A store is selling giant oversized backpacks for $234 and people are actually buying them

Plywood Japanese retailer Plywood is selling giant, oversized backpacks for $ 234. The backpacks were designed by the Japanese brand CWF. The retailer’s website says that the bags can be used for camping or as an everyday style staple. The “sand beige” version of the backpack is currently sold out, but the “olive drag” and “black” […]

Apple is using backpacks to collect map data in San Francisco

Apple’s quest to improve Maps’ accuracy appears to include some on-foot action. Former Engadget writer Dante Cesa has posted photos of an Apple Maps worker carrying a backpack loaded with cameras, LiDAR sensors and other equipment as he walked through San Francisco. It’s not certain what the exact goal was, but MacRumors speculated that he […]

Bikes, backpacks and breast pumps: The realities of adventures after kids

Kristin Kent September 3, 2018 Share this article After her own existential crisis following an adventure gone awry, new mother Kristin Kent reached out to other mothers to find out how they got back on their proverbial (and literal) bikes. I had an existential crisis on a fat bike. After 10 months of caring for […]

Battleground school: Israeli company makes bulletproof backpacks for US market (VIDEO)

An Israeli company has produced a backpack which transforms into a full-fledged armored vest. It says the product is in high demand in the US, inspired by the school shootings “trauma” there. “We designed a bullet-proof backpack at the request of our distributors in the United States after the huge trauma caused by the February […]

You can’t walk around New York City without seeing these backpacks — which is why most people won’t believe they start at $40

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. STATE Bags Instagram In the last few years, STATE‘s affordably priced, cool and classic backpacks have become wildly popular.  For every STATE bag purchased, STATE hand-delivers a backpack — packed […]

10 stylish backpacks under $100 to carry to the office

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Whether you’re going to work or school, carrying a bag is an essential part of being prepared for the day. While briefcases and messenger bags might be more sophisticated options for […]

Arc’Teryx swiveling hip belt delivers unmatched comfort under heavy backpacks

Arc’teryx prides itself on its quality design that focuses on function and simplicity. The company outdid itself with its spring 2017 Bora AR backpack lineup that introduces the RotoGlide hip belt, a revolutionary new suspension system that changes how you wear a pack. The flagship feature of the new Arc’teryx Bora AR backpacks is the […]

3 Carry-On Travel Backpacks Under $150

3 Carry-On Travel Backpacks Under $ 150 Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all […]