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BLEEN: Edox - Timing For Champions

'Timing For Champions' is the motto for EDOX , who is the official timekeeper for the FIA World Rally Championships. With it's rally inspired sporty style the Limited Edition X-Treme Pilot III features a black carbon dial, chronograph movement that is, shock-resistant and extremely reliable. The over-sized push-piece captures attention with its electric green anodised aluminium colour.  Designed with WRC drivers in mind, the casing for this timepiece is made from ultra-light titanium, embossed with a wheel rim on the back, while the rubber strap takes it's style inspiration from rally car tire treads. With a production run limited to 1,000 pieces the X-Treme Pilot III has a MSRP of 1,890 Euro (approx. $2,500 CAD) Technical Specifications : Functions : hours, minutes, seconds, date display, chronograph functions Calibre : Edox 103, based on Ronda 5021.D Diameter : 45 mm Finishings : 316L stainless steel, black PVD coating on selected pieces, limited numbering of the watc

BLEEN : Brooks PureProject Collection

Available towards the end of this year, and the beginning of 2013, comes the new line of running shoes from Brooks . New to the collection will be the PureConnect 2, PureFlow 2, PureCadence 2 and PureGrit 2.  While their new line seems to be moving away from a black on green  colour  scheme, those of you with a BL-EEN fetish might still be able to find the PureProject 2011 collection in stores. In 2011 Brooks  released a new line of performance running shoes dubbed the PureProject collection. From first glance, any self respecting follower of my blog, will see why I choose to feature them, however besides the obvious, this new collection has been designed from the ground up to create a more stable and natural running experience. The PureProject collection will actually be made up of four individual styles catering to runner preferences.

Ad's: Cinepolis 4DX: Cinemagine

'CINEmagine is a cinema experience for blind people to imagine and feel the movies. Using the 4DX technolgy, we created stories in audio and synchronize with movie theaters 4DX.' Advertising Agency: Mirum Agency , Sao Paulo, Brazil Via - Adeevee

BLEEN: Hublot: MP-02 'Key Of Time'

The MP-02 , also know as the 'Key Of Time' was created by HUBLOT for the 2011 Basel Fair . While it's subtle green on black colour theme earns this timepiece top honours here on BL*EEN, what makes this watch even more unique is it's ability to manipulate time. Well you can't actually manipulate time, but you can manipulate how this timepiece measures time. By adjusting the 3 position crown, you can select one of three modes.  While in position 1, the watch operates at a quarter of the speed, thus giving the appearance of slowing down time. In position 2, the watch operates in real time, providing timing as displayed on a standard timepiece. Position 3, accelerates time by four times it's standard speed, thus giving the appearance of time moving faster. The MP-02 features a 10 day power reserve, case and bezel made from Titanium, and a rubber strap. Production of this timepiece has been limited to 100 units, with an undisclosed price tag (which generally means..

BLEEN: Rukus Portable Sound System (Solar)

If you plan on spending any time lounging around during the summer, then you might want to consider picking up the Eton Rukus (solar) sound system. While it's $150(US) price tag might seem a bit steep, when you consider all the features it has, you begin to realize just how convenient and practical this unit really is. Features : Bluetooth connectivity with AVRCP (one touch pairing and control) and A2DP (high quality audio streaming) support Play music from a Bluetooth enabled smart phone, tablet, laptop or computer Built-in high efficiency monocrystal solar panel USB port for mobile device charging E-ink display (low power loss) Stereo sound with two full range speaker drivers (14watt) Built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery (7.4v - 1500mah) External power (4 AA batteries) Mobile device storage net Integrated carrying handle Auxillary-in jack AC adapter (included)

BLEEN: Vesta Series PC's

For the most fanatical PC gamers out there, the new 2012 Vesta G2 'Elite' gaming machine. Check out the specs... System Specifications   Case : Green Corsair Obsidian 650D Video Card : (2) NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 Graphics cards in SLI CPU : Intel Core i7 3960X Extreme Edition over-clocked to 4.4GHz Cooling : Corsair H100 liquid cooling modified with push-pull configuration Motherboard : Gigabyte X79-UD3 motherboard RAM : 16GB Corsair Vengeance RAM Power Supply : 1000W Seasonic 80 Plus Platinum power supply Boot Drive : (2) Intel 520 series 120GB SSD's in RAID0 Storage Drive : 4TB Hitachi storage drive Optical Drive : LG Blu-Ray Writer LED Lighting Effects : Green Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Warranty : 1 Year Parts & Labour Price : $3,999(CDN)   Now last years model isn't too shabby either... The Vesta G1 'Limited Edition' features the following hardware... System Specifications   Case : Green Corsair Obsidian 650D Video Card : NVIDIA GeFo

BLEEN: Black Widow (Mr Green)

Mr. Green? More like Mr. BL*EEN! Have a look at what the creative minds at Ladiore Geneve have come up with... While all the rage back in the beginning of 2011, this timepiece still sets the standard to which all bl*een watches are measured. Limited to a production of 12 pieces, and named after a venomous spider, the Black Widow is 41.77mm tall and 51mm wide and made mostly of titanium. If the name hasn't scared you off, well maybe the $71,330 (US) price tag will. (Scroll to the end to see more pictures) Technical data and materials LADOIRE Manufacture-made movement: Calvet/o2 • Movement with automatic winding via a micro rotor • Jewelling: 38 jewels • Thickness: 10.95 mm • Shaped mainplate (39.50mm x 29.50mm) • W-shaped GMT bridge structure, 12-hour dual time-zone display • Balance with screws, black PVD-coated* • Optimised gear-train toothing profile • Frequency 18,800 vph (2.5 Hz) • 52-hour power reserve Functions • Regulator – Offset hours, minutes and seconds with paten

Freestyle Moto-X Triple Backflip

Josh Sheehan, a Red Bull FMX rider, who also hails from the Nitro Circus Camp, successfully lands the first FMX Triple Backflip... Via - The Awesomer