Head Massager Looks Very, Very Stupid

Despite this guy's best "thinking man" pose, he still looks like a complete ass. I can't quite pinpoint the cause, but I think it might have something...
September 21, 2007

Museum Guide Robots Have Eyeball Heads

Enon is a robot created by Fujitsu that meets visitors to Kyotaro Nishimura's museum and then guides them through the exhibits. It uses arm gestures and a...
September 21, 2007

LaCie's New Hard Drive Is Golden

LaCie's new external hard drive will look like a beautiful golden wave glistening atop your desk. It was fabricated by Ora-Ito, a French designer, exclusively for LaCie....
September 21, 2007

Beer Pong Device Ensures A Sweet Rack

Two college kids, who I imagine are sixth year juniors, started their own company (The Founding Collegians) and created The Rack, which is a device you put...
September 21, 2007

Lunar Mining Robot Looks Like Awesome Toy

Scarab, the moon miner, was developed at the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon. He's an awesome little guy designed to mine "hydrogen, possibly water, and other volatile...
September 21, 2007

Transformer Dress Turns Into Naked Lady!

Any Friday that starts with the tip line filled with naked ladies is a good one. So today might not turn out so bad. British clothes designer...
September 21, 2007

UK To Build Wave Powered Generator

The UK has approved the construction of the Wave Hub, which will be the first full-scale wave powered generator in the world. It looks like an underwater...
September 20, 2007

Movie Screen Hides In Your Bookshelf

Italian designer Matteo Ragni has developed the Fly Shelf with Integrated Projection Screen. It's a screen for your projector that hides in a bookshelf. The size shown...
September 20, 2007

Start Your Own Dinosaur Park!

Remember when you were a kid and really wanted a pet dinosaur? Remember how you never really grew out of that and still do? Well now you...
September 20, 2007

Homemade 25mm Sniper Cannon

These kids have overprotective mothers that won't let them play with real guns, so they decided to build their own out of PVC. The gun "boasts a...
September 20, 2007

Free Ride Pen Gives No Complimentary Rides

Designer Jean Pierre Lepine (like pen!) has developed the Free Ride Pen. It is an expensive ass writing instrument that reminds me of the thing aliens ram...
September 20, 2007

Horn Speakers Are Huge, Fugly

If you live in a castle and have all the room in the world for two monster mid to high-range speakers, then the Ferguson Horn Speakers may...
September 20, 2007

Holographic Vaio Zoom Notebook Concept

The Vaio Zoom notebook concept was created by designer Eno Setiawan. The idea is that the notebook is entirely holographic. When off, the screen is clear glass...
September 20, 2007

About Time Clock Isn't Accurate

The About Time Clock, designed by Buro Vormkrijgers, doesn't tell accurate time, and costs $170. This innovative clock reveals the passing of time by rolling around your...
September 19, 2007

Stun Gun Prevents Unwanted Calls

If you're tired of people at the bar asking to borrow your cell phone to make calls, well here's your chance to fight back. The Immobilizer 900,000...
September 19, 2007

Star Wars Personal Theater Is Cool

Vic Wertz and Lisa Stevens, who used to run the Official Star Wars Fan Club, had this home theater made to resemble the control deck of the...
September 19, 2007

Geltec Beta Gel Is Pretty Amazing

The video shows a raw egg being dropped from 72 feet and landing on a small pad of Geltec's Beta Gel. The egg doesn't break. It's amazing....
September 19, 2007

Urban Cup Holders Can Get You Killed

I usually just set my damn beer on the sidewalk if I need to stop and kick someone's ass on the street, but apparently that's not good...
September 19, 2007

Coca-Cola Introduces Self-Chilling Bottle

Coca-Cola, a company best known for putting narcotics in their soda, is rolling out a new technology they hope will take the industry by storm. Self-chilling bottles!...
September 19, 2007

Crown7 Cigarette Isn't Really A Cigarette

It's less a cigarette and more an electronic nicotine delivery system, seemingly an updated version of this thing. It doesn't produce any smoke, but does hit you...
September 18, 2007

Talking Photo Album Steals Your Voice

This talking photo album, from Vat19, uh, talks. You can record a 10 second statement for each of the 24 photos in the album and then listen...
September 18, 2007

Japanese Card Game Looks Awesome

Not totally sure how it works or if we'll ever see it anywhere but Japan, but damn does this thing look like Magic on acid. It's a...
September 18, 2007

Delicate Touch Robot Hand Plays Nice

Intel scientists working at a Seattle lab have developed a technology they're dubbing "pre-touch", which consists of a number of electric-field proximity sensors. These sensors are used...
September 18, 2007

Homemade Pigeon Deterrent Scares Birds

This guy set up a motion activated sprinkler to keep pigeons from crapping up the ledge between his pool and hot tub. While I can understand this...
September 18, 2007

Magical Basket Mirror Baffles The Mind

Daniel Rozin's Weave Mirror looks like a flat piece of basket on the wall. But it is actually a magical mirror to another dimension. The mirror is...
September 18, 2007

Guys Can't Drive Halo Warthog

The guys from Weta Works built a replica of the Warthog from Halo, and now there's a video of some dudes from Bungie driving it. No word...
September 18, 2007

World's Most Expensive Chair Is Shiny

This piece of crap chair, which is set to fetch between $1.6 and $2.4 million at auction next month, isn't worth it. It was made in 1986...
September 17, 2007

Gun Shaped Blow-Dryer Is Stupid

From the "because everything is cooler in the shape of a gun, particularly items you regularly point at your head" department comes this blow-dryer. It's a hairdryer...
September 17, 2007

Motion Portrait Animates Still Photos

Motion Portrait takes a single photograph and digitizes it while extracting 3D information so that it can be animated. Right now the animation options are pretty limited,...
September 17, 2007

McDonald's Offering Cell Phone Ordering

Because standing in line and ordering in person is analog and burns too many calories, a Korean McDonald's is experimenting with a new cell phone ordering system....
September 17, 2007

USB Shaver Is The Opposite Of Brilliant

Connectland's USB powered rechargeable shaver is just that, a damn USB shaver. Now I buy everything that has USB in the title, so of course I own...
September 17, 2007

Triops, The Throwable Digital Camera

German designer Franziska Faoro has developed the Triops digital camera, which is a digital camera with three fisheye lenses. It can take panoramic photographs, or be thrown...
September 17, 2007

Army Testing Balsa And Foam Humvees

In an attempt to cut weight on Humvees, the Army is testing models made with "fiberglass, balsa wood, foam and carbon reinforcements all held together with resin....
September 17, 2007

Scary Robot Face is Scary, Ugly

The WD-2 scary robot face from Tokyo University can allegedly transform to look like anyone. It has a projector in the rear so it can project video...
September 17, 2007