Trevor Daugherty is the Senior Editor of 9to5Toys. Since joining in 2014, he’s specialized in product reviews, exclusive discounts and 9to5’s New Toy of the Day. Contact him direct at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is Ground has long been known for its exceptional handmade leather accessories, covering just about every product category from iPad to Nintendo Switch. We’re big fans of its Mod carrying case which is now on the third-generation.
Based out of Los Angeles, many of This is Ground’s accessories are made here in the United States from top-grade materials. That includes the Tech Dopp Kit 2, a unique 21st century take on an old-school travel necessity. Head below for a few quick thoughts, a gallery and more.
Back in March, Philips unveiled its latest 40-inch 4K display with a curved design and a bevy of inputs. Well, except for USB-C. Since then I’ve been tinkering with it as a second monitor for my 27-inch 5K iMac and 13-inch MacBook Pro.
I just had to try out this massive display that is bigger than the first flatscreen TV I ever owned by about 25%. My experience with Philips’ 40-inch display has left me with more than a few opinions on the viability of this monster. Head below for more.
In this week’s Best of 9to5Toys: Best Buy launches its Black Friday in July promotion, you can grab an iTunes gift card for 15% off, and we have a sweet deal on LG’s Style smartwatch. Head below to find that and more.
This week’s 9to5Rewards partner is Wellbots, a US-based online retailer that specializes in smart products like drones, robots, wearables, home automation devices, connected toys and more.who is responsible for some of the most popular 3D printing pens on the market today. This week the company two of the 3Doodler Create pens for 9to5Toys readers…
Mid-century modern design has returned with force in recent years thanks to mainstream brands like West Elm offering home goods across just about every category. Bossa, a California-based audio manufacturer, has taken note with its new Moonraker Wireless Speakers. Blending clean lines, luxurious woods and modern day tech has resulted in one of the coolest audio releases that we’ve seen in recent years.
Lohas (99% positive feedback from nearly 11,000) via Amazon offers a 3-pack of its 60W E26 Candelabra LED Light Bulbs for $9.74 Prime shipped when promo code ZYYGGYSQ is applied during checkout. That’s a 50% savings from the regular price and the lowest that we’ve ever tracked at Amazon. These bulbs feature an E26 design, daylight white coloring and an estimated life span of 30,000 hours. Rated 4.5/5 stars.
Other notable Green Deals today include:
- GreenWorks 40V Cordless 150MPH Blower: $15 (Reg. $30) | Amazon
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- Cree 4-pack Dimmable A19 LED Light Bulbs: $8 (Reg. $15) | Amazon
Amazon has had a busy summer so far. After news leaked that the online giant would begin selling Nike gear, it’s reportedly also getting into the at-home meal kit space with a Blue Apron competitor. Turns out, there’s still more coming down the pipeline. Sears announced today that it will be selling Alexa-enabled smart appliances from its Kenmore brand on Amazon. In a few short hours, the reaction has been fairly positive. Sears jumped over 20% in pre-market trading and is up 18% at the time of this writing.
So what does this mean for consumers? The world of retail is rapidly evolving as Amazon is pushing to enter every product category out there. But don’t expect Jeff Bezos’ ambition to stop there…