UseeIsee Picture Phone

Posted on August 6, 2008 Under Gadgetry

Remember how we were all supposed to be talking on video phones in the mid-90s? Most wouldn't call a tiny 3-inch x 3-inch screen that produced a stuttering two-frame-a-minute picture "video." Then a decade later anyone with a laptop and…

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FancyZoom 1.1

Posted on July 31, 2008 Under Life
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Interview: Tokidoki's Simone Legno

Posted on July 29, 2008 Under Gadgetry

Karmaloop TV continually points its cameras in the direction some of the most influential design minds in the world. This week is no different as they sit down with Tokidoki's founder and creative director Simone Legno. In the exclusive one…

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Virgin Galactic: WhiteKnight II

Posted on July 29, 2008 Under Travel

Today, Virgin Galactic, the newest arm of the Virgin Group, rolled out the WhiteKnight II (WK2) mothership at the Mojave Air and Space Port and we had a chance to be a part of it. Guests checked in at the…

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Oups' Cartoon Craziness

Posted on July 9, 2008 Under Art

I know for a fact that I'm not the only person on Earth who's always harbored secret dreams of starring in my own cartoon adventure. The idea of bopping funny-looking animals on the head, or being bopped myself until I'm…

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Laser-Designed Skateboards

Posted on July 2, 2008 Under Design

Eventually, we'll get sharks with laser beams attached to their heads to fill our backyard pool. But until then, making "Pew! Pew!" sound effects will have to suffice. Not Damion Silver. This member of the Nu Artist movement has used…

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B&W Music Club

Posted on July 1, 2008 Under Music

Bowers & Wilkins, producers of totally sick, high-end audio equipment, is showing love to music fans with an unusual approach for gear makers. B&W Music Club puts out exclusive albums recorded at Peter Gabriel's studio, and available to members in…

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The Learn List

Posted on June 16, 2008 Under Life

It's more or less a fact of life that you learn something new everyday. You might learn that Paris Hilton is dating someone new or that your Grandmother's application to join the Hells Angels was accepted. However, if you're employed…

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Orb – Time Orbit Watch

Posted on May 30, 2008 Under Design

Italian industrial designer Djordje Zivanovic submitted a fascinating orb-like watch concept to the Signity International Watch Design Competition. Inadvertently, he has created an entirely new graphic representation of time. First there was the wall clock, then came digital, and now…

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The Car of Tomorrow, Today!

Posted on May 28, 2008 Under Eco

One look at the Aptera, and you'd swear that it could fly. Coming off as a cross between a single engine Cessna and something George Jetson could be seen flying around in, this spectacular new breed of plug-in electronic hybrid…

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