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The Rumpl Featherlite is Down for Adventure at werd.com

The Rumpl Featherlite is Down for Adventure

Posted in Gear for Men

Rumpl’s packable, puffy adventure blankets are so good, the brand practically created their own category & with the all-new Featherlite blanket, the innovation continues. Evolving beyond previous models, the Featherlite features high-quality 800-fill power goose down insulation & ripstop polyester construction. It measures 52” x & 75” yet packs down to just 5” x 8” with a weight of just 1 pound, so it’s the lightest & most packable Rumpl ever.

GoPro Steps Up To 5K with HERO9 Black at werd.com

GoPro Steps Up To 5K with HERO9 Black

With an upgrade to stunning 5K clarity and dual-screen design, the latest & greatest from GoPro is the HERO9 Black. It delivers 5K UHD resolution at 30fps, boasts 8X slo-mo, & HyperSmooth 3.0 image stabilization for steady, cinematic shots. In addition to its 2.27-inch rear LCD, the 9 also has a 1.4-inch front-facing LCD, enabling vloggers and content creators to compose their shots before filming. Voice control is another new feature, & this camera will livestream at 1080p.

Oculus Introduces Quest 2 VR Headset at werd.com

Oculus Introduces Quest 2 VR Headset

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The Oculus Quest VR headset just got even better. The all-new Quest 2 is a serious upgrade from the original & that’s impressive. First, the 2 boasts twice the resolution of its predecessor, now with 2K per eye for life-like visuals. There’s a new faster processor that’s also 10% lighter, and this model is considerably less expensive. Choose from a 64GB or 256GB model. Drops Oct. 13.

The Morning Machine Makes Barista-Quality Coffee with Capsules at werd.com

The Morning Machine Makes Barista-Quality Coffee with Capsules

Posted in Home Stuff and Kitchen

Merging the convenience of a capsule coffeemaker with custom controls, the Morning Machine delivers complex, barista-quality coffee in every cup. Compatible with Nespresso OriginalLine capsules, it allows users to make adjustments to the flavor & depth of their brew—multiple thermal sensors allow brewing at specific desired temps. Proprietary Intermittent Wave Brewing enables you to make adjustments to the mouthfeel and texture of your drinks. A funded Kickstarter.

LEGO Launches Original Star Wars Cantina Set at werd.com

LEGO Launches Original Star Wars Cantina Set

Posted in Gear for Men

The Mos Eisley Cantina on Tatooine may be the most iconic set from the original Star Wars film, and now the whole thing has been made into a massive LEGO set. At 3,187-pieces, this set, matches up perfectly inside and out. In addition to the cantina, the set includes mini-figures of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, C-3PO, Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, R2-D2, Dr. Evazan, Garindan, Ponda Baba, Kardue’Sai’Malloc, the Cantina band, Jawa, & Sandtroopers, plus a Dewback & a Landspeeder to park outside. Drops October 1.

Bose Introduces QuietComfort ANC Earbuds at werd.com

Bose Introduces QuietComfort ANC Earbuds

Bose is adding two new all-wireless models to its QuietComfort lineup of noise-cancelling headphones. The QC Earbuds deliver industry-leading ANC using proprietary noise-cancelling technology. It offers 11 levels of noise control & 6 hours of playback with 2 full charges in the carrying case. The Sport model features all-new acoustics and a IPX4 waterproof & workout-ready design. Available Sept. 29.

The All-Digital Xbox Series S is the Smallest Xbox Ever at werd.com

The All-Digital Xbox Series S is the Smallest Xbox Ever

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The upcoming Xbox S game console is their smallest all-digital system ever. It’s also a less costly system, but capable: play the latest games in full HD from 120 FPS up to 1,440p. Support for ray tracing, variable rate shading and variable refresh rate deliver depth & detail to the visuals. It offers 512GB of onboard storage and 4K upscaling for games plus support for 4K media streaming. Available Nov. 10.

LEGO Goes Big with 5,544-Piece Harry Potter Set at werd.com

LEGO Goes Big with 5,544-Piece Harry Potter Set

Posted in Gear for Men

LEGO & Harry Potter are adding yet another massive set to the wizardy world with the release of the 5,544-piece Diagon Alley set. Visit Ollivander’s Wand Shop, Weasley’s Wizard Wheezes, Scribbulus Writing Implements, Florean Fortescue’s Ice Cream Parlor, Flourish & Blotts, and Quality Quidditch Supplies. The set also includes 4 fresh minifigs: Lucius Malfoy, Gilderoy Lockhart, Florean Fortescue and the photographer from the Daily Prophet.

The All-New Fitbit Sense Tracks Heart Health at werd.com

The All-New Fitbit Sense Tracks Heart Health

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The forthcoming Fitbit Sense, a smartwatch with powerful health tracking tools, will become the brand’s flagship wearable. Equipped with an EDA sensor to measure electrodermal activity, this device takes your temperature & creates a stress score to help you see when you’re stressed. It also features an advanced heart-rate monitoring system that includes Afib detection and EKG which is still pending FDA approval.

The Touch Lock from Level Lets You In Key-free at werd.com

The Touch Lock from Level Lets You In Key-free

The Level Touch lock opens with just a touch. This smart deadbolt lock fits your door as a traditional lock does but uses capacitive touch technology that authenticates through bluetooth LE using your phone. The lock also features a traditional key hole & lever for manual operation. All electronics are integrated into the body of the lock, so this is a clean, wireless, no-battery-pack smart lock that installs with a single screwdriver in 10 minutes.

This Helmet Stores Your Medical Data on an NFC Chip at werd.com

This Helmet Stores Your Medical Data on an NFC Chip

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

This is the bike helmet that can speak for you when you can’t. POC’s Ventral Air SPIN NFC features an NFC Medical ID chip that lets you store your medical profile in the helmet. In an accident, first responders will be able to read your vital information and make the best decisions for your treatment. Designed for both road and adventure rides, it offers the brand’s renowned aerodynamic performance, and a shape that minimizes drag.

We’re Pretty Pumped On This Nice C Combo Weight Set at werd.com

We’re Pretty Pumped On This Nice C Combo Weight Set

For home, gym, office & anywhere else you need to pump it up with some quick strength training, this dumbbell set from Nice C is a solid little system. It’s got an adjustable 2-in-1 design to quickly convert from 2 dumbbells to a single barbell, giving you lots of exercise options. The set includes 12 plates of varying weights to mix & customize. Ergonomic handles & no-slip neoprene coating ensure a safe comfortable grip.

Laser-Level Twice, Drill Once with the xDrill at werd.com

Laser-Level Twice, Drill Once with the xDrill

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

This is not your dad’s drill. Controlled by a color touchscreen, the cordless xDrill features integrated laser measuring, digital leveling, & intelligent speed/torque adjustment. Powered by a 21-volt Li-Ion battery & a brushless digital motor, it offers new levels of tech-driven precision for home or commercial work. The xDrill app allows you to store measurements, find your lost drill, or lock it if stolen. A funded Kickstarter.

Sony’s Best NC Headphones Just Got Better at werd.com

Sony’s Best NC Headphones Just Got Better

Sony’s flagship NC headphones just got a sweet upgrade. A standout among the “best noise-cancelling” headphones on the market, the new WH-1000XM4 can be paired with 2 devices simultaneously & features new & improved microphones for clearer calls. There’s also a Speak To Chat function that automatically pauses audio when you speak. Carryover features from the last model include 30-hour battery life, premium materials, and precision customization using the Headphones Connect app. Shipping late August.

Fit The Whole Arcade Into Your Game Room With iiRcade at werd.com

Fit The Whole Arcade Into Your Game Room With iiRcade

The iiRcade brings 80s-era arcade classics into your home with an authentic retro gameplay experience. Available in either a bartop or full stand-up cabinet, it gives players seamless, instant access to over 200 classic games with a 19” HD display, 100-watt speakers & Sanwa Joysticks. It also boasts bluetooth for networked gaming. If titles like Dragon’s Lair, Space Ace, & Super Burger Time sound good, they’ve got hundreds more with new ones adding to the list daily.

This Kinetic Desktop Sculpture is Brutal at werd.com

This Kinetic Desktop Sculpture is Brutal

Posted in Gear for Men

Made entirely from concrete, the Brutalism-inspired kinetic Rolling Ball Sculpture is an engaging monolithic model of a “factory” with mesmerizing stainless steel balls that twist, turn, and spiral to pass smoothly through the various architectural elements. When you’ve had enough of the grim headlines & WFH grind, relieve some stress with a few moments of play.

Light It Up & Chill with the Takibi Fire & Grill at werd.com

Light It Up & Chill with the Takibi Fire & Grill

Developed in Japan for optimal performance & portability, the Takibi Fire & Grill from SnowPeak features a packable, modular design for convenient, cozy gatherings, campfires & cooking just about anywhere. Constructed of stainless steel, the 5-piece system includes a Baseplate, the Pack & Carry fireplace, a grill net, & grill bridge. It all snaps together simply & breaks down to pack flat in the included carrying case. Weight: 31lbs.

Elevate Your Camping Experience With A Tent Cot at werd.com

Elevate Your Camping Experience With A Tent Cot

The compact Double Tent Cot from Kamp-Rite gets you & your tent-mate up off the ground away from things like snakes, puddles, and half-buried boulders you’d rather not sleep on. The exterior is made of weather-resistant heavy duty 210D nylon and includes a rain fly. It sets-up and breaks down in seconds with a versatile design that allows you to transform the tent into a lounge, a chair, and a flat cot as well.

Haul It All in the Hardgraft Canvas Collection at werd.com

Haul It All in the Hardgraft Canvas Collection

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

With clean, classic details and materials of exceptional quality, Hardgraft’s new Canvas Collection offers a range of functional, well-designed bags and accessories made to streamline modern mobile life. Italian made featuring locally-sourced materials, they feature cotton canvas twill construction and leather trims featuring vegetable-tanned European leathers.

Bivy Stick Blue Keeps You Connected When You Go Off-Grid at werd.com

Bivy Stick Blue Keeps You Connected When You Go Off-Grid

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The compact Bivy Stick Blue satellite communicator is the brand’s smallest and lightest device yet. Linked with your phone, it enables satellite-based communication for your off-grid adventures. Send messages, SOS & Emergency alerts, access a database of routes, interactive trail maps and GPS-powered wayfinding tools. No activation or contract fees apply.