Franklin Sports Shoot Again Basketball Hoop Set

(Already out of stock on Amazon,) this cool basketball hoop is the ideal gift for the child in your family (or, why not, the child in you. We know it says “for ages 7 and up”, but you’re in the “and up” category, so it’s fine.) Come spring, you’ll want to have your A game, and what better way to improve your hoop-shootin’ other than with an over-the-door basketball board and hoop with authentic announcer sounds, electronic scoring, time clock and an automatic ball … continue reading

$60 Buy

Friday Inspiration #3

inspiration 3 Friday Inspiration #3

We’re back with our weekly inspiration stuff for men! Watches, style, design, beauties, and much more in this week’s round-up. Summer is just around the corner, so the pool and beaches photos should get you dreaming. It’s a great time to start planning your summer escape. Inspire yourself and have a great weekend!

Keyring Sized Cellphone Charger

We’ve been fans of kickstarter projects since forever, and we especially like them when we find out about some amazing new inventions in the wacky world of gadgets that get our geeky senses tingling. Today we give to you – drum roll – the freakishly small phone charger! The Devotec Fuel Micro Charger is the smallest emergency phone charger, and its creators actually claim that it probably is the smallest phone device in the world. The project gained a lot … continue reading

$15 Buy

The V12 Engine Espresso Machine

Called “the most beautifully engineered espresso machine in the world” by its makers, this beauty is a clear tribute to the Grand Prix engines of the 90′s. Containing alloys such as titanium, magnesium and aluminium (just like the ones used in engines raced by people like Schumacher), the Espresso Veloce comes in V10 and V12 configurations and makes a mean Italian coffee. Its oil-filler doubles as a grappa reservoir, while the coffee is served through the exhaust tubes. If that’s … continue reading

Largest Aquarium In Northern Europe

The Blue Planet aquarium is now open for visitors! If you happen to find your way to Denmark, make sure to drop by the largest aquarium in Northern Europe. It’s located eight km outside of Copenhagen, in Oresund, currently housing over 20,000 fish and other aquatic animals within 53 aquariums. That makes a grand total of approximately 7 million liters of water. Since seawater is required for the cold salt water aquariums, the solution was simple: it is pumped in from the sea … continue reading

The Bomb-Proof Watch

Now we know what you’re thinking: why do I even need a bomb proof watch, if all it’s going to do is survive the explosion better than me? Why create something that is, ultimately, bound to survive its owner and therefore bring no overall satisfaction to him/her post-mortem? Well, it can also survive pressures up to 300 bar. That’s if you ever need to know exactly what time it is while roaming the ocean at a depth 3000 m. Not to worry though … continue reading

$2000 Buy

The World’s Smallest DSLR

Canon successfully managed to design the smallest and lightest DSLR yet, for photographers who want all the shebang but none of the weight professional equipment entails. Among its features, it has a newly-developed 18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, ISO 100-12800 (expandable to H: 25600) for stills and ISO-6400 (expandable to H: 12800) for videos and for shooting from bright to dim light, plus high performance DIGIC 5 Image Processor for incredible image quality and speed. The Touch Screen Wide 3.0-inch Clear … continue reading

$799 Buy

Stylish and Minimal Felt Case

(what should be their) Motto: Protect and organize! Designed by Cloud&Co for 11+, the Felt Case is a minimal approach to  the iPad/Macbook Air 11″/Galaxy Tablet case. Made out of polyester felt (the label material is made of polyurethane), it takes up little space but offers the same protection to your precious gadgets. Original and stylish, the cases are handmade, with various pockets for your cables and knick-knacks. The inside pocket can even be used as a mousepad!

$55 Buy