When you don a virtual reality headset, it blocks out the real world. You no longer see your body. But what if there were a way you could see your hands through the headset, and use them in virtual reality? Oculus just bought a company that might have the technology.
The Pebble smartwatch just got a fancy new body. If you're not a fan of rubber and plastic (you aren't), Pebbles now come in a "Steel" flavor that's made of metal and far better (read: less painful) to look at. The catch? it's $100 more, and virtually identical on the inside.
California's Glass Beach is a striking example of how garbage can be transformed into something beautiful.
Never have I got so excited about blobs of silicone before. These pebbles can be used as phone cradles, stuck under laptops for added height, or even be glued to car dashboards for comfortable smartphone resting.