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Sex Offender Screening on Dating Sites Is Messy-But It Needs to Happen

Last week, a California woman sued the mega-popular after a post-date rape. She later discovered the man was a convicted sex offender. Now the site will screen sex predators More »

Would Sir Like a Mini Crossbow to Match His Mini Cannon?

The same dude who chiselled a mini cannon has turned his attention to another medieval weapon-the crossbow. Will it be enough for mini-Robin Hood to slay the mini-Sheriff of Nottingham? More »

The Wacom Bamboo Stylus for iPad Might Be The First Good Stylus For the iPad

Using a stylus with the iPad is pretty silly! But this Wacom Bamboo Stylus might not be. Not only does it have the Wacom name behind it, but the Bamboo Stylus has a tip (6mm) that's 25% narrower than most other stylii, which should help make the Bamboo Stylus more accurate. More »

Paul Allen Dishes the Gossip on Bill Gates (and His Yacht) on 60 Minutes

Yesterday, a new book on Bill Gates and Microsoft hit store shelves-Idea Man. Only this one has been penned by Microsoft co-creator Paul Allen, who appeared on 60 Minutes to talk about the early days of Microsoft; the computers they were writing software on, and just what went wrong More »

Don't Get Sick In Space

Muscle atrophy, radiation, micro meteorites...the list of maladies that can harm or kill astronauts is a long one. Sadly, it appears as though it just got one item longer. More »


If you have eight minutes to spare for some excellent automated Lego Rube-Goldberg porn, park it in that chair and hit play on the video above. More »

FlyNano Single-Seater Aircraft Requires Death Wish, But No Pilot's License

Fun fact I learned of this morning: To skirt the annoying "pilot's license" thing that's typically required to take a potentially deadly craft into the wild blue yonder More »

The Minimalist, Lightweight Knife

These tiny, lightweight knives might make the perfect pocket knife for everyday use, and they're no doubt great for travel. Note: Probably not on planes. More »