February 2, 2019
A Look Back at the Gear We Discovered This Week
We publish our weekly roundup of gear news for you to enjoy over the weekend. Savor it with your Saturday morning coffee, or use it to fend off the existential panic of Sunday night — it’s up to you. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, January 28
The end of 2018 saw a flurry of new and interesting bottles of brown hit the market — here are some of the highlights.
How does a decades-old company that created a product category reinvent itself and reimagine its most iconic product? The answer: magnets.
Spend more time outdoors and less time warming up your feet with the proper footwear for winter runs.
Tumi launched its A3 luggage collection with the least annoying marketing spokespeople in history: Lenny and Zoe Kravitz.
Tuesday, January 29
A company called Malboro and Kane just claimed to have created the smallest EDC flashlight ever, but is the light too tiny?
Jaybird's second-gen wireless earbuds are fully waterproof and sweatproof, designed to handle the sweatiest of ears.
Casper's new night light, the Glow, was designed to help you fall asleep. But perhaps its biggest calling card is its functionality beyond the nightstand.
Wednesday, January 30
Say it with us: li-quid cry-stal poly-mer.
According to reports, the next Golf GTI will have an all-new performance trim hinting and even more powerful Golf model on top of that, powered by the engine from an Audi RS3.
Long distance runners will be excited about Skechers' Performance newest running shoe.
Today, Cake announced a street-legal version of the original Cake electric motorcycle which landed on the GP100, and it's coming to the US.
Painstakingly produced by The Real McCoy's Americana-focused brand Joe McCoy.
The Journey Series will become your new go-to backpack for hiking, biking and more.
The Tacoma is charming. But, it’s far from perfect.
Thursday, January 31
The Nike Epic React 2 debuts and it's a beauty.
Patagonia often leads the industry in innovation, and in 2019 it will do so by overhauling its alpine shells and Black Hole bags.
These lightweight backcountry poles offer high-performance features for beginners and experts alike.
This high performance rock climbing shoe looks petrifying to non-climbers, but works wonders on some of the highest levels of climbing.
Smith has a record being the first to innovate in the snow goggle space and it will continue that habit in 2019.
Get that alligator strap look without actual alligator deaths.
Dahu boots hopes to upend how we think about ski boot design (and comfort) with its innovative two-piece construction, but will performance be sacrificed?
Friday, February 1
For 2019/2020 K2 is overhauling its entire freeride line of skis with a collection called Mindbender that uses all-new tech.
These trail runners work just as well on the pavement as on the trail, so transitions are seamless and you don't have to buy two separate shoes.
Whether the trails near you are dusty, rocky or muddy, you can tweak this trail shoe to make it work for you.
Marmot's high alpine jacket will keep you toasty throughout hour-long belay sessions.
Mountain Hardwear's ultralight Ghost Whisperer down jacket has become a best seller, but in 2019 the company plans to make it heavier.
Under Armour's latest addition to its HOVR line was inspired by all the gritty runners out there logging miles before breakfast.
Featuring the designs of 14 Inuit seamstresses.
The Concept 300 is "the most audio advanced loudspeaker" that Q Acoustics has ever made.
Tuff Duck fabric made with hemp, organic cotton and recycled polyester.