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I've Cooked With the Future - June Oven Review

Reading Time: 6 minutes<p>Yeah, yeah, I know – clickbait title; but I actually mean it. If I had the June Oven in my kitchen all the time, I would …

Gravy LED Wall Sconce

The award winning Gravy LED Wall Sconce is a new home lighting device to install wherever you want or need, although its understated minimal look …

New NVIDIA Shield Android TV may come with revamped controller

There are already rumors about a new NVIDIA Shield Android TV set-top box reveal for CES 2017. Today, new images of what reportedly are the new 2017 edition of the console-like devices popped up on the Internet, which include a new look for its game controller.<p>The images come from <i>Android Police</i>, …

Chances Are High Your Butt Is Asleep, and Here's How to Wake It Up

Physical therapist Chris Kolba recently coined the term dormant butt syndrome, and made the news with his catchy phrase. News of the newly named issue even made it onto "Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me," the NPR news quiz, where I first heard the term. But this phenomenon has long been acknowledged, even …

Pong Table

The first arcade game to be based on a real-life sport, Pong has now gone full-circle, entering the real world in this Pong Table. Created by Daniel …

BioLite BaseLantern

Light your next campsite or after-hours picnic without lugging around a massive torch with the BioLite BaseLantern. Using edge lighting, it puts off …

Now you can try Amazon Echo and Alexa in your web browser

If you've heard about the Amazon Echo and have been wondering what it's like to use it before committing to buying one, there's now an online tool …

FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor

Most new cars come with sensors to let you know when you're about to back over something. Unfortunately for owners of older rides, adding that …

Levi Strauss and Google's New Jacket Will Rule Your Smartphone

If you’ve ever wanted to swipe your sleeves to control the volume of your phone from your jacket, you’re in luck.<p>Google and Levi Strauss said on …

Polaroid's latest instamatic doesn't use ink to print photos

Cubes, unwieldy squares, bulky cameras of yore. Regardless of form factor, when the Polaroid name is on a camera it means you're getting instant photos. With the company's latest shooter, the Snap, you're getting what looks like a pocketable device that uses proprietary tech to print photos using …

Amazon Prime Day: The best deals

Wednesday is Amazon's big Prime Day sales celebration. Throughout July 15, Amazon will have various items and deals on sale.<p>Some of these deals will …

Leatherman Multi-tool Bracelet

Complete your EDC kit with the Leatherman Tread, the stylish and functional multi-tool that can be worn on the wrist is now available for purchase! …

Ginkgo Solar Tree

Gingko Solar Charger is a new charging station inspired by the Japanese gingko tree, made from aluminum, recycled plastic and bamboo, it can charge …

Lily is the World’s First Throw-and-Shoot Camera

Lily is a new robotic camera drone that aims to shake up not only the drone industry, but the camera industry as a whole. It’s the world’s first …

uBeam’s Ultrasound Wireless Charging Is Real, And About To Be Really Funded

What if wireless power at a distance actually worked? It does. uBeam invented a way to wirelessly send energy up to 15 feet away with ultrasound.<p>What if you could slap a wireless charging case on your phone and charge it while you move around or use it? uBeam invented that too. While early uBeam …

Wireless Charging

Now you can build your own DIY smartphone using Raspberry Pi

Walking into a store or going online to buy a smartphone is, like, so totally 2014. Why not just build your own?<p>Developer Tyler Spadgenske has been tinkering away at a basic DIY smartphone that runs on Raspberry Pi for more than a year now, and he’s posted an updated set of directions over at …

Razer's Forge TV is now available to pre-order from Amazon for $149.99

Back in January 2015, Razer released details on their first Android TV-based set-top box, known as the Forge TV. Now, a little more than three months …

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Exercises for a Tighter, Sexier Butt

Show your booty some (tough) love with these serious strengthening moves.

A Celebration of Droneography

We’ve had photo drones in the Photojojo Shop for over a year!<p>We’ve taken some great flights, shot our fair share of dronies, wrote the book on Drone …

This startup can run apps on Amazon’s cloud for 1/10th of the regular price

The engineers at startup ClusterK know a heck of a lot about an often overlooked part of popular cloud provider Amazon Web Services called Spot Instances, where you can name your price for using slices of servers in the Amazon cloud. ClusterK has figured out a way to run complex applications on …