This Biotech Discovery Means You'll Never Need a Painful Flu Shot Again

The worst part about getting vaccinated is the shot. I don’t care how much of a badass you are, it’s still painful and annoying. But now a group of researchers in Japan have tested a new “dissolving needle” that is basically a painless patch that you stick to your arm. And it works. » 7/15/15 7:05pm 7/15/15 7:05pm

Hide Your Holiday Booze On Your Tree With These Ornament Shot Glasses

Nothing makes dealing with visiting friends and families during the holidays easier than a little liquid courage. But if you don't feel like sharing your libations, just decorate your Christmas tree with these screw-top ornaments that make it easy to hide your booze in plain sight. Every time you need a nip, just… » 11/26/14 5:00pm 11/26/14 5:00pm

The power of overhead shots in cinema in one cool compilation

Some people call these overhead angles birds eye view, other prefer the grandiloquent Gods eye view. But anyway you call them, when these shots are used to enhance the story and not just as a gimmick, they are pure cinematic magic. Editor Brian Carrol put together some of the best in this cool compilation. » 10/28/14 9:03pm 10/28/14 9:03pm

Streamline Your Boozing With a Two-in-One Shot Glass/Beer Stein

It's the weekend and maybe, just maybe, you're planning on (or already well on your way to) getting totally obliterated. And, ugh, who wants to deal with all kinds of different glasses and accoutrements? Here's a pro tool to make your night of tipping 'em back instantly easier—a combination beer stein/shot glass. » 8/03/12 7:40pm 8/03/12 7:40pm

Shot Caller Times Your Drinking Games to the Last Second

If ever a gadget is going to promote responsible drinking, then the Shot Caller is it. And let's face it, when you're playing drinking games with your buddies, it is all about being responsible and drinking up when you are told to drink up. Made for the Power Hour and Century Club drinking games, the Shot Caller… » 12/11/07 11:22am 12/11/07 11:22am

(UPDATE) iPod Nano Spy Shots Show Fat, Big-Screened Nano

[Update: Apple asked us to take down their art, so it looks it may be absolutely real. The horror.] 9 to 5 Mac has a couple follow-up spy shots of the iPod nano resdesign we posted about last weekend. If these are real, then it confirms the fat nanos that have a giant screen on the top half (which supposedly plays… » 8/22/07 11:53am 8/22/07 11:53am

Chilled Shot Machine Makes Shots Go Down Smooth

We're not big shot drinkers here—we prefer the apple, mango, or grapetini ourselves—but this Chilled Shot Machine is just the thing to make your next small glass of booze go down smooth. The device fits a bottle up top, like a water cooler, and chills drinks all the way down to 15 degrees F. That may be colder than… » 7/26/07 3:50pm 7/26/07 3:50pm

Party Shot Luge for Bringing Out the 21-Year-Old Girl in You

The latest trends at bars are these ice sculpture shot taking things, but now you can bring the fun of an "ice luge" to your own home. The Party Shot Luge is a mold that can be filled with water and frozen. Pop the luge out and begin pouring liquor down the luge into a mouth or shot glass. Oh man, I love being a… » 4/13/07 8:20pm 4/13/07 8:20pm