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The psychology behind color

If you squash every scene from the <i>The Matrix</i> into one image you’ll get something that looks like an old fuzzy TV screen. Look a little closer though and you’ll see the entire movie unfold, all without watching a single scene.<p>As you scan from left to right and top to bottom the colors flip flop …

Microsoft’s Band update puts an itty bitty keyboard on your wrist

A handy addition<p>Microsoft has been experimenting with smartwatch keyboards for Android Wear, and now the company is bringing a similar concept to its own Band hardware. In its first major update, Microsoft’s Band has become a lot more useful for Windows Phone users, thanks to a new Cortana-powered …

I Tried the Kardashian Kollection

As a fashion editor, I was pleasantly surprised.<p>I'm beginning with an admission: I'm a huge fan of Kim Kardashian's style. Ever since her chic transformation under the tutelage of husband Kanye West, Kim has evolved into somewhat of a daily style inspiration for me. Her tone-on-tone outfits, …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

18 Bad Sleeping Habits To Break Now

From the editors of Cosmpolitan.com, correct these common sleeping mistakes for a better night's rest.<p>Even if you eat kale and exercise and somehow resist the office cupcakes, it won't matter much if you don't get a decent amount of sleep. Your body and mind desperately needs rest to function …

Logitech's K480 keyboard connects to three different Bluetooth wireless devices at once (hands-on)

The $50 K480 can connect to three different Bluetooth wireless devices at once, whether they're Windows, Mac or Chrome OS computers, or Android, Windows, and iOS tablets or smartphones.<p>You've got a computer, smartphone, and tablet, but do you have a keyboard that works with all of them at the same …

Soto Pocket Torch

Now here is something different, the Soto Pocket Torch, turns any rectangular 50-cent disposable lighter into a wind-resistant torch. The Pocket …

Pyro Board: An Audio Visualizer Made of Flames

A group of young physicists and chemists in Denmark have developed an audio visualizer made of<p>A group of young physicists and chemists in Denmark …

Lytro Illum Light-Field Camera

While the company’s first camera, Lytro’s brand new Illum infinitely expands on its initial<p>While the company’s first camera, Lytro‘s brand new Illum …

Saddlebaby

SaddleBaby is a unique and simple product that enables parents to carry their children on their shoulders hands-free. In today´s busy multitasking …

Aerion's AS2 supersonic business jet gets extra engine and cabin space

Aerion Corporation has upped the cabin size and added an extra engine to the first in its planned range of supersonic business jets currently on the …

This Week in Gear: May 25, 2014

<b>View All Today in Gear | Follow Us On Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, RSS or Subscribe via Email</b><p><b>The Handbook by Valet</b><br>Our favorite style destination has …

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Monteverde Multi-Tool Stylus Pen

It might seem odd to still be using pen and paper in this age of technology but for those<p>It might seem odd to still be using pen and paper in this …

This is a pizza vending machine in Croatia. You pick the toppings and it actually bakes it for you right there! http://t.co/VBZgO4eQkb

This uber-luxurious Japanese sleeper train will feature duplex suites and glass walled observation spaces -

If you’re one of the many who dreamt of riding in a Ferrari but didn’t think they could any time soon, your thoughts might just change with this …

Quadski XL

The original Quadski was awesome, as it successfully combined a four-wheeler and a jetski, creating a sort of ultimate solo beach/lake/camping …

Earin - The Worlds Smallest Wireless Earbuds

Earin is the smallest, wireless earbuds available on the market. Two earbuds that together function as one Bluetooth headphone; no cables, no …

Sweat Tailor - The Ultimate Alternative to Denim Jeans

Sweat Tailor was established with one simple goal - to create the ultimate pair of pants. We found it challenging to find a pair of pants that were …

EverDock Go: Universal Car Dock for iPhone, Android

EverDock Go: The Only Dock You'll Ever Need for Your Car<p><b>Buy the EverDock Go and Dash at</b> <b>fuzdesigns.com</b><p><b>Works With Any Phone in Any Car</b><p>At FŪZ Designs, …

Diamond Jubilee By John Walker & Sons

Boa Wine Decanter by Riedel

New from Riedel, the Boa wine decanter.<p>Introduced for the Chinese Year of the Snake, this sleek decanter takes Riedel's elegant serpentine vessels in …

How to Make a Classic Mai Tai

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: The history of the mai tai, and how to bring a little tiki to your home bar, tonight.</i><p>The craft cocktail …

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

Sweet Tea Fried Chicken

John Fleer is a thinking man's chef, a onetime doctoral candidate in religion who chucked it all for a career in the kitchen. One of the best ideas …