Tech & Gear

  • Six Mile Pencil Measures Your Drawing In Miles (Photos)

    Six Mile Pencil Measures Your Drawing In Miles (Photos)

    When you become prolific in any creative field, it becomes natural to be obsessed by questions of quantity. A writer might wonder how many words he’s written in a year, or a painter might think in terms of gallons of paint or number of brushstrokes. For an artist who works in pencil, one way to […]

  • BlazingBlock Portable Outdoor Wood Bonfire (Video)

    BlazingBlock Portable Outdoor Wood Bonfire (Video)

    The concepts of portability and open fire don’t seem to go too well together, which is exactly why someone had to create a portable bonfire. It’s called BlazingBlock, a portable and completely self-contained burning block that you can take with you on camping trips, to the beach, or even camping trips at the beach. BlazingBlock […]

  • Chargerito: “The World’s Smallest Phone Charger” (Video)

    Chargerito: “The World’s Smallest Phone Charger” (Video)

    When a product as billed as “the world’s most …” anything, it’s understandable to look at it slightly askance. But Chargerito, which is claimed by its makers to be “the world’s smallest phone charger,” would appear to have a legitimate claim to the title. At just 2.1″ x 1.3″, it’s roughly the same size as […]

  • HEX Reveals New iPhone 6 Cases and Wallets (Pics)

    HEX Reveals New iPhone 6 Cases and Wallets (Pics)

    It’s a good time to be in the phone case game, because every time they come out with a new model phone, you can sell all your old customers new cases for it. HEX is in on the action with their new iPhone 6 collection, made up of new revised versions of their popular Icon, […]

  • Radmo Phone Mount Works Without Suction Cups

    Radmo Phone Mount Works Without Suction Cups

    Cell phones have been around for decades now, but we’ve yet to completely crack what we’re supposed to do with them in the car. Smartphones usually come with a “driving mode” that facilitates safer operation of essential functions (like GPS navigation) and text messaging by voice, but what about where to physically put your phone […]

  • Casio G-Shock G’Mix GBA-400 Digital Smartwatch

    Casio G-Shock G’Mix GBA-400 Digital Smartwatch

    You might think that the classic Casio G-Shock line of distinctive digital watches are at odds with the new generation of smartwatches that are coming out all the time. But you’d be wrong, and the Casio G-Shock G’Mix GBA-400 is the latest piece of evidence in that regard. The “G’Mix” in Casio G-Shock G’Mix GBA-400 […]

  • Beartooth: Stay Connected Even When WiFi and Cell Networks Fail (Video)

    Beartooth: Stay Connected Even When WiFi and Cell Networks Fail (Video)

    Communications companies like to put forth the idea that no matter where you go, you can get cell phone service. Anyone who’s actually traveled far enough outside the city limits knows this to be false, though. And those of us who make those kinds of treks regularly (or maybe even live in those uncrowded rural […]