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  • ‘Tipping’ Cabin Concept by Christophe Benichou (Pics)

    ‘Tipping’ Cabin Concept by Christophe Benichou (Pics)

    Tipping may not be a city in China, but it is a striking and bold concept for an outdoor cabin recently whipped up by artist and designer Christophe Benichou. True to its name, this cabin appears to tip over the edge of a cliff—or at least it would if it ever got actually built in […]

  • Nokia 3310 Makes Triumphant Return

    Nokia 3310 Makes Triumphant Return

    Smartphones are nice, but it’s not unusual for people to lament the simplicity and elegance of the previous era of mobile phone technology—an era exemplified by the Nokia 3310. So it’s cool that Nokia is bringing back the 3310 in an updated version, but not one that’s just a smartphone in disguise. The new Nokia […]

  • Folding Steak Knife From Kai

    Folding Steak Knife From Kai

    I have a fondness for products that double as sight gags, and it’s been a blue moon since I saw one as funny as the Folding Steak Knife from Kai. I mean, just think of it.  Why in the world would you ever need to unexpectedly produce a steak knife? But, being prepared means expecting […]

  • “Celebrating Cinema”: Rolex Highlights Its Many Film Cameos (Video)

    “Celebrating Cinema”: Rolex Highlights Its Many Film Cameos (Video)

    Last night during the Academy Awards, Rolex spent a little advertising scratch highlighting the many Rolex watches that have appeared on film over the years. The name of the ad is “Celebrating Cinema,” and it features Rolexes being worn by various movie characters going back to the 1950s. By some weird coincidence, Bill Paxton, who […]

  • NESMania: Twitch Game Streamer Completes All 714 NES Games

    NESMania: Twitch Game Streamer Completes All 714 NES Games

    Like the complete works of Shakespeare or the recordings of Sun Ra, few have ever completed the task of playing all 714 of the titles available on the original Nintendo Entertainment System in their entirety. But a video game streamer on Twitch has done just that: Piotr Delgado “The Mexican Runner” Kusielczuk, after a nearly […]

  • BULLET 02: The World’s Smallest LED Flashlight

    BULLET 02: The World’s Smallest LED Flashlight

    You might recall Bullet, the LED flashlight that held the title of world’s smallest back in December of 2015. But maybe it just wasn’t small enough for you, in which case you’ll be happy to learn that BULLET 02 from Slughaus is now in town, and is even smaller than its predecessor. That makes BULLET 02 […]

  • The Ollie Chair From RockPaperRobot Hides on Your Wall

    The Ollie Chair From RockPaperRobot Hides on Your Wall

    Have you ever looked at a chair and thought it looked so good you could hang it on the wall? It’s extremely possible that you have never thought this, but in any case The Ollie Chair by RockPaperRobot makes it literally true, since it’s built to fold up and hang on the wall inconspicuously. The […]