Weight To Go Luggage Scale

A luggage tag and digital hand-held scale in one slim and useful travel device

Combining two useful travel accessories, a luggage tag with a hand-held digital scale, Weigh To Go is a no-brainer gadget for jetsetters. The compact device works by simply pushing the power button and lifting the suitcase off the floor for about five seconds. A steel carabiner lock keeps the scale in place and safely secures it to the luggage. Developed by online community Quirky, the …

Best of CH 2009: Top Five Japanese Moments

by Julie Wolfson A longstanding source of inspiration, our coverage of Japan this year benefited from a couple visits to the land of the rising sun. From hidden artisinal watering holes to a shining new Nike outpost, we've listed a few highlights here. Bar RageAt the discrete gem Bar Rage mixologists create drinks with the freshest ingredients, high-end spirits, and intense commitment to making deliciously …

Cool Hunting Video Presents: Cool Hunting’s Oakland

We take you on a tour of Oakland lead by those who know it best: local artists and business owners

For this video we traveled to Oakland, CA to get to know the city by talking to the people who call it home. The resulting documentary visits independently-owned businesses—looking at bikes at Manifesto, magazines at Issues and Bakesale Betty‘s fried chicken sandwich—as well as spends a little quality time with artist Nat Russell. Last but not least, we climb the clock tower with machinist Kevin …