The Austin-based company Jarvis is famed for their beautiful authentic wooden paddle boards. Jarvis Boards ($1875+) are designed and constructed to ensure they only have minimal impact on the environment and are lightweight and fully functional. These beautifully handcrafted boards are perfect for professional and casual use and are made from a variety of materials for a unique look.
If you're looking for a combination keychain bottle opener that will only improve with age, then check out the Limited Edition Rangefinder Bottlehook ($33). This version is designed and cast in Indiana, made out of solid brass and features a black finish. The bottlehook gets its name from the wear and patina it takes on over time, just like an old school rangefinder camera. As it ages you'll eventually be able to see a bit of brass showing through the finish giving it a unique appearance. Because these are in limited quantities hurry to pick yours up before they're all sold out.
Our Gifts For Men: Gifts For Gym Rats buying guide will give you our top suggestions for those in your life who can't get enough of the gym. These gifts are meant to enhance their workouts as well as saving them a little time in commuting, by letting them get a great workout at home. We provided options for tracking devices, workout decks, high tech jump ropes, space saving weights, and juicers. Everything a gym rat needs.
If you're serious about your audio then consider getting the headphones sought after by the top audio engineers in the industry. The Audio-Technica M50X Headphones - Blue ($190) have proprietary 45mm large-aperture drivers with copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils. These drivers give you amazing clarity throughout the entire frequency. Additional features include professional quality ear pads, ear cups that swivel 90-degrees, and a detachable cable. The M50X are available in Blue, White ($170), and Black ($170).
Move over Apple, because consumer reports just named the Samsung Galaxy S7 ($99+) it's top smartphone. With the Samsung S7 Edge coming in second.When taking a look at the phones, Consumer Reports say the main features that put the Galaxy S7 over the top were its water-resistance, expandable memory, camera performance and its battery life.Consumer Reports says their test show the battery life of the S7 lasts more than 24 hours of simulated talk time. This is more that twice the results from the iPhone 6S.When testing water-resistance the Galaxy S7 and the edge did extremely well. Both phones can handle immersion for up to 30 minutes in 5 feet of water. So all of us who have inadvertently dropped our phones in the toilet or took a dive with a phone in your trunks, have options.The Samsung camera features a dual-pixel technology, combined with a fast autofocus to help eliminate blurry pictures. They've also added a new advanced sensor that lets you capture amazing images in low light conditions. Additional features include the ability to shoot Ultra HD (4K) video and a microSD slot so you can add 200GB of storage.I never thought I would ever consider moving away from the Apple ecosystem, but after looking at these specs, I'll be taking a closer look at the Samsung S7.