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Meet The Robot That Will Clean Your Gutters

The Autonomous Robot Gutter Cleaner from Hammacher is the only robot that removes leaves, small branches, and dirt from gutters, allowing you to do jack squat. Made by iRobot, developers of tactical reconnaissance robots for the U.S. military, the robot’s advanced sensors detect and adapt to debris, cleaning a 30-foot gutter section in five minutes. The robot rotates its powerful auger at 500 rpm to break apart clogs, durable twin rubber ejector paddles lift and throw detritus up and out, and twin polypropylene brushes finish the process by wiping the gutter clean—it even reacts to stubborn sections by backing up Read More

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$300 Buy

Polyhedral Dice Now On Kickstarter

From the mind of Sly Kly comes these uniquely crafted Polyhedral Dice, precision-machined to perfection and ready to roll for your next RPG night with the guys. Each set of seven comes in a gorgeous metal dice vault, and are CNC machined from solid metal alloys. While they’re not created in the most efficient of ways — each one is handmade — the extra TLC shows in the quality, and the process itself is far superior to molded plastic or molded metal dice. Polyhedral Dice are also popular with more than just gamers. They’re also frequently used by teachers and Read More

$45 Buy

WaterRower Natural Rowing Machine

The WaterRower Natural Rowing Machine may be the best workout you ever have — it’s certainly the quietest! Using a water flywheel that replicates actual rowing, it will help you work 84 percent of your muscle mass while keeping things smooth, quiet and self-regulated. The frame is built from honey oak and solid ash for additional absorption of sound and vibration. Digging deeper into the functionality, the WaterRower utilizes a Series 4 performance monitor that tells you everything you need to know about your workout — intensity, stroke rate, heart rate, calories burned, and more. Pick yours up from the Read More

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$1160 Buy

Tool Pen Hijacks Form For Function

Pens as writing utensils have pretty much outlived their usefulness. Styluses and highly responsive touch screens mean fewer post-it notes. Still, the pen has a bright future thanks to the advent of the Tool Pen, a new Kickstarter project from mininch out of Taiwan. This smart and versatile multi-tool recreates the feeling of holding a pen, but instead of ink, it comes packed with several workshop functions. Inside the Tool Pen, you’ll find six of the most commonly used bits. To use, simply grab and pull the first bit off the front, then insert and push the bit into place Read More

Pavlok May Be ‘Shocking,’ But It Could Mean A Healthier You

There are many ways to describe the upcoming wearable known as Pavlok, but probably the best we’ve heard comes from an actual investor, who said the device “combines accurate tracking capabilities, powerful commitment techniques, and ‘on-your-wrist’ reminder triggers to change users’ brains and form the habits they wish they had.” That means if you have a bad habit of hitting the snooze button too many times in the morning, you can wear Pavlok and receive a shock after hitting snooze twice. It also means that you can program it to keep you from doing any one in a number of Read More

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$250 Buy

Zombicide Season 3: Rue Morgue Is A Scary Good Time

Not getting enough of a zombie fix with your Walking Dead comics and TV show? Here’s a game that’ll really get you shambling. Zombicide Season 3: Rue Morgue is a cooperative game set in an action-movie universe for 1 to 12 players, ages 13 and up. Players control teams of survivors as they fight off a zombie horde controlled by the game itself. Survivors find weapons, battle zombies, and gain experience. The more experienced they get, the more powerful they become, but the more zombies they attract! This game is designed as both a standalone and as an expansion! It Read More

$100 Buy

Grab A Beach Bat And Play Some Frescobol

The you’re-all-winners crowd is going to love this: a game with no scoring, winners, or losers. Just the thrill of activity. In all honesty, not every sport has to have an object, and with Frescobol, that reality sets in just fine. These sturdy wood off cuts are handmade in Brazil and wrapped with thick neoprene grip for a sense of strength and stability on the sand. The resin coating on each “beach bat” adds an extra layer of protection and elegance and a heat-branded logo will have all your American friends asking, “What are you playing?” and “Can I get Read More

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$240 Buy

ABXCORE Brings You A Next Generation Ab Workout

We’re always looking for ways to carve out a six-pack of abs — provided those ways don’t include eating right — and while we may not have found it with the ABXCORE, we did uncover a cool new workout device for that specific muscle group. With ABXCORE, you can isolate your muscle groups — obliques, lower abs and rectus abdomens — while controlling your range of motion and helping you build excellent core strength, which leads to better stability all-around. You can pick up one of these devices now from Kickstarter for the early bird price of $130. Supplies are limited, Read More

$160 Buy