Bose Launches Buildable Speaker For Kids

Bose is launching a new speaker for kids that takes cues from toys like Goldie Blox and Linkitz, but instead of teaching kids to code, it gives them an introduction to building hardware. Known for its quality speakers, Bose is figuring out how to introduce its brand to younger generations. from Pocket via IFTTT

IMAX will build your home theater for a mere $400,000

For anyone tired of paying up for 3D IMAX movie tickets, the company is now offering in-home, high-definition, floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall, officially calibrated IMAX theater systems. All you need to bring is about half a million dollars and a spare wing of your palace to install it in. from Pocket via IFTTT

Blubel: A Bicycle Bell That Navigates

The charming chime of a bike bell has long provided one use: to alert those around that a cyclist is coming. Blubel, funding on Kickstart now, offers far more. Through LED gestures on the bell’s facade, it actually guides bike riders utilizing Bluetooth connectivity to users’ smartphones. from Pocket via IFTTT

Google is giving you power to control the ads you see online

Google has launched a new portal you can use to personalize the ads you see, and it has begun notifying users about it through either Chrome or Gmail. You can add topics of interest and your age and gender to see advertisements the cater to you on Search, YouTube and other Google services. from Pocket…

Electrify your chocolate to make it low fat and delicious

Soon, you can have your chocolate and eat it too. And you’ll have technology to thank for it. In a revelation that sounds like a scheme by Willy Wonka, physicists are now claiming that by applying electricity to chocolate, they can remove up to 20 percent of fat. Go find some to hug right now. from Pocket…

Search for Emoji From the Command Line

Not sure how exactly you want to express yourself in emoji? Emoj is a simple little command line tool that allows to crank out a sentence and easily search for emoji that fit the bill. Emoj runs off Node.js, so you’ll need that installed first. from Pocket via IFTTT