Sphereracha could disrupt the way you experience everyone's favorite hot sauce
David Ma describes himself as an “advertising writer turned food stylist.” His latest creation, which he calls Sphereracha, may change the way we eat the chili sauce Sriracha.
Coffee Rush is an on-demand coffee delivery services that gets you a dose of Jittery John's Cold Coffee Brew in 20 minutes time
Coffee Rush is a new startup in San Francisco that borrows from the playbooks of Starbucks and Domino’s by promising coffee to those in need delivered to the door in under 20 minutes. The coffee arrives in six-packs offering two varieties, both cold and mixed with milk, of Jittery John’s Cold Coffee Brew.
Through the power of 3D printing (and plenty of inventiveness), Russell Munro surprises his son with a "robot in disguise"
Every child wants to have a birthday their friends will talk about for weeks. Father and YouTube video maker Russell Munro, has managed to do exactly that. He made a birthday cake in the shape of Transformer Optimus Prime, one able to transform into a standing robot with a humanoid chassis.
Canadian performance denim brand Dish & DU/ER flaunts its moisture-wicking, thermo-regulating and antimicrobial ways in the U.S.
Vancouver-based Dish & DU/ER is a different kind of denim—one that weaves together two proprietary fabrics to create a jean that is moisture-wicking, thermo-regulating and antimicrobial.
Amy Wibow's hand-made booklets use drawings, comics, and slang to teach the ABCs of programming
Despite its utility in every aspect our daily lives, for many, learning how to code is a daunting task. The dense, technical nature of most traditional computer science textbooks often fails to capture the creativity—or, as Amy Wibowo likes to call it, “magic”—inherent to coding. Wibowo’s BubbleSort Zines hope to combat this problem by presenting elementary topics in computer science in an engaging and accessible way.
A Yale University engineer builds a small cube that acts as a tactile compass for the visually impaired (or those caught in the dark)
Compasses and GPS help people without disabilities find their destinations every day, but are of less use to the visually impaired, or even sighted people in the dark. Adam Spiers, a Yale University engineer, has built a shape-shifting cube that indicates direction by its shape independent of sight.
The fit-in-your-pocket LG Rolly Keyboard works with a tablet through a Bluetooth connection
South Korea’s LG Electronics is set to unveil a full-size Bluetooth keyboard that rolls into an ultra-portable stick. The device is meant to change the way we interact with tablets or smartphones. The KBB-700 or the LG Rolly Keyboard can give the tablet a chance at being a power tool without sacrificing portability.
The Orée Stylograph lets you write longhand and saves digital notes through a micro camera that tracks pen strokes on patterned page
Love writing by hand but hate transcribing the digital version? The Orée Stylograph is an elegant ballpoint pen that pairs with a refillable notebook to record digital notes, making the transition from paper to digital nearly seamless.
Designer Guan-Hao Pan's Love Guide packaging will help men overcome what afflicts 60 percent of condom users: slippage, rupture, and breaking
When condoms fail, it’s often because they’re the wrong size, or have been worn the wrong way. The Love Guide condom packaging concept would make it easy for users to select the right size. The condoms come in five packages of distinct diameters, and appropriately vegetable themes: are you a cucumber, carrot, banana, turnip or zucchini?
Playing back pre-recorded sounds from a bee hive, Bowers & Wilkins's T7 speaker attracted a swarm of honey-makers
Renowned high-end speaker maker Bowers & Wilkins used the busy buzzing of bees to show off how good their Bluetooth speakers are. Set in a bee farm in provincial England, Field Experiment #1: Bees studies the sound living of bees.
Khan Academy now features a free online resource exploring the academic concepts behind Pixar Animation Studios' creative process
A new collaboration between Khan Academy and Pixar Animation Studios has launched to give people a free resource to learn about the studio’s creative process. Pixar in a Box is a set of online academic tools, sponsored by Disney, that includes video lessons, interactive exercises and hands-on activities.
Hyundai Gala's smoking and non-smoking lanes celebrate National Day Against Tobacco and hope to nudge smokers to quit
Is it really possible to put smoking and non-smoking lanes on public sidewalks? Hyundai Gala from Brazil celebrated the National Day Against Tobacco with this creative idea.