-powered 4K upscaling. Boasting 2,000+ nits of brightness, the picture will definitely pop—even in direct sun, and its IP55 water and dust resistance rating make it patio-proof.

Level-Up Your Troubleshooting with the Depstech Wireless Endoscope at werd.com

Level-Up Your Troubleshooting with the Depstech Wireless Endoscope

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Designed to work easily with Android and iOS phones & tablets, the Depstech wireless endoscope is a HD Snake Camera for inspecting hard to reach places in your home—like down the drain and into the walls, to help you troubleshoot leaks, clogs & other unseen mysteries. The camera connects using wi-fi, is IP67 Waterproof and the 2.0 megapixel HD camera features adjustable LED lights & 11.5’ of cable.

Sony’s 4K ZV-1 Camera is Built To Vlog at werd.com

Sony’s 4K ZV-1 Camera is Built To Vlog

Optimized for the demands of vloggers & mobile 4K content creators, Sony’s compact ZV-1 is similar in design to the brand’s popular RX100 but offers smart, self-shooter tech like Background Defocus and Product Showcase that highlight foreground subjects with the touch of a one-button control. There’s also an improved on-camera three-microphone array with a wind guard, a front-facing recording indicator & Sony’s multi-interface shoe for attaching lights, other mics & accessories.

The Xperia 1 II is Sony’s New Flagship Phone at werd.com

The Xperia 1 II is Sony’s New Flagship Phone

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech & Gadgets

Due out July 24, Sony’s forthcoming flagship phone, the Xperia 1 II boasts a 12-megapixel triple-camera array that can shoot a burst up to 20 fps with lightning-fast AF & AE that can adjust up to 60X per second. Its 4K HDR OLED screen measures 6.5 inches, supports mmWave 5G, while built-in apps like Photography Pro and Cinematography Pro make editing & creating killer content easier than ever.

Leave No Trace with the Trailblazer Pop-Up Firepit at werd.com

Leave No Trace with the Trailblazer Pop-Up Firepit

Building a campfire built on the ground scorches the earth, leaving behind ash and burnt debris. Not a good look on Mother Nature. Also illegal in lots of spots. The go-anywhere Trailblazer firepit/camp stove solves this burning issue with a lightweight, portable design that lets you bring the warm glow of a campfire anywhere, and no trace left behind. It features a collapsible aluminum frame, a food-grade 304 stainless grill grate for cooking, and stows in a ballistic nylon case for transport.

Zenith Goes Back In Time with Chronomaster Revival Manufacture Edition at werd.com

Zenith Goes Back In Time with Chronomaster Revival Manufacture Edition

The story of the Zenith El Primero chronograph goes back many decades and involves a designer who’s unapproved designs & toolings were stashed in the attic at the Swiss manufacturer. The new 38mm Zenith Chronomaster Revival Manufacture Edition celebrates the unearthed design and mimics the brands’ iconic A386 model, featuring 3 overlapping subdials and a numerical date window. It is powered by the El Primero movement with a 50-hour power reserve.

Wireless Charging is Truly Wireless with Mophie’s Powerstation XL at werd.com

Wireless Charging is Truly Wireless with Mophie’s Powerstation XL

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Okay, this is meta. Mophie’s Powerstation Wireless XL is a backup battery that not only charges your devices wirelessly but the unit itself powers up wirelessly, using any Qi charging pad. That means you really never need a cable.With 10,000 mAh of power, it will take a while to charge up but hey, this is progress. The Powerstation XL offers two-way USB-C charging as well as a Lightning port to keep your essentials powered up on-the-go.

The Floating Buda Ball is Ever So Satisfying at werd.com

The Floating Buda Ball is Ever So Satisfying

Posted in Gear for Men

The hovering Buda Ball levitates in thin air, captivating & mesmerizing you. Reminding you to stay focused and in the moment. Designed by FLYTE to lower stress levels, it floats and rotates hypnotically in an invisible magnetic field, creating a soothing, time-stopping visual experience. The ball levitates both vertically and horizontally inches above its square, connected base, allowing you to place it on a desk or tabletop or also up on the wall. Choose from a black, chrome, or gold sphere and several complimentary finishes on the base. A funded Kickstarter.

Do What You Want: The Story of Bad Religion at werd.com

Do What You Want: The Story of Bad Religion

Bad Religion was a vanguard band at the forefront of the mainstream punk rock crossover of the early 2000s, paving the way for the Green Days & Blink 182s. Now nearly 40 years into their career, Do What You Want tells the untold tales of an unlikely band of misfits who broke the mold and brought a relentlessly punk-rock ethic to modern American music. Due out in hardcover August 18.

Zillers Garage Rolls Out Ridiculous R nineT Custom at werd.com

Zillers Garage Rolls Out Ridiculous R nineT Custom

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

Even untouched and bone-stock, the BMW R nineT is a beast of a bike. This slammed and seriously modified build takes the powerful German super-cruiser to an outlandish level. Commissioned by BMW Motorrad Russia and built by Zillers Garage, it is an aviation-inspired masterpiece constructed almost entirely of hand-built custom parts. From its hand-formed aluminum body to a pneumatic storage pod in the tail section to its stainless steel exhaust to the smallest hand-fabbed bits in the controls and cockpit, it’s a custom truly unlike any other. source

GoPro Lights Up the Shoot with Zeus Mini Clip Light at werd.com

GoPro Lights Up the Shoot with Zeus Mini Clip Light

Posted in Gear for Men

With up to 200 lumens of dimmable LED light and a 360º swiveling head, plus a magnetic clip that grabs on everywhere, the Zeus Mini light from GoPro is a great fill light for vloggers and videographers but also handy around the home, garage, and off on adventures. It offers 4 light modes, an emergency flashing function for safety, it’s waterproof to 30-feet and the rechargeable battery delivers up to 6 hours of continuous run-time.

Clever Crates Smarten Up Your Storage at werd.com

Clever Crates Smarten Up Your Storage

Posted in Gear for Men

What makes Clever Crates so smart is their fold-flat design, enabling you to close & store them flat, freeing up valuable closet & storage space when their contents come out. For decluttering & organizing the garage, summer camp, kid’s room or attic, these foldable, plastic multi-use crates are ideal, available in 46-liter & 25-liter “milk crate” styles that stack vertically when in use & collapse flat in seconds.

Gerber’s Doubledown is a Mean Mini Machete at werd.com

Gerber’s Doubledown is a Mean Mini Machete

Posted in Gear for Men

The Gerber Doubledown is not your average folding knife. It’s a bit more persuasive. This 15-inch tactical weapon merges the folding design of a butterfly/balisong knife with the hacking power of a machete. Gnurled-grip aluminum handles feature an integrated plier multi-tool. The 6.75-in high-carbon steel blade stays in position with a QuadLock system for safe, secure operation & packs away in its MOLLE-compatible sheath.

Take Your Office To Go in Chrome’s MXD Sling at werd.com

Take Your Office To Go in Chrome’s MXD Sling

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Inspired by the busy streets of Tokyo to cruise freely from the bike lane to the office to the remote meeting, Chrome’s MXD Link Sling features a versatile, single-strap design for cross-body or waist carry. It has a padded laptop pocket for machines up to 13” plus multiple padded exterior pockets for sunglasses, small tech, & accessories.