‘Invention’ lets three play at chess


We best know chess for the two player strategy game that it is. There hardly seems to be room for another person in this game. That’s why we have a brand new chess game, with the circular board having enough room for three player to match their wits. Inventors of 3 Man Chess have tried to stick to the basics of the game, though a few changes obviously had to be made to make room fro the third player.

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Since the world is ending anyway: Apocamix shows disaster end time scenes


Hollywood is abundant with disaster movies, apocalypse movies, and Robin Williams movies. Since we already know that the world is ending on May 21, we might as well have a look at the possibilities of the upcoming apocalypse. Apocamix from Eclectic Method is a selection of some of the best disaster end times scenes, probably made so we can choose the preferred method of the apocalypse.

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Green switch plates take every opportunity to remind you of conservation


Green switch plates, or Growth Plates look rather cute with their mask of foliage, and at the same time they intend to remind users of reducing their power consumption and do their bit for the planet. Designed by Andrew Harmon, the plates couple their good looks with sensible thinking to actually make a brilliant product, provided the plant foliage stays alive indoors and there’s a super safe way to water them which preferably does not involve someone getting electrocuted.

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This chair is perfectly ripped, better than you will ever be


Hit the gym, workout, spend time and money, and return only to find that a chair already beat you to getting a perfect body. As a result, Mr. Chair by designers Soojin Hyun and Sangho Park gets all the girls it wants, while you desperately try working out at the gym. If you’re wondering how a chair gets the girls, the images here should sort it all out for you.

Designer imagines futuristic MacBook for 2020


Imagining what the future holds can be interesting, and has mesmerized humans ever since we’ve had the ability to think. We may have no idea on how events will look like nearly a decade into the future and it seems rather impossible to even predict the gadgets and technology that will be available that time. Well, that ain’t going to stop us from trying though. These renderings are a take by designer Tommaso Gecchelin on what Apple MacBooks may look like in 2020, and what technology and features they might have to offer.

Indoor post lamps bring street lights inside your home


In the spirit of fairness, if table lamps can go out on the street, post lamps should be allowed in homes. Thankfully, La Lumiere lamps by Gallery Vetri D’Arte aren’t like the modern lifeless cylinders you see on streets, but slightly ornate like the endangered species of beautiful old-timey lamp posts. The floor lamp is about 83 inches tall, weighs about a 100 pounds, and is available in glossy black and white.

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