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  • Nevo: “The First Minimalist Connected Watch” (Video)

    Nevo: “The First Minimalist Connected Watch” (Video)

    It’s a given fact that smartwatches, while packed with cool features, aren’t generally speaking a triumph of stylish design. But the makers of Nevo are trying to change that, with a product they’re calling “the first minimalist connected watch.” Nevo does the usual smartphone things like bringing you hands-free smartphone notifications and tracking your exercise, […]

  • LEGO Record Player by Hayarobi (Video)

    LEGO Record Player by Hayarobi (Video)

    We all know that LEGO is (are?) a wondrous toy, that can make anything in your imagination real. Or at least, “real” in the sense that stuff you make with LEGO are tangible objects, but not in the sense that they actually perform their intended function (it’s a good thing for all of us that […]

  • Legacybox: Convert All Your Old Home Movies to DVD (Video)

    Legacybox: Convert All Your Old Home Movies to DVD (Video)

    Believe it or not, kids, there was a time when home movies were taken on analog formats and not just your smartphone before being instantly posted on Facebook. But if you’re not a kid, and you actually own some old home movies (or photographs) on obsolete formats, there’s a new and easy way to get […]

  • Bush Smarts Camp Coffee Kit

    Bush Smarts Camp Coffee Kit

    Coffee is one of the perennial go-to beverages for camping and other outdoor exploration. But generally coffee prepared by campfire isn’t that good compared to what you’d get in civilization, but the new Bush Smarts Camp Coffee Kit is an attempt to bring quality java out into the bush. The Bush Smarts Camp Coffee Kit starts […]

  • Belief Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook​ (Photos)

    Belief Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook​ (Photos)

    Skate label and retailer Belief has a new collection of styles for the fall and winter of 2014, and a lookbook to show it off in an unusually expressive fashion. The Belief fall/winter 2014 lookbook is here. Shot in and around the New York City locales that serve as Belief’s chief sphere of influence, the […]

  • The Skull Lamp: Flat 3D Optical Illusion Shaped Like a Skull

    The Skull Lamp: Flat 3D Optical Illusion Shaped Like a Skull

    What do you expect from a Skull Lamp? If you’re like most people, the only requirement for this particular item is that it be shaped like a skull and provide some nominal amount of illumination, perhaps for writing Beetlejuice fan fiction at midnight. But the Skull Lamp from Nir Chehanowski of Studio Cheha has another […]

  • Stephen Kenn Travel Cocktail Kit

    Stephen Kenn Travel Cocktail Kit

    Imagine it, if you will: You’re traveling abroad in some exotic locale, minding your own business when a band of jewel thieves hijack your tour bus and announce their intention to start killing hostages if the police don’t grant them safe passage out of the country. You look around, and see that all of your […]

  • ‘Ocean Spiral': Plans for Underwater City Revealed (Pics)

    ‘Ocean Spiral': Plans for Underwater City Revealed (Pics)

    Usually when people talk about colonization in the future, the discussion turns to outer space – people living on the moon, on Mars, or on a giant space station. But there’s plenty of room for humanity to spread out right here on Earth, provided we find a way to live under the water. And engineering […]

  • ‘Eunoia II': Artist Controls Water With Her Mind (Photos and Video)

    ‘Eunoia II': Artist Controls Water With Her Mind (Photos and Video)

    Artist Lisa Park has developed a technique that lets her control pools of water with her own brain. The technique has resulted in Eunoia II, the latest art exhibition from Park, featuring the artist, an EEG machine headset, 48 pools of water, and special speakers that vibrate and create interesting visual effects in the water. […]