invention

Two Sex Tracking Wearables That Might Actually Make It

Two Sex Tracking Wearables That Might Actually Make It

Given the explosion of sex advice and tracking apps for smartphones and the popularity of wearable fitness trackers, it was only a matter of time before they were combined into devices for more intimate activities. Perhaps it’s an idea whose time has come: two companies have announced plans to release…

How Floating Soap Was Invented

How Floating Soap Was Invented

Ivory has been producing their uniquely floating soap for the well over a century now and in hat time they have become one of the most popular soap brands in the world. For many years, the company has maintained that the discovery of its trademark floating soap was a complete…

An Occult History Of The Television Set

An Occult History Of The Television Set

The origin of the television set was heavily shrouded in both spiritualism and the occult, writes author Stefan Andriopoulos in his new book Ghostly Apparitions. In fact, as its very name implies, the television was first conceived as a technical device for seeing at a distance: like the telephone (speaking…