It’s Official. Star Wars Is Getting Its Own Electronic Dance Album!

Think Star Wars sound effects and now, imagine electronic music thrown into the mix (or vice versa; it doesn’t really matters). The result is the Star Wars Headspace, a compilation of original dance music littered with familiar Star Wars sound clips and effects like R2-D2 bleeps, C-3PO favorite rant “How typical..,” Wookiee’s roar and Darth Vader’s breathing – just to name a few. The album is produced by legendary producer, founder of Def Jam Records, Rick Rubin. Granted that Rubin isn’t exactly the ‘electronic’ person you’d expect, still, the result is pretty impressive – well, that’s only if you are a huge dance music fan, else they would be just annoying noises. Continue reading It’s Official. Star Wars Is Getting Its Own Electronic Dance Album!

This Headphone/Speaker Hybrid Wants You To Enjoy Music From The Neck Up

Headphones are the obvious choice for those with active lifestyle, but they are not without dangers. Headphones cut you off from the surrounding, reducing your awareness to things like traffic and people and it could hurt your hearing in long run. And then, there’s the portable speaker, which saves you from the aforementioned, but it’d be too far away for comfort listening. Somewhere in between those two extremes is the Music Wrap. Touted as the “personal sound space on-the-go,” it is part portable speaker, part headphones; except that it won’t have to shut your ears for the sake of music and neither will it be too far for you to listen to your favorite tunes. Continue reading This Headphone/Speaker Hybrid Wants You To Enjoy Music From The Neck Up

This Upside Down Wine Glass Will Make You Question Your Sobriety

This image may very well be interpreted as someone who’s consuming red wine in the state of drunkard stupor. On contrary, she couldn’t be more sober then you and me (possibly). This particular wine glass, aptly called Upside Down Wine Glass, is for those who “dare to be different,” or in other words, for any wine lovers who see themselves as non-conformists, or basically, for novelty sake. Retailed by Red5, whom brought you similar quirky stuff like the Lasso Wine Bottle Holder, this novelty wine glass looks no different from any wine glasses when it is empty. But on closer observation, you will realized that the usual glass rim is actually sealed off, while the base is where you sip your favorite fermented grapes drink. Continue reading This Upside Down Wine Glass Will Make You Question Your Sobriety

You Won’t Believe These Are Actually Motorcycle Helmets

Motorcyclists yearning to unleash the feline side of themselves can certainly look to Neko Motorcycle Helmets. Created by Russian Nitrinos motostudio, these full-face helmets look like any regular full-face helmets, but with a pair of feline-inspired ears atop. Dubbed Neko Motorcycle Helmets, the addition of the fiberglass cat ears make the helmet looks very cat-ish, however, if ears just aren’t enough to satisfy the feline you, you can opt for one with full-on custom paint job that turns the entire helmet to look like an actual cat or cheetah head. Continue reading You Won’t Believe These Are Actually Motorcycle Helmets

Beautiful LEGO: Wild! Explores The Nature In LEGO Bricks’ Perspectives

Throughout history, nature’s beauty, such as Floral and fauna, has been expressed through art and photography but do you know the world’s most famous plastic bricks, when in the hands of LEGO experts, are equally apt in expressing these wonders? Yes, indeed it does. In fact, some of the end products are so brilliant that you will forget that are actually made of plastic bricks. The Beautiful LEGO: Wild! by Mike Doyle [No Starch Press, 1593276753] is a literature that lets you in the world of the wild, interpreted through LEGO bricks. Continue reading Beautiful LEGO: Wild! Explores The Nature In LEGO Bricks’ Perspectives

This iPhone 7 Concept Is Bezel-less With Touch ID Integrated Display

It will be at least a good seven months before iPhone 7 will be announced, but rumors have been piling up since last year with one purported render. Notwithstanding, designers have their own take and the latest to surface is this one from industrial design engineer Eduardo Guerrero. In consistence with one of the rumor of bigger display on a same size device, Eduardo has envisioned a concept iPhone 7 with a display that leaves no room for bezel. That’s right. It is a 100 percent bezel-less device which, if realized, could only be a dream come true for bezel-haters (yours truly, included). However, deep down, we know it is probably not going to happen because of usability issue as holding the device would result in accident activating of some features and to some extend, the “structural integrity” would be compromised. Continue reading This iPhone 7 Concept Is Bezel-less With Touch ID Integrated Display

British Garage Inventor Creates A Fire-spewing Pulse Jet Powered Drift Trike

We all know how a drift trike works. You get one up to speed, abruptly turn the handlebar to one side, or tug the ‘handbrake’ to initiate the drift. It is exhilarating but apparently, not to all. Not to Colin Furze at least, the mad scientist British garage inventor who have turned many tame transportations into dangerous ones with jet power. His latest creation is not less dangerous and one that, not surprisingly, involves a pulse jet. Aptly dubbed Pulse Jet Drift Trike, it is a drift trike that up the drift game – thanks to a pulse jet stuck sideway at the rear Continue reading British Garage Inventor Creates A Fire-spewing Pulse Jet Powered Drift Trike

Sideshow Is Selling 7-Foot Ben Affleck Armored Batman Figure For $8,000

Think you are a big fan of Ben Affleck’s version of Batman? Then you might be interested to know that Hot Toys, the Hong Kong-based toy company famous for 1/6 scale movie-accurate action figures, has just the right ‘action figure’ for you: a life-size Armored Batman from the upcoming movie, Batman v Superman. Yes, this ain’t the usual 12-inch action figure. This towering Armored Batman is more like a sculpture, standing a good 7.2 feet (2.2 meters), Ok, maybe Ben Affleck isn’t that tall; that’s with the base. Though, without it, it is still quite a sight behold at 6.4 feet or 1.95 meters tall. Well, we did say it is a ‘life-size’ figure, didn’t we? Continue reading Sideshow Is Selling 7-Foot Ben Affleck Armored Batman Figure For $8,000

The Fury Of Mother Nature Sends Scottish Waterfalls Back Up To The Top of The Cliff

Mother Nature has proven itself, time and time again, what she is capable of and the Storm Henry that hits the Isle of Mull of Scotland is yet another prove of her prowess. As the usually serene coastal region is being pounded by extreme weather, gale force winds hitting the southwest of the island forces the waterfalls to go back to where it came from: the top of the cliffs over Loch Scridain – effectively turning waterfalls into ‘waterups’. The nature’s wrath was caught in act in a short clip posted by Isle of Mull Cottages and the sight was extremely surreal. Continue reading The Fury Of Mother Nature Sends Scottish Waterfalls Back Up To The Top of The Cliff

This Ingenious Outdoor Security System Is Powered By Your Porch Light

There are two ways to home security: reactive and proactive. The former only acts when a B&E occurs, while the latter aims to prevent it from happening in the first place. Instead of watching helplessly at bulgars ransacking your home through indoor security cams, the Toucan Home Security System covers the outside of your home to proactively prevent break ins from happening. But before you can get the outside secured, you will need to overcome the dreadful installation process, which usually requires costly installation by ‘professionals’ or a rocket scientist, if you are DIY-ing. This is where Toucan shines: it does not require no tearing of walls, while promising infinite power supply to the system, well, that’s as long as you pay the bills. Continue reading This Ingenious Outdoor Security System Is Powered By Your Porch Light

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