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    French artist Charles Pétillon has filled london’s 19th century covent garden market building with 100,000 giant white balloons. Named ‘Heartbeat’ , the work is pétillon’s first public art installation, and his first ever live work outside of his native country.  
    Pétillon elaborates, “The balloon invasions I create are metaphors, their goal is to change the way in which see the things we live alongside each day without really noticing them. With ‘Heartbeat’ I want to represent the market building as the beating heart of the area – connecting its past with the present day to re-examine its role at the heart of London’s life.”
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    A Korean company has designed candle project 'the Jacks'. Shaped like ears, antlers or brains, the candles slowly melt through the ceramic holder’s eyes to create a dripping/crying effect. They has started a Kickstarter to fund, clik here to purchase a candle or  to support the Kickstarter campaign.
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    This is a new Kickstarter campaign, Pocketbands 2.0,  the wristband with a hidden pocket.Pocketbands’ slim new 2.0 design offers a quick and stylish solution for stashing your keys, cash, and other small items. Made from a stretchy, 100% surgical-grade silicone that’s comfortable to wear. Pledges start at $10 for one Pocketband, or you can spring for a 3-pack with a pledge of $20.
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    The Lolo Lid is a stealth beer koozie that allows you to drink beer while out in public as it will make it look like you're just drinking coffee. It’s a special lid that holds on to a standard can of beer. You then have to attach it to a paper coffee cup to turn the whole thing into a beer-insulating Koozie that looks like a coffee cup.  And if you want your own, you’ll have to pledge $20.
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    Recycled Park is the proposal to retrieve plastic waste from the river the Nieuwe Maas in the Netherlands just before it reaches the North Sea. The plastics are recycled to give new value to the river. Floating platforms will be constructed from the plastics for a new green environment; a floating park.
    Sky Ladder a pyrotechnic artwork by Cai Guoqiang, an  art exhibition consisting of a 500-meter long fireworks system attached to a white balloon with 6,200 cubic meters of helium, lit up the sky in the small fishing village of Huiyu Island Harbour in Quanzhou, China.
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    The Helix is the first wearable with headphones on your wrist. It is designed to create a functional and simple cuff bracelet with a pair of bluetooth earphones hidden inside. This idea looks cool. It is up for funding on Kickstarter page here.
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    It’s called Solar Paper(on Kickstarter): 7.5 inches long, 3.5 wide, and .15 thin. There’s a .45-inch thick USB charging port at the top, which sticks out of your book like a bookmark that sucks in that precious sunlight. One of these panels weights 4.5 ounces and equals 2.5 watts, and you can connect more panels with magnets for more power. In good weather, two connected panels can fully juice an iPhone 6 in about two-and-a-half hours. You can use it to charge anything that connects with USB: GoPro, external batteries, Bluetooth speakers, digital cameras, and so on. Developed by solar company Yolk, the project’s raked in over $420,000, way past its modest $50K goal.
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    Industrial designer Roy Harpaz has created a vertical, egg-shaped record player called TOC. It works with a linear tracking system to capture the good old analog sound and of course allows for easy operation via remote control – but also via LED touch buttons on the front panel. Users can easily skip between tracks, thanks to a sensor that scans the tracks on each vinyl inserted.  Built with special spherical bearings, even warped records can now be played without any problem. 'TOC' is also comes with a built-in carbon fibers brush that captures dust thus stylus stays clean. It looks cool and sleek.
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    These funny portraits of cats dressed as their humans, by Swiss photographer Sebastian Magnani.
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    The TieFi, a clever Wi-Fi hotspot built into a necktie to force kids to close  to their father. A  Wi-Fi hotspot built into the tie that only extends about 10 feet from the wearer that brings the family closer.
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    Sixteen knives and one meat cleaver brought to life to perform the Bee Gee's hit 'Stayin’ Alive.'
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    The Ola is a  truly key-less, requiring only your thumb to unlock your door.   Coming in mortise lock or standard latch bolt configurations, the unit runs on four AA batteries with a backup, which can last for two years of use.  With  Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, you can schedule temporary keys for visitors or guests via a smartphone app;  Ola is funding on  Kickstarter, which is due to be shipped in March 2016.
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    The HidrateMe Smart Water Bottle  is a 24 oz. - 710 ml. made out of BPA free Tritan plastic. It's dishwasher safe. The sensor stick inside the bottle automatically tracks how much you drink throughout the day. A smart water bottle tracking your H2O intake via a smartphone app.
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    "The inspiration for this project was the Doof Warrior’s flamethrower guitar from Mad Max. Nothing says rock-n-roll more than actual fire entwined with your tunes! This guy was completely ridiculously over the top and I loved it! The the entire movie he only cared about one thing, playing his music and spraying his fire. Even when people were having fist fights literally on top of him, he just wanted his guitar back.  "
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    A programmed Motoman-MH24 industrial robot VS five time world record holder,  samurai master Machii Isao.
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    Professional nomad Foster Huntington is creating  a building treehouse project in Skamania County, Washington in the Columbia River Gorge. Their primary endeavor was a multi-platform tree house, but also included a skate bowl and a wood fired soaking tub as well. The Cinder Cone is Foster Huntington’s short film that documents this year-long process of building his dream home with this community of tight knit friends. Throughout the process, Huntington documented the construction in thousands of photos and sketches, which will be released as a part-instructional book on Kickstarter.
    "My name is Foster Huntington, you may have seen my projects The Burning House, the vanlife #tag or the photobook Home Is Where You Park it. Last spring, I started working on a treehouse and skate bowl in the Columbia Gorge with a group of friends. Inspired by the people and places I’d seen during my time on the road as well as childhood dream of building a Treehouse, we started planning in February.  After months of preparation, we started building in June and kept going through fall and into the winter. Friends old and new stopped by to work and stay on the property. Some of us worked as carpenters professionally, others learned on the go. Over the course of build, I took thousands of photos and kept sketches, models and notes from the design process.   "
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    Outties, a pair of jeans inspired by the filmBack to the Future Part II, is funding on Kickstarter .
    "Background: Marty and Doc travel Back to the Future and arrive less than five months from now on October 21st 2015. Somewhere between self-lacing shoes and hoverboards, Doc tells Marty to “pull out his pants pockets” because “in the future all the kids wear their pants inside out”.
     “Why is nobody making inside out pants?” inventor Ross O’Mullane asked himself while watching Back to the Future part II over the Christmas holidays. “It started as a joke” confesses the inventor “then I started researching it, and when I realised nobody was doing it, I started working on a design.” It took five months for Ross to bring the idea from brain wave to final prototype
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    Nineteen-year-old NYU students Szymon Pawica and Mikus Kannenieks have launched a project on Kickstarter touting the world’s first square travel mug.
    "Black stainless steel insulation keeps your drink hot or cold for hours.  The sealed twisting mechanism makes it leak-proof and the rounded inside allows for easy cleaning.  It is made of food-safe, BPA-free materials."
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    Paris-based entrepreneur Guillaume Rolland has invented the “SensorWake,” the world’s first scented alarm clock that will wake you up using smell instead of sound.  Currently it is funding on Kickstarter.
    "Choose from a wide assortment of scents, like coffee, croissants, the ocean, or even the smell of money. Setting your Sensorwake is as easy as setting your espresso machine, and changing out the scents is even faster. All this is brought to you by Guillaume Rolland, an 18-year-old French entrepreneur with a vision of making everyone wake up happy!
    Even Google recognizes SensorWake’s potential, awarding it as one of the top 15 inventions “that can change the world” at the 2014 Google Science Fair
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