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Chick-Fil-A Manager Supposedly Bans Employees From Saying 'Bae,' 'Ratchet,' 'Turn Up,' In Hilarious Sign

Not really sure about the veracity of this, but it made it onto my Facebook news feed, so I’m gonna go with 100% true.<p>From the Imgur uploader, “I …

7 Small Bike-Friendly Cities

To be eligible for our official Best Cities rankings, a city must have a population of at least 50,000, but there’s plenty of cycling excitement happening in smaller towns, too. Here are some spots worth checking out.<p><b>Keene, New Hampshire</b><br>Population: 23,272<p>Keene boasts a paved bike path that runs …

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Flotspotting: BloomSky, Taking the Inaccurate Meteorologist Out of the Forecasting Equation

I don't know what you thought of your local weather reporter when you were growing up, but for me, he played a bigger role walking in the city parade …

Making Beaches Safer

The SOS Rocket is a unique safety buoy that earmarks safe swimming areas at the beaches. In case the currents sweep a swimmer, they can latch onto …

This Cute Coffee Cup Goes From Happy To Mad With A Simple Twist

The morning coffee line at Starbucks is not a friendly place. It’s a queue of grumpy addicts tolerating one another in the loosest sense for the five minutes it takes to get a frappe soy latte with no foam. <i>I SAID NO FOAM. I WILL DRINK COFFEE FROM YOUR SKULL!</i><p>But these adorable, limited edition …

NYU Undergrads Can Now Major In Video Games

Teenage gamers, rejoice: NYU’s prestigious Tisch School of the Arts now supports your dreams to design video games for a living.<p>Starting in 2015, the NYU Game Center, a department within the prestigious Tisch School of the Arts, has just announced they’ll be offering bachelor of fine arts degrees …

Cycling

Slim Wallet by Aecraft

Slim Wallet is a minimalist design created by Belgium-based company Aecraft. Consistent to Aecraft’s line of leather products, the Slim Wallet is …

Biomimicry chair by Lilian van Daal replaces traditional upholstery with 3D-printed structure

Design graduate Lilian van Daal has developed a conceptual chair influenced by plant cells that could be 3D-printed from a single material (+ …

A speaker as good alive as dead.

We’d like to believe our beloved devices will last us a lifetime, but they all have an expiration date whether it’s because we upgrade or they fail …

World Cup 2014 final features "most tested" football ever

Players in tonight's World Cup final in Brazil will battle for possession of the Brazuca, the official tournament ball. Adidas global football …

UK Rocket Scientist Designs Hyper-Efficient Cookware

In recent years we've seen some neat re-thinks of basic cookware, from a self-stirring pot to Mike Whitehead's CNC-milled cast iron skillet. Now a …

The Hidden Dangers Of Crosswalk Timers

Knowing exactly when the light will turn red is great for pedestrians. The problem? Drivers can see those numbers, too.<p>As a pedestrian, the numeric countdown timers on crossing signals make life so much easier. No more are we doomed to grapple with the uncertainty of what exactly that orange “Don’t …

Patchnride : Portable Bicycle Flat Tire Repair Tool

It really sucks when you’re riding your bike and suddenly “pop” and you have a flat tire. That’s why we want you to know about Patchnride. We belive …

A Triple Lightning Strike on Three of Chicago’s Tallest Buildings | Colossal

<p>Even by Chicago standards the weather here in the midwestern U.S. has been bizarre and extreme lately. We’ve seen giant walls of fog caused in part …

AirType: Revolutionary ‘Invisible’ Keyboard of Tomorrow

Imagine if playing air guitar actually resulted in an audible, stream of guitar music. Well, that’s what AirType is. It’s a keyboard-less keyboard …

MOS Reach: A Flexible Power Solution For Tight Spaces

It’s ironic something so old as the power outlet has become so important…a necessity…in this era of digital devices. But how many of us are regularly …

The Takeout Box Gets A Clever Revamp

Takeout containers are just begging for a redesign. Styrofoam is brittle and terrible for the environment. Oyster pails with wire handles can’t be microwaved. None of them can really be reused and certainly can’t be easily transported; even if you have eco-friendly kraft paper containers, they’re …

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

The Aero-X hoverbike from Aerofex is slated for a commercial release in 2017 for just $85,000. Chump change, right?<p>Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has …

Scientists Keep A Careful Eye On The World Cup Ball

While many millions are enjoying the drama of the World Cup, a handful of scientists are keeping their eyes very closely on the ball.<p>The World Cup ball, known as Brazuca, has been the subject of intense and careful study, especially following the erratic performance of its predecessor in the 2010 …

Outrageous Entries From The Beard & Moustache Championships

These days, beards are the international symbol of the hipster.<p>Growing in their kilometres, these wiry rugs of goodness hang off men (and some …

The World's First Phone-Charging Pants Are Here

The project started six months ago when Mr Sauvage, 31, began experimenting with wearable technology.<p>"My phone is always dying so I was super interested in the idea," he said.<p>The prototypes have now been developed and will be modelled tonight in Bloomsbury as part of the A. Sauvage spring/summer …

Terry Gilliam

That Foamy Stuff You See World Cup Refs Spraying was Invented by a Fed-Up Journalist

There is a graphic design element to tennis courts, (American) football fields and basketball courts, with highly visible lines indicating boundaries …