Not only does the updated version of Amazon’s 9.7-inch Kindle DX book reader have a new case color, they’ve improved display contrast by 50%, and cut the price by $110 bucks. Ships 7/7.
We know that reality and TV are quite far apart, not least when it comes to solving crimes, but it’s still nice to know just how (un)realistic CSI is. Check out the link for the whole infographic.
What happens when you strap a waterproof digital camcorder to the back of a turtle? 2 minutes, 4 seconds of pure awesome, that’s what. And we thought turtles lived slow, boring lives.
This awesome costume was created by Hyperbole Studios for a Toshiba commercial. It’s made from thousands of individual “pixel” blocks cut from foam and glued to a cardboard structure.
Can you handle a 2000-hp engine? How about the quarter-mile in less than 6.7 seconds, 0-to-60 in 1.5, and a top speed of 300 mph? Only 5 will be made in 2011, so get your checkbook out now.
The jingle in this old commercial for Johnson boats inadvertently turns into a hilarious anthem for men. Because if you think about it, it’s true: you’re never alone. It’s always you & your Johnson.
Go to McDonald’s at around 10:35 in the morning. Buy an Egg McMuffin and a McDouble, then take the bacon and egg from the McMuffin and put it on the McDouble. Boom! Super sandwich.
Cummins has creatively crammed a 3500 hp, V18 diesel engine (you know, the kind they put in dump trucks) into an original Mini; it has more than 10,000lb/ft of torque and uses 12 turbochargers.
Breitling’s aviator-geared Chronospace watch features a double caseback that amplifies its sound signals up to 90 decibels and Night Vision Goggles-compatible backlighting system on its LCD screens.
This remake of the Swedish film Let the Right One In creeps us out. It tells the tale of a troubled young boy who befriends a “special” young girl. From the same guy who directed Cloverfield.
Italy’s mnmur makes upcycling very stylish with their sharp handmade collection of bags and accessories made out of old bicycle tubes. The seat belt strap on the messenger bag is a nice touch.
Awesome Gifts from the Awesomer Shop