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  • CROSS Townsend ‘Star Wars’ Collection: Mightier Than the Lightsaber

    CROSS Townsend ‘Star Wars’ Collection: Mightier Than the Lightsaber

    Star Wars fans are famous for buying anything and everything with the Star Wars logo on it, but the people at CROSS didn’t take that as a license to rest on their laurels with their new officially licensed line of limited edition Townsend pens – the CROSS Townsend Star Wars Collection. The CROSS Townsend Star […]

  • ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    There was no Instagram in Andy Warhol‘s day, although you don’t have to be a serious Warhol scholar to figure out he would have loved it. But there were Polaroid cameras, and Warhol predictably took a real shine to the instant photography technology, taking a wide variety of Polaroids from the time he first got […]

  • Wood Kubb: A Computer in a Small Wooden Block

    Wood Kubb: A Computer in a Small Wooden Block

    The general design approach to computers is all about sleek curves, plastic, and metal, but designer Jean-Christophe Agobert has shown that there is another way with his latest project now raising funds on Kickstarter. It’s the Wood Kubb, a computer with all of its works inside a small block of wood. The Wood Kubb will […]

  • Scosche boomBOTTLE+: Hold Music in Your Bike’s Bottle Cage

    Scosche boomBOTTLE+: Hold Music in Your Bike’s Bottle Cage

    Hydration is extremely important, especially if you’re engaged in a lot of physical activity like bicycling. But you know what?  Some things are more important than water – like music, for instance.  And that’s precisely why the Scosche boomBOTTLE+ exists. The Scosche boomBOTTLE+ is a portable Bluetooth speaker designed to fit snugly in a standard bicycle […]

  • Vibram Furoshiki: A Shoe That Wraps Around the Foot

    Vibram Furoshiki: A Shoe That Wraps Around the Foot

    Remember those weird toe shoes that started popping up a while back? Now, the company that made those Five Fingers shoes, Vibram, is back with another radical approach to footwear. It’s the Vibram Furoshiki, so-named for a traditional Japanese cloth-wrap technique that inspired the shoe’s unusual (to say the least) construction. The Vibram Furoshiki is […]

  • Ion IT34 Duo Deck Ultra-Portable USB Turntable with Cassette Deck

    Ion IT34 Duo Deck Ultra-Portable USB Turntable with Cassette Deck

    We’ve all been in this situation: We go to play our favorite cassette tape, but it won’t fit anywhere on our turntable! Then, on a different day, we try to play a record, and wouldn’t you know it, the cassette player we bought to replace our record player is nowhere near adequately equipped to handle […]