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Category: Strange + Wonderful

Thanko USB Board has 80 Things That the iPad Doesn’T have

Thanko USB Board has 80 Things That the iPad Doesn’T have
…80 USB ports, that is. The board measures about 8 inches on each side and is powered by a 100 v AC adapter. And yes, it’s for sale. Thanko is selling the board for ¥14,800 (approx.…
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Email-Counting T-Shirt: T is for “Too Much Tech in This”

Email-Counting T-Shirt: T is for “Too Much Tech in This”
Chris Ball and his wife Madeleine created an email-counting shirt. If you’re looking for a valid justification for the existence of a shirt that can count new emails in binary form then you must be new…
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Japanese Scientist Makes Robotic Clone

Japanese Scientist Makes Robotic Clone
Only the Japanese would make robot clones of themselves. Check out this latest robot by Hiroshi Ishiguro from Osaka University. Instead of cloning himself, which is what he did before, he decided to clone a woman.…
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Skyrates: the Game That Doesn’T Want You to be Addicted to It

Skyrates: the Game That Doesn’T Want You to be Addicted to It
Originally a project by the Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center, the award-winning Flash game Skyrates is centered around the idea of “sporadic play”, letting players be part of a persistent and ever-changing massively multiplayer environment…
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Desktop Connect Vnc App: and Just Like That, Flash on the iPad!

Desktop Connect Vnc App: and Just Like That, Flash on the iPad!
If you ask me, the perfect tablet would be a combination of the iPad and the JooJoo; i.e. an iPad with a camera, support for Flash and a USB port. Fortunately for (future) iPad owners, the…
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Pacman the Movie: No Fun and Games

Pacman the Movie: No Fun and Games
So you think Pac-Man likes eating those yellow pellets huh? You think the brightly colored maze and ghosts are cute? Think again! I didn’t know that that yellow wakka wakka wakka-ing mouth is actually a living,…
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Darpa Gives New Meaning to “Brown Out” With Poop Reactor Idea

Darpa Gives New Meaning to “Brown Out” With Poop Reactor Idea
I went to college and know firsthand that methane will burn. I once knew a dude that burnt the hairs off his scrotum after a particularly noxious one was lit and flared up unexpectedly. Apparently, DARPA…
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Doctor Mobius’ Big Hairy & Scary LEGO Spider

Doctor Mobius’ Big Hairy & Scary LEGO Spider
Jason Ruff, also known as Doctor Mobius, created this big hairy spider out of LEGOs. It’s pretty awesome and has thousands of hair spikes covering its body. If that isn’t enough to give you arachnophobia, the…
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Do Dancing Japanese Samurai Robots Serve Bbq in Thailand? Yes.

Do Dancing Japanese Samurai Robots Serve Bbq in Thailand? Yes.
This is something that I expected to maybe see in Japan, not Thailand. After a bit of investigation, it turns out that the robots don’t serve you sushi, but Shabu-Shabu (hotpot) and BBQ, which you cook…
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Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, Now With More Assassin’S Creed

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, Now With More Assassin’S Creed
It seems that the Snakes of MGS: Peace Walker are taking a cue from their Assassin predecessors. Top video game producers Hideo Kojima and Patrice Desilets contracted hay fever while making this trailer for the upcoming…
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Marvel Comics iPad App: a Comic Book Store in Your Hand

Marvel Comics iPad App: a Comic Book Store in Your Hand
Everyone expected a comic app for the iPad, and Marvel delivered. Marvel Comics for iPad is a lot like iTunes, combining a comic book store and a reader into one app. The reader allows for page-by-page…
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Strange and Beautiful Junk Robots

Strange and Beautiful Junk Robots
These unusual robots were featured on the oddly named Russian website Ribbon Comedy Eye Girls. For some reason, the title of the site makes me think of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Although these robots…
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Backpedalify Restores the Truth in Politician’S Statements

Backpedalify Restores the Truth in Politician’S Statements
The in-house nerds of online data backup expert Backupify have come up with the ultra-powerful, paradigm shifting, completely concocted Backpedalify, “a new service for government and elected officials to ensure honesty in politics.” Backpedalify takes a…
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Cylindrus USB Hub Makes Cables Magically Disappear

Cylindrus USB Hub Makes Cables Magically Disappear
The folks at Art Lebedev Studio are having a little April Fools’ fun once again, with funny and just slightly absurd designs with neat concept art. One of their “latest designs” is the Cylindrus, a USB…
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Gurubhakts: Gesture-Controlled Leader-Follower Robots

Gurubhakts: Gesture-Controlled Leader-Follower Robots
Not to be confused with Guru Bhakti, the GuruBhakts are special robots designed to operate in a “follow-the-leader” mode. The ultimate plan for these ‘bots is to allow a remote driver to steer a single robot…
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Peppy the Robot Wants What It Can’T have

Peppy the Robot Wants What It Can’T have
…just like a certain species. While Peppy can’t walk or talk or hold things like other advanced robots, he’s been programmed to exhibit a very human trait: discontent, and in a way, greed. By default, Peppy…
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