If you own a workout bench, or had a few before, you will notice it lacks of storage. Perhaps it was intentional so, you know, businesses can sell you a matching storage for your dumbbells. If that was the reason, then I believe businesses won’t be amused by what U.K.-based industrial designer, Oliver Perretta, has […]
Not every petrol head can afford a Ferrari, let alone a race car. But thanks to LEGO, most automobile enthusiasts can roll-up their sleeves to build their very own Ferrari 488 GTE AF Corse #51.
Concept cars. The cars we love to hate because, they mostly are so outlandish (in a good way) that they never see the light of production. Sometimes, this concept never even see the light of the stage in any motor show. And they remain largely as design studies.
What you see here is a one-off Porsche 911 Carrera S with a fingerprint on the hood. The coupe was created by Porsche Netherlands to celebrate Dutch motor-racing icon, Gijs van Lennep and yes, that fingerprint is the Gijs’. Pretty neat, right? Lovely paired up of the orange/red (lava red?) paint job and the black […]
Tesla Solar Roof is enticing, but it is not cheap and it is permanent, which means homes in hurricane prone area will not want their roof laid with tens of thousands worth of solar panels. This is where Netherlands-based startup Supersola plug & play solar panels comes in.
Self-lacing shoe. The product of the future foretold by Back to the Future part II is already a reality, as a pair of regular kicks and as a pair of working replica straight out from the movie.
Virtual reality is the next milestone in simulation/gaming immersion. Can it do better? Obviously. At this point, we have already seen omni-directional treadmill, hand-tracking, suits that let you feel the impact of being shot at, and a rig that lets you “fly”. Now, New Zealand-based Eight360 joins in with a 360-degree motion VR simulator, NOVA.
With the rapid advancement in vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft, you know it is a matter of time that some is going to propose a VTOL business jet. The Pegasus Vertical Business Jet or VBJ by Johannesburg-based Pegasus Universal Aerospace (no relation to Marvel’s Project PEGASUS) is one such proposition.
Here’s a proposed LEGO Ideas set that fans of BBC’s detective series Sherlock should be thrilled about. The proposed LEGO Ideas Sherlock 10th Anniversary: 221b Baker Street is created by LEGO Ideas member Detective Studios1 to mark the 10th years of BBC show Sherlock, featuring the show’s iconic location of 221b Baker Street.
Learning to fly and flying itself are both expensive. Radio Control aircraft, on the other hand, is significantly cheaper. But it does lack of the, you know, realism. After all, the “pilot” is on the ground. This is where FPV (first person view) flying can help to boost the realism.