Reinventing the U-Lock Bike Lock

The common U-Lock for bicycles (popularized by Kryptonite brand) is one of the most secure ways to lock up your bike. But it’s shape makes it a bit bulky and unwieldy to carry around on your bicycle- how many times have you seen someone riding with one just dangling over their handlebars? Husband …

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BrickStix, Reusable Decals for LEGO, Invented by a 9 Year Old Kid

LEGO’s are cool but once you buy a particular set you are locked in to that theme. Suddenly you’re using your space figures in a fire station and it just doesn’t make sense. Nine year old Greyson MacLean came up with a better idea: BrickStix. These “stickers” are actually reusable …

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Spiral Reservoir Pens Hold Double the Ink

This concept is so simple and logical it’s shocking that nobody has thought of before. Instead of a straight ink reservoir inside your pen why not make it spiral shaped to hold twice as much ink in the same amount of space? I’m not sure why they couldn’t just make the inkwell twice …

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StairSteady Helps People Walk Up Stairs

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The StairSteady was invented by Ruth Amos when she was just 16 years old (pictured!) to help those with limited mobility walk up and down stairs easier. The StairSteady can either replace or supplement your existing handrail on your stairs. It consists of a fold out metal bar that provides stability while ...

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Nap Notebook Takes Over When You Pass Out in Class

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Since it’s back to school for a good portion of the country today, we’ve got the perfect gadget to help you do well in class. It’s the nap notebook, another “stupid invention” from our buddy over at Stupid Inventions. Except this one’s not really that stupid. It’s a notebook (actual bound paper, not a ...

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The Ped Egg Mouse Mod

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We’ve seen plenty of strange case-mods but this is one of the wackiest. Comedimodder Stupid Inventions has taken one of those as-seen-on-TV Ped Eggs that are used to scrape the dead skin off the bottom of your feet and combined it with an optical mouse to create the Ped Mouse. The Ped Mouse ...

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