Julian Checkley, special effects art director at the Order 66 Creatures and Effects studio in Galway, Ireland, built a Batman suit, but unlike the others, his features 23 functional gadgets. They include: smoke bombs, a grapnel gun, bat tracker, UV lamp, NBC (nuclear, bacterial, chemical) bat respirator, 2000watt EMP stun gun, and of course, a bat signal projector for the night sky. The suit, which was 3D-printed, molded, and then cast in a flexible urethane rubber, is based on the Batman: Arkham Origins design. To ensure that things looked perfect, all of the parts were trimmed, detailed and painted, before being mounted on a specially designed under suit. 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 of a military-tough MacBook.
You've probably seen the pictures, but now a video shows what it's like to stay in a Floating Seahorse Villa located two miles off the coast of Dubai. Once the project is completed in 2018, there will be more than 125 floating villas that will cost at least a whopping $2.9-million each. The largest of these villas, each measuring 4,000 square feet, will have an underwater master bedroom suite, complete with a freestanding tub, heated mirrors, and even a guest room. The middle sea level deck offers an open-plan layout with a living room, dining room, kitchen, bathroom, and an exterior deck. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Efluky's Rechargeable Mini USB 3-Speed Fan is perfect to stay cool while working, and it's being offered for only $9 with coupon code: AJ4IYIM4, today only, originally $14.99. Simply connect the fan to a wall outlet, power bank, or even your computer, to charge it up. When fully charged, you can expect on average about 4-hours of continuous use on speed 2. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: AJ4IYIM4 during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for a video review and more information.
Normal firetrucks are adequate for most emergency situations, but when there are extreme fires, like the ones in California this summer, you'll probably want to fight them in a Bulldog 4x4. Sitting on massive 54" military-grade tires and a two inch chassis cage, this beast has 24" of ground clearance to traverse over any obstacle and a 2,000-gallon water foam carrying capacity. There are even built-in hoses located in the front bumper for extra fire-fighting power. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of Airlander 10, the world's largest aircraft, crashing into the ground.
Modeled after the world's fastest bird, the peregrine falcon, the BMW Typhoon aims to be the coolest-looking motorbike if nothine else. Its powerful turbocharged engine visible through the carbon fiber chassis, while the front end is clad in birdlike fairings to make the bike more aerodynamic. Continue reading for more pictures.
When a gold-colored smartphone just won't do, there's the Elite Guard. In addition to offering military-grade data encryption as well as a personal concierge, this handset boasts a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM, 200GB of internal storage, an AMOLED Quad-HD 5.5" display, USB Type-C connectivity, a 24-megapixel camera, and a beefy 5,000 mAh Li-Ion battery for extended use. Continue reading for more pictures.
Before today's Cayenne, there was the Porsche 597 Jagdwagen (German for "hunting car"), which was basically a light military vehicle, designed to compete with the likes of Jeep and Land-Rover. Power came from an induced air-cooled flat-four taken from the Porsche 356, located in the rear of the vehicle, producing 50-horsepower, mated to a 5-speed manual box with additional on-the-fly two/four wheel drive shifter. A total of 71 Porsche 597s were manufactured, between 1955 and 1958, 49 of which were built for the civilian market (chassis numbers starting from 597-000101). Continue reading for another video and more information.
Super fan and financier Marc Bell - managing partner of Marc Bell Capital and chairman of Terran Orbital - spent $1.5-million transforming his home theater room into the USS Enterprise. It all began when he was 10 years old, and stumbled upon a 24-hour Star Trek marathon on TV. Bell hired Jay Miller of Boca Raton-based Acoustic Innovations to work on the theater, and 4-years later, it was completed. It features D-Box controllers that manipulate hydraulics installed beneath the floorboards that let you feel the movies, a JBL Synthesis sound system, and a $35,000 Prima Cinema system for watching movies released the same day in theaters. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of
Mercedes-Benz's Viano Marco Polo looks like a normal van on the outside, but step inside, and you'll realize it's actually a mini home on wheels. Featuring a transverse bed, kitchenette set, safety assist technologies, and even a fully equipped bathroom. The rooftop tent enables friends to sleep comfortably when there's no more room in the main cabin. Continue reading for another video and more pictures.
Syma's X11C 2.4GHz RC Quadcopter is being offered in a Tenergy-exclusive Thunder Blue for only $23.99 with coupon code: TENERGY7, today only, originally $45.99. It features a 2.0-megapixel HD camera,
6-axis gyro direction stabilizer flight control system, 3D lock for more precise flying and 360° eversion, which lets you continuously roll the quadcopter in the air. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: TENERGY7 during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for a full hands-on review and test.