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Archived Since:April 5, 2008

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SmartJars

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Organized storage for small items

BEST TIME TO MEMORIZE THINGS

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

“If you’re giving a speech the next day, review it before falling asleep,” says Candi Heimgartner, an instructor of biological sciences at the University of Idaho. Since most memory consolidation happens during sleep, anything you read right before bed is

ESTIMATING WAVE HEIGHT

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

In deep water, the maximum wave height in feet will be half the wind speed in miles per hour. – R. A. Heindl, Design Engineer, Euclid, OH, USA

EASY INTERACTION

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Guys- if you want the girl to be interested, walk up to her and give her a TRUE compliment like “Those are very attractive ear rings” or “That blue sweater really compliments your eyes” and then just walk away. If

PARKING LOT PAY

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

When interviewing for a job, take a good look at the cars in the parking lot. If they are all junkers, then they don’t pay much. If they are all ritzy, high dollar cars, then they don’t pay enough and

TIP TOP TOMATOES!

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

When planting tomato seedlings, wait until you have at least two sets of leaves, preferably three or more sets. Remove the bottom set(s) of leaves so that you have only one pair of leaves remaining. Crush some egg shells (1-2

ESTIMATING BAROMETRIC PRESSURE

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

A barometer’s reading will drop about an inch for each thousand foot increase in altitude. – R. A. Heindl, Design Engineer, Euclid, OH, USA

STOCK TIP

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

If someone tells you “Buy it now! Everyone is buying it like crazy!” Ask them “Who is selling it and why?” – Waldo Weyeris, Engineer, Boulder, CO, USA

Seam Ripper

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Great for removing scratchy garment labels

ROK Straps

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Best straps for hauling stuff on motorcycles

Wink’s Remarkable Book Picks of the Week

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Wink is Cool Tools’ website that reviews one remarkable paper book every weekday. We take photos of the covers and the interior pages of the books to show you why we love them. This week we reviewed: The High Fidelity Art

Author and Wired columnist Clive Thompson [Cool Tools Show #002]

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Cool Tools

Author and Wired columnist Clive Thompson shares his favorite tools

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