Pen Pineapple Apple Pen Music Video Has All The Elements Of A Viral Hit

According to wikiHow, there are a few key elements in making a viral video and it includes, but not limited to, simple idea, tacky, and most often then not, funny. South Korean music maker and singer Psy can attest to some of those points when his single Gangnam Style when viral, topping YouTube views, as well as the iTunes chart. Psy’s song was very catchy, contains repetitive sentences, and the video, has dance moves that are simple yet, fun. The video was tacky in a way, but it was a tacky magnet that racked up billions of views. Fast forward to today, we may be witnessing yet another viral music video in the making but this time, this song is no Continue reading Pen Pineapple Apple Pen Music Video Has All The Elements Of A Viral Hit

M3D Pro 3D Printer Is Self-Aware, Can Diagnose And Rectifying Issues

Buying a 3D printer and start using it is no big deal today, but while it is working for you, would you know what’s happening under the hood? Like, is it overheating, or the alignment is out? You probably won’t unless you have superhuman eyes and/or you sit right next the entire time while it is in operation. Well, this is where M3D Pro can help. This latest 3D printer from M3D is touted to have something the industry is lacking: self-awareness. Continue reading M3D Pro 3D Printer Is Self-Aware, Can Diagnose And Rectifying Issues

This Seemingly Nondescript Belt Is Like The Real-life Batman Utility Belt

Sometimes I can’t help but to think Batman’s utility belt is bullshit. Don’t get me wrong. I am a fan of the cape crusader, but it is hard for me to reconcile with the fact that those tiny pouches can have any real world use. Well, I guess I was wrong because there’s a real world utility belt called Cache Belt that proved that this functional fashion piece can indeed stashed a shit load of EDC. So, how is it even possible, you ask? The magic lies in the single stitched hook and loop design nylon webbing that offers a discreet storage for small items up to 1.25 inch wide. Continue reading This Seemingly Nondescript Belt Is Like The Real-life Batman Utility Belt

DJI’s New Foldable Drone Goes Beyond Imaging, It Is A Sport Drone Too

Wait. Is there a drone race going on? Cos’ just last week we saw GoPro’s first ever drone, today DJI is quick to introduce the company’s very own (and first) folding drone called DJI Mavic Pro and boy, is it super compact. When folded down, the 1.64 lbs (743g) DJI Mavic Pro is small enough to be slipped into your bicycle shirt’s back pocket. Yes. It is that small. Even the controller is super compact too, looking much like a game controller but with integrated smartphone holder. While tiny, it is a complete aerial imaging rig that’s no lack of features. Continue reading DJI’s New Foldable Drone Goes Beyond Imaging, It Is A Sport Drone Too

Who Says Xiaomi Has No Innovation? It Has Invisible Fingerprint Reader!

Started out as a low-cost smartphone, Xiaomi have since venture beyond mobile phones, dabbling in a host of gadgets and even appliances like rice cooker and air purifier. While its portfolio may have expanded, some industry watchers and consumers can’t help but to call out copycat as many, if not all, its designs do have uncanny resemblances to big brands like Apple, Samsung and the likes. So, you could say Xiaomi is never really an innovator. However, that changes today, as it brings forth its new flagship, the Mi 5s (see what we mean?). Continue reading Who Says Xiaomi Has No Innovation? It Has Invisible Fingerprint Reader!

Meet The World’s Hottest Chip Made From Earth’s Hottest Chili Pepper

If you like very spicy food and think you have taste it all, think again. Also, if you think how spicy a single chip could be, well, we ask you to think again too. If a chip (yes, that’s ONE chip there) claim to be “hot as hell,” such as in the case of the Carolina Reaper Madness Chip from chips maker Paqui, and as one chip per packet, then you know it is, VERY VERY hot. Well, it ought to be, you know, for the company to lay claim as “the hottest chip in the world.” Continue reading Meet The World’s Hottest Chip Made From Earth’s Hottest Chili Pepper

Super Sleek DUOECHO Is One Unit But Two Bluetooth Stereo Speakers

You know Bluetooth speakers? Of course you do and I am sure you also know that those so-called stereo Bluetooth speakers ain’t really stereo because the ‘stereo’ is, in fact, packed into one unit. Now, that’s not exactly stereo, is it? For the sake of portability, it looks that will be the closest solution you can get (to actual stereo, stereo) but not if DUOECHO can help it. The ingenious thing about DUOECHO is, it appears to be a sleek, single unit, but it is actually two speakers that are magnetically adhered to each other for easy of storage and transport. Continue reading Super Sleek DUOECHO Is One Unit But Two Bluetooth Stereo Speakers

Mercedes-Benz’s Future Delivery Vans Will Have Drones To Aid In Deliveries

Before robots come knocking on your door to deliver your parcel, we would probably see drones doing the job. However, unlike Amazon’s bold ambition, Mercedes-Benz joins force with Matternet to explore the concept of combining both traditional man-to-door delivery using a van with drones. Of course, the van here we are talking about isn’t your run-of-the-mill van without front doors. It is the Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Concept, a purpose built delivery van that’s part of a high-tech delivery system going all the way back to the warehouse. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz’s Future Delivery Vans Will Have Drones To Aid In Deliveries

Venus Optics Has The Weirdest Macro Lens That’s Smaller Than Your Pinky

It doesn’t take a photography enthusiast to know what a camera lens looks like, but this one lens from Venus Optics will surely leave even an enthusiast bewildered. Venus Optics has no doubt broke the lens design convention with Laowa 24mm f/14 Replay 2x Macro Lens. As you can see, this macro is no doubt a little on the weird on of the scale as far as optics are concerned. On one end, it has a regular Nikon and Canon-friendly mount, but that’s as normal as it gets. Beyond the mount, the lens seems to go on a telescopic path, thinning off (in diameter) towards the lens end like Continue reading Venus Optics Has The Weirdest Macro Lens That’s Smaller Than Your Pinky

This Wrist Strap Lets You Answer Calls By Putting Your Finger To Your Ear

I recall there was one scene in one of Leslie Nielsen’s movies where he touches his ear to communicate. He explained that it was a chip implant that enables this sci-fi communication. Nobody took it seriously. Not surprisingly, it was, after all, a comedy. For me, a future buff, I was intrigued and that futuristic concept has deeply etched in my mind. Fast forward today, we are about to get such technology. But this technology, simply called Sgnl by South Korea outfit Innomdle Lab, stop short of being that futuristic. There’s no chip implant involved; instead, it comes in a form of a smart wrist band that’s designed to worked with your smartphone and your wrist watch. Continue reading This Wrist Strap Lets You Answer Calls By Putting Your Finger To Your Ear

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