If you're interested in getting some cool aerial pictures without the worry of flying, then check out the LA100 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle by Lehmann Aviation ($1330). The LA100 is a fully autonomous drone. All you have to do is connect the battery and let it go. After about 5 minutes and a predetermined flight pattern the LA100 will return to you. The UAV flies at a height of about 300 feet and comes with everything you need except the GoPro camera. It weights about 2 pounds and has a wing span of roughly 36 inches. Check out this [video_lightbox_vimeo5 video_id=53551370 width=640 height=480 anchor=video] to see the LA100 in action.
Adidas Originals loves them some ZX and have just dropped another colorway that looks to be a big hit. The Adidas Originals ZX 5000 RSPN (Red, Beige, & Black) ($138) features a black and beige mesh uppers with a cardinal red suede overlay. The midsole also features the same colors. The entire combination comes together beautifully and although a number of colors are used the over all presentation is muted. The shoes are available now from Caliroots.
There has never been a better time to be a beer drinker, but it also the most confusing time thanks to the dizzying array of beer we now have on draft. Beer expert Joshua M. Bernstein comes to our rescue with his great book The Complete Beer Course ($16), which demystifies brews and breaks down the elements that make the basic flavor of beer spin off into many distinctively delicious and different directions. Built around a series of easy-to-follow classes, this course hops between lagers and pilsners to Trappist ales,hazy wheat beers, Belgian-style abbey, aromatic pale ales, bitter IPAs, Barrel aged brews, roasty stouts, belly-warming barley wines, and those mouth-puckering sour ales. There is even a master class on international beers and another the pairing of beer with food and how to start own beer cellar. Through targeted, suggested tastings, you will learn what to drink and when and what to dump down a drain.
Designed to slide from street-to-strip with ease, Dodge has just announced the release of the new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody ($71,000). Completing the brand's current muscle car lineup, this popular model features the technological advances first seen in the SRT Demon and pairs them with a bolder and aggressive new look and improved performance. With the same fender flares as the SRT but wider, the car is also fitted with a new electric power steering system for the first time on a Hellcat model. Designed to win on the track, the mechanics of the car have been honed allowing it to achieve a 2 second per lap advantage and 0-60mph speed of 3.4 seconds.
The Nike Air Jordan XX8 ($250) is the most advanced basketball shoe to date, and the most aesthetically controversial. Either your going to love them zipped up and ready for work or down and casual. One thing not in dispute is that these shoes are made for performance. The synthetic stretch upper is made to lock your foot into the shoe. The spiral pattern on the outsole provides great traction in any direction. And the flight plate along with the Nike Zoom Air provide quick cuts and maximum responsiveness. The look my not be your cup of tea, but the performance is sure to be.
The second release for the brand, the Roko Falcon Ti Performance Aviator Sunglasses ($275) follow on from the Phantom collection. The Falcon's deliver lightweight design ideal for use by athletes. Inspired by pro athlete, Jesse Thomas, these classic aviator glasses are molded from titanium and ULTRA lenses that collectively weigh just 19 grams. Patented non-slip GEKO Pads secure the glasses against your face keeping them in place during your afternoon run. The lenses are made by Carl Zeiss Vision and offering a number of features. They deliver incredible optical clarity are ballistic impact-resistant, and scratch and fog resistant. Designed to deliver during exercise, these glasses boast a high-quality design crafted to last.