Tech & Gear

  • Laser Bazooka Unveiled by Drake Anthony (Video)

    Laser Bazooka Unveiled by Drake Anthony (Video)

    Drake Anthony, aka styropyro, is a man who specializes in constructing elaborate laser weapons and other exotic devices in his garage (hey, everybody has to have a hobby). His latest work is something he calls a laser bazooka. I’m not a scientist, and I can guarantee I know a lot less about the principles involved […]

  • Dakine Party Bucket: Show Your Bucket How to Have Fun

    Dakine Party Bucket: Show Your Bucket How to Have Fun

    A wise man once said “it’s always nice to have a dad-gum bucket.” But where he was referring mostly to a bucket’s practical uses in the home, Dakine has come out with an accessory that shows a typical five-gallon bucket how have a good time. It’s called the Dakine Party Bucket. Putting aside any semantic […]

  • SlideBelts Survival Belt May Keep Your Pants And Life From Falling Down

    SlideBelts Survival Belt May Keep Your Pants And Life From Falling Down

    We’re all familiar with Batman‘s famous utility belt, which stores everything the Caped Crusader needs to fight crime in Gotham City. While such a device may be impractical in the real world, the SlideBelts Survival Belt is a reasonable substitute. Crafted from a sturdy but flexible high-tensile-strength synthetic blend, the SlideBelts Survival Belt has a […]

  • Leather Wall Pocket From Tasche

    Leather Wall Pocket From Tasche

    The standard spot for magazines or other magazine-sized objects in a home or office is on the table—a coffee table perhaps, or maybe some other kind of table or desk. Tasche is a brand that has a new solution to the problem of where to put all your extra magazines and whatnot; a Leather Wall […]

  • Word. Notebooks Firework Series

    Word. Notebooks Firework Series

    If you missed out on watching fireworks this Fourth of July weekend, or if you’re still jonesing for more, the people at Word. Notebooks have a new collection that will satisfy your explosive urges while filling the practical purpose that creative types use notebooks for. It’s the Word. Notebooks Firework Series. The Word. Notebooks Firework […]

  • Timahawk Survival Multi-Tool

    Timahawk Survival Multi-Tool

    It’s a good thing that survival expert Tim Ralston’s parents gave him the name “Tim” and not “Joe” or “Steve” or “Dick,” because if they had gone with anything other than Tim or Tom, we wouldn’t have the Timahawk, a survivalist multi-tool that packs an incredible number of functions into a single bladed instrument. The […]

  • Here One Smart Earbuds

    Here One Smart Earbuds

    If you’re walking around with earbuds crammed in your ears most of the time, you may have at some time or another wished they could do more than just play audio from a connected device (maybe? Possibly??). If so, you may be interested in a pair of Here One smart earbuds, which pack a lot […]

  • Google My Activity: See and Manage All the Goods Google Has on You

    Google My Activity: See and Manage All the Goods Google Has on You

    Remember in Ex Machina when reference is made to the main guy’s “pornography profile” being used to create an attractive woman robot for him to interact with? Creepy stuff, but it represents real anxieties people feel about the information Google and other internet companies are collecting on them. Google is striking a blow against that […]

  • ‘Mindless Violence': An Adult Coloring Book From Modern Toss

    ‘Mindless Violence': An Adult Coloring Book From Modern Toss

    Adult coloring books are a hot trend these days, but they tend to focus on either abstract patterns or tranquil scenes that don’t reflect real adult life at all. You know what does reflect real adult life? Mindless Violence, a new adult coloring book now available from Modern Toss. Mindless Violence, as its title suggests, […]