Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for 300: Rise of an Empire. Directed by Noam Murro. In theaters March 2014. "Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel Xerxes, and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster "300," this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield—on the sea—as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. "300: Rise of an Empire" pits Themistokles against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy."
The Soundbox record player is a simple hand-cranked turntable, crafted out of cardboard. "How It Works: A metal gramophone needle picks up sound from the record, which is channelled through flutes in the corrugated cardboard. The simple triangle shape of the design acts as a rudimentary speaker amplifying sound."
Inspired by the interaction between glass and the human hand. You can put the glass down, but it's not stable. Melodi Bozkurt and Erin Turkoglu, the creative duo behind Müzz Design, call their glass "Meld Wine."
Reading classics couldn't be easier. With the tiny USB (5×2.5 cm), you can now read no less than 3,000 classic books. Just plug it into your computer or laptop and start reading. Authers include Charles Dickens, Jane Austin, Oscar Wilde, etc. $30
The wooden storage units by Italian designer Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba for Seletti are animal-shaped storage units, called "Sending Animals". These ingenious storage units are perfect for the industrial, traditional, shabby chic or even modern homes. Shapes of cattle, pig and duck are available.
It is a 4.5mm thin portable battery for your phone. Gokuusu portable battery, a 4.5mm ultra-thin business card sized 1,000mAh lithium ion portable battery that has an in-built memory of 4GB for storage purpose. The connection is done through a retractable USB cable and a set of tiny adaptors for whatever phone you carry. Made from aluminum material, the battery charges-up in 3 hours time and provides an output of 5V, 600mA for charging up your gadgets. It will cost 2,980 Yen ($ 30).
HALO MINI is an illuminated collar for your pets, created by Vincent Pilot Ng. "BE SEEN, BE SAFE!" "What is HALO MINI? HALO MINI is an ULTRA HIGH QUALITY illuminated pet collar. LED pet collars have been on the market for years, however, most of them are made using cheap nylon materials with LEDs that are just as bad. We have re-designed and created an ultra high quality illuminating collar using our custom patented illumination system. Just like our HALO BELT, each HALO MINI is designed to illuminate in bright neon colors. The purpose of the HALO MINI is to keep our loved ones safe when outside at night… looking awesome is a bonus!"