Whoa, Google Glass Just Got Way Better Looking (Plus Prescriptions)

One of the biggest criticisms Google Glass has incurred since day one is that it's, well, ugly and/or weird-looking. Believe it or not, Google may have actually just solved the problem. » 1/28/14 1:04am 1/28/14 1:04am

Every second in Star Wars IV arranged by how bright it is

You're looking at every single second in Star Wars IV: A New Hope arranged according to their luminosity by Jason Salavon. It reminds me of a really cool book that I got a couple weeks ago—Star Wars: Frames. We are giving a copy of the book away, plus an original sketch by Star Wars' artistic director Iain McCaig. » 12/12/13 1:17pm 12/12/13 1:17pm

Movies Summed Up in Nine Film Frames

Movies are too long. Even film masterpieces can shave off a few minutes here and there so we can get off our butts, away from laptops, out of theaters, eyeballs off the TV a little bit earlier. So. How short can a movie be for you to get the gist of it? Can it be done in nine single frames? » 5/11/13 1:00am 5/11/13 1:00am

Don't Toss That Tattered Old Tee, Immortalize It In This T-Shirt Shaped…

You loved wearing it out in public all those years, but deep down you new your favorite t-shirt—with its ironic catchphrase/humorous illustration/retro faded corporate logo—would not last forever. Instead of demoting it to rag duty, you can immortalize it forever in this t-shirt-shaped T-Frame. » 3/01/13 4:20pm 3/01/13 4:20pm

Frames: An App to Help You Create Wonderful Timelapse Videos

There's something moody and wonderful about timelapses we can't get enough of. They're simple, beautiful and transfixing. Now there's an app that allows you to easily create both timelapses and stop-motion videos without the chore of stringing together images in iMovie. You pick the content, it deals with the rest. » 3/05/12 6:40pm 3/05/12 6:40pm

Turn Your Least Favorite Family Member Into a Super Villain With This…

This clever comic strip picture frame, available soon for $18, comes with stick-on speech bubbles and caption boxes that let you impose any narrative you like on your recent family vacation. Perfect! Photographic proof that your Mom was being totally evil when she wouldn't let you rent that jetski. [Perpetual Kid via … » 3/09/11 7:20pm 3/09/11 7:20pm

Store Photos On Individual OLED Screens, With Nanobrick's Miyoul Media…

So you've bought your XEL-1, but still have money to burn when it comes to OLED products? It's such a common problem. Nanobrick's caught onto your obsession, and has created 11 media frame models for customizing with your photos. » 1/13/10 10:20am 1/13/10 10:20am

Image.jpg Could Be The First Analog Digital Photo Frame

Save those precious moments for posterity with the image.jpg photo frame. Digital and analog worlds collide with a silk-screened, wooden representation of a Mac image window that will contain a picture you probably took with a digital camera. » 10/27/09 4:20pm 10/27/09 4:20pm

Bellings Media Chef Addresses Unmet, Imaginary Demand for More Digital…

The Bellings Media Chef digitally displays recipe videos while you cook. Now, I'm not saying you could do this with your laptop and save money, but I am totally telling you could do this with your laptop and save money. » 10/04/09 12:00pm 10/04/09 12:00pm

Coffee Mug Houses Lovely Digital Frame

You know what there's not enough of in the world? Coffee mugs with integrated digital photo frames. (If you answered clean water, peace or medical care, thanks for playing, idiot.) » 2/09/09 5:40pm 2/09/09 5:40pm

iGala Wireless Photo Frame Has Touchscreen, Own Gmail Account

Normally I'd say digital photo frame, splidgital photo frame...but iGala's one has a couple of features that make it stand out. It's an 8-inch touchscreen, with standard 4:3 ratio 800 x 600 pixels so you get less irritating crops or letterboxing, plus its wireless and has 1GB of internal memory. But it's actually got… » 11/13/08 11:20am 11/13/08 11:20am

NEC Develops a Heart-Shaped LCD For Justin Timberlake Fans Everywhere

The push towards non-rectangular displays is in full swing now that NEC has developed a more flexible TFT display that integrates the wiring circuits along the perimeter of the LCD glass. As a result, a wider variety of shapes becomes possible—like the heart-shaped prototype pictured above. Despite its prototype… » 5/19/08 4:40pm 5/19/08 4:40pm

Show Off Your TV, Audio-Video Gear's Beauty: Frame it

With flat-screen TVs becoming more elegant and less "boring black box," perhaps we're ready for the kind of Pimp My Lounge styling that Vismara Design's Media Center frames offer. Turning your TV and audio-video system into a sort of giant art installation-cum-digital picture frame, they're available now in baroque or… » 3/12/08 1:27pm 3/12/08 1:27pm

Portable Digital Frame, Webcam and Alarm Clock All-In-One

Hong Kong-based WinWin Industry has recently unveiled a product that combines a digital picture frame, webcam and an alarm clock with temperature and calendar functions in a single, semi-portable device. It also features 8MB of memory, a built-in rechargeable battery, a 1.44-inch screen and a 300K pixel camera… » 2/28/08 8:40pm 2/28/08 8:40pm

Mustek PF-E700: a Digital Photo Frame With Extra Clock Screen

Mustek's PF-E700 is yet another LCD photo frame, but with added alarm clock and indoor temperature gauge functions on a second small LCD screen at its base. The standard alarm snooze also gets an extra feature as a moody room light: you can set it so that each time you hit the snooze button you keep the frame's… » 2/08/08 6:25am 2/08/08 6:25am

Digital Foci Set To Launch 3 New "Image Moments" Digital Frames

Digital photo frames might not be the most exciting gadgets on the planet, but they're one of those products everyone can get into —even Grandma. So lets get to the newness, shall we? Digital Foci is set to introduce three new frames at this year's CES. The best of the bunch is definitely the Image Moments 15 with a… » 12/27/07 8:00pm 12/27/07 8:00pm

Ovoid Digital Photo Frame is Not Exactly Excellent

You can tell digital photo frames are getting to be a commodity item when designers go far afield, even creating egg-shaped units to adorn the desktops of novelty-crazed grandmas and their minions. But eggs, yeah, chicks like them, don't they? That notwithstanding, this one has such a tiny screen you almost need a… » 11/19/07 2:23pm 11/19/07 2:23pm

ViewSonic Digital Photo Frames Show Off Your Digital Snaps

Viewsonic is getting into the digital photo frame business and the first digital frames to launch will include an 8-inch widescreen frame with an 800x480 screen resolution that displays popular movie formats, has an integrated speaker for MP3 sounds and a remote control at a price under $200. ViewSonic will also have… » 10/27/07 11:00am 10/27/07 11:00am

Cubisto: InstaArt in 3D

The Cubisto is a $14.95 framing system that allows you to immortalize your favorite object that has no real use for on a daily basis. Using advanced technology including "two sheets of ultra-stretchy transparent material", you sandwich your prized possession of choice within plastic and click the packaged frame around… » 3/11/07 5:51pm 3/11/07 5:51pm