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Filed Under:Technology / Gadgets
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Archived Since:April 6, 2008

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Who Doesn’t Want an Alex and Piper Emojis?

There’s a new Instagram account called lesbianemojis, and they are churning out lesbian emojis at an impressive clip. They are also some of the most brilliant emojis to ever grace the Internet. Now, there are some pretty obvious ones here, like the Tegan & Sara album and Alex and Piper from Orange is the New Black. Show More Summary

Intel and Michael J. Fox Partner on New Wearable Device for Parkinson’s Disease

Intel and the Michael J. Fox Foundation have big ideas about how to pursue new avenues of Parkinson’s Disease research, and the good news is they’re in the initial stages of making that happen. Bret Parker, who talks about his experiences...Show More Summary

Now Google Maps Wants to Be Your College Advisor

Can’t get on the road to make a campus tour for your prospective college student? Google Maps is here to help. Thanks to their maps, Street View, and Pegman, you can now take walking tours of hundreds of the world’s best universities from your own home. Show More Summary

Zelda Williams Bids Adieu to Instagram and Twitter With These Last Words

The Internet is the greatest, and maybe the ultimate, experiment in mass media. The Internet alone gives every person with access a platform from where their words can, conceivably, reach the rest of the connected world. That means stories once spread to give hope to communities can now inspire millions. Show More Summary

AT&T Is Practially Giving Away the iPad and iPhone

Good deals on Apple hardware are all too few, so when we see a good one, we have to share. AT&T is offering new bundle deals for the iPhone 5S and 5C through their AT&T Next monthly payment program, and they could save you hundreds if you’re in the market. Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian Gets Selfish With New Book Dedicated to Selfies

Toss out that Ansel Adams crap taking up space on your coffee table, because the only photography book you’ll ever need to own has officially arrived. It’s already a #1 best seller on Amazon in the celebrity photography category, which is even more reason for why Kim Kardashian’s Selfish needs to be in your life now. Show More Summary

Pile of Poop Emoji Gets it’s Very Own Mask

Well, I guess the dunce cap went out of fashion a long time ago, unfortunately, so this will have to do. Doo. Doo doo. Haha. Get it? Doo. We can only guess that this unique headgear was inspired by the Pile of Poop Emoji. I mean, why else would you subject yourself to wearing ‘crap’ on your head. Show More Summary

HTC Desire Coming to Virgin Mobile

If you like the HTC One line, but don’t care much for the price, good news. The HTC Desire, a mid-range smartphone that has done well abroad, is finally coming to the United States through Virgin Mobile. HTC plans on bringing both the...Show More Summary

This Might Be The Most Useful Cooking Apron Ever Made

Sometimes, ye olde ways still do manage to beat modern technology. Case in point, an apron that makes cooking a lot easier than constantly having to reference your tablet or laptop. This Apron Cooking Guide is stuffed full of the basics,...Show More Summary

OPI Coca-Cola Nail Polish is 0 Calories – 100% Awesome

God-tier brand synergy today, as we take a look at a partnership made in fizzy, fashionable heaven. If you haven’t hit up your local Ulta in a while, treat yourself and check out OPI’s refreshing new Coca-Cola-inspired line of nail polish. Show More Summary

Who Wants a Selfie Pocket Mirror?

Look, you might be thinking, ‘Why would I buy this, this unifunctional mirror that does not also display notifications and tell me where the nearest Taco Bell is?’ Well, let me tell you, there’s more to the Selfie Pocket Mirror than meets the eye. Show More Summary

iAssist App Helps Those with Autism Communicate

The iAssist Communicator is a new app that makes mobile technology work for people with cognitive and developmental limits. The app turns the iPad into a powerful communications tool that is both simple to use and respectful of the user and the challenges they face. Show More Summary

Woman Catches Thief Using Her Bank App!

Thieves be warned—the days of snatching someone’s wallet and having yourself an anonymous, ill-gotten shopping spree are long, long gone. Corey White tried, but he was done in by modern technology and an impressively persistent woman that had no intentions of being a victim. Show More Summary

Skully AR-1 is an Augmentated Reality Motorcycle Helmet

Integrating technology into vehicles safely is notoriously difficult. It’s also incredibly important—technology is going to be used on the road one way or another, so we might as well embrace attempts to get people to do so responsibly. Show More Summary

ROAR! Beats Pill is Ready for the Jungle with Safari Makeover

A leopard print Beats Pill? You know we’re all about that. If you’re about that, too, I would advise you to act quickly, because the Beats Pill Safari is limited edition. Like, really limited. ColorWare, custom paint job experts of the high-tech world, are responsible for the new limited edition Beats Pill design, but they want it to be a hot item. Show More Summary

26 Back-to-School Essentials + Win the Asus PadFone X from AT&T

As it so often is, young students today have it good. Now, back-to-school shopping is pretty great—new laptops and tablets that can absolutely be justified as educational necessities. Future lawyers will develop out of children nationwide developing pointed arguments and counter-arguments as to why an iPad is a need, not a want. Show More Summary

Martian Notifier Watch Review – A Wearable Done Right

What do you really need from a Smartwatch other than real-time notifications? The new Martian notifier provides just that. It’s a classic looking timepiece with one exception: there’s a small OLED screen discreetly built into the face. Show More Summary

J.K. Rowling Pens Letter to Lone Survivor of a Multiple Homicide

Last month, Cassidy Stay was the lone survivor of a multiple homicide that left her parents and four siblings dead at the hands of one gunman, the estranged ex-husband of one of her aunts. You might, hopefully, remember the story better by the outpouring of support that Cassidy received afterwards, which included an online fundraiser. Show More Summary

Make Your Kenny G Dreams Come True with this 3D-Printed Saxophone

The list of things that can’t be 3D printed is shrinking by the day. We’ve already marked off body parts and clothing, and now we can nix musical instruments, thanks to this 3D-printed alto saxophone. Professor of Product Design Olaf Diegel of Lund University in Sweden took six months to design the saxophone, which uses 41 components. Show More Summary

Hermès Tie Break App is Perfect For Guys Who Need a Little Fashion Help

The newest entry into the appvertisement world is Hermès Tie Break, an app that—well, there’s kind of a lot going on here. Hermès ties, assuredly, play a central role. Appropriately enough for something that purports to be a timewaster,...Show More Summary

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