Nintendo has always been known for their unique controllers and accessories, but "Labo" aims to take creativity to the next level. Simply put, it combines cardboard cut-outs, known individually as Toy-Con shapes, with the Switch console, to encourage imagination and discovery. Users build each Toy Con with the help of interactive instructions on the Switch, while stickers and colors are included to add a personal touch. It will be available as two separate kits: a Toy Con 01: Variety Kit, which offers five different Toy Cons, including a remote control car, a fishing rod, a house, a motorbike and a fully functioning, 13-key piano and Toy Con 02: Robot Kit that lets you create your very own robot. Expect the kits to hit shelves in late April. Continue reading for three more incredible products coming soon.
Sony's PlayStation Vita is still incredibly popular, but the Nintendo Switch has surely taken some of the spotlight. That might all change with a next-generation PlayStation Portable, one with an edge-to-edge OLED display, dual analog sticks, and L2 / R2 shoulder buttons for fighting games that require a 6-button configuration. Unfortunately, there's no official word yet from Sony about their PSP successor, but we wouldn't be surprised if they unveil a new portable console at E3 2018 in Los Angeles this year. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a dashcam capturing a car crashing into the second floor to building.
Been using Instagram, Twitter or Facebook these past few days? Then you may have noticed that your friends are sharing photos of themselves and their classical artwork doppelgangers using the Google Arts and Culture app. It just got updated with a new feature called face match, and it's exactly as it sounds, matching your selfies with historical paintings that look like you. Continue reading for more examples.
Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Tablet is great for business users or anyone who needs a lightweight device for the road without sacrificing functionality, and it's being offered for just $699.99 shipped, today only, originally $1,299.99. Featuring an Intel Core m5-6Y57 processor 1.1GHz (burst up to 2.8GHz), 8GB of 1866MHz LPDDR3 RAM, a microSD card (up to 64GB), a built-in 256GB M.2 Solid State Drive, and a 12" (2160 x 1440) touchscreen display. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9+ models will be revealed at Mobile World Congress next month, but until then, fanatics will have to settle for these fan-made renders based on leaked images. Rumored specifications include: a 5.8" / 6.2" QHD+ Super AMOLED curved displays (570ppi / 529ppi), Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 (US) / Samsung Exynos (UK) processors, 4GB RAM / 6GB RAM, up to 256GB of internal storage, Bixby AI assistant with a dedicated button, USB-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, and wireless charging support. Continue reading for more pictures, a bonus video and additional information.
Warmer weather is just months away for those in the southern hemisphere, and that means, water sports, or so we'd like to think. The jet-propelled Kymera Body Board is definitely one invention you'll want in your arsenal. The current version can hit 20 mph (32 km/h), depending on water conditions and rider weight, with approximately 5,000 watts of power behind it. When fully charged, the battery is good for 5-6 miles of continuous ride time, or 45 minutes - 1-hour per battery pack. Continue reading for more cool inventions that actually exist.
Ford's 2019 Mustang Bullitt pays tribute to Steve McQueen's Highland Green 1968 Ford Mustang, complete with a similar paint job, minimal exterior badging, subtle chrome accents, and black torque-thrust wheels. It's no slouch under the hood either, as it's powered by a 5.0-liter V8 that generates 475 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque, enabling it to hit a top speed of 168 MPH. Continue reading for a test drive video, more pictures and information.
Nerf modder extraordinaire Captain Xavier has unveiled his latest project, and it's definitely no slouch. Named the "Proton Pack Rival Minigun," it's based on the Air Zone Punisher blaster, and is capable of firing 20 darts per second, complete with a XBZ foam rocket. It's also been fitted with a battery-fed ammunition pack that that holds up to 2,000 Nerf Rival balls. Click here for the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of the most interesting electric SUV at CES 2018.
Set for release in March, priced at $47995, the Hasselblad H6D-400C Multi Shot is a digital camera capable of capturing 400-megapixel images. That's right, its "Multi-Shot" technology can take 100MP photos with single exposures or massive 400MP ultra-resolution photos using 6 pixel-shifted exposures. Other features include: a USB 3.0 Type C connection for high-speed data transfers, 30FPS live view, dual memory card slots (CFast 2.0 and SD), a 3" (920K dots) display, a smartphone-inspired user interface, HD / UHD video recording, modular design, Wi-Fi connectivity, HDMI, audio I/O, and True Focus II. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Sennheiser's CX 3.00 In-Ear Headphones are perfect for everyday use, and Prime members (get a free 30-day trial) can pick up a pair for $18.57 shipped, today only, originally $54.95. Its 18-ohm impedance transducers deliver extended powerful sound featuring extended frequency response and deep bass. Optimum in-ear canal fit with 4 sizes of ear adapters providing high attenuation of ambient noise. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.