This is a video by Tim Thaler, who designed and built an iPhone controlled retractable kitchen island. While admittedly an interesting concept, YOUR ISLAND COUNTERTOP IS THE FLOOR HALF THE TIME. I don't know how things work in your house, but in my house the kitchen floor is a place dogs scoot their asses across because they suck at wiping. Overall, I give the design a D for "dog raisins".
Hit the jump for a short video of the highly questionable countertop in action.
In an unshocking turn of events, Apple has pulled 'Baby Shaker', an iPhone application that allows users to shake a baby until red X's appear over its eyes and it stops crying, from the iTunes store.
Within a day of the game being available for download, childcare organisati... / Continue →
This is the $455 License Plate Flipper, a device that, with the push of a button, flips your license plate to reveal a different one in 1.2-seconds. The company says the thing was designed for not getting your plate dirty when offroading or concealing your plate at a car show,... / Continue →
This is a $650 bulletproof iPhone case from Japanese manufacturer Marudai that can allegedly stop a .50-caliber round (but only from the rear). Unfortunately there's no PROOF it can stop a .50-caliber round, since they didn't bother making a video. So you're gonna just have t... / Continue →