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Want An Instruction Manual For When You Become A Zombie?

There are some great books out there with plenty of advice on how to stay safe during a zombie apocalypse, but what about the worst case scenario. That would mean that you have also become a zombie now -- but what is it that zombies do besides lumbering about? That is why you need help like the kind you can get from So Now You're a Zombie: A Handbook for the Newly Undead.

Top 5 Favorite Inventive Makeups At Spring 2015 Fashion Week

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week recently ended in New York City, and the fashion world is all abuzz about the new spring and summer pieces. Yes, the clothes were gorgeous, but let's take a few moments to appreciate the epicness of the makeup. Runway shows are one of the few times makeup artists can go above and beyond tupical beauty makeup, and there were a few shows where they did just that.

Toyota's "Well Chair" System Makes Minivans More Wheelchair Friendly

Toyota has announced an integrated system for disabled passengers that better integrates wheelchairs with a range of its popular minivans. The “Well Chair”, introduced at the 2014 International Home Care & Rehabilitation Exhibition, is expected to be rolled out by the end of this year.

Skip Over The Water With Aquaskipper

Yet another product from Inventist, the Aquaskipper is a water "toy" that will also give you a great workout. Resembling an over sized water spider, the Aquaskipper moves similarly to those bugs, skipping across the surface of the water or gliding in on a wave.

Want To Scrub Your Nails With An Actual "Nail" Brush?

Being very literal can lead to some great puns and if there is one thing I love it is pun a goo pun. That is why I was immediately drawn to this Nail Brush made from an actual nail. It is just the sort of cool design that is just right for the macho tool guy who feels out of place using one of the dainty little plastic brushes that women buy for the family.

Next In 3D Printing - Fast, Cheap Orthotics For Disabled Kids

Naveed and Samiya Parvez started Andiamo to develop 3D printed orthotics for disabled kids, based on personal experience with their son, Diamo, who suffered from cerebral palsy. Every 6-9 months, he needed a new back brace, and each time he would have to wait 3-4 months for it to be ready. With 3D scanning and printing, the wait time could be reduced to a few days.

MOD Duo Wants To Be The Last Music Pedal You Ever Own

What if I were to tell you that there was a music pedal out there that could reproduce an unlimited amount of sounds and music effects? Then, what if I were to tell you that the entire thing is open-sourced, meaning developers all over the world can develop effects for that same pedal? Sound like something you would be interested in? If so, make sure to check out the MOD Duo which is currently being funded on Kickstarter!

World's First 3D Printed Car Is Electric, Plastic & Fantastic

Is there a 3D printed car in your future? Local Motors thinks so and their showcase auto, the carbon-reinforced ABS plastic Strati roadster, underlines the fact the future begins right now.

Innovative Skirts Made of Mobile Phones–Who's Calling, Please?

Have you ever heard of a skirt made from 35 smart phones? Talk about always being prepared to take or make a call! The Finnish firm, fashion designer, Fyodor Golan, and creative Design House Kin spent three months on this unusual project. Learn more about this fascinating fusion of geek chic, wearable tech and every day fashion.

The New Brilliance Dolphin: Still Cheap But Less Crappy

What's in a name? Car buyers scouting out the new Brilliance Dolphin will be pleased to know this entry-level mini car is no longer known as the Brilliance CaCa.

Want Your Grog Of Choice In A Cool Beer Stein?

There are just times you want to channel your inner German -- or at least pretend you are one of the guys on Hogan's Heroes slipping into the Hoffbrau in Hammelburg to trade information with the Resistance. Either way having a stein for quenching your thirst with your favorite canned beverage is a great idea. Why a can? Because this particular stein is Das Can-in-Stein -- not a real stein, but an incredible simulation.

Texting Detector Could Help Police Catch Illegally Texting Drivers

Texting while driving may be illegal in 32 states but catching mobile texters in the act isn't easy. That may be about to change, however, thanks to an innovative hand-held text message detector being developed by a Virginia technology company.

SITU Is The Food Scale That Connects To Your iPad

Food scales are great products for the health and fitness minded or anyone who's thinking about losing weight or even gaining weight. They make it easy for you to know just how much you're consuming. SITU Food Scale ramps up the idea of a food scale. It gives you the nutrition content of the food you're eating as well, and it connects to your smart phone.

Want A Pillow Covered With Rubber Bands?

Pillows make a great decorating accent in just about any room of the home, and they can get pretty unusual sometimes. Perhaps the strangest pillow I have ever seen out there is the Rubber Band Pillow. It rather resembles an overgrown, hairy, terry cloth towel monster from the Twilight Zone. Do do do do, do do do do.

Are You Getting Enough Sunlight? Find Out With SunSprite

Do you spend a lot of time outside? Or very little? How do you know if you are getting all the sunlight you need? SunSprite is a super cool wearable device that measures the amount of sunlight you are being exposed to, letting you know when enough is enough. It's the first solar powered, wearable, light tracker invented by Harvard trained doctors and engineers that can help you to improve your energy, your sleep, your mood, your focus, your eyesight and reduce stress.

Want A Kit To Help You Survive Public Restrooms?

Public restrooms are the source of a great deal of trepidation for many of us. This is especially true for women since we are always faced with sitting down. You can't be sure that the toilet seat covers have been restocked, that the bathroom has been cleaned often enough, or if they have been cleaned at all. To that end you can purchase a Public Toilet Survival Kit.

Gun Slingers Need Not Apply: Meet the New LD West Cellphone and Wallet Holster

A group of Canadian entrepreneurs have taken fashion and convenience to a whole new level.

The new LD West cellphone and wallet holster, which just hit the market, is now the big rave among men and women of all ages.


Disgustingly Brilliant! 5 Epic Meal Time Crazy Food Inventions

Crazy, huge, insane, unhealthy, oh, and did I say huge? This pretty much sums up one of the hottest food invention concepts to hit the internet, and especially YouTube, in recent times. The Epic Meal Time gang consists of a bunch of guys who have pushed the size and sanity boundaries when it comes to classic recipes, from fast food lasagna to giant burritos. Must see videos lie within..

Want To Tell Your Fortune With This Magical Bacon?

Among those of us who haven't given up meat many of us consider bacon the food of the gods. Perhaps that is why there is such a thing as Fortune-Telling Bacon. This product comes from Radiant Farms in Ireland where the Sisters also raise unicorns and dragons for canning. This particular kind of bacon is made from flying pigs and is completely inedible.

Get In A Quick And Fun Workout With Quick Sweat Exercise Dice

Working out can be a daunting task to some people. Even for those, like myself, who love the gym sometimes it's just not fun. That's why I love looking for ways to spice up my routine and make it fun. Turning working out into a game can certainly make it fun, and that's exactly what the Quick Sweat Exercise Dice do.