Asus EEE PC 901

Asus EEE PC 901

Asus’ Eee PC 901 has dropped by $100, from $600 to $500; we suspect it’s due to competition from other netbooks, including Dell’s Inspiron Mini 9 and the Acer Inspire One.

Pictures: Retrofuturism

Pictures: Retrofuturism

Design You Trust has a collection of 84 retro-futuristic images available as a RAR file. They’re mostly collected from German magazines; several are perfect as desktop wallpapers.

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Three Minds Watch

Three Minds Watch

The aptly named Three Minds Watch is a collaboration between three legendary watchmakers; it’s composed off three rotating discs (H, M, S) and limited to 33 pieces worldwide.

Boynq Wake-Up iPod Dock

Boynq Wake-Up iPod Dock

Boynq’s Wake-Up iPod Dock is uber-stylish, with three backlit LCDs for time, radio station and input channels. It also sports 3″ speakers and an equally stylish remote control.

Book: Wastelands

Book: Wastelands

Get your post apocalyptic fix with Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse, a collection of end of the world tales by Stephen King, Orson Scott Card and Boing Boing’s Cory Doctorow.

Transformers 2: Devastator

Transformers 2: Devastator

Mega construction-bot Devastator is confirmed for Transformers 2; he’ll be composed of seven different vehicles. We can only hope it looks like the rendering above by Josh Nizzi.

Concept: Mini 3D Globe

Concept: Mini 3D Globe

We’re used to car concepts being over the top, but this laser-projected globe for the Mini Crossover takes the cake: it’s basically a 3D navi system with a touchscreen interface.

Float Bed

Float Bed

Max Longin’s Float Bed is like a self-contained hammock, with the bed suspended via stainless steel ropes. Ecologically sound, the entire shipping case is actually used to build the bed.

Chios Rocket War

Chios Rocket War

Every Easter Sunday Eve, two rival churches in Vrondados, Greece engage in a “rocket war” with the aim to hit the other’s belltower; they use up to 80,000 fireworks in the display.

onehundred&ten Suitcase

onehundred&ten Suitcase

For luggage maker Globe-Trotter’s 110th anniversary, designer Ross Lovegrove has created onehundred&ten, a nearly indestructible carbon fiber and kevlar weave suitcase.

2010 Chevy Camaro SS

2010 Chevy Camaro SS

Chevrolet has released a new batch of gorgeous, high-res pics of its upcoming 2010 Camaro SS. The muscle car begins production next spring; you can place orders next month.

Microsoft Arc Mouse

Microsoft Arc Mouse

Although we’re not sold on its ergonomics, Microsoft’s Arc Mouse definitely turns heads with its folding clamshell design. Along with a tiny USB transceiver, it’s ideal for laptop users.

Analogue Miniatures

Analogue Miniatures

Dan McPharlin’s Analogue Miniatures have us awestruck; made with framing matboards, most of his models are musically themed, mixing dials and sliders with keyboards.

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SideWinder X8 Mouse

SideWinder X8 Mouse

In addition to their Explorer line, Microsoft has added BlueTrack tech to their SideWinder X8 gaming mouse, giving it an impressive 4,000 DPI and 30 hours on a single charge.

Batman: Year One

Batman: Year One

Written by Sin City’s Frank Miller and superbly illustrated by David Mazucchelli, Batman: Year One is a gritty look into Batman’s origins and a great companion to The Dark Knight.

Website: BigMan

Website: BigMan

Ad agency BigMan’s website is one of coolest we’ve seen; the interface is dominated by a Big Man (of course) and lots of flashing, sliding bits of text: kinda like Times Square on crack.

inMotion Speakers

inMotion Speakers

Altec Lansing’s iPod-friendly inMotion Speakers both look and sound great: the moondance GLOW is a dual-alarm clock radio, while inMotion MAX delivers crisp, full-spectrum sound.

Vertigo Corsa Moto Boots

Vertigo Corsa Moto Boots

These Vertigo Corsa boots look like something straight out of the future. Designed with Moto GP in mind, it features a thermoplastic ankle brace, shock absorbing heel cup and air vents.

Artega GT

Artega GT

Porsche competitor Artega hopes to bring its Artega GT to the States soon; this lightweight roadster packs a 3.6L 300 HP engine, with an even lighter 2.0L 4-cylinder on the way.

Syd Mead Method Zip Hoody

Syd Mead Method Zip Hoody

The Method Zip Hoody isn’t just another sweatshirt: it’s all-over printed with the artwork of legendary artist Syd Mead, who has worked on films such as Aliens, Tron and Blade Runner.

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German Star Trek TV Ads

German Star Trek TV Ads

You don’t need to understand German to appreciate these Star Trek commercials. They’re made for the German Sci Fi Channel and are pretty darn funny; oh Spock, you rock.

Ion Audio iCue Mixer

Ion Audio iCue Mixer

Ion Audio’s iCue Mixer is a compact, entry level system for those wanting to mix MP3s from their computer. We do recommend a 3.5mm Y-splitter for your headphones, however.

Sony Vaio AW Laptop

Sony Vaio AW Laptop

The Sony Vaio AW laptop is ideal for photographers, with an 18.4″ Bravia-based LCD screen. It’ll also get a GeForce 9600M GT, dual 250GB or 64GB SSD drives and a Blu-ray burner.

Bless No. 34 Sunglasses

Bless No. 34 Sunglasses

Geeky to some but super swank for others, we’re siding with the latter on these two-toned Bless No. 34 sunglasses. We like the angular art deco meets Cylon grill thing going on.

Video: Extreme Sticky Notes

Video: Extreme Sticky Notes

The crazy guys at EepyBird are most well known for their Mentos + Diet Coke experiment. Their latest video is called Extreme Sticky Notes: think slinkies. Lots of slinkies.

Urban Gnomes

Urban Gnomes

Dezeen has a sweet collection of Street Style Urban Gnomes; they’re made by London-based designed Vitamin and will show next week at the London Design Festival.

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