Tech & Gear

  • Tumbleweed Express: America’s First Drive Thru Weed Store

    Tumbleweed Express: America’s First Drive Thru Weed Store

    Imagine, if you will, picking up some perfectly legal recreational marijuana on your way home from work, much as you would a sack of cheeseburgers, a six pack of beer, or other things that are less healthy for you than weed. That dream will soon be a reality, and it will be called Tumbleweed Express […]

  • Honomobo HO4+ Shipping Container Home

    Honomobo HO4+ Shipping Container Home

    Remember in the second season of The Wire when all those girls suffocated in that shipping container? You may not be aware that that scenario actually represents a marked worst case scenario that you shouldn’t judge the practice of living in a shipping container by. The other end of the spectrum would have to be […]

  • Caavo Streaming Box Universalizes All Your Services and Devices (Video)

    Caavo Streaming Box Universalizes All Your Services and Devices (Video)

    Modern life is a seemingly unending tangle of various devices, remote controls, and streaming services, sometimes enough so to make you long for the old days of three channels and a movie theater down the street. Caavo is an upcoming new streaming box that lets you condense everything you’ve got into one device with one […]

  • Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Rolling Out Soon in Dubai

    Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Rolling Out Soon in Dubai

    Dubai is basically the Tomorrowland of the world at this point, so it figures that the first autopiloted passenger drones would be unveiled there. Enter the Ehang 184, a drone capable of flying a passenger up to 220 pounds (maybe time for a diet if that cuts you out) plus a little luggage (or maybe […]

  • Air-Ink: Ink Made From Air Pollution

    Air-Ink: Ink Made From Air Pollution

    A company called Graviky has figured out a way to pull carbon pollution from the air and put it to work doing something useful instead of burning up our atmosphere. They do this through something called a “KAALINK device,” which allows them to pull out refine soot and other pollutants into usable ink for writing […]

  • Tempus Spin Coin From J.L. Lawson

    Tempus Spin Coin From J.L. Lawson

    If you’re looking for an easy way to make quick binary decisions that at the same time might make you appear to observers to be part of some kind of weird secret society, the new Tempus Spin Coin from J.L. Lawson might be for you.  How you decide whether or not to purchase it is […]

  • Senik: Redesigned Fire Extinguisher Concept

    Senik: Redesigned Fire Extinguisher Concept

    I could be wrong, but I don’t think the basic fire extinguisher has seen much in the way of technological advancement since way back when they first phased out the hand water-pump style model, but now an inventor by the name of Sailee Adhao is poised to blow the whole game apart with his new […]

  • AIAIAI TMA-2 Discovery: Headphones Customized to Your Musical Tastes

    AIAIAI TMA-2 Discovery: Headphones Customized to Your Musical Tastes

    No matter how comfortable or personalized your current pair of headphones are, it’s unlikely they’ve been calibrated with the sound of the music you listen to in mind. With a new service from AIAIAI, though, you can get just such a pair. It’s called AIAIAI TMA-2 Discovery. AIAIAI TMA-2 Discovery analyzes your Spotify account to […]

  • Basslet: A Wearable Subwoofer From Lofelt

    Basslet: A Wearable Subwoofer From Lofelt

    Here we have yet another product that makes you wonder whether its inventor came up with its function or its name first. It’s the Basslet, a wearable subwoofer from a German brand called Lofelt that aims to bring that distinctive physical bass thump you get from a good set of speakers right to the user’s […]

  • SHFT Mystery Gear Box: New Survival Gear Every Month

    SHFT Mystery Gear Box: New Survival Gear Every Month

    One big trend in ecommerce these days is the subscription mystery box, which users pay a flat monthly fee for and enjoy a monthly bounty of goods within a given sphere—like comic books, for instance. Another big trend right now, for whatever reason, is survival gear, and the SHFT Mystery Gear Box deftly combines these two […]