If money is no object, why cut grass or shovel snow manually, when you could get Kobi to do it? That's right, this autonomous robot can not only keep your lawn mowed during the warmer months, including using weather forecasts to know when to cut and mulching the clippings to keep your yard healthy, but a separate modules enable it to clear both your yard and driveway of leaves, as well as snow. It's powered by near-silent brushless motors and runs off a lithium-ion battery, which lets it automatically return to its charging station when it's running low on power. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of Ghostbusters outtakes you probably haven't seen before.
Electron Wheel may not be the first manual to electric bike accessory, but it's definitely no slouch either. Simply remove the front wheel, install the Electron Wheel, and you're ready to ride, in 30-seconds or less. Thanks to its auto-monitoring technology, the electric output will adjust depending on incline of the hills, after communicating with the included pedal sensor. Continue reading for two hands-on videos and more information.
Without even getting into the games and accessories, Nintendo has plenty of opportunities to cash in on its upcoming Switch console, with limited edition bundles. First up, we have an NES-themed design, complete with button colors that match its classic counterpart, along with a vent-filled charging dock. Who knows? Nintendo may actually let customers design their own using a special configurator. Continue reading for more pictures.
For $1.5-million, you could either buy a new hypercar or a Colbalt Valkyrie-X Rose Gold private jet. It's built in California, and currently one of the fastest piston aircraft in the world, equipped with a 350-horsepower engine that propels it at speeds up to 230 mph, with a range of 1,150 land miles. The shell is made from carbon composite, with precision controls and solid stainless steel and aluminum alloys for the retractable landing gear, to keep things light. You also get hand-stitched cream leather seats and the largest one-piece canopy in the world for breathtaking panoramic views of the sky. Click here for the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing why you should never try to drive your car off a tow truck after it's been hooked in.
The Mercedes-Benz Zetros 6x6 luxury expedition vehicle lets you go anywhere, but with all the creature comforts of a 5-star hotel. Powered by a 7.2L in-line six-cylinder delivering 326-horsepower, but it boasts a marble floor bathroom with underfloor heating, sleeping areas, two flat panel displays, a satellite dish with high-speed internet, a Bose audio system, an on-board water system for drinking water, and a separate rear vehicle bay that can accommodate an ATV. Continue reading for five more cool facts about the Zetros lineup.
A new Ford Focus RS will set you back $35,500, while this 1985 Pontiac Fiero GT-based Ferrari F40 replica is priced at $34,888. Featuring metric gauges, 5-point harness restraints and metal foot pedals, and a Pontiac V6 engine, mated to the original 4-speed manual transmission. Continue reading for a video of a Ferrari F40 replica that just might fool you. Click here for a few bonus images of this wonky replica.
Josh Rossi, also known as Photoshop Dad, spent $1,500 on a hand-made leather costume, as well as props, to transform his daughter into Wonder Woman, and the results were stunning to say the least. He collaborated with Mcgrew's, a studio in Salt Lake City, to replicate Gal Gadot's suit, complete with sword. Since the actual Wonder Woman movie won't be released until May 7th, 2017, the team only had the trailer to work off of. Continue reading to see some before and after shots.
Eachine's E010 Mini UFO Quadcopter Drone fits in the palm of your hand, but it's definitely no slouch, and you can get one for $24.99, today only, originally $49.99. With its built-in positioning system, the drone can auto-locate the remote control - just press the return button, and it will fly back to the remote control's location. It's also capable of 360° 3D rolling tricks at the push of a button. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
Northrop Grumman's B-2 Spirit, also known as the Stealth Bomber, features low observable stealth technology designed for penetrating dense anti-aircraft defenses; it is a flying wing design with a crew of two. The bomber can deploy both conventional and thermonuclear weapons, such as eighty 500 lb (230 kg)-class (Mk 82) JDAM Global Positioning System-guided bombs, or sixteen 2,400 lb (1,100 kg) B83 nuclear bombs. Continue reading for more interesting facts about the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber. Click here for a few bonus images.
With all the new camera gear being released, it's easy to get lost in trying to keep up with the latest and greatest, rather than focusing on improving your techniques. Photographer Skyler Adams fell into that trap and decided to get back to her roots by purchasing a Canon Sure Shot camera and an expired roll of Fujifilm Superia 400 film for $1. "I wanted to challenge my gear acquisition syndrome, so I decided to shoot with a $1 camera for a month," said Adams. Continue reading to see a few more of the photographs she captured.