13 Apr 2006


Entrepreneur: Beasley is the creator of table golf, a new game that combines golf and billiards into one. Beasley dreamed up the game in 1999 while serving a sentence. As he watched a golf tournament get rained
12 Apr 2006

Ethical Beauty

News & Star: For those dismayed by Anita Roddick’s “sell-out” to L’Oreal and who have sworn never to darken the Body Shop’s doorstep again, the hunt is on for alternatives. There was a time when “ethical beauty”
12 Apr 2006

Read Without Flipping

AVING: If you drop by a show house for an apartment in Korea, you will see that you can read a book without turning pages using RFID technology. If you have a book, desk, and a display
11 Apr 2006

New Cigar Flavours

Born Rich: Dutch cigar producer, Royal Agio Cigars is adding two of their new products, Panter Coffee and Panter Coffee Wooden Tip to their royal range of cigars. The new products will be launched at the TFWA
10 Apr 2006

High Above

INDYSTAR.com: Like a growing number of homeowners paying extra attention to the space over their heads, Cronin likes to incorporate the ceilings into his room design. “It’s the biggest space you have to work with,” says Cronin,
10 Apr 2006

Tag it and Share!

Trendwatching.com: Codes for consumers, not producers, is one thing, but in an open source, CUSTOMER MADE world, what about codes by consumers? Check out Singapore based Tagit, who have developed a universal decoding engine which runs on
9 Apr 2006

Jiffy-tite Quick-Connect Fluid Fittings

Truckblog: Those of you who actually take your truck down to the tracks on the weekend will certainly appreciate Jiffy-tite® Quick-Connect fluid fittings. Their lightweight, high flow valve technology in the plug and socket assembly automatically interrupts
9 Apr 2006

Safe TV

Iconoculture: TiVo is going even more consumer-happy by offering TiVo KidZone, a “safe” place where kiddies can connect only with programming that meets parental approval. TiVo’s offering isn’t just a no-brainer blocking service. KidZone automatically filters TV

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8 Apr 2006

Mobile Commerce from PayPal

BizReport.com: The move by PayPal, a unit of online auctioneer eBay Inc., marks a big step in further bridging the worlds of electronic commerce and brick-and-mortar stores, by giving consumers a pay option via telephone. PayPal Mobile
7 Apr 2006

Self Made Tent

Yanko Design: Who has never dreamt of a tent that could erect itself without any help? – Just throw 2Seconds into the air and it will open up on its own before even reaching the ground. It
7 Apr 2006

Irrestibly Cute

Chip Chick: Those commercials with the animated M&M’s Characters are some of the cutest and most clever commercials ever created. RadioShack has a bunch of Plush M&M’s with an FM Radio inside. They each retail for just
5 Apr 2006

The Assassin

SFGate.com: For an attempted assassination, there sure was a lot of giggling going on. “I’m going to feel pretty good about shooting someone, if I don’t die first,” said would-be assassin Nicole Califano, who was drinking a