There's the Shock Bomb, and then the Pavlok Shock Clock wearable. Whether it be waking up in the morning, or trying to break a bad habit, this device will help you accomplish the task with force, or in other words, it vibrates first at a set time, beeps, and then shocks your wrist. It pairs to your phone via Bluetooth 4.0, and its vibration, beep, and electric stimulus can be triggered by Pavlok apps, the Chrome Extension, IFTTT, and other sensors/smart devices. Pavlok doesn't need to know your habit, users need to know their habit, and by administering the electric stimulus while doing an action - even if manually administered - the human brain creates a permanent Pavlovian association. Continue reading for two more hands-on videos and additional information.
Wander deep into the New York State woods in the dead of winter, and you may stumble upon the Hemmelig Rom - Norwegian for secret room. It may look menacing at first, but step inside, and you'll be greeted with a cozy wood-burning stove, floor-to-ceiling window, and more books than you'll be able to read in a winter. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Designer Stelios Mousarris used a combination of wood, steel and 3D printing technology to create this stealthy matte black "Wave City" coffee table inspired by Christopher Nolan's "Inception" film. Like its predecessor, this design features a city skyline that appears to fold back onto itself, resting on a sturdy steel frame to keep everything in place. Continue reading for more pictures. Click here for a few bonus behind-the-scenes of Inception images.
In case of zombie apocalypse (or nuclear war), you'd probably want to stay in some place remote, and these Skapet Mountain Lodges in Norway by KOKO Architects, are perfect. They are all equipped with solar panels, wood burning stoves, and gas heating to ensure a cozy stay no matter the season. On the inside, there are plenty of windows for natural light, a large living room, and an upstairs sleeping area. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a massive 1:2 scale remote-controlled jet disintegrating in mid-air.
This teen in South Africa probably wouldn't mind living down in the basement for good, thanks to Inhouse Architects. This space has been transformed from storage area into the ultimate urban 'man cave', complete with skate park, plenty of LED lights, and a surround sound home entertainment system. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The CREE Q5 400LM LED Torch is perfect for the zombie apocalypse (or any emergency), and it's being offered for only $3.19 shipped, today only, originally $9.99. This palm-sized device has a maximum brightness output of 400-Lumens, while focus can be adjusted simply by stretching the head portion, complete with adjustable focus, as well as support zooming in and zooming out. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
There's the Death Star Waffle Maker, Stormtrooper Waffle Maker, and now this BB-8 Waffle Maker. Measuring 5" across and 6 3/4" tall, its two non-stick cooking plates are modeled after BB-8's design, while red and green lights indicate when the gadget is on, preheated and ready for your tasty batter. Best of all, it only takes 3-5 minutes to cook up a nice hearty breakfast, slightly longer than Rey's insta-bread. Expect to pay $39.99, once it hits shelves next month. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a street luger hitting an insane 100mph.
Soon, you'll be able to rent the Rondolino Residence, situated on a dry 80-acre lakebed near Scotty's Junction in the Nevada desert, on Airbnb. Unlike other botique rentals, this one includes the use of an Audi R8 with a full tank of gas and no mileage restructions, during your stay. Other VIP amenities include: chauffeured transportation from Las Vegas McCarran International Airport, a personal chef, and evening entertainment. One caveat: only 7 three-day slots will be available in October, when the listings go live on September 18-24. Continue reading for a full video review of the 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus. Click here for bonus images of the Audi R8 V10 Plus "Selection 24h" edition.
This Scalable Solar Camping Lantern is fully collapsible and can also charge up your mobile devices, all for $4.49 with coupon code: 23N645TP, today only, originally $8.49. This collapsible lantern can either be charged via the sun or draw power from 3 AAA batteries. Simply plug your mobile devices into the integrated USB port, and you'll be ready to charge. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: 23N645TP during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for another video review and more information.