Audio-Technica introduced a pair of new compact speakers

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(credit: Audio-Technica) Audio-Technica Compact Speakers | from US$75.99 | www.audio-technica.com

Audio-Technica has announced a pair of new compact speakers to join their line of comprehensive audio products. these compact form-factor amplifier built-in bus reflex type speakers features 30mm drivers and has 2-watt of power. powered by three AAA batteries that is good for 29 hours listening pleasure. two models are available, namely, the contemporary AT-SPG50 and the rugged AT-SPG51. the former is available in three colors: black, silver or white, while the latter is available in either full black or red on black. Continue reading Audio-Technica introduced a pair of new compact speakers

Kingston Wi-Drive adds capacity to your iOS devices, wirelessly

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(credit: Kingston) Kingston Wi-Drive | from US$130.00 | www.kingston.com

Kingston forays into wireless hard drives for iOS devices is yet another prove that we need more storage space for our portable devices. last month, Seagate introduced a sleek wireless portable storage for iOS devices, dubbed the GoFlex Satellite and now Kingston has announced their very own. this Kingston pocket-size entrant, simply dubbed the Wi-Drive, has a built-in battery pack and uses flash-based storage to expand your iOS devices’ storage. Continue reading Kingston Wi-Drive adds capacity to your iOS devices, wirelessly

Transit – used traffic signs turned into gorgeous furniture

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(credit: Boris Bally) Transit Chairs and Tables | from US$850.00 | www.borisbally.com

we have seen furniture made out of aircraft and motor vehicle parts but furniture crafted out of traffic signs is probably the first. if you are a person who treasure individuality, you will undoubtedly find these furniture irresistible. created by American artist Boris Bally, this ‘Transit’ furniture collection includes high-backed dinning chairs, coffee tables and armchairs. Continue reading Transit – used traffic signs turned into gorgeous furniture

Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star

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(credit: Converse) Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star | £52.00 | www.converse.com

personally, i felt that converse shoes’ design hasn’t change much over the years and it is because of this, i thought Converse is an old school fashion. don’t get me wrong, they are still great looking shoes. its canvas construction is quite a place for creativity and it allows for a variety of design to go into it. the latest to join the old school sneakers is a collaboration between Converse’s Chuck Taylor All Star and Superman – yet another old schooler, i suppose. Continue reading Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star

feel the need to watch TV on iPhone? CYDLE i30 is here to help

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(credit: CYDLE) CYDLE i30 | US$tba | www.cydle.com

the iPhone and its host of accessories pretty much let you do almost everything but there’s just one thing it can’t do. that is to let you watch TV. till today, we are still restricted to downloading what you desire to watch and store inside the phone for viewing at later time. however, if live streaming is what you are after, then the CYDLE i30 may be just what you need. Continue reading feel the need to watch TV on iPhone? CYDLE i30 is here to help

Hard Graft iMac slipper, er, it is a slipper for your iMac

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(credit: Hard Graft) Hard Graft iMac Slipper | €29.00 | www.hardgraft.com

i bet you didn’t expect Hard Graft would have such a product. it’s a slipper but only your iMac gets to wear it. perfect for those (like yours truly here) who love every aspect of customizing the gadgets that they own. let’s admit it. this is the next best thing since the invention of iMac case. don’t agree? just ask yourself this: how many accessories out there are for iMac? next to nothing. so here’s the iMac Slipper to start you off. best of all, it fits the 24-inch iMac, 27-inch iMac and also the current Apple Cinema Display, and it is of wool and leather (Hard Graft’s signature construction). perfect. life’s beautiful, isn’t it so? Continue reading Hard Graft iMac slipper, er, it is a slipper for your iMac

Alesis IO Dock – pro audio dock for iPad [video]

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(credit: Alesis) Alesis IO Dock | about US$200.00 | www.alesis.com

Alesis (not be confused with Alessi – the french firm) has a dock that will put a smile to any budding iPad musicians. the gadget, dubbed the IO dock, is a dock that allows you to connect to virtually all kinds of audio gear to it. the IO dock will bless your iPad with a host of connectivity needed to create and perform music using the iPad, and is touted to works with most apps in the AppStore. hit the jump for a short intro video of the IO dock. Continue reading Alesis IO Dock – pro audio dock for iPad

Casualties of War: toy soldiers depicting the flip side of wars

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think of the little toy soldiers that guys used to play when they were a child. now, think of the flip side of the war such as the social unrest and psychological trauma that war veterans suffer. put these together and you will get Casualties of War as created by Dorothy, a group of like-mined people that design stuff. these figurines are styled in the familiar green toy soldiers form which most of us are familiar with. i have a bunch those when i was kid but that doesn’t do anything positive except for encouraging wars. however, Dorothy’s 7-cm (2.76-inches) tall plastic moulded figurines speak of something more sinister behind the face of war. Continue reading Casualties of War: toy soldiers depicting the flip side of wars

Greg Hervieux x Atelier PALOMARES GOLD Skateboard Deck

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(credit: BKRW / Julien Gosset) Greg Hervieux x Atelier PALOMARES GOLD Skate | €1,490.00 | www.bkrw.com

we know how addictive it is to create beautiful things that people will appreciate and perhaps, this is what spurs GREG Hervieux of BKRW to create yet another awesomely gorgeous skateboard deck. we have seen the beautiful GREG Hervieux x Domeau & Pérès Leather Skateboard Deck that GREG has presented to the world a couple of months ago and now he is back with a collaboration with Atelier PALOMARES for this stunning gold leaf skate deck. Continue reading Greg Hervieux x Atelier PALOMARES GOLD Skateboard Deck

stack up your old magazines, strap them up and it is a stool!

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(credit: NJUStudio) NJUStudio Hockenheim Stool | from €128.50 | selekkt.com

the NJUStudio Hockenheim Stool is not just a stool but it is also partly made up of your old stacks of magazines. instead dumping your magazines into the dumpster, why not make use of them? this is exactly what the NJUStudio Hockenheim Stool does. the stool composed of three parts, the handmade pillow seat, the birch wood stool frame and the leather straps complete with buckets and rivets to hold the aforementioned parts together – with the magazines in between, of course. Continue reading stack up your old magazines, strap them up and it is a stool!

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