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Archive for May 2009

From My Book to Fake Book: Stealth Hard Drive

From My Book to Fake Book: Stealth Hard Drive
Western Digital may plaster the name “My Book” onto a line of hard drives, but that doesn’t mean they are actual books, or really, that they even resemble books. But that doesn’t mean they can’t, so long as you’re willing to apply a little elbow grease.

Atree J2 Media Player Stares at Us With Its Evil Red Eye

Atree J2 Media Player Stares at Us With Its Evil Red Eye
This new media player from Korea has a unique design punctuated by a bright red LED eye on its face. Why? I don’t know. Maybe so bloggers like me would write about it rather than ignore it amongst the vast sea of PMPs out there.

Diesel Watch has No Face, Still Manages to Tell Time

Diesel Watch has No Face, Still Manages to Tell Time
At first glance at this dramatic designer watch from Diesel, you might ask yourself where the heck the time is hiding. Then, you might take a second to think and guess that maybe you press a button for the time to show up behind the polished black faceplate – and then you’d realize there are no buttons.

Panasonic Fukitorimushi: the Roomba’S Strange New Robot Floor Cleaner Rival

Panasonic Fukitorimushi: the Roomba’S Strange New Robot Floor Cleaner Rival
Panasonic demoed their own robot floor cleaner at the Tokyo Fiber Senseware exhibition in Milan. It’s called the “fukitorimushi” (wipe-up bug), although if you ask me “Creepy Pillow” would be a better name for it. The high-tech pillow cleaner detects dust and dirt using “blue-white light” and then cleans ’em up using a cutting-edge nanocloth developed by Teijin Ltd.

Century 3-in-1 USB Dock Almost Turns Your Netbook Into a Laptop

Century 3-in-1 USB Dock Almost Turns Your Netbook Into a Laptop
While it can’t do anything about your netbook’s tiny screen and weak processor, Century’s 3-in-1 USB dock does add 2 USB ports and a Panasonic DVD/CD burner combo drive, as well as a couple of extra features that laptops don’t have.

Adorable Girly Bags and Math-Love Are Not Mutually Exclusive of One Another

Adorable Girly Bags and Math-Love Are Not Mutually Exclusive of One Another
Girls love math too, despite popular culture’s continuing efforts to prove otherwise! And that doesn’t mean you can’t also be girly, ladies; the craftster contingent, thankfully, always seems to be on hand to remind us that it’s totally feminine to be geeky–these adorable math-loving bags are part of what is becoming a fine tradition.

Captain Kirk’s Chair: for the Ultimate Trekkie Decorator

Captain Kirk’s Chair: for the Ultimate Trekkie Decorator
With all of the buzz surrounding the release of the new Star Trek movie, here’s a little something to remind you of the kinder, gentler days of the original series (or ST: TOS for those in the know).

Watchmen Kubrick Minifigs Put a Smile on Your Face

Watchmen Kubrick Minifigs Put a Smile on Your Face
Stare at the Staremen Watchmen 24/7, thanks to Medicom’s Watchmen Kubrick mini figures. The minifigs are divided into two sets of threes: set A has Nite Owl, The Comedian and Ozymandias, while set B has Dr.

Rock Out With Your Gadgets Out

Rock Out With Your Gadgets Out
Ah, the sweet sounds of music produced with your favorite multi-use electronic devices! There’s always something amazing about the lengths people will go to in order to squeeze the most out of their gadgetry, and it makes even the simplest music ten times better.

Portable HDTV Antenna: Powerq Powerhd-100 Packs a Punch in a Portable Package

Portable HDTV Antenna: Powerq Powerhd-100 Packs a Punch in a Portable Package
If you’ve put off getting ready for the final analog to digital television transition, and don’t want to bother with cable or satellite, your only choice is over-the-air digital TV. This sub-compact antenna is designed to help ease the transition without cluttering your tabletop with a giant antenna.

Percussa Audiocubes Make Beautiful Music Together

Percussa Audiocubes Make Beautiful Music Together
You might play electronic music on synthesizers, drum machines, key-tars and guit-boards, but how many of you can claim you’ve jammed out with a set of cubes? AudioCubes are designed to be played in live performances, and let you control sounds by manipulating the position, angles and relationships between the palm-sized cubes.

Nintendo Game & Watch (& Television) Casemod

Nintendo Game & Watch (& Television) Casemod
Remember the old Nintendo Game & Watch LCD games from back in the 1980s? These early handheld video games have always had a bit of a cult following, despite their primitive, repetitive graphics, and drab monochromatic screens with cheesy color overlays.

IPod Hoodies: Cute or Stupid?

IPod Hoodies: Cute or Stupid?
Some people find clothes for things that aren’t meant to wear clothes (i.e. everything non-human) cute, perhaps even cool. I’m not as enthusiastic about the idea, but to each his own right? If we already have chihuahua wigs or cat dresses, then I guess gadget clothing isn’t so bad.

Batman Cooling Fan Defies Expectations. in a Bad Way.

Batman Cooling Fan Defies Expectations. in a Bad Way.
Upon hearing the words “Batman Cooling Fan”, what pops into your mind? A laptop cooling fan with the Dark Knight’s logo on it? Perhaps a fan shaped like a Batarang? Or do you imagine a white, 4 in.

Sgp Skins Add Metal Accents to Iphones and Other Gadgets – Just Watch Out for the Sharp Edges!

Sgp Skins Add Metal Accents to Iphones and Other Gadgets – Just Watch Out for the Sharp Edges!
While some of us love the clean minimal design of our iPhones, I’m sure some of you guys would prefer to give your gadgets a little more personal flair. If you’re looking for something a bit out of the ordinary, these metal gadget skins might do the trick.

Oshaberi Oumu Puts a Virtual Parrot Inside Your Nintendo Ds: Polly Wanna Silicon Cracker?

Oshaberi Oumu Puts a Virtual Parrot Inside Your Nintendo Ds: Polly Wanna Silicon Cracker?
There’s one thing you can always rely on Japanese game companies for, and that’s weird games. Lots and lots of weird games. Oshaberi Oumu for the Nintendo DS continues that tradition by putting the fate of a digital bird in your hands.

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