Tech & Gear

  • ‘Electric Objects IRL’ Digital Art Exhibition

    ‘Electric Objects IRL’ Digital Art Exhibition

    Electric Objects is a company that’s made its name (such as it is) with the E01, computers that act as real-time digital art displays. But their value as actual art media in an exhibition context hadn’t really been explored until Electric Objects IRL, the company’s ongoing art exhibition in New York City. Electric Objects IRL […]

  • Streamz Wireless Headphones for Hands-Free Streaming

    Streamz Wireless Headphones for Hands-Free Streaming

    Streaming music online isn’t really much of a novelty anymore, but that doesn’t mean the experience can’t be improved. One company that’s working to do that is Streamz, billed by the brand as “the world’s first smart headphones.” Streamz are wireless headphones designed to let users connect to online music streaming services like Spotify or […]

  • ‘Moon Phases 2016′ Laid Out in New NASA Video

    ‘Moon Phases 2016′ Laid Out in New NASA Video

    We’re in the middle of the most upsetting election cycle in the history of democracy, and regardless of your partisan affiliation its natural to feel like the whole world is falling apart. So it may provide some form of solace to know that no matter what happens down here on Earth, our good friend the […]

  • Jackfish Survival Credit Card Holder

    Jackfish Survival Credit Card Holder

    Let’s just face it: Your wallet is probably never going to save your life, unless somebody puts it under your tongue while you’re having a seizure. Jackfish, on the other hand, is a different way to hold your credit cards that’s also equipped with an unbelievable array of survival devices. Those devices include miniaturized versions […]

  • The Impossible Project Preserves the Legacy of Instant Film (Video)

    The Impossible Project Preserves the Legacy of Instant Film (Video)

    Instant film, most recognizably in the form of Polaroid cameras and prints, are well on their way to extinction in our digital, quasi-paperless society. But what anyone who truly loves photography knows is that the tactile pleasure of holding and touching a Polaroid photo in your hands is a priceless experience, which is exactly the […]

  • Leff Brick Vintage Analog Flip Clock

    Leff Brick Vintage Analog Flip Clock

    When you see an old-fashioned flip clock in a movie or something, it’s hard not to miss the days of old-school analog mechanical action that’s been by now more or less totally replaced by silent digital technology. The people at Leff are bringing them back in a way that fits into a modern home with […]

  • ‘Anatomy in Black’ Anatomical Coffee Table Book by Emily Evans

    ‘Anatomy in Black’ Anatomical Coffee Table Book by Emily Evans

    No coffee table is complete without at least one book about human anatomy, and for the stylishly-oriented the best bet is probably Anatomy in Black by Emily Evans (especially now that Playboy isn’t doing nude photo spreads anymore). For one, Anatomy in Black sounds like it could very well be the title of a horror […]

  • DIGNO Rafre Smartphone From Kyocera is Waterproof Enough to Wash (Video)

    DIGNO Rafre Smartphone From Kyocera is Waterproof Enough to Wash (Video)

    Like any other object you carry around with you everywhere, smartphones can get pretty dirty. But even most waterproof phones aren’t built to withstand the serious water pressure necessary to satisfyingly wash away mush and gunk, which is why Kyocera’s DIGNO Rafre smartphone is such an enviable product. The DIGNO Rafre is a smartphone now […]

  • Future Forms: Retro Space Age Technology

    Future Forms: Retro Space Age Technology

    Everybody loves futuristic technology, but what happens when the future passes and becomes out of date? The unlikely answer is that the tech becomes EVEN COOLER, at least according to a select few individuals. And it’s those individuals that are the target audience for Future Forms, a new website and clearing house for the best […]