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Solu Cloud Computer at werd.com

Solu Cloud Computer

Solu is a pocket-sized computer with a cloud-linked OS and subscription-based access to applications. It can be used as a stand-alone device with its zoomable UI or linked with a keyboard & display. Not bad to look at either. Currently funding on Kickstarter.

When You Need Rugged & Versatile: The Hideout Pack at werd.com

When You Need Rugged & Versatile: The Hideout Pack

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

You need just the right pack. Preferably one that works for everything. The Hideout Pack could be it. It’s made of ballistic nylon & heavy duty zippers and is designed with features that make it a great choice for commute, travel, work & everyday hauling. It’s got a TSA-approved flat lay laptop sleeve that fits up to a 17” MacBook Pro and offers easy main compartment access from the top and sides, a charger/headphone access port, a padded sunglass pocket plus lots of internal pockets for organization. A funded Kickstarter.

Key-Bit at werd.com

Key-Bit

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

The Key-Bit equips you with an EDC keychain-size hex bit driver that fits most 1/4″ X 1″ bits: Philips, slotted, Torx—whatever you need. The capsule-style design is held secure by a pair of magnets until you need it. Available in 6061 aluminum or 145 Telerium copper. Made in Minneapolis, Minnesota. A funded Kickstarter.

The Tronnovate Swift Daypack Opens Up Like No Other at werd.com

The Tronnovate Swift Daypack Opens Up Like No Other

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

The Swift backpack from Taiwan-based Tronnovate Design is a daypack that stands out for its unique closure; a zipper that zigzags the length of the pack, allowing quick, easy access to everything inside, without having to rummage like a top-loader or spill everything out like a clamshell design. The pack also has an internal sleeve for tablet or laptop & a drawstring pouch for sweaty gym gear. A funded Kickstarter.

The Titanium Type-C Pen Was Made for Marginalia at werd.com

The Titanium Type-C Pen Was Made for Marginalia

Posted in Gear for Men and Work

Following the crowdfunded success of its well-designed Type-A & Type-B pens, Brooklyn-based CW&T Studio created Type-C, a titanium bookmark pen with a detachable clip. Precision machined of lightweight titanium, it features a book-friendly flat design and a sprung steel arm that protects the pen-tip when not in use. Flip it around to snap into writing position; it uses Pilot Hi-Tec-C Coleto ink cartridges which come in 15 colors and multiple thicknesses. Another funded Kickstarter.

DIPLE Turns Your Smartphone or Tablet into a Powerful Microscope at werd.com

DIPLE Turns Your Smartphone or Tablet into a Powerful Microscope

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

DIPLE is a pocketable microscope that works with any smartphone, allowing you to explore the microscopic world around you with the most powerful, compact and easy-to use microscope for smartphone & tablet, capable of giving you 1000x magnification. Setup takes seconds—all you do is place your camera on the optical system. You can even take pictures and videos in HD. A funded Kickstarter.

Starnettle Everyday Utility Knife at werd.com

Starnettle Everyday Utility Knife

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

The minimalist Starnettle knife from Connecticut’s Ragged Mountain Knifeworks is an everyday utility knife that’s 7 inches long with a 3-inch cutting blade shaped from a slab of American made 5/32″ D2 tool steel stock. A fully funded Kickstarter.

The Prima Pack Modular System Can Really Adapt at werd.com

The Prima Pack Modular System Can Really Adapt

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

From day to day, the cargo you carry varies. That’s why a modular pack makes great sense. The Prima Pack system from Boundary is designed to adapt. With components constructed in sustainable, bluesign fabrics, the system is comprised of a 30-liter top loading pack, the removable, padded Verge case for camera gear, and a flat Field Space sleeve for organizing your iPad, cables, pens, and tech gear. All of the pieces fit together with room for all your weekend or workday essentials. A funded Kickstarter.

C-17 Has That One Cable That Does It All at werd.com

C-17 Has That One Cable That Does It All

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech & Gadgets

Dealing with cables & cords will be a lot easier when it’s one instead of a tangled mess of many. The premium-quality C17: All-In-One Charger Cable is designed for phones and watches. They offer 3 & 4-in-one models that feature USB on one end & Apple Lighting, Android type-C, Micro USB, & an Apple watch charger cable on the other. These cables are way gnarlier than stock Apple equipment, too, tested to withstand flexing, sustained abuse, and extreme temps. A funded Kickstarter.

Actually This is the World’s Smallest Washing “Machine” at werd.com

Actually This is the World’s Smallest Washing “Machine”

Half the size of the original 5-ounce Scrubba—the world’s smallest portable washing machine—the pocket-size Scrubba Mini is designed for those ultra-ultralight adventures, where washing a shirt, socks, or under things is all you can do. And it washes well, with a built-in scrubbing board & simple roll-top design. Weight: 2.5-ounces. Another funded Kickstarter.

Crua Hybrid Tent at werd.com

Crua Hybrid Tent

You can decide whether you prefer to use Crua Hybrid as a tent or a hammock, either way, you’ll get a sweet siesta. The design features a built-in insulated air mattress and a detachable sleeping bag plus it can link up with other Crua Hybrid tents so you can double-up or create your own tent village. As a hammock it holds up to 285 pounds yet the whole system—tent/hammock, air mattress & sleeping bag—weighs just 6.95 pounds. A funded Kickstarter.

The Glow Smart Home Energy Tracker Delivers Usage Data In Living Color at werd.com

The Glow Smart Home Energy Tracker Delivers Usage Data In Living Color

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Glow is a smart device that tracks your home energy use and provides simple, real-time usage data and notifications that help you save money on home electricity costs. Instead of confusing Kilowatt-hour charts, it simply glows in a range of colors from cool blue and green to hot amber, orange, & red, so at a glance, you can be sure you’re not wasting energy. When you want the numbers and graphs, Glow’s app is just a few taps away. A funded Kickstarter.

The Bit Bar Packs A Full Hex Driver Set Into A Compact, TSA-Approved EDC at werd.com

The Bit Bar Packs A Full Hex Driver Set Into A Compact, TSA-Approved EDC

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

The compact design of the Bit Bar makes it easier than ever to have a full hex-bit tool kit as part of your EDC. The slim TSA-Approved titanium sleeve stores & carries 8 ¼” hex bits of your choosing & comes loaded with #1 & #2 Phillips and Square Post bits, ¼” & 3/16” flatheads, & T15 & T20 Torx. A 60mm bar extension and optional ratchet attachment are also available. A funded Kickstarter.

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MIITO

Posted in Home Stuff and Kitchen

You could call it a “kettle” but really the MIITO just works like one. It uses an induction hub and a steel rod to heat the exact amount of water in your particular vessel: a glass or cup, bowl, coffee pot—basically, anything that’s non-ferrous. Currently funding on Kickstarter, MIITO has already won a James Dyson Award in the Netherlands and a nomination for Design of the Year from the Design Museum London. via

Be Careful When You Slap These Dominoes Down at werd.com

Be Careful When You Slap These Dominoes Down

Posted in Gear for Men

Precision CNC-machined from solid slabs of C110 Copper or 360 brass, these heavy metal dominoes from J.L. Lawson feature laser-engraved markings, a smooth, bead blasted finish, and each set weighs over 2 pounds. They come packaged in a custom Walnut wood box. A funded Kickstarter.

Perform Surgery On Your Steak with the Skalpel Knife at werd.com

Perform Surgery On Your Steak with the Skalpel Knife

Posted in Gear for Men and Home Stuff and Kitchen

Billed as “the world’s most stylish steak knife” the Skalpel is certainly a purpose-built, precision instrument. Inspired by a surgeon’s scalpel, it is handcrafted by knife-master Stuart Mitchell in Sheffield, England using a single block of high carbon, surgical grade stainless steel. It features deep grooves in the handle for better grip and a blade that is engineered to stay sharper longer. Kickstarter live on February 19.

This Titanium Micro Blade is the Size of a Key at werd.com

This Titanium Micro Blade is the Size of a Key

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

Small enough to fit on your keychain, the Titanium Micro Blade from WESN is a high-quality piece of lightweight EDC made of grade 5 titanium and AUS8 steel. Length when open is 3.75 inches & the blade is just over 1.5 inches. It features a pocket clip and lanyard loop and comes in an American made custom leather sheath. A funded Kickstarter.

Kammok’s Bobcat Quilt Is The Ultimate Travel Blanket at werd.com

Kammok’s Bobcat Quilt Is The Ultimate Travel Blanket

She’ll be glad you brought the blanket and you’ll be the hero. That’s reason enough to give the Bobcat Quilt from Kammok a second look. For trail or travel, this lightweight, down-filled & packable blanket has a temp rating of 45º and weighs just 19 ounces. It also comes in its own roll-top stuff sack for handy transport. A funded Kickstarter.

Sealand Gear Bags are Made from Recycled & Upcycled Materials at werd.com

Sealand Gear Bags are Made from Recycled & Upcycled Materials

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

The travel bags from South Africa’s Sealand Gear are made from Recover eco-fabric, which is a high-quality blend of upcycled cotton and post-consumer recycled PET bottles. Their range of bags includes a backpack, tote bag, weekend duffle bag, toiletry/accessory bag and a slim, flat zip pouch. Each bag comes in three colorways: black, navy and orange. Currently funding on Kickstarter.