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  • Square Off Smart Automated Chessboard

    Square Off Smart Automated Chessboard

    If chess is the game of kings, then Square Off is chess for the cyborg kings of the future, where complex technology is layered underneath age-old board game traditions. It’s a real board, with real pieces, but it can be controlled via smartphone and synced up to opponents anywhere with an internet connection, so you […]

  • CHiP Smart Cookie Oven (Video)

    CHiP Smart Cookie Oven (Video)

    Another entry in the K-cup inspired home cooking appliance genre has made its way to the public, and for something that even many of us kitchen-idiots have already learned to make with our regular oven. It’s called CHiP, and it is a WiFi-connected “smart cookie oven” for enjoying cookies in an even easier, faster, and hopefully […]

  • ‘Nick Fouquet’s Flame-Treated Hatmaking Masterclass’ (Video)

    ‘Nick Fouquet’s Flame-Treated Hatmaking Masterclass’ (Video)

    Nick Fouquet is the hatmaker behind Pharrell‘s famous oversized hats, among other things, and the artist recently gave the public a look at the processes he uses to make his unique signature creations. It’s called Nick Fouquet’s Flame-Treated Hatmaking Masterclass, and if you’ve got two and a half minutes to spare you can learn something […]

  • Ever Tires: Bike Tires That Won’t Go Flat for 5000 Miles

    Ever Tires: Bike Tires That Won’t Go Flat for 5000 Miles

    If you believe certain conspiracy theorists on the subject, the tire industry has had access to a no-flat tire model for decades, keeping it from the public for the obvious reason that people with tires that don’t go flat never have to buy new tires. Now, it seems, a group of freedom fighters behind the […]

  • Gonzo Guardz ForeverGlass: Indestructible iPhone Screen Protectors

    Gonzo Guardz ForeverGlass: Indestructible iPhone Screen Protectors

    There is almost nothing quite so demoralizing as a cracked iPhone screen. The Gonzo Guardz ForeverGlass is a new screen protector that can help you ensure that you will never have to check texts through a giant, horrific crack in reality, and it’s backed up by an attention-getting lifetime warranty. Gonzo Guardz ForeverGlass lives up […]

  • 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    2016 Whisky Advent Calendar From Drinks By the Dram

    Another holiday season approacheth, and if you want to count it down with something a little stronger than the traditional chocolate, you can do it with the Drinks By The Dram 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar, featuring 24 different whisky samples. Each whisky sample in the 2016 Whisky Advent Calendar corresponds to a day of Advent.  It’s […]

  • “The Wall”: Corona Releases Election Day Campaign Ad (Video)

    “The Wall”: Corona Releases Election Day Campaign Ad (Video)

    I hopefully don’t have to tell you that today is Election Day in the US, and that you should hit up your local polling place if you haven’t already (and it’s not too late for you to do so). But Mexican beer brand Corona has produced a message specifically for today, and in case you’re […]

  • The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    The Flying Frenchies: Daredevil Troupe Releases New Video

    It’s Election Day in the United States, but it’s important to remember our brethren across the ocean, particularly when they’re BASE jumping and engaging in extreme surfing stunts for the amusement of viewers all over the world. I’m talking about The Flying Frenchies, a group of daredevil adventurers who recently released their latest video to […]

  • Sega Genesis is Coming Back Next Year

    Sega Genesis is Coming Back Next Year

    The retro gaming trend has officially gone mainstream.  Not only is the NES coming back to much fanfare, but it’s recently been announced that the Sega Genesis is also returning, albeit in a form that is probably not going to be as tempting to casual players. That’s because the Sega Genesis, unlike the NES Classic […]

  • Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    Selfie Room Added to Russian Au Pont Rouge Department Store

    The modern apparel shopping experience involves not just grabbing clothes off the rack and buying them, but also requires at least one selfie stop in order to maximize the social media capital from the excursion. Now, Russian department store Au Pont Rouge in Saint Petersburg have made that unofficial part of the ritual official with […]