Cheero Power Plus 3: For Adorable, Safe, & Powerful Charging

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  The Cheero Power Plus 3 is an impressively affordable, high capacity, ultra compact, and durable battery. Though the company Cheero speaks highly of their product design, and safety-oriented business model, it’s their statistic of average defective units that speaks greater volumes of the company’s integrity– only 0.2% of their units have […]

Music Sundays: Song Exploder – Ludwig Göransson And The Music of Black Panther

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Hrishikesh Hirway’s SongExploder is a podcast that delves deep within, and explores musical compositions in an extremely vivd, very raw, and certainly, very human way. Following their journey on the road to creativity leaves even the most casual of listeners feeling like they’ve come back from a trip to the movies. […]

Music Sunday – Cuco- “Lo Que Siento”

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  Cuco is a new musician/band from LA with no debut album or EP to date, but have become increasingly popular within the last year. Since their transition from an electronic/experimental sound to a fusion of lo-fi indie, and folk, with hip hop drum samples, are part of what ganered Cuco […]

Editor’s Choice: The Bang & Olufsen E8

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The entry of the Beoplay E8s into the truly wireless market; as in two physically independently ear pieces presents a very familiar, very charismatic, and by extension, very Bang & Olufsen impression. When considering the benchmark set by Apple’s Airpods is about $160 for what most consider as a generally undesirable look, fit, […]

NYC Train Sign: Made in Brooklyn

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  In the city of New York, time is an especially valuable commodity (which is why people move at a pace somewhere between a hasty stroll, and light run). Time management for the average New Yorker and city life in general revolve around the MTA  train system. Our sometimes loved, often […]

Pretty Colors and Flashing Lights: the Critter & Guitari ETC Synthesizer

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In a new era of MIDI instruments, synthesizers, workstations, and turntables, it can be hard to find that mix of quality construction and function. Instruments should first and foremost be fun to use; if an instrument doesn’t feel good to play, people won’t use it. While plenty of manufacturers miss […]

Grado: 64 Years of Quality

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There’s something admirable about companies that pioneer change; trend setters carrying the weight of worldwide acclaim in their respective medium. Disney shaped cartoons into works of art — as did Nintendo with modern video games in the late 80’s; yet in a much smaller market around 1989 you could say that […]

Skybuds: Ample Features, Wire Free

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Heads have been turning towards a newer, sleeker design for Bluetooth earbuds this year. Ever since the release of the iPhone 7 models and the Apple Airpods that came with them. One positive innovation that arose from the bold, yet ill-received removal of the iPhone’s audio jack however, would be the technology that followed; […]

Piperoid: A Hint Of Cultural Relevance

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When it comes to popular culture within the last decade or so, all the current running trends seem to be borrowing their roots from the same un-exhausted sources — particularly the ones associated with what one might call “nerd” culture. Generally speaking, these trends tend to have some sort of Asian influence, especially of […]

u-JAYS by JAYS

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Established in 2006, JAYS began with a simple idea – To create great musical experiences that everyone could enjoy and love. Today JAYS is based in an old brewery in central Stockholm. They maintain a relentless focus on cutting edge engineering and innovative design that humanizes technology. The u-JAYS were […]

Click & Grow A Greener Future!

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Let’s all take a deep breath. Last Week we elected a new President. We noticed that not everyone is happy about who won, but we’re here to give everyone something to agree on! Plants are awesome, fresh herbs are delicious, and gardening is hard work. Not everyone has the time […]

S’well – Steel Bottle for Extreme Temperatures

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The most frugal among us know that the biggest way to save money every day is to bring a packed lunch and beverage from home. Imagine, if you will, how much you would save if you brought coffee made at home instead of paying for all of those Americanos? When […]