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Soccer Balls Go GPS

To help make the game of football (soccer) more fair, one design firm envisions an electronic ball with GPS and RFID technology.

Three-Piece Kayak Makes Storage And Travel Much Easier

The Point65 Tequila kayak makes the sport a whole lot more convenient with some simple, innovative design.

Soccket Ball Harnesses The Power Of The World's Favorite Sport

The Soccket Ball pulls viable energy out of the most abundant, untapped resource we have--young children. Designed for communities that don't have access to electricity, the ball is a unique, innovative solution.

Smart Sport GPS Devices From O-Synce

German company O-Synce recently released a few innovative, new GPS monitors that track your performance wherever you roam.

Revolutionary Motorcycle Helmet Inspired By Human Skin To Reduce Traumatic Brain Injuries

This motorcycle helmet is designed to save your scalp.  Not just your scalp, but your brain, because it's your brain that can suffer permanent impairment if you get tossed from a motorcycle.  Now, if you survive such a toss, it's very possible you will suffer Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and/or spinal cord injury.  But this helmet's been 15 years in the making so that it can offer nearly 70 percent more protection against TBI than other motorcycle helmets.


PopitBall: A New Way to Practice Soccer

The PopIt Ball is an innovative new soccer ball designed to make the mundane a little more fun and challenging.

US Snowboarding Team’s Olympic Uniform Is Practical And On Trend

While the opening ceremonies for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics generated a lot of conversation about the unique, patriotic uniforms (including Canada's donation to the 3-man Indian team), it's the Americans that have got everyone talking.

Get Your Olympic Fix With NBC's Fantastic Site

If you find yourself with Olympic fever, but can't find the time to watch all the events that you love, fear not. NBC has created a website that will bring you all the coverage you could ever desire without the hassel of having to be in front of your television until 4 a.m.

Vancouver 'Social Media' Olympics To Outpace Beijing

The XXI Olympic Winter Olympics are euphemistically being called the "Social Games." Based on sponsors vying for the spotlight, more consumers will have their eyes glued to their smartphone screens than they will to TV. If Coca-Cola can motivate 500 million Internet transactions as a result of the Super Bowl (a one-day event), can you imagine what sponsors, apps, social networks and search engines stand to gain from sixteen days of events in Vancouver. Reaching out via social media, this Olympics may rival China in attention, if not in spectacle.

All-Time Absolutely Cutest Ad Ever?

Babies are cute, right?  So if you took a group of babies and put them on roller-blades, that would make for some cute advertising... right?