Tech & Gear

  • OvRcharge Levitating Wireless Phone Charger

    OvRcharge Levitating Wireless Phone Charger

    Right off the bat, I should tell you that it’s a little bit of a misnomer to call OvRcharge a “levitating wireless phone charger,” since technically speaking it’s your phone that levitates, not the charger. Wait, what? My phone can levitate? This is great! OvRcharge, obnoxious capitalization notwithstanding, can levitate your phone without having to […]

  • Teal: “The World’s Fastest Production Drone”

    Teal: “The World’s Fastest Production Drone”

    Now that drone racing is officially the Sport of the Future, the other, larger race to build the fastest drone that will probably last the rest of our lives is officially on. The current champion is Teal, purported to be the fastest production consumer drone in the world that can reach flight speeds of up […]

  • Switch House Can: Peter Saville Collaborates With Fourpure Brewery

    Switch House Can: Peter Saville Collaborates With Fourpure Brewery

    Even if you’re not familiar with the name Peter Saville, there’s a good chance you’re still familiar with his work in the field of visual design. That’s because he’s been the man behind the visual identities of such music acts as Joy Division, New Order, and even Kanye West. His latest project is a collaboration […]

  • Sony Z9D 4K TV: A 100-Inch, 4K Ultra HDTV

    Sony Z9D 4K TV: A 100-Inch, 4K Ultra HDTV

    The television of your dreams has been unveiled by Sony, but in order to get one you’re going to have to spend a lot more than you’ve ever spent on a TV before (probably). It’s the Sony Z9D, a 100-inch 4K ultra-HD television that offers an equally unparalleled picture quality to go along with its […]

  • True North Spin Coin From J.L. Lawson

    True North Spin Coin From J.L. Lawson

    Coins, generally manufactured for use as currency, can also be used in various leisure activities.  Much like Pogs, you can flip ‘em, spin ‘em, collect ‘em, display ‘em, toss ‘em, etc. It’s the second one we’re concerned with here, however. Sure, a nice quarter might spin for a second or two, but if you’re ready […]

  • Twitter Verified Accounts: Now Available to General Public

    Twitter Verified Accounts: Now Available to General Public

    It’s the end of an era: Twitter‘s famous blue check mark, the universal symbol of “that guy on Twitter is really that guy,” is now available to the general populace, and not just to famous celebrities and notable figures through a process that few understood. Twitter verified accounts, the official name for accounts blessed with […]

  • Top-Tweeted Emojis by Country Released by Twitter

    Top-Tweeted Emojis by Country Released by Twitter

    How much can you tell about a person from which emoji they use the most? You might get a slight glimpse into their personality, one that fits into what you know about them as a whole, but if they’re a stranger I don’t know if you can tell too much. However, when you expand that to […]