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Today in Gear is our daily roundup of all the latest product announcements, drops and deals. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at tig@gearpatrol.com.


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The Best Smart Home Cameras of 2020
The Best Smart Home Cameras of 2020

It doesn't matter if you're building a smart home around Alexa, Google Assistant or Apple's HomeKit – there's a smart home camera that'll work for you.

9 Awesome Beach Cars You Can Buy for Less Than $15,000
9 Awesome Beach Cars You Can Buy for Less Than $15,000

We found some of our favorite used beach cars, ones that can hit the sand (and not be too fussy about it).

23 Style Releases We’re Completely Obsessed With This Week
23 Style Releases We’re Completely Obsessed With This Week

From vegan footwear to hoodies you should smoke into shorts that require a strong cocktail, it's all here.

5 Budget Watches That Look Way More Expensive Than They Are
5 Budget Watches That Look Way More Expensive Than They Are

Quality and refinement don't need to cost thousands. These five watches show that you can get that luxury look and experience for much less than you think.

American Watch Brands Are Back – Check These Out
American Watch Brands Are Back – Check These Out

Plus, why you should drink your best whiskey *right now*, our roundup of the technical shoes for day hikes, and rumors about the next (hybrid? AWD?) Ford Mustang.

High-Protein Cereal Might Be the Upgraded Quarantine Breakfast You’re Looking for
High-Protein Cereal Might Be the Upgraded Quarantine Breakfast You’re Looking for

Magic Spoon is cereal for cereal people, minus the cereal guilt.

Should You Buy an OLED Laptop? Here’s What You Need to Know
Should You Buy an OLED Laptop? Here’s What You Need to Know

Laptops with OLED displays, instead of the traditional LCD, are more popular than ever. So what's the deal?

This Awesome E-Bike Takes the Pain Out of Urban Riding, And It’s Back in Stock
This Awesome E-Bike Takes the Pain Out of Urban Riding, And It’s Back in Stock

Motorcycle style and comfort with bike practicality—and zero emissions.

This Should Be Your Next Dress Watch. Or Your Only Dress Watch
This Should Be Your Next Dress Watch. Or Your Only Dress Watch

The newly Seiko Presage "Cocktail Time" watches feature redesigned cases and eye-catching dials, and best of all, they're just $425 each.

The Porsche 911’s Sexy New Retro-Inspired Interior Makes It Even Better
The Porsche 911’s Sexy New Retro-Inspired Interior Makes It Even Better

Back-road cruise control, a smart axle lift and retro-inspired leather trim lead the list of improvements.

Looking for a Chronograph Watch? This Is One of the Coolest Models of 2020
Looking for a Chronograph Watch? This Is One of the Coolest Models of 2020

The Zenith Chronomaster Revival Shadow takes a classic chronograph and gives it a modern look, with an all-black treatment and a titanium case.

Ford’s Cheap New Compact Pickup Could Have a Very Familiar Name
Ford’s Cheap New Compact Pickup Could Have a Very Familiar Name

A new report suggests the name of Ford's new truck will have Tom Cruise and Mel Gibson excited.

What Mysterious New Sports Car Will Lamborghini Reveal Tomorrow?
What Mysterious New Sports Car Will Lamborghini Reveal Tomorrow?

A press release includes a tantalizing hint of a new car to come.

Here’s How to Score the Next Great Home Workout Shoe Early
Here’s How to Score the Next Great Home Workout Shoe Early

Reebok's Nano X, the successor to one of the best fitness products of last year, has all the makings of another workout winner.

Ford’s Recent Moves Suggest the Excursion Could Be Coming Back
Ford’s Recent Moves Suggest the Excursion Could Be Coming Back

Ford has applied to re-trademark a biiiig name from its 2000s lineup.


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Fresh Deals

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Home and Design Deals
Save up to 70%: If you’re looking for a benchmark office chair, a new dutch oven or outdoor furniture set, this might be worth the scroll. These are the best deals of the week on furniture, cookware and home gear.


Helle Kletten
Save 30%: With a 2.1-inch drop-point blade and a total weight of three ounces, the Kletten is the smallest knife Helle has ever made. It’s also only the company’s third folder, and the shortest of the exclusive group by over an inch.


Arc’teryx Cerium SL Vest
Save 25%: We’re still clinging to our favorite shoulder season layers. We also find ourselves shopping around for new ones and have a contender for top find in Arc’teryx’s Cerium SL Vest, now nearly $60 off at Backcountry.


Best Outdoor Gear Deals
Save up to 54%: This week’s discounts bring savings on everything from Nike trail running shoes and a spring-worthy rain jacket to a headlamp and coffee.


Best Fitness Deals of the Week
Save up to 48%: We’ve rounded up all the best discounts on shoes, clothes, equipment and nutrition just for you.


Raen Eyewear
Save 50%: From polarized to prescription, aviator to wayfarer, every style is half off.


Best Style Deals of the Week
Save 70%: Hats for all your virtual meetings, perfectly-washed jeans, comfy knits and more in this week’s roundup of best style deals.



Jack Mason Dive Watch
Save 40%: This orange-dialed diver from Jack Mason is an exclusive colorway developed for Huckberry, and it’s marked down from an MSRP of $275 to $165 today.

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