Tech & Gear

  • 11+ World Clock (Video)

    11+ World Clock (Video)

    In this day and age, finding out the time in another time zone is a simple matter of checking your phone (even flip phones usually have some kind of world clock programmed into them). So any new world clock design would need to have some kind of novel approach to be worth your attention.  And […]

  • 9 Reasons Every Guy Should Own A GoPro

    9 Reasons Every Guy Should Own A GoPro

    By this time, if you haven’t heard of GoPro, it’s because you’ve either been in a coma for the last couple years or because you’ve been trapped beneath a rock after a bad hiking accident. But you still might be on the fence about actually getting one. To help you take the plunge on what […]

  • Rate the Natural World With the RootsRated App (Video)

    Rate the Natural World With the RootsRated App (Video)

    The internet is full of sites and apps that are designed to let you keep track of what you consume through ratings and diary entries—GoodReads for books, Letterboxd for films, RateYourMusic for…I believe that one is for music, etc.—but the natural beauty of Earth has been mostly left out, save the occasional Yelp listing. Now, […]

  • Keep Your House Healthy With WallyHome (Video)

    Keep Your House Healthy With WallyHome (Video)

    Owning a home is a daunting task for many reasons, but chief among them is how many terrible things can happen out of sight (and out of mind, until the problem becomes too big to stay hidden). But a new gadget can keep your aware of at least some of the issues that can turn […]

  • Rado HyperChrome Touch Dual Timer Watch (Video)

    Rado HyperChrome Touch Dual Timer Watch (Video)

    BaselWorld 2014 was a few months ago, but the treasures it offered to watch lovers around the world are still being sifted through now. One of those treasures is the Rado HyperChrome Touch Dual Timer, a watch billed as “the first ceramic touch watch with two time zones.” Despite not having a screen to speak […]

  • Simeon Georgiev Imagines Robots by Givenchy (Pics)

    Simeon Georgiev Imagines Robots by Givenchy (Pics)

    If Simeon Georgiev’s name seems familiar to you, it’s probably because you remember his robotic Nike project from a while back. Now, the artist has returned for another round of futuristic robotic style, this one as a tribute to Givenchy. The project is called Givenchy “Robotics,” and it imagines what it would look like if […]

  • VCXO “Magic Button” Watch Collection (Video)

    VCXO “Magic Button” Watch Collection (Video)

    There’s something inherently pleasurable, especially in today’s digital world, about a watch with an old-fashioned mechanical movement. But the downside to such a watch is that you’re dependent on some other timepiece to set the time, which can also be a difficult process (unless you have really tiny fingers). The VCXO “Magic Button” collection, which […]

  • GoPro Dual HERO System for 3D Video (Pics)

    GoPro Dual HERO System for 3D Video (Pics)

    The GoPro camera has already revolutionized the way regular people can collect awesome first-person video of their adventures, but now the company is taking the next logical step for any camera maker: 3D video. It’s called the GoPro Dual HERO System, and it works (like most 3D recording systems) by capturing two simultaneous images that […]

  • BKON Craft Brewer (Video)

    BKON Craft Brewer (Video)

    There are lots of ways for beverage hobbyists to brew their own teas or coffees, but the BKON Craft Brewer seeks to provide the easiest and most technologically advanced method yet created. It’s called RAIN, which stands for Reverse Atmospheric INfusion, and it creates a vacuum that infuses the flavors of your choosing with the […]