8 Apps That Could Save Your Life

8 Apps That Could Save Your Life

There are a lot of folks out there who would argue technology often does a lot more harm than good. It contributed to our new-age societal isolation, it gave us drone warfare, and worst of all, it gave us Justin Bieber. Ugh. But technology also gave us incredible things like spac...

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great sleep starts with great sheets. That’s why our friends at Brooklinen have crafted a set of sheets that will make your whole bed feel like the cool side of the pillow. They’re a team of sheet experts that cut out the middleman and put their products through a rigorous R&D process to ensure the optimal balance of quality, comfort, and affordability. You can mix and match their sheets to make your bed look as good as it feels. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can get $15 off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

Amazon Tap Voice-Controlled Speaker

Amazon Tap Voice-Controlled Speaker

Last year, Amazon released Echo, a really, really awesome voice-controlled entertainment hub that was ignored by far too many people. Now, Amazon is expanding the Alexa line with Tap, a voice-controlled Bluetooth speaker designed for a bit more portability. All you need to do is...

DJI Phantom 4 Drone

DJI Phantom 4 Drone

DJI's Phantom Drones have continually set the bar for everyone else in the industry. The DJI Phantom 4 is no different. In addition to the newly designed magnesium core and the streamlined form you'll find a reinforced gimbal, refined motors, additional flight modes, more sensors...

7 Reasons You Should Shoot Film

7 Reasons You Should Shoot Film

You wouldn’t know it from all the Canon and Nikon and Olympus commercials out right now, but there are a ton of photographers out there who still prefer to shoot film over digital. In fact, film has made a huge comeback in recent years, and not just with the bourgeois coffee sh...

New Normal Wireless Headphones

New Normal Wireless Headphones

If you don't remember Normal, or NRML, they made waves a few years back by using 3D printing to create individually customized earphones. The New Normal, their latest release, combines everything they learned with the previous release with a whole slew of new tech and features. F...

Mighty Spotify Player

Mighty Spotify Player

So you signed up for Spotify Premium to have a world of music at your fingertips while you run or exercise. Great. Problem is, now you have to have your Android device or iPhone flapping around in your pocket while you get your workout in, which is beyond annoying. Mighty offers ...

eero Blankets Your Home in Fast, Reliable WiFi

eero Blankets Your Home in Fast, Reliable WiFi

Asking a single router to cover your entire home is like asking a light bulb in your living room to light your whole house. It won't happen. That's why it's time for eero, the world's first home WiFi system. A set of three eeros will cover the typical home, working in unison t...

You Can Now Switch Between Instagram Accounts

You Can Now Switch Between Instagram Accounts

In the pantheon of social media requests, switching between Instagram accounts is right up there with the Facebook "Dislike" button. Often clamored for, but never given. Until now. For all of us with a personal Instagram account and a professional or business one, the company has...

The Fluance Wireless Speaker

The Fluance Wireless Speaker

If you're not familiar with Fluance, the company makes home audio systems that focus on everything you'd want in a set of high-end speakers: sound quality, performance, construction, style and value. Designed and built by audio lovers with a passion for sound, each Fluance produc...

Leica X-U Typ 113

Leica X-U Typ 113

The Leica X-U Typ 113 is the latest addition to the Leica X line, and if it looks a little different from the other options you've seen come out of Leica that's because it is. The X-U skips vintage styling and leather accents in favor of an extremely rugged expedition package tha...