You Don't Need an Engineering Degree To Transform This Sofa Bed

Your typical pull-out sofabed is a marvel of modern engineering, but with all those interconnected parts and a mattress that's designed to fold away, they're not exactly the epitome of comfort. At least not compared to Guido Rosati's brilliantly simple Scoop sofabed which simply opens and closes like a giant pair of… » 9/18/12 1:20pm 9/18/12 1:20pm

Nasa's Phoenix Spacecraft Is Fully Scoopable

After experiencing a little trouble early on with the robotic arm on the Phoenix lander, it appears that all systems are go for NASA to begin sampling Martian dirt. A practice scoop was carried out successfully and scientists noted that "a bright material appears in the scooped-up soil and in the hole from which it… » 6/02/08 4:40pm 6/02/08 4:40pm

Ultra-Pretty Dell Crystal LCD Monitor Now Available

Click to viewDell has flaunted this gorgeous monitor for a while in various trade shows and press events, always saying that it's just a design concept and not available yet. That all changes now, because the 22-inch Dell Crystal LCD display is suddenly a real product. Just in time for CES, this beauty is set to ship… » 1/03/08 12:00am 1/03/08 12:00am

Breaking: T-Mobile Pulling Sidekick Slide From Product Line

In light of the Sidekick Slide's recent problems, T-Mobile is pulling the Sidekick Slide from its product line. Readers are reporting the Slide is no longer on the T-Mobile product site, and anonymous inside sources are confirming the Slide has been removed from retail. This is convenient, seeing as Fridays (not to… » 11/16/07 9:27pm 11/16/07 9:27pm