The Garmin Vivofit ($130) is the latest in activity monitoring wearable devices. What sets it apart is that each day it sets a personalized goal for you, tracks your progress and lets you know when it's time to get out of your chair. It does all this buy learning your current activity level and assigning you reachable daily goals. Each time you meet a goal Vivofit will adjust the goal for the next day. It also displays steps, distance, calories, and monitors your sleep patterns. You can even pair it with a heart monitor.
With a focus on innovative architectural design, Berkshire House ($CALL) appeals to the modern city dweller who is looking for a home away from home. Taking a home high up into the treetops, this high-quality property blends into nature with a full glass front complete with four large sliding doors. Built as a two-bedroom property for those wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city, the open plan design of this entire home has been constructed to allow optimal light to flood its interior. Standing at just 900sf, the architects have managed to create a compact but realistic living space with the loft area also functioning as a second bedroom.
We just passed the 101st anniversary of the Titanic. What better way to commiserate than a tea bag holder. The Teatanic ($11) was designed by Gordon Adler in the likeness of the ill-fated RMS Titanic. It's made from stainless steel and is extremely easy to use. Insert your tea bag into the center and hook it on the side of your mug. When done, just squeeze the sides to get out all the goodness without the worry of burning your fingers.
Apple had its big reveal today detailing new features with the Apple 5s ($199-$399). Although there is nothing earth shattering the three new features should make for a much improved user experience. The major features include updated processors, updated camera, and new security system. Complete details after the break.(more…)
The Outclass Indigo Floral SS Shirt is perfect. Casual with a subtle print that allows you to contrast the lighter blues in the shirt with darker denim and a navy bag. Perfect for a day out on the town.1. Shirt: Outclass Indigo Floral SS Shirt ($179) 2. Denim: Denim: Rogue Territory Slub SK 17 OZ ($245) 3. Shoes: Adidas Originals Stan Smith - Navy ($79) 4. Bracelet: J. Crew x CAPUTO & CO. Hand-Braided Bracelet ($75) 5. Watch: Daniel Wellington Watch ($229) 6. SunGlasses: Rayban Clubmaster ($113) 7. Belt: Jcrew classic buckle belt ($45) 8. Bag: Mismo M/S Utility ($393)
At home on the winding roads and flats the Fuji Transonic 1.1 Bicycle ($6000) is the only ultra high-modulus carbon framed bike with Shimano Di2 set up for $6k. This magnificent aerobike is surprisingly lightweight, weighing just 16 pounds, meaning you can get up to some incredible speeds, quickly and you'll stick to the road for a responsive ride. For a truly fantastic sprinting experience jump on the new dynamic Fuji Transonic 1.1 and prepare to be amazed!