Author: Grant Stimmel

Is PLEVO really the world’s best smart luggage?

There was a time when people wore suits to fly. Now you’re lucky if the dude seated next to you is even wearing any pants. It’s true, this smart luggage won’t help you win that battle for the armrest. But PLEVO’s brilliantly designed smart luggage will make your next trip go a whole lot smoother.     PLEVO’s smart luggage is actually… smart   Smart luggage has been around for a while now. But most of the traditional features offered by current suitcases are pretty dang dumb. PLEVO changes the game with dozens of epic features that you’ll actually...

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Chiller’s Pack – Should you get this Kickstarter hybird backpack cooler?

“We forgot the ice.” Possibly the four most disheartening words in the English language. A ruiner of camping trips and date nights alike. Good thing Chiller’s Pack keeps drinks cold for 24 hours without ice. But how on Earth does it work? You’re about to find out.   How does Chiller’s Pack keep drinks cold without ice?   The short answer to that question is, “I have no freakin’ idea.” I think it’s some kind of gel? Look I got a 1 on my AP Chem exam, OK. (Sorry Mr. Karns) All I know is this keeps beer cans,...

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🌕 Moon Pod… out of this world? or a major flop? (7 vital things to know)

There comes a time in every man’s life… When he needs to look himself in the mirror, takes a deep breath, and say: “It’s time to order that sick beanbag thingy from Kickstarter.”     Wait, what’s it called?   Apparently “sick beanbag thingy” didn’t do too well in market tests, so the team behind this zero-gravity beanbag called it Moon Pod instead. Which is a missed opportunity if you ask us. But whatever you call it, this lounger’s ridiculously awesome. Here’s why you NEED a Moon Pod in your house.   7 reasons to get a Moon Pod...

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DUO’s 2nd laptop screen ⬆ productivity by 50% (here’s how)

We guess the engineers at Apple took a long lunch. And the guys at Google must be hitting up the Teacups ride at Disney World right now. Because the team behind DUO just dropped the mic on Silicon Valley with a mind-blowing universal laptop attachment. The second screen.   DUO’s 2nd screen doubles your productivity   We’re all used to using two monitors at work — I mean how else are we supposed to watch the World Cup? But when you’re burning the midnight oil or out on the road, shifting through 40 different tabs on your laptop kinda sucks. Well...

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What is Quickstarter? [A super simple 5 part guide]

No, that’s not a typo. Kickstarter’s going back to its roots with Quickstarter. A super simple (and cool) idea that stresses speed and simplicity over detailed planning when it comes to project creation. Here are 5 things you need to know about Quickstarter.   #1: It’s not about the money.   Despite its humble beginnings, Kickstarter’s attracting some BIG fish these days. Top projects take months of planning and regularly reach six figure funding levels. Which can be intimidating to guys like you and me who thought of their idea last night in the garage. (Would anyone buy a...

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