canes

This Cane Is Actually A Million-Volt Stun Baton

This Cane Is Actually A Million-Volt Stun Baton

Looks like you screwed with the wrong old man today, punk. I may look grey and infirm, but I’m packing a million volts of incapacitating, jaw-clenching self-defense. Or offense! This grandpa’s crazy! The Zap Cane also has a flashlight. Beware!

Walking Stick Fishing Pole: Perfect for Dr. House’s Days Off?

Walking Stick Fishing Pole: Perfect for Dr. House’s Days Off?

A walking stick, with a catch. Well, potentially a catch anyway: with a reel and fishing line, this mashup gadget enables you to combined fishing with your countryside strolls. It’s 89cm high, with a rubber foot and metal/plastic reel, and is available now for US$39.95. On second thoughts, House wouldn’t…

Mygo Cane Guides the Blind, Turns Them Into Potential Super Heroes

Mygo Cane Guides the Blind, Turns Them Into Potential Super Heroes

Sebastian Ritzler, a design student in Germany, has created a feature-laden rolling white cane called the Mygo that will make the blind scoff at us eyesies. The Mygo uses a sensor-camera combo to measure the ground below it and give the user real time feedback via a wireless headset. The…