If you haven't already heard, Tesla has sold out of its PowerWall home battery system. Well now there looks like there'll be other options on the horizon, including the new Mercedes-Benz Home Battery System ($TBA). The new batteries are expected to go on sale in September and will feature a 2.5kWh battery. The battery can be run in modules of up to eight batteries resulting in a maximum output of 20kWh. Daimler has started taking sign-ups from those who are interested in the new system, but only time will tell if theirs is as popular as Tesla's offerings.
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The Lansky Tactical Apocalypse Survival Kit ($200), T.A.S.K. for short, has everything you need in case of an emergency. Everyone should have an emergency bag, whether you live in an area with hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, or you're preparing for a zombie apocalypse you must be prepared for the unforeseen. Everything in the kit is packed into a 20L backpack. The kit includes a multi use battle axe, 20 function multi-tool, easy-grip knife, knife sharpeners, tactical flashlight, firesteel, compass, and a paracord bracelet with 8' of 550 paracord. You also get a LifeStraw water purifier, which filters up to 264 gallons of water, removing protozoa and dangerous bacteria.
Pictures out of focus? Forget about it. The Lytro ($399+)is a camera that captures the entire light field, which allows you to endlessly refocus your pictures after taking them. You can then share your pictures online and your friends can also refocus the same pictures. As of Dec Lytro has added new functionality which allows you to also change the point of view of the picture. You can shift the picture in any direction as well as zoom. Lytro comes in 8GB and 16GB.
The Liberate On-Ear Headphones by The House of Marley ($100) give you impressive styling and signature a Marley sound. The Liberates are made from stainless steel, reclaimed hemp, recycled bottles, organic cotton fibers, FSC certified Sapele Wood and leather for the ear cushions. Features include 40mm high performance drivers, a fabric cord, and a gold plated 3.5mm connector. Now you can be environmentally conscience while enjoying your favorite tunes.
If you looking to man up your wimpy plastic pin style magnets for your whiteboards or refrigerator check out the Strong Like Bull Magnets ($24). The Strong Like Bull Magnet is made from rare earth N52 grade neodymium magnets, the strongest available. The magnet is then coupled with and a steel cup to further increase the pull strength. Oh yeah, they also look really cool and come in a multitude of colors.