chickens

  • An Oculus Rift For Chickens Gives Animals The Freedom To Roam Without The Roaming

    An Oculus Rift For Chickens Gives Animals The Freedom To Roam Without The Roaming

    Oculus Rift has plenty of potential for changing human interaction, but what about other animals? One project from Iowa State University assistant professor Austin Stewart (via FastCo Exist) imagines how VR goggles could make chickens believe they’re free-range, even when they’re not. They can explore a virtual grassland, and with future iterations of Oculus, even peck at the… Read More

  • Marissa Mayer And Michael Arrington To Talk Yahoo And Chickens At Disrupt NY

    Marissa Mayer And Michael Arrington To Talk Yahoo And Chickens At Disrupt NY

    Disrupt NY 2014 is mere days away, and we’re thrilled to announce that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will be joining Michael Arrington for a fireside chat, where she’ll talk about how she’s been rebuilding Yahoo into a mobile and content-focused company via strategic startup acquisitions. Michael has chickens now and the Internet is obviously curious about his ambitions. Read More

  • Humpty Dumpty Death Sentence Scale

    Humpty Dumpty Death Sentence Scale

    Lately, I’ve been hitting the gym almost every day. Yet after all my efforts, I’m still too cheap to break down and buy a scale to keep track of my weight. Maybe I’ll check out the Bathroom Egg Scale from Viceversa, a unique scale that comes in lime, blue, orange, and off-white. The scale is littered with eggs (don’t worry, they’re fake), apparently because… Read More