The 2014 Ig Nobel winners are in, celebrating the best scientific achievements "that first make people laugh, and then makes them think".
The Taylor TEMPerfect Butter Tray changes from orange to white when removed from the fridge. The visual cue helps determine when the butter is ready for spreading.
Don't loaf around when you can have adventures as a slice of bread on a quest to become toast in "I Am Bread" from Bossa Studios.
The Russell Hobbs 19990 Easy Toaster features two front-facing 'keep warm pockets.' The helpful toaster feature can help keep busy mornings on schedule.
The new wearable and pair of smartphones have given a jolt to the tech industry. CNET looks at the reverberations for Apple's rivals and partners.
Samsung's US wing was troubled this week when its Korean office released somewhat stark ads mocking Apple. Tomorrow, it launches its own attack. It's a little more subtle. A little.
Apple has now released two iPhone 6 ads it showed at its launch event. They are blessedly silly.
The Bella Toast and Brew Breakfast Station features a USB port for convenient device charging. Because toast and coffee go better with juice.
The Fred & Friends Wet My Whistle Musical Straws add musical accompaniment to a regular drinking glass. With practice, of course.
The Pandorica restaurant in Beacon, N.Y., might not house the most dangerous man in the universe, but its "Doctor Who"-themed design will draw humans, Daleks, and Time Lords alike.