The Marshall Major White Headphones ($80) are made for those non-stop, all-day listening sessions. The Majors feature super soft ear cushions, a fully collapsible construction to travel anywhere, and a mic & remote on the cord. But they don't only look great the sound great. They utilize a 40mm moving coil dynamic speaker, that produces a frequency response of 20Hz-20kHz. Virtually covering the entire spectrum. So if you're thinking about spending $200 on a pair of Beats, I'd check these out first.
This car looks like it should be out on a track or running rallys with its brother from another mother the Subaru WRX Sti. When you look at it you fully expect the doors to be welded and a safety net hanging from the drivers side. But this is not a rally car or some rebuild from the '70s.It's the Nissan IDx Nismo Conecpt ($TBA). It's making its world premier at this years Tokyo Motor show and making quite an impression. The Nismo is powered by Nissan's 1.6L Turbo engine and features a manual shift a synchronized rev control and measures just 6 feet long. Here's one hoping that this car or at least some features make it to production.(more…)
Jessica Banks and Mihae Mukaida are the founders of RockPaperRobot. Jessica is a roboticist, and Mihae has a design background. Together they create beautiful analog and digital pieces. The Magnetic Wooden Float Table by RockPaperRobot ($10,000) is a great work of art and an example of great engineering at the same time. The table is a matrix of magnetized wooden cubes. Each cube is held in place by a system of steel cables while the magnets push against each other causing the cubes to float.(more…)
The Cadillac Elmiraj Concept ($TBA) is making its first public appearance at Monterey this week. Possibly an early look at the next generation of Cadillacs, the Elmiraj is just slightly bigger than a current CTS. But definitely isn't your dads CTS. The Elmiraj features a 500hp 4.5L Twin Turbo V8 and aggressive 22-inch wheels. The engine will get your 500 lb-ft of torque.
In recent years there has been a trend for producing the prequels to successful movies, think Star Wars for a prime example, and Prometheus ($13) follows this trend as it is the prequel to the Alien series of movies. An exploration team discover the origins of mankind on earth and their journey leads them to the furthest corners of the universe and a fearsome force that nobody knew existed. Thus follows an epic battle to save the human race. Directed by Ridley Scott and starring Naomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green and Michael Fassbender, this is a fascinating insight into what brought about the Alien series, as well as being a stand out movie in its own right.[button color="red" text="white" url="http://muted.com/100-top-movies-every-man-should-see/" window="_blank"]CHECK OUT THE COMPLETE LIST OF THE 100 TOP MOVIES EVERY MAN SHOULD SEE[/button]
This Classic Black EDC (everyday carry) not only looks great, but is practical. Each item has been chosen to be cost effective, durable, and functional with an element of style.EDC is probably the most important gear you'll ever buy. It's the stuff you carry with you at all times. It allows you to manage your life when you're away from home or work, and can help you get out of sticky situations.1. Watch: Seiko Dive Watch (SKA413) ($200) 2. Wallet: Makr Slim Flap Wallet ($100) 3. Key FOB: Condor Snap Shackle ($11) 4. Handkerchief: The Hill-Side Black Selvedge Pocket Square ($39) 5. Notebook: Leuchiturm 1917 Dots Pocket Notebook ($22) 6. Pen: Lamy 2000 Blackwood Ballpoint Pen ($84) 7. Knife: Spyderco C36GPSBK Military Lockback Knife ($167) 8. Light: 4Sevens MiniX 123 ($45)If your're proud of your EDC email us a list of the items with a description and we'll consider your kit for a write-up.