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Eyeball Bowling Ball: All Eyes on the Pins

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Oh Gizmo!

  So you probably shouldn’t get this particular bowling ball if you don’t want all eyes in the bowling alley on you. The Eyeball bowling ball is unusual, even grotesque, and The post Eyeball Bowling Ball: All Eyes on the Pins appeared first on OhGizmo!.

Keep Calm and Relax with the Calming Stone

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Oh Gizmo!

When things are out of control and the familiar feelings of panic and anxiety begin to well up, reach for your Calming Stone and tell yourself that things will pass. The post Keep Calm and Relax with the Calming Stone appeared first on OhGizmo!.

The future of IFTTT includes paid plans and hardware harmony

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Several of us here at Engadget HQ employ If This Then That's (IFTTT) recipe-based automation chops to keep app-driven tasks in order. The software outfit has been keen on adding new functionality often, with channels opening up recently for Nike+,...

This is why your favorite tech site has a horrible pro-Apple bias

Pretty much everyone who has ever written anything about technology has, at one point or another, been called an “iSheep” who is “so bias (sic) in favor of Apple!” But while accusations of “pro-Apple bias” occur so often that they’re...Show More Summary

This Flat-Pack Water Bottle Can Squeeze Inside a Laptop Bag

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A backpack's got plenty of pouches and pockets for storing a water bottle, but a sleek messenger bag? Good luck fitting a Nalgene in there without an unsightly bulge. You'll either need to go without and keep an eye out for drinking fountains, or toss a few dollars towards these Kickstarted flat-pack water bottles. Read more...

Custom Super Mario World SNES: Yoshi Approved

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

This beautiful custom SNES was created by ozcan and it really makes me wish that Nintendo had offered something like it way back in the day. It shows Mario atop Yoshi, ready for adventure, and the…

Google's Megan Smith rumored as America's next CTO

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

The United States found itself without a Chief Technology Officer yesterday when Todd Park relinquished his post to go trawl Silicon Valley for IT types, but that spot may not stay open for long. Bloomberg claims that there's already a frontrunner...

Rear shell of Apple’s giant 5.5-inch iPhone shown up close in new leak

Following a variety of fresh 4.7-inch iPhone 6 components leaks showing its processor, front glass cover and rear metal case, a new picture of the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has popped up from Nowhereelse.fr. The picture comes from a trustedShow More Summary

The Navy Built Its Own Indoor Ocean to Test Ships

19 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The world's seven seas may be wildly unpredictable, but if you ever find yourself itching to play Poseidon, you might want to consider enlisting. Because at the Naval Surface Warfare Center just outside Washington, D.C., the Navy gets to control every inch of its very own indoor ocean. Read more...

The Nap Time Office Chair will help you get in some productive napping

Have you ever been overwhelmed with so many things to do that you immediately become tired? If you have the willpower to only sleep 20-40 minutes, it can be a very helpful way to refresh your brain. Of course, the hard part is laying down and forcing yourself to do your work after that amount of time rather than continuing to sleep. Show More Summary

Watch a fully assembled iPhone 6 boot up for the very first time

No one has gotten their hands on an iPhone 6 yet, but luxury retailer Feld & Volk managed to cobble together enough loose components to put one together itself. In the video below, you can see the fully assembled 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in action for the very first time, from the protruding camera to the odd plastic inserts that we just can’t stand. Show More Summary

3D-printed mesh gives man with half a skull hope for recovery

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

People have been patching up their bodies with foreign parts for ages now, but 3D printing has only made that process easier, faster and more emblematic of hope. Case in point: a Chinese farmer named Hu fell three stories in a construction accident,...

What will the latest PS4 and Xbox One updates add to the consoles?

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Both Microsoft and Sony have announced big updates for their current-gen platforms this month. The PlayStation 4 v2 update will land an innovative online/local multiplayer hybrid feature on the system, while the Xbox One is set to receive...Show More Summary

Windows 9 Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Windows 8 has been limping through its existence for just about two years now, and despite the fact that its continual updates have improved it a fair bit, the numbers aren't encouraging. Microsoft knows this, and the rumors surrounding Windows 9 show that it's going to be a move back to more familiar territory. Here's what we think might be coming. Read more...

Limited Edition Michael Keaton Era Batarangs

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

Where does he get those wonderful toys? Apparently from Hollywood Collectibles Group, who has a limited edition set of three authentic replica Batarangs for sale from the Michael Keaton Era of Batman. You get two Batarangs…

Tech Deals of the Day: Friday, 8/29/2014

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

Our friends at TechBargains.com compile a list of daily deals to help you save money. Keep in mind that as with any good deal, products are limited in quantity and can sell out quickly – so…

Which cheap tablets are worth buying?

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

A few years ago, tablets were poised to replace laptops as the computing device of choice. That never happened, as we've largely stuck with laptops and phones as our daily drivers, with tablets relegated to a secondary role. If you don't use a tablet...

iPHONE 6 LEAK: This is the iPhone 6 component leak you've been waiting for

We’ve seen plenty of iPhone 6 component leaks so far but this one is a lot more exciting than your average flex cable. Via Nowhereelse.fr, GeekBar has posted some new pictures on its Weibo page that purportedly show the iPhone 6’s A8 processor for the first time. Show More Summary

Why Ikea's Mostly Computer Generated Catalog Will Soon Be the Norm

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The rooms in Ikea's catalogs may look like wonderlands of inexpensive furniture, but they're mostly computer generated. Like, 75 percent computer generated. The Swedish juggernaut has experimented with CG product shots for almost a decade now, and it's getting incredibly good at it. But it's far from the only company doing it. Read more...

College Students Spend Most of College Looking at Cell Phones

21 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A new study out of Baylor University finds that college students spend an "astounding" amount of time on their cell phones and has researchers warning of cell phone "addiction" (not in a jokey way). Read more...

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