This little kid is better at yo-yo than I am at anything

I should just give up. Call it quits. It's over. This cute little kid is better at doing yo-yo tricks than I am at doing anything. Yeah, even things I've done pretty much all my life like breathing or drinking water or cutting my toenails. Even worse for me, he looks so cool (and cute!) doing it. He has so much… » 5/13/14 10:24pm 5/13/14 10:24pm

Catch 22 Yo-Yo: At $460 It'd Better Walk MY Dog

Where as most of us grew up on cheap plastic Duncans, the Catch 22 Yo-Yo caters to our new elitist tastes. We may not be able to even use a "Yo-Yo," but we need an uberpremium version all the same. With just 70 in existence, each Catch 22 is constructed from a black aluminum base and titanium rims. Equiped with an… » 10/30/08 10:00am 10/30/08 10:00am

iYo Rocks the Baby Then Charges Your iPhone

Swedish designer Peter Thuvander » 9/21/08 3:30pm 9/21/08 3:30pm likes yo-yo's so much that he designed an iPhone charger concept around them. Called the iYo (what else?), the device charges its lithium ion battery cell with an OLPC crank that's turned using the spinning power of a yo-yo. "The remote control needs only 30 cranks—which is nothing…