Panasonic Toughpad A1

Panasonic Toughpad A1
Panasonic Toughpad A1 | US$tba | www.panasonic.com

iPad is pretty, so are the tablets from the Samsung Galaxy tablet family. tablet makers can go ahead and boast about how good their devices are but they all have one common flaw: they won’t stand a chance in the wild without actually using tightly sealed protective cases which usually won’t come cheap either. if you know that you are going to subject your tablet to the extremes, then a built-tough tablet like the Panasonic Toughpad A1 might just be the tablet that you really need. Continue reading “Panasonic Toughpad A1”

McLaren MP4-12C Spider

McLaren MP4-12C Spider
McLaren MP4-12C Spider | US$265,750.00 | www.mclarenautomotive.com

unless you resides in a tropical country, this is the time of the year where you get to enjoy the exhilaration of drop top motoring and feel the breeze caressing your hair. whether you choose to go on a two-wheeler or a convertible sports car is entirely up to you but if we were you and if money is of no object, we’d go for the McLaren MP4-12C Spider. under the hood of its one-piece moulded chassis (aka carbon ‘MonoCell’) is a 616 horsepower 3.8-liter V8 twin-turbo unit, mated to a 7-speed SSG dual-clutch transmission that rockets this sexy drop top beast from naught to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 3.1 seconds and on the way to a top speed of 329 km/h. Continue reading “McLaren MP4-12C Spider”

FLYGRIP

FLYGRIP
FLYGRIP | US$29.95 | flygrip.com

texting while walking has become a culture among cell phone toting folks. needless to say, it is dangerous and it shouldn’t be done, especially when your other hand is occupied with other things like shopping bags. dangerous because you not only risk walking into a lamp post or worst, you may end up dropping your phone using it with just one hand. however, if you really must text or use your phone with one hand, then FLYGRIP is a must-have accessory to prevent any accidental dropping of your precious phone. Continue reading “FLYGRIP”

Void Watch Retro Gauge Stainless

Void Watch Retro Gauge Stainless
Void Watch Retro Gauge Stainless | US$199.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

wrist watches. they exists with a sole purpose of telling time which is a pretty straightforward objective. however, if you needed something that does more than just telling time such as a watch that speaks about your style-consciousness, the Void Watch Retro Gauge Stainless might just be worth checking out. drawing its inspiration from a classic speedometer dial (hence the half dial face), the watch features a 316 stainless steel construction in brushed chrome finished, an analog half-dial face powered by Japan Quartz movement, deployment buckle and is water resistant up to 3 ATM (30 meters). Continue reading “Void Watch Retro Gauge Stainless”

iPieces iPad Air Hockey

iPieces iPad Air Hockey
iPieces iPad Air Hockey | US$12.99 | www.thinkgeek.com

you may not know exactly when was Air Hockey invented but one thing you can be sure is, the digitized (and miniaturized) version is invented this year, in 2012. instead of owning a space-consuming, bed-sacrificing full size Air Hockey table, you can now pit your Air Hockey skills with your buddy over an iPad with the iPieces iPad Air Hockey. for $12.99 you will get a pair of custom capacitive strikers where you can use with iPiece Air Hockey app which is available for free from the Apple AppStore. Continue reading “iPieces iPad Air Hockey”

Ouya Android Game Console

the force of Android is not to be belittled. started off as an alternative operating system to Windows, iOS, and the now defunct Symbian OS, it has since propagates to tablet, TV and soon, it might be fulfilling your gaming needs too – that’s if Ouya has its way with its yet-to-be-named Android game console, designed by Yves Behar. yes. Yves Behar, the creative mind behind beautiful gadgets like the Aesir +Yves Behar mobile phone, PEEL universal remote and among the many other things, has his hands on this $99 console. Continue reading “Ouya Android Game Console”

Maclocks Lock Security Case for MacBook Pro

Maclocks Lock Security Case for MacBook Pro
Maclocks Lock Security Case for MacBook Pro | US$69.95 | www.maclocks.com

the new MacBook Pro with Retina Display is gorgeous but not without its flaw. due to its thin form factor, Apple has forego the usual Kensington slot which is fine if you are using your MBP at home mostly but for those who bring it to work, you may need it to keep unwanted hands off your machine when you step away from it momentarily. the solution? the Maclocks Lock Security Case. it is a case with an integrated security slot that replicates what the Kensington slot offers. the bundle comprises of two parts: the ultra-thin polymer case with the security slot and a 6 feet low profile steel security cable lock. Continue reading “Maclocks Lock Security Case for MacBook Pro”

Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White

Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White
Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White | US$tba | www.hublot.com

if you are going to dive deep into the ocean (like, very, very deep), then i suppose it won’t hurt to do it in absolute style. you can start by strapping on the Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White on your next 4,000 meters adventure. yes. you do remember that the Oceanographic 4000 is totally capable of withstanding that kind of depth, don’t you? the styling of the former versions bear the unmistakable dive-look but the King Gold White here is more like something James Bond would wear along with a white tux (ok, we know Bond never wear white but we are just saying…). Continue reading “Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White”

Rockwell VersaCut

Rockwell VersaCut
Rockwell VersaCut | US$117.00 | www.rockwelltools.com

if you like to slice and dice up plywoods in your spare time (for your home improvement project, of course), then you will need something handy like the Rockwell VersaCut. it is a handheld mini-circular saw made for ease of portability. instead of having to setup complex and permanent work bed which can be very time consuming, the Versacut let you dictate where you want to carry out the cut and not the other way round. it comes with three different cutting blades, one each for cutting wood, metal and even tile, and its powerful 4.0 amp motor provides the power necessary to make those cuts. Continue reading “Rockwell VersaCut”

Focal XS Book

Focal XS Book
Focal XS Book | US$399.00 | www.focal.com

with wireless streaming being the focus of today’s home entertainment, we hardly look at computer-dedicated speakers no more. however, if you beg to differ, then the Focal XS Book might be of an interest to you. this 2.0 system mini-monitor features a 2-way bass-reflex active loudspeaker with 4-inch polyglass midbass and 19mm aluminum tweeter, a 3.5mm audio jack for hooking up with your music devices and a set of RCA that facilitates connection to your TV or your existing music system – all wrapped in a sleek, black and silver finish enclosure that measures 281mm x 114mm x 200mm (11″ x 4-1/2″ x 7-7/8″) and weighs in at 5 kg (11 lbs). Continue reading “Focal XS Book”