This is the Original Friday Inspiration series - amazing things that we handpicked to inspire you to greatness. You have a full weekend ahead, so use it wisely and don’t waste your days of rest on resting!
You can welcome the summer of 2014 by trying out the hottest new extreme watersport to hit the oceans – flyboarding. And, let’s face it, who doesn’t want to rocket 45 feet out of the water or swim like a dolphin? We know we do. These boards are selling at an outrageous price, but to be perfectly honest, it’s a pretty fair trade – after all, you’ll temporarily possess Aquaman/Ironman powers. This ingeniously simple device latches on to a jet ski motor, then routes the water jet that comes out … continue reading
As the first ultra high definition 360º camera, the 360cam from GIROPTIC breaks through the limitation imposed by the classic frame and manages to record any given moment in a full-fledged, mind-blowing 360°. The ground-breaking design, innovative engineering and easy-to-use interface are all the elements needed to create the perfect video-making instrument that will be used and adored by generations of homemade videos to come. The camera has an unique, egg-like design, incorporating two important innovations: Three 185º fish-eye lenses with optical assembly that provide the industry’s … continue reading
If music is as important for you as it is for me, you’ll probably want to hear a thing or two about a new tech-related thingy which is aimed to please your ears and brings you a wonderful experience which implies listening to your favorite music on a whole new different level. Ladies and gentlemen, I’m talking about the Geek Wave, a portable music player that offers the highest audio resolution out there, for enabling you to enjoy your favorite … continue reading
Say hello to the first electronic display paper phone concept out there – the YotaPhone. What sets it apart from other such phones is its main feature: double 4.3 inch screens! These Russians sure know how to design to impress. The YotaPhone, estimated at a starting price of $700, has been much improved since the drawing board, with a more friendly interface and a less cumbersome navigation through the “paper” pages. And since the display is always on, you can see all your … continue reading
The Atlas fitness tracker identifies your individual exercises, counts your reps and sets, calculates the calories you burn, measures your heart rate and evaluates your form, all while giving live feedback and looking extremely badass on your wrist. Quantify your workout in the most precise way available, with this wearable device that measures your success – your only responsibility is to do your workout. The rest will be taken care of by the Atlas. Find out how each movement affects your … continue reading
What we see on a regular day while going to work or taking a walk can have a pretty strong influence over what we feel or think in those moments. A pretty common example for a better understanding of what I’m getting to: a sunny day is more beautiful than a rainy, gray one, and I’m not referring to anything else here except the colors that define each one of them. Colors are important. This is why I’m going to … continue reading
Gone are the days where the coolest way to cruise around town was on the back of a two-wheeler with a baseball card pegged to one of the front wheel spokes. To appropriate a quote from George Orwell, Two wheels bad, four wheels good! Check out these five excellent reasons to put down the bike and pick up the board. Before too long you’ll be ready to jump online, head to Z-Flex Skateboards, grab some top-notch skating gear and channel … continue reading