Many books have been written about the greatest guitar player of all time, Mr. Jimi Hendrix. But none of his biographers were as close to the fire as the author of this new book. Jimi Hendrix: A Brother’s Story was written by Jimi’s younger brother Leon. It goes all the way back. Before the guitar, before the stardom, before the drugs.
How valuable are your weekends? The correct answer is WAY too valuable to spend them pushing a smoke-spewing mower back and forth. The LawnBott 1500 SpyderEvo is a robot mower powered by a Lithium-Ion battery that will mow your yard for up to 3.5 hours per charge. Not only that, when it’s done, it’ll dock itself back on the charging station & be ready to get back to work after a 2-3 hour recharge.
Think of the fun you can have in the Monday meeting with a laser pointer controlled by your iPhone. Plug the Smart Dot unit into your headphone jack, download the free app, and boom, you’re instantly putting a red dot on the bosses bald spot. And if you actually want to use it for work, put it in Presentation Mode and link it up with your PowerPoint or Mac KeyNote application for remote control scroll. Source
Polish designer/artist Witold Szostak is the creative mind behind this retro yet somehow futuristic fan. Using premium materials like stainless steel and Wenge wood, Szostak’s creations are finely crafted, handmade works of utilitarian art. The Black Fan is a big room fan that stands over 33-inches tall and blows like winter wind in Warsaw.
“Is that a cock in your pocket?” “Why, yes it is.” Click your iPhone 4 into a Sriracha hot sauce phone case and this conversation can be yours.
With its squared-off body and utilitarian design, the Mercedes G-Wagon sprays gravel on girly high-end SUVs like the Porsche Cayenne. That’s why M-B didn’t touch the body when they set out to make some upgrades on the 2013 G63 AMG. They focused on the interior instead. It now looks like a leather-clad Leer jet inside and features a new fuel saving system that shuts the engine off when it comes to a stop then restarts to continue driving.
Microsoft doesn’t have a lot of good news to report these days but here’s one bright spot on their horizon: they announced the upcoming release of Halo 4, the newest installment of their popular killing game series. Master Chief is back and he’s on a mission to save the universe with advanced weaponry. The new game is due out November 6, 2012.
With the power and versatility of current SLRs that capture crisp, full HD video, it’s easy to get pro-level results on your home movie projects. The thing is, it still looks like you’re stalking people with a regular old still camera. The Black Magic camera, with its retro “film” camera design will make you look and feel more like a “film-maker” for roughly the same dough as a mid-range SLR. And with EF and ZE mounts for interchangeable optics, you may not even have to buy new lenses.
This spiffy ceramic coffee mug has a handle with a trigger and a safety switch on the side. As you cruise around the office sipping your morning joe, you can silently take aim and mentally murder all your colleagues. Oh, please, you know you think about it daily. Kapow.
If you thought your whole-season-in-one-sitting Dexter marathons were a bit obsessive, you should check out this true crime story about the case of Mark Twitchell. He was a self-professed psychopath who also happened to be a writer and aspiring filmmaker. When he went on trial for a grisly murder, his diary called Serial Killer Confessions was the main piece of evidence against him and his obsession with Dexter was all over the headlines. Stranger than fiction? Absolutely.