Tech & Gear

  • Bare Light: Transparent Glass Light Sockets

    Bare Light: Transparent Glass Light Sockets

    Some people just enjoy being able to see inside the stuff in their house, whether there are any moving parts to look at or not. The next time you’re visiting somebody like that, I wouldn’t be the least bit surprised if you saw a bunch of bulbs attached to Bare Light sockets illuminating everything in […]

  • Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger (Video)

    Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger (Video)

    If you can’t afford a DeLorean time machine but you still want to show a little love to Doc Brown’s signature creation, you might be interested in the Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger from ThinkGeek. Unlike its fictional counterpart in the Back to the Future movies, the Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger won’t let you […]

  • ‘One Dollar Bill’ by Andy Warhol Sells for $30.7 Million

    ‘One Dollar Bill’ by Andy Warhol Sells for $30.7 Million

    Pop art lore says that a friend once asked Andy Warhol to paint what he loved most, and the result was One Dollar Bill, one of the all-time great odes to the Almighty Dollar. Now, his painting has sold at a Sotheby’s auction for around 30.7 million one dollar bills. One Dollar Bill is kind […]

  • Survival Laces From Wasatch Outdoors: Much More Than Shoelaces

    Survival Laces From Wasatch Outdoors: Much More Than Shoelaces

    Shoelaces are not really one of the things I find myself thinking about very often.  In fact, the only time I do think about them is when I’m tying them, and sometimes not even then. But someone at Wasatch Outdoors has clearly put a lot of thought into the potential of shoelaces, because now we […]

  • Garmin Varia Rearview Radar for Bicycles

    Garmin Varia Rearview Radar for Bicycles

    One of the reasons bikes are a bit riskier on the open road than cars is because of the lack of conventional rear-view mirrors, but a new product from Garmin actually does a mirror one or two better. It’s the Garmin Varia Rearview Radar. The Garmin Varia Rearview Radar is a radar unit designed to […]

  • Kamawatch Hypercolor Watch Changes Colors With Temperature (Photos)

    Kamawatch Hypercolor Watch Changes Colors With Temperature (Photos)

    Smartwatches are great and all, but sometimes you just want a watch that tells you the time – and, uh, the temperature. To satisfy those requirements in a very cool-looking way is the Kamawatch Hypercolor, a watch that uses thermal technology to change color along with the temperature – much like a mood ring, but […]

  • The Anchor From Elevation Lab Stores Headphones Under Your Desk (Photos)

    The Anchor From Elevation Lab Stores Headphones Under Your Desk (Photos)

    One common quandary that never gets talked about is headphone storage. Where are you supposed to keep your headphones, especially if you, perish the thought, have two pairs? Elevation Lab has the answer: Right under your desk, with The Anchor. The Anchor is a simple yet brilliant two-sided hook that mounts on the bottom of […]

  • Titanium Pocket Bit: Keyring, Screwdriver, EDC Multitool

    Titanium Pocket Bit: Keyring, Screwdriver, EDC Multitool

    It’s not a good idea to load your keyring down with a bunch of unnecessary garbage – before you know it you’re lugging around a pound or two of metal on that thing, which is a bit of a waste for something that’s really just supposed to hold your keys. But the Titanium Pocket Bit […]

  • MoDe:Flex is The New Smart Bike From Ford (Photos)

    MoDe:Flex is The New Smart Bike From Ford (Photos)

    New from Ford, it’s the latest part (and the third smart bicycle) of their Smart Mobility project, the confusingly named MoDe:Flex. This smart bike was engineered with cycling enthusiasts in mind, but it comes equipped with an array of smart technology features that would probably make a seasoned cyclist gasp. That includes the MoDe:Flex’s pothole […]