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HexLox With Magnetic Key Makes It Hard For Thieves To Steal Your Bike

Are you aware of the percentage of bicycle components that are being stolen yearly? Thieves may not get your bike, but they'll strip everything they can carry. Find out how you can reduce your risk with a new product called HexLox and discover who's got a guide for riders to follow right here, right now.

Invention Of The Week? Free Electric: A Bicycle That Will Power Millions Of Homes

Manoj Bhargava is the brainchild of the 5-Hour Energy drink and he has plenty of money in the bank, like around $4 billion. However the self-made-billionaire feels that it is his duty to give back to the world. Through the Billions in Change campaign, Bhargava and his Michigan-based team have just unveiled the Free Electric machine, which is a bicycle that creates energy and powers up homes. What would happen if we all used his machine? Will gyms in our local strip malls someday power up homes too?

Electric Fork Simulates Salt By Stimulating Your Tongue

An electric fork developed by researchers at Tokyo University could be a boon for people restricted to low-salt or salt-free diets. Salty, sour and even metallic tastes can be evoked by the innovative battery-powered fork.

'PHIRO' Teaching Kids The Basics Of Robotics And Coding

Robotics and coding are the future. What is coding? Find out about it here and about the toy that can give your kids a head start in the field while providing hours of educational entertainment in the meantime.

14-Year-Old Inventor Creates Braille Printer From Legos At The Age Of 12

What were you doing at 12? Find out how many young movers and shakers are making a difference in society today with innovative new inventions like a DIY Braille printer made from ordinary toys and other low-cost materials.

Honda's Limited Edition HT3 Driving Shoes Put The Rubber To The Road

Honda reached for the sky with the innovative HondaJet but now the Japanese automaker has taken a step back with the down-to-earth Honda HT3 Driving Shoe.

Rise And Shine To The Smell Of Your Sensorwake Alarm Clock With 6 Different Scents

How would you like to be coaxed awake each and every morning by the gentle persuasion of your favorite smells? A new product design that appeared at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is about to make that dream a reality. With six different aromas to choose from, which one would you like to wake up to?

Scuba Diving Without Tanks? New ‘Artificial Gills’ Concept Design Raising Questions

Imagine swimming for up to 45 minutes underwater without having to come up for air with no bulky air tanks strapped to your back. A new device by Triton claims to allow you to do just that. Find out what scientists are saying about the legitimacy of the claim right here.

Invention Of The Week? Oombrella Is A Smart And Connected Umbrella

We all know that it sure can be a drag when it rains. But a new start-up company in Paris, France, will now help turn the rain into something fun for everyone. Wezzoo has developed Oombrella, which is a smart connected umbrella that actually lets you know when it’s going to rain and sends you notifications to your smartphone so you will never leave it behind.

Invention Of The Week? MicFlip Is First Ever Reversible Micro USB Cable

A start-up company in New York City feels that today’s USB cables and plugs are not meeting the needs of millions of people who need them daily. And this is why WinnerGear has developed the MicFlip, which is the first ever reversible micro USB cable. The question is will the MicFlip fly on the market?

10 Iconic Designs From Ron Arad's "Restless" London Retrospective

.... Arad is afraid of nothing; no medium, no size, no notion that is unconventional.  He experiments.  He plays... and you get to relive his pleasure through his work.  Restless is a 30-year retrospective of Arad's greatness... and he is still young.

Serial Inventor Offers Tips & Discounts For InventorSpot Readers

Many inventors fantasize about becoming the next great serial inventor — where they can continuously sell one successful product idea after another. It’s the American dream to create something from nothing, have it resonate with the masses, and then sit back and watch the shekels coming rolling in. Roger Brown is one such inventor who has not only entered that rarefied stratosphere, but has also been reaping the benefits of his creativity for over two decades now.

TV Show’s Nationwide Casting Call For Inventors Of Outdoor Products Opens

Are you an adventurer, outdoor survivalist or weekend camper? On the many trips you've taken over the years, have you ever pondered over what products were missing and could add to your outdoor experience? Out of that group, how many of you have taken it one step further and actually invented a creative state of the art or off-the-wall outdoor product — that's ready to knock the winter woolies off the public once the world gets out?

Invention Of The Week? Sondors THIN Is A Light And Affordable Electronic Bike

It’s fast, thin, light, and affordable. Meet the Sondors THIN ebike, and it offers a ride that you have never experienced before, according to its team of inventors in Malibu, California.  So, where will these wheels take you?

LG Unveils Modular G5 Smartphone Ahead Of Mobile World Congress

The highly anticipated modular G5 smartphone has just been unveiled by LG ahead of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.