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This Tea Will Get You High

Last Friday Harding Stowe, the owner of Brooklyn Kava, stopped by the Gizmodo offices to offer us a sample of kava tea—a tea so potently relaxing …

Wind Mobile to launch LTE 'at the end of 2016,' will also deploy VoLTE and VoWiFi services

It looks like faster speeds are coming to Wind Mobile’s over 1 million wireless subscribers by the end of the year.<p>Wind Mobile first unveiled plans …

Original Star Wars trilogy, unaltered, may be coming to Blu-ray

Disney/Lucasfilm is planning to re-release the original Star Wars trilogy, without any of the subsequent alterations, on Blu-ray, according to a report on ComicBook.com.<p><i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i>, <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> and <i>Return of the Jedi</i> will be packed up in a release prior to the theatrical release …

2014 Core77 Design Awards Winner Spotlight: Polygons, a Measuring Tool for the All-in-One Enthusiast in All of Us

Polygons all started with what was supposed to be a classroom lesson in what not to do. National Institute of Design student Rahul Agarwal …

Awesome smartwatch crowdfunding project raises scam alerts

Not too long ago, Kickstarter suspended a crowdfunding campaign for the iFind, a device that would have raised well over $550,000 despite not being …

Xiaomi Surpasses Samsung As China’s Top Smartphone Vendor, Says Canalys

Xiaomi‘s name may mean “little rice” in Chinese, but it’s not so little anymore. According to a report from Canalys, Xiaomi has surpassed Samsung as China’s top smartphone maker, thanks to massive growth over the past year.<p>The report says that in the second quarter, Xiaomi shipped 15 million …

Tired of being spied on? These startups try to keep your secrets safe

The private messaging arena is so hot right now that, as I’m writing this story, my inbox is filling up with story pitches about the launch of yet another ephemeral messaging app.<p>And it’s not just product launches: These apps are getting money. Just last week an app called Wiper, which claims to …

NVIDIA SHIELD tablet full details leaked; arriving July 29 for $299

We already had a nice clean shot of NVIDIA’s upcoming SHIELD tablet, but the latest leak courtesy of VideoCardz.com strips away any remaining mystery …

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T 10.1 for just $200

Released back in July of 2012, the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T isn’t exactly a spring chicken anymore. Still, when it comes to providing a decent Android experience the tablet is more than capable of delivering thanks to its Tegra 3 quad-core CPU with 1GB of RAM.<p>For those looking for a …