Simple Smartphone Stuffed Animal Surgery to Terrorize Your Child

Yuta Sugiura has created what could be one of the most awesome ways to terrorize your kids—if you're into that kind of thing. She's developed a very clever app that lets a camera-equipped smartphone breathe life and interactivity into a stuffed animal, without having to modify it in any way besides finding a way to… » 5/31/13 1:27pm 5/31/13 1:27pm

This Emergency Bear Will Provide More Than Comfort in a Natural Disaster

The second anniversary of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami is quickly approaching, and the country—public and private sectors alike—is doing everything it can to be prepared for the next disaster. Simply being prepared for the worst is vitally important, and, while stuffed animals are often handed out as a way to… » 2/28/13 9:34am 2/28/13 9:34am

Seeing Old and Torn Stuffed Animals Is Sort of Horrifying

When you're a kid, sometimes the only friend you have is a stuffed animal. It's always with you—when you eat, when you sleep, when you play—and all those years take a toll on a fake teddy bear! These pictures show the after effects of teddy bears and stuffed animals who were loved too much. It's a little heartbreaking? » 12/05/12 10:20pm 12/05/12 10:20pm

Robot Teddy Bear Gives Directions and Bitches About Your Drinking and…

If you hate backseat drivers, fluffy animals, and people calling you out about your drinking problem, you will definitely want to steer clear of the teddy bear navigation system being cooked up by iX research corporation. The bear gives directions, but it will also critique your driving by saying phrases like "watch… » 6/04/08 4:30pm 6/04/08 4:30pm