The Man Behind Classic Wrecks: John Findra

Classic Wrecks
“i think that we are in a globe now where perfection is so tantamount to success that perfection almost becoming boring.” those are the words of John Findra, the man behind the Classic Wrecks – scaled vehicle models that goes on the opposite of perfect beauty, and one that we admired so much. John’s statement certainly rings some truth of its own, as commonality does have it’s less than appealing fact, such as monotony. as much as we hate to admit, John’s creation of rusty, worn down rendition of scaled model vehicles really draw us to them. Continue reading “The Man Behind Classic Wrecks: John Findra”

Diamond Tears Edge On-Ear Headphones

Diamond Tears Edge On-Ear Headphones by Monster
Diamond Tears Edge On-Ear Headphones | US$350.00 | www.monstercable.com

looking to stand out under the bright sunny day? this pair of Diamond Tears Edge On-Ear Headphones from Monster should do the trick. it is not actually crafted from diamond or anything of sort but it should be just as bling as any diamond this big can be and cost a whole lot less. what’s its innards compose of is anybody’s guess but hey, it is from Monster and we trust those audio gurus who put this together to make it sounds as good as it look. along with its opulent appearance are features like Apple ControlTalk cable for your iDevices Continue reading “Diamond Tears Edge On-Ear Headphones”

Arrinera Hussarya

Arrinera Hussarya
Arrinera Hussarya | from £100,000.00 | www.arrinera.com

remember the Polish supercar, Arrinera? well, instead of being just known as Arrinera Supercar (which is kind of lame and uninspiring), it now has a name: the Arrinera Hussarya. in case you are wondering, Arrinera didn’t grab that exotic-sounding name off the thin air. it is taken from the 12th century Polish cavalry, the Polish Hussars, whom were known for their beauty, strength and maneuverability – traits that this 21st century supercar shares. Arrinera did not explicitly state if the Hussarya is indeed a production-ready vehicle but it does receive quite a bit of changes from the prototype which suggest this may be it. Continue reading “Arrinera Hussarya”

AViiQ Quick Change Universal Dock Adapter

AViiQ Quick Change Universal Dock Adapter
AViiQ Quick Change Universal Dock Adapter | US$29.99 | www.aviiq.com

hate the entanglement that comes several cables you have bring along with you? reassure that you are not the only one cos’ we do too. AViiQ has a exceeding simple but effective solution: the AViiQ Quick Change Universal Dock Adapter. this nifty cable of ABS and TPU construction measures 140mm long and weighs a mere 30 gram, and it covers three types of popular connectors: micro USB, mini USB, as well as Apple 30-pin dock connector – all located on its rotating quick change head. Continue reading “AViiQ Quick Change Universal Dock Adapter”

AudioQuest DragonFly USB DAC

AudioQuest DragonFly USB DAC
AudioQuest DragonFly USB DAC | US$249.00 | www.audioquest.com

discerning music lovers will never settle for the second best but that rule will have to bend a little when they hit the road cos’ extracting the pure digital audio from the laptop without a less-than-portable Digital Audio Converter (DAC) is nearly impossible. when we says ‘portable’, we really mean portable like something that fits on the palm of your hands and slip easily into your pocket, and at the same time, remain equally portable when attached to your laptop. this where AudioQuest DragonFly USB DAC comes in. Continue reading “AudioQuest DragonFly USB DAC”

Spy Hawk

Spy Hawk FPV RC Glider
Spy Hawk | £249.95 | www.spyhawk.co.uk

the technology used in military gadgets usually trickles down to the commercial market and radio control scaled modeling is among one of them to be blessed with the goodness of these (sometime deadly) technologies. which is a good thing cos’ now you can stop dreaming about piloting the Predator and do it for real at your own leisurely time with the Spy Hawk. the best part is, you don’t need to deal with any killings and the worst sin you will do with this baby is the mere act of spying which is what the government has been doing. Continue reading “Spy Hawk”

Nerf Shoot to Snooze Alarm

Nerf Shoot to Snooze Alarm
Nerf Shoot to Snooze Alarm | £14.99 | www.hasbro.com

getting ourselves to part with a cozy bed in the morning ranks as one of the most dreadful thing in life but thankfully, there are a myriad of ways of knocking ourselves out of our dreamland. among them, ‘shoot to snooze’ alarm ranks among one of the most ancient novel way of doing it but looking at the upcoming Nerf Shoot to Snooze Alarm by Hasbro (£14.99 or about US$24), we can safely assume that Hasbro does not think of it as an age-old tactic. what harm can it do, especially when it can be use as a machine to drive your Nerf guns sale? Continue reading “Nerf Shoot to Snooze Alarm”

Denon AH-D7100 Headphones

Denon AH-D7100 Headphones
Denon AH-D7100 Headphones | £1,000.00 | www.denon.com

tired of waiting for Beats Executive cans that never come or simply want a pair that pleases your demanding ears and at the same time, don’t compromise your straight face, black suit corporate image? well, here’s one pair from Denon that you can actually look forward to. coming to you later this year (that’s 2012, if you are lost in time), this pair of Artisan – Reference Grade headphones promised to offer an ergonomically-perfect fit coupled with acoustically transparent, studio quality audio reproduction. Continue reading “Denon AH-D7100 Headphones”

Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire Blaster

Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire Blaster
Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire Blaster | US$49.99 | www.hasbro.com

your days of outdoor fun are numbered, so it is wise to pick up things a little with the Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire Blaster. instead of the usual single magazine for the Nerf darts, the Elite Hail-Fire Blaster hold up to eight Quick Reload clips on its unique rotating ammo rack, letting you send up to 144 Elite Darts up to 75 feet (23 meters) downrange. it offers two ways to unload the Elite Darts at your opponents: pull the Launch Trigger as fast as you can for a more controlled shots or hold down the Acceleration Trigger Continue reading “Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire Blaster”

Infographic: Cost to drive to Mars

Infographic: Cost to drive to Mars
(image: Nissan North America) click on image for larger view.

now. we all know we can’t actually fly to Mars yet, let alone drive there. come on dude, Mars is like 352 million miles (dependent on the orbital paths) away from Earth which would takes months to get there. in geek’s term, this means that whatever gadgets you bring there could be old technology by the time you reach there. which also means the cost of getting to the Red Planet will be an astronomical sum that ordinary beings wouldn’t be able to comprehend, unless you are a financial guru or NASA financial geek. Continue reading “Infographic: Cost to drive to Mars”