NEWS

  • Terrafugia TF-X Flying Car Concept (Video)

    Terrafugia TF-X Flying Car Concept (Video)

    Round up ten people on the street and ask them what the most disappointing aspect of the 21st century is, and most of them will probably mention our curious lack of flying cars. Metropolis, The Jetsons, Blade Runner, and a million other things promised us flying cars by this time, but they’re nowhere to be […]

  • Prisma Guitars: Guitars Made From Recycled Skateboards (Photos)

    Prisma Guitars: Guitars Made From Recycled Skateboards (Photos)

    Skateboarding is cool, and playing the guitar is cool, but except for creatures of extraordinary balance and concentration, the two disciplines are extremely difficult to combine. Until now, that is, with the introduction of Prisma Guitars, guitars crafted from old skateboards by Nick Pourfard. Pourfard has experience as both an industrial designer and a woodworker (with […]

  • Looie: More Than a Bathroom Locator App

    Looie: More Than a Bathroom Locator App

    We all remember that during Larry David’s ill-fated Seinfeld reunion episode, as chronicled by a season of Curb Your Enthusiasm, George Costanza finally hit it rich with an app that directs the user to the nearest clean toilet anywhere in the world. But there’s a problem with that business model – what if there aren’t […]

  • E1: World’s Smallest 4K UHD Camera

    E1: World’s Smallest 4K UHD Camera

    New from Z Camera comes a camera that can capture 4K, Ultra HD images through a micro 4/3 lens and in a form that’s smaller than any other comparable camera. It’s the E1, reportedly designed by an engineer with a few years of experience at another company known for its smaller-than-imaginable cameras, GoPro. The Z […]

  • Amazon Premium Headphones

    Amazon Premium Headphones

    There are few things more important to a modern person’s daily life than a good set of earbuds – you take them with you wherever you go, and experience all of your music, podcasts, and other assorted audio through them, so it’s important they be functional, durable, and comfortable to wear. Hopefully, if you’re on […]

  • Beme: “Authentic” Social Media for the iPhone (Video)

    Beme: “Authentic” Social Media for the iPhone (Video)

    With the massive success of Snapchat, it’s clear that a social media app can be popular because of the limitations it places on users, which means the race is on to find the next big thing in social media and how it will restrict how people can use it. One contender is Beme, which is […]

  • Solar Paper: “The World’s Thinnest and Lightest Solar Charger”

    Solar Paper: “The World’s Thinnest and Lightest Solar Charger”

    No, Solar Paper isn’t notebook paper that somehow absorbs and uses energy from the sun. The “paper” in the name is instead a reference to its size – more precisely its thinness, as the product is billed by its makers at YOLK as “the world’s thinnest and lightest solar charger.” Solar Paper is just .15 […]

  • El Chapo’s Prison Break Estimated to Cost $50 Million

    El Chapo’s Prison Break Estimated to Cost $50 Million

    On the latest episode of the series I just made up, Prison Breaks of the Rich and Famous, we have notorious Mexican drug lord El Chapo, whose recent escape from lockup in Mexico is making headlines all over the world. Some of those headlines are coming from a pretty incredible figure courtesy of one Jhon […]