Archive for May, 2013

Most Beautiful Items: May 25 – May 31, 2013

Most Beautiful Items: May 25 - May 31, 2013

The weather is beautiful. But you know what else is quite ravishing? The beaucoup pieces of design, art, and architecture we had you feasting your eyes on this week, from a plan for New York's collapsing harbors to LED wallpaper. Here are some of our favorites:

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Leslie Horn

May 31st

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Unique Photo Shows the Ridiculous Size of America’s First Spaceships

Unique Photo Shows the Ridiculous Size of America's First Spaceships

One of the things that always shocks me when I go to the Kennedy Space Center is the tiny size of the Mercury (left) and Gemini (right) capsules—the missions that jumpstarted the American space exploration program. This unique photo clearly shows how ridiculous these tin cans are.

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Jesus Diaz

May 31st

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9to5Toys Last Call: 20% off Griffin Technology Apple accessories, $170 Synology NAS server, Moshi Giveaway, More

From 9to5Toys.com:

A large majority of the deals we cover each day come from a variety of ‘Daily Deal’ websites or are so popular that they don’t even last 24 hours.  We know you can’t be at your computer every second, so we’re going to roundup the best deals each day to make sure you have a fair shot at the deals you want.

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Today’s Featured deals:

Other great deals we love:

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This week, Moshi and 9to5Toys are teaming up to giveaway two prize packs that include some of the company’s latest accessories. The prize pack (pictured above), not only comes with Moshi’s new Lightning cables but also includes an iGlaze Armour aluminum iPhone 5 case, the Rewind wall charger, earbuds, and more.

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Dan DeSilva

May 31st

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Jamstar, Real Racing 3, and More

Jamstar, Real Racing 3, and More

Regretting that you never had time to pursue your rockstar ambitions? What about childhood fantasies of being a race car driver? Interior designer? Well, whatever your secret dreams may be (well, assuming they're one of the above), this week's slew of Android apps want to make them become a reality—a virtual one, but a reality nonetheless. Sort of.

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Ashley Feinberg

May 31st

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Musyc, iHeart Locket, and More

Musyc, iHeart Locket, and More

Maybe it's the warm weather or maybe it's just the fact that we're finally out of winter hibernation, but this week's iPad apps are all about creativity on your terms. Whether it's a song in your heart, in your fingers, of one you just want to keep all to yourself, we've got you covered.

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Ashley Feinberg

May 31st

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Postcards, Tall Chess, Analog, and More

Postcards, Tall Chess, Analog, and More

It may have been a (thankfully) short week, but the app gears were turning just as hard as ever. So relive the glory days of the long weekend of yore, and kick back with a bundle of apps that aim to make your life just a little bit easier. Or at the very least, a little more fun.

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Ashley Feinberg

May 31st

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Lauren Bertolini

May 31st

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An Interaction Designer Creates a Tactile Comic Book For the Blind

An Interaction Designer Creates a Tactile Comic Book For the Blind

Comic books and visual novels are difficult to translate into Braille; Usually, they’re novelized or retold in audio formats. But is it possible to tell a visual story using tactile means alone? A Berlin-based interaction design student named Philipp Meyer thinks so.

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Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan

May 31st

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Sex on a Pile of Cash Sounds Great Until Your Online Date Robs You

Sex on a Pile of Cash Sounds Great Until Your Online Date Robs You

Imagine this: You set up the perfect kinky hook-up on the Internet. You found a hot partner who wants to have sex with you, provided this sex happens on top of a pile of cash. So you find the pile of cash, you show up at the appointed time to get lucky, only to find out that it's not your lucky day at all.

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Mario Aguilar

May 31st

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This Clever Spray Scrubber Almost Makes Up For Not Having a Dishwasher

This Clever Spray Scrubber Almost Makes Up For Not Having a Dishwasher

Are you dishwasherless and trying to find a way to streamline meal cleanup without resorting to paper plates and disposable cutlery? If so, your search is over. This easy to use kitchen accessory from Jokari snaps over your sink's sprayer, adding a ring of stiff bristles letting you scrub and blast dirty dishes clean. As long as you're not stuck with a hefty utilities bill at the end of the month for excess water usage, the Spray Scrubber is $8 well invested. [Jokari]

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Andrew Liszewski

May 31st

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