Author Archives: Donyae Coles

Full Name: Donyae Coles Website:
Info: Donyae’s love for technology is based on a need to survive our future robotic overlords. Know thy enemy as you know yourself. But since even odds are on the zombie future, she has also learned how to prepare squirrel. You can find her on Facebook until the robots - or zombies - rise up.
Gadgets May 25, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Sofia Lap Desk – work in bed, be comfortable

Everything is better in bed. Well, not everything but a lot of things. Breakfast, a movie, reading a book, work. Those sorts of things are greatly improved by being totally comfortable. The Sofia Lap Desk is the lap desk that wants to make sure you can work long into the night, without leaving your comfy spot.

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Sofia Lap Desk – work in bed, be comfortable
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 24, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors

If you live around other people, either urban or suburban, chances are, you live in a neighborhood and there are small things that happen hyper-locally that aren’t reflected in your daily social media newsfeeds. If you don’t want to add all your neighbors to your Facebook but you do want to stay abreast of the local going-ons, check out Nextdoor, the social network for your neighborhood.

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Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors
Fun & Games May 24, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Deluxe LED Illuminated Water Tube – sit in this ring of light at your next pool party

Brace yourself, summer is coming. Finally, the long cold, nights of winter are behind us and the long, hot days of summer are upon us. Break out the suntan lotion and shorts because fun is to be had. BBQs are going, coolers are full of ice, and pools are opening. Be king of your pool with the Deluxe LED Illuminated Water Tube, the glowing ring of relaxing fun.

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Deluxe LED Illuminated Water Tube – sit in this ring of light at your next pool party
Gadgets May 23, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Revolar – it’s dangerous to go alone, take this

So you’re out in the great wide world, on your own, doing your thing but that doesn’t mean you have to be alone. There’s truth to the idea of safety in numbers and even if you’re physically all alone, you can always make sure your people can help you in a pinch. The Revolar is the device that lets you call for backup with just a push of a button.

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Revolar – it’s dangerous to go alone, take this
future tech May 23, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Ara – the build it yourself future of smartphones

You know what’s awesome about technology? Almost everything but the one thing that really bites (but is still pretty cool) is how fast it shifts and our gadgets become outdated particularly, our phones. If you’re tired of getting a new one every year or so, then check out the Ara, the phone you can upgrade.

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Ara – the build it yourself future of smartphones
Awesome May 20, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

PaperID – do more with your paper airplanes

You’ve likely seen/heard of RIFD tags and also of conductive ink. Generally, the two fairly low-cost technologies are separate entities but one team of researchers combined them with an everyday object to make interactive wonders. PaperID takes RIFD tags and paper to create wireless interfaces for everyday use.

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PaperID – do more with your paper airplanes
Gadgets May 19, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Deskcycle – the device that turns your desk into a bike

We’re always looking at ways to get more health and productivity into our lives. We can’t make more hours in the day but we can do more with our hours. If you don’t want to waste time going to the gym, but you want to keep your cardio up, check out the Deskcycle, the bike for your desk.

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Deskcycle – the device that turns your desk into a bike
Gadgets May 19, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Laser Scissors – laser guided scissors for the straightest lines

We all have a pair of scissors in the house even if you aren’t a heavy arts and crafter. Chances are these scissors live somewhere in your kitchen. Even if you don’t use them very often, why not upgrade them to a laser guided pair and feel cooler when you cut. The Laser Scissors lay out the line you’re cutting without leaving a mark.

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Laser Scissors – laser guided scissors for the straightest lines
Fun & Games May 18, 2016 posted by Donyae Coles

Never Ending Congratulations Card – it’s a gift that keeps on giving and nobody wants

Do you find yourself in a position to congratulate a person you don’t like? Maybe they got a promotion that should have been yours. Maybe they’ve always just been a bit of meanie. Either way, you don’t like them but you’ve got to be the better person. If that’s the case, have we got a card for you. The Never-Ending Congratulations card is the musical card for your enemies.

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Never Ending Congratulations Card – it’s a gift that keeps on giving and nobody wants