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  • ‘Vessel': A Staircase to Nowhere is Coming to New York

    ‘Vessel': A Staircase to Nowhere is Coming to New York

    Sarah Palin’s infamous bridge to nowhere was a political liability, but in the art world liabilities routinely become strengths. With that in mind, take a look at sculptor/designer Thomas Heatherwick’s latest project, Vessel, coming to New York City sometime in 2018. To outward appearances, Vessel looks like a giant staircase to nowhere, inspired by M.C. […]

  • Dronesurfing is Now Officially a Real Sport (Video)

    Dronesurfing is Now Officially a Real Sport (Video)

    Drones, despite many recent advances in technology, still get a bad rap in many circles for their participation in creepy spying and/or bombing. But now we can add dronesurfing to the list of benign drone activities, thanks to a new promotional video from Freefly that demonstrates how this new sport works. Dronesurfing is basically like […]

  • Marvel Hip Hop Variant Covers Unveiled

    Marvel Hip Hop Variant Covers Unveiled

    Good news, everybody: The state of the union between Marvel comics and hip hop is strong. I know that because the latest collection of Marvel hip hop variant covers have been released by Marvel. Like the last batch, they reinterpret classic hip hop album covers with superheroes in lieu of rappers. The superheroes in question […]

  • UNDERCOVER GILAPPLE Clock: Keep the Doctor Away

    UNDERCOVER GILAPPLE Clock: Keep the Doctor Away

    Say what you will about apples, and God knows every one else has, but you have to admit there’s a reason that luminaries like The Beatles and Steve Jobs chose it as an icon: They have a basic, almost primal visual appeal. It’s that appeal that adds to the UNDERCOVER GILAPPLE, a clock housed in […]

  • Burger King Cheetos Chicken Fries Revealed (Video)

    Burger King Cheetos Chicken Fries Revealed (Video)

    Burger King‘s fast food reign of terror continues apace with the unveiling of Burger King Cheetos Chicken Fries. You probably grasp the idea behind these things immediately upon reading their name, but just in case you require additional product details, I will do my best to provide them. Burger King Cheetos Chicken Fries are the […]

  • Prodrone PD6B-AW-ARM: A Drone With Robotic Arms (Video)

    Prodrone PD6B-AW-ARM: A Drone With Robotic Arms (Video)

    Any technological innovation that includes the phrase “robotic arms” is almost certainly to be of interest, and the new Prodrone PD6B-AW-ARM is no exception. It’s the latest drone from Prodrone and it’s equipped with two robotic arms powerful enough to lift payloads of up to 22 pounds. The Prodrone PD6B-AW-ARM maxes out at 37 miles […]

  • ‘All Eyez On Me': Upcoming Tupac Biopic Gets New Trailer (Video)

    ‘All Eyez On Me': Upcoming Tupac Biopic Gets New Trailer (Video)

    The next legendary musician to get the biopic treatment is Tupac Shakur, and now a brand new trailer for the upcoming All Eyez On Me has hit the internet. The trailer promises a treatment of the rapper’s life that won’t skip over his outspokenness on issues that unfortunately still affect the country today. Chief among […]

  • Shinola Canfield Cannonball Watch Inspired by Conductor’s Pocket Watch

    Shinola Canfield Cannonball Watch Inspired by Conductor’s Pocket Watch

    If you watch a lot of old movies or TV shows, you are doubtlessly familiar with the trope of the train conductor, checking his pocket watch and announcing the last call for passengers. Someone at Detroit timepiece brand Shinola is familiar, too, since it’s the inspiration for the new Shinola Canfield Cannonball. This revamp of […]

  • ‘Monoliths': Concrete Ping Pong Tables/Sculptures

    ‘Monoliths': Concrete Ping Pong Tables/Sculptures

    Ping pong tables are generally not thought of as being particularly sturdy, usually having only the minimum physical strength required to support a bouncing ping pong ball and maybe a can of beer or two, and no more. But not only are the ping pong tables represented in Monoliths a lot stronger than normal, they […]

  • Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Concept: Equipped With Delivery Drones

    Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Concept: Equipped With Delivery Drones

    Delivery vans have been around so long and are such a mundane part of everyday commerce that it might not seem possible for a car company to come up with an exciting concept for one. But the people at Mercedes-Benz have kind of succeeded at that, with the Mercedes-Benz Vision Van. The Mercedes-Benz Vision Van […]