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Morgaw Shock Absorbing Bicycle Saddle

As an answer to the cyclist's favorite component to complain about, Slovakian designers have developed a new type of bicycle saddle called the Morgaw. The lightweight, carbon-based saddle combines a modular rail system with two small shock absorbers to add flexibility and stability while absorbing …

Lamps Made From Clothespins by Crea-re Studio

Crea-re Studio takes your average clothespins and uses them to create handmade lamps in Poland. The Clips lamps appear to be supported with a frame …

Furniture

Watch out, Google. Vuzix smart glasses sell for $1,000

Now available for preorder, Vuzix's high-tech specs undercut Google Glass by $500.<p>Consumers can now purchase a pair of smart glasses for $1,000.<p>Dubbed the first commercially available "Smart Glasses," the Vuzix M100 started shipping on Tuesday, according to the company. The first models off the …

Google Glass

Kima Ventures Will Allow Startups To Raise $150K Within 15 Days Via AngelList

As Paul Graham wrote a few months ago, fundraising can be incredibly distracting to a founder. It often takes months of pitching, re-pitching and paperwork to finally get your money in the bank. Kima Ventures is hoping to change this at the seed level with a new program. The seed stage investment …

Technical Machine gets $1M to let web developers play with the internet of things

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Technical Machine (see disclosure) has raised $1 million in seed round funding led by True Ventures (see disclosure) with Slow …

Tablets to carve out nearly half of PC market next year

Apple and Samsung will lead the charge, but may face challenges from smaller rivals, says research firm Canalys.<p>Tablets will come close to outshipping notebooks and desktops in 2014. At least, that's the latest forecast from research firm Canalys.<p>In a report released Tuesday, Canalys predicted that …

IPad Air

A New Generation of Saddles

Since 1866, the Brooks company has been known for its craftsmanship, durability, and quirky British insistence on doing things differently. When it …

Electronic Mosquito Coil

The E-Coil uses frequency waves and light without scent or fragrances to repel mosquitoes and keeping them at bay. The traditional coil leaves ash …

Sono Noise Cancelling System by Rudolf Stefanich

When you live in a crowded area of a city that never sleeps, you have to deal with noise pollution every single day. This issue inspires an …

Revolutionary Space-Saving Anti-Theft Bike Locks

Bicycle theft is on the rise in major urban cities and lugging around a bulky bike lock everywhere you go can be tiresome, but Berlin-based company Sphyke has come up with a simple solution–a series of combination locks, known as <i>C3N</i>, made to fit the parts of a bike that are often easily taken. This …

Stainless Steel

The 'Internet of Toys': Toymail Connects Kids to Their Loved Ones

From the app-based Nickster to the electronic building blocks of Littlebits, toys are making leaps and bounds in cool factor. Launched this morning …

Kids

Blacksumac’s Piper will make your home safer, here’s how.

This millennium has been teeming with amazing releases of new and fun technology being made readily available for the average consumer. There are a …

TableConnect Brings Your Smartphone To a 60" Surface (video)

With TableConnect, your smartphone is controlled by a 60″ surface, making it the first multi-touch table that unlock a new dimension so that you can …

PowerUp 3.0 Converts any Paper Airplane into an RC Plane with a POV Camera (video)

Paper airplanes are no longer just paper airplanes thanks to the folks at Power Up Toys. First they came to market with just a motor system that …

Knoll Systems WHD3 HDMI No-Wire High Resolution HDMI Wireless Transmission Kit Review

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]ost “home theaters” aren’t in dedicated rooms but part of a living room, Great room, Den, you name it. So the electronic …

Tethercell Makes Any Battery-Operated Device Smartphone Controllable

There are a lot of battery operated devices in our lives, and most of them die at the worst possible moment. But now, if there’s something you own …

Swann ADS-450 SwannSmart Wi-Fi Network Camera with Secure Cloud Storage Review

[dropcap]H[/dropcap]ome security has always been serious enough to warrant paying real money for surveillance devices. Networking video cameras …

Brewbot Lets You Brew Beer Automatically

Brewing beer is, for obvious reasons, a popular thing to do. It’s also a surprisingly difficult thing to do in some respects; brewing beer, it turns …

Martin Aircraft Is Almost Ready To Sell You A Jetpack

It’s one of the dreams of every nerd who went to go see <i>The Rocketeer</i>; strapping into your own personal jetpack and taking to the skies. While you …

GoPro Hero 3+ Goes 4K

The “action cam” has rapidly become a popular standby for everyone from extreme sports fans to people who just like strapping little cameras to …

Push Is The First Fitness Tracker To Track Your Strength

Fitness trackers are pretty popular; strap some sensors to your wrist or ankle, fire up the app, and you can find out how many steps you take and how …

Filip: A Tracking Bracelet For Your Kids

There really is such a thing as too paranoid. Kids are going to do dumb things no matter what adults try to do to teach them not to, like wander off. …

Gyroscopic Watch Winder Serves As A Reminder You're Really Rich

A watch is really more of a fashion accessory than a useful tool these days. Back in the day, you might have needed one, but these days, it’s really …

iRig Blueboard Puts Virtual Pedals At Your Feet

One of the challenges of digital music production in the modern day is the fact that everything you’re recording may be digital, but the techniques …

Here's A Nitro-Powered Car Hitting 200MPH

As man explores options for alternate fuels and new ideas to haul heavy objects and himself across long distances, it’s important to remember one of …

Aspect Solar Charges You Up No Matter Where You Are

As electronics become more and more important, there comes a problem with them: Keeping the things fully charged so you can keep using them. It’s a …

Charge All Your Devices With The Convenient Contort v2 Portable AC/USB Power Supply

With so many devices to charge these days, it can become very overwhelming when trying to find the right outlets or power stations to power them up. …

Bike2Power BikeCHARGE Rechargeable Power Pack Review

[dropcap]C[/dropcap]ell phones and bicycles started out as enemies — what old-school cyclist doesn’t remember the first time their phone rang in a …

The Skully Helmet Mixes Good Ideas And Bad Ones

Motorcycling is dangerous. Take a doctor to a bar and he’ll pretty consistently refer to a Harley or a Kawasaki as a donorcycle, since motorcycle …

Soundmatters foxL DASH 7 Wireless Pocket-Portable Soundbar and Speakerphone Review

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]ireless speakers come in varying sizes and shapes, but tend to perform in similar fashion. But every now and then along comes a …