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  • Survival Laces From Wasatch Outdoors: Much More Than Shoelaces

    Survival Laces From Wasatch Outdoors: Much More Than Shoelaces

    Shoelaces are not really one of the things I find myself thinking about very often.  In fact, the only time I do think about them is when I’m tying them, and sometimes not even then. But someone at Wasatch Outdoors has clearly put a lot of thought into the potential of shoelaces, because now we […]

  • Miti Log Stove Needs Just One Log to Cook

    Miti Log Stove Needs Just One Log to Cook

    Any outdoorsman will tell you that the first thing you do upon reaching the outdoors is gather wood for a fire. But what if you only needed one log instead of, I dunno, however many you normally need to get a decent cook fire started? That scenario is what’s offered by the MITI log stove […]

  • Garmin Varia Rearview Radar for Bicycles

    Garmin Varia Rearview Radar for Bicycles

    One of the reasons bikes are a bit riskier on the open road than cars is because of the lack of conventional rear-view mirrors, but a new product from Garmin actually does a mirror one or two better. It’s the Garmin Varia Rearview Radar. The Garmin Varia Rearview Radar is a radar unit designed to […]

  • Kamawatch Hypercolor Watch Changes Colors With Temperature (Photos)

    Kamawatch Hypercolor Watch Changes Colors With Temperature (Photos)

    Smartwatches are great and all, but sometimes you just want a watch that tells you the time – and, uh, the temperature. To satisfy those requirements in a very cool-looking way is the Kamawatch Hypercolor, a watch that uses thermal technology to change color along with the temperature – much like a mood ring, but […]

  • Alex Trebek Raps ‘Fresh Prince’ Theme on ‘Jeopardy’ (Video)

    Alex Trebek Raps ‘Fresh Prince’ Theme on ‘Jeopardy’ (Video)

    There are two raps that every middle-aged white person knows the words to: “99 Problems” and the theme song to The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. And since we’re unlikely to see Alex Trebek reciting Jay Z’s “I’m like fuck critics you can kiss my whole asshole” on Jeopardy any time soon, we’re going to have […]

  • The Anchor From Elevation Lab Stores Headphones Under Your Desk (Photos)

    The Anchor From Elevation Lab Stores Headphones Under Your Desk (Photos)

    One common quandary that never gets talked about is headphone storage. Where are you supposed to keep your headphones, especially if you, perish the thought, have two pairs? Elevation Lab has the answer: Right under your desk, with The Anchor. The Anchor is a simple yet brilliant two-sided hook that mounts on the bottom of […]

  • Titanium Pocket Bit: Keyring, Screwdriver, EDC Multitool

    Titanium Pocket Bit: Keyring, Screwdriver, EDC Multitool

    It’s not a good idea to load your keyring down with a bunch of unnecessary garbage – before you know it you’re lugging around a pound or two of metal on that thing, which is a bit of a waste for something that’s really just supposed to hold your keys. But the Titanium Pocket Bit […]

  • Pearl: The App for Oyster Lovers

    Pearl: The App for Oyster Lovers

    I’ve written about a lot of specialized smartphone apps for this site, like an app for buying and selling sneakers or a dating app for pot-smokers. But Pearl has to be the most specialized one yet – an app for getting real-time information on the best oysters for sale at seafood restaurants in your area. […]

  • Introducing the Deep Fried Big Mac by ‘Peep My Eats’ (Video)

    Introducing the Deep Fried Big Mac by ‘Peep My Eats’ (Video)

    If you thought a McDonald’s Big Mac couldn’t get any unhealthier/more delicious, you obviously haven’t been exposed to the latest culinary innovation from Peep My Eats. It’s the deep fried Big Mac, the two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun you know and love with a thick coating […]