Tech & Gear

  • Shibaful “Trip do Brasil” iPhone Case

    Shibaful “Trip do Brasil” iPhone Case

    Japanese brand Shibaful is the latest to get in on that sweet World Cup frenzy with the “Trip do Brasil” case for the iPhone 5 and 5s. As you can see in the photo above, the case is made to look like the Estádio do Maracanã field in Brazil. But what you can’t fully appreciate […]

  • The HotBlack: Analog Smartwatch Shows Real-Time Soccer Scores (Photos)

    The HotBlack: Analog Smartwatch Shows Real-Time Soccer Scores (Photos)

      Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get up to date World Cup scores just by checking your watch? Designer Richard Hoptroff seems to think so, as he has recently unveiled a prototype for the HotBlack, a smartwatch that delivers soccer scores in real time. Most interestingly, the HotBlack football watch won’t be some […]

  • Vessyl: Smart Drinkware (Video)

    Vessyl: Smart Drinkware (Video)

    The obsession with turning every visible component of modern life into some kind of smart device has reached a new plateau with Vessyl, a set of drinkware that can sense what you put inside it (and how much), and can analyze your nutritional intake and overall hydration. Vessyl also syncs up with a variety of […]

  • Turkish Recycling Bin Turns Old Bottles Into Food for Stray Dogs (Video)

    Turkish Recycling Bin Turns Old Bottles Into Food for Stray Dogs (Video)

      In some countries around the world, like Turkey, there is a real problem with stray dogs roving the larger cities scrounging for food and water. It’s a controversial issue, and Turkish company Pugedon has come up with a novel solution that not only feeds stray dogs but encourages everyone to think about how they […]

  • Amazon Music Adds Million-Song Library for Prime Users

    Amazon Music Adds Million-Song Library for Prime Users

    The Amazon Music app has been around for a long time now, but the developers of the app have added a new feature that practically makes it a completely different animal. Users that are also subscribers to the site’s Amazon Prime service will now have access to a library made up of over a million […]

  • Stussy x Casio “NTRNTNL Soccer Collection” G-Shock DW-5600

    Stussy x Casio “NTRNTNL Soccer Collection” G-Shock DW-5600

      The latest two brands to catch FIFA World Cup fever are Stussy and Casio, who have collaborated on a new collection of pieces called the “NTRNTNL Soccer Collection.” First up in the collection is a new edition of the Casio G-Shock DW-5600, all in white and with a special edition soccer 8-ball centerpiece on […]

  • Monteverde Touch Screen Stylus Tool Ballpoint Pen: Not Just a Pen

    Monteverde Touch Screen Stylus Tool Ballpoint Pen: Not Just a Pen

    I don’t know if people still carry pens around as much as they used to, but the Monteverde Touch Screen Stylus Tool Ballpoint Pen might help the old ballpoint make a little bit of a comeback. One reason is that it includes a stylus specifically for touchscreen devices, and it also has several other tools […]

  • The 9 Airlines With The Most Luxurious First Class Cabins

    The 9 Airlines With The Most Luxurious First Class Cabins

    Traveling first class is a luxury that many of us will go our whole lives without experiencing, especially those of us who aren’t frequent or savvy travelers. But you never know when you’ll be in a position to fly first class, or going on a trip that’s long enough to make the extra cost worth […]

  • Smart Lyric Thermostat by Honeywell (Video)

    Smart Lyric Thermostat by Honeywell (Video)

    We recently let you know about a smart ceiling fan that was in the works, and now there’s a thermostat that works along a similar line. Combine the two and you might never leave your house for fear of not being in perfect thermal comfort at all times. It’s the Lyric, a new kind of […]

  • Sony Rolls Out PlayStation TV in North America

    Sony Rolls Out PlayStation TV in North America

    While Japanese users have had access to PlayStation TV since November of 2013, only recently has Sony announced a wider release for the microconsole. It’s essentially a non-portable version of Sony’s PlayStation Vita, but with a feature that some are saying constitutes a killer app.  It’s called Remote Play, and it will let you stream […]