Gadgets

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

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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

$299 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

$44.99 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

$129 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)

$169 - $199 from Virtual Mate »

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

$122.34 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

$29.99 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...

UV Black Light Flashlight

$12.99 from Amazon »

See who got up to what at the office holiday party this year with this UV black light flashlight. The 51-LED ultraviolet investigator reveals a few very distinct stains and marks, highlighting them in bright, glowing...

OTTO Automatic Herb Mill & Roller

$129.99 from Amazon »

Like to treat your herbs right? Grind and roll them into a perfect cone in seconds, without mess and waste? Banana Bros. has a mill you really OTTO try...

Rone Desktop Space Heater & Hand Warmer

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The Rone from Blaulock is 2 precious mini heaters for one, in one. The desktop chill buster looks a lot like a speaker, with a 3-legged half-capsule primary unit that contains PTC ceramic heating elements, and a heat-absorbing...

Courant Wireless Charging Accessory Tray

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I think Oprah selected Courant's wireless charging accessory tray as one of her top tech gifts for 2018. Or maybe it was my wife, She-Ra: Princess of Power. Everyone's Christmas wish lists and gift guides seem to be cascading...

Star Wars Death Star USB Wall Charger

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Regardless of which Star Wars team you thought you're on, if you're going to buy a Death Star USB wall charger, you'll have to root for the power of the Dark Side...