Designer Roderick Mann had old-fashioned radio serials in mind when he took a 1936 Goldentone radio and replaced its innards with fresh tech. Now, he can listen to new podcasts that sound like old shows, with a device that looks antique but works for the modern age.
On today's show, Bryan Bishop of "The Film Vault" fills in for a sick Khail. Our stories include a fleet of robots at a San Francisco hospital, Amazon Original Movies announced, an antique radio converted into a podcast player and a Kickstarter for an under-desk foot hammock.
A 170-year-old sofa balances upright on a single leg thanks to orientation machinery used in satellites.
Dolphins trained by the U.S. military to find objects underwater have uncovered a late 19th century torpedo off the California coast.
Why toy with digital emojis when you can impress others with smiley faces, cats and poop symbols made from solid oak by "Parks and Recreation" actor -- and craftsman -- Nick Offerman?
In the largest initial public offering in US history, Alibaba raises funds to fuel its global ambitions.
The couple donates $1 million to support a Washington state initiative that would require criminal background checks on firearm sales at gun shows and online.
YouView has today added Yesterday and really added Really to its lineup of catchup TV channels.
The repair guys at iCracked have seen Apple devices mauled by pigs, dropped from the skies, and turned into roadkill.
It's Ariel's last day of freedom before getting married next week, so we're throwing him a proper farewell with a bachelor party in the cramped podcast studio. We'll also cover tech antiques found in Walmart and homemade Nintendo 64 Lego Transformers!