Jon Pardy

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Technogel Memory Foam Pillows Cool You Off While You Sleep

I could never find a bed I liked until I purchased a memory foam mattress. I went ahead and got a pillow, too, for better neck support. Memory foam …

What Does 200 Calories Look Like?

The answer to the question of how much can you eat of different foods before you hit 200 calories varies, depending what you're consuming. Two …

SHAD: The Old Prince Still Lives At Home

Honestly, I don't know. I just feel like some nights you have to shake it up, and SHAD definitely agrees. The most incredible thing to me about "The …

Music

This Terrifying Video Shows How Dangerous It Is to Film Tornadoes

As long as there are storms, there will be storm chasers, and the footage they get is always equal parts soul-chilling and awe-inspiring. Yesterday, …

Supercharge Your iPhone Home Screen with Velox and These Add-Ons

iOS (Jailbroken): Velox is a new tweak for jailbroken iPhone's that completely changes how you view notifications and apps. It's one of those rare …

Johnny Martineau of Kilworth never dreamed his still shots of the woods of Komoka Povincial Park would reach such heights

From Kilworth to the opera stage to the world ­— a London man’s time-lapse photography of a local forest has hit the big screen.<p>For years, Johnny …

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

A Heroic Canadian Police Drone Saved a Car Crash Victim's Life

Normally drones aren't credited with saving lives. But the Saskatoon Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) reports that their personal drone helped …

Drones

Cool A Small Room or Tent with this Portable Air Conditioner

If you're going camping, or just want to cool a small room down without running the actual air conditioner, this DIY portable unit can get the job …

Rebuild a Broken NES with a Raspberry Pi

As time marches inexorably forward, vintage game systems like the NES inevitably stop working. But if you have a deceased system in your attic, you …

Hilarious Car Key Hack Lets You Drive It Like You Stole It

If your daily commute has become mundane and boring, you can easily spice things up with this clever hack that makes it feel like you've just jacked …

Blind the Boogeyman With This Quad Beam Light Cannon

Similar to the megapixel arms race that digital camera manufacturers got caught up in, flashlight makers are instead hell bent on coaxing as many …

Gear & Gadgets

The Origo Won’t Let Smartphone Addicts Start Car Unless Phone Is Inaccessible

(Origo)<p>Drivers distracted by their phones or other gadgets in the car are a serious safety problem <i>and</i> really annoying to get stuck behind when the …

Should Police Scanners Be Public?

Several innocent people have been accused of being responsible for the Boston Marathon bombing thanks to misinformation originating from police scanners. Why are these even broadcast?<p>The past week has seen a torrent of information, the majority inaccurate, gushing from the faucets of Twitter and …

Concepts: Animated iOS 7 Design; iPhone 6 with 4.5-Inch Display, No Home Button

Here are a couple concepts this Sunday to display the creativity of some designers when it comes to their vision of possible Apple design ideas. The …

How Many Peeps and Cadbury Easter Eggs Can a 50 Cal Rifle Shoot Through?

You probably never wondered this before but the Internet is always about answering questions you never knew you had. Like, how many Peeps and Cadbury …

Eggs

Video Tape Docks Videos on a Web Page So You Can Watch as You Scroll

Chrome: Ever start watching a YouTube video on a web site and get annoyed that you can't watch it while you scroll around? Video Tape allows you to …

How to Build Your Own Syncing RSS Reader with Tiny Tiny RSS

Yes, Google Reader is going away, and yes, there are great alternatives. However, if you're tired of web services shutting down on you, why not take …