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06.30.15
'Loogun' uses a water jet to make toilet cleaning less crappy (updated)
06.30.15

'Loogun' uses a water jet to make toilet cleaning less crappy (updated)

Not all of us can afford $6,000 for a self-cleaning toilet, so scrubbing one usually revolves arou...

By S. Dent,   06.30.15
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02.01.15
Pocket ghost detector may be as hard to find as its targets (update: details)
02.01.15

Pocket ghost detector may be as hard to find as its targets (update: details)

Let's get this out of the way: ghost detection is based on junk science. It's trying to prove some...

By J. Fingas,   02.01.15
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01.29.15
SkyMall's savior might be one of the products that it used to sell
01.29.15

SkyMall's savior might be one of the products that it used to sell

Rumors of SkyMall's demise might have been exaggerated, at least if the CEO of Scottevest gets his...

By D. Cooper,   01.29.15
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01.23.15
Crapgadget purveyor SkyMall is filing for bankruptcy
01.23.15

Crapgadget purveyor SkyMall is filing for bankruptcy

You'd be forgiven for thinking that SkyMall, the ubiquitous in-flight magazine featuring things yo...

By D. Hardawar,   01.23.15
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09.25.14
For clucks sake: KFC Japan takes extra crispy to a new level
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09.25.14

For clucks sake: KFC Japan takes extra crispy to a new level

There's really only one way to properly celebrate Colonel's Day: a collection of fried chicken-the...

By B. Steele,   09.25.14
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03.26.14
This PowerGlove stays in the kitchen, not with your NES (video)
03.26.14

This PowerGlove stays in the kitchen, not with your NES (video)

We've seen the PowerGlove pop up in a few different places before, but until now the focus hasn't...

By T. Seppala,   03.26.14
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02.19.14
The Supersmoker Bluetooth pairs an electronic cigarette with a speakerphone
02.19.14

The Supersmoker Bluetooth pairs an electronic cigarette with a speakerphone

We've been punked, right? This thing can't possibly actually exist. We've seen plenty of ridiculou...

By Z. Honig,   02.19.14
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01.11.14
Caption contest: Mr. Marinator fuses meat, marinade, motion... and madness
01.11.14

Caption contest: Mr. Marinator fuses meat, marinade, motion... and madness

Bombing on a home shopping network near you.

By J. Rigg,   01.11.14
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01.14.13
CES 2013: Crapgadget roundup
01.14.13

CES 2013: Crapgadget roundup

For every big name present at CES, there are literally hundreds of smaller companies littered thro...

By J. Rigg,   01.14.13
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