Jony Ive’s RED Mac Pro Sold For over £600k This Weekend

Chris Martin and Bono played a duet on a £1 million piano, Jenna and Barbara Bush worked the room, and a computer was sold for £604,000. Though Vanity Fair contends that Jony Ive and Marc Newson’s Sotheby’s auction on Saturday was “unlike the typical Sotheby’s auction,” it still sounds like pretty typical rich people stuff to us. Read More >>

Jony Ive's (RED) Charity Edition Mac Pro Expected to Sell for £35k

Web design business doing well? Want to give a little back? Perhaps buying the actually red (RED) Mac Pro might be a nice idea, with its guide value of around £35k all going toward AIDS, TB and malaria charities. The red Mac Pro appears as part of Jony (IVE) and Marc's (RED) Auction, taking place at Sotheby's this November. [Sotheby's via Guardian] Read More >>

This Intense Carbon Fiber RED Dragon Camera Will Film Game of Thrones

In case you forgot, the RED Dragon is the latest 6K video-recording, insane dynamic-range-producing, probably-fire-breathing camera. This particular model is cased in carbon fibre, and will be put to the test filming the next season of Game of Thrones. Read More >>

These Frames Shot With the New 6K RED Dragon Camera Are Stunning

RED, maker of high end modular cinema cameras, is working on getting its new 6K Dragon sensor into the hands of filmmakers. The sensor produces insane levels of detail and dynamic range, evident in this beautiful frame of video.
The still comes from filmmaker Tom Lowe (Timescapes), who has been travelling around Sri Lanka with the RED Dragon, filming amazing things like this parade of elephants for the upcoming IMAX film, A Thousand and One Nights. Here is what he has to say about the 6K sensor: Read More >>

The Red HTC One Is Real, Probably

It looks like HTC took a look at these awesome colourful renders from the other week, and decided it would be a great idea to spice up the One with a splash of red. It's not quite as bright as the concept renders, but at least this one is real -- well, if retailer Handtec can be believed, anyway. Read More >>

You Should Wear a Red Shirt on Your Online Dating Profile

If you want to improve your chance of getting a date on any online dating site, you should wear a red shirt. Slate took a look at various studies comparing the same person wearing different coloured clothes and each time, red was the most successful colour. Do it. Change your online profile now. Read More >>

Is This the Last Thing the Human Race Will Ever See?

Astronomers at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) observatory have found something really strange for the very first time: a strange tridimensional spiral structure inside of a dying star, one that is just like our very own Sun. Read More >>

HP Builds a Supercharged Video-Editing Machine Worthy of RED Cameras

RED makes some of the most advanced and powerful video cameras in existence, which also means it needs a damn powerful computer to handle the massive video files. So it teamed up with HP to build the RED Z820 workstation, complete with 16 liquid-cooled CPU cores, custom RED Mag card readers and RED Rocket acceleration cards. Read More >>

Ever Wanted Your Very Own Iconic Big Red Phone Box?

Good news retro-Britain lovers: BT’s flogging off a load of its iconic red phone boxes, restored back to their former glory, and even you can buy one to complete your ultimate pad. The world-famous K6, or “Jubilee Kiosk”, weighs just 762kgs so I’m sure it’d fit right in with your massive 152-inch monster TV. Read More >>

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Watch Ninjas Flip Out And Kill While Filmed by RED Epic Drone Copter

The internet is becoming ripe with production teams trying to outdo each other with amazing copter-camera rig videos. This one might take the cake. Not only does it feature a RED Epic camera and some skilled piloting, but it features Ninjas going berserk on each other in barren factory apocalypse land. That's just a recipe for success. Read More >>

Men Think Women Wearing Red Are More Interested in Sex

Red has always had a reputation for being raunchy. But why is it that men seem to be more attracted to women wearing red than any other colour? Read More >>

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This Snowy Drone Carries an HD Cam Instead of Missiles

The CineStar octocopter drone might look like some menacing robot predator from the future — I wouldn't want one hovering outside my window — but the footage is produces is gorgeous. It's also tough enough to fly an HD cam through snow. Read More >>


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