Tech & Gear

  • Casper Dog Bed: Finally Give Your Dog a Good Night’s Sleep

    Casper Dog Bed: Finally Give Your Dog a Good Night’s Sleep

    Does your dog seem irritable lately? Cranky? Depressed? Lethargic? Tired? Maybe he or she’s just not getting enough sleep, in which case you may want to invest in a Casper Dog Bed—from the same people who make premium mattresses for two-legged individuals. The Casper Dog Bed is the end result of 450 hours of lab […]

  • SetaTec Touch 1K LED Flashlight

    SetaTec Touch 1K LED Flashlight

    If you think about it a certain way, all flashlights since the dawn of time have been “touch-controlled,” but that would be an obtuse and over-literal way of looking at the innovations presented by the SetaTec Touch 1K, an LED flashlight billed as “the only flashlight you’ll ever need.” The SetaTec Touch 1K’s most notable […]

  • MSTR KEY: 20-in-1 Multi-Tool Keytool

    MSTR KEY: 20-in-1 Multi-Tool Keytool

    Many EDC devotees out there don’t mind carrying all manner of gadgetry on their key rings, but to regular people it can begin to seem like more trouble than its worth. But there’s a new player in the EDC game on Kickstarter, and it fits a wealth of functions into tools that look, feel and […]

  • Bookniture: Furniture That Folds Down Into Book-Size Packages

    Bookniture: Furniture That Folds Down Into Book-Size Packages

    The latest innovation in the field of portable furniture was conceived as a way to avoid the problem of occupying floor space when the furniture is not being used. The result is Bookniture—furniture that can be folded into a package so compact it looks like a book. Bookniture comes in three styles—Concrete Grey, Field Brown, […]

  • Rolls-Royce Phantom Zenith Picnic Basket

    Rolls-Royce Phantom Zenith Picnic Basket

    In what I hope will one day serve as the inspiration for a Yogi Bear high-tech heist movie, luxury automaker Rolls-Royce has unveiled a special edition picnic basket as part of its Phantom Zenith Collection, and the Rolls-Royce Phantom Zenith Picnic Basket is about as far as you can get from a typical picnic basket […]

  • Simple Shower: Turn a Bottle of Water Into an Outdoor Shower (Video)

    Simple Shower: Turn a Bottle of Water Into an Outdoor Shower (Video)

    “Turning a water bottle into a shower” may at first conjure images of simply pouring a bottle of water onto your head, but let’s face it: That’s not really a shower. But with Simple Shower, you can enjoy the pleasures of a reasonable shower facsimile while roughing it out in the woods, as long as […]

  • Twisted Sharpies From Greg’s Garage

    Twisted Sharpies From Greg’s Garage

    The Sharpie is a pretty visually iconic writing implement, immediately identifiable and recognizable to people all over the world. But maybe you don’t want an icon in your pocket, preferring to make your mark with something a little more idiosyncratic, but that still retains the reliable functionality of the Sharpie brand. For you, there are […]

  • VFXLAB Animatronic Swimming Shark (Video)

    VFXLAB Animatronic Swimming Shark (Video)

    We have officially entered the latter part of summer 2016.  School has started back up again in a lot of places, and it’s time to start getting ready for fall and eventually the holidays will be right around the corner. But never let it be said that summer hi-jinks can’t last deep into the thick […]

  • Homesick Candles: Make Your House Smell Like Home

    Homesick Candles: Make Your House Smell Like Home

    If you moved away from your hometown to take some big city job in New York or Los Angeles, there is now a line of scented candles designed to capture your bygone home through the olfactory center—generally thought to be the most powerful sense when it comes to memory. They’re called Homesick candles. Homesick candles […]