Category:
Technology

iPhone-holding shower curtain

For those who can't bear to be without their phone for even a few minutes.

It has 17 pockets. So you could have a wall of phones in your shower, if you wanted.

Available from Amazon for $24.95.

Posted By: Alex - Tue Jun 19, 2018 - Comments (2)
Category: Technology, Baths, Showers and Other Cleansing Methods

Mystery Gadget 61



What's it do?

The answer is here.


Or after the jump.

More in extended >>

Posted By: Paul - Mon Jun 11, 2018 - Comments (2)
Category: Technology, 1950s

Tinguely’s Metamatics



His Wikipedia page.

Posted By: Paul - Tue Jun 05, 2018 - Comments (2)
Category: Art, Avant Garde, Technology, Twentieth Century

Electro-Sonic Memory Trainer and Dormiphone



Source of image.



Source.

A little history of the company, from THE NEW YORK TIMES for 10/24/49.



Posted By: Paul - Mon May 28, 2018 - Comments (3)
Category: Frauds, Cons and Scams, Technology, 1950s, Brain

Mystery Gadget 60



Wha tha--?

Answer is here.

or after the jump.

More in extended >>

Posted By: Paul - Sat May 26, 2018 - Comments (2)
Category: Technology, 1930s

Maniac Electronic Game





The German presentation makes the game even better!

Posted By: Paul - Wed Apr 18, 2018 - Comments (0)
Category: Games, Technology, 1970s

Mystery Gadget 59



Magnetism? Hydraulics? What's up with this gadget?

Answer is here.

Or after the jump.

More in extended >>

Posted By: Paul - Sun Mar 11, 2018 - Comments (3)
Category: Technology, 1930s

Mystery Gadget 58



What's it do?!?

The answer is here.

Or after the jump.

More in extended >>

Posted By: Paul - Thu Mar 01, 2018 - Comments (4)
Category: Technology, Nineteenth Century

Mystery Gadget 57



What's it do?

Answer is here.

Or after the jump.

More in extended >>

Posted By: Paul - Wed Feb 21, 2018 - Comments (3)
Category: Technology, Twentieth Century

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