Ferrari Millenio by Marko Petrovic The Ferrari Millenio, as the name might allude, is a futuristic super-car concept that features a complex combination of materials and technologies that we can hope will become a serious reality before the end of the next millenium. The two-seater includes a buckypaper reinforced body that is stronger than steel and lighter than carbon fiber as well as dual electric engines that can be recharged via solar panels or through an inductive power transfer system. Designer: Marko Petrovic 25 clever ideas to make life easier - StumbleUpon Via: amy-newnostalgia.blogspot.com Why didn’t I think of that?! We guarantee you’ll be uttering those words more than once at these ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve everyday problems … some you never knew you had! (Above: hull strawberries easily using a straw). Via: apartmenttherapy.com Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes. Via: unplggd.com Remove crayon masterpieces from your TV or computer screen with WD40 (also works on walls). Via: athomewithrealfood.blogspot.com Stop cut apples browning in your child’s lunch box by securing with a rubber band. Via: marthastewart.com Overhaul your linen cupboard – store bedlinen sets inside one of their own pillowcases and there will be no more hunting through piles for a match. Via: realsimple.com Pump up the volume by placing your iPhone / iPod in a bowl – the concave shape amplifies the music. Via: savvyhousekeeping.com Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags. Via: iheartnaptime.net
Top 20 Best Of Best From Red Dot Concept Designs 2010 Top 20 Best Of Best From Red Dot Concept Designs 2010 Dot, dot, dot…The Red Dot Concept Design Awards 2010! Yes, the results are out and for many young-guns its time for jubilations! A high-profile presentation ceremony in Singapore, love and envy from your peers and acknowledgment from the best in the industry; that’s what Red Dot is all about! If you suffer from food allergies then its quite handy to have a tool like the A – Check. 19) Air Sphere by Miyazawa Tetsu & Ichimura Shigenori The Air Sphere gives traditional table fans a whole new meaning. 18) Bamboo Cell by Fanson Meng The Bamboo Cell mixes modern sensibilities of style and comfort with ethnic values like using bamboo. 17) Compliance by ENSCI – Les Ateliers & Audrey Richard-Laurent Compliance is a project the tries to bridge the apprehensions of a patient, his treatment process and the doctor’s diagnostics measures. 15) Depict by Jaeho Jang 14) E – Tomb by Huang Jianbo, Zhao Ting, Wang Yushan, Ran Xiangfei & Mo Ran My favorite!
Biz Café by Youri Hong, Moonhwan Park & Hyoshin Kim More Than a Cyber Café I’m embarrassed to admit it but I was one of the first people to criticize the concept of cyber cafés and even bet they wouldn’t last. To cut the story short, I had to swallow my words and I’m here to make amends. What we have here is the Biz Café – a concept targeted towards the jet-set workaholics who need gadget ready environments even while relaxing with a cup of coffee. Think about it, most restaurants and glitzy places in town have access to our social profile and instantly ping the world with a status update! So yes, in the future we will need a semi-office environment, even in cafés, so that we don’t lose out on work! Designers: Youri Hong, Moonhwan Park & Hyoshin Kim [SADI]
5 Freewriting Secrets for Being a &Genius& You've heard of freewriting, certainly. At its most basic, it's about forcing your internal editor to stay away while you splash your most raw and unusual thoughts onto the page. In Accidental Genius: Using Writing to Generate Your Best Ideas, Insights, and Content (2nd edition, revised & updated), Mark Levy tells how he uses freewriting, not only to loosen up his writing muscles, but to solve business problems of all kinds. Levy, author, writing teacher, and marketing strategist, shares a few "secrets" for making freewriting an indispensible tool: 5 Freewriting Tips 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Levy elaborates on each of those tips, and many more, using anecdotes from many realms. Copyright (c) 2010 by Susan K.
The Gadget Flow | Top Gadgets of the Web 5 Incredible Flexible Gadget Technologies We have seen the future of gadgets, and many of them will be flexible. Whether it be cell phones, like the Samsung Galaxy Skin (above), or laptops, there will be something for everyone. Continue reading to see five of the most incredible flexible gadget technologies. 5. Called the Flexbook, this computer by "Taiwan-based designer hao-chun huang, offers portable, multi-use computing within a single device. the concept was shortlisted from over 1000 designs in our recent designboom competition 'a life with future computing'." [Source] 4. alled the PaperPhone, this high-tech handset is unlike any other in that it features a bendable interface, thanks to an E-Ink display. [Source] 3. Called "Feno", this sleek and portable notebook computer comes equipped with a flexible OLED display, full-sized keypad and pop-out mouse, all packed into a foldable design. [Source] 2. That's right, MIT researchers have developed programmable material that can fold itself when electrical impulses are applied. 1.
50 Lessons I wish I had learned earlier | Family on Bikes - StumbleUpon Welcome to our blog! Here you'll find bits and pieces of wisdom learned from cycling 17,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina together as a family. Hope it inspires you to live your dream! My book about our journey, Changing Gears, is now released! Read a preview here Now that I’m old and gray (but not quite in my rocker yet!) You’re stronger than you think you are.Mistakes teach you important lessons. What lies before us and behind us are tiny matters when compared to what lies within us.Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.It’s not about getting a chance, it’s about taking a chance.If it were easy everyone would do it.Be vulnerable.A problem is a chance for you to learn.Regardless of the situation, life goes on. If you enjoyed these inspirational quotes and feel they would be beneficial for others, we would appreciate it if you would take a moment to share it with your friends via Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest or email. Interested in our journey?
Algunas inusuales e inútiles Apps En portada Infinitas son las APPS así como infinitas sus posibilidades y usos. Lo que si podemos tener muy claro es que cada una de ellas fue diseñada, pensada y programada con el altruista propósito de hacer la vida de los humanos mucho mas practica y sencilla... ¿Ó tal vez NO? Las aplicaciones sin duda hacen parte de nuestra cotidianidad y sus usos son tan diversos como podamos imaginar, se que no exagero cuando escribo que prácticamente hay una aplicación que satisface casi cualquier necesidad humana ¿no están tan seguros? Si lo nuestro son las comunidades, grupos y socializar, todo tipo de aplicaciones y redes son ya muy conocidos por todos: Facebook, G+,Twitter, Pinterest, Instragram, etc,etc,etc. Y hay mas, suponga que es un hermoso día de vacaciones y de repente siente la necesidad de tomar una fotografía del paisaje pero adicionalmente le gustaría que en su foto aparezca su ubicación, fecha y temperatura. Pero espere aún hay mas. ¿Ya las conocía?
Just When You Thought All the Good Ideas Were Taken 18 cool product ideas you never thought of, but would've made you a fortune...