• Tool Pen Screwdriver Changes Bits Like Pop-A-Point Pencils From Elementary School

    Tool Pen Screwdriver Changes Bits Like Pop-A-Point Pencils From Elementary School

    Somehow, I never saw the design of pop-a-point pencils (you should remember them from grade school) ever being used to make a screwdriver with interchangeable bits.  But someone did.  And it works so much better than I ever would have expected.  Called the Tool Pen, it’s the portable, multi-bit screwdriver you’ll actually want to carry around. Made by Taiwan-based Mininch, the tool is, literally, a pop-a-point screwdriver.  Just like the pencil counterpart, it comes with multiple bits stacked inside the [...]

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  • This 55×44-Inch Matador Pocket Blanket Can Fold Smaller Than Your Wallet

    This 55×44-Inch Matador Pocket Blanket Can Fold Smaller Than Your Wallet

    Most picnic blankets are, generally, compact enough, able to fold into a neat bundle that you can easily slip into a bag.  But why not make them fold even smaller?  That’s exactly what they did with the Matador Pocket Blanket, a functional picnic blanket you can slip into your front jeans pocket. We’re not entirely sure how it’s able to fold so small.  I’ve used blankets that’s rated to sit four people before (two, if you’re laying down on the [...]

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  • Forget The Cooler, Take This Solar-Powered Anywhere Fridge To Your Next Outdoor Adventure

    Forget The Cooler, Take This Solar-Powered Anywhere Fridge To Your Next Outdoor Adventure

    Can you finally bring a fridge to your next camping adventure?  That’s the hope behind the Anywhere Fridge, a portable outdoor fridge that uses solar power to keep your food and beverages cold. While it looks nothing more than a metal ice chest, the appliance comes with removable solar panels at the top that feed power to a battery module inside the machine.  There’s no mention of how much electricity the setup can actually generate, but I guess they’re hoping [...]

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  • Patchnride Can Repair Punctured Bike Tires In 60 Seconds

    Patchnride Can Repair Punctured Bike Tires In 60 Seconds

    Patchnride is a small handheld tool that you can use to quickly patch punctures on your bicycle tires.  And by quickly, they’re not kidding.  You don’t even need to remove the tire from the bike.  Instead, you just patch it in place using a process that can take as short as 60 seconds. Instead of a messy and laborious 12-step process like traditional tire repair work, the device lets you fix a tire in just a few steps. You simply [...]

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  • Monbento Soup Bowl Lets You Brown Bag Soups And Stews Without Hassle

    Monbento Soup Bowl Lets You Brown Bag Soups And Stews Without Hassle

    If you like packing your wife’s stew for lunch at work, you’ve probably figured out a way to bag it without suffering through disastrous leaks and similar messes.  Like keeping it in a travel bottle or hacking a tupperware container into a portable lunch box or something similar.  Well, you can stop using those makeshift solutions with the Monbento Soup Bowl, a specialty travel container for brown bagging liquid food items. Styled like a regular soup bowl, it not only [...]

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  • Behold, The Churro Ice Cream Sandwich

    Behold, The Churro Ice Cream Sandwich

    Food mash-ups are definitely a thing these days.  Sometimes, it works, like the case with the Waffle Taco.  Sometimes, it doesn’t.  One look at this Churro Ice Cream Sandwich, though, and the watering in your mouth tells all you need to know about which camp it belongs in. Made by LA-based pop-up operation Churro Borough, it combines two well-loved desserts into one cold, sweet treat that’s tough to imagine not being an instant crowd-favorite any place you see it being [...]

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  • Hazet Collapsible Tool Trolley: This Toolbox Turns Into A Mobile Shelf

    Hazet Collapsible Tool Trolley: This Toolbox Turns Into A Mobile Shelf

    You’re working on the car, both arms covered in a sleeveful of grease. You dig into your toolbag to get an O ring sitting in the bottom, smearing the rest of the tools with the same slime all over your arms. Bad idea. The Hazet Collapsible Tool Trolley lets you keep the same tools in one place while avoiding messy results. When closed, it looks like a large toolbox that you can carry with two hands or pull along the ground. When [...]

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  • ZR Hoverboard: It’s Not The Flying Skateboard We Asked For, But We’ll Take It

    ZR Hoverboard: It’s Not The Flying Skateboard We Asked For, But We’ll Take It

    When I read someone made a hoverboard, I really thought our Back to the Future dreams are finally realized. Then I found out it wasn’t. And I was sad. But then I checked out the ZR Hoverboard and I wasn’t sad anymore. Total want! You know those hydro jetpacks that are attached to a jet ski’s propulsion then mounted on your body so you can fly over a body of water like a superhero? Well, this is the same thing. Except instead [...]

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  • These Lotus Belle Tents Provide Luxury Shelter Fit For Nomad Kings

    These Lotus Belle Tents Provide Luxury Shelter Fit For Nomad Kings

    Sleeping under the stars? Sounds sweet. Doing it while lying inside a cramped tent with four other people? Sounds icky. If you’re not up to the inconvenience of slumming it to enjoy the outdoors, forget regular camping tents and pick up one of Lotus Belle’s luxury “glamping” tents instead. Enough headroom to accommodate walking upright? Check. Spacious floor area that can hold your Iorca Chic Bed, a couch, and whole load of creature comforts? Check. A fancy style fit to [...]

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  • Hey Joe Coffee Mug: This Travel Mug Can Brew Its Own Coffee

    Hey Joe Coffee Mug: This Travel Mug Can Brew Its Own Coffee

    Most travel mugs do a great job of keeping your coffee at ideal temperatures. But that drink is still going to have to be brewed before you leave home — a process that can eat many precious minutes to your already hectic morning rituals. The Hey Joe Coffee Mug cuts off that requirement, letting you brew coffee right on the same mug you drink from while you drive through traffic on the way to the office. And, no, it won’t [...]

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  • Amok Draumr Hammock Gives Campers A Flat, Stable, Bed-Like Cot

    Amok Draumr Hammock Gives Campers A Flat, Stable, Bed-Like Cot

    As relaxing (and, in certain instances, as mesmerizing) as a hammock may be, it really doesn’t make for the most comfortable bed, giving you extremely limited options in sleeping positions. The Amok Draumr changes that, providing a flat bed-like sleeping surface that accommodates tossing and turning to your heart’s content. Rather than being suspended by ropes on two ends, the hammock is held up using straps on each of the two sides, which helps create a more stable line.  Inside the [...]

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  • TIK Just Might Be The Most Compact Way To Carry Your Keys

    TIK Just Might Be The Most Compact Way To Carry Your Keys

    Described as “the world thinnest and lightest keychain,” TIK isn’t just a clever way to bundle keys like the Orbitkey. Instead, it changes the way keys should look like, which makes for a less simple but considerably more streamlined solution. Instead of a regular key with a head, TIK uses keys with the head totally removed, allowing it to be dramatically smaller than regular keys by default. It still functions like a regular key (you insert it in the door and [...]

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  • KLAX Multi-Tool Lets You Weaponize A Piece Of Stick Into A Deadly Axe

    KLAX Multi-Tool Lets You Weaponize A Piece Of Stick Into A Deadly Axe

    Just like the gazillion of multi-tools out there, KLAX can be used as a hammer, a hex wrench, and a ruler, among other things. Unlike them, however, the darn thing can attach to the end of a handle and immediately turn into a deadly axe that lets you live out your lumberjack (or axe murderer, whichever the case may be) fantasies. When detached from its handle, the device is slim enough to be slipped into your jeans’ back pocket, allowing you to walk [...]

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  • Tentsile Connect Tree Tent Links Up With Other Suspended Tents To Build Floating Super Camps

    Tentsile Connect Tree Tent Links Up With Other Suspended Tents To Build Floating Super Camps

    Tentsile’s original Stingray tent gave campers an entirely different way to enjoy their outdoor stay, allowing them to set up a temporary shelter away from the cold, muddy ground and all the little bugs that inhabit it. The new Tentsile Connect gives campers the same portable treehouse, but adds a modular component that lets you cluster multiple tents together into your very own super camp. No more finding individual spots to set up multiple suspended tents. Instead, the entire group can set [...]

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  • Doona: This Infant Car Seat Folds Out Into A Functional Stroller

    Doona: This Infant Car Seat Folds Out Into A Functional Stroller

    Unlike other car seat and stroller combos, the Doona doesn’t require parents to remove the legs and wheels when strapping it to the car. Instead, it uses a folding mechanism that cleverly tucks those parts in, allowing the whole stroller to strap into the vehicle like any regular rearward-facing car seat. Made by Simple Parenting, it’s described as “the world’s first infant car seat with a complete and fully integrated mobility solution.” When going from stroller to car seat, you simply retract [...]

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  • Helinox Ultralight Table Folds To The Size Of An Umbrella

    Helinox Ultralight Table Folds To The Size Of An Umbrella

    The Helinox Ultralight Table is a camping table that can fold to a size no bigger than your gunbrella and no heavier than a travel bottle filled with your favorite refreshment. It’s the efficient, convenient, and functional table every outdoor enthusiast who insists on packing light will never have to think twice about bringing along. Measuring just 16.1 inches long and 3.5 inches in diameter with a weight of 1.5 pounds when folded, it gets you a usable table with none of [...]

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  • Hopbox Is An Affordable, Simple, And Stylish Homebrewing Kit

    Hopbox Is An Affordable, Simple, And Stylish Homebrewing Kit

    Want to homebrew your own beer, but not ready to invest an arm and a leg in an expensive personal brewery? We think these affordable and compact Hopbox Home Brewing Kits can give you a fun and satisfying start. A classic brewing kit, there’s nothing high-tech about this — no machines to plug in, no buttons to push, and no bulky equipment to take half the floor space in the basement. Instead, it’s like a basic chemistry set with rustic lab [...]

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  • BarkerBag Is A Sleeping Bag Designed For Your Dog

    BarkerBag Is A Sleeping Bag Designed For Your Dog

    If your dog likes sleeping by your feet when you’re at home, chances are he’ll want to do the same thing when you take him camping. And while he can always just snuggle by the side of your sleeping bag, the BarkerBag offers your pet a more comfortable alternative. Made by Storms Design, it’s a dog-sized sleeping bag that zips into either side of the bottom half of yours, giving your canine pal his own warm and cozy place to rest [...]

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  • Code Mode Light Is A “Do Not Disturb” Sign For Programmers

    Code Mode Light Is A “Do Not Disturb” Sign For Programmers

    Sure, you can hang a “Do Not Disturb” sign when you’re in the zone, but we doubt it will stop the self-important and inconsiderate clowns in the office from disturbing you when they feel the need to assert their ego into your space. The Code Mode Light won’t keep them from infringing on your flow either, but at least it looks way cooler than an old-school signboard. Hey, that counts for something. A light-up wall-mounted sign for programmers, it lets [...]

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