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  • KNASA: The Chef’s Knife Inspired by NASA

    KNASA: The Chef’s Knife Inspired by NASA

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, I’m sad to say, isn’t what it used to be. Fifty years ago it held the eyes of the world as it raced against Russia to make it to the moon, not out of any practical necessity but in the name of scientific exploration. Those days are over, but […]

  • Fruitcake Frappuccino Released by Starbucks

    Fruitcake Frappuccino Released by Starbucks

    The holiday season is now upon us, and that means the accompanying onslaught of yuletide beverages and food products from our corporate masters. It’s still kind of hard to believe, though, that Starbucks would turn to the most infamously least-loved holiday dessert in existence for the inspiration of their latest concoction, but that’s exactly what […]

  • Roxxlyn: Tech Accessories Made Out of Ancient Stone

    Roxxlyn: Tech Accessories Made Out of Ancient Stone

    Plastic and metal are the dominant materials of everyday life in the 21st century, and if you’re lucky you might get to interact with some wood from time to time too, just to stay in touch with nature. Roxxlyn is a mobile tech accessory brand that takes a Flinstonian approach, crafting its products out of […]

  • RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    RetroEngine Sigma: Play Games From Every Classic Console (Video)

    News of the NES Classic Edition has been greeted mostly with excitement in casual gaming circles, for its wealth of pre-loaded NES classics and its simple plug-and-play design. But it’s also been criticized as not giving users a way to explore classic games on their own, limited as it is to just 30 titles from […]

  • Amazon Prime Air Makes First Delivery by Drone (Video)

    Amazon Prime Air Makes First Delivery by Drone (Video)

    One of Amazon‘s plans for the future that’s known to the general public is to begin delivering parcels via a fully automated process that includes final air delivery by drone. We’re still a ways off from packages being dropped from the sky like aid packages in war zones, but a new video from Amazon Prime […]

  • ‘Dunkirk': Chris Nolan’s WWII Drama Has First Trailer (Video)

    ‘Dunkirk': Chris Nolan’s WWII Drama Has First Trailer (Video)

    It’s been several months since fans got their first look at Dunkirk by way of a very brief teaser. Now, they can get a full trailer‘s worth of material on Christopher Nolan‘s WWII drama, based on the real-life “Operation Dynamo” that saved the lives of more than 300,000 Allied soldiers during a particularly harrowing stretch of […]

  • Torch Coat Heater: Stay Warmer in Any Coat

    Torch Coat Heater: Stay Warmer in Any Coat

    As winter turns colder and crueler every day, it’s very possible that your coat just isn’t warm enough. If so, there’s now a way for you to crank up the heat on virtually any coat you own or can borrow: The Torch Coat Heater, a new piece of wearable heating technology for the particularly cold-blooded. […]

  • Strike: “The World’s First Smart Baseball”

    Strike: “The World’s First Smart Baseball”

    It’s somehow comfortable to know that America’s pastime is still able to get a little smarter, even these days. That’s the promise of Strike, billed by its makers as the first smart baseball in the world and loaded with technological features that will help you improve your ballgame. Strike “can detect and display the speed, […]

  • ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer Released (Video)

    ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer Released (Video)

    We’ve now had three big-screen Spider-Men since the turn of the century, the latest having made his soft debut in Captain America: Civil War. Now it’s time for the latest generation Peter Parker model to make his solo entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and the film’s recently premiered first trailer makes a positive case […]