Smart Rope - Smart Rope is an LED-embedded jump rope that communicates with your smart phone. This the first active fitness wearable for the Smart Gym platform, designed around the user experience to incorporate active workout data. Design by Tangram Factory, Inc. tangramfactory.com
From rolling cheese in Gloucestershire to wife-carrying in Scandinavia, the world is full of quirky, colourful – and downright bizarre – events. They may not be to everyone's taste, but here is a selection of some of the unusual festivals you can find around the world this year. from the Daily Telegraph - thanks to Josh beard for finding this.