• CorkNet Pot Holder Doubles As A Table Tennis Net. Wait, What?

    CorkNet Pot Holder Doubles As A Table Tennis Net. Wait, What?

    CorkNet is a pot holder designed for use in the dining table.  Lay it down, put your hot cookware straight off the stove on top, and all is well with the world.  Except, it’s also designed to turn the dining table into a ping pong table, allowing you to play a game of table tennis with the kids after dinner is over.   Whoever loses takes out the trash. Sized like a regulation table tennis net, all you have to do [...]

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  • Schiller X1 Lets You Navigate The Water Like You’re Riding A Bicycle

    Schiller X1 Lets You Navigate The Water Like You’re Riding A Bicycle

    You love bicycles.  That’s just how you are.  When you go to work, you ride a monstrously colorful fixie.  When you hit the gym, you exercise on the stationary bike.  When you play the fairways on the weekends, you go hole to hole on a Golf Bike.  Now, you can even hit the water while bicycling with the Schiller X1. No, this isn’t a boat that got fitted with a pedal system.  Instead, it looks like they took apart a [...]

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  • Velo Sock Covers Up Your Dirty Bicycle Tires During Storage

    Velo Sock Covers Up Your Dirty Bicycle Tires During Storage

    Unless you enjoy having mud, dirt, and the occasional dog poo caking on your home’s floors, you learn soon enough that taking the bicycle straight into the house after riding it outside is a horrible idea.  Cleaning up your tires before pushing the bike in, on the other hand, is so time-consuming, you’ll probably end up just taking the train the next time you go to work.  The Velo Sock offers an equally clean but faster solution. A large flexible [...]

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  • Samsung Gear S Smartwatch Shows Up With An AMOLED Curved Display

    Samsung Gear S Smartwatch Shows Up With An AMOLED Curved Display

    Both LG’s and Samsung’s previous releases both showed that a phone with a curved screen is just all manners of impractical.  From the looks of it, though, that impracticality doesn’t apply to smartwatches. At least, that’s the vibe we’re getting from the Samsung Gear S. A smartwatch with a curved display, the panel wraps around the wrist, creating a unique aesthetic we haven’t quite seen in the current crop of products in the burgeoning niche (although we have seen a [...]

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  • Perhaps The Best Way To Spend A Weekend – Build This CupCade DIY Mini-Arcade Kit

    Perhaps The Best Way To Spend A Weekend – Build This CupCade DIY Mini-Arcade Kit

    If building an arcade cabinet is among the unrealized dreams of your younger self, you’ll be happy to know that you can still have a chance to strike it off your bucket list.  And it’s going to be drastically easier this time around with the CupCade, a DIY mini-arcade kit. Made by Adafruit, the kit contains all the parts you need to build a proper miniature cabinet with all the electronics it requires to function.  Even better, it comes with [...]

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  • This Cleverly Designed Murphy Sofa Float Is A Bed, A Wall And A Shelf Also

    This Cleverly Designed Murphy Sofa Float Is A Bed, A Wall And A Shelf Also

    Want to maximize your tiny studio’s seating capacity, while still having a comfortable place to lay your head at night?  This MurphySofa Float could do the trick, giving you couch space to sit a bunch of guests and a fold down wall bed that you can equip when it’s time to retire. When folded down, the bed uses the main sofa as a platform and an integrated floating shelf as legs for the bottom end.   As a result, the bed [...]

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  • Two-Piece Casio Exilim EX-FR10 Camera Solves Many Shooting Angle Conundrums

    Two-Piece Casio Exilim EX-FR10 Camera Solves Many Shooting Angle Conundrums

    We’re not entirely sure what subcategory of cameras the Casio Exilim EX-FR10 belongs in.  Then again, that’s why we’re hankering to get our hands on one.  Simply put, it’s weird and awesome at the same time. Described as a “split camera that enables all-new ways of shooting photos,” it’s made up of two separate modules that can be used whether they’re attached or detached.  One module has the actual camera hardware and the other has the touchscreen viewfinder, allowing you [...]

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  • Zubin Axe Hiking Pole Can Turn Into A Spear, A Slingshot, A Saw, And More

    Zubin Axe Hiking Pole Can Turn Into A Spear, A Slingshot, A Saw, And More

    Trekking poles can be plenty useful, helping you navigate rougher terrain with better balance and stability.  The Zubin Axe, however, takes the hiking stick up a notch, integrating multiple features that turn it into an indispensable outdoor multi-tool. Described as a “multi-tool survival staff,” the contraption comes with multiple modules that you can attach to turn it into something else entirely.  Like an axe.  Or a saw.  Or a fishing spear, among several others. The Zubin Axe is a two-piece [...]

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  • Sony Smart Tennis Sensor Attaches To Your Racket, Records Your Complete Game Data

    Sony Smart Tennis Sensor Attaches To Your Racket, Records Your Complete Game Data

    Nothing beats good coaches when it comes to developing your tennis skills.  If you don’t have access to those, however, you should be able to get plenty of training mileage from good instructional videos and Sony’s Smart Tennis Sensor. Designed to attach to the grip end of a tennis racket, it’s compatible with products from Wilson, Prince, and Yonex, among others.  There’s probably a good chance it will work with most rackets you have stashed away at home, too, so [...]

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  • Overade Plixi Folding Helmet Collapses Into An Impressively-Compact Package

    Overade Plixi Folding Helmet Collapses Into An Impressively-Compact Package

    We’ve seen foldable helmets before.  Not being first doesn’t mean you can’t be the most impressive, though.  That’s exactly what the Overade Plixi does, as it’s able to fold into an impressively compact bundle. Although it doesn’t quite shrink into a pile you can drop in a jacket pocket, it does fold up enough that you can tuck it in a corner of your bag, with none of the usual bulk a regular bicycle helmet will take up.  It can [...]

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  • Every Poolside Deserves A Private Lounge As Beautiful As The iPad Controlled CocoOne

    Every Poolside Deserves A Private Lounge As Beautiful As The iPad Controlled CocoOne

    Your tranquility pod is awesome and all, but now that you’re married, you find yourself looking for something you can bring the wife on when shutting yourself out from the rest of the world.  As it turns out, that’s not a problem with the CocoOne. Described as a “first-class cocooning lounge,” it’s a dome-shaped pod that you can lock yourself and the lady in.  Why?  So you can hide away from the rest of the world.  Or just take a [...]

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  • Finger Hands Are Creepy And Funny At The Same Time

    Finger Hands Are Creepy And Funny At The Same Time

    The Man Hands, which makes smaller hands look like they belong to a giant lumberjack, is all manners of funny.  These Finger Hands, on the other hand, while just as funny, is also all manners of terrifying.  Like it came straight out of a demented horror movie. You know how finger puppets can be funny and, so, you assume putting hands on the tips of your fingers will look just as hilarious?  Well, it doesn’t.  I mean, look at the [...]

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  • Kickball Ice Cream Maker Makes You Burn Calories Before Enjoying A Bowl

    Kickball Ice Cream Maker Makes You Burn Calories Before Enjoying A Bowl

    Ice cream is good, but the number of calories it packs is frighteningly high.  Simply put, you will need to burn the lot of those calories unless you want to permanently pack on the pounds.  This Kickball Ice Cream Maker makes sure you do just that. Just like a regular kickball, you can kick it around the park or the front yard, working up a sweat and burning some of those fat stores in the process.  Unlike them, the ball [...]

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  • Fold Pot Is A Flower Pot That Can Grow Along With Your Plants

    Fold Pot Is A Flower Pot That Can Grow Along With Your Plants

    Unless you want the hassle of transferring plants into a different pot as they grow bigger, you plant them early on in a pot that anticipates their future size.  Of course, it looks awkward as heck when you’ve got that tiny thing growing in a gigantic pot.  Won’t be the case with the Fold Pot, which starts out small but grows larger to accommodate your plant’s growth. Designed by Emanuele Pizzolorusso, it’s plant pot that folds at the top like [...]

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  • Garage Full?  Set Up A Yardstash III For Instant Outdoor Storage

    Garage Full? Set Up A Yardstash III For Instant Outdoor Storage

    It’s amazing how much stuff we manage to fit in the garage.  Sure, the car and bikes are meant to go there.  But we also throw in all the lawn equipment, gardening supplies, seasonal decorations, handyman toolbox, beach toys, and a whole lot more.  Truth be told, it isn’t likely to take long before the seemingly-infinite capacity of the garage reaches its limit.  When that happens, you can either shell out big money to build an extra shed in the [...]

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  • Grafitti Fur Roller Turns Any Carpet Into Your Personal Art Canvas

    Grafitti Fur Roller Turns Any Carpet Into Your Personal Art Canvas

    It’s easy enough to draw simple stuff on thick carpet piles, which is why some people use them as a message board.  Just run your finger through the fluffy surface and you can leave whatever impression you want as new fibers are flattened and raised, whether it’s short notes, stick figures, or basic shapes.  Try fashioning anything more complicated, however, and you’ll likely just end up with an unintelligible mess.  Unless you use something like the Graffiti Fur Roller. Designed [...]

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  • Forget The Lights, These Sexy Switches From Buster + Punch Will Turn You On

    Forget The Lights, These Sexy Switches From Buster + Punch Will Turn You On

    Light switches are the last thing most people ever expect to be complimented on when it comes to their homes.  But that’s exactly what’s likely to happen when you trade in your traditional home switches for these Buster + Punch Electricity series of switches and dimmers. Looking more like controls on a luxury sound system or expensive mixing gear, these electrical switches really step up the ante for the erstwhile all-too-common home staple.  While these will obviously look perfect inside [...]

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  • QBracelet Hides A Battery Charger Inside A Stylish Piece Of Arm Candy

    QBracelet Hides A Battery Charger Inside A Stylish Piece Of Arm Candy

    If you’re going to walk around with an external charger in tow, it might as well be something that won’t take up more of the already limited space in your pockets.  That’s exactly the case with the QBracelet, a stylish-looking band that can be used to give your smartphone an extra boost of juice. Made by Q Designs, the clasp looks like a regular piece of fashion jewelry that you can use to accessorize your everyday wardrobe.  Not only is [...]

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  • Pod Power Redesigns The Extension Cord For Easier Outlet Sharing

    Pod Power Redesigns The Extension Cord For Easier Outlet Sharing

    Extension power strips are fine enough as they are.  But sometimes, don’t you wish you can use just a single one to plug in multiple items in different locations around the room?  That’s exactly the idea behind Pod Power, an extension power cord with three outlets distributed along its length. Produced by Quirky, the extension cord makes it easy to distribute outlets under shared desks, conference rooms, and other places around offices and homes.  No need to use multiple power [...]

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