AUKEY’s 20,000Mah Wireless Charging Power Bank doubles as a smartphone stand, and you can get one for $36.33 shipped after clipping the on-page 10% off coupon and entering coupon code: M2HFBAC9, today only, originally $45.99. You’ll be able to charge Qi-compatible devices at up to 10W without connecting a cable, while the foldable stand provides stable hands-free phone viewing. When you charge something with the Power Delivery 3.0 output and Quick Charge 3.0 output, they combine to deliver an optimized charge to your devices at up to 18W. Product page – be sure to clip the 10% off coupon and enter coupon code: M2HFBAC9 during final checkout to receive the additional discount.
Yes, it’s been over 30-years since the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, a 16-bit home video game console, was launched. Many gamers still consider this one of the greatest modern consoles of all-time, as not only was the SNES a technologically achievement, but Nintendo used enhancement chips integrated into game cartridges to be competitive far into the next generation. Elago pays tribute with the T4 case for the Apple TV. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Even in museums, guests aren’t typically allowed to get too close to paintings, especially famous ones, like Vermeer’s “Girl with a Pearl Earring”. Hirox Europe, a company specializing in high resolution 3D scans, decided to use their 3D digital microscope to create an interactive 10-billion pixel panorama image of this famed artwork. Simply put, it consists of 9,000 images that were stitched together to produce the final image. Read more for a video, additional pictures and a link to explore yourself.
Ever wonder how some LEGO sets come about? If so, many start out as LEGO Ideas, an online contest of sorts that lets fans vote on custom-built sets. If a particular set gets enough votes, LEGO will consider making it a real one, and “Metroid: Samus Aran’s Gunship” by L-DI-EGO, is one of the latest submissions to get some attention. Consisting of a total of 1,1590-pieces, it’s modeled after the bounty hunter’s iconic vessel and has many extras to go along with it. Read more for additional pictures and information.
We have seen the future of tractors, and it’s the STEYR Konzept. Unlike other tractors, this one takes a serial hybrid approach whereby a compact 4.5-liter 4-cylinder unit, works at optimal speed as an energy generator, charging batteries. Why is that significant? Well, the engine is disconnected from the wheels, and traction is provided by four independent electric motors directly installed in the wheel hubs. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.
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There are countless million dollar homes in Los Angeles, and then “The One,” a mega mansion that has been under construction for 8-years. It’s now complete and the current owners want to sell it for a whopping $340-million. Designed by architect Paul McClean and interior designer Kathryn Rotond, it spans 105,000-square-feet and features 21 bedrooms, 42 bathrooms, a 30-car garage, a 400-foot jogging track, a 4-lane bowling alley, and lots more. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Anyone who follows the supercar scene on social media has probably heard of real estate mogul Manny Khoshbin and seen his massive supercar collection. Where does he store all these expensive vehicles? In a custom garage of course, complete with sci-fi tunnel. Whether it be a one-off Hermes Bugatti Chiron, McLaren P1, Pagani Huayra, Koenigsegg Agera RS, or Porsche 935, he has amassed a collection that is allegedly valued upwards of $30-million. Read more for a tour of his incredible collection.
The TCL 10L Smartphone looks like a premium device, but without the high price tag, as you can get one for $199.99 shipped after clipping the on-page $50 off coupon, today only, originally $249.99. In addition to the 6.53” FHD+ Dotch LCD display, powered by NXTVISION, you get an AI quad rear camera system that includes a 48MP (high-res) sensor, 8MP super-wide, 2MP macro, and 2MP depth. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
If you spend too much time using a smartphone, Companion might be a distraction-free device to consider. Created by designer Joseph Burrell, this minimalist smartphone is designed to provide users with information about their physical environment while also helping to promote healthier habits. It’s constructed from a bioplastic that can easily be manufactured as well as disassembled, thus creating a closed loop system where the material can be recycled several times without ever ending up in a landfill. Read more for additional pictures.
Many are used to seeing amazing LEGO creations, but Tyler Bower wanted to show just what is possible with K’NEX and your imagination. So, he built a functional 7.5-foot-tall pinball machine with automatic scoring. How does it recreate the pinball experience? It utilizes three motors, a corded power drill for all 10 chain lifts, a secondary motor to power the moving ramp / multiball door / mini door / spinner, and then a third motor to open / close the blue trapdoor when activated. Read more for a video of it in-action and additional information.