Viral video master Casey Neistat shows how to turn any standard Apple Watch into the gold version, without spending $12,000+. It may not contain real 18K gold, but for those who just want the look, simply grab a can of gold Rustoleum spray paint that works on metal, masking tape and you'll be ready to transform that $399 sport version into something a little more eye catching. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a dancing eagle owl landing on someone's head.
The Apple I is an 8-bit home computer, one of the first highly successful mass-produced microcomputer products, designed primarily by Steve Wozniak, manufactured by Apple Computer and introduced in 1977. It is the first model in a series of computers which were produced until Apple IIe production ceased in November 1993. This is what it would look like in watch form. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and the instruction page on how to build your own.
Apple fanatics already know that the Apple Watch will officially become available for pre-order come this Friday, April 10th, at 12:01am PST, but apparently Florence Santrot of Metronews has already gotten their hands on one. The unboxing video you're about to see shows exactly what each Apple Watch will come with, including the strange-looking charger. Continue reading to see more.
Laser weapon extraordinaire Patrick Priebe has unveiled his latest project, a Bond-inspired laser watch. Featuring a rugged metal body, clear-coated carbon fiber face for durability, a salvaged LED watch module and the most important part, a 1500milliwatt laser. This powerful laser is capable of burning through a number of materials as you're about to see. It took him approximately 40-hours to build. Continue reading for the video and more information.
Andreessen Horowitz analyst Benedict Evans states that the $10,000-$17,000 Apple Watch exists because it's a form of marketing for Apple. It creates an air of luxury around the rest of the Apple Watch line, setting it apart from the others on the market. He says: "Apple retail is a self-funding marketing operation. So too, perhaps, is the gold watch. Apple might only sell a few tens of thousands, but what impression does it create around the $1,000 watch, or the $350 watch? After all, the luxury goods market is full of companies whose most visible products are extremely expensive, but whose revenue really comes from makeup, perfume and accessories." Continue reading to see College Humor's take.
Priced at $245K, Midnight Planetarium is one of the coolest time pieces you'll ever see. Created by Van Cleef & Arpels in partnership with Christiaan van der Klaauw, it features the 6 closest planets in our solar system accurately rotating around the Sun. This watch contains 396 individual parts and boasts planets that are represented by precious and semi-precious stones, ranging from red jasper to serpentine and turquoise. That's not all, a "lucky day" function uses the bezel to let owners to select any day of the year as the special day, and the Earth will fall underneath the painted star on the watch's crystal on that day every year. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos of today, including what bartenders really think about your Tinder dates.
The Apple Watch is set to ship in April, but developers are all hard at work in hopes of creating the next Flappy Bird, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. Eleks Labs has other things in mind, like an app that can be used to control the Tesla Model S. Some of the basic functions include displaying battery life, charging status, mileage left, temperature, and even if the doors are locked. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Moto 360 owners rejoice!. While there's big hype over the upcoming Apple Watch, Google's Android Wear has been alive and kicking for quite some time now. In addition to the plethora of health apps out for the smart watches, there are also quite a few games, including a Game Boy Color emulator. Programmer Corbin says: "This part introduces you to ADB and manually installing applications. This will not void your warranty on your watch, and this works with any Android Wear watch. This may seem long, but that's just because I've explained everything in great detail for beginner users." Read more here or continue reading to see five games you can play now.
You'd think a watch that costs $300,000 would at the very least have a hologram projection option, but not the Hublot MP-05 LaFerrari. Limited to just 50-units worldwide, this timepiece comes with a sapphire crystal face, shaped to be reminiscent of the car's outline, and a total of 637 components powering the movement of the watch. That's not all, the MP-05 features a 50-day power reserve, a world record for hand-wound Tourbillon wristwatches. Eleven series-coupled barrels, set in a spine formation down the center of the watch, work together to keep the watch turning for up to seven weeks at a time. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information.
This Japanese-inspired Iron Samurai Faceless LED Watch is currently being offered for only $5.98 shipped, today only, originally priced at $59.99. According to the manufacturer, this watch is: "A chilling blue Japanese inspired LED watch from an entropic tomorrow which gives its master below zero Kelvin supremacy by blurring the boundaries of how temporal intelligence (time) is shown." Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video and more information.
Faceless unique design.
LED display of current time.
Time & Date functions.
Top row displays hour - Bottom row displays minutes.