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Framed Tech

Framed Tech

With a motto like "if you can't open it, you can't own it," it should come as no surprise that the people behind Framed Tech know a thing or two about how to disassemble everything from the original Atari and its cartridges to a PS3 controller and an early iPhone. As their name i...

The Casper Pillow Is Designed for Every Sleeping Position

The Casper Pillow Is Designed for Every Sleeping Position

How do you sleep? On your back? Side? Whatever position you land in after a long day? No matter how you rest your head, Casper has your perfect pillow. The Casper Pillow stays supportive, cool, and comfortable all night long—no matter what position you wind up in. Every aspect of the unique pillow-in-pillow design has been meticulously engineered for perfect sleep. It provides the perfect balance of squish and support, stays cool so you never need to flip it, and can even be tried out for 100 nights. Don’t get the best sleep ever? Send it back for a full refund. It’s time for better sleep.

The Weekend Agenda

The Weekend Agenda

Every Friday we’ll get you hooked up with some solid weekend plans. These are the things we think you should watch, read or do over the next few days....

The Story Behind Monopoly Pieces

The Story Behind Monopoly Pieces

While many board games use colorful little pegs as markers, Monopoly, the game with the unique power to unite and divide a family in the matter of an hour, has those odd tokens you’re no doubt familiar with. You've probably played more than a few games with the little racecar or thimble but never stopped to think, "Why the hell am I a thimble?"

Bamboo Accordion Book & Magazine Holder

Bamboo Accordion Book & Magazine Holder

If you're looking for a clever, stylish way to display your collection of magazines, coffee table books and other conversational pieces of literature, look no further than the Bamboo Accordion Book/Magazine Holder. When opened, the 17" x 10.3" x 5.2" collator has five separate co...

Trainerbot Smart Ping Pong Robot

Trainerbot Smart Ping Pong Robot

Getting better at ping pong without a consistent practice partner or coach can be easier said than done, but it doesn’t have to be with Trainerbot. The Smart Ping Pong Robot was created by two brothers looking to even the playing field when it comes to finding a suitable oppone...

MHD Racing Inspired Custom Seiko Watches

MHD Racing Inspired Custom Seiko Watches

Matthew Humphries, an established automotive designer and former Chief at the Morgan Motor Company, has parlayed his considerable knowledge, skills and design chops from the automotive industry into a line of customized, racing-inspired Seiko watches under his MHD label. MHD Raci...

Netflix Can Now Check Your Internet Speed

Netflix Can Now Check Your Internet Speed

In a project completely unrelated to originally programming and acquiring incredible BBC shows, Netflix has just launched Fast.com, a site that does just one thing: check your connection speed. Yes, there are other options out there, including the go-to Speedtest.net, but there ...

Preset Chess Is Ready to Go out of the Box

Preset Chess Is Ready to Go out of the Box

If you’re one of those people that loves a good game of chess, but wants to save as much time as possible by skipping the whole initial setup thing, you need to check out Preset Chess. The game that takes an afternoon to learn but a lifetime to master has gotten an upgrade with...

A 3-Week Railway Journey Through Japanplay

A 3-Week Railway Journey Through Japan

From concerts and sumo matches, to train and taxi rides, In Japan is "a collection of audiovisual moments and memories of a 3-week railway journey through Japan in 2015” that manages to pack more experiences and beautiful scenery into four minutes than you’d find in a feature...

ZUS Kevlar Charging Cable

ZUS Kevlar Charging Cable

ZUS Kevlar Charging Cables can pull 4,000lbs of car, are impervious to cat teeth, assist with 50lb curls and even get the business ends run over by an automobile without losing the ability to charge your Micro USB, Lightning or USB-C devices. Reinforced with Kevlar—yes, the s...

Google Home

Google Home

A little over a year ago, Amazon launched Echo, an always-connected speaker/hub that allowed owners to receive answers to questions, hear the news, get the weather, and much more without pressing a button. Now, Google has released a competitor: Home. Google Home is a similar alw...