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X-Scooter Takes Scootering to the NeXt Level

The X-Scooter brings a new angle to the traditional scooter. And it looks like a seriously fun ride.

Solar Breeze Pool Robot: More Time Skinny Dipping, Less Time Cleaning

A robot that cleans your pool while you splash around, gawk at the ladies and drink a cold one. What could be better?

Greenasium: Green Fitness Studio Turns Human Power To Electricity

A new 2,600 square foot gym is harnessing human power to power their gym as well as the grid. This smart eco-friendly people-healthy business, called Greenasium, wants to make positive difference on people as well as the environment. Can they do it?

Black Diamond Z-Poles: Ultralight AND Collapsible Hiking Poles

Black Diamond recently introduced an ultralight, ultra-stowable line of hiking poles it calls Z-poles.

5 More Wacky, Unusual Extreme Sports

Five of the oddest, scariest and least recommended activities that you could ever subject life and limb to.

Bug Pesky Mosquitoes With The Golden Lucky Mosquito Coil Cover

This jumbo-sized golden mosquito coil cover looks as if might attract flies but its real purpose is to repel mosquitoes... and bring the owner some good luck in the bargain

Swimming With Crocs: Exciting Or Insane

Want to stare in the eyes of a hungry, 1,000-lb. reptile as he licks his lips fantasizing about feasting on your doughy body? Croc Cage Diving it is.

Social Media Billboards Scale Times Square Skyline

A year ago, Quick Response (QR) codes and location-based social networks as a means for social interaction were only shared in limited techie circles.  During the summer of 2010 - however, based on augmented reality and geolocation becoming the latest and hottest tools in our social media toolbox, even one of the largest cities in the world is cozying up to this new technology.

Camping In The Air: Blue Ridge Hammock

The versatile Blue Ridge Camping Hammock serves as both a hammock tent and a bivy.

Square's Mobile Payment Service Could Mean Crime Does Pay

Ever since Square's CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey left Twitter to roll out his mobile payment plug-in device and related software for merchants to accept credit card payments via their mobiles, skeptics and criminals alike have taken heed.

The Snazzy Napper: Comfort For You, Apprehension For Onlookers

If you are one of those people who likes to catch some extra Z’s every chance you get then the Snazzy Napper may be just the invention for you.  The idea behind the Snazzy Napper seems to be to give the spontaneous sleeper a bit of extra comfort and darkness in order to promote a more restful snooze. 

Amish Scooter Bikes Are Tastier Than Shoo-Fly Pie

They're different. They're useful. And they're Amish.

Simulated Spaceflight Effects Galvanize New Training Method

A new galvanic vestibular stimulation system (GVS) allows astronauts to experience the feeling of "coming down" from outer space here on home soil. 

SolLight Lightcap: Light Up Your Campsite With A Water Bottle

Combine two outdoor essentials--water and light--into one streamlined piece of gear.

Scuba Meets Jet Ski In The Scubacraft

The Scubacraft SC3 is the perfect way to take you and two of your scuba buddies on and under the water for the ride of your lives.