Gifts for Good

Ethical selections for the globally minded from our 2011 Holiday Gift Guide

Since this is the season for giving, we have selected various items from our 2011 Holiday Gift Guide that benefit communities and charitable organizations around the world. Particularly pleasing for the folks that have everything and want to share the wealth, or anyone with a sharing spirit, the following items represent the most rewarding gifts one can give. Lemlem Printed Rustic Scarf Support global artisans …

Jawbone UP: Now Available

Track and manage your wellness with a stylish bracelet, iPhone app and site

We wrote about the Jawbone UP when it was announced in July, and spoke with designer Yves Behar about its many attributes. The stylish, rechargeable, accelerometer-powered device may not be revolutionary in its abilities, but like the iPhone it has brought everything together in a pretty impressive and accessible package. The easy-to-wear bracelet keeps track of your activity and sleep, and syncs with an iPhone …

CH Edition: Jambox

Win our Jambox speaker, beginning with a launch party at our NYC pop up

When the Jawbone team stopped by Cool Hunting a few weeks back to show us their Bluetooth-compatible portable speaker—dubbed the Jambox—naturally we had initial reservations about just how powerful the tiny speaker system could really be. After a few listens, and learning more about how its clever technology is perfectly geared to seamlessly move from conference room to coffee table, we were hooked. So much …