Tag Archives: recycled

Tread: Expensive bags made from recycled bike truck tires

The same people who make the Solio solar chargers have released a whole new line of bags, laptop sleeves, and gadget cases under the “Tread” brand. Each of the items is made from recycled inner tube tires from trucks. Most … Continue reading

Flat-Pack “Eco” Speakers Made from 100% Recycled Materials

Yes, these “Eco Speakers” have cabinets made from cardboard. But the manufacturer also claims they are made from “100% recycled materials,” which should include the drivers and housings as well, which is laudable. And they’re only $15—if you can find … Continue reading

Ann Smith’s Recycled Gadget Creatures

Ann Smith creates sculptures from old gadgets, then uses stop-motion photography to animate their motion. Wired has a small gallery of some of her lovely creations. Tossed-Out Electronics Are Reincarnated as Stop-Mo Animal Bots [Wired]