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.

Best Robot Vacuum Cleaner Eufy RoboVac 11S Promo

Best Robot Vacuum Cleaners for 2018

Why You Really Need a Robot Vacuum in 2018 Ever since inventor James Dyson got me into the genius of cyclonic vacuum technology, vacuum cleaners became interesting devices. Boring became smart. And now with AI, they’re...

The best ASMR Tingles

Best ASMR Recording Setups for 2018

The Best ASMR Microphones & Cameras for YouTube in 2018-2019 Create the best ASMR for YouTube with equipment that’s perfect for you. Even if you’re not making ASMR, but you are putting some gear...

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...

Ephemeral Rift

ASMR Artist Spotlight: Ephemeral Rift

What is ASMR? To quote Ephemeral Rift himself, ASMR stands for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response and is the current (non-scientific) name given to the feeling characterized as a pleasurable tingling sensation felt in the...

Cosy cat.

Tingles and ASMR – Natural Stress Relief

Take a Moment to Reflect Many people will have memories from childhood of being at the hairdresser or doctors and getting a strong tingling sensation over their scalp, neck and shoulders and maybe other...