Tech & Gear

  • 9 Best Novelty Sleeping Bags

    9 Best Novelty Sleeping Bags

    Camping season is here, but unless you want to sleep in an boring old sleeping bad like some loser, it’s probably time to consider buying a more exciting sleeping bag for your camping needs. Luckily, there’s a whole cottage industry out there of novelty sleeping bags that will make up for any unpleasant sleepover memories […]

  • 9 Coolest Bar Hopping Apps

    9 Coolest Bar Hopping Apps

    The art of bar hopping has changed considerably over the last decade or so. Back in the pre-smartphone days, all you needed for a night bar hopping was plenty of cash and possibly a sick day in the morning. Now, you have all kinds of mobile apps to simplify and enhance the process. Here are […]

  • Amar Stewart Paints Rappers as 17th Century Portraits (Pics)

    Amar Stewart Paints Rappers as 17th Century Portraits (Pics)

      The great painters of the 17th century might have had their good points, but they never had Jay Z or Tupac sitting in front of them as subjects. Artist Amar Stewart has rectified that historical wrong with a new series of paintings featuring famous rappers as they might have been painted back in the […]

  • Philips Norelco 9100 Beard Trimmer (Video)

    Philips Norelco 9100 Beard Trimmer (Video)

    Several months ago, we brought you news of the latest in beard trimmers from Philips. It was the Norelco 9000, which had the distinction of being among the first beard trimmers to use laser-guiding technology for tricky facial hair projects. Now, the Norelco 9000 has spawned a new model, the Philips Norelco 9100. Like the […]

  • Micro 3D Printer

    Micro 3D Printer

    As the science of 3D printing becomes more advanced, it was only a matter of time before “first truly consumer 3D printer” would be born. Small, easy to use, and (relatively) affordable, the Micro brings it all home. According to the people who designed it, the Micro is simple enough for almost anyone to use, […]

  • Sol Republic Relays: Earbuds That “Keep Up With You” (Video)

    Sol Republic Relays: Earbuds That “Keep Up With You” (Video)

    It’s true that earbuds have a lot of advantages, but most of them tend to pop out of your ears with the slightest provocation. And for whatever reason, that tends to be a lot more irritating even than you would think, which is why the new earbuds from Sol Republic might be what you’ve been […]

  • Twitter’s New Facebook-Like Redesign Rolling Out Now

    Twitter’s New Facebook-Like Redesign Rolling Out Now

    It’s been in the works since February, but today Twitter began rolling out its newly redesigned user profile pages today. In what probably seems like a weird move to a lot of people, the new Twitter profiles look very similar to Facebook. New features of the Twitter profile redesign include a large Facebookesque cover photo, […]

  • Cobra iRAD 230: Your Smartphone’s Radar Detector

    Cobra iRAD 230: Your Smartphone’s Radar Detector

    The previous generations of radar detectors did pretty much one thing: they let you know when there were radar guns being used in your vicinity, so you knew when it was a good time for you to slow down. But this is 2014, and radar detectors like the Cobra iRAD 230 can do a lot […]

  • Apple iWatch Getting Summer Release?

    Apple iWatch Getting Summer Release?

    The latest rumor regarding the Apple iWatch has hit the internet. It’s basically saying Apple is gearing up to release the iWatch as early as this summer, after the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference which happens in June. It’s only a rumor, with no official announcements from Apple as of yet, but according to a report highlighted […]