A smart lighter that shames you into quitting

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Wednesday 21 May 2014

We’ve all got our own vices but some of us have more worrying addictions than others. Cigarettes not only cause lung cancer but they’re expensive. Imaging giving your lungs a break from all that toxic garbage and keeping your dollars safely in your pocket.

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Blu e-cig: high tech electronic smokes

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Products on Thursday 27 June 2013

In the world of electronic smokes, blu e-cigs claims to be the best. And to back up their claim, they offer some pretty interesting innovations. For one, the pack is rechargeable. Also, you can choose from a huge variety of flavors including weird stuff like Pina Colada or Peach Schnapps. It’s interesting to see how something […]

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Concrete steps to stab that cigarette out

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Wednesday 19 December 2012

Now, now, we can’t see any compelling reason as to why cigarettes should rest on top of miniature staircases. Designed by Nobuhiro Sato, the Kiso ashtray is entirely concrete too, in case you feel the urge to stub out your cig on the pavement without actually running afoul of the law.

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How to swim: a cigarette card guide

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Saturday 1 September 2012

Cigarette cards that show you how to swim? Glad to know tobacco manufacturers in the past were already looking out for their customers’ health by teaching them sports that require significant lung power. These images were taken from the New York Public Library’s digital archives.

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