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  • Vans x Disney ‘101 Dalmatians’ Teaser Image Hits Internet

    Vans x Disney ‘101 Dalmatians’ Teaser Image Hits Internet

    It might not be common knowledge nowadays, but Disney and Vans actually have something of a history together that goes beyond recent collaborative collections – starting in the 1980s, there were several different lines of exclusive Vans sneakers to be had at Disneyland, for example. Now, the two brands are looking back at their illustrious […]

  • Leaf Plug N’ Plant Cannabis Growing System

    Leaf Plug N’ Plant Cannabis Growing System

    As marijuana edges closer and closer to being a wholly legitimate industry, we’re going to be seeing more and more products capitalizing on this previously untapped market. The latest is Leaf, a “Plug N’ Plant” system that seeks to make growing marijuana in your house an exceedingly simple operation. Leaf is a mini-fridge-sized chamber with room […]

  • Phone-Brella: A Hands-Free Umbrella (Video)

    Phone-Brella: A Hands-Free Umbrella (Video)

    There’s practically no limit to the ways a stiff rainstorm can cut into your productivity, but one underrated one would have to be that you can’t answer texts, check voice mail messages, or any of the other stuff you can’t do with your phone while you’re holding an umbrella. But … NO MORE, thanks to […]

  • ‘Backwater': A Virtual Reality Experience Presented by MINI (Video)

    ‘Backwater': A Virtual Reality Experience Presented by MINI (Video)

    We’re living in an exciting period in which companies are just beginning to discover the potential for “virtual reality experiences” but the medium hasn’t become played out to the point of being tedious and boring. And so we have Backwater, a 360-degree short presented by MINI. Backwater is a thriller about a guy who works […]

  • Qwerkywriter: Typwriter-Style Keyboard for Wireless Devices

    Qwerkywriter: Typwriter-Style Keyboard for Wireless Devices

    Who doesn’t miss the feeling of banging on an old-fashioned typewriter keyboard like Jessica Fletcher in the opening titles to Murder, She Wrote? Now, you no longer have to scour thrift stores and garage sales to make your typewriter fantasies come true – instead, you can just grab yourself a Qwerkywriter, which has the added […]

  • “Good Burger” Reunion Happens on ‘The Tonight Show’ (Video)

    “Good Burger” Reunion Happens on ‘The Tonight Show’ (Video)

    Almost certainly the most beloved recurring sketch ever to come from 90s favorite All That, “Good Burger” was successful enough to get turned into a feature film (which, I understand, is actually still pretty good almost 20 years later), though a return to those Nickelodeon fast food glory days seemed impossible for a long time. […]

  • Hoverboard One-Wheeled Electric Skateboard

    Hoverboard One-Wheeled Electric Skateboard

    We now live in a world where hoverboards are actual reality rather than just science fiction, which means it might not have been the greatest idea to name a one-wheeled electric skateboard Hoverboard. Still, the board that doesn’t actually hover is still a pretty cool piece of tech as far as electric skateboards go. Hoverboard […]

  • Pygmy Titanium Micro Multitool

    Pygmy Titanium Micro Multitool

    Multitools usually feature some kind of folding or telescoping function in order to pack so much usefulness into a small package. But, as everyone knows by now, there’s always another way, like the one proposed by Chris Schnelle and Sarah Schnelle, the inventors of the Pygmy titanium micro-multitool. Pygmy, as its name suggests, is incredibly […]

  • Kole: Handmade Pocket-Size Thermal Flask

    Kole: Handmade Pocket-Size Thermal Flask

    Yossi and Max are a pair of designers who’ve come up with an unusual approach to the flask – a design which has been more or less calcified for decades. They call it Kole, a flask that replaces the flatness of the usual hip flask with a sleek torpedo-like design that’s even more portable and […]