EarPlanes ear plugs remove the pain in your ears when flying

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(credit: Cirrus) Cirrus EarPlanes | US$24.50 | www.cirrushealthcare.com

my worst fear of flying isn’t the flying itself but it is the landing part that i fear most. the landing has never fail cause me great pain in the ears, mainly due to the fact that my ears don’t pop however hard i try. here’s a nifty gadget from Cirrus Healthcare Products, dubbed the EarPlanes, that could solve my woes about flying. when plugged into the ears, the EarPlanes built-in ‘CeramX’ filter regulates the air pressure between the cabin and those within your ears. thus, relieving your ear form discomfort, clogging and popping. Continue reading “EarPlanes ear plugs remove the pain in your ears when flying”

Umbra Flip 8 Hook – flip down the hooks when needed

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(credit: Umbra) Umbra Flip 8 Hook | US$40.00 | www.umbra.com

can’t get enough of coat hanger? here’s a neat multi-hook from Umbra to quench your thirst for hooks. as Umbra puts it, the Flip 8 Hook is a “new take on the classic flip 5.” well, you might already guessed it. it is a wall-mounted eight metal hooks that flip down when you need to use. it’s kind of cool, cos’ unused hook can be flip back up to maintain a neat look. no more unsightly protruding hooks and if you place this at eye level, it lessen any possible chance of knocking into the hooks. Continue reading “Umbra Flip 8 Hook – flip down the hooks when needed”

Tokidoki x Marvel spring gear launched, include skateboards

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(credit: Tokidoki) Tokidoki x Marvel Spring Gear | from US$28.00 | www.tokidoki.it

good news for Tokidoki and Marvel fans. Tokidoki has just launched its Tokidoki x Marvel Spring Gear that includes a range of tees, hoodies, pullover, caps and a couple of limited edition skateboard deck. designs incorporate Marvel comics superheroes and villains with touch of Tokidoki style and they certainly look pretty damn cute. check out a sample of images of what the Tokidoki x Marvel Spring Gear has to offer after the break. prices starts from $28 for selected Tees and are available now on Tokidoki web store. Continue reading “Tokidoki x Marvel spring gear launched, include skateboards”

Final Audio Design Piano Forte X-VIII series earphones

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(credit: Final Audio Design) Piano Forte X-VIII series earphones | from ¥80,000.00 | www.final-audio-design-e.com

how expensive is considered really expensive for a gadget? perhaps, we make the judgement by justifying what goes into the gadget or the size of the gadget? here’s one series of earphones that is going blow your mind with its price tags but thankfully, probably pleasing to your ears. recently unveiled by Japan-based Final Audio Design, is the Piano Forte X-VIII series earphones that is said to deliver “a concert hall-like sound experience.” Continue reading “Final Audio Design Piano Forte X-VIII series earphones”

slap on a Flicbac to get a grip of your digital camera

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(credit: Flipbac) Flipbac Camera Grips | from US$9.99 | flipbac.com

for lazy shutterbugs, point and shoot digital cameras are the way to go. point and shoot cameras has evolve significantly but one thing never really change: there is a lack of proper grip that enables one hand shooting. why do we need to use one hand to shoot, is something we find it hard to explain. in anyway, Flipback Innovations has a simple solution: slap on the Flicback camera grips at the front and instantly add a much needed relief for a better grip. Continue reading “slap on a Flicbac to get a grip of your digital camera”

Onkyo announced Windows 7 tablets for business use

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(credit: Onkyo) Onkyo Windows Tablet | from ¥tbc | www.jp.onkyo.com

maybe the Snoopy edition didn’t go very far for Onkyo or perhaps, Onkyo found that many white-collar workers are snapping up their Snoopy edition Windows 7 Tablets. either way, Onkyo announced that it will introduce a more business orientated version of its Windows 7 tablets in Japan some time in May. two versions will be made available. Continue reading “Onkyo announced Windows 7 tablets for business use”

Camera Futura concept DSLR inspired by today’s smartphone

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today’s smartphone would be a perfect gadget for photography, if not for its less-than-ideal image equality. just imagine what the smartphone of today possesses: WiFi, Bluetooth connectivity, GPS, powerful processor, OS-driven interface with add-on apps et cetera. now imagine all these qualities and perhaps more, are thrown into tomorrow’s DSLR. awesome? definitely. that’s what Seattle-based Artefact Group has envisioned with its concept camera, dubbed the Camera Futura. Continue reading “Camera Futura concept DSLR inspired by today’s smartphone”

a full size keyboard that’s also a dock for your iPhone

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(credit: CompuExpert) WOW-Keys | US$99.99 | compuexpert.com

are you green with envy that Motorola ATRIX can turned into a netbook with the Motorola ATRIX laptop dock? fret not, here’s a little consolation for iPhone users out there: the WOW-Keys. at the first glance, the WOW-keys from CompuExpert looks like yet another keyboard until you spot an iPhone dock on its right. while it can’t turn your iPhone into a netbook, it can certainly provide some handy usage. Continue reading “a full size keyboard that’s also a dock for your iPhone”

Panna is an extraordinary Foosball table cast in concrete

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i am not a huge fan of soccer but for some reasons, foosball never fails to attract me. it is unexplainably addictive and i would think, it is a game that will never go out of style. that said, it is only natural that a foosball table cast in concrete that reminisces of a street soccer game has my attention in an instant. instead of the usual wood or MDF board materials, the Panna Foosball Table is cast in concrete and has a 2-a-side set-up. Continue reading “Panna is an extraordinary Foosball table cast in concrete”

concept case turns your smartphone into a luxury camera

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finally, two giant in their respective field has come together to create the ultimate in smartphone case and digital camera. well, not really. it is however, a concept product conceived by design house Black Design Associates to effort to “combine two great products”. dubbed the LEICA for iPhone 4, it is a conceptual camera case for iPhone that not only protects the iPhone but also enhances the photography experience. Continue reading “concept case turns your smartphone into a luxury camera”