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From trash to treasure: Adidas designs shoes made of ocean garbage

To raise awareness about ocean pollution, Adidas has designed a pair of sneakers made from recycled plastic ocean waste.

By July 5, 2015


This smart garbage can manages your shopping list

It knows what you throw away. It knows what you need on your shopping list. The GeniCan smart garbage can applies digital brains to your waste habits.

By May 15, 2015


Wi-Fi-enabled USS Enterprise makes your router look like a garbage scow

In a feat of engineering worthy of Scotty, two makers cram a Wi-Fi access point into a model of the Enterprise from "Star Trek."

By April 6, 2015


Rare shark caught off Scottish coast won't win any beauty pageants

Scientists catch an unusual shark that looks like a cross between a blobfish and an electric eel. No wonder the poor species doesn't go out in public much.

By October 2, 2015


Ugly Yelp-for-people app shows its beautiful features

Technically Incorrect: Peeple, the much-reviled app that was going to let you rate people, has taken a slight pivot.

By October 6, 2015


You rooted for Pizza Rat, now cheer on Milkshake Squirrel

The pizza-toting subway rat has some competition from a photogenic New York City park squirrel with a hankering for a dairy-based dessert.

By September 23, 2015


Xbox interview: Phil Spencer on Halo, the future of VR, and being nice

In a wide ranging interview, Xbox boss Phil Spencer chats about keeping the Halo franchise fresh, whether he's happy with the Xbox One's position, and why he doesn't bad mouth his competitors.

By September 23, 2015


Indian e-tail giant apologises for sexist mass email

A Flipkart exec calls the email -- which states that "beautiful women are more successful in their lives" -- a "big fail" and promises to investigate the matter.

By September 1, 2015


'Dismaland' is Banksy's anti-consumerism theme park (Tomorrow Daily 230)

With a decidedly anti-consumerism, anti-establishment bent, "Dismaland" is a one-of-a-kind collaboration between infamous street artist Banksy and dozens of other artists. If you're in the UK, you don't want to miss this 5-week exhibition.

By August 24, 2015


Princess Leia 'Star Wars' collectible doesn't need rescuing

Move over, Han Solo and Luke Skywalker: with two types of blasters, this super-realistic Princess Leia figure from Hot Toys can take care of itself.

By July 23, 2015