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  • Mandem Safe: The Safe That Looks Like a Nike Shoebox

    Mandem Safe: The Safe That Looks Like a Nike Shoebox

    A burglar breaks into your home, looking for valuables to steal. He (or she!) searches your entire apartment looking for a safe, ignoring a prominently-placed Nike shoebox on the rationale that he doesn’t know anything about sneakers and thus would have a hard time re-selling a pilfered pair. Congratulations, your Mandem Safe has officially paid […]

  • Crosshatch Aluminum Wallet From Sapling

    Crosshatch Aluminum Wallet From Sapling

    If you’re not only sick of your wallet, but sick of the whole concept of wallets in general, the people at Sapling have a novel alternative to the traditional wallet that just might set off the next metal detector you walk through. It’s the Crosshatch Aluminum Wallet. Every Crosshatch Aluminum Wallet is crafted from a […]

  • Sega Mega Drive Micro Consoles Unveiled

    Sega Mega Drive Micro Consoles Unveiled

    If you believe in God, you may want to thank Him for Nintendo‘s NES Classic Edition, because it appears to have catalyzed a trend of micro-retro-consoles that could bring joy to the hearts of millions. Sega is now getting into the action with not just one but two miniature Sega Mega Drive (aka the Sega […]

  • “Bourne in 90 Seconds”: Matt Damon Explains ‘Bourne’ (Video)

    “Bourne in 90 Seconds”: Matt Damon Explains ‘Bourne’ (Video)

    We live in an era that’s stuffed to bursting with various tortured male action heroes, and it can be hard for a person to keep all these different storylines straight, especially after some time has passed since the last installment. Never fear, because Matt Damon is here, to explain the Jason Bourne saga in “Bourne […]

  • Craft Beer Historian Being Sought by Smithsonian Institution

    Craft Beer Historian Being Sought by Smithsonian Institution

    If you’ve spent your life ensconced in the world of craft beer, it’s possible that you’ve wasted a lot of time in the pursuit of knowledge and enjoyment of that particular field. But what if it turned out not to be such a waste after all? That could be the case if you get hired […]

  • Prisma Converts Your Photographs Into Famous Artist Pastiches

    Prisma Converts Your Photographs Into Famous Artist Pastiches

    Kim Kardashian has taught us all that the selfie is a legitimate art form, but nevertheless some of us could use a little sprucing up before we can hang our selfies on the wall of a museum or art gallery. Prisma is an app that specializes in just that sprucing up, with inspiration coming courtesy […]

  • eon Turns Any Skateboard Electric

    eon Turns Any Skateboard Electric

    About eight months ago we told you about the Mellow Skateboard Drive, which can be attached to any standard deck to turn it into an electric one. Now there’s another similar product on the market.  It’s eon, which is billed by its makers at UNLIMITED as “the first modular electric powertrain for light vehicles” thanks to […]

  • ‘Justice League’ Gets First Trailer at Comic-Con (Video)

    ‘Justice League’ Gets First Trailer at Comic-Con (Video)

    One of the big complaints about the DC Comics Cinematic Universe so far is that it’s joyless, dour, and Not Any Fun At All. But it would appear that a course-correction is upon us to deal with these perceived flaws, at least if the first look at Justice League from Comic-Con is any indication. The […]

  • OvRcharge Levitating Wireless Phone Charger

    OvRcharge Levitating Wireless Phone Charger

    Right off the bat, I should tell you that it’s a little bit of a misnomer to call OvRcharge a “levitating wireless phone charger,” since technically speaking it’s your phone that levitates, not the charger. Wait, what? My phone can levitate? This is great! OvRcharge, obnoxious capitalization notwithstanding, can levitate your phone without having to […]

  • Luxury Zebra Cro: Meet the Donut That Costs $2,000

    Luxury Zebra Cro: Meet the Donut That Costs $2,000

    Dum Dum Donutterie is a specialty donut shop that’s making a splash at the London’s Just Eat Food Festival with the Luxury Zebra Cro. This is not just any donut, however.  At $2,000, it’s reportedly quite likely that it’s the most expensive donut on the planet. There’s really no way to justify a donut that […]