Patrona Shirt Shuttle

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Patrona is known for their out of the box thinking and eye-catching designs that are also tech savvy. The Shirt Shuttle is a water-resistant, crush proof case for your shirts when travelling.  Never again will your freshly pressed shirt get creased or wrinkled in your luggage.  The anti-crease design of the integrated folding board sports rounded edges prevent any kind of wrinkles or creases from forming in transit.  Buy (£30)

Foldylock

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Foldylock is an incredibly sturdy bike lock that folds to fit into a compact case that you can mount on your bike or toss in a backpack. Constructed of six hardened steel links sheathed in plastic to protect your bikes frame from scratches.  The Foldylock unfolds to a total length of 90cm (just under 3′) and weighs in at 1.5kg (3.3lbs).  The lock is rust free, and the manufacturer claims it has been subjected to rigorous salt bath testing with incredible results. Foldylock features anti-drilling rivets and cylinder secured in a hardened steel housing, its a tough lock to crack. Buy ($80 Kickstarter) Continue reading Foldylock

Easy-Macro

The Easy-Macro, not to be confused with Kraft’s delicious Easy-Mac, is a great way to take very detailed close up photos on your smartphone. Simply wrap the band around your phone or table, line up the 4x magnification lens to your camera and you’ll be taking crisp macro photos in no time.  The innovative design of basically a rubber band with a lens attached to it allows the Easy-Macro to fit almost any device while remaining small and easy to throw into a pocket or even a wallet when not in use. Check out some sample shots after the jump.  Buy ($15)   Continue reading Easy-Macro

iOauto Pro

The iOauto Pro by ProClip USA is a simple yet innovative way to mount your phone or other device safely in your car. The iOmounts system starts with the iOadapt, a super thin magnetic ring that adheres to the back of your device. The iOmounts core attaches to your dash with a car specific clip that doesn’t require any modification to your vehicle. The half-sphere design lets you optimize your viewing angle. You can orient your phone in landscape, portrait and anything in between. Removing is easy, all you need is a firm tug.  Buy ($80)

SOOT Electropack

We live in a society of being constantly connected and attached to our electronic devices.  One downside of this, especially with our mobile phones is that the battery life can’t keep up with our needs.  The SOOT Electropack is a bag system that meets your everyday needs with three different configurations: a small DSLR friendly messenger bag ($139 on Kickstarter with battery, $159 at launch); a larger, commuter focused backpack with a laptop sleeve ($159/$179); and when the two aforementioned bags are zipped together, a larger volume carry on perfect for carrying all your gear ($239/$299). It doesn’t end there.  Each component of the Electropack is available with a 10,000mAh battery with dual USB charging ports. The marine vinyl construction is durable and weather resistant. The pack allows you to keep your devices charged and remain off the grid for up to two weeks! You can make this bag a reality by supporting their Kickstarter Campaign today! Continue reading SOOT Electropack

Everlane Weekender Bag

The Weekender by Everlane should be a staple of every man’s travel kit.  This lightweight cabin-sized bag is perfect for day trips and weekend trips.  Its reverse denim construction make it stand out, but in all the right ways. Everlane spared no expense, employing 100% leather straps and accents, and water resistant khaki twill lining.  The Weekender fits in any overhead compartment. Priced right at $95, this bag will set you apart from the rest. Buy

Qlocktwo W

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The Qlocktwo W by Biegert&Funk flips the conventional watch concept on its head. Instead of a set of hands or a digital readout, the Qlocktwo W literally reads the time, in plain English. The stainless steel case measures 35 x 35 mm and contains a grid of 110 letters. When the button on the side is pressed, words that tell the time illuminate in random places. The Qlocktwo also shows the calendar date and even shows seconds. Available in 4 styles with a 24 mm leather strap. Buy ($770-880)

DJI Phantom Quadrotor with GoPro Mount

The DJI Phantom is one of the nicest looking and most affordable ($479 on Amazon) multi-rotor aerial filming systems on the market today.  It’s lightweight ready to fly design make for a easy set up; all you have to do is attach the propellers, charge the battery pack and add batteries to the remote control and you’re off. The flight range is 300 meters, but if the Phantom does go out of range, the autopilot system will take over and the unit will automatically fly back to its designated home base. This is all made possible by the Naza-M + GPS integrated flight dynamics system. The Phantom comes with an integrated mount for a GoPro, so you can get that impossible shot. Get yours today. Continue reading DJI Phantom Quadrotor with GoPro Mount

INCASE Snap Case for iPhone 4

Antennagate has provided many of us with options we may never have considered in the form of protective cases for the new iPhone. Apple’s solution to their new flagship devices’ signal issues, albeit a copout, was to administer a program to give out free cases to all who bought the phone. In addition to bumper cases made by Apple themselves, several cases from other manufacturers were also offered. I chose the clear snap case from INCASE.

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