Tech & Gear

  • Sprimo Personal Air Purifier

    Sprimo Personal Air Purifier

    I hate to be the one to tell you this, but chances are the air that you’re pumping through your lungs is loaded with pollutants, contaminants, carcinogens, and God knows what else. There are a lot of air purifiers out there to help you clean some of it up, but most of them waste a […]

  • Lytro Cinema: “The Ultimate Creative Tool”

    Lytro Cinema: “The Ultimate Creative Tool”

    Film cameras have advanced a lot in the last several years, with particular leaps and bounds occurring in the field of digital cinematography. But the Lytro Cinema makes all those leaps and bounds seem like a fat camp hopscotch tournament, thanks to Lytro’s Light Field technology. The mechanics of Light Field are (as you might […]

  • Surround 360 Camera Rig Introduced by Facebook

    Surround 360 Camera Rig Introduced by Facebook

    Yesterday at the F8 Conference for developers in the tech industry, Facebook introduced a kind of scary-looking piece of hardware for capturing fully immersive 360-degree video. Instead of calling it the Roswell or the Flying Saucer or something like that, they went with Surround 360. The Surround 360 is loaded up with 17 separate cameras, […]

  • ‘Forest of Light’ Installation From COS (Photos)

    ‘Forest of Light’ Installation From COS (Photos)

    Fashion brand COS is known for its stark, functional designs to be worn by both women and men, but their latest promotional project takes simplicity to another level. It’s the Forest of Light, an art installation currently on display at Milan’s Salon del Mobile in the formerly abandoned Cinema Arti theater. The Forest of Light […]

  • Dedicato a David Tabletop Cigar Cutter

    Dedicato a David Tabletop Cigar Cutter

    The classic cigar cutter was used for decades to prepare cigars for smoking and to intimidate underlings in the early part of the industrial era well into the 20th century. Now, the people at Emporio Berti are paying tribute to those days, as well as to their founder David Berti, with the Dedicato a David […]

  • H20 Ninja Full Face Snorkel Mask (Video)

    H20 Ninja Full Face Snorkel Mask (Video)

    Who is that lethal predator cutting through the water like a sai, heedless to the danger that surrounds him from all dimensions? I don’t know, but he or she is wearing the H20 Ninja, a full face snorkel mask that looks like something Godfrey Ho would wear while snorkeling. The H20 Ninja is “designed to […]

  • 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 […]