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Tjacket
Tjacket
Tjacket

The T.Jacket and iPhone App Give Flying Hugs and Deep Pressure Reassurance for Your Kids

[GR]oJBrR8qq5b0[/GR] To a kid, sun often means warmth and fun, or at least it does to my daughter of 9. Every sunny Winter morning, when I take the little crumb-snatcher to school I have to remind her to wear her coat, vest, pu...
 
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Bendable Water
Bendable Water
Bendable Water

Video of the Day: Watch Water Magically Bend in Midair (video)

[GR]uENITui5_jU[/GR] File this under useless, but damn cool.

 
Android
 
Google Glasses attire identification
Google Glasses attire identification
Google Glasses attire identification

Google Glasses App Identifies Friends By Their Clothing

What Not to Wear, the hit show from the Brits across the drink received its U.S. adapted treatment over a decade ago. This summer will see the final episode of What Not to Wear and the gurus of fashion guidance are going out wi...
 
Featured
 
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan

Image of the Day: Volcano Erupting from Space

Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan) in an early stage of eruption on June 12, 2009, as seen from space.

 
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Vein Finder
Vein Finder
Vein Finder

Image of the Day: Vein Finder in Use

Herion addicts would love this.
 
Cell Phones
 
transparent phone
transparent phone
transparent phone

Transparent Touch Screen Phone Born in Taiwan Powered by the U.S.

Well it's hardly practical for those with fingers of the movie-food variety. Clumsy butter-fingers or not this completely transparent cell phone is like a working prop plucked from Tinsel Town's next big sci-fi blockbuster. The...

 
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LA sync signals
LA sync signals
LA sync signals

Los Angeles Syncs 4,398 Traffic Signals, Commute Speeds Up, Emissions Down

And here were are. I just finished a post talking, in exaggeration, about the implications of "Big Brother". This is in today's piece on Watch Dogs, Ubisoft's PlayStation 4 launch title that thumbs its nose at lines crossed by ...
 
Battery
 
Lithium Ion
Lithium Ion
Lithium Ion

New Innovation in Lithium Ion Battery Could Triple Capacity

Movies and books often paint a very grim outlook of the future where everything of necessity is in perilously short supply. The TV show Revolution by JJ Abrams asks the questions what would we do if someone just spontaneously c...

 
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Back to the future hoverboard
Back to the future hoverboard
Back to the future hoverboard

Back to the Future Still Inspiring Hoverboard Inventions While Quantum Locking Brings Them to Life (pics/video)

The famous hoverboard scene from 1989's movie blockbuster, Back to the Future Part II inspired my buddies and I to etch countless drawings of future cars, boats and hoverboards.  Needless to say we, in all our adolescent fervor...
 
Green Energy
 
MOVEO_2
MOVEO_2
MOVEO_2

MOVEO Electric Scooter Folds Up And Is Still Cool (pics)

We've seen some cool ways to zip around town. I live vicariously through Christen, who gets to tool around behind the wheel of as many of them as he can. From high-end to low-end...self-powered to solar-powered, we had yet to s...

 
Android
 
mercy
mercy
mercy

10 of the Best Products To Prevent a Hangover (list)

Why does a fun Saturday of whiskey and margaritas mean a painful Sunday in bed? Hangovers have been one of humankind's most despised afflictions for thousands of years - and we're still not very good at preventing them. An old ...
 
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BigBelly
BigBelly
BigBelly

BigBelly Solar Powered Smart Waste & Recycling System

[GR]yPmXccpMrvQ[/GR] We like to think Green here at GR, and that was before skyrocketing energy costs, although that did little to sway us. Only with such infused noble intentions could one grin ear-to-ear over waste management...