A Simple Silicone Sleeve Turns Your iPhone Into A Game Boy

The touchscreen generation might not know any better, but those of us who grew up with Game Boys know that physical control pads and buttons will always trump on-screen alternatives. Entire this slide-on silicone sleeve, called the G-PAD, that turns your smartphone into an even better handheld gaming machine.

Who Needs Towels When You Can Just Stand On A Full Body Air Dryer?

If you’ve yet to find a bathroom towel large enough to suitably dry you after a shower, the solution could be as simple as standing on this unique bathroom accessory for about half-a-minute. It looks like a weigh scale, but it’s actually a dryer that blasts you with warm air to quickly and thoroughly dry you without the need for a towel.

This Is The Power Glove Oven Mitt You Want To Buy

About a year ago we brought news of a Power Glove themed oven mitt that had anyone who grew up playing the NES excited to do some baking. But that version was made of heatproof fabric and while it looked convincing enough, it can’t hold a candle — or a hot tray of cookies — to this amazingly detailed silicone Power Glove oven mitt.

Your Smartphone's Touchscreen Can Read These Magical Business Cards

People complain about having to use antiquated business cards to pass along contact details, but they’re not going away anytime soon. So instead of complaining, the folks at TouchBase simply found a way to make business cards smarter. To access someone’s contact info, all you need to do is tap these business cards on your smartphone’s display.

Your Dog Could Talk Back With This Mind-Reading Headset

Some dog owners just get their pet. They can interpret every growl, yawn, and yelp the way a new parent can distinguish his or her child’s cry. But what if you don’t have that perception with your pooch? Enter No More Woof, the headset that wants to translate your dog’s thoughts into human-speak.

Moments Lost: A Blade Runner Tribute That's More Than A Replicant

Blade Runner is more than a cult classic: it’s an icon, the modern definition of dystopian future-noir. Its visual, auditory and narrative complexity remain striking more than 30 years after its debut. Now, a Swedish group of artists, musicians and writers seeks to create an entire experience inspired by the seminal movie, with help from Indiegogo.

You Can Now Crowdfund The World's First Smart Vibrator

Surely, with the outing of the world’s first “smart” vibrator, the crowdfunding craze has peaked, right? Either way, the new “Vibease” is actually a really nifty gadget for those looking for a smarter marital-aid.

I'm Going To Turn All My Instagram Pictures Into Oil Paintings

How much do you like your Instagram pictures? Enough to get a few likes? Enough to think you’d kick arse as a photographer? Enough to convert them into amazing oil paintings that you can hang on your wall? Pixelist is a company that’s trying to turn your Instagram photos into hand-made oil paintings that will live forever on canvas. How will those pictures of food and sunset and feet pictures look now?

How Could Anyone Not Want A Product Called The Strap And Crap?

Even with an outhouse, relieving one’s self in the great outdoors is an unpleasant experience. But having no choice but to just squat on the ground is as terrible as it gets. So after a “particularly unpleasant outdoor restroom experience”, Laura Stude was struck with the inspiration to create the solution to every nature lover’s biggest woe with the Strap and Crap.

The Oatmeal's Tesla Fundraiser Blows Through $US1 Million Mark, No End In Sight

The Oatmeal sure knows how to raise money. The comic strip’s founder Matthew Inman wanted to raise $US850,000 to help buy Nikola Tesla’s old New York lab, and gave himself over a month to do it. In four days, the fundraiser hit its target and now that four more days have gone by, the campaign has blown through the million-dollar mark.