Posts Tagged ‘helmets’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
1549_stormtrooper_helmet
1549_stormtrooper_helmet
1549_stormtrooper_helmet

Just In Time For Halloween, Here’s A Replica Stormtrooper Helmet

Ah, the Stormtrooper. One of the most iconic images in Star Wars, the Imperial Stormtrooper is simultaneously an awesome design and a reminder that cool armor can't make you a crack shot. And now, you can get their helmet! Look...
 
Travel
 
SkullyHelmets 1 HelmetDesign
SkullyHelmets 1 HelmetDesign
SkullyHelmets 1 HelmetDesign

The Skully Helmet Mixes Good Ideas And Bad Ones

Motorcycling is dangerous. Take a doctor to a bar and he'll pretty consistently refer to a Harley or a Kawasaki as a donorcycle, since motorcycle accidents tend to be a major source of transplant organs. So anything that reduce...
 
Bikes
 
LiveMap Motorcycle Helmet
LiveMap Motorcycle Helmet
LiveMap Motorcycle Helmet

LiveMap: A Helmet-Mounted Display For The Motorcyclist

It's pretty easy to get directions when you're driving. You can drag along somebody to help you with the map, you can put a GPS on the dash which will only put you at mild risk of an accident, or you can have your smartphone te...

 
Camera
 
Video Head Camera Helmet
Video Head Camera Helmet
Video Head Camera Helmet

Suck it GoPro: Video Head Camera Helmets Boast a Built-in HD Camera (video)

You worry about your kids.  It's a natural concern.  But all parents know that they'll have to fight tooth and nail to motivate them to wear protective gear when they're skateboarding.  And good luck citing the good old head in...
 
Movies
 
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cine-mask-bumblebee
cine-mask-bumblebee

“Transformers: Dark Of The Moon” Helmets Rock Built-in 3D Glasses, Cost Just $10

Looks like the big wigs over at Hasbro have the R&D monkeys working overtime.  Just before the release of "Transformers: Dark of the Moon", Hasbro will release the Autobot Cine-Mask 3D glasses for kids.  There will be two p...
 
Bikes
 
Tunebug Shake Portable Speaker - 3
Tunebug Shake Portable Speaker - 3
Tunebug Shake Portable Speaker - 3

Tunebug Shake Portable Speaker Review

Wearing headphones is without a doubt a calculated risk.  There is the potential for hearing loss, but more importantly not hearing or being aware of your surroundings, such as an out of control dump truck.  Add into the mix a ...

 
Wacky
 
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crashhelmetw
crashhelmetw

Bicycle Helmet Concept Stinks It Up For Your Safety

For all the good helmets do, they could be a lot better. If you spill a few times, you really don't have a good idea whether your helmet is still safe to use. To fix that, a team of researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for M...
 
Autos
 
reevu bike helmet
reevu bike helmet
reevu bike helmet

Reevu MSX1: The World’s First Rear View Motorcycle Helmet

While paramount to one's safety, motorcycle helmets can sometimes be inhibiting when it comes to obtaining a complete view of the road. Sure you can look over your shoulder, but that is both dangerous and challenging.  The Reev...
 
Speakers
 
Tunebug Shake
Tunebug Shake
Tunebug Shake

Tunebug Shake Coverts Any Helmet Into A Wireless Speaker, Biking Nirvana Hear I Come

We at least saw one surface speaker system last year, and it looked chintzy at best, oh and not to mention totally impractical - I just can't imagine using my table's surface to project sound. Anyway, a new and practical surfac...

 
GPS
 
GPS Helmet Ear Tugger
GPS Helmet Ear Tugger
GPS Helmet Ear Tugger

Experimental GPS Helmet Yanks Lobes In The Right Direction

GPS has come along way in the last 10 years, so it's really no surprise to see unorthodox products start to emerge around the technology.  Enter the GPS Navigation Helmet.  Instead of announcing your turn-by-turn directions, cl...
 
Science
 
blind-helmet
blind-helmet
blind-helmet

A Sight Seeing Helmet For The Blind

If you're blind, well then you're probably not reading this, but if you know someone who is blind then you might be familiar with the click and whistle system which helps the short on seeing to identify the location of objects,...
 
Sports
 
urbanize-helmet
urbanize-helmet
urbanize-helmet

Urbanize: The Future Of Bike Helmets

One thing is for sure about bike helmets: they're ugly.  Everyone that wears one feels like a total dork and makes note of it to friends and family in the hopes of them saying 'no, you don't look that bad'.  But ask no loner th...