Tag Archive: Stuff


How to keep kids from checking out bad stuff on Apple TV

Not every Apple TV is in a household full of self-realized adults. Apple knows this and has set up some restrictions, similar to the parental controls on iOS. That way, you can make sure that your kids aren’t purchasing anything (or playing/watching anything) without your consent. Here’s how to set it all up on your Apple […]

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This app will make sure you don’t lose your most important stuff

Ever find yourself scouring the house for a lost set of keys just yearning for the sci-fi device that’d tell you where you left them? In yet another sign that the future is indeed here, there’s an app for that. FindMyStuff uses any of a wide array of small Bluetooth beacons to tag and track […]

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Versatile messenger bag fits all your stuff and more

Ever try to go from home to the gym to the office to the party in the same day? If you have, you’ll know that move requires a lot of carrying capacity, typically across several bags. Now try to do all that as an eco-warrior on a bicycle. You’ll want one big, waterproof bag that […][Read More…]

DARPA on health tracking: ‘Who cares about that stuff?’

If you think it’s amazing that your iPhone can recognize your thumbprint and take your pulse, apparently you’re in for some future shocks. Dr. Justin Sanchez, program manager of the Biological Technologies Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency…Read more ›

Lust List: This bag’s for the dogs, plus more great stuff for gear hounds

See crazy Japanese robot stuff tomatoes in runner’s mouth

Energy gels are so 2014. When it comes to winning races, modern marathon runners need a robot that straps to their back and force-feeds them tomatoes. Luckily, Japan has already delivered this technological wonder. Wait till you see it in…Read more ›

Self-adjusting belt loosens after you stuff your face

LAS VEGAS — The small but humbling act of loosening your belt after a big meal is finally over! Inventor Bertrand Duplat has developed a motorized belt that automatically loosens its grip when your gut bulges. “The experience of the…Read more ›

How Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff keeps the laughs coming

Hit TV show Family Guy followed a trajectory that’s very similar to Apple’s. The show appeared as a breath of fresh air early on, underwent a decline during which it almost vanished, then made a triumphant return. In that way,…Read more ›

How Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff keeps the laughs coming

Hit TV show Family Guy followed a trajectory that’s very similar to Apple’s. The show appeared as a breath of fresh air early on, underwent a decline during which it almost vanished, then made a triumphant return. In that way,…Read more ›

ICYMI: iOS 8 tips and more stuff we love

All Cult of Mac’s top news stories and features, compiled in one place to peruse easily on your iPad or iPhone. This week we’ve got all you need to know about iOS 8’s widgets and Family Sharing, some neat ways…Read more ›