Category Archives: LIVING

Pyyros Is The Extreme Survival Tool We Want In Time Of A Disaster

If you camp often or have the habit of being prepared for any unfortunate disasters that may come your way, then you might want to check out Pyyros. Billed as the ultimate survival tool and flashlight, Pyyros is devised by an US military veteran and keen outdoorsman who obviously knows what a person needs in time of disaster. And mind you, no amount of words can overstate what this little guy can and will do for you. Featuring a modular design, Pyyros is totally scalable, allowing a myriad of modules to be added based on your needs and requirements. Continue reading Pyyros Is The Extreme Survival Tool We Want In Time Of A Disaster

Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

In segment called Fuze’s Invention Show, or FISH, British mad garage inventor Colin Furze takes up the challenge of inventing something to solve problems pitched by fans. Late last May, something very interesting popped up. A fan by the moniker of Board Chefs, AKA Dan Ibstons, (who is not quite a chef but a car mechanic, btw) asked Colin about killing the waiting time when cooking. You know, time spent drumming your fingers on the kitchen countertop while waiting for the pan heat up, or the microwave oven to be done – those kind of inevitable waiting time. Continue reading Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

How To Fold An Origami Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter. Yes! It’s Possible!

Believe it or not, it is possible to fold a Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter out of a single piece of square paper. I know right. Considering how complicated a X-Wing is, you’d be forgiven for being skeptical that it is even possible, but as it turns it, you can actually do that. Well, that’s the wonder of origami, my friends. It seems like nothing is quite impossible with a sheet of paper when in the hands of everyday geniuses like origami enthusiast Joe who also run a YouTube channel aptly called How To Origami. Joe posted a video with detailed instruction on how to fold an origami em>Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter to go with a detailed written instruction on Instructables. Continue reading How To Fold An Origami Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter. Yes! It’s Possible!

All-Terrain Monowheel Cart Help You Get Your Camping Gear To Anywhere

Camping or a day out on the beach is fun, but getting there can be a pain on the back, like quite literally – especially when the destination is off the beaten path. Imagine the amount of gear you have to carry on your back or by hand because of limited access by vehicles. In this case, you could get yourself an ATV, but lets get real, not everyone can afford an ATV trailer, much less an ATV, and hence, the existence of The Wheel. The Wheel is an-terrain monowheel cart – the first in the world, if we are not mistaken – that is also a table and cooler. Continue reading All-Terrain Monowheel Cart Help You Get Your Camping Gear To Anywhere

Japanese Artist Sharpened A MacBook Air, Used It To Cut Through An Apple

Apple MacBook Air is super thin. With the thinnest edge measuring a scant 0.11 inch (0.3 cm), it almost feel like a knife capable of slicing and cutting, and it actually could. However, it can’t really do it cleanly and without the laptop closed. Wait. Actually it kind of can, as proven by Japanese artist Shimabuku. The artist deliberately sharpened the already thin edge of a MacBook Air with a sharpening stone manually, and affixed it onto a wooden handle, creating an image of a knife (or axe, if you will, but it looks more like a chopper to us). Continue reading Japanese Artist Sharpened A MacBook Air, Used It To Cut Through An Apple

This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

As some wine lovers will tell you, a good wine does not guarantee it will not leave a bad taste in your mouth and more often than not, the culprits are wine sediments which exists in some full body quality wine. You can say it is inevitable that you will taste the bitter stuff. However, it is quite a nagging problem as it could be minimized/eliminated by filtering your wine into a decanter, or you could drink your favourite wine with The Spirale Wine Glass developed by Vacanti Wine Glasses. At a glance, The Spirale Wine Glass looks like any quality, hand-crafted wine glasses, but upon closer observation you will notice a spiralling recess at the bottom of each Spirale Glass. Continue reading This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

Custom Darth Vader Armchair Lets You Chill Like The Sith Lord

The last we heard, being on the dark side was never relaxing, but in the event you do find the time to chill amidst all the chaos and hopeless Stormtrooper shootings, well, then here’s the throne you may want to relax on. Created by Etsy seller DSDStudio, The Dark Side Armchair, as it is called, is designed in the likeness of the Sith Lord’s helmet. However, it does not look like it was Darth Vader’s helmet from the front where you are supposed to rest your butt on, but from the back, you will see the full glory of the iconic black helmet that made heavy breathing so cool. Continue reading Custom Darth Vader Armchair Lets You Chill Like The Sith Lord

Water Treadmill Reduces Jogging Impact, Can Use For Injury Therapy Too

A person who has knee or any lower limb joint issues should avoid activities like running where impacts that would reverberate to those area of concern. That means jogging for the purpose of keeping fit is out of question, but not if Aqua Treadmill by Osaka City based Water Walker & Spa can help. By the virtue of the product name, you should already have some idea what it is. Aqua Treadmill is basically treadmill submerged in water, so you can jog with lesser impact. Continue reading Water Treadmill Reduces Jogging Impact, Can Use For Injury Therapy Too

This Is A Dual-zone Climate Control Duvet And It Will Make The Bed For You

Good news, lazy bums. Here’s a smart duvet called, well, Smartduvet Breeze, that will eliminate one of your early morning agonies because it will make the bed. Isn’t it wonderful? Nobody loves to make the bed, especially when getting out bed in the morning is in itself a struggle for some. The magic behind this awesome invention is a network of air chambers that, when filled with air, unfolds or unroll the duvet and thus, the bed is made. But making bed is not the only thing it is good at; it also boasts individual climate control, so you and your the other half can have your very own preferred temperature when buried under the Smartduvet Breeze. Continue reading This Is A Dual-zone Climate Control Duvet And It Will Make The Bed For You

Italy Is Giving Away Run-down Properties, Including Castles, For Free

Whether you are inspired by the recent movie King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, or always have the dream to lead your own ‘kingdom’ complete with your very own castle, you’d be glad to know that Italy is now giving away over 100 run-dow properties, including a handful of castles, for free. I know right? It is hard to believe anyone can own a castle for absolutely nothing. Well, actually not quite. As many economists will tell you, there’s no such thing as a free lunch and therein lies the caveat: you see, those 103 properties are exactly as described, i.e. run-down, which means restoration is a must, but you have to restore it anyway because that is one of the conditions laid out by Italy’s State Property Agency in exchange for the free property. Continue reading Italy Is Giving Away Run-down Properties, Including Castles, For Free