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but is it art? December 16, 2014 posted by

Kosmos – the ultimately stylish Swedish arthouse computer

There are computers and then there are computers, and when you’re looking around for something out of the ordinary and yet super stylish, there aren’t that many choices to be had. You can try the bare bones customizers to start, but if you’re really looking for something with knockout value, you really need to stretch out your horizons. Probably to Sweden.


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Kosmos – the ultimately stylish Swedish arthouse computer
but is it art? December 9, 2014 posted by

24K Gold Men’s Racing Bike – for the oligarch who has everything

It’s a real shame we don’t have a category for vomit inducing, but since we’re limited, we’ll have to tag this under B for bleuch! Strictly catering for those people who clearly will never ever ride a bicycle in their lives – yeah sure, you’re going to park your 24K Gold Men’s Racing Bike right outside McDonalds while you hop in for a quick hot apple pie – this is definitely the most ridiculous gift idea ever.


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24K Gold Men’s Racing Bike – for the oligarch who has everything
but is it art? November 14, 2014 posted by

This “tree” lets you charge your cell and gives you wi-fi too

Technology keeps giving us more unusual and amazing ways to stay connected. Israeli renewables company Sologic has created the eTree – a solar-panel “tree” that’s part social enterprise, environmental / ecological sculpture, public space and free wi-fi provider. If that’s not enough, the eTree provides a drinking fountain for humans and pets, shade with a bench for rest and relaxation, and it lights up for nighttime enjoyment. Created for residential and urban areas such as courtyards, schools, universities and parks,…


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This “tree” lets you charge your cell and gives you wi-fi too
but is it art? October 16, 2014 posted by

Yondr – new service promises an end to fan phone videos at concerts

If you’re looking for a song on YouTube, chances are you’ll find at least 50 blurry videos captured by cell phones at a concert and posted by fans. If you go to a show it’s likely you’ll see a sea of cell phone screens pointed at the stage by people who are clearly more interested in videoing than engaging in the performance right then and there. Well now there’s a company which is looking to change that, and it’s bound…


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Yondr – new service promises an end to fan phone videos at concerts
Awesome October 8, 2014 posted by

God Only Knows – BBC gathers an 80 piece orchestra and 27 world class musicians to redo the Beach Boys classic for charity

Every so often the BBC reminds us why it remains one of the most beloved television services in the world, still, after all these years. This time the corporation – or Auntie as we like to call her – has pulled out all the stops to deliver a new music single in aid of the BBC Children In Need charity.


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God Only Knows – BBC gathers an 80 piece orchestra and 27 world class musicians to redo the Beach Boys classic for charity
Awesome October 7, 2014 posted by

Ed – amazing animated head is without question the best computer generated demo we’ve seen yet

Remember the days when computer generated graphics were all like, OK, but you could still tell they were fake? Remember? Well not any more peeps. Say hello to Ed, the latest and greatest example of why movies will one day only feature computer generated actors.


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Ed – amazing animated head is without question the best computer generated demo we’ve seen yet
but is it art? September 22, 2014 posted by

Tempo Drop Mini Weather Forecast Storm Glass – track the weather with style and without an app

The weather is so unpredictable. Your weather app says rain, and it’s just cloudy all day. It says maybe rain, mostly sun, and it pours. It promises a killer snow storm and nothing actually happens. Not even flurries. The Tempo Drop Mini Weather Forecast Storm Glass, is an attractive alternative to your weather app, and it’s actually got some real style.


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Tempo Drop Mini Weather Forecast Storm Glass – track the weather with style and without an app
but is it art? September 13, 2014 posted by

Sorapot 2 – as your tea leaves unfurl, your stress melts away

Tea is the most relaxing of drinks. It’s good anytime of the day or night. Can’t sleep? Drink some tea. Nerves a little shot? Tea. You need to start your day and you’ve had enough sleep? Tea! Really, it’s perfect for all occasions. The Sorapot 2 puts a brand new spin on the old kettle.


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Sorapot 2 – as your tea leaves unfurl, your stress melts away
but is it art? August 21, 2014 posted by

Pangraph – pretty perfect pancakes prancing on your plate…yum!

Everybody loves pancakes. They’re so simple and so yummy. Mostly they’re just round and full of goodness, sometimes they’re shaped like animals, but that’s really the extent of artistic endeavors when it comes to one of the most perfect breakfast foods. Or is it? Now with the Pangraph, you can take pancake making to a whole new level.


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Pangraph – pretty perfect pancakes prancing on your plate…yum!
but is it art? July 23, 2014 posted by

We’re Solid Wrapped Earbuds – hand wrapped custom earphones keep those cords tangle free and fun

I replace my earbuds at a rate of about once every 90 seconds. And I spend 89 of those seconds just trying to untangle them from the jumbled mess I pull out of my bag every time I want to listen to music. So Wrapture Designs “We’re Solid” Wrapped Earbuds are the adorable and functional product of my dreams.


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We’re Solid Wrapped Earbuds – hand wrapped custom earphones keep those cords tangle free and fun