Flyboard: Iron Man Jet Pack

By | IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories Working

The personal jet pack has arrived. A new watersport, called flyboarding, allows you to fly around like Iron Man. To simplify the engineering physics, think of it as wearing boots with a fire hose attached to them. The combination of hand stabilizers and un-restricting ball bearing design make it possible to perform both in-air and […]

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Why Shrink Wrap A Cucumber

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Have you ever wondered why the cucumber is shrink wrapped? On the first look, does it appear to be unnecessary over-packaging? The book, Why Shrink Wrap A Cucumber: The Complete Guide to Environmental Packaging, investigates the issue and finds that a shrink wrapped cucumber lasts three times as long as an unwrapped cucumber. The extra plastic used […]

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Moleskine Evernote Smart Notebook

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Moleskine has collaborated with Evernote to create the bridge between hand-written and digital notes. With the Smart Notebook, you get the portability and the nice feeling of writing on paper, with all the benefits of making your notes digital. Using any smartphone or tablet device (iOs, Android, Windows, Blackberry), your notes can be stored digitally, and […]

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Revolights: Bike Light System On Wheels

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Smart LED lights programmed to detect your bike speed and blink according to the state of your bike: stationary, moving, or braking. The lights go on each of the front and rear wheels. Each arc of lights has 12 LED lamps that is powered by an usb-rechargeable lithium-ion battery. An accelerometer provides speed and orientation data, […]

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GiraDora: Foot-Powered Washer and Dryer

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Design students Alex Cabunoc & Ji A You of Art Center College of Design have created a device that is aimed at solving a problem that a large population faces on daily basis: how do you wash clothes without electricity or running water? Currently, an average laundry load could take 6 laborious hours: carry the water back (could […]

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Keybrid: Keyring Key

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Once in a while, you see something so simple, it actually makes you confused. Keybrid is a key with its own keyring. Other keys can be attached to it. However, it might get a little awkward if all your keys are from Keybrid, as it could potentially get bulky. Like this post? Follow us for […]

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XXXX Sofa Chair

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Designer Yuya Ushida has created a chair that can be expanded into a sofa. Made out of 8000 recycled bamboo chopsticks, the basic building block is a simple X structure. Over the course of 1 year, Ushida, with the help of his friends, hand made six XXXX Sofa chairs. Ushida wanted his furniture to save […]

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SOMA: Coconut Charcoal Water Filter

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SOMA has created a functional prototype of a water filter that could really be a lot better. The most innovative part is that the filter is 100% natural. The SOMA filter is composed of activated coconut shell carbon. This is a dramatic difference compared to most plastic resin filters used in the industry today. The body […]

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