Hard Graft has released another great case for your iPhone. The Hard Graft Draw iPhone Case and Stand ($82) is made from premium vegetable tanned hand-stained Italian leather. Over time the vegetable leather will darken providing your case with a warm tone and its own character. A grey pull rope does double duty by securing your phone in the case when not in use and acting as a stand so you can use your phone as a clock or music player. And of course the case is lined with Hard Graft's 100% wool to protect against dust and scratches.(more…)
Michael Symon is a restauranteur, a celebrity chef and a well known meat lover, He heads two hugely popular TV shows; the Food Network's Iron Chef America and The Chew on ABC. In Michael Symon's Carnivore ($23), he shares his vast wealth of knowledge as well as over 100 killer recipes for chops, wings, steaks and many lesser known cuts. Americans love Michael Symon. He has a big and charismatic personality and produced seriously mouthwatering food. There is one thing he is known for above all else however, and this is adoration of meat. He is a devoted and dedicated carnivore and if you are off the same ilk, this is the book for you.
The Cambridge Audio DACMagic XS Headphone Amp ($189) plugs into your PC or MAC via a USB connection and provides audio quality that will blow you away. It takes your current MP3s and high res audio files to an entirely new level. A USB 1.0 connection will support up to 24-bit/96kHz and a USB 2.0 will support up to 176.4kHz/192kHz. In order to get this resolution on a PC you'll need to install an extra driver. The unit itself is small and made from esthetically pleasing aluminum. You be hard pressed to find a better bang for your buck.
The Nike Air force 180s get their name from the exposed 180-volume Air unit in the heel. When they first hit the streets in the '90s the 180s provided more air and more cushion than anything before them. The latest take on these classics, the Nike Air Force 180 (Dark Grey/White/Green Abyss) ($130) add some great styling with the grey colorway, along with a Nubuck leather upper, and a durable foam midsole.
Welcome to the biggest book on the Simpsons EVER! Packed into this one humungous episode guide, Simpsons World ($35) is 20 years worth of programs, it doesn't get much better than that! To call The Simpsons just a TV show is a travesty, this is an institution. They celebrated their 20th anniversary in 2010 and this book was produced to give every Simpsons fanatic a keepsake book to commemorate a momentous event in American TV history. This is mighty tome, with more that 1,200 pages of episode recaps in glorious full color and if you only have one Simpsons book in your collection (shame on you!) make it this one.
The Parrot RNB6 Infotainment System ($TBA) may just be the product for those looking to replace an out of date stereo system. What makes the Parrot stands out is that you can either use Android's Android Auto or Apple's CarPlay OS. So whether you use Android or Apple devices this head unit will work with IT. So how does it work? Basically your just plug in your phone, and choose CarPlay or Android Auto to display apps from your phone on the units screen. In stand alone mode, it uses Android 5.0 which provides nav, driving assistance service, advanced voice commands for telephony, apps, radio and navigation. Additional features include a 7" screen and audio sound stage adjustments. The RNB6 is expected to drop later in 2015 and the price is expected to run between $600-$700. But for those of who like the clean factory look, how will the unit integrates into our current dashes is going to be a major consideration.