Homeboy, A Simple Home Security System That Attaches Magnetically and Communicates Wirelessly

Homeboy

Homeboy is a simple new self-contained security system made up of wireless, rechargeable cameras with built-in alarms that attach to a home magnetically. The cameras communicate over a home wireless network, sending alerts to connected smartphones when a problem arises. The Homeboy is currently available for pre-order, and shipping is scheduled to begin on November 1st, 2014.

Homeboy

Homeboy

Homeboy

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A Look at the 20,000-Calorie Diet of a Professional Strongman

The latest episode of the Vice series FUEL takes a look at the eating habits of Robert “Obie” Oberst, a 400-pound professional strongman who consumes up to 20,000 calories a day to stay competitive.

I have six meals a day. If I don’t eat enough, my body gets shaky, I get headaches. My body is running at a point now where it’s used to having good fuel, so I cut that off and my body just revolts.

Obie has also shared his recipe for Strongman Pasta for those interested in bulking up.

Bluesmart, Carry-On Luggage With a Built-In Scale, Device Charger, and Smartphone-Controlled Lock

Bluesmart is a forthcoming piece of carry-on luggage produced by New York City-based company Bluesmart Technologies that connects to a smartphone for a number of “smart” features, including lock control and weight monitoring via a built-in scale. The roller bag also features a built-in device charger and a mileage tracker to let users know how far they’ve traveled. The company is currently seeking funding for the product on Indiegogo.

Bluesmart

Bluesmart

Bluesmart

Bluesmart

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