It's not that big of a deal, but I have an older iMac and if I've previously removed a cable, and I have to plug in my iPhone or tablet to charge, I have to turn the thing around to reach the slots in the back. The Imacompanion Front USB ($25) takes the obvious and makes it a reality. It gives easy access to a front USB port while keeping the minimalist esthetic of the iMac intact. They've got a Kickstarter campaign going on right now so check them out.
If your hair is important to you, you'll want to use the best products that you can find. The Wheat Beer Shampoo by Frank Leder ($55) is one of those excellent products. Frank, a fashion designer by trade, started his Tradition project in 2012 which comprises small-batch, handcrafted, natural grooming products. The Wheat Beer Shampoo is made from natural, organic plants and herbs from recipes handed down from Austrian artisans. Playing off of the 'Tradition' label, the 250ml transparent bottle comes with a classic Bakelite screwcap and while the box has a vintage feel with its illustrations and print.
The guys over at Kahn Design have done it again with their Land Rover Defender SW 90 Chelsea Wide Track ($55,000) customization. Features include front and rear racing seats in black leather with Harris Tweed inserts, front grill with mesh stainless steel, twin crosshair exhaust system in stainless steel, crosshair military headlights, vented foot pedals in machined aluminum and much more. Vehicle is currently for sale in the UK. More pics after the break.(more…)
If you long for the care-free times of your childhood then the Pixelkabinett Arcade Machine ($4100) might just be the key to reliving the good ole days. This exclusively handcrafted full size coin-op arcade machine has been inspired by retro gaming, classic Sci-Fi and old mixing machines. Made to your exact requirements with a Jammer Board of your choice, and of course the option to integrate a modern computer loaded with all your classics for a complete entertainment system that will make you the envy of all your mates! Limited to just 50 pieces you need to be quick.
Turkish military vehicle manufacturer Otokar Otobus Karoseri Sanayi’s latest 4x4 armored vehicle is an impressive beast of a machine. The Otokar Cobra 4×4 Armored Vehicle ($TBA) is a vehicle designed to have superior mobility and impressive safety features. The optimized body angle of the Cobra’s hull is designed to provide ballistic protection, and it also features blackout lights, vision blocks, a thermal insulation kit and a variety of gun ports. It can safely hold a maximum of nine people and comes with an amphibious kit for underwater travel.[gallery type="rectangular" ids="23150,23149,23148,23139,23138"]