Home Automation Comes of Age
The race to automate part, or all, of the American home was on display last month at the combined International Builders Show and Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas. Among the highlighted home features controlled by mobile devices were luxury ...
February 17, 2015
Kelly Clarkson New Album 2015: 'Piece by Piece' Gets Release Date
"Kelly Clarkson has announced the release date of 'Piece By Piece,' her sixth studio album and follow-up to 2011's 'Stronger'," Billboard reported. "The new LP, which was preceded by the single 'Heartbeat Song,' is due out March 3 on RCA Records."....
January 28, 2015
Jasper Morrison designs a USB charger to power multiple devices
The Swiss company has previously released an alarm clock and retro-style telephone designed by Morrison as well as an extension lead for tidying away plug cables created by Georges Moanack. Related movie: Alternative Alarm Clock by Ki Hyun Kim ...
March 31, 2015
Black Friday 2014 Deals: Walmart Announces 5-Day Sale
CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 15: Customers shop at a Walmart store on August 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Walmart, the world's largest retailer, reported a surprise decline in second-quarter same-store sales today. The retailer also cut its revenue and ...
November 13, 2014
Diapers and greasepaint: A Broadway couple raise a baby
In this March 11, 2015 photo, 21-month-old Lena Renee Kready is flanked by her actor parents Jeff Kready, right, and Nikki Renee Daniels in the Walter Kerr Theatre in New York. The two married Broadway actors juggle their eight-show-a-week schedules ...
March 19, 2015
Black Friday 2014: Fry's Offers Killer Deals on Electronics
Stix also disclosed that TV sets with brand names like Sony, Vizio, RCA and LG will also be offered by the retail store for a steal come Black Friday, with price starting from $98. In addition, cordless and cord phones will be up for grabs beginning at ...
November 21, 2014
Black Friday 2014: Sears Deals Ads Released
WXYZ Detroit lists the main highlights, as indicated in the retail store ads: the Kenmore French door fridge for $999, the Kenmore front-loading washer-dryer combo pair for $799, the RCA 40-inch HD TV for $249, and the Craftsman three-drawer garage ...
November 8, 2014
How to Add Emergency Info to Your Phone's Lock Screen
At the very top, make sure Show When Locked is turned on (to green ... alarm clock, you might want to consider other options before shelling out four bucks for this app. ICE on Windows Phone To add ICE info to a Windows Phone, you'll want to use a lock ...
August 10, 2015
Lookback: Week of Aug. 3 to Aug. 10
A violent weekend hail and wind storm destroyed half of the Chazy Orchards apple crop, owner Donald Green reported. Green could estimate ... Twelve-hundred-and-fifty square feet of floor space in the used-car display room was set aside for Army parts ...
August 2, 2015
Five things we love: from scented alarm clocks to eco-capsule homes
Screenstick is a gadget that clings to the screen of your device using suction cups while ... French inventor Guillaume Rolland is scenting success with his “olfactory alarm clock”: the SensorWake Kickstarter campaign smashed through its €50,000 ...
June 13, 2015
This Luxury Alarm Clock Wakes You Up With A Freshly Brewed Cup Of Coffee
British designer Josh Renouf has come up with an alarm clock that makes you a cup of coffee as you snooze. Renouf's alarm clock-coffee brewer, dubbed the Barisieur, is designed to wake you up with the delicious smell of freshly brewing coffee and the ...
August 5, 2014
Wayki alarm clock/toothbrush makes you clean your chompers
Others need a little extra encouragement. That's where the Wayki alarm clock/toothbrush hopes to come in. David Hawkins was having trouble dragging himself out of bed in the mornings. He decided he needed a two-part push. Half of the Wayki sits next to the ...
February 11, 2013
singNshock Alarm Clock Will Wake You Up With A Jolt Of Electricity (VIDEO)
So 19-year-old Sankalp Sinha created an alarm clock that bypasses this problem by giving the snoozer a shock. Sinha, a student at India's Sharda University, came up with the idea for the singNshock alarm clock in 2008 when he got into the habit of waking ...
January 17, 2013
Stoplight Alarm Clock Lets Your Toddler Know When To Get Up
If you can relate to my pain then the Stoplight Alarm Clock may be something to look into. The clock features a traffic light with the usual red, yellow and green lights, a friendly teddy bear and a digital clock display with an alarm option. Parents can ...
January 10, 2013