Today in gear we examine, Brooklinen’s dreams of affordable sheets, an innovative mattress that packs down in a box, Evel Knieval’s trip to Oklahoma, NIke’s stealthy new driver, a 6 wheeled ATV and a subscription service for vapers.
Lots of light, and a little smoke
Amazon’s Fire TV provides the best experience of any streaming device for consumers who’ve spent more than a few paychecks on the company’s media ecosystem. No question about it: if you live and die by Amazon Prime Instant Video, buy the Fire TV and rejoice. But what if you aren’t a card-carrying member of the Bezos fan club? We found a comfy couch and tested it out.
Today in gear we examine Lytro’s professional-grade light field camera, Madden Equipment’s convertible brief, Colson Whitehead’s take on gambling and jerky, Sleepy Jones’ Spalding boxer briefs and RipCurl’s smart watch for surfers.
Today in gear we examine Pioneer’s new DJ ear buds, Cool Hunting’s latest collaboration, a sous vide machine from the future, Blue Lounge’s handy accessory for iMac owners and Nike’s latest summer release.
Today in Gear, we examine Sony’s new 4k media player, plywood task chairs, bluetooth-enabled air purifiers, an EDC kit for cyclists, an educational whisky series and a candle worthy of your ambitions.
Today in Gear we examine Philips’s laser-guided beard trimmer, a transforming Raven lawn mower, Arnette prescription frames, organic whey powder, a Chrome remote desktop for mobile and an easy solution for popped tires.
Today in gear, we examine the “edgier” new Camry, Nocs’ improved earbuds, charred moonshine, Google’s stand alone camera app, reusable BBQ sheets, and Sonic Edition’s new print collection with Freemans Sporting Club.
Today in Gear, we examine a shaving solution to end razor burn woes, the app your coffee addiction’s been waiting for, a gear brand for the greater good, Anker’s five port charging solution and Artifox’s take on a better desktop experience.
Today in Gear we examine Land Rover’s new Discovery concept, an app for commission free trades, TwelveSouth’s BookArc Möd, the emasculating smart grill of the future, Pentax’s impressive new medium-format rig and a table you can take anywhere.
Today in Gear we examine a new book for Cub’s fans, your iMac’s new wood friend, Lexus’ sharp crossover, barrels for homebrew and “The Rhino”.
Today in gear we examine a wooden suit for the PS4, the perfect stout glass, Omega’s latest astronaut watch, the global launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S5, Bellroy’s new slim wallet and a Hoover vacuum that ditches the cord for good.
Today in Gear we examine small survival kits, the perfect living room keyboard, LunarGrands for the office, Amazon’s Dash scanner and Dropbox’s organizing gallery app.
Today in gear we examine Lightroom’s move to the iPad, Isoara’s take on sweats, a jump rope for cross fit and Black Magic’s new Studio Camera.
Today in Gear: April 8th, 2014. We check out Sony’s new full frame compact, the hangars of the future, tear-inducing poems and more.
Today in Gear we examine Cobra’s iRad 230, Dodocase’s Leathercraft collection, TruFuel’s lawn pre-mixed mower solutions and the PackPoint packing list app for Android.
Today in Gear, we examine McIntosh’s first dedicated headphone amp, clear planters for the modern green thumb, Longines’s latest vintage-inspired beauty and a GoPro housing built for black-ops.
Today in Gear we examine Amazon’s assault on the living room, Jack Spade’s new line of sunglasses, Burberry’s linen ties for spring and Tag Heuer’s Carrera CH80.
Today in Gear we examine Ray-Ban’s new customizable remix program, Nike Soccer’s revised away kit for team U.S.A., the return of the Omega Seamaster 300, your new guide to alpine training and Bluelounge’s key-sized charging accessory for Android.
Today in Gear we examine simple fly fishing gear, minimal adidas, a thermometer on the fly and much more.
Today in Gear we examine the return of the “Pepsi bezel”, Office’s move to mobile, an off-roading bumper built for Wranglers, a new escapement from Nomos and a modern take on the Super 8.
Today in Gear we examine Barbour & Landrover’s first collaboration, DSPTCH’s new spring bags, coffee from the Berkshires and your new guide to moonshining.
Today in Gear we examine quieter lawn mowers, a book on quail hunting rigs, Bamboo bicycles and winey Glenmorangie.
Today in Gear we examine a vintage military bag revised for 2014, Marmot’s first dance with Polartec Alpha, La Sportiva’s advanced Vapor Nano Skis and the mother of all iPhone camera accessories.
Today in Gear we examine the world’s fastest external drive, Bell’s throwback helmets, your guide to aging beer and a ladder accessory that lends a helping hand.
Today in Gear we take a look at Nike’s fanatical socks, the world’s smallest interchangeable lens camera, miner lighting & a book with all the answers to the question “what if?”
Today in Gear we examine Sony’s take on virtual reality, Porsche’s new Cayman and Boxster GTS, Ghurka’s Norwalk collection and more.
Today in gear we examine a fine pot stilled Irish Whiskey, the manliest unicycle ever, a varsity jacket turned shirt, Merc’s new glorious S-Class coupe and more.
Today in gear: Android’s play on wearables, Yak wool cardigans, a coke glass for serious coke habits and beer flavored Jelly beans.
Today in Gear we examine the notebook of the future, your guide to Japanese drinking culture, TOMS’ segue into coffee and 4k-upconverting cords.