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Are You Drunk or Are You Not? This Tokyoflash Watch Will Tell You

Are You Drunk or Are You Not? This Tokyoflash Watch Will Tell You
Before you leave the club and head on over to your car to drive your tipsy self back home, I recommend that you run by your level of drunkenness via this Tokyoflash watch that has an Alcohol Test Function built within it.

Pixel Time Wall Clock Tells Time in Glorious Low Resolution

Pixel Time Wall Clock Tells Time in Glorious Low Resolution
Why is it that in this day and age of 1080p HDTVs, 4K projectors in movie theaters, 16 megapixel digital cameras that I still like jaggy old pixels? Well I don’t like them in my photographic content, I still have a fond place in my heart for the chunky, bumpy, squares that got us to where we are today.
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Spread a Virus in Japan and Get Thrown in the Slammer

Spread a Virus in Japan and Get Thrown in the Slammer
That’s right, you read that right: if you’re caught with a virus on your computer, then you’ve got to shell out $6,200 in bail or spend three years in jail. This only applies if you’re in Japan, that is.

Air Guitar Move Makes iPhone Rock

Air Guitar Move Makes iPhone Rock
I would imagine that most people out there are at least familiar with Guitar Hero and music games like it. You can get Rock Band on the iPhone for instance, but if you want something with a little more movement to it that brings the air guitar to life, the Air Guitar Move concept could be it.

Fujitsu Folli Follie Mobile Phone Heads to China Smelling Like Perfume

Fujitsu Folli Follie Mobile Phone Heads to China Smelling Like Perfume
When it comes to weird gadgets and phones, Asia has a lock on the category. You can bet if there is a strange feature to be added, Asian phone makers will add it. For instance, the new Fujitsu and Folli Follie (a Chinese fashion retailer) tie-up that resulted in the F-022 mobile phone.

20-Foot Floating Airship Replica: Is That a Blimp in Your Driveway?

20-Foot Floating Airship Replica: Is That a Blimp in Your Driveway?
This 20-foot dirigible replica was made by Jack Clemens and it took him two and a half years to build. Apparently his cat destroyed his first model. It goes to show you that cats can be vindictive!

LEGO Darth Vader’s Super Star Destroyer Executor Landing This Fall

LEGO Darth Vader’s Super Star Destroyer Executor Landing This Fall
Yesterday, a reader pointed out that the LEGO Death Star I mentioned had been available for a while. That was true, but it was pretty hard to find. Nevertheless, LEGO is planning on releasing Darth Vader’s super star destroyer Executor this September.

268 Megapixel OmegaCAM Image Sensor Makes Your DSLR Look Like a Wimp

268 Megapixel OmegaCAM Image Sensor Makes Your DSLR Look Like a Wimp
If you have a DSLR camera with 15 or 16 megapixels, you might feel like you have the resolution to shoot just about anything. What you don’t have the resolution for is shooting truly epic shots of the nighttime sky.

TDK Life on Record Outs Boombox/Purse Mashup

TDK Life on Record Outs Boombox/Purse Mashup
I was in grade school back in the 80s. I can remember going places with my family on trips, and running into the break dancing weirdo’s with the gigantic boomboxes they had to carry on a shoulder.

Happy Hacking Keyboard Debuts in Silent Form

Happy Hacking Keyboard Debuts in Silent Form
Back when I had a real job with an office, the lady that worked in the office down from me had an old-fashioned keyboard that clicked loud enough to make you want to go postal. She drove me bonkers clicking away on it until I “accidentally” spilled a whole cup of soda into it to escape the clicks.

Rubik’s Cube Mug is Totally Unsolveable

Rubik’s Cube Mug is Totally Unsolveable
No matter how hard I try, I can’t figure out how to turn the sides on this Rubik’s Cube. Maybe it’s the ceramic handle sticking out of the side of it, or maybe it’s the giant hole in the yellow side.

LEGO Star Wars Death Star Kit: Over 3,800 Pieces!

LEGO Star Wars Death Star Kit: Over 3,800 Pieces!
Yes, you read that right. This is an authentic recreation from LEGO of the Death Star from Star Wars. This means that you can go to a store and buy this kit, which includes over 3,800 pieces, and start building your own Death Star.

Rotary Cell Phone: Steampunk at its Best

Rotary Cell Phone: Steampunk at its Best
It’s true that a lot of cell phones tend to look alike. That’s not the case with this cool retro concept that was created by Richard Clarkson. He calls it the Rotary Mechanical cell phone concept.

Super-Brella Chair Is the Only Folding Chair You’ll Ever Need

Super-Brella Chair Is the Only Folding Chair You’ll Ever Need
There’s a time to squander away precious moments setting up your folding chair and umbrella and there’s a time to spend more of it in leisure by unfolding the chair and popping the umbrella open in several quick, easy motions.

HomeStar R2-D2 Planet Projector: The Little Droid Sees Stars

HomeStar R2-D2 Planet Projector: The Little Droid Sees Stars
I’m jealous. Francesco over at Hobby Media [IT] is off roaming the aisles at the Tokyo International Toy Show while I’m sitting here in Chicago, working at an hour when I should be sitting on the couch watching bad TV shows.

Anderson Notebook PC Concept Swings Both Ways

Anderson Notebook PC Concept Swings Both Ways
I have to say that designboom’s recent competition to inspire new laptop and tablet devices for Fujitsu [JP] has included some pretty cool concepts. The latest to surface is this hybrid tablet that would have a compact fold-out keyboard that could work in either orientation.
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