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  • Vincent The Cat Gets 3D-Printed Legs

    Vincent The Cat Gets 3D-Printed Legs

    Vincent the cat was born without rear tibias, a deformation that could have spelt death for the wee kitten if some folks hadn’t found him at a campsite. Instead of giving up on Vincent, Dr. Mary Sarah Bergh at Iowa State University built the cat a pair of usable legs using 3D modeling and printing. Dr. Bergh couldn’t quite figure out how to help Vincent until she worked with… Read More

  • If Apple Made A Cat Toy, It Would Be This One

    If Apple Made A Cat Toy, It Would Be This One

    Amazing design isn’t just for us humans. What about the cats who want a toy to play with like the new pretty iPhone? Nobody is really trying to make a cat’s playtime as enjoyable as possible. WHERE IS THE CAT TOY DISRUPTION? Read More

  • Track Your Cat’s Eating Habits With Some Cardboard And A Spare Android Phone

    Track Your Cat’s Eating Habits With Some Cardboard And A Spare Android Phone

    My favorite thing about Disrupt is that you never know what you’re going to find in the Startup Alley. I walked through the Taiwan Pavilion and found a company called CatFi. They make a product called CatFi Box that uses 3D facial recognition to track how much your cats are eating. If you have more than one cat, you’re going to love this one. Read More

  • Watch A Cat Unlock The iPhone 5s Using Touch ID And The Fingerprint Sensor

    Watch A Cat Unlock The iPhone 5s Using Touch ID And The Fingerprint Sensor

    As you can see in the video above, Apple’s new fingerprint sensor in the iPhone 5s isn’t restricted to human users. Using a ready-to-hand pet cat, I tested the hypothesis that you could register the identifying skin segments of your favorite furry friends for Touch ID, too. Read More

  • Google Makes Animated Gifs A Permanent Part Of Image Search, Find Falling Cats Easier

    Google Makes Animated Gifs A Permanent Part Of Image Search, Find Falling Cats Easier

    There are few people on the Internet who don’t enjoy a great animated gif. For some, having conversations only using these animated images is a way of life. But finding these images is a whole other issue. Relying on Tumblr blogs and regular Google search just wasn’t enough, so Google has decided to make it easier to find these cat-falling-off-of-chair masterpieces using its… Read More

  • Here’s All You Need To Know About The iPhone 5: More Cat

    Here’s All You Need To Know About The iPhone 5: More Cat

    All right folks, maybe you’ve already pre-ordered your iPhone 5. Maybe you’re still on the fence about whether to make the upgrade. I know there are a lot of techy things that have changed which make the iPhone 5 the most amazing smartphone ever created on the planet. However…here’s all you really need to know about the iPhone: You get more cat. Read More

  • You Shall Not Pass: Cat Prevents Owner From Using His iPad

    Reader Gary sent us pictures of his cat blocking his iPad, reminding us all that beasts like this cat know that we are throwing our lives away on technology and our inexorable march to a life chained to machines will cause us more suffering than we know. Read More

  • Nikukyu Mouse: Thanko's cat paw computer mouse

    Long time no hear from Tokyo-based crap gadget maker Thanko. About for weeks ago, the USB specialist released a mouse with a built-in speaker, only to follow up today with the Nikukyu Mouse [JP], a mouse that looks like a cat paw for some reason. Read More

  • DIY cat litter: Why, oh, why?

    I’m totally down with saving the environment but is making your own cat litter really going to reduce your carbon footprint? Full instructions after the jump. 1. Shred newspaper in a paper shredder and collect it in an unused litter box. 2. Soak the paper in warm water mixed with a few squirts gentle, biodegradable dish soap. The shredded paper takes on a cooked oatmeal consistency. Read More