Category: Outdoors

Puma BeatBot robot wants to create invincible runners like Usain Bolt

Puma Beatbot Robot

Usain Bolt is currently the fastest runner on the planet and Puma wants to turn every aspiring runner into a champion. That is a dream practically impossible, but at-least Puma is giving it a try. With able help from a team of MIT engineering graduates and advertising agency J. Walter Thompson, Puma has developed BeatBot, a robot which motivates racers to increase their pace. Obviously, to make it known to the world, Puma has roped in Usain Bolt as the man to promote this one of a kind robotic rig.
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Whipper – World’s first climbing performance tracker cum smart coach

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Whipper is being claimed as the world’s first device that not only records your climbing performance, but also works as a coach to improve your climbing skills. It’s a small clip on device that comes with an accompanying smartphone app. As a climber clips on this small device to his waist, it begins to track the climb, location of climb, and way of climbing. After you are done climbing, all the date can be synced to mobile app to get feedback on your performance including other information, like date and time, location and name, grade, vertical feet, incline, time spent on wall, calories burnt, pace, efforts etc. Read More…

Rolls-Royce rolls out exclusive $45,854 matching Wraith Luggage Collection

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For Rolls-Royce owners, the brand has designed special luggage set, Wraith Luggage Collection, consisting of six pieces including two Grand Tourer valises, three Long Weekend bags and a Garment Carrier. The set was designed by Rolls-Royce’s Bespoke Design Studio to complement the cars. This plush luggage set will be available only with Rolls-Royce dealers, emphasizing its luxury credentials. Guess what? It cost more than an entry level car – to be precise USD $45, 854. The price goes higher if client wants it to be customized to match with the flowing line and look of their car. Read More…

Ferrari Theme Park coming to North America

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Good news for Ferrari fans has just come in as Bloomberg has hinted that the automaker has plans to make a theme park in North America. This is not the first time that Ferrari has ventured out of its automotive domain and licensed theme parks with the brand name. In 2012 they opened their first ever theme park in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi and another one is under construction in PortAventura Resort, Spain. Yet another one is being announced in mainland China’s primary city, and it is going to be built in partnership with Beijing Automotive Group, a Chinese state-run automaker.
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Some tips and essential gadget survival guide

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It’s 2016 and yet life is still full of first world problems that you just can’t help but let bother you. However, fortunately for you we’ve produced a life hack guide that may just make things that little bit easier for you. Unlike any other list of smart tips and things you didn’t know before, this one obviously includes gadgets because we like things geeky.

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Raven’s 12V wearable heated sleeping bag liner cum gadget charger

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Utah-based startup Raven is offering wearable heated sleeping bag liners for outdoor activities like camping or trekking in cold regions. It promises keeping you warm in any sort of cold conditions and would eliminate uncomfortable feet and bodies while you are out there, having fun at your camping trip. Read More…

King of all power banks is here – 120,600mAh monster for extended adventure trips

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We live in a world dominated by power hungry gadgets that need frequent charging. To satisfy that lust, versatile power banks do a good job. With time the size and capacity of your average battery bank is improving and that is good news. While we are talking about charging your gadgets on the go, this heavyweight power bank stands out in the crowd. Anker PowerHouse is an abundant resource for your devices like smartphone, laptop, lamp or even a mini-fridge. As the name suggests, this power bank has a mind-blowing capacity of 120,600mAh which is enough to charge your phone 40 times or laptop 15 times over.
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Hoverboard getting too dangerous? Time to convert it into a HoverSeat

HoverCart hoverboard attachment for safe personal commuting

Hoverboards have become a bit of scare crow in the last few months owing to numerous reports of these personal commuters setting on fire. So, the best way to stay safe is to stay away from a Hoverboard for good. That is how most of the people perceive the situation. But guys over at BoatsToGo have a different idea to safely ride a hovercraft while adding to its utility. This is HoverSeat personal commuter which is more like a go-kart minus the steering wheel. The Florida-based firm has come up with the idea of attaching a set of rear wheels to the Hoverboard with chassis support for it to carry the weight of a full grown human in a sitting position.
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Rollercoaster and VR headset create a thrilling ride into the future

New Revolution Virtual Reality Roller Coaster

To get the ultimate adrenaline rush one inevitably turns to a rollercoaster ride, and more often than not we all come home satisfied. Taking your average rollercoaster to the next level is the New Revolution Virtual Reality Coaster at the Dare Devil Dive in North America by Six Flags Magic Mountain. The rollercoaster in collaboration with Samsung Gear VR and Oculus allows the rider to enter a completely different virtual world which perfectly syncs with the movement on course. The scene is set in the near future where you are a trained soldier riding a fighter aircraft as co-pilot, taking on the invading alien force putting Earth in harm’s way. Basically you are a new recruit in ‘The Patriots’ an elite fighter squadron.
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Every bicycle rider should get this Reflective Bag & Backpack

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Bicycle riders are the most vulnerable when it comes to road accidents, especially in the dark hours. This can be attributed to poor visibility of the rider, lack of attention of other motorists or both. Along with the other bicycle accessories that help you keep safe on road, this backpack will ensure you are visible from a considerable distance. Reflective Bag & Backpack by Bookman developed in collaboration with Notabag is made from highly visible polyester material for urban commuters who like to use bike as their mode of transportation.
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