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  • Bartesian: “The Ultimate Cocktail Machine”

    Bartesian: “The Ultimate Cocktail Machine”

    If you think about it, it’s kind of weird that the alcoholic imbibers of the world haven’t gotten a machine that enables and rewards their efforts the way that coffee addicts have. But now, there’s what can only be described as a Keurig for cocktails, and it’s called the Bartesian, described by its makers as […]

  • Collapsible Beer Glass: Never Go Out Without Your Glasses

    Collapsible Beer Glass: Never Go Out Without Your Glasses

    How’s this for a nightmare scenario: You’re out there in the desert, having been separated from your group, dying of thirst, and you come across a lone keg in the wilderness. It’s ice cold, and you could use a beer, but whoever installed this keg from Heaven forgot to put some cups nearby. Now, if […]

  • The Turntable From Fern & Roby Combines the Old and the New

    The Turntable From Fern & Roby Combines the Old and the New

    If you’re looking for a top of the line record player that can capture the charm of a bygone era but with the all cutting-edge audio engineering that the 21st century has to offer, Fern & Roby has a new product that’s right up your alley (provided you can afford it). It’s called, loftily enough, […]

  • iPhone Photography Awards for 2015 Announced (Photos)

    iPhone Photography Awards for 2015 Announced (Photos)

    The more people that are doing something, the harder it is to recognize excellence in that thing. That’s why the iPhone Photography Awards, even though such a thing might seem silly at first, are so vital. 2015’s crop of IPPAWARDS have recently hit the internet, and they’re a good cross-section of what’s possible with smartphone […]

  • Burger King Japan Launches Red “Aka” Burgers (Pics)

    Burger King Japan Launches Red “Aka” Burgers (Pics)

    You might have seen those crazy looking black cheeseburgers from Burger King Japan a while back, with buns and cheese turned black by some kind of forbidden kitchen chemistry. Now, the restaurant is rolling out something almost as disturbing – the “Aka” burger, which translates in English as “Red.” As you might expect from a […]

  • UE ROLL: Portable, Waterproof Speaker (Photos)

    UE ROLL: Portable, Waterproof Speaker (Photos)

    Portable speakers aren’t exactly hard to find these days, particularly with the advent of Bluetooth technology. But that portability tends to have a limit – you can only take the speaker to a place that’s dry enough not to gum up its internal workings. UE ROLL is different, a portable and waterproof speaker that you […]

  • You Can Buy a Real Velociraptor Claw for $12,500

    You Can Buy a Real Velociraptor Claw for $12,500

    With Jurassic World‘s record-setting opening weekend and the Rolling Stones touring again, dinosaurs are so hot right now. Which is why you might be interested to know that a real, fossilized Velociraptor claw is currently listed for sale at the Astro Gallery of Gems – where it’s priced at just $12,500. This Velociraptor claw is […]

  • Calbuco Volcano Eruption Captured in 4K and 8K Resolution (Video)

    Calbuco Volcano Eruption Captured in 4K and 8K Resolution (Video)

    Martin Heck and his German production company Timestorm Films didn’t set out to capture a volcano eruption in two different high-definition video formats – volcano eruptions are difficult to predict accurately, for one. But he did nevertheless, and his work documenting the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile is stunning to watch. Heck’s footage of the […]

  • ‘Star Fox Zero’ E3 Trailer Released (Video)

    ‘Star Fox Zero’ E3 Trailer Released (Video)

    One of Nintendo’s higher profile offerings at this year’s E3 convention was a trailer for the upcoming next installment in the Star Fox saga. It’s Star Fox Zero, set to hit the Wii U console in time for the 2015 holiday season. Now, Nintendo has put that gameplay trailer online for fans all over the world to enjoy. The […]

  • Sony RX100 IV Camera Fits in Your Pocket

    Sony RX100 IV Camera Fits in Your Pocket

    The phrase “camera that fits in your pocket” probably doesn’t have as much cache as it once had in the pre-smartphone era, but it’s nevertheless an impressive engineering feat when the camera in question is an advanced, professional-grade device. That’s the case with the new Sony RX100 IV, a point-and-shoot camera that can go anywhere you […]