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Egg Babies

10/31/2005, Awww, isn’t he sweet? Get these “Egg Babies” sculptures from Camille Allen – they cost anything between $200 to $2000. Made out of polymer clay and then cured to a hard, porcelain-like finish, these tiny masterpieces will...

DIY Hemorrhoids Cryotherapy

10/31/2005, Want to remove hemorrhoids by yourself? Get the all-new $34.99 Hemor-Rite Cryotherapy Device today. Just store the device in the freezer until its sufficiently cold, and then apply enough lubricant to the protruding part and stuff it up your derriere. It...

Solan-2 airship provides WiFi connectivity

10/28/2005, What’s the use of an airship other than parading as floating billboards? Thank goodness researchers at Chubu University in Japan have made their Solan-2 airship WiFi capable, delivering signals to those attending the World PC Expo. It is...

Sign and Go system by IBM

10/27/2005, IBM is reportedly working on a dynamic signature verification system that will utilize biometric authentication in a bid to reduce fraud at point-of-sales counters. Dubbed Sign and Go, it checks your signature against previously recorded samples, pitting...

Cardboard PC Case by Lupo

10/21/2005, DIY PC enthusiasts should have gotten wind of this environmentally friendly, recyclable PC case already. Manufactured by Japanese company Lupo, it is constructed entirely out of cardboard. All you need to do is remove perforated sections of the cardboard...

LCD screen/headlight combo by Screenlights

10/04/2005, We’ve all seen LCDs in cars and SUVs alike. They’re great for long trips on the road, but do you want to up the ante when it comes to being an uber car modder? Screenlights have come up with a piece of technological wizardry – a fully...

Nissan Pivo could eliminate parking woes

10/04/2005, City rats face the perennial problem of limited parking space. Unfortunately, most people cannot parallel park properly to save their lives, and this compounds the problem. Nissan has created a concept car, the Pivo, that could help the parking impaired....

Touch keys, the next-generation cellphone user interface?

10/01/2005, We’re all familiar with touch screens that are present on many devices. Mitsubishi and NTT DoCoMo are using that technology to create touch keys. The goal is to replace the traditional cellphone keypad by virtual buttons. This opens the door to...

Don’t panic, it might just be the end of the world

09/18/2005, We just finished watching a movie when a friend of ours attracted our attention on this article: Discovered April 6 by NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, the swirling, 10 million-mile- wide cosmic dust cloud has been likened to an...

Peugeot Moovie electric car

09/07/2005, Peugeot’s unique electric car, the Moovie, was designed after the winner of the third Peugeot Design Contest’s entry., André Costa 2-seater electric concept car has been produced into an actual working model by the French automobile maker....

Motorola, Apple, and O2 for partnership for new music phones

09/02/2005, Motorola, Apple, and O2 have formed a business trinity to provide service for Motorola’s upcoming iTunes ROKR music phones. Prices for the new music phones have not been confirmed, but O2 will offer its customers a period of exclusivity. It is...

Electra Electric Bike by Avanti

08/01/2005, Click to enlarge via Treehugger Avanti, purveyors of fine bicycles have released the Avanti Electra – where pedal power is replaced by electrical power at the flick of a switch. The Electra’s specially designed lightweight motor delivers power...