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  • Giacinto: “The First Quality DIY Loudspeaker”

    Giacinto: “The First Quality DIY Loudspeaker”

    Making your own speakers is kind of like having a conversation with a pair of tin cans and a piece of string in the audiophile world, but now there’s a way to craft a DIY sound system with a premium placed on audio quality. It’s Giacinto, billed by its inventor as “the first quality DIY […]

  • LayBag Inflatable Outdoor Lounge Chair

    LayBag Inflatable Outdoor Lounge Chair

    It may sound like a misogynist insult, but the LayBag is actually something much better and more useful – an inflatable lounge chair that you can take with you anywhere you’d like to sit in comfort. Similar to the KAISR Original, the LayBag is designed to bring seating comfort to places that don’t normally have it outside […]

  • ‘The Magnificent Seven’ Remake Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘The Magnificent Seven’ Remake Gets Trailer (Video)

    With team-up mania currently infecting every major Hollywood studio, it was really only a matter of time before someone realized The Magnificent Seven was just sitting there, waiting to be remade. And so we have a teaser trailer for Mag72.0, starring Denzel Washington and at least six other tough dudes. Another benefit of doing a […]

  • ‘Cooking with Beer': A Guide to Sudsy Culinary Arts

    ‘Cooking with Beer': A Guide to Sudsy Culinary Arts

    Beer is largely best enjoyed as a beverage, but anybody who’s had a good beer-battered something or used it as a secret ingredient in a chili or stew knows the value of beer in the kitchen. Cooking with Beer, a new cookbook from Mark Dredge, takes that wisdom to a whole new level. The book’s […]

  • Edyn Smart Gardening (Video)

    Edyn Smart Gardening (Video)

    Gardening, for most people, is tricky, and even the most gifted Drearcliff Grange-ready green thumbs can use a little technology-guided assistance out there in the soil. Edyn provided just such assistance, in the form of a sensor you plant in the ground and a companion app that shows you how to make the most of […]

  • Snoped: A Snowmobile Crossed With a Moped (Video)

    Snoped: A Snowmobile Crossed With a Moped (Video)

    If Hollywood ever commits the sin of remaking On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, they could do worse than include a chase scene featuring the Snoped (rhymes with “low-fed,” not as in the past tense of “snope”), a cool new design from designer Joey Ruiter and built by Jeff Long. The Snoped is sleeker and sexier […]

  • Unlimited McDonald’s Fries Being Tested in Missouri

    Unlimited McDonald’s Fries Being Tested in Missouri

    It wasn’t too long ago that I opined about how North American fast food fans had gotten sick of super-size portions in restaurants like McDonald’s, but it would appear that I may have underestimated their/our appetite for fast food. That’s because at one Missouri location, the concept of unlimited McDonald’s fries will soon be tested […]

  • El Purista: The Armchair for Dedicated Smokers

    El Purista: The Armchair for Dedicated Smokers

    The age of the serious, dedicated smoker is mostly a bygone one, as the health risks of regular smoking have gradually outweighed the benefits in the popular consciousness. But for those brave holdouts who continue to enjoy a fine cigar, the El Purista armchair is probably the best possible way to do it. The El […]