In the pantheon of weirdly epic 80s films, Repo Man is one of the very best. Total cult classic. Emilio Estevez plays an LA punk rocker turned repo man & Harry Dean Stanton is his mentor in this offbeat car chase-crime-comedy-alien-punk rock extravaganza. This new Criterion Collection Blu-ray comes out in April. Intense!
Ninja Blocks can be whatever you want them to be. No, they can’t be Brazilian bikini models but they can act as a remote control for your life. Run your home heating, lights, security system, and all your connected devices from one place using Ninja Blocks apps. Open source software also allows you to create your own custom functions allowing the Ninja to do even more.
Apparently Aston Martin’s V12 Rapide sedan wasn’t rapide enough. The recently unveiled Rapide S was tweaked to produce 80 more ponies for a total of 550 and an improved 0-60 time of 4.7. Three suspension modes from the Adaptive Damping System offer custom handling options. The interior is duotone black & red with perfed leather while exterior trim panels are all carbon fiber.
Pop music mogul and legendary record company CEO Tommy Mottola introduced us to stars like Mariah Carey, J-Lo, and Gloria Estefan, he managed Michael Jackson, and worked alongside scores of mega-acts from Aerosmith to Bob Dylan to Pearl Jam. This is Tommy’s story in the music biz “from Elvis to the iPod” told by the man himself.
Capturing high-quality audio with your iPhone or iPad without additional equipment is pretty much impossible. If you need to record crisp video voiceover, classic quotes from your buffoon of a boss, or even organize blackmail that will stand up to courtroom scrutiny, this 24-bit stereo microphone designed specifically for your iPhone & iPad is what you’ll want.
Made from laser-cut natural birch wood, this chess set is fully collapsible. Each game piece can be popped apart for flat storage in the chessboard itself, making it perfect for travel. Available in 5 custom colors.
For unexpected power outages or missions that take you off the grid, this portable, solar powered generator provides power to recharge laptops, phones, cameras, and lights, plus thousands of other electronics, with outlets for 12V, AC, and USB. The generator gets a full charge in 4 hours from a wall outlet or car charger & in 5-6 from the sun, providing enough juice to keep everything up & running until power is restored or you’re back from the boondocks. Available Spring 2013.
This book is a golfer’s pre-made bucket list—if you think of the 1001 world’s best golf holes as little buckets that is. This illustrated guide covers the best and most challenging golf courses, with critical, detailed break downs of each hole including full stats, facts, trivia & history.
Protecting your iPhone 5 from the inevitable smashings it will endure no longer means hermetically sealing it in a giant PVC case with bulky rubber bumpers. G-Form’s XTREME iPhone 5 case uses a 3-layer system with soft but smashproof materials like TPE & RPT. Easily fits in the pocket of even the skinniest jeans.
Second only to cleaning toilets, the impossibly mundane task of cleaning windows can now be handed over to someone, actually something, better suited to the task than higher beings such as ourselves. This window cleaning robot suctions to the glass and gets it done in a thorough, streak-free way that you never would. Even if you tried. Available mid-2013.