Tech & Gear

  • Suunto Traverse Alpha Watch for Outdoor Adventures

    Suunto Traverse Alpha Watch for Outdoor Adventures

    New from Suunto is another addition to their line of watches specifically engineered in both form and function to serve as perfect wrist-bound companions for protracted outdoor adventures. It’s called the Suunto Traverse Collection, and one of its newest prize jewels is the Suunto Traverse Alpha. The Suunto Traverse Alpha can keep metaphorically ticking for […]

  • Rouge et Noir Montblanc Heritage Collection Pens

    Rouge et Noir Montblanc Heritage Collection Pens

    Legendary pen brand Montblanc has been around for an impressive 110 years, and one of the things they’re doing to celebrate is releasing a Montblanc Heritage Collection of their Rouge et Noir pen – the first Montblanc pen ever, having also been developed 110 years ago way back in 1906. The Rouge et Noir Montblanc […]

  • PIXO: Use Your Tablet as Second Desktop Display

    PIXO: Use Your Tablet as Second Desktop Display

    The benefits of a second display for your desktop computing setup are well-known, if you’re the type of Matrix jockey who can make use of it. And now, if you have a tablet sitting around, you can discover these benefits yourself with the aid of PIXO. PIXO is essentially a magnetic desktop mount that lets […]

  • Swiza Redesigns the Swiss Army Knife

    Swiza Redesigns the Swiss Army Knife

    The Swiss Army knife is one of the most iconic designs of the 20th century (having actually been designed a little before then in the late 1800s), and seemingly impervious to redesign. But the people at Swiza, nominally a timepiece brand, have taken a crack at it anyway, with surprisingly pleasing results. Swiza’s redesigned Swiss […]

  • Floating Sauna From goCstudio (Photos)

    Floating Sauna From goCstudio (Photos)

    If you’ve recently found yourself on the banks of Seattle‘s Lake Union, you may have noticed a curious structure floating in the middle of the lake. It’s the Floating Sauna, a crowdfunded project from goCstudio that’s pretty much exactly what it sounds like. The Floating Sauna is a buoyant combination of aluminum, plywood, and an […]

  • Digital Sky In-Flight Entertainment Prototype From Thales Group

    Digital Sky In-Flight Entertainment Prototype From Thales Group

    Watching TV or a movie on an airplane, like most other aspects of air travel, is pretty miserable. But aerospace company Thales Group recently unveiled a prototype for technology that would vastly improve the in-flight entertainment experience: It’s called Digital Sky. The first and arguably most important innovation offered by Digital Sky is the huge […]

  • Moleskine Smart Writing Set

    Moleskine Smart Writing Set

    Moleskine and other companies have flirted with the concept of a “smart notebook” for a while now, something that combines the convenience and versatility of digital cloud-based computing with the tactile yet intangible values of writing and drawing with a pen and paper. The Moleskine Smart Writing Set is the latest example. The Moleskine Smart […]

  • WHOOP Performance Optimization System

    WHOOP Performance Optimization System

    If you’re interested in going well beyond the usual threshold for personal fitness trackers—if, for instance, you’re actually a professional, or even competitive, athlete—WHOOP Performance Optimization System will allow you to do this, while also letting you “perform better and win more” in the bargain. The WHOOP Performance Optimization System appears on the surface to be […]

  • Automatic Music Censorship Tech Patented by Apple

    Automatic Music Censorship Tech Patented by Apple

    “Censorship” is generally not a very appealing word, but there’s still plenty of money to be made on the process, especially as technology advances to the point where it becomes automatic. Apple has reportedly patented just such an automatic music censorship technology that we may begin to see rolled out in the near future. Apple’s […]