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Category: Just Plain Fun

Touchscreen iMac G4: a Nice Mixture of New, Old and Windows

Touchscreen iMac G4: a Nice Mixture of New, Old and Windows
Earlier this year we featured modder Jonathan Berg aka Dremel Junkie‘s Wall-E casemod. Now he’s back with a 20-inch iMac G4 with touchscreen capabilities and *gasp* a bag of hurt a Blu-Ray drive. Berg encountered a…
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Car Launching: Exactly What It Sounds Like

Car Launching: Exactly What It Sounds Like
Think Gay Wilkinson’s anvil launching antics were crazy? 3 months ago, Bob Moravitz and his family and friends went beyond launching a small piece of metal – they launched cars. And a pickup. and a camper…
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Pac-Man Wedding Cake: With This Ring, I Thee Wokka, Wokka, Wokka

Pac-Man Wedding Cake: With This Ring, I Thee Wokka, Wokka, Wokka
Looks like Mr. and Ms. Pac-Man finally got hitched. At least that’s what I first gleaned when I stumbled onto this geektastic Pac-Man wedding cake. Actually, this wasn’t the main wedding cake, but actually a groom’s…
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Nasa Launches Free iPhone App

Nasa Launches Free iPhone App
Space puns ftw! NASA recently released a free iPhone app that promises a ton of content for space fans, including mission details, videos, images, and twitter feeds. The mission portion is probably the geekiest part of…
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Alien Sonogram T-Shirt: Sigourney Shoulda Had One

Alien Sonogram T-Shirt: Sigourney Shoulda Had One
Know someone who’s gonna have a baby? Here’s a fun t-shirt for moms-to-be with a fondness for sci-fi. Designed by Ruby Red Design, this “Who’s the Daddy?” Alien maternity t-shirt ($26 USD) features a sonogram image…
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Minivan Speakers for Tiny Soccer Moms

Minivan Speakers for Tiny Soccer Moms
One of my recurring nightmares is about the day I end up driving a minivan. Thankfully, that particular dream hasn’t come true, but this new gadget might keep that idea in the back of my mind…
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Frolicat Bolt Entertains Your Pets With Laser, Not Lightning Bolts

Frolicat Bolt Entertains Your Pets With Laser, Not Lightning Bolts
So pet owners, you don’t have to worry – the FroliCat BOLT is basically a laser pointer for lazy people. Simply turn it on and projects a red dot and moves it in random patterns for…
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Tetris Gift Boxes: Perfect for Gifts Shaped Just Like Tetris Bricks

Tetris Gift Boxes: Perfect for Gifts Shaped Just Like Tetris Bricks
Looking for a fun way to wrap your presents this holiday season? Nothing says “I’m a complete gamer geek” like these Tetris block gift boxes. Each colorful Tetris brick-shaped box measures 1 3/8 inches (3.5cm) deep…
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Question Mark Ring: for Romantic Cyborgs. or Geeks.

Question Mark Ring: for Romantic Cyborgs. or Geeks.
If your partner is geeky enough, you might get away with using capitolagirl’s Silicon Gallies question mark ring to pop the question.…
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Cool Rider: Like a Segway, but Not Really

Cool Rider: Like a Segway, but Not Really
Lately, we’ve been running into lots of unusual personal transportation vehicles. The Cool Rider is just the latest attempt to dethrone the venerable Segway from the top of the single-person transporter heap. The Cool Rider isn’t…
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Gundam Gun Ballpoint Pens Might Blast a Hole in Your Paper

Gundam Gun Ballpoint Pens Might Blast a Hole in Your Paper
Fans of the classic Japanese Anime series Gundam will recognize these familiar items. Except instead of firing deadly projectiles, these miniature weapons fire ink onto paper. Well, they don’t really shoot ink, they just write like…
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Smash Bros. Characters Given D&D-Style Alignments: Fanboys & Fangirls Debate!

Smash Bros. Characters Given D&D-Style Alignments: Fanboys & Fangirls Debate!
Nintendo’s wildly popular Smash Bros. franchise is a dimension-shattering, world-colliding crossover in itself, but deviantART member Nakabeast added another delicious layer of nerdity by assigning Dungeons & Dragons alignments to some of the series’ most popular…
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Utah School Selling Its Old Spaceship Simulator. Wait, Schools have Spaceship Simulators Now?

Utah School Selling Its Old Spaceship Simulator. Wait, Schools have Spaceship Simulators Now?
You lucky Alpine School District students and your Space Education Center with its spaceship simulators. I hate you. All I had when I was a kid were teachers who liked to gossip and humiliate students who…
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To Boldly Go Where No Lighting has Gone Before

To Boldly Go Where No Lighting has Gone Before
It seems like just the other day that we were talking about some seriously cool lighting, and already we’ve got a reason to dig the rare subject up again: the Star Ship chandelier. Yes, Star Ship.…
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Aero Spider Laser Cars Drive on Walls, Follow Laser Beams, Confuse Cats

Aero Spider Laser Cars Drive on Walls, Follow Laser Beams, Confuse Cats
Takara Tomy’s latest remote-control car is definitely unique. Not only does the Aero Spider Laser drive on walls or ceilings, it goes where you tell it to using a light gun. The gun-shaped controller projects a…
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Touch Pets Dogs: Virtual Pets Go Walkies on the iPhone

Touch Pets Dogs: Virtual Pets Go Walkies on the iPhone
Do you love dogs? Do you have an iPhone or iPod Touch? Then have I got an app for you. The guys over at ngmoco:) have just released their new iPhone dog simulator game, Touch Pets…
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