You know what the famed, iconic robot helmets don by French electronic music duo could be good for? Christmas tree ornaments. Seriously, we never knew that until we saw the Daft Punk White & Gold Robot Helmet Ornament Set. I must say it was quite a revelation. Suddenly, it all makes perfect sense. Electronic music icons and Christmas. They are like a match made in heaven. There’s just one problem though; a set of two does not come cheap, going at $25 and surely, you are not going to hang only a pair, are you? And so, it is going to cost you like a lot if you plan to decorate your lovely fir with many of these. Of course, you can choose not to, but what else can go with the pair and also, how else can you make the Christmas tree worthy of a Daft Punk theme? Continue reading Daft Punk Spruced Up This Christmas With Ornament Set And Snow Globes
Daft Punk ‘Human After All‘ Remix Album Released Worldwide After 8 Years
patience is a virtue and the case of Daft Punk‘s fans that might very well be true. first released in 2006, the LP was then a Japan exclusive, which made it a hard to get copy, but 8 years on, Daft Punk has finally make it available, with a few new tracks thrown in, to the rest of the world. available on iTunes. $9.99. BUY. [via]
Ghostbusters I & II 30th Anniversary Blu-ray With Exclusive Slimer Figurine
marking the 30th anniversary of the Ghostbusters movie is this upcoming collectible Ghostbusters I & II 30th Anniversary Blu-ray, which will include both Ghostbusters flicks restored and remastered in 4K baked into two Blu-ray discs, a two-disc Digibook, as well as a collectible Slimer figurine (yeah!). $129.99. BUY. [via]
Yet Another USB Drive: SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 Flash Drive
building upon the success of the Cruzer Fit, SanDisk introduces yet another super compact USB drive, the Ultra Fit USB 3.0 with a super cool hardware design (as always) and boasting up to 130MB/s read speeds, as well as 128-bit encryption. it is available in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB capacities. from $39.99. BUY.
LaCie Iconic Rugged Thunderbolt Is Now Tougher and Rated IP54
this iconic Neil Poulton design gets refreshed. besides having both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt, offering up to 387 MB/s of data transfer, the new Rugged Thunderbolt is now tougher. it is MIL-compliant and could sustain drops from up to 6.6 feet and a removable cover adds IP54 level of protection. BUY.
Roambotics Jr. Is A Rolling Home Security Guard
powered by NVIDIA Tegra 4, the Roambotics Jr. is a completely new take on home security. armed with a single wheel, it will patrol your home while you are away, wirelessly sending alerts to your smart devices if there are any. four cameras gives a “near-360 degree’ view, recording video and capturing stills. LEARN MORE.
Done With Ice Pops? Now Make Yourself Some Iced Coffee
who doesn’t love a cup of ice cold coffee during a hot summer season? but dumping ice into it will only dilute the taste and this is where Zoku Iced Coffee Maker comes in. stash it in the freezer and when you are ready, just add hot coffee and in couple of minutes, an ice cold coffee is yours to enjoy. brilliant. $29.95. BUY. [via]
we welcome the digital revolution and embraced digital music files like everyone who has run out of decent storage place for physical CDs (no, attics and basements are not decent places), but there are times where some music deserves a whole lot more than just bits and bytes, such as the French duo Daft Punk‘s latest offering, Random Access Memories, which will soon be available in a deluxe edition, aptly dubbed the Random Access Memories Deluxe Box Set Edition. Continue reading Random Access Memories Deluxe Box Set Edition
you have heard the song, seen the video, and probably worn the helmet, but your Daft Punk fanboyism won’t be complete without a couple of Daft Punk Action Figures. made by Bandai’s S.H.Figuarts brand, these action figures feature the unmistakable detail that S.H.Figuarts high end action figures are known for and each of these figures were the result of the supervision by the artists themselves. it is good that the duo were involved in the creation, it is after all, the French duo who know themselves better. each of the robot-suited Thomas Bangalter and Thomas Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo feature exacting details including shiny metallic finish helmet, along with transparent parts, S.H.Figuarts’ advanced articulation, and interchangeable hand parts – all seven sets of them – for you to recreate the duo’s dynamic poses. the figures are each sold separately and are available for pre-order now for $44.99 each. expected official release date to be on the December 27, 2013. another look after the break. Continue reading Daft Punk Action Figures
well, what do you know? the French synth-pop duo is back with a new album called Random Access Memories and its album cover art seems to serve as a reminder of the duo’s totally rad helmets (you know, the Lost In Space era kind of sci-fi-ish head gear?). they are practically icons of the French duo and we would imagine its hard for any Daft Punk fans not wanting to have one. in fact, if you have like 500 bucks to drop, you could actually have one – albeit an unofficial item, but it is no less awesome. its creator, Mexico-based Etsy seller (Maz Power Props), Mauricio Santoro made one of these for halloween and decided to share this love with whoever have the cash to spare. Continue reading Daft Punk Thomas Helmet