Bottles

  • Electronic cap keeps winemakers honest

    Electronic cap keeps winemakers honest

    Researchers at the Argonne National Laboratory’s Vulnerability Assessment Team (VAT) at the Department of Energy have created a special cap for wine bottles that “breaks” when it is tampered with, essentially confirming that a wine is fake or adulterated if it is forcefully removed and replaced. The cap contains a circuit and a special tie-dye style identifier and a unique… Read More

  • My Pee Pee Bottle: $10 well spent

    My Pee Pee Bottle: $10 well spent

    Do you have a kid? Does that kid pee? Pick up the My Pee Pee bottle from some insane people who feel that toilets are unsafe. February 2007, our then two-year old daughter, Sofia, contracted Rotavirus. Though she recovered within a couple of weeks, I was panicked. I became extremely fearful of all toilets and wanted to make sure Sofia had limited exposure to public restrooms. I was particularly… Read More

  • Wow: Bottles, an RC car, and the Super Mario theme

    If you’re reading this from the office and you can’t view YouTube videos, you should consider going home on your lunch break to watch this. I’ve seen some cool shit before, but this is some of the coolest shit that ever shat. Nice work, whoever you are. via Geekologie Read More

  • Piper-Heidsieck limited-edition upside-down Champagne

    Piper-Heidsieck limited-edition upside-down Champagne

    Sure it’ll set you back $125 but look at that bottle. Yes, folks, that’s a full bottle of old Champy in an upside-down bottle with a giant cork, designed by Viktor and Rolf. It’s actually a nice Rose with the “fruity flavor of morello cherry, citrus, and mandarin” and will reverse any hangover. I kid! Read More

  • Simply Cool: Best sports bottle ever

    Simply Cool: Best sports bottle ever

    We talk about high-speed data connections, HD video, computers, and Transformers, but sometimes our favorite gadgets are just tweaks to things we’ve been using for hundreds of years. Behold the simplistic glory that is the Binibottle. It’s a standard sports bottle with a secondary opening near the bottom for easy filling in cramped quarters. We love it very, very much. And the best… Read More