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  • FES Watch With Electronic Paper Display and Band

    FES Watch With Electronic Paper Display and Band

    The cool thing about electronic paper is that it can be shaped into anything an inventor might imagine, so the old rules about what goes where in conventional technology don’t really apply. That idea is strongly in evidence in the FES Watch, an e-paper watch finally released to the public following a crowdfunding campaign last […]

  • Poppi Concept Airline Would Make Air Travel More Bearable

    Poppi Concept Airline Would Make Air Travel More Bearable

    As holiday travel starts to ramp up, it’s more obvious now than ever that air travel, despite being fast and (relatively) convenient, is actually a hellishly uncomfortable experience. But Teague, a firm that specializes in air travel design, has come up with a concept airline that eliminates many of the hassles of air travel and […]

  • Enevu Cube: A “Go-Anywhere Personal Light”

    Enevu Cube: A “Go-Anywhere Personal Light”

    We’ve all heard the expression “you light up the room wherever you go” (and if you haven’t, uh, maybe you’re just shy?), but now you can literally light up any room or outdoor environment with the Enevu Cube, the “go-anywhere personal light.” The Enevu Cube is a small LED equipped with three different levels of […]

  • Ellum: Motion Sensing Light From Feltmark (Video)

    Ellum: Motion Sensing Light From Feltmark (Video)

    Those late-night trips to the bathroom can be more dangerous than you might expect – one misplaced item of clothing (or worse, a table or chair out of place), and you may have a Chevy Chase-worthy pratfall on your hands. Reduce the risk with Ellum, a new motion-sensing light from Feltmark. Ellum lights run on […]

  • Muhammad Ali Center Watch From Shinola

    Muhammad Ali Center Watch From Shinola

    New from Shinola is the latest entry in the brand’s Great Americans series: The Muhammad Ali Center Watch. While it’s sort of fun to imagine what Ali would make of the brand name “Shinola,” it’s otherwise a fitting tribute to the most iconic boxer of all time. The Muhammad Ali Center Watch was designed with […]

  • Blacknet: Portable Basketball Net for Sad Net-less Courts

    Blacknet: Portable Basketball Net for Sad Net-less Courts

    If you haven’t gotten to a point in your life at which you can comfortably afford a private basketball court, you’ve probably encountered the scourge of net-less basketball courts in your city. It’s a niche problem, to be sure, but one that is creatively and effectively addressed with Blacknet. Blacknet is a kind of portable […]

  • ‘Thriller': Iconic Michael Jackson Album Free on Google Play

    ‘Thriller': Iconic Michael Jackson Album Free on Google Play

    Here’s an intriguing 2015 business model for you: Take an album that literally everyone already owns, and offer it in a new format for free. Google Play is doing just that until November 27th, and the ubiquitous record in question is Michael Jackson‘s Thriller. Until November 27th, you can add Thriller (Google Play Exclusive Version…whatever […]

  • ‘Thunderball': Original Poster Artwork Goes Up for Auction

    ‘Thunderball': Original Poster Artwork Goes Up for Auction

    Even people who hate James Bond movies have to admit that the posters are pretty cool – and this is triply true of the posters from the 60s, when posters were objectively better than they are now. So it’s pretty cool that some of Frank McCarthy’s original poster art for the 1965 Bond adventure Thunderball […]

  • Oreo Churros: Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Oreo Churros: Coming to a Grocery Store Near You

    Hurtling recklessly towards the inevitable future in which every food item has been combined with every other food item, Nabisco is introducing Oreo Churros to North America, in not just one but two different variations – full 10-inch, and bite-sized. This isn’t the first time Oreo Churros have been seen, with limited editions having reared […]