Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

This Clock Gets Its Smarts from Google Assistant at werd.com

This Clock Gets Its Smarts from Google Assistant

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The Smart Clock Essential from Lenovo is just smart enough. It’s powered by Google Assistant but provides only time, date, temperature, and alarms. Ok, there’s a bit more: select from countless clock faces & alarm tones to suit your style as well as getting alarm suggestions based on your schedule, timer-driven dimming/brightness of clock face & manual snooze function—just smack it. Also features a USB port for charging a device. Available later in September.

Mix Protein Shakes Like a Pro with ShakeSphere Tumbler at werd.com

Mix Protein Shakes Like a Pro with ShakeSphere Tumbler

Posted in Gear for Men

Lumps in the protein shake. Like eating dirt. If you’re not down with that, get yourself a ShakeSphere Tumbler. Unlike other protein shakers, this award-winning bottle doesn’t use a mixing ball or mesh grid to mix. Instead, the patented capsule shape does the mixing & nothing can get stuck in corners. Smoother shakes & smoothies & no lumps. It’s made from rugged, BPA-free Tritan plastic & features a leak-proof slide cap. 24-ounces.

And in the End: The Last Days of The Beatles at werd.com

And in the End: The Last Days of The Beatles

In this latest addition to the ever-growing annals of Beatles legend and lore, award-winning author Ken McNab reconstructs the final year of the ubiquitous band, 1969. With perspectives from all four of the band members themselves, And in the End paints a vivid portrait of a super-group spiraling into bankruptcy, heroin, & the creative and personal differences that would lead to their imminent demise—but not before releasing the incredible farewell of Abbey Road.

Look At It Closely: Multiplanes Dioramas at werd.com

Look At It Closely: Multiplanes Dioramas

Posted in Bath and Home Stuff

WUNDERSMACK showcases intricate laser cut art set in immersive multilayer dioramas. Each one features multiple layers that are packed with stunning detail and embellishments. They quickly and easily assemble in just minutes by simply dropping each frame into the numbered slots, then attach spacers and lock to secure the finished piece. Designed and hand-assembled in California by artist Jacob Morales. Choose from travel, film, and Disney-inspired designs.

Is This Anything? By Jerry Seinfeld at werd.com

Is This Anything? By Jerry Seinfeld

Billionaire & comedic genius Jerry Seinfeld is also a pack rat. Throughout a career that now spans 45 years, the stand-up legend has saved “everything that might be something”—ideas, bits, conversations, jokes—anything he may one day use as material for his act. Seinfeld plowed through thousands of saved pages from yellow legal pads, all kept in a giant file. He selected his favorite material for this book, organized decade by decade. With the original material paired with brilliantly crafted observations, readers see the evolution of one of the great comedians of our time. Due out: August 6.

Cling nanoSTRIPS Make Things Stick Around at werd.com

Cling nanoSTRIPS Make Things Stick Around

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With Cling nanoSTRIPS, you can secure anything, anywhere. From fixing photo frames to your wall, sticking your phone to the car dash, securing cables, or simply a place to hang your keys, these strips use nano suction technology to provide a durable, reusable, and longer lasting surface for things to cling. The Home Kit includes 16 different strips in various shapes & sizes for a range of uses.

Hydrapak Flux Water Bottle Puts a Liter in Your Pocket at werd.com

Hydrapak Flux Water Bottle Puts a Liter in Your Pocket

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Hydrapak’s soft-sided Flux hydration bottle eliminates the bulk of an empty water bottle while being 60% lighter than a hard-sided bottle. Made of durable dual-layer TPU w/RF welded seams, it is spillproof, packable, & screw-filter compatible. Ideal for hike, bike, & travel, weighing just 2.7 ounces. 100% BPA & PVC free.

Racer: John Andretti Biography at werd.com

Racer: John Andretti Biography

Son of Aldo, Twin brother of Mario, John Andretti was born into motorsports royalty. With deep insights into the family dynamic, it chronicles the versatile driver’s incredible life & wild career in racing; one that saw wins in NASCAR Cup, IndyCar, IMSA sports car racing, sprint cars, midgets and the rest. He also shares stories of winning the 24 Hours of Daytona, competing in Le Mans and even racing NHRA Top Fuel dragsters.

Whatever It Takes: Tom Morello Biography at werd.com

Whatever It Takes: Tom Morello Biography

There may be no other guitarist who’s worked with both Bruce Springsteen & Wu-Tang. But that’s Tom Morello. Impossibly versatile & just as influential. Especially to guitar nerds. As the cofounder and axe-man of Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave, and Prophets of Rage, Morello has made some of the loudest & most important rock-n-roll of the modern era. In this new biography he shares his incredible journey as a guitarist, songwriter, singer, and political activist.

Elway: A Relentless Life at werd.com

Elway: A Relentless Life

Hall of Fame QB, two-time Super Bowl Champ, and now GM of the Denver Broncos, John Elway has lived a truly remarkable life. The incredible upsets, awards, championship rings, broken records, “the play” & his welcome return to the gridiron after hardship… there are few athletes in the history of football as legendary as Elway. This is the definitive story of an NFL icon.

True Believer: The Rise and Fall of Stan Lee at werd.com

True Believer: The Rise and Fall of Stan Lee

Entertainment icon & Marvel Comics frontman Stan Lee created Spider-Man, the Avengers, the X-Men, Black Panther, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Thor . . . and the list goes on. In this definitive new biography from acclaimed culture writer Abe Reisman, he pulls from more than 150 interviews as well as thousands of pages of private documents, turning up never-before-published revelations about Lee’s life and work. Known as much for his epic failures as his extraordinary success, it paints a vivid portrait of American success.

Humans Shares Faces & Stories from Across the Globe at werd.com

Humans Shares Faces & Stories from Across the Globe

It’s been a decade since photographer Brandon Stanton created his Humans Of New York work, portraits & personal stories that became a social media sensation. Then a book. This the follow-up, moving beyond the boroughs & into the world. Traveling to more than forty countries, Stanton shot & conducted interviews across continents, borders, and language barriers. Humans is the definitive catalogue of these travels. Release date: October 6.

Travel To Beautifully Strange Places In Accidentally Wes Anderson at werd.com

Travel To Beautifully Strange Places In Accidentally Wes Anderson

Inspired by a community of more than one million fans, Accidentally Wes Anderson showcases stunning photographs of real-life places that seem plucked from the just-so world of Anderson’s films. Along with photos, it tells the stories behind more than 200 of the most beautiful, idiosyncratic, and interesting places on Earth. The project & the book were authorized by Anderson himself. 368 pages.

Peter Frampton Memoir: Do you Feel Like I Do? at werd.com

Peter Frampton Memoir: Do you Feel Like I Do?

In this intimate new memoir, seventies rock icon Peter Frampton shares the story of his incredible career and life for the first-time, in his own words. From his early days as an underage upstart to chart-topping star almost overnight, to a Hollywood heartthrob through the up and downs of a musical output now spanning nearly 50 years. It’s the whole story, so far.

This Camp Chair Really Rocks at werd.com

This Camp Chair Really Rocks

When you’re ready to settle into a serious chill, the Kick Back Rocker from CGI Outdoor has your back. The lightweight, collapsible camp chair features a powder-coated metal frame with Spring Action Rocking Technology plus a beverage holder & a phone pocket. It holds up to 250 pounds & folds down to go easily over-your-shoulder to the next destination. Choose grey, black or green.

This is the World’s First Origami Collapsible Bottle at werd.com

This is the World’s First Origami Collapsible Bottle

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A collapsible water bottle is a smart, space-saving idea and the 25-ounce Origami Bottle from DiFold nails the concept. When the bottle is empty, a simple twist compresses the 8-inch tall vessel to just 2-inches to easily fit in to a pack, pocket, purse, or bag. The body of the bottle is made of a BPA-free thermoplastic elastomer that is odorless, tasteless and recyclable. A funded Indiegogo.

Rust in Peace: The Inside Story of the Megadeth Masterpiece at werd.com

Rust in Peace: The Inside Story of the Megadeth Masterpiece

Written by Megadeth frontman and metal icon Dave Mustaine with the help of Joel Selvin, who authored the best-selling Mustaine biography, Rust In Peace tells a legendary tale of the making of Megadeth’s finest studio effort, their 1990 album of the same name. It’s a story of Megadeth & metal itself moving toward the mainstream fueled by sex, drugs, & fame, & then ensuing chaos that would eventually envelop the band.

Mopoint is a Powerful Pocketable USB-C Charger at werd.com

Mopoint is a Powerful Pocketable USB-C Charger

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech & Gadgets

70% smaller that your standard charging device, the pocketable 65W Mopoint is the world’s smallest Gallium Nitride (GaN) charger. With 65W, there’s plenty of power to share—enough to power 2 laptops and then some, with 2 USB-C ports (supporting Power Delivery 3.0) and one USB-A (supporting Quick Charge 3.0). The wall plug tines fold-in for portability and add-on travel converters/adapters make it universal. A funded Kickstarter.

Keep The Bathroom Cleaner with a Piss Pad at werd.com

Keep The Bathroom Cleaner with a Piss Pad

Posted in Bath and Home Stuff

Whether or not you feel it, pee is splashing back at you every time you drain the dragon. And not just flying onto your jeans but all over the toilet & floor. 2000 droplets per pee. Gross when you think about it. Enter Piss Pad, a simple device designed to redirect & diffuse your disgusting droplets. It’s a 40mm X 15mm adhesive pad made of dense PU fibers. It installs instantly & the waterproof adhesive can be easily removed & reapplied. Tests showed that PP users’ toilets required 67% less cleaning. Hard to argue with that. A funded Kickstarter.