Juliet Marine Systems GHOST

Juliet Marine Systems GHOST
Juliet Marine Systems GHOST | US$na | julietmarine.com

you won’t be able buy one, much less ride in one, well, unless you are in the U.S. Navy or something but also, that would take quite a while to realize. what you see here is the world’s first “super-cavitating” craft known as GHOST, a vehicle that looks like it has been taken right out of a science friction movie and it has the technology to match that notion too. developed by New Hampshire-Based Juliet Marine Systems, in conjunction with the U.S. Government, the GHOST is a combination of a boat and a sub-surface vessel that is capable of “flying” through an artificial underwater gaseous environment with 900 times less hull friction than water, which translates to a faster and yet fuel-saving, sea-faring vessel. Continue reading “Juliet Marine Systems GHOST”

F1 2012 – The Official Video Game

F1 2012 - The Official Video Game
F1 2012 – The Official Video Game | £45.00 | www.formula1.com

the F1 2012 season is far from over but you can get prepared for the post-season celebration with the F1 2012 – The Official Video Game, available to pre-order for £45 (US$72.48). like most popular games, it is available for PC, Microsoft Xbox 360 and Sony Playstation. the game features all the official teams, drivers and circuits from the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship, including the new leg in United States in Austin, Texas (scheduled to be in November, if you don’t already know) and the return to Germany’s famous Hockenheim circuit. Continue reading “F1 2012 – The Official Video Game”

GPS Watch Phone for Kids

GPS Watch Phone for Kids
GPS Watch Phone for Kids | US$76.69 | www.chinavasion.com

having trouble keeping an eye on your kids? it is hard to be slogging your life out for those measly pay and not having the time to know just exactly what your child is up to. but that was before the GPS Watch Phone for Kids was invented. as the name implies, this sleek-looking analog wrist watch doubles as a mobile phone to keep your child contactable – well, at least that is what it appears to your child, which is the key thing about this watch – not having him or her know that your eyes are on their whereabouts. Continue reading “GPS Watch Phone for Kids”

Motorola DEFY PRO

Motorola DEFY PRO
Motorola DEFY PRO | US$tba | www.motorola.com

do you like to text while you walk? use your phone next to the pool or when you are in the middle of Sahara Desert? if the answer is yes to all, then good news for you cos’ Motorola has a smartphone just for you. dubbed the Motorola DEFY PRO, it is the first life-proof Android smartphone from Motorola Mobility with a full QWERTY keyboard and 2.7-inch touchscreen display. for those who bailed out of BlackBerry, you will be equally at home with the DEFY PRO as it has an uncanny resemblance to a typical BB smartphone but with the added bonus of a robust and proven operating system. Continue reading “Motorola DEFY PRO”

Hard Graft Shore Collection

Hard Graft Dopp Kit / Shore
Hard Graft Shore Collection | from £145.00 | www.hardgraft.com

the demand for stylish products never cease. by now, your gadgets are probably covered by stylish accessories but what about the rest of your life? obviously, they also need a boost in the style department, if they haven’t already do. the new Hard Graft Shore Collection could help in this aspect. the collection comprises of the classic 2Unfold with a new old look, the Flat Pack in Shore, the Dopp Kit in Shore, as well as Square1 Holdall in Shore for your light traveling needs. these bags are crafted from vegetable tanned leather that is now signature to Hard Graft but instead of the usual wool felt, the bags have a new companion material: the British heavyweight waxed cotton canvas. Continue reading “Hard Graft Shore Collection”

Ncredible Headphones by Monster

NCredible N-Tune On-Ear Headphones by Monster
Ncredible Headphones by Monster | from US$69.95 | www.monsterproducts.com

when you are young, the last thing you want is to let your headphones make you look older than you really are. no kidding. headphones are like fashion sense – they make you look a certain age. there’s also the budget issue associated with youth which stops them from grabbing more ‘pretty’ and good sounding headphones that usually cost an arm or a leg. this is where the new Ncredible Headphones by Monster will fill in the gap. created in collaboration between Monster and Nick Cannon’s Ncredible brand, the Ncredible Headphones by Monster includes the N-Tune on-ear headphones and the N-ergy in-ear headphones. Continue reading “Ncredible Headphones by Monster”

JVC ADIXXION Camcorder

JVC ADIXXION Camcorder
JVC ADIXXION Camcorder | US$349.95 | www.jvc.com

beyond its almost unpronounceable model name, the JVC ADIXXION Camcorder (GC-XA1) is actually an action cam that is ready to perform in virtually any environment out of the box. most action cams are cylindrical in shape and way more compact than the ADIXXION but that’s because the ADIXXION sports a 1.5-inch LCD built into the side of the camera and it is a full-feature video camera that is designed specifically to capture your sporting moments in eye-watering full HD resolution. Continue reading “JVC ADIXXION Camcorder”

Shaw F1-XLR Harley Nightster

Shaw F1-XLR Harley Nightster
Shaw F1-XLR Harley Nightster | US$na | www.shawspeedandcustom.co.uk

a custom performance motorcycle without the look is like a powerful computer without a decent casing. give it a mundane case, you won’t feel the kick using it. admit it. this holds true for most of us. but that won’t be the case for the Shaw F1-XLR Harley Nightster, a Harley tricked out by UK-based Shaw Speed & Custom. drawing its inspiration from 1920s Harley board racers, the Shaw’s rendition is given a smoky grey paint job as the McLaren Formula One team, accented by some touches of bright orange hue – a combination that draws us to it in the first place before we proceed to discover other hidden treasures that this awesome bike holds. Continue reading “Shaw F1-XLR Harley Nightster”

Nike+ FuelBand Ice

Nike+ FuelBand Ice
Nike+ FuelBand Ice | US$149.00 | www.nike.com

remember the Nike+ FuelBand? the sleek computer-on-your-wrist that tracks almost every aspect of your exercise routines like calories, steps, time and NikeFuel? it has a new sibling, dubbed the Nike+ FuelBand Ice. well, it is actually technically the same as the original and the “Ice” there simply means that this is the translucent model. if you are a geeky type of sports person (is it even possible? anyway…), then you be glad that the clear enclosure lets you take peek at the glorious inner workings of the FuelBand – if that makes any sense at all. Continue reading “Nike+ FuelBand Ice”

Bowler EXR-S

Bowler EXR-S
Bowler EXR-S | £155,000.00 | www.bowlermotorsport.com

want a ride that performs on the tarmac and equally capable of tearing through the Atacama Desert? then you will need a vehicle that is born out of arduous off-road competitions such as the Dakar Rally raid and the vehicle of choice is none other than the Bowler EXR-S. putting aside its race prepped EXR, Bowler now wants you to experience the same exhilaration and performance that Bowler’s drivers have experienced. powered by a Land Rover-sourced supercharged 5.0-liter V8 unit which is remapped by Bowler to pump out a cool 550 ponies (410 kW) and 625 Nm Continue reading “Bowler EXR-S”