Technology

Octopi Have No Latin Etymology, But Could They Be Alien?

Octopi, the supposed plural of octopus, is a favorite among lexicologists. and fans of quirky terms, but there really is no etymological basis for the word. The appellation was created by English speakers out of a mistaken belief that ‘octopus’ is Latin and hence pluralized it with an -i ending.

A Robo-Dinosaur Restaurant!? The Pseudo-Animal Video Of The Day!!!

The concept of confronting a dinosaur in person is daunting at best.  But to have the dinosaur serve you food, and be a robot... well, that's just surreal.

SmartBird -- The Artificial Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Look!  Up in the sky!  It's a bird!  It's... What is that?  It's not quite a bird...  Is it?

Tiny Turtle Tech For Tiny Tots

Computer users are getting younger and younger. A full-size mouse can be hard to handle. This totally fun Turtle Optical Mouse is just the thing for small hands.

5 Best Upright Vacuum Cleaners For Pet Hair Suction

Need a great upright vacuum to clean up after your pets? Pet dander, fur, hair, skin and feathers are a constant source of dust, dirt and allergens and challenge to clean. To most effectively clean your home, you're going to need super strong suction to remove your pets' shedding.  Here are five of the best upright vacuum cleaners that specialize in pet hair...

5+ Best Handheld Vacuum Cleaners For Pet Owners

Having a lightweight yet powerful hand vacuum to clean up after your dogs and cats can be a life changer for pet owners. A handheld vacuum that is really great at sucking up pet hair and dander will make keeping your home clean so much easier. Here are five of the best handheld vacuums that get rave reviews from pet owners....

The Best Robot Vacuum Cleaner For Pets And Allergies

Owners of multiple pets have their hands full with constant pet hair and dander. These kinds of allergens can bring on watery eyes, itching and sneezing if left unchecked. If you don't have the time or the inclination for the daily upkeep in vacuuming and sweeping that comes with having multiple furry friends, it's time to get a robot vacuum cleaner to do the job for you.