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  • ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Gets One More Trailer (Video)

    ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Gets One More Trailer (Video)

    The odds of anyone reading this A: Caring about the new Star Wars trailer and B: Not having seen it yet are hovering somewhere around the 0 mark, but just in case there’s someone out there who’s suffered a non-fatal stroke and is paralyzed in front of a browser that’s displaying posts from only this […]

  • Ember Smart Mug Gives You Unparalleled Control Over Temperature

    Ember Smart Mug Gives You Unparalleled Control Over Temperature

    If you think about it, it’s kind of amazing that human beings have been so enamored with hot beverages for so long, given how much of a pain they can actually be to drink. They either scald your tongue and mouth, or they sink into tepidness with alarming quickness, so you have like a 5-minute […]

  • Wove Band: Woven Polyvera Smart Band (Video)

    Wove Band: Woven Polyvera Smart Band (Video)

    Smarwatches are really just getting started (unless you believe they’re already on the way out, which may also be true), but it’s already inspired at least one non-imitator: The Wove Band by Polyvera, billed by the WIRED line “don’t call it a smartwatch.” You may nevertheless be tempted to call the Polyvera Wove Band a […]

  • Shark Jaw Bottle Opener From Cool Material

    Shark Jaw Bottle Opener From Cool Material

    The people at Cool Material are the reigning kings of weird novelty bottle openers, and their latest joint in that arena is perfect for Halloween. It’s called the Shark Jaw Bottle Opener, but as you can see in the photo up above it could be imagined to be shaped like the jaws of almost any […]

  • ‘James Bond Cars’ Book Coming Next Month

    ‘James Bond Cars’ Book Coming Next Month

    James Bond, as a person, is like 90 percent defined by his stuff (and I say this as a Bond fan). And the most important piece of stuff that he owns is always his car, whatever model he might be driving at the time. It’s that line of cars that is the subject of the […]

  • Catacombs of Paris: Macabre Free One-Night Stay Offered by Airbnb

    Catacombs of Paris: Macabre Free One-Night Stay Offered by Airbnb

    If your plans for Halloween aren’t creepy enough for your liking, Airbnb is doing a pretty cool promotion that gives you a slight chance at having the creepiest Halloween of your whole life (provided you never run into any actual ghouls or psycho-killers on any future Halloween nights). It’s a giveaway for a free one-night […]

  • Metperial Titanium Little Bit More Zipper-Size Multitool

    Metperial Titanium Little Bit More Zipper-Size Multitool

    If you think multitools are all well and good but could stand to be a little bit smaller, there’s a product now blowing everybody away on Kickstarter that fits the bill (as well as on your zipper). It’s the Metperial Titanium Little Bit More, a wire stripper, knife, cutter, fingernail clipper, shackle wrench, pry bar, […]

  • ‘Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space’ Released by NASA (Video)

    ‘Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space’ Released by NASA (Video)

    NASA‘s fascination with zero-gravity liquid dynamics continues with a new video recently released by the space agency, taken on board the International Space Station. It’s called (in a typical businesslike touch) Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space. And, as promised, it features Red 4K video of colorful liquid in space. The main innovation […]