7 Gadgets That Will Keep You Off Your Feet All Weekend

On your feet all week? Maybe you just want to spend the next couple of days sitting on your ass. If you had these 7 gadgets, you wouldn't have to get up for anything. » 10/16/09 4:00pm 10/16/09 4:00pm

Have Gadgets Turned Us All Into Lazy Morons?

We have all heard how TV, game consoles and computers are being blamed for obesity—or that people don't read as much, write as much and that we rely too much on technology. » 3/23/09 5:40pm 3/23/09 5:40pm

Zero-Gee Computing Recliner Proves Our Fat Future is Now

Everyone saw Wall-E, right? And how the luxury cruisers of the future glide around in floating touch-screen-equipped easy chairs? Then the Zero-Gee gaming/blogging "workstation" should look mighty familiar. Its ergonomic, reclining frame is designed to ensure your ass is free from the forces of gravity as you type,… » 7/21/08 2:20pm 7/21/08 2:20pm

I-Shovel: The Autonomous Snow Shoveling Robot

If growing up in upstate New York has taught me anything, it's that shoveling snow really, really sucks. The I-Shovel is a new device that promises to automate this task—much like the Roomba and the Husqvarna lawnmower have done for other annoying chores. According to the project website, the I-Shovel can… » 4/28/08 4:00pm 4/28/08 4:00pm

Fit Fur Life Doggy Treadmill Walks That Mutt So You Won't Have To

If you're too lazy to walk a few steps but still want your dog to get a workout, this Fit Fur Life $1400 dog treadmill lets you get some vicarious exercise, courtesy of Fido's four feet. We're not quite understanding why this is so expensive (other than its maker calling it "the best dog treadmill in the world"),… » 12/28/07 2:15pm 12/28/07 2:15pm