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Things We Like: The Friday Five for August 10, 2012

August 10, 2012 by John Suder

USB Embedded AA Batteries To Charge Your iPhone

‘Continuance’ is a concept idea for rechargable AA batteries fitted with a handy USB port on the side for charging your energy-starved devices.

[via Yanko Design]

Test Your Brand Knowledge with Brandseen

How well do you know some of the most popular brands on earth? Find out by selecting the color you associate with each logo – you’ll be scored based on how close your response matches the original brand.



The Sushi Bazooka

Handy device allows you to quickly and easily make perfect sushi rolls. Simply place your favorite ingredients into the Sushi Bazooka and plunge rice onto the nori sheet.
[Sushi Bazooka, $24.97 at Amazon]


‘Dad of the Year’ Retrofits Son’s Powerwheel


Sexy Sweaters

The most awesome sweaters on the interwebs. (Beware crazy auto-play dance party music on click thru.)


The Friday Five is curated and written by John Suder, SUMO Heavy’s Head of User Experience and Minister of Propaganda. If you’ve got a story idea or see something feature-worthy for the Friday Five, contact John at