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18

Apr

The more we come to rely on the latest, greatest gadgets, the more often obsolete technology ends up in landfills, contributing to a growing environmental problem.

The more we come to rely on the latest, greatest gadgets, the more often obsolete technology ends up in landfills, contributing to a growing environmental problem.

04

Mar

Robotic garden lanterns prevent spills in the dark, haunt you in your sleepWhen solar-powered accent lights just aren’t cutting it, Alvaro Cassinelli’s somewhat nightmarish crawling robo-lanterns will help you safely traverse a garden or backyard at night.

Robotic garden lanterns prevent spills in the dark, haunt you in your sleep
When solar-powered accent lights just aren’t cutting it, Alvaro Cassinelli’s somewhat nightmarish crawling robo-lanterns will help you safely traverse a garden or backyard at night.

18

Dec

Want to know what your dog is thinking? This device will tell youResearchers launch a crowdfunding project to develop a headset to translate canine thoughts into human language. (Of course if it’s a bad translation, who will know?)

Want to know what your dog is thinking? This device will tell you
Researchers launch a crowdfunding project to develop a headset to translate canine thoughts into human language. (Of course if it’s a bad translation, who will know?)

29

Nov

10 signs that it’s time to unplugThink it might be time for a digital detox? Here are 10 signs that it’s time to step away from your gadgets.

10 signs that it’s time to unplug
Think it might be time for a digital detox? Here are 10 signs that it’s time to step away from your gadgets.

19

Aug

“There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get any significant market share.”Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO (April 2007)See the 10 worst tech predictions of all time.

“There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get any significant market share.”
Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO (April 2007)
See the 10 worst tech predictions of all time.

12

Aug

Camping gear for people who don’t want to rough itLuxury camping equipment brings a touch of class to outdoor excursions — but this gear probably won’t fit in your backpack.

Camping gear for people who don’t want to rough it
Luxury camping equipment brings a touch of class to outdoor excursions — but this gear probably won’t fit in your backpack.

10

Jul

treehugger:

10 best gadgets to have on a camping trip

12

Dec

14 amazing DIY gadget projectsLet these innovative do-it-yourself projects inspire you to get crafty with gadgets in the new year.

14 amazing DIY gadget projects
Let these innovative do-it-yourself projects inspire you to get crafty with gadgets in the new year.

20

Jun

10 wacky pet accessoriesFrom playtime robots to canine sex toys, here are some of the most bizarre pet products on the Web.

10 wacky pet accessories
From playtime robots to canine sex toys, here are some of the most bizarre pet products on the Web.

30

Nov

Before iPods, BlackBerrys and laptops became part of our plugged-in culture, there was a host of gizmos and gadgets that set our tech-fueled fever alight.8 technology revolutions that are now relics

Before iPods, BlackBerrys and laptops became part of our plugged-in culture, there was a host of gizmos and gadgets that set our tech-fueled fever alight.
8 technology revolutions that are now relics