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Archive for October 2010

Dezeen Opens Watch Store: Cool and Funky

Dezeen Opens Watch Store: Cool and Funky
I just spotted that Dezeen has just opened an online watch store, and I hope to see some really funky designs available there. Maybe someday they’ll end up designing their own watches, kind of like Tokyoflash. Dezeen’s watch store will specialize in watches by named designers and boutique brands.

Apple Says White iPhone 4 Delayed Until Spring 2011

Apple Says White iPhone 4 Delayed Until Spring 2011
Back when Apple first announced the iPhone 4, ol’ Steve stood there and smiled with a white one in his hands. As it turns out Apple had some trouble getting the white parts to match between different vendors and the white iPhone 4 has been delayed a few times now.
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Evil D-Pad Xbox 360 Controller: Good for Gaming

Evil D-Pad Xbox 360 Controller: Good for Gaming
It’s not the only controller with problems, but it’s no secret that the d-pad on the vanilla Xbox 360 controller has its flaws. It’s basically one big button that serves four functions or directions, and sometimes this hampers accuracy when playing the game.

Playstation Phone Confirmed: P-Phone Vs iPhone Fight!

Playstation Phone Confirmed: P-Phone Vs iPhone Fight!
This is definitely not how Sony wanted it to go down, but here it is – pictures of a prototype of the upcoming Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone have been leaked. It’s not surprising that Sony went the PSP Go route, given it’s slim form factor still allows for a relatively large screen – about 3.7

Mega Man Rocks Your Walls

Mega Man Rocks Your Walls
Fans of the classic Mega Man/Rockman franchise rejoice – you can now decorate your room with these awesomely awesome Mega Man pixel wall graphics from Blik. Officially licensed by Capcom, the decals include a full set of Mega Man characters, including Fire Man, Bomb Man, Cut Man, Ice Man, Electro Man and Guts Man.

There Will be Blood: the Video Game

There Will be Blood: the Video Game
What would happen if Paul Thomas Anderson’s dark and disturbing There Will Be Blood were made into a 16-bit video game? Uh… this.

Iseeu Adds Front-Facing Camera to iPhone 3gs, Sorta.

Iseeu Adds Front-Facing Camera to iPhone 3gs, Sorta.
If the only thing you are jealous that the iPhone 4 has that your iPhone 3GS lacks is a front facing camera, a company called iSeeU has a new accessory that you will love. The thing turns your rear-facing camera into a front camera using smoke and mirrors.

Nintendo Moves 46k Wii Remotes Daily in America

Nintendo Moves 46k Wii Remotes Daily in America
For the first year or so of the Wii being on the market, it was nearly impossible to find one. Many people wanted the console just because they were so hard to find. Once the console was available everywhere and people could just walk in and buy one the popularity started to diminish a bit.

Mophie Hands Out Workbook for iPad Users

Mophie Hands Out Workbook for iPad Users
I remember back in grade school one of the worst things you could hear a teacher say was “get out your workbooks.” Mophie has offered up a workbook that won’t give you anxiety and flashbacks to first grade that is a case for the iPad.

Know Your Nerds

Know Your Nerds
This new t-shirt design comes courtesy of designer/illustrator Riccardo Bucchioni and I have to say that it’s a pretty funny one. It’s called Know Your Nerds and it’s available on Threadless for 18 bucks.

Grilled Sausage Scented iPhone Soap: Wtf?

Grilled Sausage Scented iPhone Soap: Wtf?
Sure, the iPhone is a great smartphone, so I guess it’s kind of fun to make a soap that looks like one, but why in the world would you make it smell like grilled sausage? In fact, would anyone use grilled sausage scented soap? The grilled sausage scented iPhone soap was made by Boston area soap enthusiast Twoeggplants.

Dock Hunt: NES Light Gun iPhone Dock

Dock Hunt: NES Light Gun iPhone Dock
GeekUnique’s formula for making geeky iPhone/iPod Touch docks is simple: if it’s a classic gaming peripheral, it’s a dock. Hence the shop’s N64 controller dock, Atari cartridge dock and PlayStation controller dock. However, that formula may have failed with this one:

Disgaea 4 Moves Need Names: You Can Help!

Disgaea 4 Moves Need Names: You Can Help!
Depending on how you look at it, Atlus is either asking the help of or offering the chance to Disgaea fans to name six special moves that will appear in the fourth installment of the over the top tactical RPG series.

Redpost/Mini Puts Digital Signage Anywhere, on the Cheap

Redpost/Mini Puts Digital Signage Anywhere, on the Cheap
The guys over at RedPost have been working on web-connected  digital signage systems for the last few years. Now, they’ve come up with a nifty little device that could very well change the way businesses put signs in their stores. The RedPost/Mini is a compact digital signboard that leverages an inexpensive Android OS device from China, combined with RedPost’s unique Sign App.

Ben Heck’s Portal T-Shirt is Not a Lie

Ben Heck’s Portal T-Shirt is Not a Lie
Not one to rest on his laurels, modder Ben Heck is once more “at it”, cranking out an awesome geek costume just in time for Halloween. By rigging up a chest-mounted LCD screen and a back-mounted CCD camera, he’s created this Portal-inspired t-shirt.

Fluid Stream and Motion Tablets Run Windows 7

Fluid Stream and Motion Tablets Run Windows 7
Despite all the buzz, there are still less than a handful of decent tablets on the market today and the iPad is dominating the sales in the market. There are some folks out there who are waiting to buy a good tablet running Windows 7 to hit the market.
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