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The Sphero RVR is a DIY Robot You Can Customize at werd.com

The Sphero RVR is a DIY Robot You Can Customize

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

The Sphero RVR robot makes driving, programming and customization a snap.  Right out of the box, this all-terrain ’bot is drivable and programmable, packed with a diverse suite of sensors and built on Sphero’s easy-to-use Edu app. It’s also got a universal expansion port and onboard power, so users can attach and run third-party hardware like Raspberry Pi, BBC micro:bit, or Arduino. Customize it to be a home security sentry, a roving environmental sensor, a souped-up battle bot or a personalized mobile voice assistant. Basically, if you can hack it, RVR can do it. A funded Kickstarter.

Kammok Introduces 4-Season Mantis Camping Hammock at werd.com

Kammok Introduces 4-Season Mantis Camping Hammock

Posted in Camping and Gear

The all-in-one Mantis hammock tent from Kammok gives intrepid tree dwellers they need for camping up off the ground, all year round. This lightweight versatile hammock is equipped with customizable features for every season: an insect net, rainfly, and a winter barrier. Smaller than your sleeping bag and lighter than a 1-person tent, it is designed to keep things light & fast for those minimalist strike missions or longer backpacking trips when every ounce of weight makes the difference. Another funded Kickstarter.

VSSL’s Suunto Edition Survival Kit is an Adventure Essential at werd.com

VSSL’s Suunto Edition Survival Kit is an Adventure Essential

Posted in Gear and Tools

Made from seamless, extruded military-spec anodized aluminum, the Suunto Edition VSSL survival kit is built into the handle of a lightweight, water resistant, LED flashlight. It also features a Suunto compass. At just 9” X 2” it carries crucial supplies for handling all sorts of emergencies. What’s inside: a whistle, waterproof matches, a wire saw, beeswax candle, signaling mirror, fishing gear, first aid, and much more.

Your Carry-On Luggage is Probably Not As Smart As This at werd.com

Your Carry-On Luggage is Probably Not As Smart As This

Posted in Bags and Gear

There’s plenty of “smart” luggage out there, but this is the first genius we’ve seen. The Genius Supercharged is a premium & rugged 4-wheel rolling carry-on built with multiple organization compartments, 2 external USB ports and a TSA-approved, removable 10,000mAh battery. That’s enough juice to recharge your smartphone up to 4 times. For its 44-liter capacity, it’s also lightweight. A funded Kickstarter.

Heat Your Home with the World’s Most Efficient (and best looking) Radiator at werd.com

Heat Your Home with the World’s Most Efficient (and best looking) Radiator

Posted in Space

5x more efficient than water based radiators and over 20x more efficient than any other electric radiator on the market, the Graphene-based SOLUS is the world’s most efficient radiator, using technology that will save you 80% to 95% off your heating costs. Its unique nanotechnology works with both traditional convection based heating as well as infra-red heating & its plug & play design means you can quickly & consistently heat your space at a fraction of the cost of traditional heaters. A funded Kickstarter.

This Clean, Clever Rack Keeps Your Bike Up Out Of The Way at werd.com

This Clean, Clever Rack Keeps Your Bike Up Out Of The Way

Posted in Bike and Space and Sport

For riders who keep their bike in their living space, the vertical wall rack from Artifox will blend in nicely with your decor. Constructed from solid hardwood and powder coated steel, it features a unique, self-leveling mounting system that works on all surfaces and stays hidden with a cleverly placed magnet. Available in Walnut & White Oak.

BenQ Has a Desk Lamp for Your Screen-Fatigued Eyes at werd.com

BenQ Has a Desk Lamp for Your Screen-Fatigued Eyes

Posted in Lighting and Space

If you’re like us and spend long hours staring at screens, your eyes are likely being further irritated by the added glare of traditional office and task lighting. Enter the DesBenQ Silver Genie e-Reading light, a light that was specially developed for use with monitors, Kindles, tablets, and other devices, to eliminate glare while providing an adjustable range of brightness and warmth to suit your needs. It can easily be switched from warm tones for casual reading, to cooler tones for concentration and work.

Find Your Friends with the LynQ Tracker at werd.com

Find Your Friends with the LynQ Tracker

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

When the crew you came with disperses into the crowd, the LynQ Tracker can help you find find them again. It’s a sort of digital compass that uses GPS to guide you back to your people. Up to 12 of these devices can be linked together. It doesn’t need a cellular connection or data to track locations and has a range of about 5 miles, which could come in handy for festivals, hikes, and other outdoor adventures. Battery life: 3 days. These devices will be available this summer.

Piorama’s Adjustable A10 Duffle is One Bag That Does It All at werd.com

Piorama’s Adjustable A10 Duffle is One Bag That Does It All

Posted in Bags and Gear

To say the adjustable A10 duffle from Piorama is versatile would be a serious understatement. This bag can instantly expand or contract to fit exactly what you need, so you can stick with one bag for all kinds of cargo. Depending on your payload you can quickly transition between 31L, 46.5L, and a 62L capacity, for use as a day, weekend, or travel bag all in one. It can also be carried with the adjustable shoulder strap, backpack straps, or the duffle handles.

The Smart-Splitter Chops Wood Without Breaking Your Back at werd.com

The Smart-Splitter Chops Wood Without Breaking Your Back

Posted in Gear and Tools

Designed to make easier work of splitting & chopping firewood, the Logosol Smart-Splitter is a clever old school Swedish implement for splitting logs using minimum force, with minimum risk. The Smart Splitter is a classic wood splitting tool designed for safety and ease of operation, plus the added bonus of saving your back, arms and shoulders from the rigors of this respectable but ultimately painful work.

Your Pet’s New Diggs Really Feels Like Home at werd.com

Your Pet’s New Diggs Really Feels Like Home

Posted in Gear and Pets

The Diggs Pet Crate was designed from the ground up to be more comfortable, more ergonomic, and more inviting for your 4-legged friends. It’s also easier to use, store, and transport for pet parents. The system is comprised of the Revol fold-flat portable crate and the soft, luxurious Snooz sleeping pad. The Snooz is designed to fit perfectly into the crate, which is sized for small dogs up to 30 lbs. Larger models are currently in development.

Haven x Timberland Drop a Classic Gore-Tex Boot at werd.com

Haven x Timberland Drop a Classic Gore-Tex Boot

Posted in Boots and Wear

Alberta-based streetwear brand Haven teamed up with Timberland to create a tactical and winter-worthy variant of their iconic 6-inch premium boot. The Haven model, in black or gray leather and brown suede, features a combination zip-front + lace-up closure as well as a Gore-Tex membrane for waterproof breathability. Haven x Timberland branding marks the boot as the unique creation it is.

Bring The Solar System To Your Desktop at werd.com

Bring The Solar System To Your Desktop

Posted in Gear

DeskSpace is a 3-D model of our solar system created with polished gemstones representing the sun and each of the nine planets, all sized to scale and polished to a mirror finish. The sun, made of golden Calcite is a Solar Mood Lamp that sits on a lighted pedestal which makes it glow (powered by USB). The nine planets of the solar system, each made of a different material to match their actual appearance, sit in their own anodized aluminum base. The Solar Lamp & Solar System sets are available in different sizes. A funded Kickstarter.

Go All Day, Every Day with RYU’s Locker Pack Lux at werd.com

Go All Day, Every Day with RYU’s Locker Pack Lux

Posted in Bags and Gear

With a molded internal shell that helps it keep its unique shape, plus a clean, minimalist design, RYU’s 24-liter Locker Pack Lux is a daily, do-it-all companion. It’s got premium materials & details like DWR coated canvas & leather straps plus the design allows easy access to all compartments from the outside. Inside, there’s a separate 15” laptop pocket plus additional zippered pockets all over.

Relwen Makes Windpants That Stretch at werd.com

Relwen Makes Windpants That Stretch

Posted in Pants and Wear

Merging the stretchy comfort of sweats with the windbreaking function of track pants, Relwen’s stretch wind pants are made of a blend of wind-resistant nylon and spandex with a non-swishy matte finish, a slim athletic fit, plus clever features great whether you’re  lounging or working out. Available in navy, black & gray.