Kriega R30 Buying Experience & Initial Impressions

I had been looking for a new backpack for the last few months. The rebranded Ogio bags from Dainese didn’t seem worthwhile & I kept striking out with Octopus Bags. The Dainese-branded Ogio bags were 1.5 times more expensive than the Ogio bags themselves, it seemed like a waste. I had looked through many backpacks and decided that Kriega packs looked really good for motorcycle commuting.

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SOOT Electropack: Never Run out of Juice

Having lots of devices can be fun, but it’s a pain when you run out of juice. I’ve had to scramble to find a power plug more than once, and the external battery that I have usually doesn’t last that long. Lugging around a large battery in your backpack makes sense if you’re heading outdoors.

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Watershed Big Creek Backpack: Keep Your Precious Gear Safe from the Elements

I get paranoid sometimes when I am carrying around some of my fancier electronics. It’s not that I’m worried about getting mugged, it’s more a question of getting them wet, because we all know that water and gizmos don’t really gel.

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Tumi Dror Backpack: The Transformer Bag

It’s probably happened to you. You’re walking along with a briefcase or other bag and realize that it’s getting too heavy. You wish that you had taken a backpack. That’s the basic idea behind the Dror Backpack from Tumi. This expandable and transformable backpack will give you the best of all bag worlds – for a price.

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Goruck Backpacks Keep Your Gear Safe While Looking Great

A well-made backpack will allow you to travel with most of your gear without breaking your back. Goruck backpacks are for serious people with serious stuff to carry around. They’ll keep your items dry and are made to be tough enough to survive your daily travels without a hitch.

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MacCase Vintage Leather Flight Jacket Carries All Your Apple Gear

I was talking with a colleague yesterday and we both agreed that we took our laptops out of our homes a lot less since we got iPads. That being said, there’s always a place for a cool iPad and laptop bag, one that lets you store a few things on top of that thin tablet computer.

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Solid Gray: Backpack to the Future

I’ve seen a few hard shell backpacks in my time, but this is one of the first that is supposed to be quite lightweight as well, since its cut and folded out of a single sheet of copolymer. It’s called Solid Gray and it definitely looks like an interesting pack to have.

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Getting Technical with a Back-to-School Backpack

081611_rg_PackTechTips_01.jpgWe don’t like to admit it, but summer is coming to an end in a few weeks. Soon enough, quite a few of us will be bound back for school, college, university or graduate school. Is so, you might be already looking for something new to haul around your laptop/tablet/tech, books, and class materials. But before you buy a dedicated laptop bag, check out what we’ve come up with while we were shopping for our own bag earlier today…

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Backpack Umbrella Keeps Hands Free While Keeping You Dry

Are you the kind of person who fumbles around with an umbrella when it starts to rain? Check out this convenient backpack, which will hold your umbrella while keeping both your hands free. Best idea ever, or slightly cheesy?

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Reptilian Mad Pax Backpack: Get Ready to Rumble Like a Koopa

The first thing that popped in my mind when I saw this backpack is the Koopas, from Super Mario Bros. As we all know, Koopas are the race of turtles against which Mario has to fight. For some reason, this backpack includes spikes, so you’re probably closer to being Bowser or Iggy Koopa than just a plain old Koopa.

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