Posts Tagged ‘bullet’
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 
HTC Smartphone Stops A Bullet
HTC Smartphone Stops A Bullet
HTC Smartphone Stops A Bullet

HTC Smartphone Stops A Bullet, Saves A Man’s Life

Who would have ever thought that a smartphone could be life saving...literally? A Florida gas attendant's life was saved by his HTC smartphone during a recent holdup by gunpoint in an Orlando suburb. A man looking to rob the ga...
 
Pictures
 
Bullet Cufflinks
Bullet Cufflinks
Bullet Cufflinks

9mm Bullet Cufflinks Are Shotgun Wedding Certified

There are no shortage of inventive cufflinks.  Some of the best I've seen are of the Star Wars ilk, but those are excessively expensive and might draw so much appeal due to their nostalgic quality.  Rising to the top of my list...
 
Offbeat
 
Man-shoots-himself
Man-shoots-himself
Man-shoots-himself

Man Shoots Himself in the Gut to Test Bullet Proof Vest (video)

[GR]bUacUmhI7U4[/GR] Taking a bullet to the gut takes some serious cojones.  Shooting yourself at point blank while wearing a bullet proof vest, though, is clearly an excercise in stupidity that quickly negates any potential pr...

 
Household
 
50-Caliber-Bullet-Bottle-Opener
50-Caliber-Bullet-Bottle-Opener
50-Caliber-Bullet-Bottle-Opener

50-cal Bullet Bottle Opener

At the end of the day a bottle opener is a bottle opener.  Some work better than others, some are metal, some are plastic, some are embedded into an iPhone case and some don't work on the first try.  That said, you can bet ther...
 
Videos
 
Bulletproof Clipboard
Bulletproof Clipboard
Bulletproof Clipboard

The Bulletproof Clipboard is No Joke (video)

Note taking has become a dangerous business, or so Thinkgeek would have you believe.  They're hocking a product called the Bulletproof Body Armor Clipboard.  While no description is probably needed, it's probably best we dive i...
 
Science
 
Bullet At 1000000 fps
Bullet At 1000000 fps
Bullet At 1000000 fps

Bullet Penetration At 1,000,000 Frames Per Second (video)

What's a bullet look like penetrating a variety of materials?  Cool.  What's a bullet look like penetrating a variety of materials slowed down to 1,000,000 frames per second?  Not safe for work.  Catch my drift? [GR]QfDoQwIAaXg...

 
Speakers
 
A-Box Speaker
A-Box Speaker
A-Box Speaker

A-Box: Ammo Box Turned High End Bullet Proof iPod Speaker System

We've definitely seen our fair share of tough computers, iPhone cases and more, but none have matched up to the A-Box.  It's an artillery box turned speaker system that works with any MP3 player sporting a 3.5mm headphone jack....
 
Autos
 
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buckey-bullet-2-hydrogen-car
buckey-bullet-2-hydrogen-car

Buckeye Bullet 2: The World’s Fastest Hydrogen Powered Vehicle

What at first glance appears to be a defunct fighter jet of some sort is in fact the fastest fuel cell vehicle on the planet.  The Buckeye Bullet 2 (it's older brother is electric and slightly faster) achieved a top speed of 30...