Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!

The history of Yahoo! is quite an interesting story. From its humble beginnings as “Jerry and David’s Guide to the World Wide Web” to the company that owns Flickr and Tumblr, it has changed pretty dramatically since it was started by Jerry Yang and David Filo in 1995. It started as a web portal, but it has evolved into much more. Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! is a new book that looks at how Yahoo! got in the shape it’s in, Marissa Mayer’s controversial rise at Google, and her attempts to revive one of the original internet giants.

FlameStower

Portable USB batteries are great, but what happens if they run out of power? That is where FlameStower comes in. Instead of having to use a portable battery, the heat from your campfire is converted into electricity to power your electronics. You just slide the FlameStower into your fire and your phone or camera can charge. It outputs 2.5 Watts, so it can charge an iPhone completely in about 3 hours.

Bag Review

With its understated appearance, plenty of features and built to withstand extreme abuse, the GORUCK GR2 will take you to the end of the world — and back. It’s the ultimate travel bag.

UE Megaboom

The new Megaboom is completely waterproof, has Bluetooth connection range of 100 feet, and packs 20 hours of battery life.

Powerbeats 2 Wireless

I know that Beats products have long had the reputation of being about “brand” and not performance. I’d being lying if I said I wasn’t impressed by the recent Lebron James commercial about the Powerbeats 2, though. I’ve recently picked running back up as a hobby, so I wanted to get some bluetooth headphones to run with. I debated between the Powerbeats 2 and the JayBird BlueBuds X headphones. After much research, I decided to purchase the Powersbeats 2.

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