Tech & Gear

  • ‘BEER by Charles Bukowski’ Animation From NERDO (Video)

    ‘BEER by Charles Bukowski’ Animation From NERDO (Video)

    Italian visual studio NERDO is paying tribute to the infamous Charles Bukowski with a new promotional video that provides animated visuals to one of his poems. The video is called BEER by Charles Bukowski, so I assume that I don’t have to tell you what the name (or the subject) of the poem in question […]

  • Asian Cobra Tower: Russian Billionaire Designs Snakelike Skyscraper (Pics)

    Asian Cobra Tower: Russian Billionaire Designs Snakelike Skyscraper (Pics)

    Among Russian billionaire Vasily Klyukin’s hobbies is coming up with crazy ideas for skyscrapers, and his latest is a doozy, albeit one that will more than likely never see the light of day. It’s called the Asian Cobra Tower, a proposed serpentine addition to any Asian metropolitan skyline. The Asian Cobra Tower isn’t called that […]

  • PF-Bugatti 390 Concept Watch From Parmigiani Fleurier

    PF-Bugatti 390 Concept Watch From Parmigiani Fleurier

    Bugatti fans have more than just the successor to the famous Bugatti Veyron to look forward to, since Bugatti has collaborated with watch brand Parmigiani Fleurier on a pretty cool concept watch in honor of the unveiling of the Chiron. It’s the PF-Bugatti 390 Concept Watch. The PF-Bugatti 390 Concept Watch is touted as “the representative […]

  • Panta Rei Light Cube: “Everything Flows”

    Panta Rei Light Cube: “Everything Flows”

    I wouldn’t imagine that most lamps have a strong philosophical foundation, but then again the Panta Rei Light Cube isn’t most lamps. Designers Luis H. Vicencio, Fabrizio Guarrasi and Mattia Antonetti were inspired by the ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus of Ephesus, when they came up with the Light Cube, which is pretty impressive all on […]

  • Lookout: Monitor Your Devices for Unwanted Activity

    Lookout: Monitor Your Devices for Unwanted Activity

    There are all kinds of things that could happen to your smartphone or other mobile devices, and given the way we live these days, that means there are all kinds of things that could happen to YOU. The Lookout app helps you recognize when some of those things are happening, and to shut them down […]

  • Nubé 2.0 Hammock Shelter From Sierra Madre

    Nubé 2.0 Hammock Shelter From Sierra Madre

    If you’ve ever been lucky enough to own and/or regularly use a hammock, you probably know that a perfect hammock day is pretty dependent on weather, since they don’t provide their own shelter from rain or wind. Sierra Madre has a product that does, though: The Nubé 2.0 Hammock Shelter. The Nubé 2.0 Hammock Shelter, […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Snow Art by Simon Beck (Video)

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Snow Art by Simon Beck (Video)

    Some artists use paint, others stone, still others body ink, but Simon Beck’s chosen medium is snow. And his chosen inspiration is the HBO series Game of Thrones, as evidenced by his new Game of Thrones snow art, unveiled in advance of the premiere of the show’s sixth season. Simon Beck’s Game of Thrones snow […]

  • Constellation Umbrella From London Underground

    Constellation Umbrella From London Underground

    When it’s raining, there are clouds in the sky. And when there are clouds in the sky, you can’t see the stars. Those aren’t David Bowie lyrics but instead the rationale for the Constellation Umbrella from London Underground, which has an interior constellation pattern for your viewing pleasure when the weather is too wet for […]

  • No More Voicemail App Eliminates Voicemail

    No More Voicemail App Eliminates Voicemail

    Of all the myriad communication options we have in the year 2016, the most controversial is probably voicemail. Some believe that leaving a voicemail when they don’t pick up the phone is a perfectly acceptable way to provide information and to set up a future conversation, while others would rather shove hot nails into their […]