Inventor Patrick McDowell created the V-Brake to improve skateboard safety, adding an easy-to-install foot-braking mechanism to the rear axle which allows you to control your downhill speed without having to drag your foot on the ground.
Gourmands might enjoy a Try The World subscription; a beautiful box, resplendent in authentic cultural items, hard to procure gourmet products and other surprises from around the globe, is delivered to your door every 60 days.
A most pragmatic choice for those wanting a discreet tool, this pocket knife will be appreciated for its slim profile; it’s smaller than a credit card but almost as svelte. It’s crafted from ultra light titanium and is a mere 2 3/4″ when closed.
Here’s to all the folks out there who have “Find New Job” at the top of their resolution lists for next year; until you dig up that dream occupation, take a nip every now and then from this three ounce stainless flask. It’ll help.
A kit that lets you control paper airplanes with your smartphone. It has a propeller, a rudder and a Bluetooth antenna, all connected via a durable carbon fiber frame. It has a range of 180ft. and lasts up to 10min. per charge.
BriefSkates are skateboards with padded and shock resistant compartments for storing small items. The BriefSkate Aero measures 40″ long, while the Mini measures 29″ (deck only, no trucks). Watch out for it on Kickstarter too.
“I am the new world. And you are part of the old.” A scientist of the UK’s Ministry of Defence creates a highly intelligent android. Will it – she? – save us or doom us all? A sci-fi thriller in the vein of Blade Runner, RoboCop and Frankenstein.
Highlights of UFC 167 captured using a Phantom high-speed camera. Watching the fighters’ faces distort and ripple as they are pounded with punches made us flinch at the sheer brutality of these MMA matches.
No you aren’t tipsy, you’re just looking at a clever glass which holds 12 ounces of your favorite beer. Bonus points for being able to enjoy the head instead of bottle swigging like
you we usually do. Or, maybe you are plastered.