Gadget

Noisey Blog

The King of ‘As Seen on TV’ Was the Original Gadget Man

Saying goodbye to a man who filled the world with crap.
Jordan Pearson
4.28.16
Premieres

Suffer a One-Two Punch of Dystopian Grindcore, Courtesy of Sweden's Gadget

Stream two tracks off the Swedish grind heads' upcoming new album, 'The Great Destroyer.'
Thomas Howells
1.13.16
Nutella

This Guy Invented a Special Lock to Stop People Stealing His Nutella

A German furniture and fittings specialist has invented a “Nutella Lock” that fits onto jars and prevents flatmates, children, or any other morally bankrupt subspecies from accessing your hazelnut spread.
Phoebe Hurst
8.27.15
Features

Twilight of the Bomb

One of the last surviving Manhattan Project scientists returns to the crater of the first nuclear bomb on its 70th birthday.
Brian Merchant
8.6.15
Design

Could a Smiley Face Be the Cure for Road Rage?

The MotorMood is crowdfunding to make the road a happier place for everyone.
Annie Armstrong
7.2.15
Film

This Exists: A Mouth-Covering Mic for Lonely Karaoke

Avoid disturbing your neighbors while practicing karaoke in your bedroom with the Hitori de Karaoke DX.
Beckett Mufson
3.24.15
Design

A Cardboard 'Pill' a Day Keeps Dead Smartphone Batteries Away

Designer Tsung Chih-Hsien may have the antidote to low battery syndrome, in the form of these small, eco-friendly cardboard pellets.
Wouter Kloot at The Creators Project Netherlands
11.20.14
Motherboard Blog

Who Wants a $2,500 Industrial-Strength Digital Monocle for Christmas?

Jetpacks are about as impractical as they’ve ever been. So what’ll it be? How will technology reshape our lives next? To put it bluntly, we’re going to start attaching shit to our faces.
Adam Clark Estes
11.24.12