Short film: A cute cat with a mean spacesuit faces some evil alien bees

This short film by French director Loïc Bramoullé displays the coolest spacesuit I've ever seen. Not just because its mean range of weapons, but also for its (artificial) intelligence to make decisions that protect its owner—a cute cat that seems a bit out of place—from things like evil alien bees. » 9/11/14 11:31pm 9/11/14 11:31pm

Seeing a cat walk on a treadmill chasing food basically sums up life

Seeing a smart cat walk on a treadmill to its plate of food tickles me more than it should. I scream out aww under my constant laughter. I must be a bad person. But let's be honest. Metaphorically, we've all been this cat before. We've seen our goal but we kept walking in place not knowing how to get there. Literally… » 3/14/14 11:13pm 3/14/14 11:13pm

Hacker Channels Men In Black, Straps Virus Information to Feral Cat's…

Scavenger hunt-loving hacker, Yusuke Katayama was arrested today after months on the run. Disgruntled for some reason, he sent viral death threats, and while evading Japanese police, he mentioned that information about his virus was strapped to a cat roaming Tokyo. Months later the cat was found, leading to his arrest. » 2/10/13 10:30am 2/10/13 10:30am

Cat Ears Pick Up on Brainwaves and Act as Furry Mood Rings For Those…

Of course these cat ears come from Japan, and of course they'll be on sale soon. Neurowear's Necomimi ears sit on a hairband (though don't let that put you off, guys!) and have sensors inbuilt for detecting brainwaves. Depending on the signals decoded by the sensors, the ears can twitch, wriggle or even flop down,… » 5/05/11 11:00am 5/05/11 11:00am

Silly Yet Entirely Practical Necono Cat Camera is Now on Sale in the US

I must admit, I couldn't help buying one of these daft little cat-cameras the minute I saw they were on sale outside of Japan. If you need a refresher, the Necono camera is a dinky digital camera weighing 40g, and while it doesn't have an LCD screen and the sensor is only 3MP, the cute exterior and magnetic feet more… » 5/02/11 12:20pm 5/02/11 12:20pm