Valve Releases Index VR Headset at werd.com

Valve Releases Index VR Headset

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The Valve Index headset is built to deliver an immersive & high fidelity VR experience with advanced visuals via a pair of 1440 x 1600-resolution RGB LCDs, faster 120Hz screens, an IPD slider to adjust the distance between your eyes for a better fit, and a pair of small speakers specifically designed not to touch your ears, in lieu of headphones. The tethered headset will allow you walk around a 10-meter room in VR mode.

Hardgraft’s Belted Backpack Looks Good in Leather at werd.com

Hardgraft’s Belted Backpack Looks Good in Leather

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Constructed in Italian full-grain, vegetable tanned leather with a belted top closure, Hardgraft’s top-loading Belted Backpack is a versatile carryall that has a separate zippered, padded compartment accessed through the side that fits your 15’ laptop. The bag also features adjustable leather shoulder straps and has a wool-blend lining with 2 interior pockets.

Essence Motorcycles Rolls Out Another Exotic Electric at werd.com

Essence Motorcycles Rolls Out Another Exotic Electric

Posted in Automotive and Motorcycles

The E-raw 04 Signature from France’s Essence Motorcycles is an all-electric bike that is truly peerless. The futuristic design is handmade in brushed aluminum with a driver cockpit that appears as a sculptural metal spring, ready to pop. It’s powered by a top-line motor that outputs 205 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque for a 0-62 time of just 2.8 seconds and a top speed of 124 mph.

The Killer Across the Table: Unlocking the Secrets of Serial Killers and Predators at werd.com

The Killer Across the Table: Unlocking the Secrets of Serial Killers and Predators

Written by legendary FBI criminal profiler, #1 New York Times bestselling author, and inspiration for the hit Netflix show Mindhunter, John Douglas delves deep into the lives and crimes of four predatory killers, including: Charles Manson, ”Son of Sam Killer” David Berkowitz and ”BTK Strangler” Dennis Rader, offering never-before-revealed details about his profiling & the strategies used to crack some of America’s most challenging cases.

Lander’s Moab Case is Battle Armor for Apple Watch at werd.com

Lander’s Moab Case is Battle Armor for Apple Watch

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Lander’s Moab case has everything you need to toughen up your Apple watch. It’s reinforced with crush zones and rigid durable construction for impact protection. It’s fully waterproof with a treated nylon band and the slim fit design matches Apple watch’s sleek profile. Illumifind reflective stitching details catch any light, making the case easy to find in the dark.

Nikola Motors Drops an All-Electric PWC in the Water at werd.com

Nikola Motors Drops an All-Electric PWC in the Water

Posted in Automotive

The Wav—pronounced wave—is an electric PWC designed by Nikola Motors, Arizona-based makers of hybrid big rig trucks. Nikola hasn’t released full specs on the new sit-down watercraft but a 4K in-dash display, LED lighting, and cruise control are confirmed features. There are reports the brand is currently developing a new stand-up PWC as well.

All the Way: My Life in Four Quarters by Joe Namath at werd.com

All the Way: My Life in Four Quarters by Joe Namath

Three days before the 1969 Super Bowl, iconic QB “Broadway Joe” Namath promised the nation he would lead the New York Jets to an 18-point underdog victory against the seemingly invincible Baltimore Colts. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of his legendary Super Bowl “Guarantee,” the NFL superstar who first brought show business to sports, is finally ready to tell his life story.

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike at werd.com

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

With retro styling inspired by 60s-era café racers, the Café Moto Go from Electra Bikes combines a timeless look with the latest in e-bike tech. Its low-friction Gates Carbon Belt Drive is powered by a mid-mounted Bosch Performance Speed motor and in-tube 500 Wh battery—enough juice for speeds up to 28 mph. A bullet headlamp lights the way & a Bosch Purion trip computer logs your miles.

No Window, No Problem. Atmoph Has 1000+ Views For You at werd.com

No Window, No Problem. Atmoph Has 1000+ Views For You

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Atmoph Window 2 is a smart display in the shape of a window turning any wall in any room into a window from which you can see scenes from around the world. Put it on your desk or hang it on the wall and enjoy vivid views of over a thousand videos featuring beautiful scenery from around the world, complete with audio, making you feel as if you’re actually there. A funded Kickstarter.

The Last Job: “The Bad Grandpas” and the Hatton Garden Heist at werd.com

The Last Job: “The Bad Grandpas” and the Hatton Garden Heist

Over Easter weekend 2015, a crew of six English thieves, several in their sixties and seventies, couldn’t resist coming out of retirement for one last career-topping heist. Their target: the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit, in London’s medieval diamond district. The group, dubbed the “Bad Grandpas” by British tabloids, they made a stunning haul of at least $19 million in jewels, diamonds, and cash. Ultimately, the old guys were busted & this book tells the whole tale from the investigators P.O.V.

Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler is Foam Free at werd.com

Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler is Foam Free

Built from entirely biodegradable materials & designed to replace single-use polystyrene foam coolers, Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler gives you 11.36-liter & up to 75 pounds carrying capacity in a cooler made of recycled paper and AKD (Alkyl ketene dimer), a natural component that waxes and binds the paper pulp for stability and waterproofing. It retains ice for up to 12 hours and water for up to 5 days; and it can be reused—simply empty the water and air dry the cooler.

Zero Labs Electrifies An Off-Road Icon at werd.com

Zero Labs Electrifies An Off-Road Icon

Posted in Automotive and Trucks

Zero Labs retro-mod Ford Bronco is electric; powered by a 70 kWh lithium-ion battery mated with a BorgWarner electric motor to deliver 369 horsepower and 190 miles of driving range. This emission-free classic ’ute retains its full-time 4X4 capability as well as a 5-speed manual transmission. The rest of the build leaves nothing to chance with components from Fox, Brembo, & Atlas rounding out the update. Only 150 will be made.

Sony Unveils Flagship 98-Inch 8K TV at werd.com

Sony Unveils Flagship 98-Inch 8K TV

While the world waits patiently for the mass proliferation of 4K content, Sony appears way, way ahead of the game with the release of its new flagship TV, the Master Series Z9G. This 98-inch behemoth boasts 8K HDR capabilities powered by Sony’s own X1 Ultimate processor. Yeah, 8K. Other premium tech includes DolbyVision and Atmos as well as an Acoustic Multi-Audio system with front-facing, BRAVIA-compatible speakers.

Shoot Phone Photos Like a Pro at werd.com

Shoot Phone Photos Like a Pro

Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, and pretty much all other phones, the clip-on Phone Lens Kit by Black Eye gives you 3 premium-quality lenses to seriously enhance your phone photography: a 2.5X telephoto, a distortion-free 120º cinema wide-angle, and a super-wide 180º fisheye. The kit comes with a rugged case for travel.

LastSwab is Another Way to Reduce Single-Use Plastic at werd.com

LastSwab is Another Way to Reduce Single-Use Plastic

Remember that sad underwater photo of the seahorse swimming along with its tail wrapped around a Q-Tip? Well, get yourself a reusable LastSwab & that’ll be one less piece of plastic added to our oceans. Available in 2 models: a standard swab & one made for makeup, the design is simple—it can be easily cleaned & reused. With 1.5 billion single-use cotton swabs produced every single day, LastSwab is long overdue. A funded Kickstarter.