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Inventors No Longer Dime-A-Dozen: Million Dollar Man Takes Bite Out Of The Sharks

Charles Michael Yim took a very deep breath after scoring big time on the ABC TV show Shark Tank this past week to pitch his latest invention. And while he might have exhaled a whiff of champagne with that sigh of exhaltation, we're sure he drove off under the legal alcohol limit. Why? Because Yim is the creator and developer of the first breathalyzer that interfaces with a smartphone.

Take Out Life’s Frustrations On With Dammit Dolls!

These fabric fiends are always on hand when things go off the rails, just try not to beat the stuffing out of them the first time your rage takes over!

Twitter's IPO Shutdown, Result of Government Shutdown Or 17-Year Cycle?

While the Twitterati waited with heightened anticipation for its beloved social network to file its public offering (IPO) papers with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) this past week, it appears the microblogging site just became additional collateral damage as a direct result of the Federal Government's shutdown.

Could Valve's Steam OS be Just What The Console Industry Needs?

For those of you who've been living under a rock, Valve this week announced the Steam Machine - a video game console which runs entirely on the new Steam OS. That's not even the most interesting part, either - the OS is free.

Folks, this might be just what the console industry needs.

A Happy Pet Is A Comfy Pet: SnoozZzone Pet Comfort System For Pet Beds

 

Enchanted Home Pet, best known for its pet replicas of human furniture, has come up with a trio of products that can fit into any pet bed or pet pillow with an opening.  The SnoozZzone 3 Piece Comfort Care Set consists of three interchangeable pads - one for cooling, one for heating, and one to provide greater orthopedic support for your pet - can be interchanged with ease.

 

New Greyp G-12 Bike Makes Urban Electric Travel A Bunch Better

The innovative and attractive Greyp G-12 Bike from Rimac is no ordinary bicycle, electric bike or motorcycle – and depending on how and where you use it, it can be all three. In a nutshell, it's “A bicycle when you want it, a motorcycle when you need it,” which just happens to be the Greyp G-12's official slogan.

7 Highly-Rated Sound Effect Sleep Inducers For Infants & Toddlers

There's nothing like a mom or dad to sing and gently rock an infant to sleep.  But parents know that, as often as babies wake up, the personal touch isn't always possible. Fortunately, there are a few parental aids on the market that are pretty effective at 'nighty-night.'  While most of them rely on relaxing sounds, such as the sound of a mother's heartbeat, other sleep inducers are multi-media.  Here are seven soothing sleep inducers for babies and toddlers that have received very positive feedback from customers. 

Creature Comfort: New Sherpa Pet Totes Open Into Blankets

Take your pet on a picnic, to your kid's soccer game, or on a car trip with the new Sherpa Park Tote Pet Carrier.  This clever design has great features as a pet carrier.  Plus, it totally opens into a cuddly blanket for your pup to rest.

 

Well, Aren't These The 'Cat's Pajamas?'

Look no further than the island of Japan to find the most fashionable cat clothes in the world. Cat fashion is the ultimate expression of a Japanese person's love for his or her cat.  But cat clothes aren't just stylish; they have their functions. In the case of these Cat Pajamas and Cat Hat, the clothing is specifically designed to keep wounds protected while cats are healing from surgery.

 

Superior Design: Win €50,000 Via 2014 Prix Émile Hermès International Design Award!

This international, and open-ended contest is a fantastic opportunity to get recognition for your personal reimagining of nearly any sort of care-related object, while pushing for a chance to win a whole bunch of cash!

Six Amazing Bedroom Technology Innovations That Are Coming Soon

Amazing new innovations in sleep technology are coming soon. Some are available now but only in limited ways, and others are just down the road.Take a look at what your future bedroom may have in store...

Eating Peanut Butter Has Health Benefits, Especially For Girls

Results of a study published in Breast Cancer Research & Treatment indicate that girls who eat peanut butter or nuts regularly when they are young have better breast health when they are older. Specifically...

Lunchskins: Saving The Earth One Sandwich At A Time!

You know the thousands of clear plastic baggies that you threw away five days a week from preschool through high school? The innovative crew at Lunchskins thought that the individual sandwich holding baggie was way overdue for an environmentally friendly update, and they were right!

Ultimate Cat Fashions & Photos Are Back For 2014: The Catclub Calendar By United Bamboo

If you love fashion and love cats and you never miss a chance to see a truly artistic rendering of either or both of them, you will want to purchase, and then save, the 2014 United Bambo Catclub Cat Calendar.   This fourth such calendar published by United Bamboo will be out October 1st and here's a preview and a special offer for early cat-birds....

'One Lens, Many Frames' Sets New Trend For Eyewear: Frameri

I've got something really special for you today.  It's the first revolution in eyewear since the contact lens.  It's called Frameri, code for 'one lens, many frames.' That's right, one pair of removable lenses that fit several pairs of eyeglass frames.  Frameri lets you change your frames to fit your fashion, your mood, the weather, whatever...!

Set A Different Mood With A Stained Glass Light Bulb

With a Stained Glass Light Bulb by GE you can set a whole different type of mood lighting. At just 25 watts, this great little bulb will cast a low, multicolored glow over any space you choose. Use it as a pretty nightlight. Use it during meditation to give you that old-world cathedral feel. Gregorian chants on your iPod will really fill that image out. Or just use it to add some cool lighting to your latest party.

British Airways Pits Tweet-Fueled Plane Against Its Own Aircraft

On the heels of a promoted tweet purchased to criticize British Airways' luggage handling processes, the airline rallies back with an unprecedented social media marketing initiative to mark the launch of two of its newest aircraft. By converting a hypothetical into an actionable challenge, BA begs the question: Who would win in a race between a Tweetliner and a Dreamliner?

The "Selfie" Generation's Next Iteration: The FrontBack App

Is Justin Timberlake's top-forty hit tune "Mirrors" a soulful lullaby to his better half -- or indeed is that mirror-image really -- himself?  The more you analyze the lyrics with refrains such as "my mirror staring back at me", the more you realize the song could be considered this generation's anthem or mantra.

Refine Your Diet Planning With A Calorie Counting Wine Glass

These days dieting is more about portion control than it is about calorie counting. With this Calorie Counting Wine Glass you can keep track either way and plan your alcohol consumption for better health and a leaner body. The goblet works with red, white, or even blush wines and measures them in 2 ounce increments. If you aren't in the mood for temperance then just fill 'er up to the "I Don't Care" line!

Poo-pourri Traps Embarrassing Bathroom Odors- No Sh*t!

Poo-pourri stops foul bathroom emissions before they have a chance to permeate their surroundings. Talk about a new idea that’ll really make waves!