This Sexy Underwear Won't Get Ruined If You Pee on Them

Like the decidedly unsexy Depends underwear, Dear Kate underwear can hold lady liquid without getting ruined. The secret sauce is the thin wicking material that it's made of that can withstand three teaspoons. But unlike Depends, you won't be embarrassed when you strip to your skivvies. » 12/10/12 11:00pm 12/10/12 11:00pm

Yemeni Would-Be Panty-Bomber Is Said to be CIA Double Agent

The New York Times reports in an article published online just now—for print in tomorrow's paper—that the Yemeni would-be bomber with the fancy panties was actually operating as a double agent for the C.I.A. » 5/08/12 8:30pm 5/08/12 8:30pm

New Copper Underwear Eliminates the Fungus and Bacteria from Your Dirty…

Chilean company Monarch has developed new underwear that's made out of copper. And if that sounds uncomfortable, don't worry! It's totally not. Turns out copper can kill 99% of the bacteria and fungi that "naturally" develops down there. » 8/10/11 6:20pm 8/10/11 6:20pm

Google Street View Panty Incident Leads to Lawsuit

Google Street View, long a peddler of naked men in car trunk spy shots and other such tomfoolery, was recently sued by a Japanese woman because the image-based navigation tool snapped some saucy pics of her underwear. On her clothesline. » 12/19/10 3:00pm 12/19/10 3:00pm

Wal-Mart Wants To Track Underwear With RFID Tags

Theft of underwear and jeans must be a pretty big issue for Wal-Mart stores considering that the company wants to track each garment using RFID tags. All that stands in this plan's way is some itsy-bitsy privacy concerns. » 7/23/10 8:40pm 7/23/10 8:40pm

Panties Help Guide 700-Mile Arctic Expedition When GPS, Compasses Fail

When compasses and GPS fail the Catlin Arctic Survey expedition, they go with a low tech "gadget" to help them navigate the freezing wastes and find their bearing: A lacy pair of panties. » 3/29/09 3:00pm 3/29/09 3:00pm

Heat-Sensitive Knickers Don't Make Me Hot Today

Normally, I would get excited about these pants with a daisy that changes color when next to your hot hot skin. But it's Monday today, and Monday's the day I do the washing and the ironing. Tuesday is J.'s day for LEGO—he's currently attempting to do the Kama Sutra out of bricks, Wednesday we're watching all Flight of… » 5/12/08 6:50am 5/12/08 6:50am

10 Gadgets You Need For Global Orgasm 2007

At 6:08 a.m. GMT on the 22nd, activists Donna Sheehan and Paul Reffell hope you will join them in their quest for world peace—by having an orgasm. Yes, the two have organized Global Orgasm 2007 with the hope that through "the largest possible instantaneous surge of human biological, mental and spiritual energy" we can… » 12/21/07 9:02pm 12/21/07 9:02pm

'Call Me' Panty Holds That Vibrating Cellphone Close to Her Hot Spot…

Ladies, what on earth are you going to do with that cellphone when all you're wearing is a dainty pair of unmentionables? How will you carry it around and still have both hands free? Here's the solution: the Call Me panty, a dual-purpose garment that adds new meaning to the phrase "eagerly awaiting your call." Just… » 10/17/07 10:15am 10/17/07 10:15am

Japanese Anti-Pervert Panties Block IR

In Japan, riding the train in a skirt is still an invitation to have your ass grabbed or photographed by some random perv. These days, there's a more advanced threat: cameraphones with IR night vision can be tweaked to see through clothes. Cramer Japan made these nylon and polyurethane panties that block IR, hampering… » 7/31/07 4:10pm 7/31/07 4:10pm

iPhone Thong Saves Marriages?

Found on eBay: iPhone thong panties that are sure to capture the attention of many a geek who may otherwise not pay much attention to the nether regions of his female companion. Pathetic. » 2/28/07 12:30pm 2/28/07 12:30pm

HTTP Panties

Another great gift for V-Day, these HTTPanties from Think Geek are perfect if either you or your lady is a nerd. You're reading Gizmodo, so we're sure about at least one half of that equation. » 2/09/07 2:30pm 2/09/07 2:30pm

Heart-Shaped, Wireless Vibrating Panty Insert - Whee!


No Valentines gift this year helps you to better say "I'm completely and totally clueless as to who you are and what gets you off sexually" than the Panty Pal, a vibrating, heart shaped insert that promises to slip discretely into your lady-friend's panties and vibrates her lady-parts oh-so-vigorously. In reality,… » 2/05/07 3:27pm 2/05/07 3:27pm

Nintendo Panties: Controller Is Inside or Out?

Panties with the Nintendo NES controller on the front? Careful, or their contents will soon be controlling you. Just tell her not to get any wii on them. » 10/13/06 12:36pm 10/13/06 12:36pm

iPod nano Lacy Panties

Oh man, the sun has only been up for a few hours and we are already posting pictures of lacy underwear. Yeah, it's going to be a good day. This sexy pair of iGroove panties will holster your iPod and allow you to lounge around in the panties, rock out to some Journey and drive us guys wild. Oh, and that picture may be… » 8/15/06 10:20am 8/15/06 10:20am

Vitamin C Undies PLUS Anti-Odor Duds

In a tremendous surge of stupidity this Friday afternoon, we've got the lowdown on wearable fabrics. We'll start with a new anti-odour fabric, made with silver nano-particles no less. I don't know who really believes that any type of nanotechnology is going to stop their stink, but I guess if they make it, you will… » 9/23/05 6:07pm 9/23/05 6:07pm