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  • Hauck Nerf Battle Racer: Travel Down Foam Fury Road

    Hauck Nerf Battle Racer: Travel Down Foam Fury Road

    The escalation of Nerf firepower has been one of the most inspirational phenomena of the 21st century, but it took another company to create the ultimate Nerf combat vehicle.  That company is Hauck, who have unveiled the Hauck Nerf Battle Racer to a world that needs it. The Hauck Nerf Battle Racer is a pedal-powered, four-wheeled […]

  • Beer Hot Tub Developed by Starkenberger Brewery (Video)

    Beer Hot Tub Developed by Starkenberger Brewery (Video)

    When I was a kid I used to imagine living in a Scrooge McDuck mansion with a swimming pool filled with gold coins, but with some additional pools also filled with stuff like snow, sand, plastic balls (like at McDonald’s), etc. What I didn’t imagine was a pool full of beer, but the people at […]

  • Triton 6600/2 Submarine Costs $5.5 Million

    Triton 6600/2 Submarine Costs $5.5 Million

    I’m going to be totally honest. I don’t really know how much a consumer-grade submarine normally costs. But I do know that the Triton 6600/2 can travel deeper than any other personal sub can, purportedly up to more than a mile underneath the surface of the water. Which, in theory at least, makes it worth […]

  • CAT S60: First Thermal Camera Smartphone in the World

    CAT S60: First Thermal Camera Smartphone in the World

    We’ve got smartphones that work underwater, smartphones that bend, smartphones that don’t break, and God knows what else, but strangely enough we don’t have a smartphone with a built-in thermal camera. We didn’t, anyway, before the unveiling of the CAT S60. The CAT S60 is the construction company’s entry into the smartphone game, equipped with […]

  • Schwinge HYSWAS Tetrahedron Super Yacht (Pics)

    Schwinge HYSWAS Tetrahedron Super Yacht (Pics)

    I’ve written about a fair number of yachts for this site, real ones and just concepts. So I’m coming from a position of quasi-authority when I say that the Schwinge HYSWAS Tetrahedron Super Yacht is the coolest one I’ve ever seen. The “HYSWAS” in Schwinge HYSWAS Tetrahedron Super Yacht refers to Hydrofoil Small Waterplane Area […]

  • ReFlex Bendable Smartphone Concept From Human Media Lab (Video)

    ReFlex Bendable Smartphone Concept From Human Media Lab (Video)

    Look, there’s really no point in comparing smartphones and paper, but if you were to do such a thing, one huge point in paper’s favor is its extreme flexibility. Now Queens U’s Human Media Lab has unveiled a concept that should really make paper start to sweat — the ReFlex bendable smartphone. Flexible displays have been demonstrated […]

  • Byredo Travel Knife: Knife Around in Opulence

    Byredo Travel Knife: Knife Around in Opulence

    Ben Gorham’s Byredo company previously specialized in things like perfume or scented candles, but the brand has released a new travel collection that places a much higher premium on functionality and usefulness, and one of the highlights is the Byredo Travel Knife. The Byredo Travel Knife is different from a typical folding knife in ways […]

  • ‘The Path': Hulu Original Series Stars Aaron Paul (Video)

    ‘The Path': Hulu Original Series Stars Aaron Paul (Video)

    Unless you were one of the select few who went to go see Need for Speed, you’ve probably been jonesing for some Aaron Paul in your life since the end of Breaking Bad, especially with Better Call Saul back on the air. Good news, then — a trailer for the Paul-starring Hulu original series The […]

  • ‘Knuckles': The Book-Length Tribute to the Knucle Tattoo

    ‘Knuckles': The Book-Length Tribute to the Knucle Tattoo

    Reverend Harry Powell gave knuckle tattoos a pretty bad reputation back in the 1950s, but actually it’s a pretty thriving body art form with plenty of practitioners who would never dream of murdering Shelley Winters. It’s these individuals that are the subject of Knuckles, an entire book of photography devoted to the knuckle tattoo concept. […]