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We’re not electrical engineers, so we’re just going to let the people at Blueshift explain why supercapacitors are better than batteries for your portable Bluetooth speaker. “Batteries store energy chemically. Supercapacitors store energy physically, in an electric field. This allows supercapacitors to be charged very quickly, and to be extremely durable–the ones we use are rated for 500,000 recharges.” That’s a whole lot of recharges, but more importantly, it charges in five minutes. That’s right, the good looking, handcrafted in the USA Hydrogen speaker will get you more than 4 hours of playtime with a charge shorter than the line at Starbucks, the time it takes you to put on your socks and shoes or scroll through the most recent updates on your favorite men’s gear site. Sound comes from a 3″ full-range driver built into a ported bamboo cabinet with a Class-D amplifier and outfitted with Bluetooth A2DP and 1/8″ wired inputs. When you factor charging versus playback, Hydrogen might be the best deal in portable audio.

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We pride ourselves on being able to tackle problems and jigsaw puzzles like everyone else–from the edge pieces in. That’s a little more difficult when it comes to thousand piece adventures like the Moon puzzle you see here. In is out, out is in, and there’s an entire quadrant of almost fully gray pieces that depict the lunar surface, but all of that just adds to the productive difficulty you’ll experience when you’re assembling this jigsaw version of modern history. As they tell it, “July 16, 2019 marked the 50 year anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch – the historic mission to the Moon where Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first of humankind to set foot on the Moon. Our Moon puzzle celebrates this momentous achievement and will challenge and delight puzzle solvers everywhere.”