Tech & Gear

  • Vortx: Feel the Elements from TV, Movies, and Video Games

    Vortx: Feel the Elements from TV, Movies, and Video Games

    4D effects: They aren’t exclusively the province of weird tourist attractions in towns like Gatlinburg or San Antonio anymore. Now, there’s Vortx, a gadget that you can hook up to your TV or computer in order to feel on-screen elements – like wind and fire – inside the comfort of your own home, which presumably […]

  • SIXOVERONE: “The Six Pack Bottle Opener”

    SIXOVERONE: “The Six Pack Bottle Opener”

    Hopefully for your own sake your kitchen is stocked with plenty of functional devices, so you can be prepared for whatever eventualities may occur there. But how many of that kitchen gear can double as a party trick? SIXOVERONE is a new “six pack bottle opener” that does just that, provided you like to party […]

  • Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Chess, commonly known as the game of kings. Campbell’s Soup, commonly known as the soup of the common man. Artist Andy Warhol was famous for bridging the gap between the wealthy and everybody else, so it’s weirdly appropriate that now you can purchase an Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set from Kidrobot. A chess […]

  • Under-The-Jack Pack 2.0 Computer Case Goes Under Your Jacket (Video)

    Under-The-Jack Pack 2.0 Computer Case Goes Under Your Jacket (Video)

    I don’t know if this just means my head is in the gutter or what, but when I read the phrase “Under-The-Jack Pack 2.0,” I kind of assumed it was something filthy. But in reality it’s nothing of the kind – instead, it’s a laptop computer case that’s designed to fit comfortably underneath your jack(et). […]

  • Towable Tailgates Ultimate Tailgater

    Towable Tailgates Ultimate Tailgater

    Tailgating is so named for the practice of hanging out around an open tailgate, but is there any reason an enterprising tailgater should be restricted to the amenities offered by a pickup truck? I just asked my Magic Football that question, and it responded “HELL NO!” So I guess it’s cool for me to bring […]

  • Mini Crossbow from Uncommon Carry Fires Toothpicks, Matches

    Mini Crossbow from Uncommon Carry Fires Toothpicks, Matches

    Ah, the mighty crossbow, a weapon feared and respected through every corner of the realm for its efficiency, accuracy, and the fact that it makes a cool sound when you fire it. Then, there’s the Mini Crossbow from Uncommon Carry, which also has the potential to be feared and respected throughout the realm, provided it’s […]

  • ‘The Rise of Graffiti Writing’ Documentary (Trailer)

    ‘The Rise of Graffiti Writing’ Documentary (Trailer)

    A wise person once said that your bombstyle determines your tagstyle. Actually, no one ever said that, but it seemed like a good opening like for an article about a new documentary series about the art form of graffiti writing throughout the last few decades called The Rise of Graffiti Writing. Covering the work of […]