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Usit – Contemporary Step Ladder That Doubles as a Stool

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Usit – Contemporary Step Ladder That Doubles as a Stool
ENG-Usit originated in the desire to create a stepladder that fits into a contemporary interior. Today’s stepladders often look too utilitarian, and they are quickly returned to storage after being used. Although it is collapsible, the Usit doesn’t have to be packed away. The two-step version of Usit can be...

Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires

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Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires
Irvine, Calif., March 19, 2014-Titanium alloy golf clubs can cause dangerous wildfires, according to UC Irvine scientists. When a club coated with the lightweight metal is swung and strikes a rock, it creates sparks that can heat to more than 3,000 degrees Fahrenheit for long enough to ignite dry foliage,...

Android Smartphones Can Finally Get Predator Vision Too

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Android Smartphones Can Finally Get Predator Vision Too
Earlier in the year, FLIR got us all hot and bothered by revealing a thermal vision smartphone case that could actually see our excitement. Unfortunately it's only for iPhone users, and won't be available until the early summer. But Android fans will have the last laugh with their own thermal...

Walking Dead Tribute Beer – Made With Real Brains

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Walking Dead Tribute Beer – Made With Real Brains
The folks at Dock Street Brewing Co. really love beer. They also apparently really love AMC's The Walking Dead. Putting these two loves together was a no-brainer. Or wait. The exact opposite of that. Yes, the Philadelphia brewery will celebrate the season finale of The Walking Dead with Dock Street...

Halfbike – The Personal Vehicle That Brings Joy Back To Urban Mobility

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Halfbike – The Personal Vehicle That Brings Joy Back To Urban Mobility
Experience The City in a New Way Halfbike brings you a completely new experience. It’s a vehicle that combines running and cycling, which turns out to be remarkably exciting and fun for getting around the city. A bicycle revised both in terms of size and functionality, a new kind of...

Cool – GE Aeros Smart Air Conditioner

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Cool – GE Aeros Smart Air Conditioner
Quirky is more than just bendy power strips these days -- recently, it's been pushing its vision of the connected home thanks to a multi-million dollar partnership with GE. So far their deal has yielded stuff like intelligent egg trays (seriously) and clocks, but they're unveiling something much cooler today:...