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  • Inkbox: Temporary Two-Week Tattoos

    Inkbox: Temporary Two-Week Tattoos

    Jimmy Buffett famously referred to tattoos as a “permanent reminder of a temporary feeling,” but what if there was a way to make that reminder a little less than permanent, but a little more than temporary? That’s the question answered by Inkbox, a temporary tattoo that lasts a full two weeks, and doesn’t look like […]

  • Diet Pepsi Recipe Change-Up Now On Shelves

    Diet Pepsi Recipe Change-Up Now On Shelves

    For the first time in 30 years, the Diet Pepsi you see at your local grocery store will be significantly different, thanks to Pepsi‘s pledge to remove the artificial (and controversial) sweetener aspartame from the soda‘s formulation. The change is not some fly-by-night affair, with the new Diet Pepsi recipe reported to be around two years in […]

  • Multiblade Folding Knife: “The Mother of All Swiss Army Knives”

    Multiblade Folding Knife: “The Mother of All Swiss Army Knives”

    Here are some surprising facts for you: 1. There exists a Swiss Army knife with 100 blades and other attachments. 2. It was made over 100 years ago. 3. It doesn’t have a bottle opener. I’m referring to the Multiblade Folding Knife commissioned in 1880 for the J. S. Holler & Co. cutlery store, now […]

  • ‘Westworld': Teaser for HBO Remake Released (Video)

    ‘Westworld': Teaser for HBO Remake Released (Video)

    HBO is the home of quality entertainment on television, but even they are not immune to the siren song of 70s scifi thriller remakes. And so we have J.J. Abrams’ take on Westworld, the Michael Crichton killer robot cowboy movie from 1973, coming next year to HBO. Now, though, we have a teaser for Westworld, […]

  • Hackaball: A Programmable, Customizable iPad Hacky Sack (Video)

    Hackaball: A Programmable, Customizable iPad Hacky Sack (Video)

    Part of me thinks it’s kind of sad that not even the Hacky Sack is safe from our brave new world of iPad apps and smart technology. But then there’s another part of me that thinks the Hackaball actually looks pretty cool. Hackaball is a Hacky Sack-like ball loaded with sensors that allow it to […]

  • Weber 121020 Go-Anywhere Charcoal Grill

    Weber 121020 Go-Anywhere Charcoal Grill

    As much as it pains me to write it, summer is almost over, but you still have time to reinvigorate your own BBQ game with some much-needed equipment upgrades if you put your mind to it. And one possible way to do that is by grabbing a Weber 121020 Go-Anywhere Charcoal Grill. The Weber 121020 […]

  • ‘Vinyl': Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger’s HBO Series Gets Teaser

    ‘Vinyl': Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger’s HBO Series Gets Teaser

    It probably doesn’t require a teaser to get people to want to watch a show about the music industry in 1970s New York, when Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger are two of the names behind it. But HBO released a teaser for Vinyl anyway, and it’s now online for your viewing pleasure. Vinyl stars Bobby […]

  • Casio G-Shock Mud Master Digital Watch (Photos)

    Casio G-Shock Mud Master Digital Watch (Photos)

    When it comes to great model names, it’s hard to resist something as good as the latest digital watch from the Casio G-Shock line. It’s the Casio G-Shock Mud Master, also known as the GWG-1000, specifically engineered to resist mud as well as other conditions one might encounter in mud-heavy environments. That includes resistance to […]

  • Thermos Smart Lid Hydration Bottle

    Thermos Smart Lid Hydration Bottle

    Regular readers of this site should definitely not be surprised to learn that Thermos has announced a “smart bottle” that takes their iconic brand name into a 21st century full of iPhone apps and mobile notifications. It’s the Thermos Smart Lid Hydration Bottle, made in conjunction with EXOS. The main purpose of the Thermos Smart […]