POC is a Swedish company founded in 2005 when it broke into the market with ski racing products featuring new ideas and solutions to improve ski racing safety, successfully reducing the force transmitted to the brain and body in case of a crash, since then they have moved into a wide range for sports safety wear, apparel, and sunglasses.
When we think of air pollution our minds will conjure up images of backed up traffic, foggy skylines and chimneys coughing out great plumes of smoke, however recent research suggests there could in fact be more air pollution inside your home than outside. Think about it, cleaning products, air fresheners, candles, cooking fumes, skin/Hair products, pets, perfume even dust can affect the air quality.
Myzone have made their name in the fitness industry by creating wearable fitness heartrate systems that use wireless and cloud technology to monitor physical activity. This allows fitness club operators to use a connected solution to accurately monitor their clients’ progress. Myzone can provide information on heart rate, calories and time exercising that convert into Myzone Effort Points (MEPs), with a focus on rewarding effort rather than fitness.
Myzone is fitness system that uses technology to measure the heart rate during sessions which allows the instructor or PT to monitor and review your stats helping to guide you and tweak routines to ensure you are getting the most out of your exercise. This works by using a wearable heart rate monitor, like the MZ-3, this then uses wireless and cloud technology to accurately and conveniently monitor physical activity.
If you have been to a hotel or a friend’s house where they have a large rainforest style shower head, it seems amazing at first until you realise it doesn’t detach from the wall so if all you need to do is wash your hair, shave your legs, rinse your feet (we don’t want to know what you get up to) you have to strip off and jump in.
Millican design backpacks aimed not at the tourist, but the traveller. With the environment in mind, they include build and repair service from excessive wear and tear, helping to extend the life of the bag - therefore reducing wastage and saving you money. Smith the Roll Pack (18L) has a rather unique and minimalist design created to ensure you can go further and travel for longer. Measuring up at 50 (H) x 28 (W) x 15 (D) cm and weighing 850g when empty, it is a good size and reasonably light.
Part of the joy of exploring the great outdoors is the chance to see incredible views and wildlife, the second best thing is capturing those moments and showing off to your mates on social media, the downside to this is you will need to throw some extra gear on your back for the trip, but don’t worry, Lowepro has you covered.
Do you remember those days when if you needed to change the channel on your TV would have to get up off your butt and physically walk over and press a button? Then remotes came along and life got a little better, the modern version of this is smart home products which allow you to control all sorts of everyday items from your phone, from having the kettle already boiled for when you walk in the door to being able to turn your heating off when you are out.