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The Stemie Protects Your Nuts While Cycling

There are a lot of ways you can hurt your balls on a bike. Why not make it one less.

Worried About Winter Germs? GetGloved And Kill Them Naturally

Gloves start out looking fresh and clean, but after a very short while end up looking pretty dirty and beat up, not to mention that they likely harbor a lot of germs.  GetGloved bamboo gloves sound like a great alternative to the usual old hand protection.  The organic bamboo material is said to be incredibly soft on the skin, eco-friendly, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial and hypoallergenic.   

Twittamentary, A Social Media Experiment In Search Of "Character 141"

A sneak peek preview of Twittamentary was held at the Roger Smith Hotel last evening in Manhattan. Hosted by the Singaporean award-winning movie producer Siok Siok Tan, the film which is still in post-production was offered up to a screening room full of social media types. What this filmmaker attempted to capture on film was the randomness of an ecosystem - that is so difficult for anyone to put their heads around  - let alone explain comprehensively in the body of one film.

Suction-Cup Based Bike Rack

A new type of bike rack sticks your two-wheeler to your car using vacuum cups.

Sportier Sex: MovModa "Performance Lingerie"

A new line of sport-specific lingerie makes combining sporty and sexy easier than ever.

Airport Gate G7 Designed For Your Comfort - No Kidding!

Koninklijke Philips Electronics has a rare esprit.  It caters to people, folks like you and me, in a way many other companies don't even aspire to.  This time Philips designed an airport gate that is passenger focused and friendly, rather than expedient, one that cares about our comfort and well-being, unlike the airline you are about to board.

 

From Finalist To First: The Snail Wins 2010 Electrolux Design Competition

Sugar may not be good for you, but it sure is expected to be very good for cooking just about everything quickly.  That was the idea behind Peter Alwin's awesome design of the Snail, the 2010 winner of the Electrolux Design Lab Award.

Light Up With Your Own Best Memories: The Slide Light

This photo may let on that the Slide Light was designed by SUCK UK. Yes, the image is goofy and it's sacrilegious, but when the designer is SUCK UK, it's what you come to expect.  Nevertheless, the Slide Light really does have an indoor lighting function for home and office and, what's more, it makes a fun project for you to fill with your own wild images.

 

Grand Prizewinner An Eco-friendly eBay Box With A Virtual Community

Very soon the eBay Green Team will begin giving eBay members and eBay staff specially designed reusable shipping boxes. The innovatively green box design is the grand prize winning entry of eBay's yearly spring Innovation Expo. The travels of each box can even be tracked online.

USB Toothbrush Sterilizer Case Blasts Bacteria With UV Light

The new UV light toothbrush sterilizer case from Japan Trust technology (JTT) is powered through a USB connection or by two AA batteries, allowing germophobes to wipe out 99.9% of the bacteria infesting their toothbrushes anywhere, anytime.

Pedaled, Not Driven: BOND Bike Is The Coolest Cycle Ever

You know a bicycle that bears James Bond's name is bound to be intriguing. And this one doesn't disappoint. Up until you find out it's not for sale.

A Backpack For Bears: Granite Gear Nimbus Core

The new Granite Gear Nimbus Core is an innovative backpack that turns the traditional backpack on its ear to accommodate some rather large, bulky cargo.

Magnetic Bike Water Bottle Holder Cuts Weight, Keeps Your Water Planted

Ultralight cycling fanatics looking to shave every ounce should love this new water bottle holder from Vincero Design. An innovative twist on a standard, timeless piece of equipment, Vincero's answer uses magnets rather than a metal/composite cage to hold your water.

Zeal Optics Solar-Powered Backpack

Known for award-winning sunglasses and goggles, Zeal Optics is increasingly pushing toward technological sports gear. Joining its GPS-integrated snow goggles is the new Reliant charging backpack.

SEIL Bag: The LED Billboard For Your Back

A new backpack helps you communicate your intentions and emotions on the street.

Machines Of The Game: Best Tailgating Vehicles Of 2010/11

Usually considerations like safety, fuel economy, power, interior space and options dictate your choice of automobile. But if you'r a huge fan of college or NFL football, now is the ultimate time to upgrade your garage with your tailgating dream car.

Concept Bike Loses The Chain, Uses Cables

The bike just got a little simpler. Or more complicated? An interesting new design in bicycles takes away one of the most basic pieces: the chain, and replaces it with a new system.

Mobile Treadmill Sounds (and Looks) Ridiculous, Could Be Interesting

On its face, the term "walking treadmill" sounds like a bad punchline. But some researchers in Japan are taking this one seriously.

Australian Ultrarunner Takes On Pole-To-Pole Run

Pat Farmer is preparing to take on what's being called the "longest run on earth," an epic voyage from the North Pole to the South Pole.

Social Media "Together In Concert" With Chris Hughes' Jumo (VIDEO)

While Mark Zuckerberg has focused on the commercial enterprise of the Web with his monolithic social network, Chris Hughes, one of Facebook's co-founders and  former director of online organizing for Barack Obama's successful presidential campaign is carving his social media niche in a space that has come to be known as "The Good Web."