NEWS

  • Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

    Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

    The biggest question for us as the human race going forward is something like “where the heck are we going to get all the energy we need?” I certainly don’t know, which is why I’m glad there are companies like Tesla around, who recently introduced the Tesla Powerwall, a battery that can more efficiently power an […]

  • The Attachment Shovel: Myriad Tools Built Into a Shovel

    The Attachment Shovel: Myriad Tools Built Into a Shovel

    There are a lot of things you can do with a shovel – you can dig a hole, you can move coal from one pile into a furnace, you can smack home intruders in the back of the head. But even the sturdiest shovel can’t compete with The Attachment Shovel by Urban Tactical. This thing can charge […]

  • Grooveshark: Music Service Shuts Down, Surrenders to Record Labels

    Grooveshark: Music Service Shuts Down, Surrenders to Record Labels

    Music streaming service Grooveshark finally shut its virtual doors recently, succumbing to legal pressure regarding its unlicensed streaming of a huge library of music, some of it not available on more legitimate streaming sites like Spotify. The site’s swan song came in the form of a statement posted on April 30th, which you can read on the […]

  • ‘All Trailers Are The Same': New Short Compares Film Trailers (Video)

    ‘All Trailers Are The Same': New Short Compares Film Trailers (Video)

    There’s a by-product of going to the movies a lot, and it’s seeing the same trailers a bunch of times. It gives you a chance to analyze the similarities between trailers, which is clearly what the people at Red Letter Media have done, given the recent release of their video All Trailers Are The Same. You […]

  • Nike Air Trainer 1 “Jerry Rice”

    Nike Air Trainer 1 “Jerry Rice”

    One of the latest Nike releases is a tribute to Jerry Rice, legendary wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers. And it’s that team that provides the chromatic inspiration for the colorway that takes his name, in the Nike Air Trainer 1 “Jerry Rice” sneaker. The 49ers aren’t the only aspect of Jerry Rice’s past to […]

  • That ‘Jump Street’/’Men in Black’ Crossover Actually Happening

    That ‘Jump Street’/’Men in Black’ Crossover Actually Happening

    One of the most intriguing pieces of information to come out of last year’s Sony email hack was the suggestion of a cross over between the 21 Jump Street and Men in Black franchises. Now, it turns out that it wasn’t just idle chatter between Sony executives, but that there’s actually a Jump Street/Men in Black crossover in the works. The Jump […]

  • Blue Origin Unveils First Rocket Test Launch (Video)

    Blue Origin Unveils First Rocket Test Launch (Video)

    When Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that he was going to start a private space rocket company, there were probably a lot of people who scoffed or thought to themselves that he couldn’t do it. Well, the joke’s on all of Bezos’ ex-girlfriends now, because his space rocket company Blue Origin recently released video of their first rocket […]

  • Man of the World Travel Toothbrush Holder

    Man of the World Travel Toothbrush Holder

    The question of what to do with your toothbrush when you’re on the road is a tough one, but Man of the World has come up with an answer that’s both effective and, weirdly, kind of cool-looking. It’s the Man of the World Travel Toothbrush Holder, which will keep those bristles germ-free while your toothbrush languishes […]

  • Infiniti Vision Gran Turismo Concept Gets Real-World Debut (Photos)

    Infiniti Vision Gran Turismo Concept Gets Real-World Debut (Photos)

    If you played any Gran Turismo 6 at all, it’s possible you’ve been acquainted with the sexy Vision Gran Turismo concept car, and you could be forgiven for thinking it would remain 1’s and 0’s forever. But thanks to the automotive overlords at Infiniti, the car has escaped the digital world and came roaring into our metal-and-plastic one, […]

  • Crosley Revolution Portable USB Turntable

    Crosley Revolution Portable USB Turntable

    One interesting aspect of the recent surge in popularity for vinyl LPs is how poor a fit they make with today’s all-portable, all-tiny technology. But the people at Crosley have somehow managed a portable record player that you can purportedly take almost anywhere – the Crosley Revolution portable USB turntable. The Crosley Revolution takes up […]