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Archives for May 2009

Air-Trekkers Jumping Stilts

Let’s have some fun with some Air-Trekkers Jumping Stilts! What are Air-Trekkers? Originally invented and patented by German engineer Alexander Boeck, Air-Trekkers are a spring-loaded stilt that you safely strap onto each leg. Once strapped on, you stand 18" taller, with 3 foot long, space-age, carbon-fiber springs attached to your legs, ready to send you into orbit. By means of compression and deflection, similar to a trampoline, the spring accumulates, stores and returns the amount of energy you put into it. The harder you press down - the more energy you accumulate - the bigger the … [Read more...]

Protect the environment with the help of Eco mugs

This post is less about gadgets and more bout ecology and earth protection. Every day 4 million cups of coffee are served in Styrofoam or paper cups and end up in landfills across the US. Even paper cups may seem biodegradable, but the conventional coating on hot cups prevents them from even being compostable. Reports show that only 5 % of the plastic in the world is recycled, and styrofoam takes 200 years to decompose. It is the time to do something and stop the Styrofoam and paper cup use in your office. The eco mugs could be the solution for a better environment. What is Eco-Mug? It … [Read more...]

VW Golf and car games

If you like VW Golf and car games (virtual or real) you will be glad to know that ahead of the UK launch of the new Golf GTI on May 22, Volkswagen has constructed a Scalextric track on an epic scale inside a hangar to lend armchair enthusiasts the chance to race the new hot hatch online and against the clock. On GTI Project website you will be guided to the virtual workshops of the GTI Project and the track itself. Also you can play with the virtual Golf GTI on the track and if your best lap is under 40 seconds you can submit your name and email address and you will be entered into a draw … [Read more...]

Ecomarathon

Shell launched a competition called Ecomarathon (Eco-marathon). Ecomarathon is about driving technology innovation for improved energy efficiency. The Shell Eco-marathon challenges students around the world to design, build, and test vehicles that travel further using less energy. See this video for more details A little history The Shell Eco-marathon began in 1939 at a Shell research laboratory in the U.S. as a friendly wager between scientists to see who could get the most miles per gallon from their vehicles. From these humble origins, the organized competition for fuel economy evolved … [Read more...]

The new 2.9cm slimmest Samsung 40” with free Blu-Ray disc player

Samsung has released the ultra slim LCD TVs with 40” or 46” screen sizes and with a free Samsung BD-P4600 Blu-ray Disc Player. To see the models click here because I will present only the Samsung UE40B7020W LED HD Ready 1080p Digital Television, 40 Inch and BD-P4600 Blu-ray Disc player today. Samsung UE40B7020W LED HD Ready 1080p Digital Television, 40 Inch Key Features: Screen Size 40" Integrated Tuner: Analogue & Freeview Audio: SRS Trusurround HD 24p (Frames Per Second) Picture Resolution: 1920x1080 This gorgeous ultra slim 40” LCD TV is just 2.9cm … [Read more...]

The new 2.9cm slimmest Samsung 40” with free Blu-Ray disc player

Samsung has released the ultra slim LCD TVs with 40” or 46” screen sizes and with a free Samsung BD-P4600 Blu-ray Disc Player. To see the models click here because I will present only the Samsung UE40B7020W LED HD Ready 1080p Digital Television, 40 Inch and BD-P4600 Blu-ray Disc player today. Samsung UE40B7020W LED HD Ready 1080p Digital Television, 40 Inch Key Features: Screen Size 40" Integrated Tuner: Analogue & Freeview Audio: SRS Trusurround HD 24p (Frames Per Second) Picture Resolution: 1920x1080 This gorgeous ultra slim 40” LCD TV is just 2.9cm … [Read more...]

Create your world

Sony has a new website for the PSP enthusiasts where you can create your PSP world an win prizes. I have seen this in the New Exclusive PSP advert but for now I haven’t find what prizes will be offered. The site is still in beta phase but you can build your world by uploading photos from your computer or by using theirs. Here is the world I’ve created. … [Read more...]

Top 7 personalized gadgets for him

In today post I will show you my favorite personalized gadgets for him. Top 7 personalized gadgets for him 1. Engraved Hohner Harmonica   This is a cool gadget for a music fan who goes camping. Small enough to get it with you when you travel. Play the blues or even a little rock-n-roll on this genuine Hohner, personalized, engraved harmonica. Everyone will love the opportunity to make their own kind of music on this standard 10-hole (diatonic) harmonica, fashioned from high-polished stainless steel. This personalized gift arrives ready-to-play in an elegant black box. 2. … [Read more...]