NEWS

  • Mastercard: Credit Card Company Unveils 1st New Logo in 20 Years

    Mastercard: Credit Card Company Unveils 1st New Logo in 20 Years

    The classic Mastercard logo is one of the most immediately recognizable in the world, but now it’s relegated to the past, with the unveiling of a new logo from the credit card giant. It retains the same basic shape and recognizable form of the older logo, but with a sleeker, modernized look. It may seem […]

  • DJ Obi Breaks World Record With 10-Day DJ Set

    DJ Obi Breaks World Record With 10-Day DJ Set

    I don’t know what you did between June 22nd and July 2nd, but whatever it was, it was happening concurrently with an (I hate this word, but it truly applies here) epic, record-shattering DJ set by DJ Obi. For 240 hours, Obi kept the dance floor moving to satisfy the requirements of the Guinness World […]

  • BeatBringer Portable Speaker Backpack

    BeatBringer Portable Speaker Backpack

    The golden age of the boombox is far behind us, but that doesn’t mean we can’t learn something about its strengths and weaknesses in 2016. One fruit of those lessons is the BeatBringer, which combines the beat-bringing capabilities of a particularly high-end boombox with the more practical functionality of a backpack. The real emphasis of […]

  • Single Travel Hammock by LA SIESTA

    Single Travel Hammock by LA SIESTA

    It’s summer, a time when you just want to stretch out and catch an afternoon nap, and there’s no better way on God’s green Earth to do that than in a comfortable hammock. And if you’re planning on doing any solitary roaming this summer, the people at LA SIESTA have a Single Travel Hammock that […]

  • ‘Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders’

    ‘Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders’

    Right now, people are exploring the outside world in unprecedented numbers thanks to the viral success of Pokémon Go, but in actuality there are plenty of cool things to see in the real world that aren’t magical fighting pocket monsters. It’s these natural wonders that are the subject of Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to […]

  • ‘Spatial Bodies': Short Film Depicts Mind-Twisting Skyline (Video)

    ‘Spatial Bodies': Short Film Depicts Mind-Twisting Skyline (Video)

    It’s almost the weekend, and if you’re looking for a way to trip out without the hassle of psychoactive drugs, a new short film from AUJIK may serve as a reasonable substitute until the weekend finally gets here. It’s called Spatial Bodies, and it depicts a city skyline that’s not likely to be seen in […]

  • MOC Nation: Custom LEGO Sets for Sale (Video)

    MOC Nation: Custom LEGO Sets for Sale (Video)

    In the world of LEGO, MOC stands for “My Own Creation”—a LEGO object that was made without the aid of instructions, and coming from the creator’s very own imagination. Now, there’s a way for you to somewhat counter-intuitively buy sets based on other people’s MOCs through the online store known as MOC Nation. Basically, MOC […]

  • Pokédrone: Catch ‘Em All Remotely via Drone (Video)

    Pokédrone: Catch ‘Em All Remotely via Drone (Video)

    Even just in the last week, Pokémon Go has done wonders for getting normally-sedentary video game enthusiasts to get off their asses and walk around a little, in the interest of finding and catching Pokémon but with the side benefit of giving them some much-needed exercise. But on the subject of much-needed exercise…who needs it? […]

  • NES Classic Edition: Console Returns in Miniaturized Form

    NES Classic Edition: Console Returns in Miniaturized Form

    If your vision of the future involved all the technology of the past but smaller, Nintendo is here to make those visions come true. They’re doing it with the NES Classic Edition, the crazily small version of the world’s most iconic home video game console. We all know your old NES cartridges are slowly melting, […]

  • Insta360 Nano: Lightweight Panoramic VR Camera

    Insta360 Nano: Lightweight Panoramic VR Camera

    In the past, capturing 360-degree video for panoramic and/or virtual reality work required a bulky camera rig if it was possible at all. The Insta360 Nano is a new VR camera that weighs less than three ounces, and works through connection to the user’s iPhone. The Insta360 Nano can capture images in 3040×1520 resolution and […]