This revolver ring could give the term cold feet a whole new and very literal meaning. It apparently comes with tiny bullets which in reality, probably only pack about as much punch as a Japanese BB Gun – which can…well…kill!. Birds. But not the kind you’d marry…unless you’re a particularly keen Ornithologist. And a dwarf. [...]
BMW have introduced a new system to help their customers through the car customization process. Based on Microsoft’s Surface technology, their “Product Navigator” helps users select body and interior colors by allowing them to place tangible color blocks on the screen, producing instant, resizable results that are viewable from numerous angles.
China’s much delayed Meizu M8 iPhone look-alike has finally emerged in an unboxing, prior to an official launch on 8th December. China’s PC Online did the honors after being shipped a unit, which includes (not surprisingly) all-white earbuds, USB cable and charger.
Kingston will unveil the world’s first electric superbike this week at the 2008 NEC Motorcycle Show in Birmingham, England. Their TTX01 motorcycle is capable of 125mph (200km/h) and can apparently recharge in as little as 15 minutes via a high-current charger.
Design team Anna Gram have come up with an elegant design for a digital clock that uses lemons as a power source, instead of cheaper and more practical environmentally damaging batteries or coal-fired grid ‘leccy. The fruit fly magnet “Citrus Clock” uses electrolysis to generate energy and will get a week’s worth of juice between [...]
Google have put together a demonstrative video of their iPhone Mobile Voice Search app which was temporarily removed from Apple’s App Store recently, upon the discovery that Google had intentionally broken the API.
Buffalo Japan have today announced the release of a new ultra-small USB thumb drive that makes use of a removable MicroSD chip to store data. The drive is essentially a tiny implementation of a microSDHC card reader and comes bundled with your choice of 1GB, 2GB, 4GB or 8GB cards, though you can use your [...]
Welsh company Protomax Plastics are turning mixed plastic trash such as drink bottles, plastic bags and old milk crates into lightweight armored panels with a little help from a machine called P2. The resulting Kevlar coated panels are bulletproof and fireproof and their light weight makes for quicker assembly of military shelters or emergency modular [...]
The traditional light switch is a great invention. Cheap, reliable and simple to operate. But these days, when we engineer increasingly complex lighting setups with dimmer switches and central control panels, we need something a little more intuitive.
Remember Golden Shellback’s magical waterproof coating we saw back in July? We’ll it’s available now and we have a price list for coating several popular gadgets in their invisible waterproofing agent. The only problem is that you have to mail in that gadget you just can’t live without for the company to apply the coating.