Krossblade Aerospace’s Skyprowler UAV is a Precursor to the Firm’s Future Personal VTOL Airplane

For the longest time in human history, mankind have been dreaming of flying cars. Even with today’s technology, flying cars are far from reality and one of the stumbling blocks is obviously landing and taking off. Up till today, flying car concepts all required runway or some sort reasonably flat ground for taking off and landing, which clearly is a luxury in most locality. I mean, surely you don’t want a flying car that needs to land on a local airport which could be hundreds of miles away from home, right? However, an Arizona-based aviation startup, Krossblade Aerospace, wants to do away with the need for landing strips with its VTOL concept aircraft, dubbed SkyCruiser. This 300 mph hybrid transformer, as the company calls it, is a five-seat aircraft much like the U.S. Army’s V22 Osprey that benefits from both the aerodynamic and speed offered by a fixed wing aircraft and convenience of a vertical take-off aircraft, which in this case, a quadcopter. Continue reading Krossblade Aerospace’s Skyprowler UAV is a Precursor to the Firm’s Future Personal VTOL Airplane

Gas-Sense Lets You Check Your LPG Tank Level in Real-Time and Alerts You Before it Runs Out

If you still use LPG aka propane tanks, chances are there is one teething problem that have been bugging you and that’s the level of the gas within. There’s no telling unless you pick it up and have a feel of the weight. We saw how the weight sensing Refuel can help, but here’s another one that take sensing to the next level. Meet Gas-Sense, a thermal sensing contraption that sticks to the LPG cylinder and lets you know the gas level, in real-time, over your mobile phone. Sounds like magic, doesn’t it? Developed by London-based teen inventor, George Edwards, Gas-Sense uses a patent-pending thermal technology to detect the exact level of the surface of the liquid within the tank. It syncs wirelessly with your smartphone, Android, iOS, or Windows, and lets you know when the tank is about to empty, so you can be better prepared. Continue reading Gas-Sense Lets You Check Your LPG Tank Level in Real-Time and Alerts You Before it Runs Out

Brown Safe Introduces New Damascus Edition Watch Safe Featuring Military-grade Dial Lock

If you are a serious collector of posh timepieces, surely you won’t leave your investments lying around. You would probably want to stash them in a safe, so in an unfortunate event that burglars managed to break into your extravagant fortress, they will be denied the access. If so, California-base Brown Safe Manufacturing has just the right kind of watch safe for you and it is called Damascus Edition Chronos Watch Safe. So what’s so special about this safe? First of all, it is not just any safe; it is one designed for watches and pays homage to the legendary bladesmiths and master craftsmen by infusing Damascus details into the safe and secondly, it boasts a series of counter intrusion system that will ensure your precious timepieces stay safe within. Continue reading Brown Safe Introduces New Damascus Edition Watch Safe Featuring Military-grade Dial Lock

Lighted Mirror iPhone Case Not Only Has a Mirror Stuck to its Back, But Its Lighted Too

What happens if you ask a bunch of designers, makeup artists and engineers to dream up of an iPhone accessory? The result is the Lighted Mirror iPhone Case. As the product name implies, it is an iPhone case slapped with a big-ass magnifying mirror on its back which can be lighted up. The case is crafted from aluminum, while the mirror is said to be of durable material, coated to prevent cracks or scratches, and in addition to that, you have the option to light up your face while you are checking it out. Thanks to an innovative light diffusing panel, which leverage on your device’s LED flash light, you are able to get a soft glow thrown onto your face. And the best part is, this light is switchable. Meaning it can be turned on simply by switching on your device’s flash and sliding the ’switch’ on the back of the case to cover the flash. Continue reading Lighted Mirror iPhone Case Not Only Has a Mirror Stuck to its Back, But Its Lighted Too

WOHO WOKit Carabiner Multi-tool Boasts a Reversible Ratchet Capable of up to 30 Nm of Torque

A multi-tool as it is, is commonplace, but something of WOKit Carabiner Multi-tool’s size and still touts a reversible ratchet with up to 30 Nm torque? Not so. However, unlike many multi-tools in the market, WOKit does not tout itself as a one-piece solution. This carabiner multi-tool actually has three parts to it: the carabiner tool where you will find the 1/4” ratchet, a wrench piece and a tool bit set. All three works to offer you no less than seven functionalities including the said 1/4” ratchet, bottle opener, ruler, box wrench, open-end wrench, spoke wrench, plus an assortment of tool bits. The carabiner is crafted from 6061-T6 forged aluminum alloy, while the wrench piece is of Cr-Mo heat-treated allot steel. Tool bits and the socket set are made from S2 shock-resistant steel and S45C medium carbon steel, respectively. Continue reading WOHO WOKit Carabiner Multi-tool Boasts a Reversible Ratchet Capable of up to 30 Nm of Torque

Meet Indian Motorcycles’ First Model of 2016, Indian Chief Dark Horse

Now being driven by Polaris Industries, Indian Motorcycles have been busy turning out new models and the Indian Chief Dark Horse Motorcycle you see here is the first of the 2016 model the company has unveiled last week. Not a typo by the way. It’s the auto industry and so 2016 sounds just about right. The Indian Chief Dark Horse is built upon the, you guessed it, Indian Chief platform and as its moniker indicated, it is predominantly covered in a matte black paint job, with just teeny weeny bit of chrome. The end result, aesthetically speaking, the Indian Chief Dark Horse makes quite a fierce statement. Beautiful as it is, the Indian Chief Dark Horse is no bauble; it is touted as the lightest in the series and the quickest model in the Chief family. Continue reading Meet Indian Motorcycles’ First Model of 2016, Indian Chief Dark Horse

Marshall Marches into Fashion Market with Marshall Clothing Collection

After supplying musicians with amplification systems for over half a century and consumers with headphones and speakers in recent time, the iconic name in rock Marshall is gearing up to offer you clothing too. Yes. You heard us. Apparels, which in itself is a totally uncharted territory for the 50 year-old England-based company. The collection, simply called Marshall Clothing Collection, is said to have drew its inspiration from “unruly band-merch of iconic rock legends.” In another words, they are simple, no frill product which any self-respecting music lovers and musicians alike would dig (read: very ‘rockish’ like what rockstar would wear). Continue reading Marshall Marches into Fashion Market with Marshall Clothing Collection

Satechi Aluminum Clamp Hub is Probably the Neatest USB Hub We Have Seen For the Longest Time

If there is one thing iMac lacks, it would be USB ports, which you can easily resolve by using a USB hub. Even if you have enough, assuming you don’t have as many USB-powered gadgets, the ports located at the back also poses access issue. This is where Satechi Aluminum Clamp USB Hub can help. As the product name implies, it stands out from the horde of USB hubs by letting you attach it to your iMac or any PC that’s of one inch or less, thereby routing the ports to the front for easy access and/or increase the number of ports at your disposal – all while not cluttering up your desk. Attaching something that’s non-Apple in nature may not appeal to some, but Satechi has made an effort to blend the Aluminum Clamp with your aluminum iMac by giving it a metallic brushed aluminum exterior, accented with white trim, so it will look just right at home on any 2012 or newer iMac. Though we can’t say the same for the predominantly black PC machines. Continue reading Satechi Aluminum Clamp Hub is Probably the Neatest USB Hub We Have Seen For the Longest Time

CEntrance Packs a Headphone Amp, DAC and a Portable Battery into One Uber Sleek iPhone Case

Coming from a company knows a thing or two about portable media player, it is no surprise that iPhone is capable of handling high-resolution audio, but as any audiophile would tell you, the ability to playback does not equate to high-quality sound. Fortunately, you have a slew of options in the market today, such as portable headphone amplifier and DAC, to up your iPhone’s sonic performance, but professional audio equipment maker CEntrance thinks it can do better; it has designed an iPhone case that will not only protect your precious iDevice, but also features a built-in headphone amplifier and Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) to up your iPhone’s sonic performance many times over, plus an integrated battery pack to boot. Continue reading CEntrance Packs a Headphone Amp, DAC and a Portable Battery into One Uber Sleek iPhone Case

The Gfeller Document Case by Best Made Co.: Uber Stylish Document Case That’s Hard to Ignore

If you haven’t already gone paperless and travels quite a bit, then we suppose you still need a document bag, or in this case, a document case for all your papers and writing materials. If so, here’s one coming from Best Made Co., dubbed Gfeller Document Case, that should appeal to style-conscious, paper-loving folks. Made by Idaho-based Gfeller Casemakers, whom are known for making outstanding leather goods for archaeologists and geologists since 1946, the Gfeller Document Case is a sight to behold and is an object of beauty, one which we would described as the aristocrat of document bags. Continue reading The Gfeller Document Case by Best Made Co.: Uber Stylish Document Case That’s Hard to Ignore

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