The design team of Aston Martin was involved with the Creator of Gran Turismo (popular driving stimulator franchise) to develop a breathtaking addition to its upcoming Gran Turismo®6 (GT6™). Using the same techniques in the development of a real Aston Martin, the team had to revolutionize the aerodynamics as a way of enhancing and support the car’s functionality in-game.
The Perfect Office - iM2, Countour+2, Arcadie and more
We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have?
This week we have a good selection of gadgets and equipments for your daily life, like the awesome "Take time!" timepiece. There's also some pretty handy add-ons to the iPhone, like the iM2 stereo mic, which will help you a lot if you're a journalist or is planning on recording any sounds soon. Anyways, check out our selection and don't forget to drop a comment and give us your suggestions. You may also suggest via twitter: @paulogabriel - I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. ;)
"Take time!" timepiece
The "Take time!" timepiece is designed by French designer Mathieu Lehanneur. The timepiece is made from silicone rubber strap, which allows one to attach the product to bags and belts as well as wrists. (at Like Cool)
Arcadie iPhone Gaming Unit
Authentic design, including 8-way joystick and A & B buttons; Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4,iPhone 4S & iPod Touch v3 onwards; Screen is in 4:3 ratio, making the Arcadie an almost perfect scale model. (at 7 Gadgets)
iM2 Stereo Microphone By Tascam
TASCAM’s iM2 turns the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch into a high-quality stereo recorder. A pair of condenser microphones – the same high quality as TASCAM’s best-selling DR-series recorders – plugs into the dock connector of your Apple device.The microphones are adjustable over 180 degrees for the best sound placement. The uni-directional elements are arranged in an AB pattern for detailed stereo imaging while capturing the ambience of your room.The iM2 contains its own microphone preamp and analog-to-digital converter for low noise and great audio quality. Unlike mics that use the built-in iPhone preamp, the iM2 can handle up to 125dB sound levels to capture the loudest concerts and instruments without distortion. (at The Gadget Flow)
Patriot Memory 32GB USB Flash Drive
The Patriot Memory Supersonic Rage XT is the perfect solution for those looking for both an ultra-portable form factor and the high performance transfer speeds of USB 3.0. Designed with a custom retractable USB housing, the Supersonic Rage XT provides a unique all-in-one slide to connect design for best in class protection from wear and tear. With read and write speeds of Up to 180MB/s and 50MB/s, the Patriot Memory Supersonic Rage XT features high quality NAND and IC controller for excellent performance when working with large file transfers. (at 7 Gadgets)
Not content with simply recording video of your adventures? The Contour+2 Camera has your back. In addition to 1080p video recording, it features built-in GPS for adding overlays with speed, elevation, and distance, Bluetooth for previewing your shot from your smarpthone, a locking instant on-record switch, slow-motion recording of 120 fps in 480p, and an included waterproof case. Creating compelling content? That's up to you. (at Uncrate)