Tech & Gear

  • World Time Moon Watch From Patek Philippe

    World Time Moon Watch From Patek Philippe

    Watch brand Patek Philippe has been keeping time for a very impressive 175 years, and to celebrate the momentous anniversary they’ve unveiled a limited edition World Time Moon (which is unfortunately not the name of a lost Brian Eno single), available in both men’s and women’s sizes. The Patek Philippe World Time Moon earns its […]

  • Flic: A Photo Management App

    Flic: A Photo Management App

    I’ve often read statistics that say that we (“we” being human beings) have taken more photos in the last year than in the whole of human history before the year 2000, or some other outrageous claim. The reason for this is the popularity of cell phone cameras, and it acts as a nice reminder that […]

  • Acorns: An App For Encouraging Better Money Habits

    Acorns: An App For Encouraging Better Money Habits

    Unless you’re making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, you probably wish you were better at saving money. If you think it would be easier to save if you didn’t consciously realize you were saving, Acorns just might be the app for you. Acorns works by syncing up with your debit card. Whenever you make […]

  • Plastc Card: Up To 20 Personal Cards In One (Video)

    Plastc Card: Up To 20 Personal Cards In One (Video)

    If you open up your wallet, there’s a good chance that you will see a depressing and Costanzaesque number of not just credit and debit cards, but also stray gift cards, access cards, and other card-shaped detritus. Before you sigh and wonder if there’s a better way, we’re here to tell you that there is: It’s […]

  • iPad Air 2: Details Allegedly Leaked Before Official Unveiling (Photos)

    iPad Air 2: Details Allegedly Leaked Before Official Unveiling (Photos)

    Even though the official iPad Air announcement from Apple is more than a week away, a substantial set of details and pictures allegedly pertaining to the iPad Air 2 have been released to the internet. The details include an upgrade to the iPad Air’s 5-megapixel camera which will reportedly be 8 megapixels on the iPad […]

  • RoomScan: An App That Draws Up Floor Plans Automatically (Video)

    RoomScan: An App That Draws Up Floor Plans Automatically (Video)

    Our forefathers in the pre-digital era had to be more geometrically inclined as a matter of necessity, even if just to follow maps and whatnot. But in today’s world, you’d be lucky to find two guys out of ten who could draw you even a passable floor plan of their home or office, which is […]

  • Karma: A Pay-As-You-Go WiFi Hotspot (Video)

    Karma: A Pay-As-You-Go WiFi Hotspot (Video)

    Everyone who pays a bill for internet service every month has a sneaking suspicion tucked away in the back of their minds: They’re paying too much for internet. But short of the tactical cancellation call, there’s not much you can do about it. Not, at least, without Karma, a new WiFi hotspot that gives users […]

  • Bitplay Snap 6: Optimize Your iPhone 6’s Camera (Video)

    Bitplay Snap 6: Optimize Your iPhone 6’s Camera (Video)

    For most people, the cameras built into the iPhone 6 (and countless smartphones before it) make it perfectly acceptable for everyday pointing and shooting. But if you’re looking for a little bit more from your phone’s camera, there’s the Bitplay Snap 6, an iPhone 6 case that equips the phone with several new features that focus […]

  • UZI Tactical Pens Are Mightier Than the Sword

    UZI Tactical Pens Are Mightier Than the Sword

    In the 1973 film Blade, Detective Tommy Blade (not to be confused with the vampire hunter Blade, that’s a completely different Blade) uses a small gun that looks like a pen to kill a guy who’s been going around beating young women to death in New York City. I only bring it up because I […]