This amazing photo of a city is actually a painted game map

When I first saw this my first thought was "wow, Shanghai is looking really crazy these days," thinking that it was a photo. Then I zoomed in and saw it was a painting. The author is a young French artist named Klaus Pillon—who says it is the world map for an incoming indie video game. His work is great. » 12/16/14 9:47pm 12/16/14 9:47pm

$100,000 Shower Makes Sure Your Most Valuable Body Parts are Clean

This right here is a $100,000 shower. It costs way more than your shower. What do you get for such a ridiculous price? How about 18 showerheads? Judging by the photo, most of them are all around you, but one powerful showerhead looks to be a, well, undercarriage cleaner, just in case you like having a fire hose shot… » 3/06/08 12:00pm 3/06/08 12:00pm

NEC Tag Cellphone Concept: Malleable Smart Rubber

The cellphone as we know it has pretty much hit a plateau as far as designed is concerned (you've got candybars, sliders and flip phones and that's about it) so that's why it's refreshing to see this concept cellphone from NEC. Dubbed the tag, the cellphone is made of a malleable rubber that "remembers" what shape… » 11/29/06 9:19am 11/29/06 9:19am