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Tide | Surfing Forecast App

Tide is a new beautiful app for the Windows Phone, it displays the surf forecast information brilliantly. It simplifies the way of processing wave and tide data, getting rid of the usual and bar charts, and displaying an intuitive and more gestural way of exploring the waves. Tide  tells you how high the waves are, up-to-date temperature and a heart rating for the waves. It also tells you swell and wind direction, high and low tide times, and a summary of the conditions for the next days. You can browse the various surfing spots in various continents and add save your favorites. No word when this will be available for iOS or Android yet. watch the video
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Tide App from Martin Spurway on Vimeo.



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PHONEBLOKS

What would happen if cell phones could be upgraded easily by us, without having to replace them? This is the genius idea behind Dave Hakkens Phonebloks. Everyday we throw away millions of electronic devices, most of the times its only one of the components that causes the problem, the rest of the device works fine, but still gets thrown away. The brilliant Phonebloks is a customizable modular smartphone, made of blocks connected to the base, with the user choosing w...
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MOLESKINE SMART NOTEBOOK

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GRAMOPHONE IPOD STATION

In a playful nod to the past, Pottery Barn are selling this retro docking station, it features the flared brass horn of a turn-of-the-century gramophone. It measures 8.5" square by 14.5" high and is Crafted of maple veeners with a deep-espresso stain. It comes with an AC adaptor and a set of 5 universal docks....
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