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Porsche Design Book One Laptop

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The Porsche Design BOOK ONE is essentially a 2-in-1 concept laptop and tablet hybrid, as well as one of the world's thinnest convertibles / detachables. Featuring a 13.3-inch QHD display, Intel's latest 7th generation Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, and 512GB of SSD storage. The hinge is very similar to the one found on Lenovo's Yoga line, enabling users to push the display 360° and use it in tablet mode. Continue reading for another video review, more pictures and information.

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Edge Wood Glass Vase

Photo credit: Scott Slagerman

The art of glass blowing and wood carving are nothing new, but when you combine the two, these masterpieces by Scott Slagerman are the result. Each and every one of these stunning glass vases are formed by directly blowing it into a pre-cut shape from a slab of live edge wood. The artist uses various woods, like mesquite and walnut, to give each piece a distinct look. Continue reading for more pictures.

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LEGO Super Star Destroyer

The LEGO Super Star Destroyer is a behometh of a set, coming in at a whopping 3,152-pieces, but what if you decide to crash one into a wall at 67mph? Brothers David and Henrik Windestal, who live outside Toreboda in Sweden, decided to find out. After spending countless hours building the Destroyer, they attached it to a 'rocket sled,' capable of accelerating the craft to 67mph. Henrik is quite excited that the Destroyer explodes into 'a big pile of LEGO pieces everywhere," while David said the outcome was far better than previous projects they worked on together. Continue reading for a speed build video and more information.

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BOHM B76 Headphones

The BOHM B76 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones offer active noise cancellation technology, and you can pick up a pair for $69.99 shipped, today only, originally $169.99. Flip a switch on these truly active noise cancelling headphones, drown out your sourroundings and immerse yourself in your music without distractions, wherever you may be. Stay in control with the tap of a finger. Featuring a power/multifunction button, volume and playback control buttons, a USB charging port, Bluetooth indicator, and noise canceling button and indicator incorporated seamlessly into your B76 headset. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.

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Nokia 6

In addition to a stunning 2.5D glass panel display, the next-generation Nokia 6 smartphone is set to get an octa-core 2.2-GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, a microSD expansion slot, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG and dual rear cameras. Pricing is rumored to start a $400 for an unlocked handset. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Private 787 Dreamliner

Operated by Hong Kong-based Deer Jet, the world's first and only Boeing 787 Dreamliner offers guests a 17-hour around the world trip for you, along with 39 friends. It took renowned French aircraft interior designer Jacques Plerrejean as well as the aircraft completion center more than 2.5-years of work to create this stunning plane. Continue reading for another video and more pictures.

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DRU Pizza Delivery Robot


We have seen the future of pizza delivery, and it includes robots. Called "DRU" (Domino's Robotic Unit), this three-foot tall, 450-pound robot is fully autonomous and can hit a top speed of 12.4 mph from the store to any location within a 20-kilometer radius. It consists of a battery-powered heated compartment that can keep up to 10 pizzas warm and a chilled compartment for cold drinks, all encased in a water-tight, weather-proof acrylic plastic exterior. LIDAR laser-light sensors located within the unit will help the robot detect obstacles on his route, and to prevent thefts, customers can only access their pizzas by entering a unique code into the pizza compartment. Continue reading for five more strange inventions that people came up with over the years.

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ESG Switchable Privacy Glass

Why bother with traditional window shades or blinds, when you could install ESG Switchable Glass, which can turn opaque in seconds, thanks to the company's patented controllers and wiring accessories. The former are designed to monitor the LCD glass panels and make installation as easy as possible by using a plug and play wiring solution. That's not all, there's now an app that lets users control the on/off switch as well as having the ability to change the level of opacity of the LCD privacy glass. Continue reading for three more videos and additional information.

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Villa On the Rocks

Villa on the Rocks looks like a home you'd see in a movie, but it's real, and situated on the southern tip of France in Bandol, a small commune in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur. It was designed by architect Rudy Ricciotti, and unlike other rentals, this 5 bedroom, 8 bed, 3 bathroom villa has a stunning 91-foot lap pool aquarium that can be viewed from the inside and outside. Continue reading for another video, more pictures, information, and the rental page.

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MoKo Wireless Charger

The MoKo Wireless Charger not only has a 3 coil design, but works with any Qi-enabled smartphone, including the iPhone X, all for $27.99 shipped, today only, originally $34.99. It can be adjusted to various angles (up to 90°) while charging, making it perfect to watch movies or read emails. Plus, the DC 5V design makes this triple charging pad more universal. Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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