You Can Now Use Bitcoins in the Real World

Ah, BitCoin. The crazy-cool online currency that set out to change global finance. And is, naturally, being used increasingly for illicit drugs when it's not being hacked. All I want is to buy a meal with my internet money! Wait. I can? In midtown?? » 6/29/11 12:00pm 6/29/11 12:00pm

Remainders - The Things We Didn't Post: Solutions Edition

In today's Remainders: solutions! Solutions for distilling water vapor into drinkable water; keeping your lunch warm with only a USB port; beaming an entire Springsteen album to your phone in under 10 seconds, and more. » 2/23/10 4:36pm 2/23/10 4:36pm

Food Pyramid Ensures You Your Veggies and Your Job

What could be more useful than this concept of a food pyramid designed to keep your portions in check and to make you eat the right amount of veggies? If there is anything that I consistently do all day long besides working for Gizmodo, it’s probably putting anything edible within reach into my mouth. Whether I’m… » 10/29/08 10:00pm 10/29/08 10:00pm