Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair

Star Trek Inflatable Captain's Chair
(photos: ThinkGeek) Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair | US$24.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

more than four decades on, Star Trek remains the favorite among sci-fi geeks. if you happens to be one of the faithful Trekkies, then you probably want to pass on this Trek-culture to your kids and you can start by acquiring the Star Trek Inflatable Captain’s Chair. so why not a full-size replica, you ask? cos’ inflatable makes it mobile (no, it don’t have wheels but it is super lightweight) and adorable, plus it won’t break your bank. that’s why. designed for kids age 3 and up to small adults not more than 120 pounds (54 kg), the chair features various buttons and lights printed on the arms for imagination play. Continue reading

No Blind Spot Rear View Mirror

No Blind Spot Rear View Mirror
No Blind Spot Rear View Mirror | US$59.95 | www.hammacher.com

accidents often happen due to driver failing to check their blind spots. if you find yourself checking your rear view mirror more often than your blind spots or you are just one of those who find it a chore in turning your head to check out the blind spots, then this No Blind Sport Rear View Mirror is the perfect accessory for your car. this patented mirror has a seamless 180-degree field of view (as opposed to the standard rear view mirror’s 52-degree), allowing you a distortion-free rear view across an entire span of a five-lane highway. Continue reading

Celsius X VI II LeDIX Furtif Mobile Phone

Celsius X VI II LeDIX Furtif Mobile Phone
(photos: Celsius X VII II) Celsius X VI II LeDIX Furtif Mobile Phone | €250,000.00 | www.celsius-x-vi-ii.com

in an age where standard mobile phones are being pushed into oblivion, there still exist an elite group of them, waiting to be snagged by the rich connoisseurs of mobile phone, luxury jewelry and intricate time pieces, combined. created by a young French watchmaking firm, Celsius X VII II, the LeDIX Furtif you see here is just one those luxurious mobile phone that cost a whopping €250,000 or US$333,675 to own. it is a standard clamshell form factor mobile phone with standard features like onboard camera, VGA display and the likes but what makes the whole package stands out is its integrated mechanical watch with an off-centered flying tourbillon on its front and a full carbon fiber body. Continue reading

ROADIE – Coffee Table Trunk by Karpenter

ROADIE - Coffee Table Trunk by Karpenter
(photos: Karpenter) ROADIE – Coffee Table Trunk by Karpenter | US$430.00 | karpenter.com

there is something alluring about rustic furniture, don’t you think so? to us, it has an unexplainable aural that draws us to it – one that makes them so irresistible that we would want own it even if it means going on a dreadful diet for an unspecific period of time or scrimp and save just to be able to afford them. the ROADIE – Coffee Table Trunk by Karpenter happens to be one of those beautifully crafted rustic style furniture that we spoke of. instead of your usual leather clad black trunk, this coffee table has recycled teak wood matched to the usual hardware you would find in any typical trunk and completing this stylish package is four wheel castors in contrasting orange hue. Continue reading

Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite USB Key

Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite USB Key
(photos: Louis Vuitton) Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite USB Key | US$tba | www.louisvuitton.eu

opulent lifestyle is something that will only happen in our dreams but that only applies to us. as for the rest of the fashion-conscious geeks with quite a bit of greens to spare, perhaps a USB flash drive such as this Damier Graphite USB Key from Louis Vuitton would be a fitting accessory. sporting the iconic Damier Graphite signature design, this shiny USB flash drive features a classy lanyard with a snap hook for attaching to the inside or outside of your bag. Continue reading

TAT7 iPhone Scuba Case

TAT7 iPhone Scuba Case
(photos: TAT7) TAT7 iPhone Scuba Case | US$84.95 | tat7.net

the iPhone 4S has marked improvement in the mobile imaging department and with full HD 1080p videoing capability on the tap, it will be a shame not to use it in underwater photography or videography. we are aware of cases that can equip your lovely gadget with waterproof ability but what we are after is an accessory that you can bring the iPhone to a certain depth and still allowing you to capture the awesome underwater landscape in glorious full HD video. for that, you will need an accessory like the TAT7 iPhone Scuba Case. TAT7 isn’t shy about what its case can do and the word ‘Scuba’ in its namesake says it all. Continue reading

The Mark Brothers: Cable Labels

The Mark Brothers : Cable Labels
(photos: Mocha UK) The Mark Brothers: Cable Labels | £7.50 | www.mocha.uk.com

the world is plagued with too many cables. cables for your set top box, TV, BluRay player, computers, multimedia speakers and the list goes on. more often than not, these cables end up in one or two locations, which makes disconnecting them a hair-pulling experience – cos’ we probably forget which plug leads to what. instead of shutting all down and taking the trial-and-error disconnecting routine, why not employ these little guys to help you out? and by ‘these little guys’ we meant the The Mark Brothers: Cable Labels. Continue reading

iCog Hades iPad Case + Bluetooth Keyboard

iCog Hades iPad Case + Bluetooth Keyboard
(photos: Victorian Steampunk) iCog Hades iPad Case + Bluetooth Keyboard | US$424.00 | www.etsy.com

we don’t know the exact relation between Victoria era and the steampunk movement. whether is it frictional, a fantasy or whatever – we are not really bothered by it. one thing we are sure about this golden era is that famous folks like Charles Dickens, Ludwig van Beethoven, Louis Sullivan and among the many others, all hailed from around that era. so, if these pioneers were use tablets, it would probably look like your iPad clad in this beautiful iCog Hades iPad Case + Bluetooth Keyboard. handcrafted by John William Dunn, the iCog Hades comprises of an iPad bumper case and a matching Bluetooth keyboard, both fashioned from a combination of wood, brass and copper elements. the bumper case attached to the keyboard via hinges, turning your iPad into a Victorian-styled laptop, and when detached, the wood framing your iPad continue its duty as a wooden bumper case or sort. Continue reading

Yamaha PDX-11 Sound Dock

Yamaha PDX-11 Sound Dock
(photos: Yamaha) Yamaha PDX-11 Sound Dock | US$99.95 | www.yamaha.com

we realize the fact that we are assaulted by an ocean of sound docks but this particular tough ball from Yamaha deserves some mentioning. unlike most sound docks out there, the Yamaha PDX-11 Sound Dock is designed to be totally portable and fits right into tight spaces like a book shelf when you are at home. designed with a 30-pin dock connector for your small iDevices, it is equipped with a single 4-inch cone woofer and a 1-3/8-inch tweeter, a stereo 3.5mm audio jack catering to non-iDevices and can be powered either by a wall outlet or six numbers of AA alkaline batteries. Continue reading

CASIO GW-9300ER-5JF Mudman G-SHOCK

CASIO GW-9300ER-5JF Mudman G-SHOCK
(photos: G-Shock JP) CASIO GW-9300ER-5JF Mudman G-SHOCK | ¥37,800.00 | g-shock.jp

a year on after first introducing the world to the first Mudman (GW-9300-1JF), CASIO announced yet another Mudman (GW-9300ER-5JF) but this time, this new Mudman sports a colorway that we thought truly reflects its namesake. this second iteration sports a military brown-Khaki colorway and inherit the wholesome features of the original Mudman including the obvious G-SHOCK toughness, carbon fiber reinforce resin band, moon phrase data, compass, temperature measurement function, solar charging system (Tough Solar), radio signal receiver, battery indicator display and its inherent, dust and mud resistance build – just to name a few. Continue reading

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