This Autonomous House Is Zombie Proof

This Autonomous House Is Zombie Proof

Ukrainian startup PassivDom (Passive House Ukraine) has developed a line of autonomous, self-learning, mobile houses using 3D-printing techniques and advanced materials. Dubbed modulOne, each of the autonomous houses is designed and built to be fully functional off grid with sola...

Get Your Domain Before It's Gone

Get Your Domain Before It's Gone

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Topo Designs Tech Pants

Topo Designs Tech Pants

Topo Designs might be best known for their bright, color-blocked bags and packs, but their apparel is also top notch. The Topo Designs Tech Pants were developed by Topo to be "the perfect outdoor hiking, backpacking or traveling pants." It's a bold claim, but it's also one they d...

8 New Apps You Should Know

8 New Apps You Should Know

Instead of wading through the massive amount of new app releases searching for a few diamonds in the rough, just let us be your guide. This is a collection of our favorite new apps for both iOS and Android for your downloading pleasure. Black Blue Remember "The Dot Game" (a...

Mother Nature Is No Match for Unsettle's Commuter Roll-Top

Mother Nature Is No Match for Unsettle's Commuter Roll-Top

As a commuter, you never know what you'll run into when you leave the apartment. Luckily, Unsettle's Commuter Roll-Top is ready for any and all of it. Made with 1000D coated nylon and packcloth and outfitted with YKK AquaGuard® zippers, the sleek backpack is water resistant and ...

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This Tape Makes Everything LEGO Compatible

This Tape Makes Everything LEGO Compatible

Team Nimuno is currently crowdfunding an invention that will let you realize your wildest dreams because this tape makes everything LEGO compatible. Nimuno Loops is a flexible, bendable, shapeable, cuttable, reusable tape with a top side compatible with LEGO, Mega Bloks, Kreo and...

Nuni Heats 6 Tortillas in a Minute

Nuni Heats 6 Tortillas in a Minute

Taco Tuesdays at home are about to get a lot easier with the Nuni Toaster, which can heat up to 6 tortillas in less than a minute. No more uneven heating from doing them right on the stove. No more flipping after a few seconds with a pan or a comal. Insert up to six 6" tortillas ...

Lift Minimalist Bike Hook

Lift Minimalist Bike Hook

Storing your bike in any sort of small area where floor space is at a premium can be a pain, but it doesn't have to be with the Lift Multi-Use Bike Hook. Vertical, on-wall bike storage isn't new for those of you that live in an apartment or are trying to store multiple bikes, but...

Heinz Is Using Don Draper's "Pass the Heinz" Ads

Heinz Is Using Don Draper's "Pass the Heinz" Ads

Heinz has finally approved Don Draper's Pass the Heinz ads from Mad Men. The original ads that his clients at Heinz weren't in any way pleased with featured close-ups of fries, a cheeseburger and a slice a steak all just waiting for a squirt of ketchup with the simple tagline "Pa...

Wear This: Blizzard

Wear This: Blizzard

If you're anything like us, you got way too comfortable with spring weather in the middle of March, and now you're dealing with ice, slush and snow. The best option is hibernation with a side of working from home, but that doesn't work for all of us. If you have to brave the upco...