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Water Bottle + Light = Bottlelight

Here is a simple formula that helps to reduce your luggage load while camping. The Bottlelight combines portable UV water purifier with a camping …

This Sci-Fi Helmet Could Give Firefighters Predator Thermal Vision

When firefighters have to enter a burning building, much of their job still involves blindly feeling their way through dense plumes of toxic fumes in …

Suspended Steel Powder-Coated Staircase Floating Above the Ground

Haptic, a London-based architectural studio envisioned a great interior filled with minimalistic design features. Youthful and tastefully decorated, …

Millions of these robotic bees may roam the world in the near future

This science-fiction infomercial was made to raise awareness of the fact that bees—which are crucial for the survival of all species, including …

Ecology

Google Glass Guard

If you were an early adopter of Google Glass, then you’re probably in the market for something more protective than that flimsy case you got! Though …

The BarkerBag

A solid pack and pair of sturdy hiking boots are essentials for all outdoor enthusiasts, but nothing propels you further and with a better attitude than having a dog by your side. After a long day when all parties are exhausted through, having your pup curl up at the bottom of your sleeping bag can …

DouBBleTime USB charging cable-Full Battery in 1/2 the Time

<b>THE PROBLEM</b><p>When you’re always on the go and usually charge your phone or tablet with a laptop or PC in the office or an USB port in the car, have you …

HMM™ RULE/ONE PEN & RULER

With all the new phones and tablets, we might not use pen and paper that often anymore. But for many of us, a notepad, a good pen and a solid …

Mile High Club

The AirBorn is an innovative child seat for infants flying in commercial aircrafts. The design is such that it increases the comfort and safety for …

Personal Bakery

Portion control is one of the best ways to lose weight and the Bake.A.Dish is a great appliance that can help you do that. Essentially it is an oven …

Dutch-Style Streets Come to LA

In the LA neighborhood of Echo Park, Bestor Architecture is bringing a new type of community-friendly, pedestrian-friendly development to the United …

Scientists find a way to create matter from light

Scientists have long theorized that you can create matter from light by colliding photons<i>,</i> but <i>proving</i> that theory has been a different story -- you need the right high-energy particles to even think of trying. However, it looks like that once-impossible dream is close to becoming reality. …

Woolpack: One T-Shirt. Many Functionalities.

woolpackmerino.com<p>Like us on facebook<p><b>Next To Skin Comfort</b><p>It’s only natural to wear something natural next to your skin. At <b>Woolpack</b> we see wool …

A Timer Cap For Water Bottles Reminds You to Hydrate Every Hour

As summer approaches and the temperatures start to soar, it's time to get serious about staying hydrated. Your body relies on H20 to help keep you …

Yanko Design | Modern Industrial Design News

You may remember Light, the company that launched a smartphone-sized point-and-shoot with as many as 16 camera modules that covered the entire back …

Industrial Design

What the… e-bike?

My brain hurts & it’s because of the JOHAMMER. As a rider myself, I’m confused… excited… & sick at all once. “Love it or hate it. But just think of …

Did You Smile Today?

If not, then this alarm clock is going to be mighty nasty to you! The Smile Alarm Clock has face recognition sensors that turn off the alarm only if …

Serious Kid Fitness

Sometimes ya gotta get a little tricky to get kids off the couch and outside to exercise! The Attivo series of playground equipment focuses on …

Easy Home Heating

Mirage is anything but unreal. It’s a well-rounded approach to home heating design, and not just in the visual sense! The system aims to replace …

The New Hippiemobile

It’s hard not to compare Eduardo Galvani’s <i>Nimbus</i> concept to the iconic VW bus, but one look and you know it’s been designed to go a lot of places the …

The history of Microsoft's new Outlook for iPhone app

A powerhouse email app<p><i>Less than two months after acquiring Acompli, Microsoft is releasing an Outlook for iOS app today. Microsoft's new app is simply a rebrand of Acompli's existing app, but the company is promising new features in the future. Read our original report below on how Acompli, and</i> …

iTunes Match Expands to Japan

Apple is expanding its iTunes Match service to Japan, according to a <i>MacRumors</i> tipster and the company's iTunes Match availability website. The service, which costs ¥3,980 per year, allows iTunes users to match their existing iTunes libraries with high quality versions of songs from Apple's iCloud. …