Tech & Gear

  • Dango Tactical Wallet: “Redefining the Wallet”

    Dango Tactical Wallet: “Redefining the Wallet”

    Generally if you want to win a fight with a wallet, the process simply involves taking all your cash and credit cards out, handing them over to your assailant, and hoping for the best. But the Dango Tactical Wallet offers a more direct approach, with a multi-tool that also has a lot of non-violent applications. […]

  • iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Unveiled by Apple (Video)

    iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Unveiled by Apple (Video)

    After months of rumors, innuendo, and premature outrage, Apple has finally given the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus their official unveiling. Many of the rumors turned out to be true—most notably the one about that missing headphone jack—and response to the new iPhone has been decidedly cooler than towards previous installments. Still, there are […]

  • Urinary 2.0: The Next Phase of Urination Technology

    Urinary 2.0: The Next Phase of Urination Technology

    Imagine, if you will, a urinal that isn’t just a urinal, but instead a completely hands-free receptacle and automatic cleanser that will completely change the way you urinate. Now stop imagining because there’s the Urinary 2.0, a “smart urinal” recently unveiled by a Spanish technological development team and now in its prototype phase. I’m going […]

  • Ka-Bar Tactical Spork

    Ka-Bar Tactical Spork

    Over the course of a soldier‘s life, he or she comes across myriad weapons and tools necessary to his or her survival. The latest is the Ka-Bar Tactical Spork, which combines the skewering power of the fork with the scooping function of a spoon, as well as the multi-purpose cutting power of a serrated knife […]

  • Balthazar Robot Clock From MB&F (Video)

    Balthazar Robot Clock From MB&F (Video)

    You may remember the Melchior Robot Clock from last year, particularly if you’re interested in humanoid robot timepieces. Now, MB&F is back with another entry in just that genre: Balthazar, who like his predecessor has a few interesting tricks up his sleeve for the wealthy and discerning clock or gadget collector. Balthazar is a hefty […]

  • Rolex Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 40 Introduced

    Rolex Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 40 Introduced

    It’s Labor Day (or Labour Day, if you prefer) as I write this, and I can’t think of a better way to celebrate all of the working people of the world than by discussing a new line of 40mm Rolex Yacht-Master watches recently introduced by the brand. And the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 40 is certainly […]

  • 108M Mega Yacht: An Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept

    108M Mega Yacht: An Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept

    I doubt if the average yacht owner could be troubled to give more than the most minor of considerations to the environment, but perhaps there is a market out there for people who want to voyage across the seas in absolute luxury but also while being energy efficient. For them, there’s the 108M, a new […]

  • Fidget Cube: A Desktop Toy to Improve Focus

    Fidget Cube: A Desktop Toy to Improve Focus

    Fidgeting is an unavoidable habit for some of us, which raises the question not of whether or not to fidget, but rather what we’re going to fidget with.  Pens, balled up pieces of paper, and anything else that might be at hand are usually fair game, but the Fidget Cube is a desktop toy specifically for […]

  • ‘RedBall Project’ by Kurt Perschke Comes to Antwerp (Photos)

    ‘RedBall Project’ by Kurt Perschke Comes to Antwerp (Photos)

    If you found yourself strolling down the streets of Antwerp, Belgium late last month, you may have noticed that some of the city’s more distinctive landmarks had a curious addition: A giant red ball. You weren’t hallucinating after watching Minority Report or that one episode of Seinfeld with the giant ball of oil, but instead […]

  • Karlbox: Karl Lagerfeld’s Almost $3,000 Box of Colored Pencils

    Karlbox: Karl Lagerfeld’s Almost $3,000 Box of Colored Pencils

    When legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld sits down to make some sketches, his art supplier of choice is Faber-Castell, from which he keeps 350 drawing tools in his personal arsenal. Now, a limited edition item lets buyers have their own luxury duplication of Lagerfeld’s crayons: The Karlbox. Unlike your typical Crayola box, the Karlbox A: […]