Portable

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 Portable Speaker

April 26, 2016

If you’re in the market for a Bluetooth speaker for your next camping excursion, this is not the speaker you’re looking for. If, however, you want a portable speaker focused on doing your tracks justice, well, the new Beoplay A1 from Bang & Olufsen is worth considering. Produced by the legendary Danish brand, the Beoplay [...]

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The Nomad Chair

May 31, 2015

Named in honor of British military officers stationed at Roorkhee in India, the Roorkhee Chair has been a military classic because it’s lightweight, highly portable, very strong and comfortable. This is not that chair. The Nomad Chair is a rediscovered Scandinavian classic inspired by the Roorkhee Chair. The Nomad Chair is constructed with a series [...]

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A Coffee Table Book That Turns Into a Coffee Table

February 17, 2015

We all laughed at Kramer’s transforming coffee table coffee table book on Seinfeld (or maybe it was just the laugh track), but it turns out it’s not actually a terrible idea. Or at least the version created by Mike Mak isn’t. Using a combination of traditional book-binding techniques and a paper honeycomb structure, the Bookniture [...]

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This Fridge Is Disguised as a Tool Chest

December 12, 2014

There are a few garage necessities you need for handling your handy work. You’ve got your basic handheld tools, your array of power tools, a couple extension cords, and all the nails and screws you can stock. Oh, and cold beer. Instead of running in and out of the house for the last one of [...]

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Portable Bluetooth Speaker That Charges in 5 Minutes

October 25, 2014

We’re not electrical engineers, so we’re just going to let the people at Blueshift explain why supercapacitors are better than batteries for your portable Bluetooth speaker. “Batteries store energy chemically. Supercapacitors store energy physically, in an electric field. This allows supercapacitors to be charged very quickly, and to be extremely durable–the ones we use are [...]

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Crosley Spinnerette Portable USB Turntable

October 21, 2014

The type of turntable a hepcat would use. First, there were cylinders of wax. And then we cleaned out our ears and started listening to music on discs. No, not compact discs yet, but records. Now, over 100 years since we listened to Emile Berliner’s platters that matter, we’re still enamored with records. We’ve got [...]

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iRecorder – Retro Cassette Player Styled Portable Speaker For iPhone

December 23, 2013

Remember carrying one of these around? You’d press it up to the radio, and create mix tapes. You’d play it until the tape stretched out. And then one day the tape player would eat your tape and that would be that. You knew a teen romance had gone sour when you found shiny black tape [...]

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Kendall Portable Speaker

March 24, 2013

We love new, fancy, high tech gadgets to the point that any third party observer would probably consider it an unhealthy obsession. But as of late, we’ve been far more interested in cramming all those creature comforts we’ve become used to (Bluetooth, rechargeable lithium batteries, modern amps and speakers, etc.) into portable packages that make [...]

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Ion Portable USB Turntable and Cassette Deck

February 20, 2013

Don’t look now, but cassette tapes are making a comeback. It was bound to happen. Despite their inefficiencies, hipsters were bound to hop on the old school mixtape bandwagon eventually. Now that indie labels are releasing tapes again, you can listen along with your other retro music means, the turntable. This Ion IT34 Duo Deck [...]

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Action Portable Ten Finger Gang Super Duper Set on Pre-Order Now

February 19, 2013

3A Toys are going full-out with their Action Portable line with the latest wallet-buster release of the AP TEN FINGER GANG SUPER DUPER SET – currently available to purchase at Bambalandstore.com for US$290.00 – consisting of 11 x 1/2th-scaled articulated action figures in fabric clothing. There are NO individual figures available to order now, so [...]

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Vers 1Q: Wood Cube Portable Bluetooth Sound System

December 19, 2012

Wrapped in a 3″ hand-crafted wood cube, 1Q is a powerful little Bluetooth sound system that produces warm, surprisingly natural sound. Integrated Bluetooth v2.1 provides a simple wireless audio link to any smartphone, laptop or tablet device. It’s small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, but can easily deliver enough sound to [...]

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LRG X-Mini Speaker

February 18, 2010

Need a fresh little speaker? Probably not… but you will probably cop it anyway. This little guy actually puts out some quality sound… I see the advantage of plugging it into your iPhone… but the Macbook Pro? No dice haha! Hit the jump for more peeps.

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