This candle-fired speaker is perfect for rocking out while off the grid
July 2, 2014, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Disco inferno, indeed. Meet Pelty, a sleek Bluetooth speaker powered by the flame of a single burning candle.
This solar-powered plant sensor wants to make you a smarter gardener
June 5, 2014, 4 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Internet of Things dons a pair of gloves and straw hat and moseys on out to the garden with Edyn, a connected garden system seeking crowdfunding cash on Kickstarter.
Apple unveils platform that makes controlling your smart home a whole lot simpler
June 3, 2014, 6:33 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With HomeKit, a new framework that transforms your iPhone or iPad into an all-in-one remote control for the connected home, Siri will finally start to really pull her weight around the house.
Gizmodo Home of the Future is a design-loving tech hound's fever dream
May 19, 2014, 1:49 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Once you've spent some time inside the terrifically tricked-out Gizmodo Home of the Future, you may not want to step back out onto the street of the present.
Meet Quitbit, the lighter that can help you quit smoking
May 15, 2014, 12 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
New 'smart lighter' can help smokers manage their habit and quit when they're ready.
MoMA Design Store celebrates the spirit of crowdfunding
May 14, 2014, 12:48 p.m. by Matt Hickman
MoMA partners with Kickstarter to showcase a selection of crowdfunded design goodies ranging from Instagram slide show projectors to recycled paper pulp flash drives.
Yosemite asks visitors to leave their drones at home
May 7, 2014, 9:39 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Park administrators warn visitors that drones are banned from all national parks and users will be fined.