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From Russia With Love, Chatroulette 17-Yr Old Founder En Route to USA?

While well known as a habitual truant at his high school, when 17-year old Andrey Ternovskiy is not where he's supposed to be, he's taking business lunches and entertaining offers. However the goose that laid the golden 'webcam' egg might be ready for a major change in his very short life.  There's evidence that he just might  be packing up the Internet's next shiny thing and transplanting it from Moscow to the Silicon Valley, in hopes of converting rubles into Ben Franklins.

Mood Traxxer: Music For Moods And Moments

Mood Traxxer is a streaming music player that works off of your current mood, and lets you try to either change the mood or stick with it.

The Selphyl System Plumps Your Wrinkles Naturally

For those who are interested in facial filler procedures there is a new kid in town.  Unlike traditional fillers which are made of synthetics, plastics or animal-based products, the Selphyl System takes the filler components from the patient’s own body. 

Discover Your Inner AlterMachine

Inside all of us is a perfectly-built machine waiting to come to life. 

Decode: Digital Design Sensations Features Nokia PUSH Award Winners

Decode: Digital Design Sensations is on exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. If you can get there, it will take your breath away, but if you can't get there, I'll share part of the exhibit on display and interacting at the V&A until April 11, 2010: the five winners of the Nokia awards, inventions that demonstrate the capabilities of its N900.

 

What Time Is It? I'm Not Sure, But These Watches Are Cool!

Thanks to cell phones, watches are becoming more of a fashion statement than a means of telling time.  In the near future it's going to take several minutes just to tell what time it was several minutes ago.  Want proof?  Here ya go...

The Business Card Revolution Continues - 10 Totally Unique Business Cards

Business cards just aren't static little rectangles anymore.  Some now hold data.  Some you have to light on fire just to get the business's contact info.  Others are just... strange.  One thing is for sure: the business card is changing with the times.

Do-It-Yourself Gummi Insects Look Gross, Taste Great!

Dung Beetle Desserts are just one of the creepy crawly creations kids can make with the Gummi-X kit from Megahouse. Mom will never "bug" you to eat your veggies again!

8GB Camera Watch Gives You Time To Spy

The CVSL-I21 Spy Camera Watch allows you to record video and audio - and look good doing it!

Space Station Underwear Will Sell, Won't Smell

Self-deodorizing underwear tested by a Japanese astronaut at the International Space Station is about to land on Tokyo store shelves.

Smoker’s Bib: Stupid Fashion Saves You From A Stupid Habit

Maybe you missed the memo; but smoking is dangerous. Your lungs won't thank you for the years of torment that you've put them through, and neither will your body or your home when you manage to burn it down. If you're dumb enough to keep on smoking, then perhaps you're dumb enough to think that this safety solution is a good idea too.


Yamaha Wants To Stick You In A Wheel To Save Space

Yamaha's Wheel Rider design for commuters puts you inside of a wheel in a Tron-esque minimal-space vehicle.

Baby Cosplay Rompers? I Kid You Not!

To those who think cosplay, or dressing up as your favorite anime cartoon character is childish, we offer Baby Cosplay Rompers - tiny superhero suits to make your offspring look awesome!

Mechanical Venus Fly Trap Will Keep Buggers Contained For You

If you don't mind creepy crawlers, or if you want to capture them without killing them altogether, you might want to check out this cool mechanical venus fly trap.

Olympics Food Sculpture: 46,000 Square Feet Of Cranberries, But Not A Drop To Drink

British Columbia is not only the home of the 2010 Winter Olympics.  It's also the third largest cranberry grower in North American, behind Wisconsin and Massachusetts. Unless you follow cranberries, you probably did not know that.