it took 270,000 bricks to create this great wall of LEGO

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(credit: Lene Rønsholt Wille)

when i did the 3,000+ pieces LEGO Star Wars Imperial Star Destroyer, i’d thought it was a massive piece but that was probably nothing compared to Lene Rønsholt Wille immense circular wall structure entitled “Metaphorical Horizons“. it took Denmark-based Lene Rønsholt Wille six weeks to complete this 270,000 white LEGO bricks structure at the Central Hall of World Trade Centre in Amsterdam. Continue reading “it took 270,000 bricks to create this great wall of LEGO”

Hive is a power-free audio and video dock for iPhone 4

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(credit: Hive / Jake Waitzman) Hive Dock for iPhone 4 | US$45.00 | hivedock.com

we have seen a handful of ‘natural amplification‘ dock for iPhone but one that boost up your display size is probably the first. dubbed the ‘Hive’, this nifty gadget for iPhone 4 not only amplifies the sound of your iPhone 4 when docked but it also doubles the size of your iPhone display, thanks to a specially made rectangular magnifying glass. check out the video after break for a short intro of the Hive. Continue reading “Hive is a power-free audio and video dock for iPhone 4”

Pooch Power Shovel picks up your dog’s waste gracefully

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(credit: Pet Power Products) Pooch Power Vacuum Shovel | US$99.99 | www.petpowerproducts.com

there’s not much grace involved when it comes to picking up your pooch’s excrement. squatting down or bending over can be rather ‘ungraceful’ not to mention the smell that will greet you. thank goodness there’s the Pooch Power Vacuum Shovel that will saves you from the aforementioned scenario. this wonder gadget for dog lovers features a powerful, built-in electric vacuum that sucks tons of poops per charge. Continue reading “Pooch Power Shovel picks up your dog’s waste gracefully”

Hard Graft Leather iPad Sleeve for iPad and iPad 2

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(credit: Hard Graft) Hard Graft Leather iPad Sleeve – Heritage | €179.00 | www.hardgraft.com

if you have high expectation for the accessories that goes with your iPad 2, this latest Leather iPad Sleeve from Hard Graft might interest you. the exterior is of super soft leather while the interior is lined with rich British woven wool that cushion and protects your iPad from scratches. an oversized flap with double snap closure holds the iPad securely within the sleeve. Continue reading “Hard Graft Leather iPad Sleeve for iPad and iPad 2”

limited edition Silver Anniversary Glock 17 Gen4 pistol

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(credit: Glock via extravaganzi.com) limited edition Silver Anniversary Glock 17 Gen4 pistol | US$850.00 | www.glock.com

German-based pistol manufacturer, Glock celebrates its 25th years in U.S. this year with this limited edition Silver Anniversary Glock 17 Gen4 pistol. the Glock 17 caliber 9×19 is one of the most widely used pistol in law enforcement agencies worldwide. so what’s so special about this limited edition pistol? Continue reading “limited edition Silver Anniversary Glock 17 Gen4 pistol”

this capsule house concept is the future of mobile home

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(credit: Nau Architects)

when we think about mobile home, we see caravans but that is now. in the future, mobile home dwellers could be living on top of someone else’s roofs, not a caravan park. conceptualized by Nau Architects, the Living Roof capsule is a 28-foot long dwelling that is designed to sit on empty roofs in urban areas and the best part is, this mobile home is completely self-sustaining. it is capable of generating more power than it requires with its photovoltaic cells, wind turbines and it even collects rainwater. Continue reading “this capsule house concept is the future of mobile home”

HipstaCase 100 turns your iPhone 4 into a 80s plastic camera

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(credit: Hipsta) HipstaCase 100 for iPhone 4 | US$39.95 | community.hipstamatic.com

nothing spectacular here but if you can’t let go of the past, specifically the 80s plastic camera phenomena, then the HipstaCase 100 is the case for you. constructed of plastic (obviously), this one piece, snap on case for your iPhone even comes with a universal tripod adapter that slips into the front slot of the case and can be mounted onto any standard tripod for a more steady shot. the case also features a lanyard slot that you can easily attach the accompanied lanyard. Continue reading “HipstaCase 100 turns your iPhone 4 into a 80s plastic camera”

Prism 200c backpack lets you see through walls

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now, this is creepy. a backpack that lets users see through walls that are constructed out of bricks, blocks, woods, and even concrete walls. humans obsession in seeing through things has spurred such early developments but this backpack, dubbed Prism 200c developed by Cambridge Consultants, is the first highly portable single-user version. Continue reading “Prism 200c backpack lets you see through walls”

retro-style Sixty cordless phone with a 21st century twist

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(credit: Sagemcom) Sagemcom Sixty Cordless Telephone | £99.99 | www.sagemcom.com

in the age of mobile telecommunication, we hardly raise an eyebrow for a fix line phone, let alone a cordless phone. here’s one item from French firm Sagemcom that’s a retro-ish fix line cordless phone with a 21st century twist that will put a smile on fix line phone users and people who are into all things retro. warning: retro-purists may not find it amusing. Continue reading “retro-style Sixty cordless phone with a 21st century twist”

Calibur Base Vault give your XBox 360 an industrial look

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(credit: Calibur11) Calibur11 Base Vault | US$59.95 | www.calibur11.com

designed specifically to spruce up your otherwise monotonous-looking XBox 360, the Calibur11 Base Vault not only gives your XBox a striking, handsome look but it also elevates your console, thus enabling better cooling thru better air flow. makes sense as i bet most XBox 360 gamers would likely to put their consoles thru extended hours of game play. Continue reading “Calibur Base Vault give your XBox 360 an industrial look”