Diners Want To Dial It Down

Gone are the days of velvet booths, subtle mood muzak and low lighting that we see in the swanky restaurants of Mad Men. Now a lot of hip restaurant sport minimalistic design, polished concrete floors, and loud music. Most people … Read More

A Surprising Porta Potty Experience

We curate some pretty kooky stuff in the Sensory Appeal™ wave. Sensory Appeal™ is about playing around with the senses by changing taste, touch, smells, colors and sounds in way that make you appreciate something in a new light. Unless … Read More

Feel The Vibration

Those who roll their eyes at 3D movies get ready to groan at the concept of 4D movies!  It’s a new kind of cinema seating that vibrates according to the action on screen. “Thirty-five of the shifting and vibrating D-BOX … Read More

Soundtracks For Your eBooks

Here’s an idea that might interest all you avid eBook readers. How would you like a soundtrack to play while you read your latest novel? Booktracks has a proprietary technology that combines music, sound effects and ambient sound that is … Read More

Kissable Flavors

It’s getting colder and I’m already reaching for the lip balm. Although, I will tell you right now, I WILL NEVER reach for the infamous Paula Deen Butter flavored balm . I can’t decide what’s more off putting… the maniacal … Read More

The Value In Visualizing Data

It’s no secret I’m a huge fan of infographs. I often fantasize about printing out all the ones I have collected over the years and wallpapering my bathroom… yes, I think about these sort of things. My affections aren’t misplaced. … Read More

Drawing Crowds With Freaky Food

I’ve seen so many special interest stories on “fair food” lately.  Usually, it’s some poor local news reporter sent to gag down something strange that’s been battered, fried and shoved on a stick. It got me thinking about how this … Read More

Pass Me A Chewy Beverage

SUMMERTIME!!!  Couldn’t you just go for a nice cool beverage?  How about a refreshing mix of flavors you may not be familiar with, and chunky chewy bits floating in it? These Asian style drinks are much more popular in the … Read More

The Tickle Spa

A lot of people hate being tickled.  Probably because of memories of their brother and/or sister holding them down and tickle torturing them. That being said, I LOVE the idea of a new spa that has just opened in Madrid, … Read More

JUNE POV

E3 is sort of an electronic entertainment mecca. Brands spend their entire year (if not years) preparing to wow the public with glimpses of new games and previews of a new console system. … Read More