Flux Chair: compact plastic folds into a designer chair

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(credit: Flux Chairs) Flux Chair | €129.00 | www.fluxchairs.com

if you belong to the group that find the need to sit down whenever you go, then this could be the perfect chair for you. dubbed the Flux Chair, it started as a flat pack, compact plastic and like an origami, it unfolds into a beautiful, sturdy designer chair. don’t believe? check out the video after break to witness for yourself. Continue reading Flux Chair: compact plastic folds into a designer chair

Pinetti Quattrogiga Leather Journal with USB Drive

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(credit: Jennibick) Pinetti Quattrogiga Leather Journal with USB Drive | from US$85.00 | www.jennibick.com

even in this digital age, we still can’t part with our traditional writing materials. how many of us here has a tablet or smartphone but still lug along a handy notebook to jot down notes or doodle something? i’ll say majority of us still do. that’s where the Pinetti Quattrogiga Leather Journal with USB Drive comes in (well, probably). the Pinetti Quattrogiga Leather Journal with USB Drive is your regular leather bound notebook but with a touch of digital age technology. Continue reading Pinetti Quattrogiga Leather Journal with USB Drive

you can buy The Cavalon gyrocopter for EUR65000

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(credit: Auto Gyro via Gizmag) The Cavalon | €65,000.00 | www.auto-gyro.com

another exciting announcement for those who are rich enough for personal flight. i am talking about you being the pilot and not as a passenger. announced recently and showcased during the recent Aero Friedrichshafen 2011 is The Cavalon gyrocopter from Germany-based Auto-Gyro. for the uninitiated, the history of gyroplane dated back to 1923 when the father of gyroplane, Juan de la Cierva, flew his “auto-gyro” for the first time. Continue reading you can buy The Cavalon gyrocopter for EUR65000

Singapore to get Motorola XOOM WiFi tablet on April 22

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over last few weeks we have heard numerous XOOM availability in various countries. come April 22, Singapore will be the first Southeast Asia country to receive this much lauded tablet. sorry, dudes, no gold edition unless you were an Academy Award nominee. then again, you’d be lucky to have it arriving in Singapore at all cos’ the market is somewhat missable for such a tiny island state. Continue reading Singapore to get Motorola XOOM WiFi tablet on April 22

third generation Volkswagen Beetle unveiled to the world

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it looks like the third generation of the world’s most iconic car is almost here. the new 2012 Volkswagen Beetle will comes in three engine options: a 2.5-liter five cylinder petrol engine, a 2.0-liter TDI and a 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged petrol engine. this latest incarnation sports a longer, wider body with an unmistakably aggressive stance that would probably dispel the long standing perspective that the Beetle is a lady’s car. just hope that they will give the flower in the test tube thing a pass. Continue reading third generation Volkswagen Beetle unveiled to the world

carbon fiber comes to Bluetrek Bluetooth headset

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(credit: Bluetrek) Bluetrek Carbon Fiber Bluetooth headset | US$69.99 | www.bluetrek.com

carbon fiber has long been lauded for its strength and has been traditionally used in construction of vehicles. more recently, we see its application in mobile phones, knife, wallets and even toilet seats. now, it has come to the world of Bluetooth headset in the form of Bluetrek Carbon Fiber Bluetooth Headset. the result? an ultra light (5.9 grams) and amazingly slim form factor Bluetooth headset employing the Bluetooth 3.0 technology and features voice alerts in three languages, multipoint technology and battery meter that shows its status bar of your iPhone. Continue reading carbon fiber comes to Bluetrek Bluetooth headset

Roastie Toaster: a slice at a time ensure a perfect toast

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what you see above is not a teleportation device from the distant future and the bread is not heading in for a tanning session or maybe it is. dreamt up by design student Mateusz Główka from the Academy of Fine Arts in Crakow, Poland, the Roastie is the next thing a man wants besides a perfect wife. Continue reading Roastie Toaster: a slice at a time ensure a perfect toast

Neo Geo reborn, cladded in 100% real walnut wood

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(credit: Analogue Interactive) Analogue Interactive Neo Geo Consolized MVS | US$649.00 | www.analogueinteractive.com

still fondly remember the Neo Geo gaming consoles from SNK in the 1990s? want to relive those Neo Geo days? well, you are in luck. Analogue Interactive has resurrected the Neo Geo in the form of the Neo Geo Consolized MVS. the first thing you will notice is the gorgeous, seamless 100% real walnut wood enclosure instead of the usual plastic and metal construction. it even has a wooden working dust flaps to keep the dust out of your cartridge dock. Continue reading Neo Geo reborn, cladded in 100% real walnut wood

pocket-size Crystal Acoustics PicoHD 5.1 media player

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(credit: Crystal Acoustics) Crystal Acoustics PicoHD 5.1 media player | £49.99 | www.crystalaudiovideo.com

don’t be deceived by the Crystal Acoustics PicoHD 5.1 media player’s pocket size build. what looks like a card reader is actually a media player packed with features that include full HD 1080p playback with 5.1 DTS/Dolby AC3 digital audio, an USB hub that supports FAT, FAT32 and NTFS external HDD and an integrated SD/MMC card reader that allows for viewing of photos and videos directly from the storage card. the beauty of having the support for NTFS is of course, it can accommodate file size that is beyond 4 GB which most full HD movie files are well above. Continue reading pocket-size Crystal Acoustics PicoHD 5.1 media player

keeping your data safe in concrete cast USB flash drive

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(credit: ausberlin) kix berlin usbéton USB Flash Drive | €45.00 | www.ausberlin.de

unbeknownst to many, concrete gets stronger over time. beside being incredibly robust, unfinished concrete also lends an industrial look to any architecture. if you appreciate the raw concrete appeal on an architecture, then the kix berlin usbéton should appeal to you too. the usbéton is a piece of modern technology cast over with concrete, creating an industrial-look USB flash drive. it comes in either 1 GB or 4GB storage capacity Continue reading keeping your data safe in concrete cast USB flash drive

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