Tag Archives: waterproof

  • Firesleeve: The Waterproof Lighter From Exotac

    Firesleeve: The Waterproof Lighter From Exotac

    Fire and water famously don’t get along together, and that’s especially true of our handheld fire-devices like lighters and matches – the cheap, commonplace versions of them anyway. Enter the Exotac Firesleeve (also stylized as “fireSLEEVE,” but even I have a breaking point when it comes to stylized capitalization), a lighter that keeps water out […]

  • Nikon 1 AW1 Camera

    Nikon 1 AW1 Camera

    The Nikon 1 AW1 is a typically cutting-edge piece of photographic equipment for people who are serious about taking professional-quality photographs. But perhaps the most important feature of the 1 AW1 is its durability. Billed as the “first waterproof and shockproof interchangeable lens camera” in the world, the Nikon 1 AW1 can withstand falls from […]

  • The Xperia Z And ZL Smartphones From Sony

    The Xperia Z And ZL Smartphones From Sony

    Yesterday, the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show got off to a pretty cool start with the announcement of two new smartphones in the Sony Xperia line. They’re the Z and ZL, and they come equipped with a host of cutting-edge features: A 5-inch 1080p ‚ÄúReality Display,” a Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor, a MicroSD slot, and […]