The Freaky, Bioelectric Future of Tattoos

America loves tattoos. From tribal designs to tramp stamps, this country can't get enough ink. Last month, a Pew study showed that tattoos grace the bodies of nearly 40 percent of Americans under 40, a massive number of customers in a $1.65 billion industry. Like any industry, however, the tattoo industry must… » 1/06/14 12:00pm 1/06/14 12:00pm

Philips Electronic Tattoo Concept or Peter Petrelli Tantric Sex Video?

WARNING: EURO-STYLE SUGGESTED SEXUAL CONTENT

If you caught that weird tattoo moment in Heroes last week, you will especially appreciate this new Philips Design electronic body art project, Skin: Tattoo. The girl makes the dude's tattoos ooze mysteriously by getting him into a tantric embrace. My only confusion: with… » 10/15/07 3:30pm 10/15/07 3:30pm

Show Your Tough Side With McPhee's Geek Tattoos

The ultimate geek tattoo could only be a transferable one. It's painless—although beware when peeling off the paper, as you might trap a couple of hairs which for most geeks can be a painful experience. This $7.95 pack from Archie McPhee has missed a trick, though. How about a massive line drawing of Jobs' or Gates'… » 7/20/07 5:37am 7/20/07 5:37am