Tech & Gear

  • Nevo: “The First Minimalist Connected Watch” (Video)

    Nevo: “The First Minimalist Connected Watch” (Video)

    It’s a given fact that smartwatches, while packed with cool features, aren’t generally speaking a triumph of stylish design. But the makers of Nevo are trying to change that, with a product they’re calling “the first minimalist connected watch.” Nevo does the usual smartphone things like bringing you hands-free smartphone notifications and tracking your exercise, […]

  • LEGO Record Player by Hayarobi (Video)

    LEGO Record Player by Hayarobi (Video)

    We all know that LEGO is (are?) a wondrous toy, that can make anything in your imagination real. Or at least, “real” in the sense that stuff you make with LEGO are tangible objects, but not in the sense that they actually perform their intended function (it’s a good thing for all of us that […]

  • Legacybox: Convert All Your Old Home Movies to DVD (Video)

    Legacybox: Convert All Your Old Home Movies to DVD (Video)

    Believe it or not, kids, there was a time when home movies were taken on analog formats and not just your smartphone before being instantly posted on Facebook. But if you’re not a kid, and you actually own some old home movies (or photographs) on obsolete formats, there’s a new and easy way to get […]

  • The Skull Lamp: Flat 3D Optical Illusion Shaped Like a Skull

    The Skull Lamp: Flat 3D Optical Illusion Shaped Like a Skull

    What do you expect from a Skull Lamp? If you’re like most people, the only requirement for this particular item is that it be shaped like a skull and provide some nominal amount of illumination, perhaps for writing Beetlejuice fan fiction at midnight. But the Skull Lamp from Nir Chehanowski of Studio Cheha has another […]

  • ‘Eunoia II': Artist Controls Water With Her Mind (Photos and Video)

    ‘Eunoia II': Artist Controls Water With Her Mind (Photos and Video)

    Artist Lisa Park has developed a technique that lets her control pools of water with her own brain. The technique has resulted in Eunoia II, the latest art exhibition from Park, featuring the artist, an EEG machine headset, 48 pools of water, and special speakers that vibrate and create interesting visual effects in the water. […]

  • Apple Announces Beats Music on Every iPhone in 2015

    Apple Announces Beats Music on Every iPhone in 2015

    Apple and U2 annoyed a lot of people a couple months back when they gave every iTunes user on the planet a free, tough-to-delete digital copy of the new U2 record, but apparently the trend of foisting new stuff on Apple customers isn’t going away. The company recently announced plans to include the Beats Music […]

  • Karalux Unveils 24K Gold-Plated iPad Air 2

    Karalux Unveils 24K Gold-Plated iPad Air 2

    It didn’t take long for luxury brands like Karalux to come out with a gold-plated iPad Air 2. It shouldn’t come as a surprise, since gold-plated tech products have been around for an eternity in internet years, but it’s still somewhat shocking to see gear like the already-pricy iPad Air 2 getting an even more […]

  • Kammok Roo: A Hammock You Can Actually Sleep In

    Kammok Roo: A Hammock You Can Actually Sleep In

    The hammock is one of those things that always seem a lot cooler if you’ve never actually had one. In theory, they seem great, but in practice they can be cumbersome, uncomfortable, and a recipe for slapstick disaster. But the people at Kammok have come up with the Kammok Roo, a hammock that retains most […]

  • Moleskine Smart Notebook With Creative Cloud (Video)

    Moleskine Smart Notebook With Creative Cloud (Video)

    Obsolete pieces of technology don’t get much more iconic than the Moleskine Notebook, but now the company is attempting to bring their famously low-fi brand into the cloud era, with the Moleskine Smart Notebook. Don’t worry though, the people at Moleskine haven’t compromised their most famous product just to make it compatible with “the cloud.” […]

  • Motorola Keylink: Find Lost Keys, Unlock Your Phone

    Motorola Keylink: Find Lost Keys, Unlock Your Phone

    Our smartphones might make life more convenient, but they often can’t help us when it comes to age-old problems like losing your keys.  They can now, though, with the new Motorola Keylink, a small smartphone accessory you attach to your key chain that you’ll wonder how you lived without in a couple months’ time. The Motorola […]