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  • Ephemeral Tattoos Last One Year, Easily Removed

    Ephemeral Tattoos Last One Year, Easily Removed

    The whole point of a tattoo, some would tell you, is that it’s permanent. But as the Buddhists say, impermanence is the only really permanent thing in the universe, and Ephemeral is a new kind of tattoo being developed to last about a year.  And if you get sick of it before then, it’s much more easily […]

  • Playing Card Notebook Feels Just Like a Real Deck

    Playing Card Notebook Feels Just Like a Real Deck

    Not since Gambit of the X-Men have playing cards made such functional implements outside of their intended purpose than with the Playing Card Notebook, now available from SuckUK. On the outside, it looks and feels just like an authentic deck of playing cards, but the faces are blank and ready for you to add your own thoughts, […]

  • Nikola One Hybrid Big Rig

    Nikola One Hybrid Big Rig

    One of the usual lines of attack against hybrid or electric vehicles is that they don’t have the power of ones propelled by conventional combustion engines. As technology gets more and more advanced, though, that’s going to become less and less true – and the latest piece of evidence of that is the Nikola One, a hybrid big rig […]

  • ‘Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch’

    ‘Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch’

    Late last year, a book on spicy cuisine was released, potentially saving millions from the scourge of bland food. It’s getting a little bit of renewed interest on the internet now, which is why I bring Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch by James Beard Award winner Amy Machnak to your attention. Machnak […]

  • Gboard: Use Google Without Leaving Texts Behind

    Gboard: Use Google Without Leaving Texts Behind

    If you’ll forgive me, a quick hypothetical scenario: You’re texting the girl (or whoever) of your dreams, and she drops a reference to film composer Lalo Schifrin, of whom she says she is “a big fan.” You panic, having no clue who Lalo Schifrin is or any movies or television shows he scored. Normally, you […]

  • ‘Flick Kicks': Poster Celebrates Famous Movie Sneakers

    ‘Flick Kicks': Poster Celebrates Famous Movie Sneakers

    The worlds of sneakers and cinema have a great deal of overlap, with many of the best and brightest sneaker designs of decades past either originating on the screen, or being popularized there (conversely, too many movie and TV characters to count have been enriched by a well-placed pair of sneakers). Celebrating this overlap is […]

  • ‘The Players Shirt’ From Criquet Has a Removable Collar Stay (Video)

    ‘The Players Shirt’ From Criquet Has a Removable Collar Stay (Video)

    One day, scientists may invent a collar that doesn’t get wrinkled or wavy after a spin in the washing machine, but until that happens Criquet’s The Players Shirt is going to have to do. It sidesteps the condition known as “bacon collar” with a removable collar stay that can keep it looking fresh and crisp no […]

  • PolyWood: Polygonal Wood Toy Concepts by Mat Szulik (Photos)

    PolyWood: Polygonal Wood Toy Concepts by Mat Szulik (Photos)

    The era of wooden toys is thought by most to be over, but designer Mat Szulik is bringing them back, albeit in a purely conceptual form. Szulik has a style of 3D art that he calls “lowpoly,” and according to the artist he wanted to “explore my lowpoly style and push it further and further,” the result […]

  • WALD HI·LO Plug Lamp From Feltmark

    WALD HI·LO Plug Lamp From Feltmark

    For a light fixture that’s starkly minimalist while also 100% distinctive, Feltmark has a premium-quality lamp that would give a unique vibe to any living or work space. It’s the WALD HI·LO Plug Lamp, recently upgraded in a 2.0 model, that looks like nothing else out there. One of the reasons the WALD HI·LO Plug Lamp looks […]