23 Feb 2007

Supermarket Self-checkouts

BurlingtonFreePress.com: There are fewer and fewer people asking, “Paper or plastic?” at supermarket checkout aisles throughout the Burlington area and across the country. At Price Chopper’s Burlington store, eight of 19 checkout lanes are equipped with automated
22 Feb 2007


Springwise: 3.5 billion wire hangers are tossed into landfills every year, and that’s just in the United States. While the hangers are light, inexpensive and sturdy, they’re not exactly bio-degradable. Hanger Network has developed an alternative: a
19 Feb 2007


Shiny Shiny: Do you spend hours worrying about the crust round the top of your toothpaste tube? Do you judge people by whether they squeeze the tube from the end or the middle? Do you think perhaps
18 Feb 2007

Hidden Clue

BBC News: Japanese firm Fujitsu is pushing a technology that can encode data into a picture that is invisible to the human eye but can be decoded by a mobile phone with a camera. The company believes
17 Feb 2007

Illuminate Fun

Iconoculture: A Latino brother-sister design team generates nighttime cool with the quirky Havaleena, a sleek, versatile and customizable portable light. Providing illumination via a 1-Watt wide-angle LED, the portable Havaleena can be used indoors or outdoors, singly
16 Feb 2007

Secrets Of Self-Made Millionaires

Adam Khoo is introducing his new program, ‘The Secrets Of Self-Made Millionaires‘ which will teach you the fundamental wealth mindsets and principles that have made countless people financially free. You will learn: – The greatest money making
16 Feb 2007

Dogs Beer

Popgadget: They say that a woman’s best friend is her dog, and those dogs deserve a drink every now and again. A nice young lady from Holland brewed up a nonalcoholic beer for her Weimaraners as a
15 Feb 2007

Driving Emoticons

Gizmodiva.com: In this day and age, smileys and emoticons play a vital part in our messaging or email lingo! I can’t complete a simple message or mail without the use of these shortcuts to exhibit my thoughts.

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13 Feb 2007

Digital Cookbook

Cool Hunting: You might have heard, but soon there will no longer be a need to risk your laptop in precarious situations in the kitchen. Modeled after a spatula, coo.boo is a digital cookbook that fits into
12 Feb 2007

Charmin Restrooms

Trendwatching.com: From 20 November 2006 to 1 January 2007, Procter and Gamble’s bathroom tissue brand operated a 20-stall restroom in the heart of Times Square at 1540 Broadway, between 45th and 46th Streets, calling the service ‘Charmin’s
11 Feb 2007

CoolBusinessIdeas Newsletter Issue 38

New Business Ideas/Opportunities Featured In This Issue: GADGETS Central Fridge If cooking is one of your hobbies, but you think it devoid you of all the entertainment at times, then Whirlpool brings you all the entertainment your
11 Feb 2007

Pocket Gardens

Iconoculture: Plenty of would-be green thumbs could use a little help with their outdoors-in decor. Pocket Gardens come in ready-to-snip, freestanding packets of seeds and soil that send a message of life. And they only need water