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Sleep Number brought the world the smart bed at CES 2014. And now, for kids! The SleepIQ Kids bed, however, isn't simply a smaller iteration in primary colors. While it offers the same sleep monitor nous of the SleepIQ bed for grown-ups, there's also some simple features for parents to help gauge...

January 6th 2015 at 12:10pm 0 Comments
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Even if you're resting, your Sleep Number mattress probably won't be. We heard about the company's smart beds back in CES 2014 (if you can remember that far back), but now the tech inside the firm's premium model is being shared among the entire bed series.. The SleepIQ software inside apparently...

May 20th 2014 at 5:39am 0 Comments
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CES 2014: the year the Internet of Things got very, very real. So far at the show we've seen a smart toothbrush and even a smart slow cooker, but is everybody ready for a smart bed? Sleep Number just announced the x12, which packs a variety of sensors to monitor your sleeping habits, movement, hea...

January 7th 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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There are plenty of ways to celebrate Caturday, and one good one is to recognize clever ways to enhance and improve a cat's favorite activity. (That'd be napping, in case you were wondering). This converted blue iMac G3 turned catnap corner posted on Fab.com wins the reuse/recycle award of th...

January 19th 2013 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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The next version of iOS' Minecraft Pocket Edition has been submitted, according to the official Mojang blog, and it brings another round of updates designed to bring the game in line with its bigger PC and console cousins. In this update, players are set to get access to things like paintings,...

November 5th 2012 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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For many travelers, stealing hotel towels or bathrobes is more pastime than petty crime. Hotels, on the other hand, apparently take it more seriously. So seriously, in fact, that some have begun embedding specially crafted RFID tags within their linens, just to help us avoid "accidentally" stuffin...

April 20th 2011 at 7:44am 0 Comments
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Sometimes a so-called "revolution" really can be revolutionary. New-York-based Resource Furniture specializes in highly engineered space-saving furniture from Clei (and others) that really is extraordinary in its design and ease of operation. Something that's particularly important if you or your f...

May 30th 2010 at 5:28am 0 Comments
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Know what we hate? The long groggy walk from our beds to the computer. It's only 10 feet but its potentially dangerous and honestly, exhausting. Panasonic's Robotic Bed is set to change that by automatically transforming from a static bed to a mobile wheelchair... and back. Once converted, the robo...

September 18th 2009 at 4:42am 0 Comments
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Spicytuna has a nice little writeup about a much-discussed but never implemented feature in World of Warcraft: player housing. Blizzard has borrowed (and subsequently improved upon) many of the most common features in MMOs -- they revamped leveling with ideas like rested XP and recruit-a-friend, the...

July 24th 2009 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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It's one thing to exemplify laziness; it's another to buck the habit just long enough to invent something to keep you idler, longer. Enter Enrico Berruti, an everyday fellow who has created something that almost anyone with a bed could see as useful. His Selfy bed, quite simply, uses a variety of mo...

April 4th 2008 at 12:26pm 0 Comments
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We've seen our fair share of extravagant beds, but Sonic Impact isn't out to sell you new furniture. Rather, it's hoping that music lovers will warm to its BM101 speaker panel, which is reportedly designed to slip between the mattress and box spring and allow tunes to "emanate" from your bed. Each...

January 8th 2008 at 3:42pm 0 Comments
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We've seen our fair share of extravagant beds, but Sonic Impact isn't out to sell you new furniture. Rather, it's hoping that music lovers will warm to its BM101 speaker panel, which is reportedly designed to slip between the mattress and box spring and allow tunes to "emanate" from your bed. Each...

January 8th 2008 at 3:42pm 0 Comments