Archive for September, 2020

Indian Rolls Out an Electric Scrambler for the Kids at werd.com

Indian Rolls Out an Electric Scrambler for the Kids

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

To keep itself rolling, the motorcycle industry really needs new young riders falling in love with 2-wheel transport. To that end, Indian has created the eFTR Jr, an all-electric 36-volt mini-bike with a twist grip throttle & disk brakes. 2 power modes offer top speeds of 10-15 MPH & battery life is about 65-minutes on high power. Indian made sure to make it look like a classic V-twin—with tank, exhaust & design details that are more style than function—but this is a badass little bike to get the next generation hyped.

Make Your Meals Taste Like Momofuku at werd.com

Make Your Meals Taste Like Momofuku

Posted in Gear for Men

Credited with “the rise of contemporary Asian-American cuisine” by the New York Times and named the “most important restaurant in America” by Bon Appétit magazine, Momofuku is a global cult eatery with locations in LA, NY, & Las Vegas. And now, Momofuku is offering its legendary flavors in 100% vegan sauces & seasonings you can use at home. Choose from sauces like their zesty Chili Crunch oil & complex dry spice combinations like Spicy, Savory & Tingly.

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Active3 is One Tough Tablet at werd.com

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Active3 is One Tough Tablet

Posted in Gear for Men

Built to handle the kind of abuse the workingman calls “normal, everyday life,” Samsung’s latest tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active3 is encased in battle-ready armor that meets the military-spec MIL-STD-810H rating. It also boasts IP68 waterproofing & dust protection. The 8-inch 1,920 x 1,200 pixel LCD display is designed to work with gloves on. Swappable batteries & optional AC power enable you to work in all environments. NFC support & wi-fi 6 Standard ensure seamless connectivity.

Bob Marley: Portrait of the Legend at werd.com

Bob Marley: Portrait of the Legend

There are many books on the amazingly influential & tragically short life of Bob Marley. This new one is a visual history, created to honor Marley’s 75th birthday, it’s an expansive oversize tome that collects over 150 original photographs of the Trenchtown rocker—a visionary who would become the forefather of reggae and one of the greatest musical and sociopolitical icons of twentieth-century pop culture. Release date: October 13.

Ring Introduces Autonomous Drone Security Cam at werd.com

Ring Introduces Autonomous Drone Security Cam

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Ring is taking home security airborne with their Always Home Cam, a drone-cam that you can fly to any room in the house to see exactly what’s going on. The autonomous, indoor-only micro-drone only records in flight, is equipped with a 1080p security cam & returns to the dock automatically when your recon is done. Obstacle avoidance technology & shrouded propellors ensure safety. Available 2021.

Mobvoi Introduces Gesture-Control Wireless Earbuds at werd.com

Mobvoi Introduces Gesture-Control Wireless Earbuds

Your hands are full and you get a call. Drop everything & take it or miss the call? With Mobvoi’s Gesture earbuds, you can just nod your head & the call connects. These premium wireless earbuds offer intuitive, AI-assisted TicMotion gesture control: shake your head for no, nod, for yes. They also offer dual-mic ANC, Siri/Google Voice Assistant support, and 50-hour battery life. A funded Indiegogo.

Catch Some Z’s with Bose Sleepbuds II at werd.com

Catch Some Z’s with Bose Sleepbuds II

Completely re-designed for flawless fit and performance, the Bose Sleepbuds II are noise-cancelling earbuds for sleep. They don’t play your music but instead offer 14 different soundscapes that block ambient noise like traffic & the neighbor dog to help you fall asleep & stay asleep. There are 15 additional nature soundtracks, that Bose says “cover & replace noise.” They are designed to sit comfortably & securely in your ears all night long.

Volkswagen Debuts All-Electric ID.4 SUV at werd.com

Volkswagen Debuts All-Electric ID.4 SUV

Posted in Automotive and Cars

Volkswagen’s forthcoming all-electric ID.4 is a mid-size SUV with pricing & utility aimed at the masses. Powered by either a 201 single-motor or 300 horsepower dual-motor system, the ID.4 boasts an EPA adjusted range of 250 miles and a price tag below Tesla Model Y. Pre-order is open now.

The Garmin Venu Sq Smartwatch is Ready for Action at werd.com

The Garmin Venu Sq Smartwatch is Ready for Action

Garmin’s new Venu Sq smartwatches boast pinpoint GPS with support for GLONASS and GALILEO & a streamlined 40.5mm square case design. In addition to endless sport tracking functions, it also has a pulse oximeter to detect blood oxygen, like the new Apple Watch Series 6. There are 2 Venu models, the Music Edition offers additional built-in storage to save music from Spotify, Amazon Music, or Deezer, with space for up to 500 songs.

Big Build: LEGO Batman 1989 Batwing at werd.com

Big Build: LEGO Batman 1989 Batwing

Posted in Gear for Men

Due for official release on November 1—the LEGO Batman 1989 Batwing is a 2,362-piece set based on the Tim Burton directed movie. At nearly two-feet wide, it features a detailed interior, articulating adjustable flaps, and a special brick that allows you to mount it to the wall for display. Mini-figs include Batman, Joker, & Lawrence the Boombox Goon.

Catch The Drift in Ninebot’s Gokart PRO at werd.com

Catch The Drift in Ninebot’s Gokart PRO

Posted in Automotive

Powered by Segway, the all-new Ninebot Gokart PRO has been revamped from the ground up to be faster and drift like a champ. The adult-size electric kart boasts a top speed of 23MPH, a range of 15.5 miles, and a Drift Assist System to send it sideways through the corners. TPE rear tires & a manual handbrake add a little extra juice to the sliding and peel-outs. Available in black or white.

The Last Days of John Lennon at werd.com

The Last Days of John Lennon

There is perhaps no rockstar brighter than Beatles mastermind and frontman, John Lennon. In this new book by famed author James Patterson, readers see an intimate portrait of Lennon’s incredible life and career, from his earliest days and first songs up to his last seconds. It tells the story of the most profound rock-and-roll genius of all time—and of the consummate Nowhere Man who took his life. Release date: December 7.

Logitech’s MX Anywhere 3 Mouse Hands You 1-Click Zoom Control at werd.com

Logitech’s MX Anywhere 3 Mouse Hands You 1-Click Zoom Control

Posted in Computers and Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Designed for seamless Zoom control, Logitech’s portable MX Anywhere 3 mouse is optimized for video conferencing, with integrated side-buttons that allow users to toggle both microphone & video camera with 1 convenient click. Its software also allows you to program the buttons for app-specific control using apps like Google Chrome, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Word and Final Cut Pro.

Park Your Phone Anywhere with the Spigen Kickstand at werd.com

Park Your Phone Anywhere with the Spigen Kickstand

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Designed to work with any & every phone, the Spigen U100 Universal kickstand is a versatile, minimalist cell phone stand. For hands-free viewing, reading, gaming, & creating content, this simple & streamlined adhesive stand keeps your phone upright when you need it & flips up out of the way when you don’t. Choose black, silver, or rose gold.

Mack Weldon Put Some Silver In Your Underwear at werd.com

Mack Weldon Put Some Silver In Your Underwear

Posted in Men's Clothing and Under

Summer may be officially over, but we all know it still gets hot down south. Mack Weldon’s Silver HD Trunks feature antimicrobial Silver XT2 integrated into the fabric, this keeps the undercarriage from overheating and producing odor-causing microbes. A smart, simple solution to a very real problem, we like that. Choose black or navy.

Put a Lid On It with Skuzee at werd.com

Put a Lid On It with Skuzee

Posted in Gear for Men

Digging through drawers to find that one lid for your coffee cup: annoying! The Skuzee eliminates the irritating search & does a lot more. As the world’s most convenient multi-function lid, it not only prevents spill, it fits on all sorts of containers, bottles, jars, and other vessels. Made of flexible, food-grade silicone, it also functions as a tea diffuser, manual juicer, and a fillable chilling wand. A funded Kickstarter.

The One Bottle for All Beverages: Hibear at werd.com

The One Bottle for All Beverages: Hibear

Posted in Gear for Men

Winner of a 2020 Red Dot Design Award, the 32-ounce Hibear All-Day Adventure Flask is a proficient multitasker. This all-in-one beverage system keeps drinks hot/cold with an insulated glass interior & will brew your coffee too. The screw-apart design allows you to carry water & other beverages & when cocktail hour comes around, screw in the shaker to mix a mean martini. For coffee, the vessel splits in two to become a pour-over maker with a stainless steel filter.