SolarGaps has unveiled new smart solar blinds that automatically track the sun throughout the day, adjusting themselves to the optimal angles for generating electricity. These can be installed on windows in your home, apartment, office, or just anywhere that gets plenty of sunshine. They can generate up to 100W-150W of renewable energy per 10-squre-feet of a window, which is enough to keep thirty LED light bulbs or three MacBooks running. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Photo credit: Fábio Martins
Designed by Fábio Martins, the Etiron is what a Bugatti Chiron-inspired nespresso capsule machine might look like. For those who don’t know how these types of machines work, they basically use hermetically sealed capsules that when pierced inside the machine, hot water is pumped under high pressure into injector holes, thus brewing the coffee inside. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
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Cliffside homes are nothing new, but how many are actually suspended right on the edge overlooking the ocean? Meet “The Air” cabin by Yakusha Design. The entire living space boasts transparent floor-to-ceiling windows that provide unobstructed views, while the interior has just enough space for the essentials, including a bed, kitchette, as well as a seating area for guests. Read more for additional pictures.
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Star Wars fans already know that the Millennium Falcon is primarily commanded by smuggler Han Solo, along with Chewbacca, but some of the younger generation may not be aware that the ship was previously owned by gambler con-artist Lando Calrissian. What that said, Alex Dodson decided to turn this fictional starship into one of the coolest fire pits we’ve seen. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Anker’s Bolder LC90 LED Flashlight Torch boasts a Cree LED XM-L2 chip that delivers 50000 hours of intense brightness, and you can get one for $21.99 shipped after clipping the on-page coupon, today only, originally $29.99. Its 900-lumen LED is powered by Anker’s advance technology to prevent it from over / undercharging, while preserving the battery’s lifespan. There is a handy zoom function, along with a full range of light modes in a rugged and compact body. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
EcoCapsule first unveiled their egg-shaped tiny house that can be transported anywhere in the world, and now, they’ve followed up with “The Space”. It may look similar, but this mini living space is priced at just $55,000 USD, which is a lot less than the $88,000 USD price tag on the original. Instead of a wind turbine, this model boasts a removable 200W solar panel array that stores energy in a battery and, if necessary, can also be hooked up to the grid at an RV camp. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Latvia-based design studio Zeltini, led by designer Aigars Lauzis, created Z-Triton, which combines tricycle, tiny home, and electric boat, into one. You can’t buy one yet, but the studio plans on renting out the vehicle by 2021. After you’re done cycling, the wheels fold up to let you safely take the vehicle from land to water. On land, the front resembles a tricycle, with a bike seat for the driver, but when in water, the back then becomes the boat’s stern. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.
The Magic Bullet Blender chops, mixes, blends, whips, grinds and is perfect for making summer smoothies, all for $29.99 shipped, today only, originally $49.99. Simply load your ingredients into the cup, twist on the blade, line up the tabs, place on the power base, and you’re ready to blend. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Anker’s Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 11S has been voted best in its class for many reasons, and it can be picked up for $159.99 shipped, today only, originally $229.99. Worried about noise? It cleans with the equivalent sound of a running microwave, and measures just 2.85-inches tall to clean under low-hanging furniture with ease. The 3-point cleaning system, BoostIQ technology, and up to 1300Pa of suction power ensure that your floors as well as carpets are clean as can be. Product page.
Amazon’s Echo Show 5 smart display fits on just about any desk, and you can get one for $49.99 shipped, today only, originally $89.99. You can use it to make hands-free video calls to the Alexa app or another Echo device with a screen, watch TV shows / movies / news / trailers, and even manage compatible smart home devices on the simple interactive display. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.