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Richard Branson vs Barack Obama Kiteboard and Foilboard Challenge

When you are the world’s most powerful person, AKA the POTUS, you hardly can do anything you fancy outside of official work without secret service staff swarming around. Life as a POTUS is never private and everything POTUS does, it will be scrutinized to the core as Drumpf has learned. So, when the 44th President of United States finally passed the reins to the 45th President, he finally get to let his hair down completely and without restraint, even under the former President-entitled secret service protection. By the invite of UK billionaire, founder of Virgin brand, Richard Branson, the former world’s most powerful person along with wife Michelle hit up British Virgin Islands (AKA Necker islands) for a well-deserved true break he never had for the last eight years. Continue reading Richard Branson vs Barack Obama Kiteboard and Foilboard Challenge

Watch The Beauty And Destruction Of A 100 MPH RC Car In Slow Motion

Adrenalin junkies love the thrill that speed brings and the easiest way to get the speed fix is via cars. But if you don’t mind, a really, really fast RC car could give the same level of speed satisfaction. Ok, maybe not all RC cars can, but you surely can get your blood pumping with TRAXXAS XO-1 4WD electric RC car, a big boy toy we featured years ago that’s well capable 100 mph or more. However, while XO-1 maybe a scale car, it could be as dangerous a real car. Don’t believe? Just check out The Slow Mo Guys’ latest slow-mo video: 100MPH RC Car in Slow-mo. Continue reading Watch The Beauty And Destruction Of A 100 MPH RC Car In Slow Motion

Watch Star Wars Speeder Bike Chase Played Out In Real Life With Jetovators

Guess what? The Speeder Bike featured in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi exists! Yes! Here on Earth! Ok, we all know that a Speeder Bike is scientifically not possible with today’s technology, but thanks to the water-powered Jetovator we saw four years ago, it is sort of a reality now and thus, allowing Devin Supertramp and his team to recreate the Speeder Bike chase scene fairly accurately – except that, this entire ‘remake’, or real-life Speeder Bike battle, have to be played out over a river because, Jetovator. Hmmm, I don’t recall Endor has any river at all. Continue reading Watch Star Wars Speeder Bike Chase Played Out In Real Life With Jetovators

Watch WWI Airplane’s Machine Gun Vs Its Own Propeller In Slow-Mo

Whether or not you already knew why a WWI fighter airplane’s machine gun never strikes its own propeller, this video will leave you completely satisfied. Why? Because, slow-mo. Yes. It is The Slow Mo Guys, the dudes who just can’t stop making slow-motion videos on just about everything imaginable and this time, the duo explores the science of an ingenious invention of WWI. We know it is by the virtue of a meticulously timed synchronized gears that enabled this miraculous feat, but up till now, we have never seen it action in slow-motion. Continue reading Watch WWI Airplane’s Machine Gun Vs Its Own Propeller In Slow-Mo

Hot Wheels Stunts In First Person View Is Strangely Satisfying To Watch

So, you have played with Hot Wheels, zipping those miniature cars along the tracks, pulling death-defying stunts and feeling totally satisfied thereafter, but do you know how it feels to be in the front seat of the action? Front seat as in, in the point of view of the miniatures diecast car, while doing those loops and flips? No. You don’t and neither do we, but it’s ok, you don’t need to shrink yourself to do that (because you really can’t shrink like Wayne Szalinski) cos’ YouTuber 5MadMovieMakers will show it how is like to be in the hot seat in the comfort of your favorite chair. Continue reading Hot Wheels Stunts In First Person View Is Strangely Satisfying To Watch

Branded Dreams: What If Advertisers Can Infiltrate Your Last Ad-free Place On Earth?

Ad is one of the reason why traditional media like magazines and newspapers are on a slow ride on a sunset industry bus. People hate ads, well, maybe not all people hate ads, but for those who do, they will do everything in their power to avoid laying eyes on any. Some folks jumped to faster reaching media aka Internet for news and material consumption, where ad blockers can be used to prevent ads from assaulting their senses while they enjoy the content. Just when this group of anti-ad people thought they are safe from the byproduct of capitalism, Studio Smack dished out a grim prospect: what if the last ad-free haven in the world can be reached by advertisers? Continue reading Branded Dreams: What If Advertisers Can Infiltrate Your Last Ad-free Place On Earth?

Johnny Dronehunter Defends Your Privacy By Picking Off Drones From The Sky

if the day comes when drones freely roam the sky, will you feel your privacy being threatened? i bet most people will. while personal drone detection system can help keep things in check, they still can’t do anything beyond informing you of the presence of these ‘mechanical flies’. lucky for us, in the not-too-distant future there is Johnny Dronehunter whom you can depend on to keep the sky squeaky clean. this tattooed, metal music-loving, privacy patriot will go around picking out drones off the sky, you know, in the name of privacy. well, kind of. while Johnny Dronehunter may sounds like a hero to rise from the potential privacy apocalypse, he is not real. at least, not yet. Continue reading Johnny Dronehunter Defends Your Privacy By Picking Off Drones From The Sky

Iron Man 3 Official Movie Trailer

May 3, 2013 is still quite a while to go but still, we are enjoying being teased by the new official trailer of possibly, the biggest movie event of the year for 2013, Iron Man 3. from the description as well as the trailer, this third Iron Man flick looks to be a little complicated and an emotional one. well, if that’s the case, then we are not sure if we would enjoy peering into the softer side of this metal-suited hero with literally an iron heart (or was it an electronic heart?). so what do you think? anyway, here’s quote of the movie synopsis taken from iTunes trailers site: Continue reading Iron Man 3 Official Movie Trailer

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

Doggie Fountain

Doggie Fountain
(photos: Doggie Fountain) Doggie Fountain | US$39.95 | www.doggiefountain.com

in this sophisticated age, pets like dogs are expected to be independent. though it is true that we still need to feed them, play with them, walk them and do a bunch of other stuff with them but it is time they take the first step into independent living and you can start by training them to drink from a fountain instead of giving them a bowl of water. you know, water fountain like those, we humans, drink from? yeah. something along that line but of course, this one is designed specifically for dogs. constructed out from heavy steel, the Doggie Fountain is a large pedal rigged with a water hose and when stepped on by your little furry friend, ejects a stream of water to quench your pet’s thirst. Continue reading Doggie Fountain