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  • ‘I Am Heath Ledger': Documentary About Late Actor Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘I Am Heath Ledger': Documentary About Late Actor Gets Trailer (Video)

    It’s been close to ten years since Heath Ledger‘s shocking and untimely death, which means it’s time for a documentary in Spike TV’s recurring I Am… series featuring the actor. I Am Heath Ledger comes to theaters and TV next month, but now a trailer for the documentary is available to be viewed online. Evidently, […]

  • FedEx SoundTrack: “Experience a Package’s Journey Through Sound”

    FedEx SoundTrack: “Experience a Package’s Journey Through Sound”

    Watch your back, Domino’s Pizza Tracker: There’s a new online delivery tracker in town, and it makes your little cartoon chef look like a pathetic little bore. It’s FedEx SoundTrack, which purportedly allows users to do no less than “experience a package’s journey through sound.” That lofty description refers to FedEx SoundTrack’s function of creating […]

  • Crystal Creation Nikon Model I for Some Reason

    Crystal Creation Nikon Model I for Some Reason

    Today in “why,” camera brand Nikon and crystal maker Swarovski have collaborated on a replica of the Nikon Model I made entirely from Swarovski crystals. It’s called the Crystal Creation Nikon Model I, and no, before you even think about it, it’s not a functioning camera. The answer to that “why” question is a simple […]

  • REC 901 Collection: Watches Made From Recycled Porsches

    REC 901 Collection: Watches Made From Recycled Porsches

    Porsche isn’t the only company celebrating the legendary legacy of its Porsche 911. Other brands are able to slurp up some of that juice as well. REC Watches is one of them, and the watch brand recently unveiled the REC 901 Collection. Every watch in the crowdfunded REC 901 Collection is made from recycled Porsche […]

  • Natilus: Commercial Delivery Drone Half the Size and Cost of a 747

    Natilus: Commercial Delivery Drone Half the Size and Cost of a 747

    We’re still in an era of drone technology development in which they’re thought of as being small, mostly handheld devices. But if delivery by drone is really going to take off, unmanned crafts comparable in size to cargo ships and planes are going to become a necessary reality, a reality represented in part by the […]

  • ‘Surrounded by Dominoes': Self-Explanatory 360-Degree Video

    ‘Surrounded by Dominoes': Self-Explanatory 360-Degree Video

    Insomniacs all over the world know the indefinable appeal of watching domino videos. Not Domino videos, mind you, as big a fan as I am of Tony Scott’s underappreciated masterpiece, but like, domino chain reactions. But these videos often carry with them a sensation of tantalization, as you wish you could get closer and look […]

  • Micro Mac: McDonald’s Contribution to April Fool’s 2017

    Micro Mac: McDonald’s Contribution to April Fool’s 2017

    Look, I know that April Fool’s Day is the worst day of the year for the brands, because they have to create mildly amusing but basically inoffensive pranks to keep the wheels of the giant content engine we all live in greased and clicking. And normally I would be leery if not outright hostile towards […]