The NanoLeaf LED LIGHT Bulb ($35) is touted as the world's most energy efficient light bulb. The NanoLeaf utilizes LED lights with modern, efficient design to create a light bulb that provides natural light at a fraction of the power consumption of standard light bulbs. It can fit in any traditional light bulb socket, provides true omni-directional (360 degree) light output, and is completely mercury and lead free.
The major problem with 3D printers is the creation of the 3D model. The software used to do this can be complicated for beginners. The Makerbot Digitizer ($1400) makes creating 3D models simple enough even for those new to 3D printer. With a couple of clicks the Makerbot will create a 3D model that is ready to print. No 3D design skills are needed and you can use the design files with the 3D printer of your choice. Check out this [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=9GfnKKczec0 width=640 height=480 anchor=video] for more details.
The 1980s were a great decade for some awesome movies, and a good example of this is 48 Hrs. ($8). Directed by Walter Hill and starring Nick Nolte, Eddie Murphy, and Annette O’Toole, this movie is a must-have for anyone who loves the comedy crime genre. 48 HRS. is about the unlikely pairing of a cop and a wise-cracking criminal who work together to find a killer. Some of the top scenes include Eddie singing Roxanne, Luther and the car door, the western bar scene, and Nick and Eddie's fight scene. This is without a doubt Eddie Murphy's best movie.
The Barman ($50) is one of those ideas which I believe will truly advance society as whole. OK, maybe it's not on the magnitude of the wheel, but being able to pour a perfect drink, every time, is a pretty big deal. The Barman interfaces with your smartphone through bluetooth. The phone app contains hundreds of drink recipes and you can even add your own. Put your glass on platform, choose your drink and The Barman will tell you what ingredients, and how much of them to add. It'll even provide you with a visual indicator when you've reached the correct amount for each ingredient. Check out the video to see it in action.
The Canada Goose Snow Mantra Parka ($1275) is the warmest men's winter coat on earth. It's been field tested by Canada Goose and can handle extreme cold weather temperatures down to -25 degrees. So if you're planning an Arctic expedition or looking for the best men's coat for Alaska's extremely cold weather, then you have to seriously consider the Snow Mantra Parka. Canada Goose is one of the best winter jacket brands, and the Snow Mantra is the pinnacle of their offerings.Related: 11 Of The Best Mens Winter CoatsThe Snow Mantra utilizes white goose down and has a fill power of 675. It has every top of line features you would expect from the warmest coat on earth. These include a mid-thigh length, and a removable coyote fur ruff surrounding a 3-way adjustable tunnel hood. A fleece-line throat-latch provides extra warmth. You also get YKK zippers, full-bellow snow pockets secured with Velcro flaps, two fleece lined slash handwarmer pockets, an extra layer of down-proof nylon lining, and high-pile, fleece lined wind guard from top to bottom. If you're getting your gear ready for the coming winter, you won't be able to do much better than the Canada Goose Snow Mantra Parka.
Nod Laps has just announced the most advanced gesture control device available, simply called Nod ($149). The Nod ring allows you to control objects with the wave of your hand. It's a universal controller that can communicate with your smart devices including smartphones, tablets, TVs, home appliances, computers, and much more. Nod discovers devices through its Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)-enabled feature and its app discovery portal which includes a gestural glide keyboard, remote camera shutter trigger, and a long list list of supported devices like Nest, Hue, GoPro, Roku, etc. Nod is available for pre-order now with shipping expect some time this fall.