Thursday, December 3, 2009

K9 Storm (link roundup)

Coming soon from K9 Storm:

The K9 Storm Intruder, a bulletproof dog vest with a wireless camera, speakers and a microphone built in. The handler can see what the dog sees and issue commands through the audio system.
The vest is estimated to cost $20,000.

And a few more links:

1. Icons for the sports in the Olympics of the future.

2. "The craze for toy-driven feature films has given rise to a new term in the Hollywood lexicon. In production meetings, studio executives have begun asking if a particular project is 'toyetic' -- meaning whether its concept can lend itself to a toy, and whether the project will be able to sell tickets and merchandise." Via.

3. Consumerist is giving away free anti-gift cards.

*Previously: Dog wearing a gas mask.

*Buy pet costumes at Amazon.