We have seen the future of tactical combat technologies, and it includes DOGO, a 26-pound tank robot that boasts an integrated Glock 26 (Baby Glock) 9mm pistol that can fire 5-rounds in 2-seconds. To aim the weapon, an operator would simply use the "Point & Shoot" software interface. Just touch the aim point on the control unit's screen - 360° video provided by 6 cameras, and you're ready to fire. It's also capable of climbing stairs and comes equipped with a two-way audio communications system, just in case the enemy is willing to surrender. Fully charged, expect 2-hours of continuous use while chugging along at 2.5mph. 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 an incredible Star Wars battle filmed with drones.
There are thrilling roller coasters, and then Euthanasia, one designed to kill you, literally. The ride starts off as a slow climb up to more than 500-meters, and then once the 'fall' button is pressed, riders would plummet into the long steep plunge followed by the first 360° loop. In other words, where most riders would perish due to a G-force-induced loss of consciousness. If you happen to still be conscious, six more consecutive loops would definitely do you in. Continue reading for more fascinating images from around the web.
Microsoft's Xbox One 1TB Console with 5 games (Halo 5 Limited Edition / Forza Horizon 2 included), 2 wireless controllers and a $50 Amazon gift card is being offered for only $369 shipped, today only, originally $490.70. The Xbox One 1TB Console - 3 Games Bundle includes: 1TB hard drive console, full-game physical discs of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition and Rare Replay, digital download of Ori and the Blind Forest, newly updated Xbox One black wireless controller with a 3.5mm headset jack so you can plug in any headset, 14-day trial of Xbox Live Gold, AC Power Cable, and an HDMI Cable. Product page. Continue reading for a Halo 5 Limited Edition unboxing video and more information.
If you've always wanted to drive a dune buggy on the road, then the Zarooq Sand Racer should be on your shortlist. Priced from $100K, it's powered by a mid-mounted 3.5L V6 engine that produces up to 500-horsepower, mated to a paddle-controlled 6-speed automatic transmission, sending power to the rear wheels. Its 2,300-ound tube chassis is made from high-strength steel, while the body itself is entirely fiberglass. Fox shocks provide 12.4 inches of ground clearance, and A/C, along with racing suede-wrapped steering wheel, ensure a comfortable ride in all weather. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a stack of 100 CDs being crushed by a hydraulic press.
After ordering your food using a tablet, it arrives on a miniature train track where diners can watch as their order tackles two gravity defying loop-the-loops before dropping 8-meters down the tornado spiral to their table. Each diner will enjoy a full 360° dining experience at one of the 13 tables and will get to select from the brand new menu of family favorites. The Rollercoaster Restaurant in Alton Towers is the first Rollercoaster Restaurant in the UK. Continue reading for another video and more information.
While this may look like a scene from the Bond film Diamonds Are Forever, this is a real home designed by architect John Lautner, in Palm Springs. This 8,901-square-foot, five-bedroom estate features a circular living room, slotted concrete canopy and a glass dome that provides panoramic views of the valley. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Previously only available in the UK, the Ariel Nomad has now hit US soil, and it's crazier than ever. At just 1,430 pounds, this street legal, off-road buggy is powered a Honda-sourced 2.4L four cylinder engine that generates 230 horses and 220 lb-ft of torque, good for a 0-60 time of 3.4-seconds. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Armatix, the main company who is currently developing a smart-gun for sale in the US., has just released its .22-caliber iP1 handgun. This firearm only functions after its owner enters a 5-digit code into a special watch that comes with the weapon. This device then sends a wireless signal to a computer chip embedded inside the gun, allowing it to fire. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the fie most popular viral videos today, including one of an interesting shoelace life hack.
The Flexible EO Smart Connecting Car 2 is a tiny transforming vehicle that can actually change its shape by compressing itself by having its body panels overlap each other. All four of its independently-powered wheels can turn 90°, becoming perpendicular to the car's compact body, allowing you to drive sideways. Continue reading for a video of the first-generation model, and more information.
Kikkerland's CD06 Grenade Screwdriver Set may look cool, but probably not something you want to bring on travels, and it's being offered for only $10 shipped, today only. The manufacturer claims that it's really easy to use, simply pop the top off, undo the latch, open, insert the driver, and you're ready to work. Product page. Continue reading for another picture and more information.