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  • ‘A Tiny Game of Pong’ for Apple Watch

    ‘A Tiny Game of Pong’ for Apple Watch

    Pong is a classic video game that almost everyone knows by name, but I’m not sure if anyone other than diehards actually play it anymore. That may change now that A Tiny Game of Pong exists, at least among Apple Watch users. A Tiny Game of Pong, like you can probably guess from the name […]

  • #HomerLive: ‘The Simpsons’ Doing Live Segment in May

    #HomerLive: ‘The Simpsons’ Doing Live Segment in May

    It’s fitting that the final frontier for television animation – live broadcast — would be achieved by The Simpsons, since the show has reached so many other milestones over the course of its historic run. It’s also fitting that it would be identified via the hashtag “#HomerLive,” over which Twitter users can submit questions to […]

  • Arrow Smart-Kart From Actev Motors

    Arrow Smart-Kart From Actev Motors

    Kids in 2016 can’t be expected to just ride around in a go-kart without important push notifications and GPS navigation, which is why the people at Actev Motors have wisely developed the Arrow Smart-Kart, for today’s plugged-in children. The Actev Arrow Smart-Kart boasts built-in WiFi and GPS tracking, and the included app allows parents to […]

  • Quartz App: News Site Unveils Texting-Like News Interface

    Quartz App: News Site Unveils Texting-Like News Interface

    Digital news outlet Quartz has launched a new app, and it’s decidedly different from the usual news site mobile app. It’s billed as “news in a whole new way,” and its user interface is similar to an ongoing text message with someone who stays really up to date on current events. The Quartz app works like […]

  • Eternal 5D Data Storage Developed by University of Southampton (Video)

    Eternal 5D Data Storage Developed by University of Southampton (Video)

    The 21st century could very well be called the Century of Data, with more and more digital media and fewer and fewer good ideas about where to store it all, especially for future generations. Researchers at the University of Southampton may have come up with a solution, though, with what they call eternal 5D. Eternal […]

  • Jeep Mud Mask: “Adventure in a Can”

    Jeep Mud Mask: “Adventure in a Can”

    This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Jeep brand, and one of the reasons the company has survived so long is image-related; everyone associates Jeep with outdoor adventure, and the brand has thrived as a result. But if the only thing you did with your Jeep was drive to church, you now have a way […]

  • Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye Available This Month

    Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye Available This Month

    In the illustrious history of the Jack Daniel’s brand, the label has never offered an aged-to-maturity rye in any form. But that’s already changing with the release of Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye this month. Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye is what whiskey and rye buffs call “grain-forward,” with a 70% rye grain bill. It’s […]

  • Halo Sport Neuropriming Headset (Video)

    Halo Sport Neuropriming Headset (Video)

    It has long been said that the brain is the most important muscle of them all, but that expression doesn’t tend to get a lot of traction in actual athletic training situations. Now there’s a company called Halo Sport that’s trying to change that through a process they refer to as Neuropriming. Neuropriming is what the […]

  • Stow: A Bike Mount for Smaller Spaces

    Stow: A Bike Mount for Smaller Spaces

    Bikes take up a lot of space, but part of the reason for that is that most bike racks and mounts themselves take up a lot of space. But the Lignum Bike Company has a potential solution for the problem of storing your bike in a place where space is at a premium: It’s called […]