All posts by Mike chua

Avid tech enthusiast, gadget lover, marketing critic and most importantly, love to reason and talk.

Usain Bolt’s Mobility Company Launches 2-Seater Electric Vehicle

You heard that right. The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has a mobility company and it has just launched an affordable 2-seater electric vehicle in Paris. The EV, called Bolt Nano, joins the company fleet of electric mobility devices the Bolt Original, the Bolt One and the Bolt Chariot. Bolt Nano is so named for good reasons. It is super tiny. Continue reading Usain Bolt’s Mobility Company Launches 2-Seater Electric Vehicle

Here’s To Hoping This LEGO “UCS-Style” Space Shuttle Atlantis Gets The Nod

Are you space nuts who are bothered by the fact that none of the space exploration set from LEGO aren’t minifigure-scale? If you do, then you are in for a treat. Well, almost. Meet the LEGO MOC UCS Space Shuttle Atlantis submitted by LEGO Ideas member Snelson42. Snelson42 envisioned a the space shuttle Atlantis in a scale like never before. Continue reading Here’s To Hoping This LEGO “UCS-Style” Space Shuttle Atlantis Gets The Nod

ASUS ZenFone 6 Is Notch-less, Has A Flip-up Selfie Camera

Camera bump and notch are perhaps the worst thing to happen in smartphone design. While we see no end to the camera bump trend, there is hope for a notch-free world. It is heartening that everyone else, except for Apple, is trying their best to eliminate the notch. ASUS ZenFone 6 is one of the latest entrants to join the on-going notch-less revolution. Instead of pop-up camera and slide-and-flip system, ZenFone 6 chose to adopt a flip-up camera. Continue reading ASUS ZenFone 6 Is Notch-less, Has A Flip-up Selfie Camera

SanDisk Extreme microSD Card Packing 1TB Can Be Have For $450

Strangely, I never find myself running out of storage phone on my phone which has 128 GB. I barely scratch 50 percent of what’s available to me. I guess I haven’t been stuffing it with music files (thanks to streaming services) or record enough videos in 4K resolution. In an unlikely scenario that find yourself needing a lifetime worthy of digital asset stored in your smartphone, then SanDisk Extreme microSD UHS-I Card packing a whopping 1 TB is the storage card for you. Continue reading SanDisk Extreme microSD Card Packing 1TB Can Be Have For $450

KwikPro Modular Power Tool System: All Your Power Tool Needs In One Case

For people who does home improvement, decluttering the garage is almost an impossible task. That said, if you find yourself piling the garage with variety of power tools like sander, reciprocating saw, power drill, angle grinder and whatnot, then perhaps KwikPro by UK-based Power Tool Systems Limited may be what you need in your home improvement life. Continue reading KwikPro Modular Power Tool System: All Your Power Tool Needs In One Case

iKuddle Auto Packs Cat’s Waste Into Sealed Bag, Ready To Be Disposed

Having pet cats have its perks, but those perks are not without sacrifices. Sacrifices like having to clean the cats’ “toilet” and putting up with the nauseating smell. But the good news is, those would be a thing of the past if you are willing shell out money for this high-tech cat litter called iKuddle. No. iKuddle is not something for you or your little tiger to cuddle with. Continue reading iKuddle Auto Packs Cat’s Waste Into Sealed Bag, Ready To Be Disposed

BMW Marks 35 Years Of M5 With 350 Units Of BMW M5 Edition 35 Years

BMW has announced a special BMW M5 Edition 35 Years to celebrate 35 years of M5. Blessed with a V8 motor with M TwinPower Turbo Technology that pumps out 625 hp and 750 Nm of torque, the Anniversary Edition rockets from 0-100 km/h in 3.3 seconds and making the 200 mark after just 10.8 seconds. The BMW M5 Edition 35 Years will see a limited run of just 350 units worldwide and it will be available starting July 2019. Continue reading BMW Marks 35 Years Of M5 With 350 Units Of BMW M5 Edition 35 Years

USC-developed 4-Winged Robotic Insect Flies With Innovative Actuators

This is a super tiny four-winged robotic insect called Bee+ (right in the photo above) developed by University of Southern California (USC) School of Engineering’s Autonomous Microrobotic Systems Laboratory (AMSL). It is a testament of the technological advancement and also an engineering marvel. But not to worry. You won’t find one of these spying on you any time soon. Continue reading USC-developed 4-Winged Robotic Insect Flies With Innovative Actuators

Peugeot Designed Latitude 46 Tofinou 9.7 Sailboat And Gillardeau Food Bike

Peugeot Design Lab is no stranger to designing everything outside of automobile. It has dabbled in designing helicopter’s interior, a really cool but uncomfortable-looking sofa, and even the cockpit for boats. Now, we hear that it has its hands in designing boat maker Latitude 46’s new sailboat too, as well as, believe it or not, a food bike for French premiere oyster retailer Gillardeau. But more on the food bike later. First, lets talk about the sailboat. Continue reading Peugeot Designed Latitude 46 Tofinou 9.7 Sailboat And Gillardeau Food Bike

Nike Fit Is Here To Determine The Perfect Fit Nike Shoes For Your Feet

I don’t shop online for shoes because, getting shoes online is like life and life, according to Forrest Gump‘s mum, “is like a box of chocolate, you never know what you are going to get.” I prefer hitting up brick and mortar stores to get my feet measured. Even then, Nike thinks that in-store foot ruler is not enough to determine the right fit for an individual. Nike has taken a simple process, dissected it and written a rocket science text book about it. Continue reading Nike Fit Is Here To Determine The Perfect Fit Nike Shoes For Your Feet