Cyber-Grannies Can Track Their Pulse, Blood Pressure and Temp On This…

Oh, so Big Jim at the nursing home thinks he's all that, with his cane that doubles up as an umbrella? Egle Ugintaite's cane concept walks all over that, and then some. Sensors actually take readings from the user's wrist, and track the pulse, blood pressure and body temperature, displaying the stats on the little LCD… » 7/06/11 7:30am 7/06/11 7:30am

This Cane Is Actually a Million-Volt Stun Baton

Looks like you screwed with the wrong old man today, punk. I may look grey and infirm, but I'm packing a million volts of incapacitating, jaw-clenching self-defense. Or offense! This grandpa's crazy! The Zap Cane also has a flashlight. Beware! » 12/30/10 9:00am 12/30/10 9:00am

Cane Map Empowers Old Man Adventurers

When we see something like this Cane Map, all we can think of is the Sean Connery-esque Colonel Gentleman from Venture Bros., but we suspect any old dude will find it incredibly useful. You see, it's a cane, but it's also a map—the duality of which probably exploded as many minds when it was invented back in 1940 as… » 9/18/07 7:15pm 9/18/07 7:15pm