Tech & Gear

  • Felipe Pantone: Street Artist Paints Paris Highway Tunnel (Photos)

    Felipe Pantone: Street Artist Paints Paris Highway Tunnel (Photos)

    Visitors to the A86 Duplex highway tunnel in Paris on May 22nd, an area that is usually restricted to the public, were treated to a psychedelic visual feast courtesy of street artist Felipe Pantone and the Lasco Project. Luckily, photos of the installation are widely available now, even if you weren’t able to make it […]

  • ORCA Extra Heavy Duty Cooler: Keep Beers Cold for 10 Days

    ORCA Extra Heavy Duty Cooler: Keep Beers Cold for 10 Days

    About a month ago I told you about the Igloo Trailmate cooler, which can keep a hundred beers cold for up to four days. I kind of thought that was the end of the cooler-longevity war, but there’s a new brand that has a cooler that can purportedly keep beer cold for more than twice […]

  • Beertop Delta: A Bottle Opener and Spinning Top

    Beertop Delta: A Bottle Opener and Spinning Top

    Most of the time if you see a gadget with a bottle opener attached, it’s aiming to combine two practical tools into one handy implement. But as the makers of the Beertop Delta themselves put it, “what’s life without whimsy?” It’s a question to which “a life without a bottle opener/spinning top” is a possible answer. The Beertop […]

  • LYFE Zero-Gravity Plant Growing System

    LYFE Zero-Gravity Plant Growing System

    You may remember FLYTE, the levitating light that gives the traditional bulb a zero-gravity spin. Now, the same people that developed FLYTE have come up with LYFE, a plant-growing system that uses the exact same technology for gardening rather than illumination. LYFE is basically a geometric gardening pot that uses magnets to hover above its […]

  • DickInYourMailBox.com: Send a Custom Penis Drawing to Anyone

    DickInYourMailBox.com: Send a Custom Penis Drawing to Anyone

    When the internet was first invented back in the early days of computing, it was thought to hold nearly limitless potential for the human race as a whole. Now, finally, that potential has been realized, with DickInYourMailBox.com. DickInYourMailBox.com, with apologies to the iconic Saturday Night Live sketch, allows users to send a custom penis drawing […]

  • Nepsu Triangle: “The Most Convenient Hi-Fi Speaker”

    Nepsu Triangle: “The Most Convenient Hi-Fi Speaker”

    Remember that episode of Seinfeld where Elaine dated an artist who specialized in triangles? There, the triangle had a reputation of utter uselessness, but now the Nepsu Triangle is bringing the world’s coolest shape into a more functional, useful realm: Home audio. Billed as “the most convenient hi-fi speaker,” the Nepsu Triangle is designed to […]

  • 45 Record Case by De Jong & Co.

    45 Record Case by De Jong & Co.

    Record storage isn’t the most exciting thing in the world to spend money on, which is why most of us make do with cheap shelving or that old standby, the cardboard box. But De Jong & Co. have designed a 45 Record Case that makes a pretty good argument for putting a high premium on […]

  • “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” (Photos)

    “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” (Photos)

    White House photographer Pete Souza has been the official presidential photographer for multiple presidents, and he recently released a big batch of his work for the current one in a retrospective for The Guardian called “Photographing the Real Barack Obama.” “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” is made up of photographs from all eight years of […]

  • TIMBER Trail Awareness Mountain Bike Bell

    TIMBER Trail Awareness Mountain Bike Bell

    Bike bells are an essential part of any safe bicyclist‘s bike setup, but in high-pressure situations it might be a bit of a stretch to have to remember to ring the bell and get out of the way of whatever’s obstructing your path. The TIMBER Trail Awareness Mountain Bike Bell is a completely hands-free bike […]