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  • Cirrus Vision Jet: The Cheapest Private Jet Out There

    Cirrus Vision Jet: The Cheapest Private Jet Out There

    The private jet is a universally recognized symbol of wealth and affluence, so much so that historically there’s never really been one made with affordability in mind. Affordability being a relative concept, an aircraft company called Cirrus Aircraft has developed what they describe as the first example of “a whole new category of aircraft,” called […]

  • ‘Crazy Taxi Classic': Video Game Now Free for Mobile Devices

    ‘Crazy Taxi Classic': Video Game Now Free for Mobile Devices

    We all remember the game Crazy Taxi, which allowed players to live the exciting life of a taxi driver in a southern California city that has been converted to a giant shopping mall within a huge outdoor simulation drone following a nuclear holocaust (this is my interpretation of the game and probably isn’t canon). Now, […]

  • Swiss Alp Watch Zzzz: H. Moser & Cie’s New Smartwatch Imitation

    Swiss Alp Watch Zzzz: H. Moser & Cie’s New Smartwatch Imitation

    Generally the phrase “smartwatch imitation” means someone has been ripped off, with a watch that purports to have smart functionalities but actually doesn’t. Upscale watch brand H. Moser & Cie has taken it as a challenge, though, and the limited edition Swiss Alp Watch Zzzz is the end result. The Swiss Alp Watch Zzzz is […]

  • ‘Burger Lab: The Art and Science of the Perfect Burger’

    ‘Burger Lab: The Art and Science of the Perfect Burger’

    These virtual pages are full of tributes to the art of the cheeseburger. But that’s only one half of the purview advocated by a new book from New Zealand chef Daniel Wilson, entitled Burger Lab: The Art and Science of the Perfect Burger. Burger Lab covers the basics of the world’s greatest culinary innovation, but […]

  • Colette Fidget Spinners, Some Inspired by Marvel

    Colette Fidget Spinners, Some Inspired by Marvel

    I’m a little bit too old to be fully aware of the whole fidget spinner trend, but a new line of fidget spinners from an unexpected place has definitely succeeded in catching my eye. Parisian retailer Colette has a whole bunch of fidget spinners available at their online store, and some of the Colette fidget […]

  • Fuze Card: “Your Whole Wallet in One Card” (Video)

    Fuze Card: “Your Whole Wallet in One Card” (Video)

    Everyone who’s ever had to fumble through their wallet for a lost card while an increasingly impatient line of fellow customers grumbling behind them has dreamed of having a single card that contains all their financial resources in one. Fuze Card is able to do just that, with space for up to 30 cards of […]

  • Stan: The Car-Parking Robot from Stanley-Robotics (Video)

    Stan: The Car-Parking Robot from Stanley-Robotics (Video)

    I can’t imagine Sid from Seinfeld would approve of it, but robotics firm Stanley-Robotics has developed a robot that can actually park cars. It’s called Stan, currently operational at the Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport. And presumably, the technology will be available in other parts of the world in the near future. I know the idea […]