tech e blog

Flying Secrets

Planning a vacation sometime soon, or just love flying? Here are some interesting facts you should probably know. It's true, the headphones you get during flights are never new as old ones are just cleaned and then repackaged for the next trip. Or, that mobile electronics really won't bring down a place, as some airlines even allow you to use them during takeoff. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of something you'd never expect a tiny dog to do.

Continue Reading

Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo


Tattoo Spellcheck

Unless you plan on getting laser surgery immediately to remove a misspelled tattoo, we highly recommend you ask whoever is performing the procedure to run whatever phrase you're getting inked through spell / grammar check. This person probably wasn't smiling for long after figuring out just what went wrong. Continue reading for more bizarre, yet real, examples that will make you look twice.

Continue Reading


Monster Jellyfish

The lion's mane jellyfish (above) is the largest known species of jellyfish. Its range is confined to cold, boreal waters of the Arctic, northern Atlantic, and northern Pacific Oceans. Divers may also find them in to the south-western part of the Baltic Sea (where it cannot breed due to the low salinity). Similar jellyfish, which may be the same species, are known to inhabit seas near Australia and New Zealand. Continue reading for more.

Continue Reading


SWAT Team Gamer

How did Jordan Mathewson end up being detained by a SWAT team during a live streaming event? Well, a prank caller had told police he was a gunman who shot two colleagues and took hostages in the latest case of a worrying trend known as 'swatting'. Next things you know, dozens of armed officers surrounded his office in Littleton, Colorado, and screamed at him to hit the deck. Continue reading for a post-debacle interview video and more information.

Continue Reading


Poweradd USB Charger

Poweradd's 50W 6-Port USB Desktop Charger is currently being offered for only $21.99 with coupon code: 9EA35GZN, this weekend only, originally priced at $65.99. Takes too long to finish charging something? This desktop charger, with a total max output of 10A, ensures that all gadgets are charged as quickly as possible. Product page - make sure you enter coupon code: 9EA35GZN during checkout for the additional discount. Continue reading for more images and information.

Notable features:
  • Maximizes output power upto 50W / 10amps among 6 ports, charges your multiple devices at fully speed: 2 x 2.4A, 2 x 2.1A, 2 x 1A.

  • 100-240 volt input ideal for international travel and widely compatible with most 5V USB-charged devices like iPads, iPhones, Samsung tabs, smartphones, external batteries and so on.

  • Ergonomic, compact and portable design, much more space-saving and well-organized while charging your devices.

  • Fire-resistant and hardened plastic outer shell for durability, build-in premium circuitry and microchip ensure device safety.


[via Amazon]

Continue Reading


Classic Art Modern Technology

Photo credit: Kim Dong Kyu

What happens when you combine classic paintings with modern technology? These 5 mashups by artist Kim Dong Kyu of Korea. There's the "Girl With a Pearl Earring (and iPhone)", "Relax[-ing with Some Music]", "Balcony [Shots for Instagram]", and a couple more. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a pilot attempting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Continue Reading

Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo


Airstream Trailer

It looks like a classic 1954 Airstream Flying Cloud on the outside, but on the inside, everything has been transformed for a luxurious getaway by the team at Timeless Travel Trailers. You'll find plenty of natural hickory wood paneling / accents, along with aged oak flooring, copper sheet, and genuine leather to finish off the theme. The restoration also included a hand-polished exterior, as well as a new axle, brakes, running gear, suspension, wheels, tires, and coupler solidify the ride. Continue reading for more pictures.

Continue Reading


Iron Man Out of Costume

We all know that Robert Downey Jr. is the actor behind Iron Man, but some kids just don't understand why he isn't walking around in real-life with at least one iteration of the Mark suit on. That is just one of the many strange (yet funny) reasons why kids are crying - uploaded to the internet, thanks to their parents. Continue reading for more.

Continue Reading


Message in Bottle

Photo credit: Reddit

It may sound like something from a storybook or fairytale, but this touching tale is a real life experience that started along the shores of California. A Reddit user and friends were fishing when they came upon a glass bottle that had washed ashore. Inside, they found a laminated, sealed message, along with a photo and a note from a family who had recently suffered the loss of a beloved family member, Mel. Continue reading to see what the message said and what happened after.

Continue Reading


Mike Harrah 24-Cylinder

The Veyron may feature an 8.0-litre, quad-turbocharged, W16 cylinder engine that produces 1001hp, but Mike Harrah definitely has this beat. Continue reading for more pictures and information. He's the proud owner of one of of the biggest semi trucks you will ever see. It pushes over 3,400 hp and is held together with a 40 foot chassis, thanks to a dozen superchargers and 24 cylinders (two V12 engines) that could whet the appetite of any muscle / power / hyper car junkie. Continue reading for more pictures.

Continue Reading