This is Richard Howarth, Appleâ€™s newly appointed vice president of industrial design, and the man who has to fill Jony Ive’s (calf-leather) shoes. Ive has been promoted to chief design officer to do more “blue sky thinking,” leaving Howarth to… Read more ›
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Candide Thovex is having another one of those days in an aptly named new YouTube video, “One of those days 2.” The professional skier from France has released yet another amazing point of view of his extreme skiing, and in… Read more ›
In all the recent Batman games (Arkham City, Arkham Asylum, Arkham Origins), I’ve always thrilled to Bat-grapple my way to the roof tops, occasionally base-jumping down to glide kick some nasty thug just asking for that special brand of Bat… Read more ›
Mobile developer Vivid Games has dropped a new trailer for its forthcoming open world actionerÂ Godfire: Rise of Prometheus and — wow! If I wasn’t excited about getting my Greek mythological badass on prior to watching these tantalizing glimpses of what’s… Read more ›
If you’re like me, spending $ 60 on a game these days is rare. I may have too many game consoles connected to my television, and I may have way too many games on my Steam account, not to mention my… Read more ›
Every year at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, aÂ million and one business cards get handed out. Most end up in a desk drawer or, worse, the circular file. But last year one card stood out. This glass business card is made… Read more ›
Frogmind’s excellent BadlandÂ has just been updated — adding ten new levels to what was already a fantastic game. For those who haven’t played it before, Badland is well worth downloading. It’s a flapping game, but one that will cleanse your… Read more ›
ElementCase is now selling (for pre-order) the limited edition Sector 5 Black Ops iPhone 5 case for military and espionage types.
It features a non-glare anodized finish with super gripping edges, back and corner.
It comes with a “tactical holster” and a “non-glare privacy screen” and “Black Ops CNC machined amber RF inserts,” whatever the heck those are.
It’s not cheap, though. The SRP is $ 199.95, and it ships December 6.
Pelican made a name for itself making tough cases for the military, firemen and other hazardous sorts who generally place their delicate gadgets in harm’s way. Now they’ve taken their extreme-environment case technology and built four new backpacks around it â€” two of which have crushproof/waterproof compartments.
The four new ProGear Sport packs have user-unfriendly model numbers, so bear with me here: the laptop-carrying S100 Elite [Read More…]