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PITAKA magnetic New Wallet brings modularity where we need it

PITAKA is a Chinese based company that has been making mobile accessories for a little while now. Their latest venture, however, is a carbon fiber magnetic wallet. Starting at $79 on Indiegogo the New Wallet is slated to go up to a starting price of $119 after the crowdfunding campaign ends. With …

How to make your own bath bombs

Bath fizzies for all your holiday gift needs<p>Everyone loves baths. Bath bombs—those delightful chunks of good-smelling stuff that explode into colorful fizz in your bathtub—are therefore an awesome gift on any occasion. But they can get a little pricy. If you buy ingredients in bulk and make a mess …

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day For a Month. Here’s What Happened

Turns out, a loose muscle is a strong muscle<p>Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could cram in more lifting?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip doing a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p>I …

Workouts

Arctican

Meet your new best friend - Arctican, it keeps cold cans cold for up to 3 hours! Arctican keeps 12-ounce drinks cold without making your hands cold. …

Schrade Magic Assisted Opening Knife

Knife manufacturer Schrade have recently added to their extensive collection a cool folding knife that looks like batman’s coolest ride, the tumbler. …

20 Subtle Clues She’s About to Break Up with You

Crack her pre-breakup code and read between her apathetic lines, and you won’t be so blindsided by the inevitable bad news<p>Women are many things, but straightforward isn’t one of them. So while you may sense that something is amiss when your girlfriend or wife displays obvious signs that she's not …

Relationships

How to Make the Pushup Better

Instead of beginning in a pushup position, start with your chest on the floor and your arms and legs hovering a few inches above the ground. David Jack, creator of <b>Men's Health 60-Day</b> Transformation, calls it the Superman starting pushup.<p>“It targets your upper back, lower back, glutes, and …

How to Build Muscle Endurance

While one minute for each move doesn’t sound that hard, you must do the exercises back-to-back without rest. That’s 3 minutes straight of going as hard and as fast as possible. If you’re not used to training like this, it’ll be tough. Really tough.<p>“In the weight room, you probably test your muscles …

​The Best Bluetooth Speaker for Every Portable Need

Your average cheap portable Bluetooth speaker is garbage—the crap to quality ratio in the category is absurd. But I've spent the last few months …

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Is This Bicycle Unstealable?

You don’t need to carry around a big heavy lock for your bicycle when you have this new bicycle design called the Yerka Project. That’s because the …

Site for helping the homeless, HandUp, closes first seed round at $850K

Social entrepreneurism at its finest right here: HandUp, a site that allows people to donate to homeless people in their neighborhoods safely, just closed its first seed round of $850K.<p>The new funds will allow the company to expand across more of the San Francisco Bay Area and to the East …

CA7CH Lightbox: the next camera to go against the GoPro

We have seen wearable cameras come and go, but so far the GoPro has kept its position as the king of the hill. With pristine image quality, unparalleled portability, solid build and insane popularity, it’s hard to beat GoPro. Is there room in the industry for competitors? CA7CH is counting on it, …

Lightbox

Camper-car In A Suitcase | By Swissroombox

A curious and ingenious invention was developed by SwissRoomBox with the intention of resolving the always difficult issue of spending the night in …

Forget Beats, these are the tiny wireless earbuds you’ve been waiting for

If you’re not a fan of wearing large, oversized headphones and are looking for something more discreet, then you might want to check out Earin, a new …

Want To Be More Creative? Sleep Like The Ancients Did

Artificial Light, like the light from the screen you are looking at right now, is like a drug that we’re all addicted to. And this addiction has taken its toll on modern society in the form of unnatural sleep patterns.<p>Computers, phones, light bulbs…they all attack our eyes with artificial light, …

Sleep

Lithiumcard Is A Unique Charger That Can Fit Inside Your Wallet

There are a lot of battery packs and external chargers available in the market, but today, we came across an interesting external charger which is …

E-go Cruiser

Cruising on a board is awesome, but if you have to cover a long distance with uphill slopes, fatigue will start to kick in, that was until E-Go …

Fin Bluetooth ring shows us how great wearable technology can be

Wearable technology may still be in its infancy, but there are already some pretty innovative ideas popping up.<p>One particularly nifty looking one is Fin, a Bluetooth enabled ring that turns your hand into a wireless controller. The little device has tons of potential uses for smartphones, smart …

Wearable Tech

Star Trek Enterprise Floating in a Pen

It’s the USS pen-terprise. With the Star Trek Floating Enterprise Pen you get a real writing instrument with a tiny floating Enterprise inside. The …

Cat Breeders Develop Breed Of Werewolf Looking Cats

Sure to be all the rage in the goth community (which I am a huge proponent of), a group of cat breeders have developed Lykio Cats, a breed that stems …

Yes, This Is an HDTV - Technabob

If there’s one thing that today’s flat-screen TVs have led to is a lack of the sort of unique designs that CRTs used to offer. I suppose this is a …

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Wedding Rings

Spark Sleeping Bag

The Spark SPI minimal sleeping bag by Sea to Summit is ideal for adventurers that need to pack light. The Spark has changed adventure traveling …

Minimalism

A 92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates A Spectacular Collection Of Embroidered Temari Spheres

A 92-year-old Japanese woman’s amazing collection of painstakingly-crafted traditional Japanese temari handballs has been unveiled to the public for …

Japan

Carefully Applied Dyes Reveal Colorful Anatomy of Fish

<i>Cleared</i> is a photo series by formally trained engineer and mathematician Adam Summers that offers a new way of viewing marine life. The scientific photographer, who has always been fascinated with biology, took it upon himself to experiment with his specimens by altering the pigments of their …

University of Washington

Radiation Physicist Beautifully Colorizes X-Ray Images of Nature

<b>Hanging Begonia, Chameleon</b><p>In late October, at the TEDx event in Groningen, Netherlands, one man stood on the stage and gave a fascinating talk about how his life's work had taken him on a journey to becoming an artist. Arie van't Riet studied radiation physics at Delft University of Technology and …

Painting

Cardsharp4

Ian Sinclair Design contacted us with news on the release of a new version of their Cardsharp, a popular credit card size pocket knife. Cardsharp4 is …

Sony Smartphone Attachable Lens-style Camera

Now available for purchase, is the Sony QX100 Lens-style Camera, it is the perfect compliment for your Android or iOS smartphone, instantly …

Cameras