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  • Spire: A Health Tracker Attached to Your Clothes

    Spire: A Health Tracker Attached to Your Clothes

    The health tracker that can track your health even after you forget to put it on ain’t been invented yet. But Spire comes close, since the whole idea of it is that you can attach it to your clothes and then forget about it, with updates on your health, physical activity, sleep, and so on […]

  • Sticking-Out Steak Burger: Japanese Fast Food Chain Makes Literal Steakburger

    Sticking-Out Steak Burger: Japanese Fast Food Chain Makes Literal Steakburger

    In North America, we tend to think of the term “Steakburger” as a euphemism, one specifically employed by Steak ‘n Shake to refer to their cheeseburgers, which, while very good, are pretty much just regular cheeseburgers. But in Japan, the fast food burger joint Lotteria has made the word literally, descriptively accurate with what they […]

  • ‘Dave Chappelle: Equanimity’ Teaser Spoofs ‘Stranger Things’ (Video)

    ‘Dave Chappelle: Equanimity’ Teaser Spoofs ‘Stranger Things’ (Video)

    It’s clear that Netflix doesn’t just want you to watch Netflix – it wants you to know you’re watching Netflix, it wants you to be loyal to Netflix, it wants you to love Netflix. The “Netflix Is a Joke” campaign is one example, explicitly connecting the platform’s upcoming slate of high-profile comedy specials with the […]

  • ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    ‘Rampage': Movie Based on Video Game Series Stars Dwayne Johnson (Trailer)

    Hey, remember the video game Rampage? Perhaps, like me, you remember the Nintendo 64 version, or any of the original game’s myriad spinoffs and sequels. Now, there’s a movie version, and it naturally stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as a diehard animal lover who sees his beloved gorilla George transformed into a giant, uh, rampaging […]

  • KFC Internet Escape Pod Priced at $10,000

    KFC Internet Escape Pod Priced at $10,000

    It feels like every day now brings a new weird thing plastered with the face of Colonel Sanders, expressly designed to get as much free ad space as possible. It’s all part of the cyclical, relentless nature of the internet, which is why the KFC Internet Escape Pod seems so appealing. The KFC Internet Escape […]

  • “Wet on Wet” ‘Deadpool 2′ Teaser Parodies Bob Ross (Video)

    “Wet on Wet” ‘Deadpool 2′ Teaser Parodies Bob Ross (Video)

    As superhero movies go, the upcoming Deadpool sequel known for now as Deadpool 2 is in a unique position to indulge whatever weird ideas might pop into its producers’ heads, since the first movie was such a surprise smash. For example, take “Wet on Wet,” a Bob Ross parodying teaser for the movie that evidently […]

  • Bose Sleepbuds: Noise-Masking Earbuds from Bose

    Bose Sleepbuds: Noise-Masking Earbuds from Bose

    There are few things worse on this Earth than not being able to get a good night’s sleep because of noisy surroundings. Inversely, there are few things better than going to sleep in absolute quiet. Bose Sleepbuds are a new innovation from a company whose general specialty is filling a room with sound that purportedly […]