The Strietman ES3 Espresso Machine ($1713) puts the art back into coffee making. Strietman is a company based out of the Netherlands who make quality coffee related products for the home. Their ES3 espresso machine uses a manual lever action to force a column of hot water through your coffee. This action gives you full control over every cup. Additional features include a manual fill open boiler, a water reservoir the holds up to 350cc of hot water, and can be purchased in either a 230v or 115v version.
The BrewNanny ($148+) will make sure your next batch of brew comes out perfectly. This little device monitors the fermentation rate, temperature, and even the light levels in your beer. It checks your beer hundreds of times per minute to makes sure none of these conditions threatens your beloved batch. But that's not even the coolest thing; the BrewNanny will notify you of any issues 24/7 via the web, your cell phone, text, or email. Readings from each batch will be stored in your own personal database so you can use those profiles to make the best beer possible. You owe to yourself and your brew to check out the BrewNanny.
The Nike Air Footscape Desert Chukka QS ($219) is Nike's latest take on their classic woven chukka. This version has an all black woven upper that sits on an all white midsole. The midsole makes use of Nike's Freemotion Sole tech. Additional features include rubber outsole panels and a leather heel panel.
Get ahead of the competition this BBQ season with the incredibly portable stone baked oven from Roccbox. Taste delicious, perfectly cooked food like never before and thanks to its lightweight construction you can enjoy it anywhere. Capable of baking a large pie in under 90 minutes the Roccbox Wood Fired Oven ($577) heats up in just under 15, features integrated thermometers and an all-weather-proof finish. The ideal companion this season, invest in the best with the Roccbox.
The famous Keurig coffee and tea maker has turned the corner and now they have a version available that makes cold drinks. The Keurig Kold Drinkmaker ($420) allows you to make a variety of drinks including Coke, Sprite, and Dr Pepper. You can also make a bevy of perfectly chilled craft sodas, seltzers, iced teas, sports drinks and more. All at the push of a button. This Keurig would be perfect for the busy family or for folks who don't need an entire case of drinks.
Time to preorder your Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus ($199-$499). Now that the Apple store is back up you can pick up both models for delivery after the September 19th drop date. Each are available in either silver, gold, or space gray. They include the updated 64-bit A8 processor with M8 motion coprocessor, Touch ID , faster LTE wireless, a new 8MP iSight camera, and iOS 8. The 6 plus has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels on a 5.5 inch screen with image stabilization to fight blurry photos. While the 6 has a 4.7 inch screen and a 1334 x 750 resolution and no image stabilization. And don't forget Apple Pay which allows you to pay for items with a swipe of your phone.