With so many cool things coming out each week, it can be hard to wade through all the rock-awesomeness. With ‘Cool Tools’, we’ve done the hard work for you.

This week we saw everything from an announcement of one of the best desk toys ever – Simpsons LEGO – to our first taste of Onshape’s parametric CAD in the Cloud mobile app and more.

Ready? Let’s go!

This week we look at:


LEGO Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart Set


“The iconic Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart exclusive LEGO set and the second series of LEGO Minfigures are coming May 2015!”

Land Rover Defender Heritage Edition


“Where it all began.”




“Wunderlist helps millions of people around the world capture their ideas, things to do and places to see. Whether you’re sharing a grocery list with a loved one, working on a project, or planning a vacation, Wunderlist makes it easy to share your lists and collaborate with everyone in your life. Wunderlist instantly syncs between your phone, tablet and computer, so you can access your lists from anywhere.”

Onshape Mobile


“With Onshape’s mobile app, you have access to professional 3D CAD on your phone and tablet. You can design, edit and collaborate on any device.”


Analog Memory Desk


“This Memory Desk is a tool to record all the small items you write down once, but intend to forget tomorrow.”

Take-Along Bar (TAB)


“Biking and beverages have long been a passion of mine. This BAR T.A.B. allows me to enjoy both…”


Adventure is Calling II

“Take another trip around the U.S. and parts of Canada through my eyes, with Adventure Is Calling II.”

Cobain: Montage of Heck Trailer


“The authorized documentary on late Guitar/lead singer Kurt Cobain from his early days in Aberdeen Washington to his success and downfall with Grunge band Nirvana.”

And there you have it!

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