The Chargeboard Concept Skateboard ($TBA) is the first triple threat skateboard. It can create and store its own electricity, charge your mobile devices, and acts as a portable boombox with two speakers under the board. Now don't get too excited because as the title says, the Chargeboard is just a concept. It was the brain child of Bjorn van den Hout and was created as a graduation project. Right now it's still in the prototyping phase and he is looking for product developers and larger brands to help bring it to the masses. Sounds like a perfect candidate for a Kickstarter project.
It's a fact that when you track your progress with anything, you are more likely to take positive steps to improve. Your health is no different. The Fitbit Flex ($99) allows you to track the activities and habits that influence your health. The Fitbit tracks steps taken, calories burned, hours slept, and much more. You can set goals, track your progress through graphs, log food, and your workouts. The Fitbit works with PCs, Apple products, and select Android phones. Kick start your health today, buy making Fitbit your first step.
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If you have a bunch old speakers gathering dust down in the basement, it's time to put them to good use. Beep ($99) allows you to control good ole regular speakers just like today's modern bluetooth speakers. Beep sets up in just a matter of minutes, just connect it to your speakers, and enter your Wi-Fi password through your iOS or Android device and your good to go. You can play the music files on your devices or use the Pandora music service. You can also control music directly from Beep; one tap starts playing music, a twist of the dial changes the volume, and you can pause with a single touch. You can pre-order Beep now. It has an expected shipping date in the fall.
The enchanting Gute Collingwood Shepherd Hut ($CALL) looks like a Hobbit will emerge at any moment with 2nd breakfast. Yet this quaint little mobile home is surprisingly spacious and modern on the inside. Modular furniture and its minimalist design help to make the most of the space available, leaving you to enjoy your freedom. The tough, hard-wearing exterior means that you'll remain comfortable and warm no matter the weather. This future classic balances contemporary luxuries with yesteryear aesthetics for the best of both worlds. With every Collingwood designed for you it's an experience to savor.
Sahn helmets ($129) offer a nice departure from your standard aggressive styled bike helmets. These helmets feature clean lines and are made from a tough ABS plastic outer shell with an absorbing polystyrene inner layer. The also have easily adjustable straps, comfortable foam padding, and a swiss-made rear dial harness.