Hasselblad H4D-40 Ferrari Edition

Hasselblad H4D-40 Ferrari Edition
(photos: Jonathan Beer) Hasselblad H4D-40 Ferrari Edition | €21,499.00 | www.hasselblad.com

megapixel is to camera like horsepower is to fine racing machine. that said, it is no surprise for Swedish camera maker Hasselblad and Ferrari to come together to collaborate on a special edition Hasselblad camera. and why shouldn’t they? after all, both marques share the same passion for performance and luxury albeit being in different arenas. and the result of this marriage is the Hasselblad H4D-40 Ferrari Edition you see here. this special edition Hasselblad H4D-40 40 megapixel shooter is permeated with luxury sports car maker, Ferrari’s iconic design sense. Continue reading

Double Barreled Marshmallow Shooter

Double Barreled Marshmallow Shooter
(photos: ThinkGeek) Double Barreled Marshmallow Shooter | US$34.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

when you were a kid, remember how your parents used to tell you not to play with your food? well, now that we have all growth up, the ‘not to play with your food’ rule is no longer valid. on the contrary, it has been glorified into a pump-action shooter that fires totally harmless miniature marshmallows, shotgun-style, into the face of your enemies. meet the the Double Barreled Marshmallow Shooter that features a toy-beautiful design and a pair of transparent top-rack magazines that hold 25 miniature marshmallows (that makes a total of 50 awesome marshmallow firepower), lock and ready for your food fight party. Continue reading

Titanium Kung Foon

Titanium Kung Foon
(photos: GSI Outdoors) Titanium Kung Foon | US$16.95 | www.gsioutdoors.com

spork is a result of a spoon spliced with a fork, which we thought was a pretty cool invention but the Titanium Kung Foon elevates the spork to the next level by incorporating a nice pair of wooden chopsticks into it. the spork part of the Kung Foon needs little introduction: we all know it is good for biting into your food and the deep bowl form allows scooping of soups and cereals but it is the chopsticks part that adds to its functionality. the chopsticks slide into the foon handle, transforming the otherwise short utensil into a long handled utensil that is well suited for scooping, scraping or stirring in narrow pots. Continue reading

AViiQ Ready Clips USB Cable

AViiQ Ready Clips
(photos: AViiQ) AViiQ Ready Clips | from US$19.99/set | www.aviiq.com

what’s wrong with our current USB cables? nothing, if you are not freaked out by the tangle mess that comes along with its unncessary long cable length or if you are accustomed to spending time to dig through your bag just to find that one cable. but we are not fans of those two aforementioned things and hence, we find the AViiQ Ready Clips is an rather attractive proposition that would resolve those two issues, simultaneously. Ready Clips feature a flat cable design that offers to end entanglement with your USB cables once and for all, and a clip is incorporated into one end of the cable, allowing it to clip easily onto your bag or pocket for easy transport and not to mention, allowing for easy access to it when you need it. Continue reading

The iPhone Shutter Grip


(photos: Photojojo) The iPhone Shutter Grip | US$40.00 | photojojo.com

though the iPhone 4S received a boost in the imaging department but it never truly became a full-fledge digital camera replacement because screen-tapping shutter never really feels like a real camera anyway, it never will. so, when iPhone introduced the use of the volume rocker as the shutter button, it was a welcome move but it is not exactly at an ‘ergonomic’ position, so to speak. especially true, if you have huge hands. however, avid iPhonegraphers need not fret as the iPhone Shutter Grip is here to complete your iPhonegraphy experience. Continue reading

BLACKBOX Bamboo Case

BLACKBOX Bamboo 11" MacBook Air Case
(photos: BLACKBOX Case) BLACKBOX Bamboo Case | from US$109.00 | www.blackboxcase.com

do you love bamboo? do you love to lug around your shiny new iProducts with absolute style? yea. who doesn’t? then check out these new bamboo cases for MacBook (Pro and Air) and iPad by BLACKBOX Case. the single straightforwardness of the product leaves us little to narrate. we can go on about how BLACKBOX has painstakingly paid attention to detail and how beautiful this accessory look but that’s all just really, unnecessary, or maybe we should. available for popular Apple devices, which include MacBook Air (11 & 13-inch), MacBook Pro (13, 15 and 17-inch), as well as the new iPad, these bamboo cases are precision cut from solid bamboo and put through hand sanding, hand rubbing process, then finished with high end Tung oil, giving it a smooth velvety feel. Continue reading

PlanOn ScanStik Portable Scanner

PlanOn ScanStik
(photos: PlanOn) PlanOn ScanStik | US$159.99 | www.planon.com

equipped with mobile computing devices such as laptop and tablet don’t necessary make a mobile office. it is true that these two devices, coupled with cloud services, can make a world of difference for road warriors but one thing you can be sure of is, you can’t miraculously transform a physical document into a digital copy without the aid of a scanner. we know what you are thinking. no. taking photograph of your documents is totally unprofessional. thanks to the modern wizardry and miniaturization, we have gadgets like the ScanStik from PlanOn for our on-the-go scanning needs. Continue reading

The Triton 3300/3 Submarine

The Triton 3300/3 Submarine
(photos: Triton) The Triton 3300/3 Submarine | US$PoA | www.tritonsubs.com

it will be quite sometime before you hit the gate of the Spaceport America for your out-of-this-world travel. so, from now till then, we assume you are at lost and not really sure what to do with your huge stash of fortune that remains after you have managed to splurge on that insanely expensive travel ticket. how about getting yourself a personal submarine to explore the depth of the ocean? and the sub to do that will be the Triton 3300/3 submarine. as the name hints, it is designed to dive down to 3300 feet (1006 meters) into the deep blue sea and it has a capacity to carry three passengers, so being 3000 feet into the ocean need not to be cold and lonely. Continue reading

La Caja China Roasting Box

La Caja China Roasting Box Model #1 - 70 lbs
(photos: La Caja) La Caja China Roasting Box | from US$239.00 | www.lacajachina.com

an outdoor BBQ event will not be complete without some good ole roasted dishes and for that, it calls for something like this cool looking roasting box from La Caja China. no. it is not from China but on the contrary, this smoking beauty here is made in the U.S. of A. available in three sizes: 18 lbs, 70 lbs and 100 lbs and with each roaster featuring charcoal pan and grid, large dripping pan, two stainless steel grills, four S/S hooks, marinating syringe, and two large metal handles – enclosed in a box made from BC plywood, lined with Marine Aluminum Gauge. Continue reading

Rocking Italian Scooter Deluxe

Rocking Italian Scooter Deluxe
(photos: Théatron Italian Art) Rocking Italian Scooter Deluxe | US$2,300.00 | www.etsy.com

remember when you were a kid, a rocking horse was the thrill ride? now, don’t go expecting your kids to be thrilled by that ancient rocking pony cos’ they would probably prefer to rock your iPad more. however, you could keep the rocking tradition a wee bit non-traditional with the Rocking Italian Scooter Deluxe. yes. instead of a vintage horse, this one has a scooter that resembles the icon of our time, the Vespa and that rocking structure down there? it definitely look more sturdier than your childhood’s rocking horse. Continue reading

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