If you're not in the know, Paper is the award winning paper app by Fifty Three. The program gets the tech out of the way and allows artists and regular folks to use it as they would a regular pad of paper. The new Paper Book ($40) functionality in the app now lets you have your drawings and ideas printed on stunning, custom-printed books. The Moleskine journals match the 4:3 ratio of the iPad screen, and use Italian-made premium matte paper. From the app you just choose your the pages you want, choose a custom cover design or classic black, and order. In less than two weeks you'll have a beautifully printed book of your work.
The Hard Graft Ocean Collection ($101-$1215) is the latest offering from the much loved leather goods company. The collection is made from premium vegetable tanned Italian leather. Each and every hide used is hand stained by applying coloring made from tree bark and other products to create an amazing ocean blue color. The collection includes; Carry On Suitcase ($1215), Draw Ipad Case & Stand ($194), Draw iPhone Case & Stand ($116), Hand Camera Strap ($150), Passport Wallet ($100), Snap Wallet ($210), Travel Pack ($386)
So the question is - How hard is it for the average citizen to stop a mass shooting with a handgun? With the latest spate of mass shootings and terroristic acts, comes the usual rhetoric of politicians on both sides of the gun debate. One of the easier recognizable lines is "The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun."
That's where Comedy Central comes in. Working with the guys from A.L.E.R.T. (Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training) Jordan Klepper goes through eight hours of training to receive his permit to carry a concealed weapon. He is then put through active shooter scenarios to test the "Good Guy With A Gun Hypothesis". The video is both entertaining and informative.
If you long for the care-free times of your childhood then the Pixelkabinett Arcade Machine ($4100) might just be the key to reliving the good ole days. This exclusively handcrafted full size coin-op arcade machine has been inspired by retro gaming, classic Sci-Fi and old mixing machines. Made to your exact requirements with a Jammer Board of your choice, and of course the option to integrate a modern computer loaded with all your classics for a complete entertainment system that will make you the envy of all your mates! Limited to just 50 pieces you need to be quick.
OK, I know summer is just getting started, but you may want to take a look at Schott's Car Coat ($325) for when things start to cool down. If you're not familiar with Schott, they are an American icon. For over 100 years they've created beautifully crafted clothing, mainly geared towards the motorcycle community. Their Car Coat is a beautifully minimal coat made from Melton wool. It has a satin lining, with two inside and three outside pockets, and double zipper with button closure. The cut makes a nice fit for those with an athletic build, but it's roomy enough to allow for layers and sweaters.
Buggatti has released another of its special edition Veyrons that honor the men who have shaped the companies history. The Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse Jean Bugatti Edition ($3 MILLION) is the second in the series of six to be revealed. It was inspired by the Type 57SC Atlantic, the 'La Voiture Noire, which was a personal car of Bugatti eldest son Ettore Bugatti. This version will be capable of 1,184 horses, and 1,106 foot pounds of torque. You'll most likely pass out from the G's as this car will hit 62 mph is just 2.6 seconds. The grille and other exterior accents will be made from solid platinum. Only three will be made. Check out the interior after the break.(more…)