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.
If you have a display that can handle it, Denon now has a receiver that can send it. Denon's new AVR-X4000 ($1300) is capable of providing 4K Ultra HD (3840x2160) resolution to your modern displays, plus much more. The Denon AVR-X4000 is a 7.2 networkable HTR that has too many features to mention, but I'll give it a shot. Features include support of Apple AirPlay and media streaming, Audyssey MultEQ XT32 room acoustic measurement and correction, 125 watts per channel, Dolby TrueHD audio decoding, support for three zones, 7 HDMI inputs, and 3 HDMI outputs for multiple screens. Denon makes great mid-range products and the AVR-X4000 looks like another great addition to the family.
Hard Graft makes great leather goods and their new Slot Machine Wallet by Hard Graft ($170) fits that mold perfectly. We all now carry a wallet, keys and a cell phone. The idea of combining the load of the wallet and phone into one package is an idea that's past due. The Slot Machine is handmade in Italy, with vegetable tanned Italian leather with a 100% Italian wool lining. It holds 6 credit cards, and 2 phones or one phone and additional cards or cash. The wallet is finished off with a snap enclosure to keep all your valuables safe. The Hard Graft wallet comes in two styles, one for the iPhone (5.7 x 3.1 inches) and a slightly larger version for smart phones like the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy.
Our buying guide for the best everyday carry (EDC) knives will show you our top choices for our favorite blades that you'll want to keep on your person at all times. These are some of the best pocket knives from some of the best knife brands you can find anywhere. You'll find features like spring-assisted opening, flip blades, lanyard holes, and lock blades. Our first knife up is the Spyderco Para Military 2 Folding Knife, one of the best small EDC knives on the market.
The Blueshift Helium Portable Speakers ($350-$500) are powered by super capacitors that charge in under five minutes and play for over six hours at full volume. These super capacitors are much better than standard batteries because they can be recharged over 500,000 times and repaired if they fail.The guys over at blueshift are combining classic styling with modern electronics to create a bluetooth speaker that works anywhere and sounds awesome. The Helium's feature Fostex FE 126 4" full-range drivers, and hand built sustainable bamboo cabinets. They are designed to be repairable and upgradable and meant to last a life time. Options include single and dual speaker models.
Every so often we scour the web and provide you with links to all the cool things we found. We also like to give you a little something extra to get you through to Monday. 1. APPRECIATE - These Tings2. READ - Proof The Science Of Booze - Muted3. DRINK - Cool Your Core With One Of These Healthy Summer Smoothies - Ask Men4. EAT - 10 Ways to Incorporate More Beer into Your Diet - First We Feast5. READ - Save Money and Become Happier by Simply Wanting Less Stuff - LifeHacker6. MAKE - A Steampunk high quality MP3 Player - Instructables7. WEAR - 20 of the Best Men's Summer Sneakers - Muted8. WATCH - Orange Is The New Black - Netflix