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Project Ara | By Motorola

Remember the popular Phonebloks concept that went viral across the web recently? Well now phone manufacturer Mororola have teamed up with the Phonebloks creatorīs inspiring vision to make this concept become a reality! Named Project Ara, the idea is to develop a more sustainable and democratic smartphone, allowing the user to customize their phone according to their needs, adding modules such as a bigger storage block, a bigger battery block, more memory, bigger speaker and so on. You can also eventually upgrade any block without having to replace your phone. Watch the original Phonebloks video after the jump to get a better picture.



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BRIONVEGA ALGOL TV | BY MARCO ZANUSO | Image

BRIONVEGA ALGOL TV | BY MARCO ZANUSO

For those obsessed with retro stuff, here is one cool piece of gadgetry. The famous Brionvega Algol TV, designed by Richard Sapper and Marco Zanuso in the sixties has been updated to modern tastes. It is now available with a rubberised matte finish in military green.  ...
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ITREE | DOCKING STATION

This would just look perfect in a large open space living room! the iTree is a piece of art for audio-lovers. The iTree is a top-quality iPhone and iPod docking station made out of a simple tree trunk. KMKG Studio produces the iTree, it is made from a tree trunk that has been hollowed out to create a suspended HiFi sound system with optimum sound quality. Each iTree is unique, costumers get to choose the wood, the length and the built-in technology. ...
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PORSCHE 911 SOUNDBAR

Porsche Design have created a soundbar from the exhaust of a 911 GT3! They have taken the original rear silencer and twin exhaust from a 911 GT3, and converted it into an impressive 200-watt soundbar. It features a 2.1 virtual surround system, DTS TruSurround and Bluetooth connectivity for easy wireless audio transmission from your smartphone or tablet....
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