The Hey! Play! Mini Tabletop Pool Set is a great distraction for the home or office, and you can get one for $16.86, today only, originally $59.99. Measuring a svelte 12.25” (W) x 20.25” (L) x 3.5” (H) and comes with a triangle rack, table brush, pool stick chalk, two 18.75” pool cues as well as sxteen 1” diameter pool balls. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The Apple MagSafe Charger perfectly aligns with the magnets on your AirPods or iPhone for faster wireless charging, and you can get one for $29.85 shipped, this week only, originally $39. Featuring an array of magnets around the wireless charging coil that are optimized for alignment and efficiency, perfectly connecting to your iPhone every time, while efficiently providing up to 15W of power as well as accommodating existing Qi-enabled devices. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Ever wished for a hands-free way to use your smartphone on a train, while biking, or just lounging around on the couch? If so, Thanko’s smartphone arm mount could be the solution. Put simply, it straps onto your wrist, has a smartphone clip and 360° flexibility, allowing you to adjust it a number of ways for maximum comfort as well as the best viewing angle. Read more for a short video, additional pictures and information.
The Thames & Kosmos Robotics: Smart Machines HoverBots kits lets you build self-balancing robots and control them with your smartphone, all for $69.98 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. This kit allows you to build eight motorized robots that use a special self-balancing technology to move around using its 227 building pieces. Open up the free app to program the robots to move at different speeds, in different directions, and you can even program them to light up in various colors + sounds. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Developed by the MA Corporation, the Katsugyo Bag has nothing to do with the handbags that people carry around, but is rather a portable aquarium of sorts. It’s properly equipped to transport live fish, whether it be from the market or your home, while an small gauge on top shows the water’s oxygen saturation. This device is separated into two body sections, enabling you to remove the aquarium, store the fish, and then connect it to the main section before turning on the power. Read more for a video and additional information.
Leonard Nimoy may be best known for his portrayal of Spock, the half-human, half-Vulcan character on “Star Trek” starting from the very first TV episode, in 1966, to the film Star Trek Into Darkness in 2013, but those around in 1981 may have seen him showcasing the latest technology at the time. The actor demonstrated the gigantic Magnavision VH-8000 LaserDisc Player, which employed gas helium–neon laser tubes to read discs and had a red-orange light with a wavelength of 628 nm. Read more for the video and additional information.
The Instant Pot Star Wars 6-Quart Duo Little Bounty is perfect for Star Wars fans, and you can get one for $59.98 shipped, today only, originally $99.95. This gadget basically replaces 7 kitchen appliances, including the pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker and warmer. It has 13 built-in smart programs (Soup, Meat/Stew, Bean/Chili, etc.) right out of the box. Product page. Read more for a video review of the Duo and additional information.
The Amazfit GTS 2 Mini Fitness Smart Watch comes with Alexa built-in and you can get one for $79.99 shipped after clipping the 20% off on-page coupon, today only, originally $99.99. Featuring a 1.55-inch AMOLED always-on screen with 50+ watch faces to choose from, 70 built-in sports modes, 5 ATM water-resistance, SpO2 blood oxygen saturation measurement, and a 14-day battery life. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
British inventor Richard Browning is taking his Gravity Industries jet suit to new heights with the Royal Marines. What sets this invention apart from similar manned portable flight packs is that it uses additional jets attached to the hands, which means the wearer can steer by simply moving their arms, while the powerpack is secured to the wearer with metal frames. Read more for the video and additional information.
A bicycle frame is essentially what holds everything together, including the wheels and other components. The typical design for an upright bicycle is designed for safety, with two triangles – a main one and a paired rear – forming a diamond frame. These are required to be strong, stiff and light, which various bicycles do by combining different materials and shapes, depending on their use. Read more to see what happens when an engineer uses chains and spare parts to build one.