Tag Archives: magnets

  • Orbiter Executive Fidgeting Toy From TEC Accessories (Video)

    Orbiter Executive Fidgeting Toy From TEC Accessories (Video)

    The following is a partial list of items I have fidgeted with in my career as an amateur neurotic: Pens, mechanical pencils, staplers, remote controls, cell phones, smartphones, calculators, lighters, my own hands, etc. Now here’s a list of items I hope to fidget with in the future: The Orbiter, a desk toy from TEC […]

  • LYFE Zero-Gravity Plant Growing System

    LYFE Zero-Gravity Plant Growing System

    You may remember FLYTE, the levitating light that gives the traditional bulb a zero-gravity spin. Now, the same people that developed FLYTE have come up with LYFE, a plant-growing system that uses the exact same technology for gardening rather than illumination. LYFE is basically a geometric gardening pot that uses magnets to hover above its […]

  • Sharkbanz: Shark-Repelling Bracelets

    Sharkbanz: Shark-Repelling Bracelets

    We all remember the classic scene in 1966’s Batman in which Batman and Robin use a giant can of shark repellent bat-spray to get out of a typically dangerous situation. But fifty years later, adventurers don’t have to use any cumbersome aerosol bottles to stay clear of man-eating sharks.  They just have to wear a […]

  • Air Bonsai: The Anti-Gravity Floating Tree

    Air Bonsai: The Anti-Gravity Floating Tree

    Ever wanted a floating tree? Maybe not.  Maybe the idea never occurred to you. But now that such a thing is possible I imagine it’s going to be pretty difficult for you to live without one. It’s called Air Bonsai, and I think I’ll wait until the second paragraph to tell you how it works, […]

  • 20:16 MoonWalker Sneakers: “The Shoes That Defy Gravity”

    20:16 MoonWalker Sneakers: “The Shoes That Defy Gravity”

    Even if the field of space colonization really picks up in the next few years, most of us will still probably never be able to experience the sensation of walking in zero-gravity. But all of us with $139 to blow on novelty sneakers can experience the next best thing with a pair of 20:16 MoonWalker […]

  • MAGKEY: Magnetic Key Holders Silence Your Keys

    MAGKEY: Magnetic Key Holders Silence Your Keys

    There’s nothing more embarrassing than showing up in a room and finding out everyone there heard you coming from a mile away, thanks to your keys jingling and jangling as you walked. This doesn’t have to happen to you anymore, and not just because you bought a pair of pants with tighter pockets – but […]

  • Flyte Levitating Light Bulb Now Raising Funds

    Flyte Levitating Light Bulb Now Raising Funds

    Picture the coolest light bulb of all time, and it’s still just a light bulb. What does it do? What good is it, compared to other light bulbs? Where’s that “wow” factor? Well, Flyte has that last thing more than covered, billed as “Levitating Light” and appearing to deliver on that lofty promise. The force that allows […]

  • Hendo Hoverboards: The First Real Hoverboard In Development

    Hendo Hoverboards: The First Real Hoverboard In Development

    Everyone knows that the hoverboard from Back to the Future Part II is one of the most coveted fictional items of all time. And going back to promotion for the movie before it was even released, the notion that such a gadget could be real has been encouraged by various unscrupulous individuals.  But now, Hendo […]