This is part of a series of short takes on the items that give highly productive people their edge. In other words, the gadgets that help stoke their creativity and they say: “I Can’t Work Without My…”
Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Chef
AeroPress Coffee & Espresso Maker by Aerobie
“A French press on steroids. I use it with Blue Bottle or Intelligentsia coffee beans. It was made by a Stanford mechanical engineer. I was introduced to it by the 2008 Barista World Champion.” $26; bedbathandbeyond.com
See what Phil Libin of Evernote and Jason Reich of Simple say they can’t do without.