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  • Biopod: “World’s First Smart Microhabitat”

    Biopod: “World’s First Smart Microhabitat”

    If you’re looking for a way to grow plants and/or provide shelter and sustenance to small animals in your house in such a way that isn’t linked to marijuana cultivation, there is now a product in the works for you. It’s called Biopod, and it’s billed as the “world’s first smart microhabitat.” Biopod can be […]

  • Textcast: App Combines Texting and Blogging

    Textcast: App Combines Texting and Blogging

    It’s a common anxiety – you have an audience out there, but you aren’t reaching them as conveniently and with as little effort as might be possible. For you, there’s Textcast, an app that allows you to sign people up to receive transmissions you send via text. In some ways, Textcast hearkens back to the […]

  • Not Your Father’s Ginger Ale: Alcoholic Ginger Ale

    Not Your Father’s Ginger Ale: Alcoholic Ginger Ale

    You might remember a while back when Not Your Father’s Root Beer came out, allowing you to simultaneously indulge your urges to drink root beer and get drunk. Some people just can’t get behind the taste of root beer, though, so now Small Town Brewery is coming out with Not Your Father’s Ginger Ale. Not […]

  • Disney Prosthetic Arms From Open Bionics

    Disney Prosthetic Arms From Open Bionics

    After their recent acquisitions of Star Wars and Marvel Comics (two fictional realities in which limb loss plays a huge role), Disney pretty much had no choice but to increase their corporate presence in the field of prosthetic limbs. Which is my annoying way of introducing what’s actually a very cool thing – a line […]

  • Framebridge: Custom Frames for Posters and Photos

    Framebridge: Custom Frames for Posters and Photos

    As I write this, I have a Soviet-era Yuri Gagarin poster leaning against my wall, a Marvel Comics Human Torch Fantastic Four cover poster sitting on a table, and a Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame poster sitting around somewhere. I’m sharing this not because I want to blow you away with […]

  • Pause: Therapeutic Tai-Chi Stress-Relief App

    Pause: Therapeutic Tai-Chi Stress-Relief App

    Human existence can be a burden and a chore, so it just makes good sense to take a break every now and again. But how? One option is a new iPhone app called Pause. The Pause app encourages users to take a moment in quiet contemplation, with a user interface inspired by the tai chi […]

  • ‘W/ Bob & David’ Gets Full Trailer (Video)

    ‘W/ Bob & David’ Gets Full Trailer (Video)

    In a month to the day, the hotly anticipated reunion of David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, and the rest of the legendary Mr. Show ensemble will hit Netflix in a show that’s apparently now officially titled W/ Bob & David. Now, a trailer for the show has hit the internet, and I’m proud to report it […]