0

Your Cart is Empty

What We Learned This Week: 3D Scanners and Dan's 'Back To the Future Day' Hoax

by Ryan Ward October 22, 2015

Hiya,

We've been busy getting some of our Nighthawk wallets out to people this week so there's little time for adventure and discovery when you're covered in polyamide.

Polyamide is reeeeeaaalllll addictive

Except the adventures of being a coke baron. That never ends...

What we did find is that, despite the ludicrous setup cost, it's actually quite easy to build your own 3D scanner.

POW!

Cameras can't fight back

If you can afford to buy 64 digital cameras then this is well within your reach (I'm sure there's a boxing pun in there somewhere).

Meanwhile, most everyone will be aware that Back To The Future Day was upon us this week. And it seems that we really are getting a lot of the stuff from the film. Hoverboards courtesy of Lexus (not Mattel), tablet computers (I'm not linking that to anything), phones in glasses (not bothering with that either), 3d films for franchises that WILL. NOT. DIE.

But most importantly, we get to see Michael J. Fox try on a working pair of Nike MAG trainers:

 

A very small number will be available for auction Spring 2016, with all proceeds going to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

I suppose the strangest thing for me though is that my mate Dan over at Buzzfeed started the whole 'Back To The Future Day' hoax when he was working at Total Film. It's a small world (and Huddersfield is a small town, so, bound to happen, right?).

See you next Thursday,

Ry

 

 

Ryan Ward
Ryan Ward


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in News

Five Tips To Get More Out Of Your Fragrance
Five Tips To Get More Out Of Your Fragrance

by Ryan Ward February 22, 2018

Tired of your fragrance wearing out or going unnoticed? You've out in the effort to get all togged up, looking sharp but your perfume or cologne is falling flat. What to do? Check out our five tips to take your fragrance game from amateur to elite level.
Read More
SpotMini, Approved Style Upgrades & A House To Die In
SpotMini, Approved Style Upgrades & A House To Die In

by Ryan Ward February 15, 2018

Robots, avant garde architecture and deals abound in this week's blog. See Boston Dynamics master doors, upgrade your swag levels for less and gaze upon the Munch estate's alien looking new structure!
Read More
The Secret To Style For Fall 2018
The Secret To Style For Fall 2018

by Ryan Ward February 09, 2018

Looking for the key to style this coming autumn? Look no further, we've got you covered in this small, affordable and surprising way. Also, how to up your suit game!
Read More

Subscribe