Sure, there have been auto enthusiasts who’ve created their own Cybertrucks, but this just might be the strangest Tesla Model 3 mod we’ve seen yet. Thanks to Mullin Manufacturing, YouTuber Michael of “lowlifeduramax” was able to equip the rear axle of his Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus with snow tracks, thus turning it into an electric snowmobile of sorts. Read more to see the fun that ensued.
Toshiba’s 43″ 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV includes the Fire TV experience built-in as well as a Voice Remote with Alexa, all for $229.99 shipped, today only, originally $330. This display is powered by a-quad-core CPU/Multi-core GPU for instant search results and fast and fluid responsiveness. Users will be able to connect easily with dual-band Wi-Fi, three HDMI inputs, and multiple input/output options. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video and additional information.
Samsung’s new Galaxy Z Flip features an aluminum frame, and a flexible hybrid glass coating for the display, or what the company calls “Ultra Thin Glass”. It’s currently the first foldable smartphone to use a glass display, while previous foldable phones such as the Motorola Razr and the Galaxy Fold have used plastic displays. However, all may not be as it seems, as JerryRigEverything puts this handset to the test. Read more to see just how rugged it really is.
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StarCraft fans rejoice! This unreleased military science fiction stealth-action video game previously under development by Blizzard Entertainment, but several delays in development caused the developers to move back the release date and the game has not yet materialized, that is until…today. Apparently, this leaked footage is from an Xbox dev kit and grabbed from a modded Xbox 360. Read more for the clip and additional information.
Robert Zemeckis says there will never be a Back to the Future 4, or at least during his lifetime, despite Christopher Lloyd wanting to reprise his role as time traveling scientist Dr. Emmett “Doc” Brown in the original trilogy. Thanks to deepfake technology and machine learning, we’re able to see what Tom Holland would look like as Marty Mcfly, originally played by actor Michael J. Fox, and Robert Downey Jr. as Emmett Brown. Read more for the video and additional information.
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Even though the BMW M5 Competition and M8 Competition are nearly identical on the power side of things, there are still obvious differences elsewhere. To start, the former is 33 pounds lighter and nearly $20,000 less. However, both are powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.4L DOHC 32-valve V8 engine generating 617 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque, mated to an 8-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic. Read more for the drag racing showdown by Carwow.
The 20201 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster has been officially unveiled, and it just might be the sleekest open-top model the automaker has made yet. It’s powered by the same twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine from the coupe producing 503 hp and 505 lb-ft of torque on tap, paired with an eight-speed ZF automatic transmission sending power to the rear wheels. The vehicle can hit 60 mph in 3.7 seconds, while topping out a 190 mph. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Sony’s X900F 75″ 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV includes Alexa compatibility, and can be picked up for $1,498 shipped, today only, originally $2,799.99. Featuring stunning clarity, high dynamic range (HDR) color, contrast / detail, and a full-array of local dimming technology that lets you enjoy a lifelike picture, enhanced contrast and remarkable brightness, all packed inside an incredibly slim design. The X1 Extreme Processor, 4K X-Reality PRO and X-tended Dynamic Range PRO 6X work toegther to offer superior brightness as well as a wide contrast range for a premium 4K television experience. Product page. Read more for a video review and additional information.
Microsoft has been known to create their own special Xbox One designs, but this time, they’ve teamed up with Nike for a console boasting a custom red finish, complete with the iconic Jordan elephant print and matching red Jumpman controller. The design was inspired by the new Air Jordan III Retro Unite sneaker, which is set for release during the NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago. Read more for an unboxing video and additional information.
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Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus resupply spacecraft has successfully launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia and is on its way to the International Space Station with approximately 7,500 pounds of science investigations as well as cargo after launching at 3:21 p.m. EST Saturday. The spacecraft launched with an automated command to initiate solar array deploy, which begins at 4:40 p.m., around 1 hour and 19 minutes after launch. Solar array deployment will take approximately 30 minutes. Read more for the launch stream video and additional information.