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Archive for August 2008

Taito Celebrates 30 Years of Space Invaders With Lots and Lots of Space Invaders

Taito Celebrates 30 Years of Space Invaders With Lots and Lots of Space Invaders
Space Invaders is turning 30 and Taito is rocking the Space Invaders angle in everything possible. They are even turning HMV and LaForet stores into complete Space Invaders headquarters. First of all, knowing that Space Invaders is 30 years old: how old does that make you feel?

Torch Flashlight So Hot You Could Fry an Egg on It

Torch Flashlight So Hot You Could Fry an Egg on It
How many times have you pulled the flashlight out of your utility drawer only to find out it can barely light up 2 feet in front of your face? This insanely bright flashlight certainly doesn’t have that problem.

Clone Trooper Voice Changing Helmet: Send in the Clones

Clone Trooper Voice Changing Helmet: Send in the Clones
With the new Clone Wars animated film hitting theaters next week, why not show up to the premiere in style? This new helmet not only makes you look like a Clone Trooper, it lets you sound like one too.

Freewheeler Speaker Looks Like a Tire, Priced Like a Car

Freewheeler Speaker Looks Like a Tire, Priced Like a Car
Nope, this isn’t some crazy whitewall tire for your car. It’s actually a high-end wireless outdoor speaker which can be rolled around anywhere you want. Designed by Ron Arad and Frances Pellisari for Austria’s Viteo, the Freewheeler produces high quality stereo sound indoors or out.

Timeless Watch Seamlessly Integrates a Hidden USB Drive

Timeless Watch Seamlessly Integrates a Hidden USB Drive
The Timeless Watch seamlessly integrates a hidden usb drive that also serves as the watch’s clasp. Unlike other watches that hide a separate, detachable flash drive, this one is attached to the watch strap. The watch was designed by Ondrej Vaclavik.

R2-D2 Projection Alarm Clock: It’S Droid Time

R2-D2 Projection Alarm Clock: It’S Droid Time
R2-D2 is a master of product merchandising. The little droid’s likeness has appeared on everything from desktop speakers to USB hubs and salt and pepper shakers. Now you can take Artoo to bed with you every night with this new alarm clock.

Paper Mouse Pads Keep You Organized, Entertained

Paper Mouse Pads Keep You Organized, Entertained
Who says your mouse pad has to just help your mouse move smoothly across your desktop? These clever paper mouse pads help you keep track of everything from your daily to-do list to making note of your many moods.

Every Happy Home Needs a Han Solo Cross-Stitch

Every Happy Home Needs a Han Solo Cross-Stitch
Creative lass Zhaddi made this cross-stitch of the famous Han Solo quote for a contest that called for a crafty reinterpretation of a favorite quote. She describes it as “the perfect chance to blend my geeking and crafting.”

Around About Clock: the Hand Stays Still While the Clock Moves

Around About Clock: the Hand Stays Still While the Clock Moves
The Around About Clock turns all that you know about normal clocks on its head- er, side. Instead of hands going around a static clock face, these numbers rotate clockwise behind a static hand. The clock was designed by Anthony Dickens for Lexon and comes in black or white with a red arm.

They’Ve Got Wii-Sports, We’Ve Got V-Sports

They’Ve Got Wii-Sports, We’Ve Got V-Sports
Too cheap to buy a Nintendo Wii? Then look no further than the latest Wii knock-off to find its way from the streets of China. The V-Sports console from Hong Kong electronics outfit Rumdes does its best to copy the motion controller concept of Wii Sports, but without any of those pesky Nintendo games.

Singing Bird Alarm Clock Wakes You With Bird Calls

Singing Bird Alarm Clock Wakes You With Bird Calls
The Singing Bird Alarm Clock wakes you each morning with your choice of bird call. CIty dwellers, rejoice! You can spend a few groggy seconds each morning pretending you’re out in the country. The clock is portable and runs on 3 AAA batteries.

BBQ Grill Casemod: Now We’re Cooking With Gas

BBQ Grill Casemod: Now We’re Cooking With Gas
Spotted at this week’s QuakeCon 2008, this is one computer that probably doesn’t have to worry about overheating. The Barbecue Grill PC is definitely one smokin’ machine. But instead of cooking burgers and ribs, this grill conceals a complete gaming rig, capable of pushing plenty of pixels for playing the latest and greatest computer games.

This Star Wars Wedding is So Good, I’M Considering the Idea

This Star Wars Wedding is So Good, I’M Considering the Idea
This Star Wars-themed wedding is not your typical, run-of-the-mill Han and Leia affair. Oh no. For this wedding, all of the guests dressed to the nines in Star Wars costumes, and every detail was imbued with Force-y goodness.

Noise.Io: iPhone Synthesizer Sounds Very Cool

Noise.Io: iPhone Synthesizer Sounds Very Cool
With the recent launch of the iTunes App Store, we’re just starting to see the tip of the iceberg when it comes to applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Here’s one I’m really looking forward to playing with when it hits the App Store later this month.

Nemo LED Chain Lamp is More Flexible Than You Are

Nemo LED Chain Lamp is More Flexible Than You Are
Looking for a really cool lamp to replace that cheap IKEA lighting fixture on your desk? As long as you’re willing to drop a little dough, this Italian designer lamp is sure to impress. Designed by Iliara Marelli for Nemo Italianaluce, the Chain Lamp is a real thing of beauty.

Vibrating Alarm Clock Wakes You With a Cheap Thrill

Vibrating Alarm Clock Wakes You With a Cheap Thrill
If the Screaming Meanie alarm clock had you grabbing your ears in pain, maybe this alarm will work better for you. Instead of waking you up with shrill beeps or buzzy klaxons, this new clock rouses you (or is that A-rouses you?)

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