The need for speed and flight is in the blood of any pilot. Heck, we've already got a patron superhero for these guys—Iron Man!
The truth is, you're settling for second-best to any plane because XDubai has developed a working jetwing that'll leave you carving up the clouds in jaw-dropping stunts with the likes of jetmen Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet.
As if that viral Pokémon app hasn't already gotten enough love, it's now bringing together families! This tech-savvy 80-year-old grannie in New Jersey just downloaded the app on vacation with her grandkids. Now, the ENTIRE van's flicking pokéballs, pokéstops and trying to catch them all as the delighted driver records this heartwarming family moment.
A six-foot walking robot and an entourage of scientists is probably the LAST thing you'd expect to see on your daily walk. And it's not even science fiction!
The Massachusetts woman and her pet pooch who shot this grainy footage witnessed the latest real-life field test of Google-owned Boston Dynamics's Agile Anthropomorphic Robot, or, the Atlas. Until now this human-like robot has been quarantined to a safe (for the robot), easy-to-control laboratory environment.
Save this video, folks, it might be making history! View Now
Out with the old and in with the new!
Instead of spinning silly donuts barefoot on our gas-guzzling motorbikes like this first daring shirtless guy, your epic future could be soaring above traffic (and giving free haircuts) on the Scorpion hoverbike! Russian startup HoverSurf just publically tested this dazzling motorbike-drone mix and our anticipation is soaring. View Now
There's a special connection between humans and their machines. For some, it's their antique hot rod, others, a tractor, but for many in the French Navy, the Super Étendard strike fighter jet is their BFF.
But now, the Étendard is retiring after more than 40 years as a Navy workhorse and the generations of French military who flew and fixed her are saying goodbye in a moving tribute you can't miss. View Now
You probably have known someone whose life has been tragically changed in a burrito-related accident. Protect YOUR loved ones and be part of the change with this groundbreaking, doctor-approved burrito koozie from our favorite restaurant-rating app Yelp!
Just kidding! This entire hilarious infomercial parody is actually a part of a promotion drive for Yelp's new food delivery service EAT24. The first question on all of our minds is... where do we get OUR burrito koozie? View Now
We all dread the day we discover those telltale spiderweb cracks on our smartphone screens, but If these insane field tests can be trusted, you can FOREVER avoid that dreadful moment with the indestructible IN1 Nano Shield. View Now
Speeding down a mountain just inches from the ground, trees, and a VERY hard landing is the stuff of nightmares for some paragliders... but it's another normal day for daredevil Jamie Lee! View Now
Familiar with "branded content”? Those YouTube videos from our favorite channels featuring products from a certain car brand or another deodorant? In many ways, YouTubing (for successful channels) can be a full-time, successful business because companies will pay to put their products in your videos.
Old and bold Mr. Forthright is taking a brave stand against big business and those intrusive ads! A sponsored stand, of course.
Redo the carpet and buy that obscenely white couch! Spills are SO yesterday.
Thanks to ComedyShortsGamer and the Mighty Mug Go, we now have an alternative to nasty spilled drinks and stained furniture. Like, it's pretty stinking hard to tip over this cup. I'm sure you could tip it over if you really tried but that suction-cup-like bottom is insurance enough against any accidental spills. View Now
Everyone knows that one person who keeps their house OBSCENELY clean. (If you don't, maybe YOU'RE that person.)
Anyhow, whether you're a clean freak or otherwise, you're going to love the latest from PureWow. They've certainly delivered with this fantastically easy cleaning hack that'll keep your window blinds sparkling and not just move the dust around. View Now
Remember naps? How you HATED them as a kid but hated to MISS them as a teenager and young adult? Which proves that perspectives change as you age, and the same applies for our favorite childhood chore--lawn mowing!
This guy is demonstrating a riding lawn mower attachment that lets him drive even after he lost the use of his legs when he developed Multiple Sclerosis. Mobility and independence are easy to take for granted until you lose something like the use your legs to illness or disease. Thankfully, this tough differently-abled guy isn't calling it quits! View Now
Who says your birthday cake has to look more like a birthday bonfire each year? We've concluded at RightThisMinute that you've gotta act your age. One great way to channel that teenage energy (and wow your guests) is this lotus flower that blossoms beautifully as it burns. The flower will even serenade you with an adorable 16-bit "Happy Birthday" song any 14-year-old you know would adore. View Now
Crank the A/C and fire up the good ole' smartphone because in seconds, you'll be enjoying your Antarctic kayaking expedition surrounded by icebergs.
This epic experience would've been science fiction only a few years ago but thanks to 360° video and Virtual Reality tech, this expensive and lengthy expedition is accessible in the palm of your hand. Best of all, with VR tech YOU'RE in control and can enjoy this icy kayak tour anyway you like!
Computers have been making music since the age of disco. However, the Floppotron and its creative category of music composition take computer composition to an ENTIRELY new epic level.
This is no single computer program but actually an orchestra of dozens of computer hard drives linked to each other and calibrated as instruments to actually play music! Best yet, you can make your own music requests!
It's playing an old classic right now....Hawaii Five-O by the Ventures. View Now
We're ALL IN for this awesome Kickstarter campaign that'll level up your style AND music.
ZUNGLE has been talked about a lot in the tech world because of its street style and bone-conduction speakers that are built into a pair of sunglasses. Now, the big news is its incredible funding success . The original fundraising goal of $50,000 has been dwarfed by a massive $1,300,000 and growing outpouring of support.
Pre-order your glass now
You've probably seen the popular prank where people attach a really loud, REALLY scary train horn to their car and drive around and scare people. This particular video from our friends at Dynamic Duo TV has some great reactions but the moment it hits viral status is the moment Elliott and Robby blow the train horn point-blank while paying for their food in a fast-food drive-in.
Go girl! View Now
Dreamed of an interconnected world where it's possible to hit your knee on the coffee table and start your car in the garage? Well, tomorrow's finally today with the Knocki, the "smart" remote control that can literally program any surface to communicate with electronic devices.
This evolutionary next step in "smart tech" is completely crowd-funded. It's Kickstarter campaign is so successful that people around the world have invested 32 times more dollars than the Knocki's creators originally prepared for. View Now
We've all seen the painful videos where guys decide it's a great idea to attach fireworks to their bodies and set them off. Here at RightThisMinute we've seen SO many we can now predict which ones will end up in the hospital.
But yet, Roman Atwood pulls it off with his awesome Roman candle-launcher gauntlets in a singularly EPIC DIY backyard firework show.
Catch more of Roman's shenanigans. View Now
It costs a quarter year's pay but the JetSurf lets you CHASE down the perfect wave. The secret? The high-performance motor built into the board that lets you hit an unheard-of 30mph on the surf. Don't worry, you can control the speed with hand throttle tethered to the board.
This sleek test-drive video shows your new favorite beach toy in action in sunny Cancun.
The way she handles the board, it looks truly effortless!
Ever been so frustrated after getting locked out of your house that you imagined skipping the locksmith and just kicking the door in? Well, our solution might be a little less awesome but it's definitely cheaper! Thank our Russian friend Mr. Gear for this neat how-to guide for picking pesky locks.
It might be handy to have a screwdriver, lighter, and a bit of tin around, too.
If you're too cool for training wheels, this ultra-cool, ultra-weird next step in bicycle evolution from CARV Design IS the thing for you. And now you can see it for yourself at the must-attend San Fransisco Exploratorium's July 7th After Dark: BYOBeest, where this featured "beest" and other creations will gather. View Now
Let's be honest, along with cockroaches and twinkies, duct tape will probably outlive all of us.
But for the folks down at Demolition Ranch, duct tape's invincible rep only makes it more of a fair fight. It stands up well against a standard handgun round, but can this super-adhesive handle a .50BMG? (RightThisMinute does not recommend using duct tape as ballistic armor.) View Now
Taken-style human-trafficking rings aren't the only danger to look out for when you travel abroad. Sometimes the biggest, baddest criminals out there aren't after family... but your wallet. View Now
Everyone knows ice has always been one of the coolest superpowers or abilities, whether it's in the hands of ridiculously corny Mr. Freeze (Batman & Robin, 1997), the White Walkers in the Game of Thrones universe, or Ice Man in X-Men. For years, the closest most of us ever got to these god-like powers was making popsicles in the freezer.
NO LONGER. Now it's REAL, thanks to YouTube tech genius and tinkerer Colin Furze. View Now