Tag Archive: Bags

Apple Stores will ditch plastic bags for paper this month

As part of its focus on the environment, Apple Stores will this month ditch its instantly-recognizable plastic bags for new paper ones made of 80 percent recycled materials. The official changeover happens ten days from now on April 15, although stores will continue to use the old plastic bags until they have run out of […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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This commuter/camera backpack will PRVKE you to retire your other bags [Reviews]

Backpacks evoke certain expectations. Sexy is usually not one of those expectations. Yet that is the first feeling I had when checking out the PRVKE Pack, a smartly engineered backpack for photographers designed by brothers Ryan and Spencer Cope. Their company is called WANDRD, and wander is exactly what you will want to do with […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Lust List: This bag’s for the dogs, plus more great stuff for gear hounds

What’s in Apple’s Japanese ‘Lucky Bags’ — and how you can get one

As per Japanese tradition, Apple has started handing out its Fukubukuro (a.k.a. “Lucky Bags”) to customers at its brick-and-mortar retail stores in Japan — giving some fortunate buyers massive discounts on the latest Apple products and accessories. The bags are…Read more ›

Apple announces Japanese ‘Lucky Bags’ will go on sale January 2nd

Christmas may be over here in the United States, but the season’s just starting in Japan. Apple has just announced that it will kick off its annual ‘Lucky Bag’ celebration in its Japanese retail stores starting on January 2nd. Here’s…Read more ›

Timbuk2: 25 years of sewin’ bags in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Twenty-five years ago, a bike messenger sat in his garage and used an old-school Singer sewing machine to stitch his mark on the world. That bike messenger was Rob Honeycutt, and the bags he made in 1989…Read more ›

Gadget Watch: Bags, bags and … bags. Plus, some cool new camera gear

The Franklin Tote is the George Clooney of bags

This is Waterfield’s Franklin Tote and I l-l-love it. It’s an open-topped leather bag with hand/shoulder straps and a bunch of pockets inside and out, and it’s just about the most practical daily carry-around I’ve ever used. Does is replace…Read more ›

iPad Air: Gulf becomes the latest airline to carry iPad electronic flight bags

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s flagship air carrier, has become the latest airline to participate in an iPad-based electronic flight bag program. The program will see Gulf Air purchase 355 iPads, to be distributed throughout the airline’s fleet. “We…Read more ›

New Ona Tote And Messenger Bags For Stylish Photographers

On a Bags is at it again, launching three new bags for the laydeez and gennelmen out there. Do you like leather and canvas? Do you like style? Do you like protection for your camera gear and iOS devices? Then…Read more ›