The Thodio iBox XC ($800+) combines old school aesthetics with modern functionality. Each box is crafted from hard woods like teak, zebrawood, and oak. No detail is overlooked. The drivers are filtered Kevlar coaxial speakers with soft dome tweeters and power is derived from a 2 x 100 watt Tripath TK2050 amplifier. Options include an HD lossless aptX bluetooth receiver, and/or an integrated 30 pin universal dock with remote. The iBox also has a cool light in the bass reflex tube that lets you know when the units rechargeable batteries are running low.
When you're sitting in your office or your family room and want to play some music why not have a pair of speakers that sound great and are visually stunning. Speakers that aren't just functional but add to your homes decor. The Edifier E25 Luna Eclipse Bluetooth Speakers ($199) are a great sounding and a great looking speaker set. The Luna connect to any Bluetooth enabled device or any system via a provided auxiliary cable. Simple touch controls located on the speaker allow you to manage the volume, change tracks and power the speakers on and off. A remote is also provided to manage volume and power. Each speaker contains a 3" full range speaker and two 3" passive bass radiators creating great bass performance. And Edifier knows its difficult to buy speakers on the internet so they offer a 30 day no-risk guarantee.
When you're out on the road, or even off-road, it’s good to know what your stats can tell you about your performance. A bike computer can help you ramp up your performance by feeding back crucial information.However, with a huge range in price, you might wonder whether the best ones are always the most expensive. Here’s a look at 10 of the best bike computers available at different price levels.
Named after a low-lying piece of land reclaimed from the sea, The Polder Sofa ($9540-$1125) is just as flat with an emphasis on the horizontal. The Polder uses asymmetrical colors and fabrics to make much of its statement. The Buttons sewn on the sofa are made from materials like bone and mother of pearl. You have a choice of two sizes, the XS 89", and the XL 115.25". You also have the color options of green and red.
The Balmain Boat Company is an Australian based company that creates flat-packed, DIY rowboats and sailboats. The Sailboat Kit by Balmain Boat Company ($2590) enables anyone anywhere to build a boat. The kit comes with step-by-step instructions, and basically everything else you need to build your boat. It only takes about 30 hours to build and if you don't feel your sailing skills are up to par you can by some oars and rowlocks for backup.