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  • MOBOT: “The World’s First Foam Roller Water Bottle”

    MOBOT: “The World’s First Foam Roller Water Bottle”

    Water bottles are great for carrying water, and for drinking, but if for some reason you’ve ever tried to use one to massage your aching muscles, you know how inadequate they can be in that regard. Now, there’s MOBOT, a combination water bottle and foam roller massager that seeks to be an indispensable part of […]

  • Albert Brooks: All of Comedian’s Films Added to Netflix

    Albert Brooks: All of Comedian’s Films Added to Netflix

    In case you were enjoying your Fourth of July/Canada Day double header in a drunken stupor, you may not have heard some exciting news for comedy fans and Netflix subscribers. If not, we’re pleased to inform you that all of the movies directed by Albert Brooks (who the general public best knows for his work as […]

  • ‘Sully': Movie About Heroic Pilot Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Sully': Movie About Heroic Pilot Gets Trailer (Video)

    We all remember Captain Chesley B. Sullenberger, who heroically made an emergency landing on the Hudson River back in 2009. Now, it’s somehow a movie.  And not some cheap low-budget affair either, but a big studio picture directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Tom Hanks. Now, a trailer for Sully has hit the internet. I’m […]

  • Google My Activity: See and Manage All the Goods Google Has on You

    Google My Activity: See and Manage All the Goods Google Has on You

    Remember in Ex Machina when reference is made to the main guy’s “pornography profile” being used to create an attractive woman robot for him to interact with? Creepy stuff, but it represents real anxieties people feel about the information Google and other internet companies are collecting on them. Google is striking a blow against that […]

  • Crystal Pepsi is Coming Back This Summer

    Crystal Pepsi is Coming Back This Summer

    One of the least lamented parts of the early 1990s is Crystal Pepsi, which no one bought, no one drank, and no one liked. But since it was around between the years 1992 and 1994, its cultural prominence has reached a point at which Pepsi has no choice but to put it back in stores. […]

  • Gorillaz Releases Remastered HD Versions of Videos on YouTube (Video)

    Gorillaz Releases Remastered HD Versions of Videos on YouTube (Video)

    Electronic act Gorillaz has joined in the HD revolution in a quiet but extremely cool way – by releasing new HD remasters of their music videos through their official YouTube channel. So far, there are new versions of “Clint Eastwood,” “19-2000,″ and “Feel Good Inc,” with more reportedly on the way. The extent to which […]

  • ‘Mindless Violence': An Adult Coloring Book From Modern Toss

    ‘Mindless Violence': An Adult Coloring Book From Modern Toss

    Adult coloring books are a hot trend these days, but they tend to focus on either abstract patterns or tranquil scenes that don’t reflect real adult life at all. You know what does reflect real adult life? Mindless Violence, a new adult coloring book now available from Modern Toss. Mindless Violence, as its title suggests, […]

  • ‘The Vanual': A Website Devoted to the Van Lifestyle

    ‘The Vanual': A Website Devoted to the Van Lifestyle

    Living in a van that may or may not be located down by the river might have a few negative connotations among the general populace, but a select few know that the van life can mean unparalleled freedom. It’s these few that make up the target readership for The Vanual. The Vanual is a website published […]

  • Custom Converse Start From Scratch Shoes Now Available

    Custom Converse Start From Scratch Shoes Now Available

    Converse getting bought by Nike might have led to a downturn in the quality and durability of Converse sneakers, but now there’s a tangible upside to the sale as well, as seen in the Custom Converse Start From Scratch collection now available for purchase and customization from the Nike online store. The Custom Converse Start From […]

  • EcoFire: “Powerful Outdoor Cooking and Portable Fireplace”

    EcoFire: “Powerful Outdoor Cooking and Portable Fireplace”

    If you’re looking for a way to cook food outdoors this summer, but aren’t satisfied with the lack of fuel efficiency and environmental friendliness in typical outdoor stoves, there’s a camp stove now raising funds on Kickstarter that may deserve your support. It’s EcoFire, a stove that offers “powerful outdoor cooking” along with a portable […]