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62 Digital Resources You May Have Missed

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Wow, is the week over already? It seems like only yesterday we were upgrading our iPhone software to iOS 6. Perhaps you skipped the update altogether, and decided to camp out and get yourself a shiny new iPhone 5. Or maybe you just spent the week playing video games in your underwear, and watching reruns […]

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Dog Collar Sends Text Alert When Your Pooch Is Too Hot

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As supermodel Elisabetta Canalis so memorably demonstrated recently, leaving a dog in your car on a hot summer day is a bad idea. But what if you just want to run in for a second and grab something? Still a bad idea, but thanks to a new invention, you can get a potentially life-saving text […]

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Jay-Z Stays Charged in New Ad for Duracell Powermat

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Jay-Z stars in a new online ad spot for Duracell Powermat’s line of wireless chargers, which shows the benefits of having a fully charged device throughout the course of a day in New York City. In January, the musician/mogul/sports-team owner signed to be a spokesman for Duracell Powermat, as well as an investor in the […]

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Nanotech Gloves Heat Hands to Ideal Temperature

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It’s difficult to keep your hands toasty in cold weather, even when you’re wearing Thinsulate-lined everything. We take gloves on-and-off, making it more challenging to keep our hands warm on cold days or when we’re skiing the slopes. But there are some pricey high-tech gloves that fit the bill — using sensors to detect when […]

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This Portable Keyboard Is a Great Gift for OS Agnostics

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Mashable’s Gift of the Day series highlights cool, interesting and fun products for that special someone on your holiday list. The ZAGGkeys FLEX Tablet Keyboard and Stand is the perfect gift for the gadget-lover in your life, no matter his favorite mobile operating system. The portable Bluetooth keyboard works with iPad and iPhone, as well […]

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Mashable Weekend Recap: 67 Stories You Might Have Missed

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The fallout from Apple’s Maps debacle was among the top headlines this past weekend. Mashable brought you those stories, as well as other tech and social media news while you were out of the office. Our staff kept tabs on all the latest happenings, so don’t worry if you missed a few articles. Check out […]

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Sound-isolating headphones let you really hear your own voice

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Image: Mashable, Pete Pachal LAS VEGAS — Have you ever worn noise-canceling headphones and wished they were, you know, not so noise-canceling? That’s the idea behind OnVocal Mix360, a pair of behind-the-neck headphones that let you adjust exactly what you hear. The headphones themselves are sound-isolating, passively blocking out most ambient noise. But the magic […]

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Libratone’s Zipp Portable Speaker Looks Small, But Sounds Big [EARS-ON]

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Libratone Zipp Small But Powerful Using a “FullRoom technology” that disperses sound in 360-degrees surrounding the speaker, you get the same experience listening to tunes on one side as you do on the other, and are literally surrounded with sound. There’s no “sweet spot” with the Zipp like you find with other speakers on the […]

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22 Things to Bring Fun Back to Your Workplace

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The average Western guy spends around 99,117 hours at work during his lifetime, according to recent statistics. That”s the equivalent of 11 and a half years of solid slog. [1] Your office is like your second home, so it’s probably a good idea to make it fun and cozy. Some big and well known companies […]

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Behind Boxee: How to Design Sexy Consumer Electronics

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While Michel Alvarez was at Continuum and ASTRO Studios, he made a name for himself as an innovative and exciting young product designer. His projects have included MIT Media Labs’ OLPC “Hundred Dollar Laptop,” work for multi-national clients such as Nike, LG, Samsung, Nvidia, Microsoft and Logitech and product design for Boxee, OOMA, and ASTRO […]

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20 Creative Gadgets for Photography Lovers

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Do you know what is the hardest thing in life? No, it’s not learning Java script, nor learning how to pilot a plane. Some may argue, but one of the hardest things in life is is actually choosing a gift for someone you care. A good way to start is probably by trying to remember […]

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How iPods Have Improved the Lives of People With Memory Loss

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Ask anyone, and they’ll tell you the iPod has changed the music industry. What they may not tell you is the more obscure, yet similarly profound, impact it’s having on the lives of the elderly suffering from dementia. Experimentation with iPods and memory began when Dan Cohen, a social worker from Long Island, N.Y., distributed […]

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Considering a Digital Detox? Just Google “Nature” Instead

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The Scottish Highlands.Image: Flickr, larsjuh This year some people might consider the idea of a digital detox vacation. Perhaps a trip to the Scottish Highlands, where communities deprived of decent broadband are wondering whether to market themselves as digital-free destinations in an attempt to flip a lack of poor reception into “meaningful and emotional experiences”. […]

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