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  • Carvana Car Vending Machine Opens in Nashville (Video)

    Carvana Car Vending Machine Opens in Nashville (Video)

    Carvana is a website for buying a used car online as quickly and painlessly as possible, with delivery to the customer’s door and a seven-day money back guarantee among its features. But in Nashville they’ve opened the Carvana Car Vending Machine, which makes the experience of purchasing an automobile as simple as buying a Snickers […]

  • ‘101 Funniest Screenplays’ Released by Writers Guild of America

    ‘101 Funniest Screenplays’ Released by Writers Guild of America

    In today’s Judd Apatow-dominated world, it’s hard to imagine a time when funny Hollywood comedies started with funny scripts, rather than just groupings of talented improvisers in a room. But the Writers Guild of America remembers this wonderful era, and they celebrated it recently by releasing their list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays. The WGA’s […]

  • Lampster: Illuminate Your Workspace With Character

    Lampster: Illuminate Your Workspace With Character

    A being from a dimension populated by walking and talking lamps who accidentally falls through an interdimensional rift and is trapped in a world he never made, it’s the Lampster. I made that origin story up (with apologies to Steve Gerber), but it’s an example of the kind of imaginative ideas this creative lamp can […]

  • Triple Threat Box: Pizza Hut Unveils Three-Tiered Pizza Box

    Triple Threat Box: Pizza Hut Unveils Three-Tiered Pizza Box

    “Levels, Jerry. Levels.” Cosmo Kramer may have gotten a job with Pizza Hut‘s packaging department, because the pizza chain recently unveiled a new pizza box for the holiday season that seems to be a product of that simple yet beautiful philosophy. In honor of its three tiers, it’s known as the Triple Threat Box. Each […]

  • Vibram Sole Factor: Give Your Shoes a Chromatic Sole Upgrade

    Vibram Sole Factor: Give Your Shoes a Chromatic Sole Upgrade

    If you’re looking for an easy and colorful way to improve your sole (don’t bother going to church, that’s a different spelling), there is now a service that will replace your boring old soles with new bright and colorful ones – Vibram Sole Factor. As a shoe brand, Vibram has been known for its brightly […]

  • Trilby Connected Speaker for the Kitchen

    Trilby Connected Speaker for the Kitchen

    From the Stuff You Didn’t Realize You Needed file, it’s Trilby. Trilby is a wireless connected speaker designed specifically to be mounted somewhere in your kitchen. Once it’s there it can stream music or phone calls, display digital whiteboard messages via text, and more. The applications for Trilby should be obvious, especially if you have […]

  • HeLi-On Portable Foldable Solar Charger

    HeLi-On Portable Foldable Solar Charger

    If you have a Ray Randall-like urge to charge your devices with the power of the sun, there are a lot of options out there available to you, many of them featured on this very website. One of the most appealing is the new HeLi-On, which solves the common problem of solar chargers—how much space […]

  • Squire Pen: Minimalist Craftsmanship From Baron Fig

    Squire Pen: Minimalist Craftsmanship From Baron Fig

    People don’t use pens as much as they used to, but the people who do have standards of quality that are higher than ever. For them, there’s the Squire pen by Baron Fig, the same company that released the Confidant notebook a couple of years ago. It’s hard to describe the Squire pen without getting […]

  • Puma Autodisc Power Lacing Sneakers (Video)

    Puma Autodisc Power Lacing Sneakers (Video)

    Last month, the world collectively went nuts all over again for Back to the Future Part II, and one of the byproducts of that mass hysteria was a true-to-life Nike Mag sneaker with power laces. Now, it turns out Puma is working on an even cooler power-lacing sneaker, recently unveiled as the Puma Autodisc. The […]