Simon Higby of DDB Stockholm and Clara Prior of DDB Copenhagen, teamed up with Danish development company MOEF to design a prototype bicycle helmet inspired by Lego and Playmobil plastic, toy hair pieces. The project was created to get more kids to wear bike helmets voluntarily. Watch the video below.
Levitating Cup: Gravity Defying Glasses
Levitating Cup is a gravity defying glass trick that will impress your guests. The glass is designed to levitate above a portable metallic base, so it can appear to float weightlessly in mid-air. Chicago-based startup company launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to bring the product to market. They raised $27,880 of its $50,000… Continue reading Levitating Cup: Gravity Defying Glasses
Google Modular Android Smartphone
Project Ara by Google is a new modular computing platform, that allows you to customize your own smartphone, for style and function. Choose your high-res camera, add a louder speaker, swap in a better battery. Imagine the possibilities. Google is releasing a developer kit with device later this fall, and a consumer version will launch in 2017. Watch the video below.
New ‘Second Skin’ Material Could End Wrinkles
Scientists claim to have developed a new silicone-based “second skin” material that can be applied to the skin to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, eye bags and make people appear years younger. The team from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Medical School the have tested their prototype product on a handful of volunteers, applying the formula to… Continue reading New ‘Second Skin’ Material Could End Wrinkles
HoverSeat: Sitting Attachment for Hoverboard
An inexpensive and creative idea, Florida-based company Boatstogo has designed an aluminum frame that attaches to hoverboard and holds a beach chair, transforming it into a min-vehicle for a more comfortable and safe ride. The HoverSeat is comfortable, and has many practical uses. It has Velcro strips attached to the flat surface to hold down… Continue reading HoverSeat: Sitting Attachment for Hoverboard
LiteWire: Compact Dual Charging Cable
LiteWire is the fastest and safest compact dual charging cable that charges your devices up to 2x faster than standard charging cables, and protects it from any accidental data transfer or data theft. Whether you are an iOS, Android, Blackberry, or Windows user, LiteWire features both microUSB and Lightning connectors, it’s capable of charging most… Continue reading LiteWire: Compact Dual Charging Cable
Sparky: A Fire Starter
The ‘Sparky‘ is a quick and easy to use fire starter. It uses two AAA batteries and a copper tip to deliver up to 3.5V of electricity, perfect for starting a campfire on your next trip. Sparky includes a twist cap, clip and is available with a tough lightweight Aluminum body or Copper body. The clip is secured… Continue reading Sparky: A Fire Starter
The 40th Annual Twins Day Festival
Hundreds of twins and triplets have gathered to celebrate Twins Day Festival in Twinsburg, Ohio, with about 1,900 multiples (e.g. triplets, quads) and their families to participate in the event. This year’s theme was ‘Times 2 Remember’ to celebrate the 40th anniversary, which started celebrating multiples in 1976.