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Archive for June 2010

Nintendo 64dd Collection on Ebay: a Console Only a Collector Could Love

Nintendo 64dd Collection on Ebay: a Console Only a Collector Could Love
A Nintendo 64DD along with all the games that have ever been made for it –all nine of ’em! – are up for grabs on eBay. For those too young to remember, the Nintendo 64DD was an add-on console to the Nintendo 64.

Alt/1977 Envisions Today’S Tech, Yesterday

Alt/1977 Envisions Today’S Tech, Yesterday
What would have happened if you could have had an iPod, a laptop, or a cellphone all the way back in 1977? Designer Alex Varanese decided to go back in time with his modern gadgets to see what life might have been back some 30+ years ago, but with today’s tech.
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Pac-Man Gadget Decals Score Big Bonus Points

Pac-Man Gadget Decals Score Big Bonus Points
These Pac-Man stickers from Moscow are perfect for adorning the back of your iPad, iMac or Mac Book, thanks to the incorporation of the Apple logo as a fruit for Pac-Man to gobble down. From what I recall, the apple was worth about 700 points in the game, so it’s a pretty good bonus opportunity to gobble one of these down.

Tardis Goes Up for Auction, Probably Because It Doesn’T Work Anymore

Tardis Goes Up for Auction, Probably Because It Doesn’T Work Anymore
Are you a Dr. Who fan who also happens to have a lot of money? Well then this is your lucky day. Actually if you ask me everyday is a lucky day for you, since you have a lot of money and there’s a brand new season of Dr.

Belkin Conserve Valet USB Charging Station: Plug It and Forget It

Belkin Conserve Valet USB Charging Station: Plug It and Forget It
Now you don’t have to turn on your computer just to charge your USB gadgets. Belkin’s new product, the Conserve Valet, accommodates up to 4 USB-based devices at once.

TRON Evolution the Video Game: Please Don’T be Another Movie-Based Failure

TRON Evolution the Video Game: Please Don’T be Another Movie-Based Failure
More and more movies are getting video game tie-ins, but not many are as deserving of a video game counterpart as TRON: Legacy. Coinciding with the release of the movie, TRON: Evolution will also be released in Winter.

Dance, Robots, Dance!

Dance, Robots, Dance!
I don’t quite know why, but I rather enjoy watching robots dance. Maybe it’s because they’re supposed to be designed to do more serious things like assembling cars, detonating bombs, or performing surgery. However, there’s nothing quite like a little robot choreography as a form of digital entertainment.

Super Beatbox Mario

Super Beatbox Mario
Not to be outdone by Super Violin Mario, Japanese beatboxer Hikakin takes on the theme and plenty of effects from Super Mario Bros. with nothing more than his mouth.

New Xbox 360 Gets First Official Casemod

New Xbox 360 Gets First Official Casemod
While cutting holes in the side and installing interior lighting in the original Xbox 360 has become pretty much the casemodding norm these days, it took a little while for the first original 360 to get modded in this way.

E-Rope Charges Batteries as You Jump

E-Rope Charges Batteries as You Jump
The coaches that were at my elementary school were a special breed of sadists. They used to line up a bunch of first graders, hand us super long jump ropes, then stood back as we tried to jump, got tangled, fell down, and were beat with the ropes of our peers as they flopped around.

Star Wars Designer Duds by John Woo: Fashion Strikes Back

Star Wars Designer Duds by John Woo: Fashion Strikes Back
I really enjoy these wacky portraits by created by John Woo, showing off what Star Wars characters might look like if they wore designer clothes. Why? Why the heck not?

Fully Playable Electric Guitar T-Shirt: This One Goes to 11

Fully Playable Electric Guitar T-Shirt: This One Goes to 11
While I’ve seen everything from keyboards to LEDs integrated into t-shirts, this is the first time that I’ve seen an actual guitar put into a t-shirt. That’s not all: this funky t-shirt comes even with an amplifier.

Playstation Move Tech Demo Looks Great: Sony, Please Back It Up With Good Games

Playstation Move Tech Demo Looks Great: Sony, Please Back It Up With Good Games
Here’s a sharp contrast to the Kinect demo I talked about yesterday. IGN’s Executive Editor Greg Miller got to try out the PlayStation Move. Unfortunately Miller only had a tech demo with him, unlike yesterday where we saw some wonderful graphics courtesy of Forza.

Phonebook App Uses iPhone to Create Interactive Picture Book

Phonebook App Uses iPhone to Create Interactive Picture Book
Japanese mobile content specialists Mobile Art Lab are selling a unique product. It’s a children’s book entitled Popo and Momo RIDE! RIDE!, but it’s actually a combination of two components, one analog and one digital. It has a book-like part that serves both as the frame and as receptacle for an iPhone or iPod Touch where the app is opened.

Ibm Supercomputer to Compete in Jeopardy!: World Domination for $800 Please

Ibm Supercomputer to Compete in Jeopardy!: World Domination for $800 Please
It is official: It is easier to beat the greatest chess player of all time than to win at Jeopardy!. At least that’s the case with supercomputers. I’m sure most of you have heard of Garry Kasparov’s controversial defeat to IBM’s Deep Blue supercomputer.

It’s Video Game Violin Time!

It’s Video Game Violin Time!
Sit back, relax and crank up the volume for these awesome clips video game music and sound effects played on violin by artist Teppei Okada. Okada’s musical timing is so impeccable that I only wish these had been the soundtracks to the original games.
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