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Earphones That Strobe To The Beat Of Your Music

Earphones That Strobe To The Beat Of Your Music

Running just got a whole lot more enjoyable with the people from Noma (it stands for Name of my Autobiography, or Story of My Life). Experience your music while running with Strobe ($49.95), the world's first earphones to strobe and light up to the beat of your music. Clean design, and engineered for the true …

Handle Rough Jobsite Terrain

Handle Rough Jobsite Terrain

Dewalt's TOUGHSYSTEM boxes are a modular storage solution not only for pros who work outdoors and in tough conditions, but also good for photographers and videographers with lots of space for tools. Mix and match these units to carry what you need and easily maneuver through the jobsite. For trouble-free transportation, the cart carrier assists …


Computer Virus Illustrated Guide

Computer Virus Illustrated Guide

Amsterdam-based designer Bas van de Poel from Wonder Years created this illustrated guide to to the worst viruses in computer history. De Poel asked about two dozen artists to create illustrations of famous offenders like Melissa and Beda. The Melissa–see boxheader image above–virus is named after the author’s favorite exotic dancer. The macro worm infects …

Life’s One Big Hike

Life’s One Big Hike

Flip up the expedition-inspired rucksack hood to securely stash your valuables, while tools and electronics all find a home in the multiple padded and fleece-lined pockets. And even a mountain man needs to phone home. Burton's Annex Pack ($90) in heritage rucksack design with laptop and electronics compartments sports external webbing to stash a jacket. …

Genesis - An Origin, Creation, Or Beginning

Genesis – An Origin, Creation, Or Beginning

Independently published by the creative team behind Paradigm Magazine, the new limited edition book Paradigm Vol. I - Genesis ($95) is comprised of original artwork, essays, musings and interviews, all of which focus on the central theme of creation. In the publisher's own words: "Each contribution to this volume offers an interpretation of the book’s …


The Mysterious Red And Black Books

The Mysterious Red And Black Books

With the Mysterious Books (roughly $13), the Bavarian company t&m is launching a sustainable Privacy medium. The “little black” and “little red” notebook protects personal secrets reliable agains access from the web and from prying eyes. It can be closed with a padlock. The notebooks is compatible with every drawer and fits under any mattress …

Crafting The Perfect Travel Bag

Crafting The Perfect Travel Bag

Sometimes luxury is about precious time memorably spent. As you can imagine, this bag will be memorably with straps and handles that don’t cut into your hands as the bag is filled and gets heavier. The external pockets on this stylish very London looking Weekender (roughly $2150) give you easy access to your passport and …

Late-'60s Retro Aesthetic Sunglasses

Late-’60s Retro Aesthetic Sunglasses

Dom Vetro preserves the centuries-old craft of making eyewear with factories in the Alpine town of Cadore, where each frame is handmade by experienced Maestri. This time Aaron Levine, head of Club Monaco’s men’s design, found inspiration in Italian eyewear company: Dom Vetro, and its creator, Ashley Bezamat. All the sunglasses in this line are …


Capture Dense 3D Models

Capture Dense 3D Models

Occipital's Structure ($399) sensor brings the third dimension back to your mobile device. It allows you to capture dense geometry. This enables you to simulate real world physics. Think capturing and preserving precise 3D models of people, places and things for the rest of time, or playing augmented reality games in the space that surrounds …

The King Kong Of King Kong's

The King Kong Of King Kong’s

King Kong Apparel have developed a new range of gym and lifestyle bags with a 25 years guarantee. This Fat Boy (Post-Kickstarter MSRP $99.95) is the big one in the new line of 5 bags, clocking in at a massive 64 Liters. It's the gym bag for lots of stuff and is exquisitely simple. The storage …

Through The Mirror By Cristina Burns

Through The Mirror By Cristina Burns

We all know the situatuon where as a child someone gave us one of those plastic toy cameras where you press the button and the image is captured inside. Most of us are immediately captured by the idea of ​​looking at the world through this magic box, and that is what you can find in …


From Fishing To Photographing

From Fishing To Photographing

From fishing to photographing, this Field Bag (7″h x 11.75″w x 6.25″d, $119 – $129) by Topo Designs is the latest carry all for essentials you need at your hip. It comes equipped with a breathable padded back and shoulder strap, removable waist strap, and a fully padded and lined interior. The bag sports heavy …

3-Axis Motion Control Camera Robot

3-Axis Motion Control Camera Robot

This little 3-axis Pan and Tilt motion control head sits between your tripod and your DSLR or Video Camera. The eMotimo TB3 ($990) is a smart value motion control device, that offers repeatable, three-axis motion control for less than many competitors’ single-axis products. The TB3 is portable, strong, and lightweight, making it the perfect addition …


Romain Jerome Timepiece x HardNine Choppers

Romain Jerome Timepiece x HardNine Choppers

In collaboration with Swiss based custom motorbike manufacturer HardNine Choppers, RJ-Romain Jerome's new timepiece is a truly spirited encounter of two visionaries with the same artistic mission. Their common passion for design and machinery has allowed them to create an artistic package containing a subtly luxurious and unique timepiece as well as a one of a …

The Easiest Way To Fix A Flat

The Easiest Way To Fix A Flat

Fixing a flat is such a nuisance that it’s often easier to just carry your bike home. The long, involved process of fixing a bike flat gets a simple and clever solution: Patchnride. With a regular repair you encounter 12 to 18 different steps. With this bike gadget you will have only 4 easy steps:  …

Virtual Reality On Your Smartphone

Virtual Reality On Your Smartphone

David Coz and Damien Henry at the Google Cultural Institute in Paris built a cardboard smartphone housing to prototype VR experiences as part of a 20% project. The results elicited so many oohs and ahs that they inspired a larger group to work on an experimental SDK. From there on Google wanted everyone to experience …


Leica T Wooden Protector Case

Leica T Wooden Protector Case

This wonderful looking Miniot case for Leica T is carved out of a single block of the finest wood. The goal of the unibody wooden design is to create a more sturdy case while using less material for the purpose of saving weight. The case also adds a natural feel and a grand style to your …

That’s What We Call Everyday Companion

That’s What We Call Everyday Companion

We definitely powwow Heimplanet's Daypack (roughly $230), you're right choice if you search for an everyday companion. This 22l volume pack can be carried as a backpack or as a messenger bag - the way you want it. The padded backpack shoulder straps can be attached and adjusted by Titanium G-hooks. When not in use …

Philips Two-In-One Monitor

Philips Two-In-One Monitor

Philips Monitors has created a two-in-one computer display that puts a new angle on multitasking. This world's first virtually seamless Two-in-One display brings dual monitor productivity and minimalist, ultra-thin design to desktops. For this outstanding idea Philips Monitors was named the recipient of the 2014 COMPUTEX d&i Gold Award for outstanding innovation in the development …


Filson Magnum Camera Bags Refuse To Stay Indoors

Filson Magnum Camera Bags Refuse To Stay Indoors

Award-winning photojournalists David Alan Harvey and Steve McCurry know that photography is about taking risks, getting close and being ready for anything. That’s why the bag manufacturer Filson worked with them to design photography bags for those who refuse to stay indoors. From rugged McCurrry Sportsman Bag to Harvey's cross-body photography bag, the Messenger Bag, Filson …

Power Up Anything, Anywhere, Anytime!

Power Up Anything, Anywhere, Anytime!

Ever since power was available, manufacturers have always tried to keep portable power solutions with the user in mind. But what happens when you aren't next to a power outlet? Or when you forgot to charge your phone or laptop overnight? The low battery problem affects all of us, or taking power on the go …

A New Generation Of Athletic Apparel

A New Generation Of Athletic Apparel

It's healthy to sweat. Sweating is your body's natural way of cooling itself. But too much sweat can cause problems during sports and some people hate sweating so much that they don't like to work out. The sports brand Vaiden uses a NASA certified technology and integrating it into athletics apparel to regulate temperature. The …