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  • The Get Together: Kingston Sound System From House of Marley (Video)

    The Get Together: Kingston Sound System From House of Marley (Video)

    Jamaican music has had a huge influence on not just the artistic side of music culture all over the world, but how we technologically listen to music as well. It was Jamaican artists and technicians who pioneered what would become to be known as sampling, as well as the kind of big and powerful speakers […]

  • 9 Great Indoor Grills for 2014

    9 Great Indoor Grills for 2014

    If you’re lucky, summer can still be a time of increased relaxation and leisure even after you grow up and graduate from high school or college. And that means – grilling! But going outside is a notorious hassle, and sometimes you just want to grill up some meat within the comfort of your own home. […]

  • Scientists Invent Vantablack, A New “Super Black” Material

    Scientists Invent Vantablack, A New “Super Black” Material

    You might have thought that black is black, and it can’t get any darker. But British scientists working for Surrey NanoSystems have proven that notion incorrect with Vantablack, a new material that breaks previous world records in blackness. To put it in scientific terms, Vantablack absorbs almost all visual light, with the exception of a […]

  • X-Large ‘The Jetsons’ T-Shirt Collection

    X-Large ‘The Jetsons’ T-Shirt Collection

      It can be hard to find a way to broadcast your favorite Jetson in a way that’s socially acceptable in 2014. But X-Large has come up with a way – a new line of t-shirts featuring characters from The Jetsons and officially licensed by Hanna-Barbera. The first batch of The Jetsons t-shirts from X-Large […]

  • ‘The Eraser’: An Analog Snapchat Alternative (Video)

    ‘The Eraser’: An Analog Snapchat Alternative (Video)

    Artists Shawn Soh, Persiis Hajiyanni, and Ryan Smaglik have come up with an analog equivalent for Snapchat. While the market for such a device is admittedly limited compared to the popular app, The Eraser is a pretty cool gadget/art installation that produces and then immediately destroys photographs the old-fashioned way. The Eraser takes the Snapchat […]

  • Herschel Supply Co. Fall 2014 Lookbook

    Herschel Supply Co. Fall 2014 Lookbook

    The Herschel Supply Co. is melding the past with the present for their fall 2014 lookbook. It showcases the brand’s upcoming collection of backpacks, bags, and other toting implements in an appropriately autumnal setting, showing how even in the digital-heavy world of 2014 there are still places to explore. As for the Herschel Supply Co. […]

  • Zepp Golf Sensor: 360-Degree Swing Analysis

    Zepp Golf Sensor: 360-Degree Swing Analysis

    A golf sensor can be a great way to analyze your swing and ultimately improve your game, but some of them can be a bit clunky and require you to compromise your club by attaching some device or another to it. Luckily, there’s Zepp, which works in a less obtrusive fashion, operating with a small […]

  • The Beddit Sleep Monitor by Misfit

    The Beddit Sleep Monitor by Misfit

    The proliferation of smartphones has ushered in the sleep monitor.  Generally, it’s an app that uses the sensors of your phone to analyze your overnight sleep patterns in the hopes of helping you get a better night’s rest. But Misfit has come up with a sleep monitor that’s a lot more advanced: The Beddit. The […]