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Category: Just Plain Fun

Mountain Maniac: It’S Hammer Time!

Mountain Maniac: It’S Hammer Time!
Here’s a fun little game if you’re looking for a fun way to kill a little time today. Mountain Maniac is a wonderfully retro-styled Flash game that involves a little pixelated guy and a hammer (and…
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Shocking Tanks Let You Feel the Agony of Defeat

Shocking Tanks Let You Feel the Agony of Defeat
Do you want to teach your kids to become competitive? Then get a set of these radio-controlled shocking tanks, and in no time at all they will appreciate the value of winning. Instead of bullets or…
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Intruder Alert! Pillows Go Berzerk!

Intruder Alert! Pillows Go Berzerk!
I always loved the game Berzerk back when it hit arcades all the way back in 1980. But for some reason, it’s one of those few classic games that doesn’t get much love these days (although…
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Auto(Mated)Tunes: Robot Jams With iPhone App

Auto(Mated)Tunes: Robot Jams With iPhone App
Shimon is one of the musical robots at Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology. While it’s not quite up to par with Daft Punk, Shimon’s ability to improvise and provide accompaniment in real-time is simply amazing.…
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Castoven Microwave Oven: Watch Youtube While You Wait

Castoven Microwave Oven: Watch Youtube While You Wait
Keita Watanabe, Ph.D., and Shota Matsuda of Japan’s Keio University have won a couple of awards for their crazy, yet somehow logical concept for a microwave. Called the Castoven, it eschews the transparent glass panel typically…
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Level Down: Minimalist Video Game Character Art

Level Down: Minimalist Video Game Character Art
Compared to 15 pixel videos of games, these minimalist prints of video game characters are much more recognizable. Of course it helps that the characters shown are very popular. Or did they become so popular partly…
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The Old and the New: Nintendo Controller iPhone Dock

The Old and the New: Nintendo Controller iPhone Dock
The fact that you own an iPhone doesn’t mean everything else has to be the cutting edge of new technology, right? Even the smooth, sleek lines of Apple’s phone can’t replace the classics, so why not…
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The Xphone Will Destroy the iPhone… if It was a Real Product

The Xphone Will Destroy the iPhone… if It was a Real Product
We’ve yet to see a gadget really compete against the iPhone, to the extent that subscribers in the U.S. are willing to endure the sometimes horrible service of AT&T so that they can keep using Apple’s…
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Levitron Revolution World Stage, Magnet Toys Are Awesome!!

Levitron Revolution World Stage, Magnet Toys Are Awesome!!
Okay, honestly this is the best item for sale on ThinkGeek to date. The Levitron Revolution World Stage comes with a globe that hovers with the power of MAGNETS! Aren’t magnets cool? If you get tired…
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Moonwalk Lamp: Because Astronauts have Bright Minds

Moonwalk Lamp: Because Astronauts have Bright Minds
I can only think of a handful of other jobs that are as awesome as being an astronaut. Being a technabob blogger is one of them. So is being an ice cream taste tester. What else…no,…
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Mythbusters’ Adam and Jamie Get Busted!

Mythbusters’ Adam and Jamie Get Busted!
Even though it seems that the scientific sleuths of Mythbusters have run out of actual myths to test, we can’t deny that their show has brought us a ton of geeky fun throughout the years. From…
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LEGO Mouse: the Clicky Kind

LEGO Mouse: the Clicky Kind
The Lego brick is the simplest form of a creative medium, the USB mouse is a creative tool for some. When you put these two together you get the USB Lego Mouse! The perfect gadget for…
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Recycling Heroes: Circuit Board Guitar Picks

Recycling Heroes: Circuit Board Guitar Picks
One of the best (and easiest) ways to leave your unique stamp on your guitar playing is by keeping a few really sweet picks around. Note, please, that this only applies to actual guitars–not the little…
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Itazura Kitty Coin Bank: Like Ceiling Cat, but in a Cardboard Box

Itazura Kitty Coin Bank: Like Ceiling Cat, but in a Cardboard Box
Whether they’re playing keyboards, eating spaghetti and cheeseburgers, or just plain acting surprised, the Internet has more cats than it has porn. Take for instance, this so-cute-you-wanna-puke gadget from Japan, which also happens to feature a…
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Ribbon Hero: a Game About Using Ms Office? Go Clippy, Go!

Ribbon Hero: a Game About Using Ms Office? Go Clippy, Go!
Actually no, it probably won’t be. And if Ribbon Hero does come out Microsoft will most likely distribute the game for free. istartedsomething‘s Long Zheng dug up a trademark application filed by Microsoft last November, which…
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Harry Potter Clock Shows Family’S Whereabouts Through the Magic of Twitter

Harry Potter Clock Shows Family’S Whereabouts Through the Magic of Twitter
Harry Potter fans will no doubt remember the Weasley’s strange but practical clock. Instead of telling the time, the clock showed the location or status of each Weasley, including “mortal peril” at the 12 o’clock position.…
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