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  • Basslet: A Wearable Subwoofer From Lofelt

    Basslet: A Wearable Subwoofer From Lofelt

    Here we have yet another product that makes you wonder whether its inventor came up with its function or its name first. It’s the Basslet, a wearable subwoofer from a German brand called Lofelt that aims to bring that distinctive physical bass thump you get from a good set of speakers right to the user’s […]

  • SHFT Mystery Gear Box: New Survival Gear Every Month

    SHFT Mystery Gear Box: New Survival Gear Every Month

    One big trend in ecommerce these days is the subscription mystery box, which users pay a flat monthly fee for and enjoy a monthly bounty of goods within a given sphere—like comic books, for instance. Another big trend right now, for whatever reason, is survival gear, and the SHFT Mystery Gear Box deftly combines these two […]

  • The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    Everyone knows that the early 2000s was a golden age for popular music. A new website lets you mash up the hits from that glorious era just like Girl Talk does, but without any of the technical expertise those mashups usually require. It’s called The Magic iPod. Also like Girl Talk, The Magic iPod specializes […]

  • Pictogram Music Posters: The New Batch From Viktor Hertz

    Pictogram Music Posters: The New Batch From Viktor Hertz

    Viktor Hertz is an artist known for his illustrations like Pictogram Rock Posters and Pictogram Movie Posters, which translate familiar titles into purely visual Wuzzle-like forms. Now he’s back with a new line of his Pictogram Music Posters, now raising funds on Kickstarter. Hertz has chosen an eclectic lineup of artists and songs for this […]

  • Drawbotics Creates 3D Floor Plans From TV Shows (Pics)

    Drawbotics Creates 3D Floor Plans From TV Shows (Pics)

    There’s a sensation that is familiar to anyone who’s spent a lot of time watching a TV show—you begin to feel like you know the characters, and feel comfortable in their homes and workplaces. And if you’ve formed a relationship like that with any of the following shows—The Office, Parks and Recreation, Suits, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, […]

  • Brick Burger: LEGO-Shaped Burgers, No Assembly Required

    Brick Burger: LEGO-Shaped Burgers, No Assembly Required

    LEGO building bricks are bright, colorful, and adaptable to almost any mode of creative play, but their harsh angles and sharp points make them kind of unappetizing, even as building toys go. Still, you can now come as close as one healthily can to eating LEGO bricks at a burger joint in the Philippines called Brick […]

  • Hater: A Dating App That Matches You by Things You Hate

    Hater: A Dating App That Matches You by Things You Hate

    When I was in college, I had three roommates: Two that I didn’t really speak to at first, and one that I avoided at all costs. Then, an interesting thing happened—one way or another, I found out that one thing I and the first two roommates had in common was our hatred of the third, […]

  • Custom NERF Rifle Built by Adam Savage (Video)

    Custom NERF Rifle Built by Adam Savage (Video)

    Adam Savage, formerly of Mythbusters, has a web series called Adam Savage’s One Day Builds, in which be outlines projects that he completes in, you guessed it, a single day. A cool one he did recently for a “Secret Santa” gift is a custom Nerf rifle that looks a lot like a real weapon, but […]

  • Iris Skateboards Turns Old Decks Into New Stuff (Video)

    Iris Skateboards Turns Old Decks Into New Stuff (Video)

    Skateboards have to be sturdy and durable in order to serve their intended purpose, but those qualities can also hold some potential once its lifespan as a skateboard is finished. It took George Rocha of Iris Skateboards to realize that potential in full, however, and the company’s process in turning old skateboards into new stuff is […]