The History of the Human Cannonball

Whenever there is a list released of the world's most dangerous jobs, tree loggers, steelworkers, electrical power-line installers, and fisherman usually are the professions that populate the list. But none of those things are nearly as dangerous as being propelled out of a long cylinder tube, flown through the air… » 1/17/14 7:29am 1/17/14 7:29am

Guy Builds a Bomb Just With Stuff You Can Buy After Airport Security

Just in case you were still being fooled into thinking that the TSA is good for, well, anything, follow along with You Tube contributor Terminal Cornucopia as he constructs a home-made "FRAGGuccino" from stuff you can buy from airport terminal kiosks—you know the ones you can enter after passing through security. » 11/15/13 4:53pm 11/15/13 4:53pm

Google Has Hired Danger, the Makers of Sidekick, to Work on 'Android…

Fortune is reporting that Joe Britt and Matt Hershenson, co-founders of Danger, have joined Google and Andy Rubin, the other Danger co-founder, to work on a new wing within Android called 'Android Hardware'. That means Danger, the company that made the uber-popular, original Sidekick, is back together at Google. » 5/11/11 10:01pm 5/11/11 10:01pm

T-Mobile Pulling The Plug on Danger-Powered Sidekicks

If you still have a Sidekick phone running the Danger OS, its days of being a fully functioning device are numbered. After May 31, 2001, the data services provided by Danger will no longer be available, essentially neutering the internet-centric phone. If you were unaware, Danger is now owned by Microsoft. » 3/01/11 12:13am 3/01/11 12:13am

The PC Waterbed Brings Water, Electronics, and Your Lap Way Too Close…

Sure, a waterbed for your laptop might seem like a good idea, especially if you're a swinging keyboard slinger. But something about having something so electronic near something so water near something so my lap makes me cringe a little. $24 from Thanko, if you like living dangerously and wear really big gold chains. [ » 2/16/11 2:20pm 2/16/11 2:20pm