The next time you need Scotty to beam up the volume, grab your Star Trek Original Series Phaser universal remote control. This pistol grippd infrared beam shooter will store up to 36 programmed gestures, thus transforming you into the true captain of your sofa/ship. And let’s not forget the most important feature, which, no, is [...]
Pretty much known as the go-to gear for beach bums and pro surfers, Quicksilver is now carving its way into the music scene — first with the opening of a recording studio, and now their QS-1 Headphones. With a design based on the union of performance and comfort, the QS-1 Headphones offer professional quality low-distortion sound with [...]
Seeing as Call Of Duty: Black Ops II sold a ludicrous half a billion dollars in its first 24 hours (true story), Activision hardly needs to find new ways to promote its franchise game. And yet, of course, it has, assembling an ingenious way to bundle the blockbuster video game: a Care Package like that found [...]
Over 100 mph. A 0-60 clip in just 2.3 seconds, and 0-100 in under 5. State-of-the-art technology. All Wheel Drive. Cutting edge design. Are we talking about the latest European supercar? No, this is Traxxas gamechanging X0-1 Remote Control car, the first ever out-of-the-box RC supercar. Having existed for over 25 years, Traxxas has put all [...]
Austrian downhill mountain biker Marcus “Max” Stöckl has been training to claim the record as the fastest on Earth. To seize the title, he’ll have to beat renowned French rider Eric Barone’s time of 101.68 mph — a record Barone established a decade ago on the unforgiving Cerro Negro volcano in northern Nicaragua. It was a [...]
This Friday night Ninja Tune artist, Low End Theory regular and Los Angeles IDM pioneer Daedulus and San Jose dubstep producer NiT GriT (check out his Soundcloud page for a nice taste) will be wobbling the grass dancefloor of the Hummingbird Nest Ranch mansion outside Los Angeles. We went out there for a photoshoot last [...]
Extremely high quality headphones from V-Moda, these metal-framed Crossfade LPs feature detachable kevlar coated cables, an iPhone/iPod remote and inline mic, and a well designed hard-sided case. With a pricetag between $130-$200, you’d be hard pressed to find a better constructed headphones for the buck.
There aren’t many publishers who you could trust more with this project, and Taschen’s Favourite Hotels tackles the challenge expertly — covering 72 of their favourite favorite resorts around the globe. A compilation of the worlds most exotic, charming and luxurious hotels, this book lists them all — whether you are looking for a sophisticated [...]