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Tuesday: February 9, 2010

Twelve cool products for your kitchen that you not have previously known about.Twelve cool products for your kitchen that you not have previously known about.

Now you can dispense butter in a way you have always dreamed about - with a single click. Other products on this list may coerce you to pull out the credit card as well. Happy eating.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 6:47 AM | Tags (5) | gadgets | kitchen | toxel | neat | products |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 78 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: February 3, 2010

88,000 students team up to try and break world record for jumping rope.88,000 students team up to try and break world record for jumping rope.

Organizers say more than 88,000 people participated at more than 500 schools. That would easily beat the current record of 59,000 jump ropers set in Australia. The results still have to be certified by the Guinness people.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in World Records @ 6:58 AM | Tags (6) | california | guinness | jumprope | neat | records | world |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: January 19, 2010

Fifty beautiful and creative works of pixel art for your viewing pleasure.Fifty beautiful and creative works of pixel art for your viewing pleasure.

This gallery contains both isometric and non-isometric (thankfully categorized) for even more additional viewing pleasure. All hail the mighty pixel.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Artsy @ 6:32 AM | Tags (7) | art | artsy | beautiful | creative | hongkiat | neat | pixel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 171 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: January 13, 2010

Ten cool products inspired by puzzles just for you.Ten cool products inspired by puzzles just for you.

Although it would be cool to look at a puzzle rug on most days something tells me that a puzzle rug would not be able to provide that much warmth. It's a probably a bitch to vacuum said puzzle rug as well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 6:28 AM | Tags (10) | artsy | design | flooring | neat | pieces | products | puzzle | rug | toxel | vacuum |  | Discuss (1) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: January 7, 2010

Fifteen cool gadgets for your bathroom that you may not have known about.Fifteen cool gadgets for your bathroom that you may not have known about.

I would probably purchase the nose gel dispenser only because it reminds me of watching Nickelodeon's Double Dare way back in the day. I would probably have to hide a flag somewhere up there to complete the experience.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:04 AM | Tags (11) | bathroom | doubledare | flag | fun | gadgets | neat | nick | nose | soap | toothpaste | toxel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 65 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: January 4, 2010

A collection of creative elevator advertisements for your viewing pleasure.A collection of creative elevator advertisements for your viewing pleasure.

Turns out that elevators can make for a very interesting canvas when trying to promote a variety of products. It makes for a great use of non-interactive space to suddenly become well, more interactive than it was before.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 3:30 PM | Tags (7) | ads | advertisements | design | elevators | neat | twice | uphaa |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


A collection of some trippy time capsules for your viewing pleasure.A collection of some trippy time capsules for your viewing pleasure.

Where would one go to find the official, GWBR-certified “World’s Largest Time Capsule”? Not in the center of a major metropolis or at a global exhibition attended by millions, but instead at 318 Hillcrest Dr., Seward, Nebraska.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 6:44 AM | Tags (6) | time | capsules | collection | weburbanist | neat | nebraska |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: December 24, 2009

A collection of nineteen cool snowmen for your viewing pleasure.A collection of nineteen cool snowmen for your viewing pleasure.

A lot of interesting creations to look at here. Still, nothing screams holiday time like having a life-size snow facsimile of Master Chief adorning your snow covered lawn.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:05 AM | Tags (7) | cool | neat | nifty | photos | sculptures | snow | snowmen |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 75 Clicks | Posted by Vin


NORAD will be tracking Santa's journey once again.NORAD will be tracking Santa's journey once again.

The agency says it uses radar to first track Santa as he lifts off from the North Pole. After liftoff, satellites with infrared sensors that detect heat can pick up the infrared signature given off by Rudolph’s nose.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 6:37 AM | Tags (7) | santa | norad | tracker | christmas | eve | holidays | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 21, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to make time go by faster.A handy tutorial on how to make time go by faster.

Sorry, but there are no time travel methods listed in this particular tutorial. The tutorial does give some handy advice on how simulate the appearance of time going by faster - which may be just as handy for you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 8:35 AM | Tags (7) | tutorial | wikihow | time | faster | neat | hypnosis | clock |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 39 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: December 11, 2009

Twelve awe-inspiring snow sculptures for your viewing pleasure.Twelve awe-inspiring snow sculptures for your viewing pleasure.

I guess this is what it would like if snowmen every organized a rally or decided that it was time to rebel against their makers. Bring on the heat lamps.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:03 AM | Tags (6) | snow | sculptures | weburbanist | neat | photos | winter |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 75 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 20, 2009

Seventeen creative hot air balloon designs just for you.Seventeen creative hot air balloon designs just for you.

It looks like Unicron and Darth Vader finally have something in common (what with the whole floating heads in space thing). What, you've never seen the original Transformers movie?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 3:53 PM | Tags (12) | ait | artsy | balloons | creative | darthvader | design | hot | neat | starwars | toxel | transformers | unicron |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


The actual faces behind some of your favorite cartoon character voices.The actual faces behind some of your favorite cartoon character voices.

A fun post with some interesting reveals that you may not have known about before (for instance, the voice of Shredder in the TMNT series). For those interested in my thumbnail choice, there is a slew of Dr. Katz videos up on YouTube.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:07 AM | Tags (8) | cartoons | drkatz | faces | fun | neat | shredder | unreality | voices |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 70 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: November 19, 2009

Ten of the coolest train stations around the world for your viewing pleasure.Ten of the coolest train stations around the world for your viewing pleasure.

The recently remodeled Southern Cross Station has a distinctive wavy roof that looks like a mix between metal ant hills and rolling waves. The roof is both distinctive and oddly beautiful, and even has the practical function of dispelling fumes from the tracks bellow.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 4:13 PM | Tags (5) | trains | stations | travel | nileguide | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 41 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 13, 2009

Seven over-the-top aquariums for you to gawk at.Seven over-the-top aquariums for you to gawk at.

Night vision goggles? A bathroom scale from a soviet sub?  A suede briefcase case? A fish tank phone booth? Right, now I've seen everything.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 8:14 AM | Tags (4) | aquariums | fish | travel | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 58 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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