There are plenty of good looking options out there for wireless audio. There are also plenty of options for wireless charging for just about any phone. What there aren't are single devices that serve both of those purposes. The Orée Pebble 2 does both of those things and more. It's a Bluetooth speaker that broadcasts ... continue reading
Parrot has been making damn cool drones for a while, but the new Bebop is easily the best one yet. Hi-def 1080p video recording. 14 megapixel fisheye lens. Built-in Wi-Fi hotspot. Full on flight simulator style Skycontroller. Four antennas. Compatibility with first person goggles. 8GB built-in flash storage. 3-axes ... continue reading
With so many apps and things you can do on your phone to save space in your wallet, it’s really time you pared down that Costanza-esque monstrosity in your back pocket. The Poquito Wood Wallet is a cleverly designed wallet that looks good and stores all your cash-related items. It holds up to 6 cards and some cash securely, but what really sets it apart from similar wallets is the grooved coin slot. Each of these machine-cut, hand-polished wallets comes with an extra custom molded elastomer strap and more style than that leather bi-fold packed with receipts. ... check it out
Samsung has a few different mirrorless options. The new NX3000 (available June 1) stylishly bridges the gap between the too-selfie-obsessed NX Mini and the more costly NX300 model. Yes, this model still has the full screen LCD that does a full 180 so you can take the best selfies in the history of hashtag selfies... ... continue reading
If you're looking to cook the juiciest cut of meat you've ever had, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better way than sous vide. As a quick primer, you're basically cooking your food in a bag that's tossed in a water bath set to a consistent temperature. The Anova Precision Cooker is super portable and allows you to ... continue reading
Instead of just telling tales of your epic night out, why not relive it? The free JägerBonds app from Jägermeister will create a custom music video of your night using pictures, Facebook posts, and videos you and your friends take. Now you can remember everything from the first shot of Jägermeister to that 2 AM ... continue reading
While dining once at Momofuku Ssam Bar, a certain Cool Material staff member became transfixed by another table's whole rotisserie duck dinner. Trying to slyly take a picture of it, he held up his phone pretending to check messages only to forget he had his flash on when he snapped a picture. If said Cool Material ... continue reading
We've learned the lesson the hard way that, despite the sharp looks of a bare iPhone, without a case on it, it's a ticking time bomb. Not only does the Lunecase keep the clean look of your iPhone intact, it also adds a whole new world of usability. Using electromagnetic energy, the case lights up a small notification ... continue reading
The Sennheiser MOMENTUM project is all about people who use their creativity to push music and sound forward. In this video, Sennheiser showcases the audio brilliance of Imogen Heap who invented her own digital glove that transforms movements and gestures into sound. Let Imogen Heap and her creative passion help you ... continue reading
If archiving all your old notebooks includes simply dropping them in a large cardboard box, it's time to rethink how you hold onto your memories. After filling out our fair share, we've found the best way to keep all those notes and thoughts for the future is to have a backup system. PaperSync wants to be that backup ... continue reading
Instead of wading through the massive amount of new app releases searching for a few diamonds in the rough, just check some of these. This is a collection of our favorite new apps for both iOS and Android for your downloading pleasure.
The Card Table - iOS
Lingua.ly - GooglePlay
Entrain - iOS
PackPoint - GooglePlay
FireChat ... continue reading
Ah, Apple. Always with an eye for design and clean appearances. Sometimes this makes parts of their products not ideally functional. A prime example of this is the location of the USB ports on an iMac. Located on the back of the monitor, they require you to reach around and finagle your plug just to insert it. The ... continue reading
These headphones are a rebellion against plastic cans that are too delicate to stand up to all the wear and tear we put a pair through. Crafted from locally grown Canadian Maple, each pair is durable, solid, and provides a unique detailed tone. The density of the wood used offers naturally good insulation from outside ... continue reading
A couple years back, Lytro released a camera that allowed you to capture the entire light field when you were taking pictures. This gave you the ability to focus the images after you've taken them. In a word, it was fantastic. Now the company is back with another camera that you're going to want to get your hands on. ... continue reading
It doesn't matter if you're a member of the Mac or PC camp, the universal truth about laptops is that all chargers suck. FINsix is going to change all of that with the Dart adapter. Using patented MIT technology (FINsix was founded by a team of MIT grad students) called very high frequency (VHF) power conversion, the ... continue reading
If you’re in the market for a portable vaporizer, you’ve probably heard of the Pax. The sleek and discreet device from Ploom has been called the iPod of vaporizers. We took one for a spin to see if it’s worth the $250 price tag.
What is it?
A loose-leaf vaporizer that easily fits in your hand or in your pocket. ... continue reading