21 Oct 2006

Robomop

Shiny Shiny: Housework: bane of everybody’s lives. Fact. I mean, no one actually enjoys dusting and polishing do they? So this gadget is sure to bring much happiness: RoboMop is a battery powered 8.5 centimetre dusting machine,
18 Oct 2006

Green Info

Iconoculture: DailyCandy with content that’s totally green? That would be Ideal Bite, a daily publishing website with an eco-friendly hue that intends to be “a good source of advice for real people leading busy lives.” Like the
17 Oct 2006

Bossaball Phenomenon

Josh Spear: We have to admit that our adolescent desire for the inflatable “Moon Walk” has never really left us. A friend of ours told us about a sport, Bossaball that seems to be embracing this desire
16 Oct 2006

Temp Social Networks

TrendCentral: From giants MySpace and Facebook to niche sites Sneakerplay and SportsMates, it seems almost every group has a place to connect online. Adding a new twist to the basic social networking platform are the following temporary
14 Oct 2006

CoolBusinessIdeas Newsletter Issue 32

New Business Ideas/Opportunities Featured In This Issue: CONSUMER GOODS Nintendo Nth Degree Toys Japanese collectible toys are generally cool to the Nth degree, especially in the latter category comes a brand new range of build-it-yourself mosaics from
14 Oct 2006

Lost and Found

Caffeine Marketing: A lost wallet is something you almost instantly pick up and examine if encountered on the street. You might pick it up because you’re a good Samaritan or you just want to see if there’s
14 Oct 2006

Drivers’ Romance

Philadelphia Weekly Online: Philips switched from a 9-to-5 job to one as an independent consultant building intranet infrastructure for pharmaceutical companies. And one warm summer day in 2004 he pulled his Mercedes up to a light in
13 Oct 2006

Nintendo Nth degree Toys

Gizmodo: Japanese collectible toys are generally cool to the Nth degree, especially when based on either whippy turds or video games. In the latter category comes a brand new range of build-it-yourself mosaics from TomyTec, all of

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12 Oct 2006

Referral Economy

Springwise: Zubka, which launched recently, is hoping to shake up the British and European recruiting markets by creating a platform for hirers to tap into the social networks of active referrers. A referrer’s reward depends on the
10 Oct 2006

Premium Water

GUSH: Bling H2O has a limited edition bottle available in two sizes, that are frosted and have genuine Swarovski crystals that spell out the water’s name. “Bling H2O is to bottled water what Rolls Royce is to
10 Oct 2006

Feet Heaters

Shiny Shiny: God, if only I had seen this just a few short days ago, I wouldn’t be sitting here now in a pair of great big furry boot slippers, in a desperate bit to stop my
6 Oct 2006

Furoshiki Style

Compact Impact: The “furoshiki shiki” (furoshiki style) is made out of one sheet of semi-transparent vinyl “film.” This sheet is turned into a bag by folding it and making use of the adhesive qualities of the material.