When approached to design an indoor pool to an existing Italian home Act Romegialli cut no corners and left no contemporary stone unturned. The Pool of Roccolo by act Romegialli ($NFS) is a hidden beauty. With its sunken design you truly feel like you've entered an oasis. Radiating with natural beauty thanks in part to the decorative artificial lake that lies out front. This exclusive pool house can only be reached by taking a short stroll from the house. Which further adds to the feeling of seclusion and privacy.
If you're looking for something that will give you an exhilarating ride, you're looking for the Polaris Slingshot Motorcycle ($24,000). Make no mistake this isn't a car it's a three-wheeled motorcycle. This bike is just inches off the road, and has an open cockpit that gives you a 360-degree view of your surroundings. Its low stance allows you to feel every inch of the road. The 2.4L DOHC ECOTEC engine paired with a 5-speed manual transmission will get you about 173 horses and 166 ft-lbs of torque at 4700 RPM. Top speed is 130 miles hours which should make for one hell of a Sunday drive.
The Anki Drive ($199) is a real world video racing game. It uses Artificial Intelligence and robotics to create a video game experience in the physical world. As you race you gain experience points which you can use to upgrade weapons and capabilities. The kit comes with a track that measures 3.5' x 8.5' and two cars. Up to four cars can play at once. You'll also need and iOS device to play and it does not currently work with Android devices. Anki Drive will be available for purchase on 10.23.13.
When you want a professional Segway, then Segway is quite literally the brand for you and their new Segway Mini-Pro ($999) exclusive to Amazon is a sure winner. Featuring 10.5-inch inflatable tires, an inbuilt security alarm and built using aircraft-grade magnesium alloys this is a device that practically screams high quality. It’s compact enough to travel around in your car with you and can reach a top speed of 10mph, and it travels up to 14 miles per charge. It’s due to be released on June the 29th and is priced at $999.
If you're looking for a pair of aviators this Summer, check out the Warby Parker Aviator Sunglasses - Jet Silver ($145). These aviators feature a medium-sized frame which is created from ion-plated Japanese titanium with custom acetate arms that create a durable lightweight silhouette. The sleek brow bar and bridge add that extra pop of style, while the polarized lenses provide superior glare reduction and UV protection. The glasses are also available in polished gold and as always with Warby, when you buy a pair they give a pair to charity.
Ricoh is about to release what could arguably be the best compact camera ever. The latest Ricoh GR ($TBA) has all the specs of DSLR in a small package. The large format APS-C CMOS sensor and 16.2 megapixels, offer high-sensitivity and wide dynamic range. You get high contrast resolution from the center of the image to the edge, backlighting resistance and excellent blurring effects. The GR Engine V for remarkable image processing, provides images as you see them with your own eyes and faithful color reproduction. With all these features its easy to see how the Ricoh GR will give you quality equivalent to a DSLR. The GR is expected some time in May with a retail price of about $1000.