Monday, August 25, 2014

Virtual Assistant Showdown: Google Now vs. Siri vs. Cortana (video)


Having a virtual assistant on your phone and in your pocket is a common thing now... The top big players in the smartphone market has one. Android has Google Now, Apple has Siri and Microsoft has Cortana. Below are videos by PhoneBuff highlighting 50 things each one can do... informative and funny.
-Check 'em out below:  

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Hilarious Compilation of Ice Bucket Challenge FAILS... (video)


If you've been on the internet or know anything about raising awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), then your probably aware of the phenom of celebrities and regular folk donating money to the organization and/or dumping ice cold water on their heads...

There are however, people that have decent intentions, but FAIL horribly.
Check out a video compilation of these unfortunate people below:  

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Music Icons Recreated Using CDs (7pics)


What the hell are CDs...?? 
Anyways, an ad agency in called TBWA Italy used 6,500 CDs to recreate iconic music icons such as Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix and more...
-Check them out below:  

Harvard Unleashes Swarm of Tiny Robots (video)


Harvard University scientists have developed a thousand tiny robots that, like swarming bees or army ants, can work together in vast numbers without guiding central intelligence, in the largest team so far of self-organizing mobile robots.
-Check 'em out in action below: 

Monday, August 18, 2014

Early Renaissance Paintings + Animated GIF + Weirdness = WTF!?


HAPPY MONDAY...!!

When you have a moment, check out the site Scorpion Dagger. Artist James Kerr, cleverly and weirdly... takes early renaissance paintings, adds his creative 'flare' and transforms them into animated GIFs.
-Check some of them out below:

Monday, August 11, 2014

If Disney Movie Posters Were Honest (19pics)


Below are 19 Disney movie posters being honest and telling it how it really is... perfect!
-Check 'em all out below:  

Sunday, August 10, 2014

VOTD: 40 Rare Celebrity Audition Tapes (video)


Perhaps you've already seen this video floating around the interwebs... either way, it's worth another look. Below is a rare video compilation of 40 celebrities auditioning for their respective 'break-out' role. Included are Natalie Portman, Hugh Jackman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Scarlet Johansson and more.
-Watch it below: 

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Admit it... You Want To Play! Life-Sized Foosball Table (video)


Try not to watch the following video without wanting to build one of these things in your backyard... pure genius :)
-Check out the full video below:  

Science is Fun! Check Out These Awesome Chemical Reactions (video)


Who said science can't be fun...?? 
Check out this video compilation below of crazy chemical reactions from things exploding, glowing, and exploding some more.
-Enjoy!  

Steven Hawking: 'Theory of Everything' Official Movie Trailer (full video)


Wow.
When you have a minute, you have to check out the official movie trailer for Steven Hawking's 'Theory of Everything'. It stars Eddie Redmayne as Hawking and Felicity Jones as his first wife, Jane Wilde. -Check out the full trailer below:

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Incredible Walk-in Closet Inspirations (40pics)


Sometimes there is never enough room... 
When it comes to storing your clothes in your home, nothing beats a spacious walk-in closet. If you have the space, perhaps an extra bedroom, why not get inspired by one of these 40 ideas below:  

Friday, August 1, 2014

I WANT TO READ THAT...!! Artist Reimagines Popular Movies and Shows as Classic 'Little Golden Book' covers (11pics)


Artist Joey Spiotto, took popular movies and TV shows that most likely are not appropriate for the eyes of children and reimagined them as the covers of popular 'Little Golden Book' series... pure genius :)
-Check 'em all out below: 

Friday, July 25, 2014

Mr. Rodger's 'Flipping-Off' Children Explained... (video)

HAPPY FRIDAY...!!!! 
If you've been on the internet for anytime now or haven't been living under a rock for the past 20-years... I'm sure you've seen this photo of Mr. Rodgers floating around of him giving a group of children the middle finger. Turns out this another example of an innocent act interpreted in a wrong way.
-Check out the full video of of Mr. Rodgers and how this all came to be. Hopefully it clears up any questions you may of had :)

Enjoy!! 

How To Fill 100 Water Balloons Up in 1-Minute... (video)


Great!
Now all I need is a time-machine to take me back to my childhood...
Check out this invention by inventor and father Josh Malone. He calls it 'Bunch O Ballons' and it is capable of filling and tying off 100 water balloons in under 1-minute... pretty cool.
-Check out a video of it in action below:

Thursday, July 17, 2014

HISTORY: Popular Websites At Their Infancy... (15pics)


Like all things, websites had a beginning as well... 

And it doesn't seem like too long ago when the following major websites started up. With many years of design evolution from talented designers/programers and a whole lotta written code, the following 15 website brands have evolved into the layouts we all know and love from the 'dated' designs from their infancy... check 'em out below: 

- enjoy!  

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Happy 5th Birthday to Design-Junky...!!!


Guess What Everybody...!!
Design-Junky is now 5-years old (young)....!!!
Special thanks to everyone who checks up on us to see the innovative designs, wtf gadgets and incredible tech we post every week.  Don't forget to share and spread the word :) 

Friday, July 11, 2014

Vessyl: A Smart Cup That Tracks What You Drink (video)


Vessyl is a 13oz SmartCup that not only tracks what you drink throughout the day, but it also has sensors within that can read and calculate the contents in the drink (i.e sugar, caffeine, calories, etc).
Sounds interesting? See for yourself in the video below:

The COOLEST Cooler is very Cool Indeed.... (video)


Check out this cooler called the 'COOLEST'. It is the ultimate cooler that makes your plain boring cooler you have in your garage look pathetic and useless... The Coolest has a built in blender, water-proof bluetooth speakers, built-in LED lighting, and much more....
-Check out the kickstarted video below:  

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Superhero 'Serum' Cologne Bottles... (8pics)


Very Cool, although I'm curious what they actually smell like.
Which Superhero 'Serum' Cologne would you wear....?? 
-Check out 7 bottle designs below:

Monday, July 7, 2014

Take a Google Street View Tour of the World's Largest Cruise Ship: The Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas


In good 'ol Google fashion, they have brought their Street View feature onto the largest cruise ship in the world: The Allure of the Seas. Take the tour at this link.
-Enjoy!