Gadgets

Car Cup Holder Drink Cooler & Warmer

$38.77 - $42.99 from Amazon »

One thing I know right off about these car cup holder drink coolers and warmers is that they prefer Coke to Pepsi. Almost every one of the color combo listings for the cig lighter plug-in gadgets shows them cooling off...

IQbuds BOOST Earbuds & Hearing Enhancers

$468.12 from Amazon »

IQbuds BOOST - notice how they put the "BOOST" in all caps so you know right off these Bluetooth earbuds make things louder - aren't just for blasting music directly down your canals. Fitted with Ear ID, IQbuds BOOST...

Nomodo Trio Qi-Certified Charger & Drink Warmer/Cooler

$67.15 from Amazon »

The Nomodo Trio is a Qi-certified fast charger on one half and dual mug warmer / drink cooler on the other. Need a Father's Day gift for Dad? Nomodo's desktop setup is an especially great choice for kids with dads who...

Winston Online Privacy Device

$189 - $229 from Winston »

What Winston here is suggesting is online privacy. Total browsing anonymity. Scrambling your internet activity to strip away invasive corporate tracking and surveillance that don't just record your activities, but also...

KUBE Bluetooth Speaker with 37-Quart Cooler

$399 from Amazon »

Boomin' Bluetooth speaker coolers are nothing new anymore, but KUBE shows they're still popular enough for designers and engineers to improve upon. KUBE's portable, wireless audio system built around a 37-quart ice chest...

ExtremeMist Personal Cooling System

$119 - $189 from ExtremeMist »

Aside from the ExtremeMist name reading like "extremist" when I first look at it, the Personal Cooling System would be a welcome addition to my summer activities. (Extremists, though, political, religious, social media...

Ford Self-Braking Shopping Cart

A self-braking shopping cart falls right line with the precedent Ford Europe has established with its Interventions series. Remember their last prototype creation, a lane-keeping smart bed? Just as that not-really-necessary...

PUBG Air Drop Box Humidifier

Discontinued

Special delivery, PUBG fans with cracked lips, parched skin, and arid sinuses. This Air Drop is bringing some relative humidity to the Battlegrounds. The PUBG Air Drop Box Humidifier decks out your standard air irrigator...

Vortix Bite Cure for Insect Bites & Stings

Sold Out from Amazon »

The bites, stings, itches, and inflammation of summer are coming! The Vortix Bite Cure is a handheld device to help with the aftermath of insect encounters. Placed on areas poked by mosquitoes, flies, bees, wasps, and...

Somewear Global Hotspot

$349.99 from Somewear Labs »

Somewear out there / beneath a satellite / someone's thinking of me / and texting me from the Dolomites. The Somewear Global Hotspot gives smartphones with satellite connectivity access to text messaging, GPS, and a chat...

Sense Energy Monitor - Track Energy Usage in Real Time

$249 from Amazon »

I'm hoping the Sense Energy Monitor can solve some of my marital problems. Mainly the one that involves my wife shrieking, "Why is our electricity bill so high?!" and me saying, "Welp, because you insist on keeping the...

Ledger Nano S - Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet

$48 - $59 from Amazon »

Since there's no reason not to trade cryptocurrency in style, the Ledger Nano S crypto asset hardware wallet also comes in Jade Green, Lagoon Blue, Saffron Yellow, and, oooh, Flamingo Pink...

WaterLily Micro Turbine Water or Wind USB Charger

$159 from Amazon »

There's certainly no lack of wind or water in my parts right now. But the WaterLily micro turbine USB charger is still going to have to wait a few months for me to head out on the trail or up any sort of currently-blizzard-experiencing...

AirFly Wireless Transmitter for Wireless Headphones

$27 from Amazon »

Twelve South developed their AirFly Wireless Transmitter with Apple AirPods in mind, but the Bluetooth adapter will work with any wireless headphones you want to connect into gym TVs, airline in-flight entertainment...

Functional Mini Arcade Business Card Holder

Love Hulten doesn't have too much to say about his functional mini arcade business card holder, but in this case, check out the video - I think joystick and button actions speak louder than words...

MOGICS Bagel - Universal Travel Power Strip

$49 from Amazon »

Zero carbs in this bagel. But the MOGICS Power Bagel isn't for giving you energy on the inside - keep the cream cream cheese and lox away from it, please - it's for funneling the energy out. The universal travel power...

Awair Glow Air Quality Monitor

$86.29 from Amazon »

Until last summer something like Awair's Glow air quality monitor wouldn't have gotten my attention. But after weeks of living under the drifting smoke of forest fires burning in all directions last summer, I'm now a...

Virtual Mate Virtual Intimacy System (NSFW)

Get your 55-gallon barrels of lube out, dudes, because Virtual Mate is about to unleash some very slick new technology. Forget gifts for your girlfriend, this hyper-realistic VR sex game for your PC, laptop, mobile device...

KARECEL Hand Warmers

$23.99 - $26.99 from Amazon »

KARECEL Hand Warmers might not be able to keep the polar vortex out of your whole body, but they can kick off a cascade of heat in your fingers that moves up your arms and across your chest and back, maybe with the help...

Robo-Shark

Hm deep sea data collection or underwater spy? I think the Robo-Shark could go either way. Creator RoboSea, though, is sticking with the former in its description of the forthcoming "professional tool."...

Air Compression Wearable Leg Massagers

Discontinued

Skinny jeans, dress shoes, and toddlers with separation anxiety don't squeeze your calves and feet enough? Check out these wearable air compression leg massagers. They look like a pair of walking boots the doctor would...

Tanita Handheld Body Smell Checker

$113.83 from Amazon »

I need a Tanita Handheld Body Smell Checker...for other people. So that I can present some hard data when I approach them to propose they start wearing deodorant. Or shower every once in a while - after staying up all...

Darth Vader Clapper

$49.99 from Amazon »

Use the Force...of the sound waves generated by slapping your palms together with the Star Wars Darth Vader Clapper. Appearing out of nowhere from 1988, this sound-activated outlet controller - perhaps the original smart...

Fingerprint Padlock

Discontinued

Fair warning: there are a bunch of fingerprint padlocks out there, and they all come with mixed reviews. Some on their biometric reliability, some on their shoddy, poorly translated instructions, and some on their super...