A Formula 1 pit stop in the 1950s took about a minute (this one was like 65 seconds). We can't even figure out how to get the spare tire out of our car, let alone on, in that amount of time. It's impressive, but nothing compared to a modern Formula 1 pit stop. Don't blink. You might miss it. [via Airows]
The solid walnut or maple Bushakan dock is billed as a dock and glasses stand. Run a charging cable through the back and out the front, plug in your phone, set down your glasses, and you're good to go. We love the simple functionality and the design, but we're more excited to throw a whole collection of pens in it ... continue reading
It's been dubbed the "world’s most comfortable" underwear, and priced at nearly half of its competitors ($16). After years of research and development and a "24 hour" stress test, MeUndies has created the perfect, contour fitting boxer brief that keeps its shape all day and never rides up. The first 500 Cool Material readers get 30% off orders larger than $75 when using code CM75. Not impressed? MeUndies offers a full refund and lets you even keep your first pair. Offer excludes packs and French Terry.
... check it out
It's not the '90s, we expect information the second we ask for it and we want the ability to connect with friends and family whenever we please. Call us high maintenance, but the modern world isn't planning on waiting. We move fast and expect our phones and our network to keep up. AT&T traveled the country and talked ... continue reading
This isn't a video about the guys who hang giant posters or put up billboards, these are the men and women who hand-paint the walls of New York City. Qualifications include: A high level of artistic skill, ability to brave the elements, and the complete lack of fear of heights.
1 Noam Griegst Photography - Noam Griegst (via Free York)
2 Outkast's Coachella Set - YouTube
3 Guy Wears a Different Band's T-Shirt for 1,000 Days - Laughing Squid
4 Is This Jamaican Soup Better Than Viagra? - Vice
5 Don Draper's Greatest Marketing Quotes - Inc
6 Breaking Down the Trees and Happy ... continue reading
There’s no reason to keep your small gadgets strewn all over your suitcase when you’re traveling. The Leather Gadget Bag can store a bunch of your handheld devices so you can stay organized in style. Handmade out of high-quality Napa leather, each bag is soft and pliable but strong enough to keep your gear protected. ... check it out
You might only know Jägermeister as the alcohol you drop in a glass of Red Bull when you’re out for the night in college, but the herbal digestif actually has a long and storied history. In fact, a lot of the Jägermeister tale is displayed right on the label. Here is a breakdown of what it all means. ... continue reading
For the next evolution of airplanes and fighter jets, Al Brady imagines us looking to animals for inspiration. Not just creatures today, but animals from the past as well. His pterodactyl jet will be featured in the upcoming film Is This Heaven, and here you can get a look at some of his other creations.
Stark Radiators. Optimus Prime Auto Transport. Hogwarts Cleaning Agency. TMNT Artistic Pizza. These are just a few of the business cards dreamed up for some of our favorite fictional entities by Invasione Creative (Italian Graphic designers Benedetto Papi and Edoardo Santamato). If these were real places, we'd patronize ... continue reading
Lifta doesn't come with hidden compartments, storage trays, or anything that will clutter the appearance of your clean workstation. What it does offer is a very basic, but very beautiful, way to lift your monitor to the proper ergonomic height while giving you a place to put your peripherals. It's simple, and you're ... continue reading
Everyone knows we lost a tremendous actor when Philip Seymour Hoffman died earlier this year, and the latest trailer for one of his final movies is further proof of that. God's Pocket is based on the 1963 novel by Pete Dexter where a man tries to cover-up the accidental death of his stepson. It hits theaters next ... continue reading
Upon first glance, the Artifox Desk looks like a simple work area that happens to be pretty sharp, but spend a minute with it and you'll realize all it actually has to offer. Besides its minimal good looks, the desk has a dry-erase surface on the side for note taking (grommet/eraser included), it sports both tablet ... continue reading
We don't consider ourselves anything more than human iPods when it comes to "DJing" parties, but that doesn't make the upcoming Midi Fighter Twister from DJ Tech Tools any less awesome. DJ Tech Tools built the entire project around community submitted designs and ended up with a MIDI controller with more knobs, buttons ... continue reading
Buying an electric vehicle of any sort that can only take you a handful of miles on a charge is fairly pointless. The Johammer J1 Electric Motorcycle delivers far more range for a slightly robust price tag. The bike sports a totally fresh look with just a bit of old-school Vespa charm, and can hit speeds of over 75 ... continue reading
Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Across America might be the coolest craft beer festival yet. They teamed up with twelve different breweries (Ninkasi, New Glarus, 3 Floyds, Oskar Blues, Russian River, Bell's, Cigar City, Allagash, Victory, Asheville Brewers Alliance, Ballast Point and Firestone Walker) to make twelve different ... continue reading