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Temporary Tattoo To Keep Drunk Drivers Off The Road

Researchers at UC San Diego have come up with a wearable to keep you off the road and out of trouble if you've been imbibing and you're not sure how to proceed when it comes to getting yourself home. Check it out.

Buddy System Bracelet Offers Extra Layer Of Security For Women

If you're a female and concerned about physical safety, you and your besties might want to consider investing in some Ōnee bracelets for Christmas. They may end up being the ultimate accessory for best friends, sisters and wingwomen everywhere.

iBag2 Puts Your Spending On Lockdown When You Lose Your Resolve

If you're like a lot of people, you have a tough time passing up that bargain or saying no to items you just don't need but are appealing, nonetheless. Now, there's help putting on the brakes when you can't from a bag that tightens the purse strings for you. (VIDEO)

Sneakers Made From Recycled Carbon Emissions

Athletic shoes made from carbon dioxide? Yup, and that's not all. Find out what other innovative ideas are helping us tackle pollution.

DistractaGone Helps Smartphone Addicts Re-Engage With The Real World

Do you or someone you know have a problem with cellphone distractions? If you can't keep your mind on what's going on around you for fear you'll miss something in cyber space, you need to read this now.

BirkSun's Solar Panel Backpack Negates Need For External Battery Charger

Never find yourself without a charge on the go again with a new backpack that doubles as a reliable mobile charging station powered by the sun. Read more about it here. (VIDEO)

Eerily Human Robot 'Alter' Is A Veritable Creep Show

The future is finally here, and it's downright scary. Japan has come out with a humanoid robot that will either thrill you or have you assuming the fetal position while repeating "mommy" over and over again. (VIDEO)

Smart Shoes For Active People Announced By Samsung Spinoff Company

Fans of smart technology, sports and fitness have something new to be excited about with two new shoe lines that coming out said to improve your golf game and give you insight into your fitness activities. (VIDEO)

Tattoo Robot Created By French Designers Makes Its Internet Debut

Robots are inching their way into our lives. Now there's a machine with a robotic arm that applies simplistic tattoo designs to humans. Find out who's behind it and what the plans are for this futuristic machine and its application as far as commercial use. (VIMEO)

Waze Traffic App Offers Child Reminder Feature For Parents And Caregivers

Every summer we hear the tragic news of yet another infant, toddler or dog that succumbs to heatstroke and passes away in a hot car because a new parent or distracted caregiver forgets they're there. If you've got kids or pets and you're worried it could happen to you, check out Waze before another scorching day goes by.

Wireless Home Security Camera Runs On Solar Power, Helps Keep Burglars At Bay

Looking for a greener, more cost-effective way to protect your home from intruders? Maybe you're just curious who or what is getting in your trash cans night after night. Either way, the Ring Stick Up Cam has got you covered. Find out what it is and where you can get it right here. (VIDEO)

Inventors Answer The Call From Gates' Foundation's 'Reinvent The Toilet Challenge'

Sanitation is a global problem affecting billions of people with up to 700,000 childhood deaths a year due to it. Find out who's rising to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation challenge entitled "Reinvent the Toilet" and where the winning entries will do the most good.

A TV Set That Repels Mosquitoes? LG In India Says 'Yes'

South Korea's Indian branch of LG recently introduced a flat screen TV that purportedly works as a mosquito repellent in addition to providing entertainment. Find out who's got them and what the initial asking price is.

New Smartphone Case Turns Android Phones Into Game Boys

Vintage game enthusiasts have a reason to rejoice. Soon you'll be able to play your favorite Nintendo games of yesteryear on your Android platform smartphones with a cool new converter case that looks like the handheld devices from days gone by. Find out who makes it and when it's slated for release.

Virtual Reality Happy Meals, What's Next?

As virtual reality continues to grow and gain in popularity, McDonald's Sweden is celebrating their 30th anniversary by including VR goggles in participating stores' Happy Meals. Find our more about it and whether you can expect to see the same trend happening here anytime soon.