Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Iron Man Age of Ultron Collection Action Figure

Iron Man Age of Ultron Collection Action Figure, Age of Ultron collectible series, 1/6th scale Mark XLIII Collectible Figure

Iron Man Age of Ultron Collection Action Figure, Age of Ultron collectible series, 1/6th scale Mark XLIII Collectible Figure

Fans are excited about the "Avengers: Age of Ultron" movie that will be shown on May 1, 2015, Hot Toys to fire up the fans unveiled the Avengers: Age of Ultron collectible series, 1/6th scale Mark XLIII Collectible Figure. It is their newest addition their MMS Diecast Series which the collectible figures are made of die-cast metal material, the figures are also realistically designed. As you can see in the pictures above the figure looks almost real.

Iron man also features an open helmet showing Tony Stark's face, a light-up LED in the chest, and a destroyed remains of Ultron Mark I.

The Hot Toys' Age of Ultron Iron Man Mark XLIII die-cast will be available for pre-order. Check their Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152476050152344.1073742179.58690437343&type=1

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Apple's Best Apps for 2014

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Apple followed Google's Play Store lead they have listed their own best apps of 2014 on its Apple App Store. For this year Apple awarded Apps that are  smart and creative. Apple's favorite app of 2014 is "Elevate" this app sharpens your mind, improve memory and focus. The 2nd placer goes to Instagram's Hyperlapse which turns videos into time lapses.

For games, "Threes!" a puzzle game wa chosen for iPhone, while perspective-bending platformer Monument Valley won on the iPad.

Taylor Swift got the top album and top pop honors for Music.

Here's the full list:

App of the Year -  1st: Elevate 2nd: Hyperlapse from Instagram
Game of the Year - 1st: Threes!, a puzzle game 2nd:  Leo's Fortune, physics-based puzzle game

Best Apps -
 Yahoo News Digest, news app
 Storehouse, visual storytelling app
 SwiftKey Keyboard, alternative keyboard app
 1Password, password manager
 Camera+, photo editing app
 Toca Lab, science app for kids
 NYT Now, hand-picked news stories from New York Times' editors
 120 Sports, sports news and analysis app
 Camu, photo editing app
 Spring, shopping app
 BuzzFeed, news app
 Peak, brain training app
 Nighty Night Circus, bedtime stories for kids
 Uber, on-demand alternative taxi service
 Paper, Facebook-branded app that curates trending web content
 Waterlogue, app that turns photos into watercolor images
 Human, activity and calorie tracker
 Stellar, visual storytelling app
 TeleStory, kids app that lets them star in digital TV shows
 Network TV, app that recommends TV and online videos
 Litely, photo editing app
 Star Walk, stargazing app
 Cinamatic, short film creation app
 Health Mate, activity and heart-rate tracking app
 Yummly, recipe and grocery shopping list app

Best Games -
 Bonza Word Puzzle
 Monument Valley
 RUzzle Adventure
 Battleheart Legacy
 World of Warriors
 XCOM: Enemy Within   
 Hitman Go
 Smash Hit
 Wayward Souls
 Trials Frontier
 Adventure Beaks
 Spider-Man Unlimited
 FarmVille 2: Country Escape
 Rival Knights
 Crazy Taxi City Rush
 Castle Doombad: Free to Slay
 Royal Revolt 2: Defend Your Castle

Friday, December 5, 2014

Sony Reveals PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition

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PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition, PS4, Sony

PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition, PS4, Sony

Sony has presented the 20th Anniversary limited edition PlayStation 4 during the celebration event held on last Wednesday December 3, matching the date of the launching of original PlayStation in Japan on December 3, 1994. The 20th anniversary edition PS4 console match the color and style of the old PlayStation One (original PS1). Sony said that it will go on sale starting December 6, 2014 and only 12,300 units will be sold worldwide.

The PlayStation 4 20th Anniversary Edition is color grey or "Original Grey" as it’s officially coded. The console comes in a special box with the 20th anniversary engraving. The price is €499 for European market, there are no price yet for other countries.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Oscar Isaac Will Play Apocalypse in X-Men

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X-Men: Apocalypse expected release date is on May 27, 2016 and is directed by Bryan Singer. Script is by Simon Kinberg and story written by Singer, Kinberg, Michael Dougherty and Dan Harris.

Twentieth Century Fox sealed Oscar Isaac to play super-villain Apocalypse in X-Men: Apocalypse. Oscar also stars in "A Most Violent Year" with Jessica Chastain. Other stars for the film are Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique), Evan Peters (Quicksilver), Channing Tatum (Gambit), Michael Fassbender (Magneto), Hugh Jackman (Wolverine), James McAvoy (Charles Xavier), and Nicholas Hoult (Beast).

Thursday, November 20, 2014

10 Most Unsafe Toys List

This holiday season children will want new toys that they will be playing with. Adults needs to watch out for toys that are unsafe for our kids, a Massachusetts-based consumer watchdog group World Against Toys Causing Harm, or W.A.T.C.H have listed the annual "10 Worst Toys" to warn parents and consumers of the potential hazards in some toys as the holiday shopping season gets underway.

Here's their full list of "10 Worst Toys" for 2014:
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"Air Storm Firetek Bow" by Zing - this toy can shoot Fire-glow LED arrows with bulbous tips up to 145 feet. It it equipped with a loop-and-launch technology and an LED-activated power grip that look almost realistic. It was marketed with the roll-out of adventure film "Hunger Games II", in which the leading character weapon is a bow.

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"Ziggle" four-wheeled cycle by Radio Flyer - produced by Radio Flyer it is a Twist and wiggle ride for kids. It has an adjustable seat and padded hand grips. This is not so dangerous as long as there is an adult supervision.
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"Catapencil" by Toysmith - it is a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher at the bottom.

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"Alphabet Zoo Rock & Stack Pull Toy" by Skip Hop - a stack and pull toy for 18 months and above.

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"SWAT Electric Machine Gun" by Junxing Toys Industrial Co. - it is a replica of a SWAT Machine Gun that has some similarities with a real machine gun.

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"Wooden Instruments" sold at Wal-Mart - these are colorful music instrument for babies. W.A.T.C.H warns buyers for potential ingestion and choking injuries.

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"Bottle Rocket Party" by Norman & Globus (ScienceWiz) - this is fun to play with. W.A.T.C.H warns buyers for potential for eye, face, and other impact injuries. Just wear goggles when playing with Bottle Rockets.

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"Lil' Cutesies-Best Friends" doll by JC Toys Group - yup they are really cute 8.5 inchess dolls, but can be choking hazards due to a detachable bow.

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"True Legends Orcs Battle Hammer" sold at Toys R Us - W.A.T.C.H warns for potential for blunt impact, oh come on, it is plastic and very light weight.

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"Colored Hedgehog" plush toy sold at Toys R Us - soft, colorful hedgehog for infants.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Yamaha Fazer drones

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Yamaha Motor of Japan will be marketing their Yamaha Fazer drones for agriculture and business purpose. They will be exporting the Yamaha Fazer drones to South Korea in 2015. These industrial drones are being use to spray agricultural chemicals to crops and anti foot-and-mouth solutions to livestock.

With the modern design, it can also be good sell for the enthusiast. The Yamaha Fazer drones is 3.6 meters long and weighs about 70kg. This is like a huge RC helicopter. Unfortunately, you got to have a lot of money to buy this bird since it cost 10 million yen ($90,629) each.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bestselling Christmas Toys in UK

The Toy Retailers Association in the UK listed the toys that are expected to do well this Christmas. Every year they are providing Dream Toys chart that encourages people to purchase gifts ahead of time to avoid long lines and to make sure that you have plenty of stock to choose from.

Here's the list:

Minecraft Figures

1. Minecraft Figures which is based from a popular video game with the same name. It cost £7.99 in the UK, the lowest on their list. In the US the worth from $8.76 to $11.67.

Little Live Pets Bird Cage

2. Little Live Pets Bird Cage, a talking bird which is powered by battery. The pet bird will respond to touch, sing, record sounds and will talk back to you if you speak to it. It can also fit on your finger so you can take it anywhere you go. Price £19.99, $31.00 in the US.

VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

3. VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch for kids. It can be use as a portable camera watch. Includes 3 mini learning games with the function to download more, including a how to tell time game. Clock display, animated stopwatch/timer and alarm explore time concepts. It has digital and analog displays with more than 50 clock face designs. Price £39.99 UK, $49.99 US.

My Friend Cayla

4. My Friend Cayla the most expensive dolls out of the three on the list. You can chat with Cayla and she will reply back and talk to you. Price £58.99 UK, $105.45 US.

Frozen Snow Glow Elsa

5. Frozen Snow Glow Elsa is another doll included in the list, that features a character from the Disney film Frozen. The doll can speak and her wears a shiny dress. You can watch Elsa's power flurry with Snow Glow Elsa. The toy sings Award Winning Song "Let it Go", it can play 15 Magical Movie Phrases, the dress glows when you touch her necklace, it has new royal reflection eyes. Elsa speaks English and Spanish (Elsa habla Ingles y Espanol). Price £34.99 UK, $48.99 US.

The Nerf Demolisher gun

6. The Nerf Demolisher gun, it fires two different types of projectiles. The Demolisher 2-in-1 blaster can fire darts, missiles, or both at the same time up to 90 feet. It has motorized dart blasting and pump-action missile blasting effects. It costs £44.99 UK, $29.88 US.

Transformers Stomp and Chomp Grimlock 
7. The Transformers Stomp and Chomp Grimlock which cost £89.99 UK, $69.00 US. The toy is 20 inchess Grim lock robot that changes in 1 step. It is equipped with pop-out weapons and the eyes glows. Figures activate different lights, sounds and weapons.

Zoomer Dino, Boomer

8. The Zoomer Dino, Boomer a remote-controlled dinosaur that roam freely around your home. You can get him riled up by pulling his tail. You can train him to dance, chase, chomp and roar. It is the most expensive toy on the list at £99.99 UK, $79.88 US.

Lego Benny's Spaceship

9. Lego Benny's Spaceship costs £79.99 UK $96.73 US. It includes 4 minifigures (Benny, Robo Emmet, Space Wyldstyle and Robo Pilot, plus an Astro Kitty figure) with accessories. The spaceship features opening cockpit, two spring-loaded laser shooters, four flick missiles, extendable wings, spring-loaded space cannons, and two stud blasters.

Toot-Toot Animals Safari Park

10. Toot-Toot Animals Safari Park is an interactive zoo playset that features 7 smartpoint locations which respond to the animals with fun phrases, animal and nature sound effects and melodies. It costs £39.99 UK, $127.51 US.

Frozen Sparkle Dolls

11. The Frozen Sparkle Dolls, another doll based from the movie frozen. sold separately for £16.99 UK each, $24.42 US. Elsa features a gorgeous light blue gown with sparkles and sheer white overcoat.

The Bop-It
12. The Bop-It! Beats machine game that combines the classic Bop It! it features songs by your favorite musical artists like Nicki Minaj. It costs £21.99 UK, $15.99 US.