Love unique beds and the original VW Bus? The Bun Van should do the trick. Built around a classic VW Bus frame made from fiberglass with chrome-plated accents, the interior boasts layers of luxurious palisander wood veneer, while several storage compartments ensure you have room for a television, mini-bar, and even a sofa. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Penn State and US Navy researchers are developing a supersonic submarine using a technique called supercavitation, or in other words, enveloping a submerged vessel inside an air bubble to lessen water drag. Theoretically, a supercavitating vessel could hit 3,600mph underwater, enabling one to travel from Beijing, China to San Francisco in just 100-minutes. "Basically supercavitation is used to significantly reduce drag and increase the speed of bodies in water. However, sometimes these bodies can get locked into a pulsating mode," said Grant M. Skidmore, recent Penn State Ph.D. recipient in aerospace engineering. 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 showing how to make an emergency spare key at home.
Snapchat messages consist of a photo or a short video, and can be edited to include filters and effects, text captions, and drawings. Users have found that captions work best for most images, and use them to create "stories" of sorts, like this one of a student who used a balloon decoy in class. In related news, when people aren't snapping images or recording short videos, they're using filters, and the video above explains exactly how they work. Continue reading for more funny messages. Click here for a few bonus messages.
The Griffin Pocket Tool incorporates more than 11 tools in one, and keeps your keys neatly organized to boot, all for $18.95. You will never again have to fish around for your keys because the pocket clip ensures they stay put. You're also outfitted to pop the top on a refreshing beverage, quickly open a parcel or tighten a loose nut. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Artist Aaron Chervenak drove to The Little Las Vegas Chapel in his purple Cadillac last month to marry his smartphone. "It's not yet legal to marry smartphones, but what I hope my wedding will do is to somehow act as a symbolic gesture to show just how precious our phones are becoming in our daily lives, and hopefully get other to ask the same question of themselves and their relationships," said Chervenak. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing NASA test firing a massive rocket booster that could take humans to Mars soon.
Limited to just 50-units worldwide, the Iron Man-inspired 2017 Lamborghini Miura Homage celebrates the 50th anniversary of the '66 Miura. In addition to the special paint job, you also get special edition Dione wheels in a 20" / 21" front-to-rear stagger, two-tone leather upholstery, a carbon fiber trim package, and a plaque designating its rare membership in the Miura family on the inside. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Brik Tile sticks to just about any wall in seconds, and transforms them into functional LEGO plates, capable of being reused many times over for pixel art, brick shelves, etc. That's right, each piece measures 10" x 10" and can be used to organize random items you have laying around the house, such as photos, cards, and more. Continue reading for more pictures, information and the Kickstarter page.
Japanese news site Macotakara claims that Apple will discontinue its "Space Gray" color in favor of a new "Dark Blue" for the company's upcoming iPhone 7 / 7 Pro release. Martin Hajek has created a few renders showing what both models will look like in this shade, complete with dual cameras for the higher-end Pro. At least one of the models will allegedly sport dual speakers, and be compatible with Lightning cable headphones. 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 passenger lap in the Bugatti Chiron.
The Mark 39 (Mark XXXIX) suit made its debut when Tony ordered J.A.R.V.I.S. to initiate the "House Party Protocol" in Iron Man 3. It earned its nickname, "Starboost", for having the ability to travel into sub-orbital ranges and for venturing into space, as it could withstand the cold temperature and radiation in space. Wayne Berendhuysen from EHV Props decided to create a real-life version, and it uses gas particles and 10-watt floodlight LEDs to simulate the thruster effect. Continue reading for more fascinating images from around the web.
Eachine's E10C Mini Quadcopter Drone is perfect for beginners, and it's being offered for only $29.99, today only, originally $79.99. It features a 2.0-megapixel camera, a 6-axis flight control system with adjustable gyro sensitivity, an LED light for night flights, 3 speed modes, and even 360° rolling capability. Product page. Continue reading for an indoor video test and more information.