The athletic, front-wheel drive Mercedes-Benz Concept A-Class features a new turbocharged 4 cylinder gasoline engine, dual clutch transmission and radar-based collision warning system.
If you want to smell like your favorite breakfast food, Bacon cologne may be the perfect scent for you, though we’re not sure what canines that pass you by would do (or ladies for that matter).
Check out this vintage rejection letter from journalist Lafcadio Hearn to his paramour; their relationship ended when she sent him a photograph of her in a low-cut dress. Harsh. (Thanks Billy!)
National Geographic offers a fascinating series of videos that showcase young men from Sudan and their cultural observations of America, as they are introduced to it for the first time. (Thanks Tyler!)
A story about a man with a unique job – he’s just like a process server, except he deals with more personal matters. This could be spun off into a short film or a sitcom. Directed by Kosai Sekine.
It doesn’t explode, but the 40mm HEMI (Human Electro-Muscular Incapacitation device) will deliver a 50,000 volt-charge to whatever it sticks to. Watch the clip for a demonstration (of sorts.)
Wage virtual war on foot or inside land and air vehicles, and customize your soldier as you level up and progress, all without paying a cent in EA’s newly launched online FPS Battlefield Play4Free.
Ride safer with SUCK UK’s reflective gloves and socks. The socks have a reflective patch with a bicycle icon on them, while the gloves have arrows, so you can signal before making a turn.
Gresso’s Luxor World Time Gold phone offers an 18K gold body, two-sided sapphire crystal screen, Italian leather on the rear panel and six independent Swiss clockwork mechanisms.
If you’re gifting a rap or hip hop fan, take it up a notch and pimp it with Rapping Paper. Each sheet contains the lyrics to a classic rap song. Limited selection, but if you like Run DMC, you’re set.
(NSFW for language) The keen and perceptive “scienticians” in this video here propose a new technology that may bring texting to a standstill: The Phone. Watch, laugh and learn. (Thanks Sean!)
25togo’s Goggles Umbrella lets you see what’s in front of you without the need to tilt your umbrella back. The periscope tip is a neat touch. Comes in bundles of two – one gray, one yellow.
Members of the MIT Media Lab used Microsoft’s Kinect to come up with interactive teleconferencing. Features include a talk time timer, auto focus on speaker and use of augmented reality objects.
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