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Archive for August 2011

Come Along Pond, Wear This TARDIS Corset

Come Along Pond, Wear This TARDIS Corset
We’ve seen our share of geeky corsets, but I have to say, this TARDIS Corset one of the sexiest to come along in quite a while. And now all I can think about is Amy Pond wearing this.

Battlefield 3 Multiplayer Trailer: Jets, Tanks, Robots and More

Battlefield 3 Multiplayer Trailer: Jets, Tanks, Robots and More
I finally stopped playing Call of Duty: Black Ops awhile ago and have been waiting for a suitable multiplayer war game that really packs a punch. After one look at the multiplayer trailer for Battlefield 3, I think I have found my next major game purchase.

Teeny Tiny Origami is Big on Cool

Teeny Tiny Origami is Big on Cool
I am not artsy at all. I can’t draw, I can’t paint, and I am not the sort to make crafts. About as artsy as I get is building something out of LEGO on occasion or making the occasional scale model with my kids.

Glossy Xbox 360 Slim Going the Way of the Dodo

Glossy Xbox 360 Slim Going the Way of the Dodo
Most all of the gadgets that we have today are glossy on the outside. Many gadgets like smartphones and computers also have glossy screens on the inside. Glossy looks better than matte to most people but glossy surfaces get stained up with smears and fingerprints.

Minecraft Edition Xperia Play Smartphone Hits eBay

Minecraft Edition Xperia Play Smartphone Hits eBay
There are a bunch of gaming geeks out there that really like Minecraft, with its blocky game play and immense level-editing freedom. If you are among those fans of the game and happen to need a new smartphone, you need to hit up eBay while this auction is going on.

Giant iPhone Can’t Run iOS, But Can Play Crysis

Giant iPhone Can’t Run iOS, But Can Play Crysis
Benjamin Bachmeier’s HTPC set up is an amalgam of brands and technologies. The most obvious inspiration of course is Apple’s iPhone 4, after which the beautifully made case is modeled. But the 40″ screen on what Benjamin calls the iTableous isn’t a touchscreen, it’s a Toshiba LED LCD monitor, which in turn is connected to a PS3 and a Hackintosh that also runs Windows 7.

NES Nyan Cat Would Have Been the Easiest Game Ever Made

NES Nyan Cat Would Have Been the Easiest Game Ever Made
How would a Nyan Cat game be played? An on-rails shooter where the only command is to press a button to shoot rainbows out of Nyan Cat’s butt? Or perhaps a side-scrolling racing game where you press a button to propel Nyan Cat by shooting rainbows out of its butt?

Tiny Desktop Computer: If You Thought it Was Hard to Upgrade Your PC…

Tiny Desktop Computer: If You Thought it Was Hard to Upgrade Your PC…
This looks like an ordinary computer desktop, until you you see a giant fingers reaching down and starting to work the mouse. The whole thing looks like something that belongs in a doll house. The only question that’s left is whether it’s real or a fake.

ASUS Eee Pad Slider Tablet Grows a Keyboard. Say, Isn’t that Called a Netbook?

ASUS Eee Pad Slider Tablet Grows a Keyboard. Say, Isn’t that Called a Netbook?
Information about this tablet was originally released back in January during CES, but I haven’t heard much about it until this week. It’s set to launch in September with two different models. Do you think it make sense to have an integrated keyboard on your tablet?

Flame Red Nintendo 3DS Arriving on September 9th

Flame Red Nintendo 3DS Arriving on September 9th
This is just what Dr. Mario ordered. More Hot Rod colors for the Nintendo 3DS. Okay, just one new color, but it’s a nice one: Flame Red. This new version of Nintendo’s latest hand held will arrive on September 9th, 2011.

Counterclockwise Watch: Time Marches Backwards

Counterclockwise Watch: Time Marches Backwards
What is with Japan’s obsession with making watches that are difficult to read? While TokyoFlash seems to have cornered the market on weird and challenging digital watch designs, here’s an analog watch that’ll mess with your head too.

Granny Square TIE Fighters: The Dark Side of Nana

Granny Square TIE Fighters: The Dark Side of Nana
What could possibly go together than crocheting and Star Wars? After seeing these awesomely craftsy TIE Fighters, not much else in my opinion. While I don’t usually associate the words “granny squares” with “Empire” or “Dark Side”, somehow it all works perfectly in these crocheted Tie Fighters by Denise of Yummy Pancake.

Super Deluxe Mario R/C Cars Are the Best Yet

Super Deluxe Mario R/C Cars Are the Best Yet
There have been several versions of Mario Kart racers and most range from okay to pretty decent, but these Super Deluxe versions put the rest to shame. They are larger than the rest and they zip around super fast.

Fake Apple Store in Kunming, China Changes Name, Keeps Apple Logo

Fake Apple Store in Kunming, China Changes Name, Keeps Apple Logo
Last month we talked a bit about a fake Apple Store in Kunming, China that was so convincing that some of the employees even though they worked for Apple. It was later discovered that there were about 22 other fake Apple Stores in Kunming and the authorities moved to close some of them down.

Google Buys Motorola Mobility for $12.5B

Google Buys Motorola Mobility for $12.5B
Google made one of the largest purchases that it has ever made today with the announcement that it would be buying Motorola Mobility. Motorola has its fingers into all sorts of tech markets and Google is purchasing the mobility product segment only.

will.i.am Wants Us to Build More Robots

will.i.am Wants Us to Build More Robots
Last night, ABC aired a new special called “i.am.FIRST: Science is Rock and Roll.” The show explored the 20th annual FIRST Robotics Championship, which is a competition for K-12 students, allowing them to show off their skills.

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