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SFIT Tracks Your Activity And Helps You Manage Skincare

There are probably more activity trackers on the market now than there are activities to track. Any new entry is going to have to stand out in the crowd if it hopes to sell. SFIT attempts to do this by throwing in skincare to its bag of tricks. Not only is it an activity tracker, it can also help you care for your skin.

Inspired By The Fogstand Beetle, Bionic Collects And Stores Water

Living in a developed nation, we sometimes don't realize that water is a scarce necessity for some in less developed countries. The presence of water can also mean survival for thrill seeking adventurers. Inspired by the Fogstand Beetle, Bionic Water Storage Unitis a conceptual design that would harvest and store water.

Rethinking The Fashion Runway: Upside Down Is Chic Side Up

The symbolic interpretation of carrying each other's societal burdens may look good in fashion sketches, but  on the catwalk the visual impact of models carrying models is very weird indeed.  Read on for more about designer, Rick Owens, and this dizzy perspective targeted to defy fashion convention.

Trove Lets You Design And 3D Print Custom Jewelry

3D printing is taking industry by storm. What started as somewhat of a novelty has made its way into many aspects of our personal and professional lives. Even space exploration is looking into using 3D printers to provide food to astronauts. It's versatility allows it places we never would have thought about five years ago. One obvious area of industry that it has interjected itself into is jewelry design and production. There are even companies popping up that allow you to custom make your own jewelry, such as Trove.

Emotion Headphones Feature A Detachable Camera And Control Unit

Wireless headphones are popping up all over. Without wires, they make listening to your jams a lot less cumbersome. But what if your headphones could do more than just play music? Enter Emotion Headphones, the headphones with a heart rate monitor and camera.

3-D Printed Gold-Plated Heels: There’s Shoes in Them There Gold

From the Italian verb, mutare, meaning to change or mutate, comes this unusual Mutatio, 3-D printed, gold-plated shoe collection created by New York designer, Francis Bitonti. Read on for more on this spectacular fashion innovation.

The Anti-Ogling 3-D Printed Top: Camera Foils Creeps Who Dare To Stare

Not the first 3-D printed interactive wearable, this garment stands heads above all others because of its complex ability to identify viewers and move exactly in line with their gaze. Read on to learn more about designer, Behnaz Farahi, and her "Caress of the Gaze" anti-ogling top.

When It Comes To Protecting Your Phone, What Could Be Better Than Carbonite?

While Carbonite gained some fame in the artistic community thanks to Darth Vader's masterful use of the alloy when creating a Han Solo wall hanging for Jabba the Hutt, this versatile metal has many other uses--including stylish phone cases.

ORB Helmet Could Redefine Scuba Diving

If you've ever been scuba diving, you know what an amazing experience it is to be able to observe and mingle with underwater life. One of the biggest drawbacks of scuba diving is that the equipment in bulky, heavy and often a hindrance to the experience. The ORB Helmet would eliminate the need for bulky equipment and consolidate the technology into one simple piece of scuba diving equipment.

7 Hilarious Halloween Costumes For Geeks

Geeks love Halloween as much as anyone else.  Check out these novel Halloween costumes and symbols for those who trick or treat in their own creative and geeky ways.