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What’s In My Pockets Ep. 1 – EDC (Everyday Carry)

What’s in My Bag 2019: The ULTIMATE Portable Setup

In this video I would like to show you my every day #EDC and what I have in my bag on a daily base. I hope you all like it and please let me know if you like to see more of it. Also, below is the link to some of the product that I have found online.

Luxury Accessories

To do a design justice they have source quality materials that are assembled by select artisans in Italy into so many leather goods, footwear, and even clothing. It all started in 2007 A brand with a TIMELESS NATURE.

The name is an old British term for hard work.

iphone xs max
iPhone Xs Max

Apple’s amazing iPhone comes with a huge screen, and for movie-watching, game-playing fans the iPhone XS Max is just an exciting new addition to the range.

The SanDisk 64GB Ultra Dual Drive is very fast with my computer’s and iPad. I guess the people complaining about it being slow should reconsider it. My only complaints about this Drive is that the sliding out mechanism does not lock sometimes and you have to hold on to it to push it into the USB port. I wish it were a bit easier to attach a tassel or keychain to it as well.

DXO One
DxO ONE 20.2MP Digital Connected Camera for iPhone and iPad with Wi-Fi

I just bought the DXO One before going on vacations, and I only have been very impressed with it! I shoot with a Sony a9, but when I do not want to carry a big camera with me, I use my iPhone. The iPhone Xs Max takes excellent pictures, but the DXO One is even better! I have not used it to take continuous photos over a long period, so the battery life has been excellent for me.l so far.

Tile Pro with Replaceable Battery

I purchased the original Tile when it was released, and it was great. But the new tile has just made it almost perfect. The sound it plays is easy to hear. I no longer do I have to walk around to find out were its beeping is. The replaceable batteries are the best part of the new Tile. You now can find these on Amazon for just $1.00 or less. Tile can also find your phone. I am glad I purchased this new version.

The Urban EDC Supply is a purveyor of artisan-crafted for your everyday carry gear. You can shop for limited run EDC pocket tools, gadgets, and even accessories from top manufacturers!

overland glasses case

Whether your shades or your specs, your eyeglasses will stay well protected and close at hand in our leather Glasses Case. Made of smooth, long-lasting leather, it’s lightweight, compact, and just the right size to slip into a purse, pocket, or briefcase. Inside, a luxurious cashmere lining keeps your lenses free from scratches.

Leather Glasses Case


Osmo Pocket Extension Rod by DJI

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A Closer Look At The DJI Osmo Pocket Extension Rod

The Dji Osmo Pocket extension rod is an excellent tool to help you capture some great shots. You can easily attach your phone to the phone holder. But know that you must have the Osmo Pocket Wireless Module or a connection cable. Unfortunately, both are sold independently, and it is a must to control your Osmo Pocket with the new rod. The extension rod further features multiple of mounting brackets for additional shooting options.

dji osmo pocket extension rod
Dji Osmo extension rod

With a high-quality control stick and the six buttons on the handle, the Osmo Rod can precisely control using the gimbal. Easily track objects, you can change gimbal modes, and recenter, improving all your shooting experience.

The extension rod also features a 1/4-inch tripod mount at the bottom of it to connect with your Osmo Pocket with additional accessories.


The Osmo Pocket will charge the extension rod automatically when connected. The dji rod will run out of battery if not used for six months or longer. Connect it to an Osmo Pocket to charge it.

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The retractable Osmo Extension Rod can reach a maximum length of 500 mm, allowing you to shoot from different angles.

You can attach your phone to the phone holder, and use an Osmo Wireless Module or a connection cable (both sold independently) to control Osmo Pocket with the extension rod. The extension rod also features multiple mounting brackets for additional shooting options.

With a control stick and six buttons on the handle, the Osmo Extension Rod can precisely control the gimbal, track objects, change gimbal modes, and recenter, improving your shooting experience.

It also features a standard 1/4-inch tripod mount at the bottom to connect Osmo Pocket with additional accessories.

  • Retractable extension rod built with a phone holder
  • Multiple mounting brackets for additional shooting options
  • A standard 1/4-inch tripod mount at the bottom connects Osmo Pocket with additional accessories

Snore No More | Bose Noise masking Sleepbuds in 2019

Cover unwanted noise the right way with soothing sounds via Bose Sleepbuds.

Bose Noise-Masking Sleepbuds is uniquely designed for sleep. However, they do not stream music or cancel noise. These small, wireless earbuds utilize pre-loaded, calming sounds to cover up unwanted noises day or night so that you can get to sleep — and stay asleep when you want.

In the past nights, I have had a much better sleep experience with these Sleepbuds by Bose. I have slept longer and more soundly, especially when I am traveling. Even the times that I have woken up from my sleep, the pre-recorded sounds helped me go back to sleep much faster. So yes, I have to say that the Bose Wireless Noise-Masking Sleepbuds really do work as advertised. I have plan to continue using them even during the day when I am riding the train or working. I’m still not sure if it was worth it or not in terms of the price since it cost $240, but I can agree that in terms of quality and functionality the Bose Sleepbuds are number one.

Explore how Bose sleepbuds help you sleep better.

If I could craft or customize and add my sounds – then yes for sure it would be much better, but honestly, for its size, I am happy with what it dose. I have to say that I’m a bit annoyed by its inability to control the volume except through the app. Therefore, my pause on recommendations to buy or not. If you can afford its price and do need a sleeping aid to help you sleep, then yes, purchase it and enjoy it because it really does make a difference. If the price point stretches you or you truly do not need any noise-masking device, then I think you should wait and not buy it.

Sleep never sounded so good

bose sleepbuds music
10 preinstalled sounds to choose from, ranging from relaxation boosters like Downstream (a babbling brook) and Swell (crashing ocean waves) to noise-masking sounds like Altitude (a plane cruising at 30,000 feet) and my personal fave, Warm Static (the ignorable sound of a fuzzy TV).

And with more than thousands of five-star reviews on Amazon. Many customers use them to conceal their partner’s snoring and the outside sounds. Overall they conformed that the sleepbuds make all the difference by completely blocking out the noise.

The only downside to it is that some customers have noted that these buds do not play your own music. You only listen to the tracks that Bose has provided. But with the new update, there have been so many new sounds added in the app that you can download. Having the buds to me does eliminate the need to use my phone and its battery during the night or carry along with other sleep sound machine. 

If you are an incredibly light sleeper or a high-maintenance sleeper like me you need this. Or even a sleeper who can not stand to hear your partner snore the Bose Sleepbuds are just worth the price. Since I travel so much these Sleepbuds, they are essentially an investment in your sleep or when traveling. 

How do I know if my device is compatible?

Your (smartphone, tablet, etc.) must support Bluetooth Low Energy (also called Bluetooth Smart) to work correctly with the Bose noise-masking sleepbuds. Apple devices with iOS 10 or later are compatible, and most devices with Android 5.0 and newer versions support Bluetooth Low Energy.

Why noise masking?

Masking works because of the way different sounds combine in our inner ears; if they have the right match of frequencies and one (the masking sound) is just enough louder than another (the disturbing sound), your inner ear and brain cannot detect the disturbing sound. Cancellation creates quiet in our ear canals; masking — in the right conditions — creates quiet in our minds.
Bose noise-masking sleepbuds combine passive blocking of sleep-disturbing sounds with a choice of sounds engineered to mask what is not blocked by the eartips. The masking and passive blocking work together synergistically, so the masking can be listened to at a quiet level that is soothing and which fades from your attention as you drift off to sleep.

For more FAQs visit Bose page.

Must have Tesla 3 Accessories | NOMAD Wireless Charger

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Review: Nomad Wireless Charger for Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3 is truly full of forward-thinking technology. With fantastic performance stats. But if I am honest, Teslas built-in elements for phone charging ability has some room for improvement. Here we have hands-on on the NOMAD wireless charger

The Tesla Model 3 Wireless Charger by NOMAD is the premier smartphone charging tool for all your phone while you are on the road. They have meticulously designed it to fit just perfectly in designated charging dock of Tesla Model 3.

It has been engineered to easily and quickly charge two phones simultaneously. With an anti-slip rubber that is base to create additional stability. Neither the NOMAD wireless charger nor your phone will slip out of place while driving in any condition. Optimized for all new iPhones with a giving a 7.5 W charge output.

In a car that needs neither gas nor keys to operate, a wireless phone charging system seems like a natural fit. However, it is not a factory option (yet anyhow). Thankfully, a company named NOMAD has recognized the void in charging options, and now dose offers a perfect product specifically designed for your Tesla Model 3.

I read a ton of reviews online on the many different wireless charging pads out there that are available for Tesla. However, I have finally reached the consensus that NOMAD was indeed the “top of the line.” After living with it for two weeks now (went two weeks of M3 ownership without, two weeks with).

I can safely say that the reviews are right! It feels OEM and, honestly, seems like the car should have come with this mat from the factory itself. Do yourself just a big favor. Do not cheap out when deciding to which wireless charging mat to get for your car. It charges flying fast (for wireless) and reliably. My phone has never slid or falls or fails to charge.

nomad wireless charger for Tesla model 3
Nomad Wireless Charger for Tesla Model 3
  • Seamlessly integrates with your Model 3
  • Optimal with dual 7.5W phone wireless charging
  • LED lights that indicating charging status
  • It is compatible with all Apple and Android that are wireless charge enabled devices
  • It uses both USB ports
  • 2 USB splitters included for enabling Dashcam, or USB audio, and an additional powered USB port
  • includes optional spacers included for all other smaller phones

Model 3 compatibility

  • Compatible with all the versions of Tesla Model 3

Best way to Properly TINT Your Tesla model 3 in 2019

Why iPadOS 13 replaced my laptop

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iPadOS 13: News, Features, and Release Date

After the release of the new iPadOS (or iOS 13 for iPad), I was finally convinced myself to purchase another iPad Pro (12.9″) this summer for use later in the fall at school and replace my computer. I plan on using my iPad at its max as a notebook replacement and perhaps a laptop alternative.

In this video, I list 10 reasons why the new iPadOS encouraged me to choose an iPad Pro this early in the year for all my school work. These features helped me to differentiate the iPad from the current iPhone X, XS, and even XS Max lineup.

ipados 13 review

iPadOS 13 Release Date

iPadOS 13 is currently in beta, but the final version will be released for users this fall. It will be available for the following iPad models:

ipad os 13
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro
  • 11-inch iPad Pro
  • 10.5-inch iPad Pro
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro
  • iPad (6th generation)
  • The iPad (5th generation)
  • iPad mini (5th generation)
  • iPad mini 4
  • The iPad Air (3rd generation)
  • iPad Air 2

Mouse Support on iPadOS 13?

One of the new rumored for iOS 13 is the support for mouse input as an Accessibility option, and it is just beautiful. While Apple did not mention Mouse Support on stage, iPadOS 13 does indeed have support for mouse input as an AssistiveTouch option.

33 MUST HAVE SCHOOL APPS For iPad

If you chose to download the new iPadOS 13 betas, please help Apple improve the software before it is released to the millions of iPad users later this year around the world.

If you are tired of using iPads buggy software or if you’re sick of hearing complaints from others, think about trying the beta version.

After installing the beta, you will need to report whatever you see to Apple by using its bug reporting tools. By doing this, company engineers can get to work and fix it ahead of the update’s being released this fall.

Your testing could also help Apple squash an annoying bug or any nasty performance issue.

Airbubbl: In-car air purifier that cleans while you drive

NanocarbonFilter The unique activated nano carbon filter removes up to 95% of nitrogen dioxide and gaseous pollutants effectively — the only type of filter that can absorb the harmful gases and keep them locked away.

Powerful dual fan The powerful dual fan design delivers clean air directly back to the driver and passengers

Crash tested headrest attachment Attaches easily to passenger seat headrest using crash tested high strength strap and buckle.

Mobile application IOS and Android app featuring remote control and airflow management statistics. Users can collect achievement badges reflecting the quality of air cleaned in the vehicle

Powerful patented airflow design Vehicle occupants breathe cleaned air faster with airbubbl due to its patented airflow design

Particle filter The high-grade particle filter removes particulate matter efficiently. This includes dust, pollen, bacteria, PM2.5 and PM10.

33 MUST HAVE SCHOOL APPS For iPad | IOS 13

Must Have Student iPad Pro Apps

How many of you think Apple added a new version of iOS to make the iPhone better so as the iPad. This year’s release, of the iOS 13. It feels more like a great mix of features more than a cohesive revamp that we used to get before. In a year where Dark Mode for us is the most-touted part of iOS, you should know that you’re in for a lot of little things. Here are the best school apps for iPad

Here is this video I would like to share with you the school apps for iPad to have for your school to enjoy the best that Apple iPad has to offer. With the new iOS, 13 iPad has become more comfortable to use, and it is much more enjoyable. At this time, I think the iPad can genuinely replace your computer for our everyday use, especially with the apps that I use. It is all about being organized and being able to manage your contents with school apps for iPad. These apps can not only make your iPad easy to use, but it can make your stay organized. Read more!!

Apple just introduced the newest version of the iOS operating system. The new iOS 13, was released on June 3 at the keynote event of 2019 Worldwide Developers Conference. The iOS 13 is a massive overhaul to iOS 12, with a long list of amazing features.

First up, Apple just continued with its optimization and trend introduced in the iOS 12, making iOS 13 much faster and more efficient than ever before. App update times have improved now, app launch times are also two times faster, app download sizes have been just reduced by up to 50 percent in size, and Face ID is 30 percent faster than ever.

BY PATRICK LUCAS AUSTIN  JULY 1, 2019

The MAGIC of Tiffen Black Pro-Mist

Tiffen Black Pro-Mist Filter

The Tiffen Black Pro Mist Filter helps you to reduce the value of the highlights. On either photo or video while slightly lowering the overall contrast of the picture. This filter is particularly useful for smoothing out and softening some facial wrinkles and other blemishes at times as well. While designed for use with movies in most cases. This filter can also be helpful for fashion and beauty applications as well. Unlike some traditional diffusion or soft focus filter that you see. The Pro-Mist filters provide little loss of detail across your image.

The 1/4 density Tiffen Black Pro-Mist provides more contrast and highlight reduction than the 1/8 Pro-Mist Filter. But less than the 1/2 Pro Mist Filter, while still providing you a soft, pastel-like quality of lights.

Tiffen 72BPM18 72mm Black Pro-Mist 1/8 Filter review

Highlights

  1. Reduces Highlights and Lowers Contrast
  2. Softens Wrinkles and Blemishes
  3. Creates a Soft Quality of Light
  4. ColorCore Technology

The Tiffen filters are manufactured using ColorCore technology. That is a process involving laminating the filters substrate between the two pieces of optical glass. And grinding flat to just tolerance of 1/10,000th of an inch (truly cool). Then mounting to precision metal rings for your camera.

Pro Mist Filter review
I quite like the look of the Tiffen Black Pro Mist filter.

Tiffen Black Pro-Mist provides a little loss of detail across the image. Compared to the traditional diffusion and your soft focus filters.
Especially it is useful for smoothing out and softening facial wrinkles and other blemishes.

Beside ND filters, a must have!

Tiffen Black ProMist Diffusion from The Tiffen Company on Vimeo.

It is easy to see why the Tiffen Black Pro-Mist has been such a success over the past 30 or so years.

The Tiffen Company

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Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock

Belkin BOOST↑UP Wireless Charging Dock for iPhone + Apple Watch

This charging stand is straightforward and very easy to use for wireless charging of the Apple iWatch and your iPhone. I bought this to replace a similar product that I purchased on Kickstarter. The Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Dock is a, more polished product. The Belkin product also includes the charging device for the iWatch; the previous product did not. This Belkin charger securely holds the iWatch and allows it to display the time in bedside mode. The former product let the iWatch to slide down the side falling off the charger. The Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock is better thought out and executed the design with a premium look and feel. You cannot go wrong buying this product. The only negative is it is expensive.

All in all, I have to say if you are looking for a significant premium wireless charging dock to handle all your devices, the Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock is just absolutely worth considering. I think it just speaks volumes that this Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock is the only option that Apple sells so you can charge three devices at once with no problem.

Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock

Belkin Special Edition Wireless Charging Dock Specs

  • Available in black or white
  • Delivers 7.5W of power
  • Qi-certified
  • Charges iPhone and Apple Watch wirelessly power a third device with a USB port on the rear
  • Ideal for nightstands and desks (supports Apple Watch Nightstand mode, offers a nice angle to use iPhone while charging)
  • Apple Watch charging puck integrated with charging dock
  • One power supply charges up to 3 devices
  • Works with all Apple Watch generations, and all iPhones that support wireless charging
  • iPhones charge wirelessly with up to 3mm thick cases
  • 3-year warranty and $2,500 connected equipment guarantee

Best way to Properly TINT Your Tesla model 3 in 2019

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Best way to Properly TINT Your Tesla model 3 in 2019

In this video, I am documenting tinting a one-piece full back window on a Tesla Model 3. I requested the best tint on the market 20% on the rear window, with 40% on the back doors + quarter windows, and 70% on the front doors. Tesla is notorious for being tricky to install tint on due to the difficulty of the glass size. We have not seen many of these on YouTube and here in this video and decided I would like to show a step by step video of this process. And also, I have to say what a great job they did!!!

Preparing the Windows

  1. Find a clean, dry workspace.
  2. Remove any stickers or adhesives from the windows.
  3. Clean up the windows using soapy water and a 1″ razor blade.
  4. Take a clean rag and dry the window.
  5. Roll the window back up before beginning, but leave your car on.
  6. Determine which side of the tint is adhesive.

Cutting and Measuring Your Tint

  1. Spray the outside of the window with soapy water.
  2. Place the tinting over the outside of the window so that it covers the entire window.
  3. Cut away a manageable slab of tinting.
  4. Spray the front of the film with water.
  5. Take your knife and cut along the bottom and left edges of the window.
  6. Pull the film 1″ towards the left edge.
  7. Cut the right edge, then slide the tint halfway back towards the center.
  8. Pull the film down roughly one inch, so the bottom edge is lower than the window.
  9. Lower the window a half inch, then use the top of the window to cut the film to shape.
  10. Clean up any of the corners that have excess film.
  11. Realign your film so that it fits the window perfectly, with some excess on every edge.
  12. Working from the top down, use a heat gun and a hard card to push the bubbles to the bottom.

Adhering the Tint

  1. Prep the inside of the window with soapy water and a squeegee.
  2. Peel off the top half of the release liner from the tinting film.
  3. Spray off the now-exposed section with fresh water.
  4. Line up and adhere to the top of the tint to the window.
  5. Slightly fold the tint to work it underneath the seal.
  6. Spray down the window again, then use your hard edge to push the water out the edges.
  7. Roll the window up, then spray the bottom half of the window with soapy water.
  8. Pull off the remaining release layer, then spray the exposed tint with water.
  9. Use your fingers and hard edge to tuck the bottom of the tint into the bottom seal.
  10. Smooth out the window with your hard edge, pushing all the water and air bubbles towards the edges.
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