Daily Archives: March 8, 2013

80s Tech iN your Pocket

Image of the Day: 20 Years Later All of These Things Fit in Your Pocket


I’d be hard pressed to stuff a VCR in my pants, but point taken....

Volvo’s auto-braking detection system adds cyclists to the mix

Volvo’s Auto-Braking Detection Brakes for Cyclists


Volvo has already introduced pedestrian airbags and an automated braking system that avoids hitting pedestrians, and now they’ve enhanced their detection system to detect cyclists riding near by. The new system is being called the “Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection with full auto brake,” and it is basically a software upgrade to...

myIDkey s

myIDkey Password USB


The myIDkey is designed to securely store ID and password information on a portable USB device, and is the industry’s first voice-search, biometric finger-swipe activated USB drive that displays passwords and ID on the go. It’s designed for today’s digital lifestyle and features a viewable screen for access anywhere, voice-search...

Umbra's Dash 4-in-1 Measuring Spoon

Umbra’s Dash 4-in-1 Measuring Spoon


Measuring spoons can sometimes be more work than needed. Sure, they help you measure the exact amount of water, milk or salt you need for your recipe, but having all those various spoon sizes can make washing tiresome and take up massive space in your utensil drawer. That all goes...

Serbian Home Balances on a Rock For 45 Years

Serbian Home Balances on a Rock For 45 Years (video)


Can you believe that for the past 45 years, this little home has actually held its own against the Serbian winds, water, and weather that surround it? Pretty remarkable if you ask us since the tiny home balances on a rock in the middle of the Drina River. The structure is located...

Lasso Slippers

WANTED: Lasso Flat Packed Slippers


Why the Lasso slippers are so appealing I don’t know, but I want a pair.  As the name suggests they come packed flat.  Upon receiving them, you unbox, and thread the include laces – you choose the color (yellow, red, green, blue, etc) – to complete the product.  Perhaps some...

Nike Free Trainer 5.0-1

Nike’s Newest Freerun 5.0 Grips Your Foot Like A Chinese Finger Trap


Kids of the 80s will remember the good old Chinese Finger Trap toy.  It’s a woven product that when a finger is stuck in either end, pulling, or the more you pull, the more difficult it is to remove the digits.  Put more simply, it’s like a handcuff for your...

Extreme Dyson Test

Video of the Day: Watch a Dyson Vacuum Suck Up Fire, Yes Fire (video)


[GR]cJQjeBWvm-0[/GR] Spilled fire no more!...

Netflix Streaming March 2013

21 Must See Netflix Movies for March 2013 (list)


Enjoy March and its springtime festivities with some great flicks that are now streaming on Netflix. We’ve compiled some must-see titles for March, which include a variety of dramas, actions, romances, thrillers and documentaries. Basically, something for everyone! 21. Glengarry Glen Ross Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon and Alec Baldwin star...


Marvel Unlimited: Unlimited Comic Books for Your iPad for just $60 a Year


Comic book nerds, you’re gonna need to change your pants.  Course, you’ll first need an iOS device, but if you’ve got yourself an iPad or an iPhone, you can now start reading over 13,000 Marvel comic books for just $10 a month, or $120 a year (act now and it’s...

Inspire T6300

Creative Labs Inspire T6300 5.1 Speaker System Review


Creative Labs leading 5.1 surround speaker system is the Inspire T6300. This is the flagship model compared to the T3300 dual satellite stereo system also in the Inspire line. The last time I spent time with a high-end speaker system from Creative Labs was a review I did more than...