The Circuit Scribe Rollerball Pen ($30) is a Muted backed project. We put our money on projects that we believe take their industries to the next level. The Circuit Scribe is one of those projects. It allows you to instantly create electrical circuits with the ease of using a pen. Compared to their competitors this is the easiest, most convenient circuit pen available; there's no shaking, squeezing, toxicity, and you don't have to wait for it to dry. Simply draw your circuit. To make things even easier, they've even created a series of electronic components that snap directly to the drawn circuits as long as you have magnets behind them.Their basic kickstarter kit includes 2 LED boards, 2 coin batteries, a 2 pin board so you can add resistors,capacitors, switches and other components, a 9v battery connector, a BJT NPN Transistor, and jumper stickers.So whether you're a teacher, an artist, a kid or a life hacker the Circuit Scribe Rollerball Pen will make an incredible gift. Check out the video for more details after the break.(more…)
There are two actors many American men have aspired to over the years, one is Robert De Niro and the second, Al Pacino, the star of this movie. Scar Face ($10) tells the story of a Cuban immigrant in Miami whose greed outweighs his sense as he tries to take over a drugs cartel. Directed by Brian de Palma and with a supporting cast including Michelle Pfeiffer and Stephen Bauer, this is a movie that fully deserves to be in the iconic category. Even though it is now 31 years since its release, its great story and cast make it a movie that you'll never tire of watching.
The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book ($12) is a great collection of easy to fold designs for paper airplanes also has many innovative theories about flight itself, and includes the authors own Guinness World Record breaking plane. There are 16 tear out model planes to create to hone your skills, you never know, you could be the next to break a world record! This book was seen by millions on Conan, and the first person to break the current world record using John's plane will win $1,000! Our office floor currently looks like an airplane breakers yard, but boy are we having fun.
When you think MB&F couldn't possibly take their watches to another level they do just that. Their latest futuristic watch is the MB&F's HM6 Alien Nation ($500,000). They've actually turned one of their watches into a mothership complete with aliens.THE HM6 Alien Nation features a sapphire crystal which sits on a platinum case. The engine is made up of 496 components with 68 jewels. It has a Flying Tourbillion with retractable shield and provides up to 72 hours of power. The Alien Nation version of the HM6 comes with its own aliens in white gold and a case that utilizes MB&F's Ambient Glow Technology which gives the sapphire a blue glow.Now the sad news, besides the price. There were only four pieces made and rumor has it they've already been sold. Here's hoping they come out with a second run.
The Snooperscope ($99) lets you use your mobile device's screen to see in total darkness. It employs special optics and infrared lights so you can see any area covered by the light even though you only see total darkness with your eyes. The Snooperscope comes with a threaded and a magnet mount so you can use different mounts in different situations. Like in car, on a wall, or on your bike. It comes with iOS and Android Apps, and an on-board battery that provides up to 4 hours of use.
From Decorpro comes this amazing Ion constructed Fire Pit, the stunning column design is inspired by ancient ruin sites and brings to mind some long lost wonders of ancient civilizations. Constructed from eight separate solid steel pieces the Ion Fire Pit ($1009) would make a wondrous art piece and is ideal for a variety of other uses from rotisserie spits to marshmallow roasting. The fire will stay warm for hours and it’s ideal for adding a touch a of warmth and atmosphere to outdoor events. It will last a lifetime.