Posts tagged "tech"

Holiday Gift Guide: Tech Gifts For The Man In Your Life

You want to pick out a great gadget gift for that special guy in your life, but you have no idea where to start? Well, we’ll let you in on a little…

tecca | December 18, 2011 - 5:00 pm

MIT Smarties Create Interactive Wallets

Raise your hand if you’ve ever avoided looking at your credit card bill (easier now, thanks to automatic payments) or bank balance? We’re oftentimes guilty of not managing our…

Leonora Epstein | December 7, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Facebook For Your Feet

As much as Facebook, Twitter, and the internet are a part of our lives, they remain a weirdly invisible part. If you’re a die-hard Facebook fan, you should check out…

Leonora Epstein | November 30, 2010 - 12:40 pm

The Top 10 Gifts Facebook Has Given Us

This weekend, “The Social Network,” a scripted movie about Facebook’s origins, opens nationwide. In honor of this momentous-ish occasion, we’ll be re-running some of our Facebook-related content that you might

Wendy Atterberry | October 2, 2010 - 3:00 pm

“Intimacy Dress”: Exhibitionist’s Dream Or Your Worst Nightmare

As far as we’re concerned, risqué fashion is great, provided you can pull it off without any nip slips, crotch shots, or VPLs. (Unless, of course, you’re Lady Gaga, in…

Leonora Epstein | August 31, 2010 - 11:10 am

Apple Being Sued For iPads That Shut Down In The Sun

Pissed that their uber-expensive tech toys shut down in intense heat and sun, three iPad users are suing Apple for everything from false advertising to breaching consumer protection laws. The…

Lily Q | July 29, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Sweet! Husband Gifts Wife A Chocolate-Covered iPad

Hubby Stefan Magdalinski knew that his wife, Kay, wanted an iPad for her birthday. But like a wily scamp, Stefan did not want to make it easy on her. Instead…

Jessica Wakeman | July 22, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Creepy Or Cool? A Human Thumb-Shaped USB Drive

Today in randomness on check out this human thumb-shaped USB drive. The gadget is made from flesh-tinted urethane and based on a rubber cast of the creator’s own thumb.

Jessica Wakeman | June 29, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Nerd Freakout: Hi-Tech Norma Kamali Mannequins

Designer Norma Kamali made a rather interesting contribution to “CatWalk Becomes TechWalk,” a new public display of fashion and art unveiled last week in New York. While others clothed their…

Lily Q | June 29, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Meet The HoodieBuddie, An Earbud-Sweatshirt Combo

Usually when fashion and technology are integrated, you think, Hmm, that’s an interesting idea (a biking jacket outfitted with blinking turn signals on the back, anyone?), or you just laugh…

Leonora Epstein | June 26, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Stiletto Speakers For Fashion Geeks

For some of us, shoes are always on the brain. Now, they can be on the brain, feet and desk, playing your jams. These $55 Japanese stiletto speakers connect to…

Lily Q | June 16, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Code Red! Your Girlfriend Has Her Period Right Now!

You turn on The Weather Channel for tornado warnings. You turn on the local radio for flood warnings. But what about those, um, natural disasters a little closer to home?

Jessica Wakeman | April 22, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Goes Together Like Bacon And An iPad?

Should have seen this one coming. Seriously, what is it about the image of bacon that makes people put it everywhere—bras, iPod cases, masking tape, wallets. Is it because it’s…

Leonora Epstein | April 14, 2010 - 6:40 pm

6 Must-Have Fashion Apps For The iPad

Not to sound like a whiny brat, but the Gilt app for the iPhone kind of disappoints. They meant well, but the small screen means it’s hard to pass judgment…

Lily Q | April 9, 2010 - 11:30 am

The Weather(wo)man’s New Uniform: Climate-Activated Gowns

Mild and sunny, you say, Mr. Weatherman? Huh, that’s funny. Have you looked out the window? Because it happens to be raining.

Weather reports can be as reliable…

Leonora Epstein | February 22, 2010 - 7:10 pm

Got Acne? There’s An App For That (Almost)

In a time not very far away, your iPhone will be able to clear up your acne and help with wrinkles. Really. According to UK’s The Sun, Dr. Greg Pearson…

Nina Carbone | February 9, 2010 - 12:32 pm

Blow On This Dress And Make A Wish

Remember that whole LED dress moment? OK, so here’s an outfit you’ll never find me in, but I have to admit it’s pretty cool. Stijn Ossevoort designed this dress to…

Bianca Posterli | November 24, 2009 - 8:40 pm

Bad Invention: Wi-Fi Blocking Paint

Boo to anyone who, like myself, totally mooches wireless from their neighbors. Scientists at Tokyo University have created a paint that will block wi-fi signals, thanks to aluminum-iron oxide particles…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 5, 2009 - 7:45 pm
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