Category: Eureka

The Eureka! section is about improving the quality of your life. The focus is on ingenious solutions to everyday problems that make you exclaim in excitement or pique your curiosity.

Hooke Verse Founder Anthony Mattana

Shooting ASMR on Your Phone

I bought myself a new phone recently and one of the thoughts that came to me was how good the camera was for shooting film compared to my DSLR. And then of course it’s...

Chinese Brands - Chinese Woman in Shades

2018: The Year I Noticed Chinese Brands

Chinese Brands have an Improving Reputation Coming as we are to the end of 2018, I’m sure many of us are looking back at what has been remarkable. Chinese brands and their increasing visibility,...

Best Robot Vacuum Cleaner Eufy RoboVac 11S Promo

Best Robot Vacuum Cleaners for 2018

Guide Sections (Click to Jump) An Introduction to Smart Vacuums Buyer’s Guide 2018: Background & Crash Course Budget Robot Vacuum Cleaners Under $300 The Best Mid-Range Robots (more on the way…) An Introduction to...

The best ASMR Tingles

Best ASMR Recording Setups for 2019

The Best ASMR Microphones & Cameras for YouTube in 2019 Create the best ASMR for YouTube with equipment that’s perfect for you. At least take a look! The guide is a beast. Even if...

Pandora ASMR

ASMR Artist Spotlight: Pandora ASMR

Pandora ASMR is a creative tour de force in ASMR with her playful roleplays and deep intuition. Relatively new and young compared to my old favourites, Pandora ASMR is one to watch for the...

Closeup of the "mouth blown" sticker on the 35cl (~12oz) Bodum Pavina (double walled thermo glass mug).

Best Everyday Drinking Glasses for 2018

What are the best everyday drinking glasses you’ve seen in 2018? For me it’s a Bodum thermo glass, and there’s a chance you’ve never seen such a thing! Handmade Professional Quality These fine double...

Professor Hugh Herr wearing his BiOMs

Inventor Heroes : Hugh Herr

This Gentleman Isn’t Science Fiction. He’s Real. Hugh Herr is a professor of biophysics who lost his legs at the age of 17 to frostbite, which was to mark the start of his path...

Sir James Dyson

Inventor Heroes : James Dyson

James Dyson I know him as the man who reinvented the vacuum cleaner as a boy’s toy with his geeky engineering wizardry. How was it that this boring domestic appliance could become cool? It...

Sleeping Father and Baby

Delta Wave Music for Insomnia, Sleep and Meditation

While exploring ASMR videos on YouTube recently, a recurring theme was using these videos as a sleeping aid. Incidentally if you need an introduction to ASMR (an effect that produces tingles, calmness and relaxation), you...

Heather Feather ASMR Artist

ASMR Artist Spotlight: Heather Feather

Recapping ASMR For those still unfamiliar with ASMR and are in need of a quick explanation, I really like the way Ephemeral Rift puts it: ASMR stands for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response and is...