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Archive for November 2011

Portal Cookie Cutters: Burn the Companion Cube Over and Over Again

Portal Cookie Cutters: Burn the Companion Cube Over and Over Again
There’s a good chance that the Santa Clauses of this generation play video games *wink wink*. So kids, I’m sure the ol’ gift-giver will appreciate it if you left him a batch of Portal-themed cookies, which you can easily make using this officially licensed cookie cutter set.

Pillow Robot Stops You from Snoring, Promises Not to Kill You in Your Sleep

Pillow Robot Stops You from Snoring, Promises Not to Kill You in Your Sleep
Jukusui-kun is a robot in a pillow. But it’s not any ordinary pillow-robot. Jukusui-kun helps you stop snoring. If you’ve ever slept with someone that snores, you’ll know that getting a good night’s rest can be a challenge.
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Max Force Weapons Fire Paper, Not Bullets

Max Force Weapons Fire Paper, Not Bullets
Looking for a way to annoy your roommates without actually harming them? These unique toy weapons fire tiny paper pellets instead of bullets, water or paintballs.

Help Me Obi Wan Kenobi – 3D Holographic Displays Get Real

Help Me Obi Wan Kenobi – 3D Holographic Displays Get Real
If you’ve ever wondered when the holographic projector that R2-D2 used to deliver Princess Leia’s message would actually be real, that time appears to be now. This new display technology allows for images to be displayed in mid-air, using a rapidly moving laser beam.

G-Form Proves iPad Case Protection Prowess from 1,300 Feet

G-Form Proves iPad Case Protection Prowess from 1,300 Feet
I go out of my way to avoid dropping my gadgets from any distance. I’ve almost had a heart attack in my sphincter a few times simply dropping my iPad onto the carpet from my chair.

Fingerless Game Boy Gloves on a Game Girl

Fingerless Game Boy Gloves on a Game Girl
There is something about a girl that embraces her inner geek and revels in it. It’s all the better when that geeky gal also happens to be cute. Check out this fun project that comes from a girl named MaDonna, who satisfies all of the above criteria.

Drill Bit Makes Square Holes, Round Pegs Upset

Drill Bit Makes Square Holes, Round Pegs Upset
It’s pretty hard to be impressed by a simple drill bit, but this particular one does something I’ve not seen before. Instead of cutting round holes, this special bit cuts perfectly square ones.

PETA Not Happy with Mario’s Tanooki Skin, Nintendo Responds Intelligently

PETA Not Happy with Mario’s Tanooki Skin, Nintendo Responds Intelligently
Not sure how I missed this, but apparently PETA has a problem with Nintendo’s Super Mario 3D Land launch. The organization has taken aim at Mario himself, making it look like he has to kill a raccoon to wear that Tanooki suit from the game, and somehow that Nintendo is making the statement that they are pro-fur.

Sony PSN to Shutdown for Six Hours at Night in South Korea, for the Kids

Sony PSN to Shutdown for Six Hours at Night in South Korea, for the Kids
Sony Computer Entertainment Korea has announced that they will be taking PSN offline for underage players in South Korea. This is due to a Shutdown Law in South Korea that prevents underage players from gaming for a six hour period at night.

The Cake of Thrones

The Cake of Thrones
Robert Baratheon would have fought harder for his kingship if he had this chocolate cake throne instead of the depressing iron one. This Game of Thrones cake was made by Kensei Yonzon for an unnamed client.

Bang & Olufsen BeoLit 12 Speaker: B&O Gets Unsexy

Bang & Olufsen BeoLit 12 Speaker: B&O Gets Unsexy
Bang & Olufsen are best known for their slick and modern high-end speakers, stereos and TVs, but they will soon be launching a portable speaker named the BeoLit 12 . Spotted in a recent FCC filing, the new speaker looks nothing like your typical B&O hardware.

Final Fantasy IV Cecil Cosplay: The Ultima of Cosplays

Final Fantasy IV Cecil Cosplay: The Ultima of Cosplays
While making my customary bedtime lurking on Reddit, I came upon a link that pointed to an “Incredible Dark Knight Cecil (from Final Fantasy IV) custom armor.” Okay, click. Then I came upon these pictures and was thoroughly confused.

65-Inch Android Touchscreen Tablet: Big Enough for Ya?

65-Inch Android Touchscreen Tablet: Big Enough for Ya?
When considering tablets, most people consider 7-inch or 10-inch models. No one in their right mind would think about using a 65-inch tablet, but the folks at Ardic Technologies in Istanbul have come up with one.

Remote Controlled Steam Trike Runs on Vapors, Driven by Teddy Bear

Remote Controlled Steam Trike Runs on Vapors, Driven by Teddy Bear
Think you’ve got a bad-ass remote-control car? Well despite being painted pink, this three-wheeled R/C monster looks like it could eat most cheap plastic cars for lunch.

M.C. Escher Relativity Papercraft: Relatively Difficult to Cut and Fold

M.C. Escher Relativity Papercraft: Relatively Difficult to Cut and Fold
I’ve always been amazed by the mind-bending illusions of artist M.C. Escher. His perplexing worlds definitely had more than a little bit to do with the thematic concepts and set designs in the equally awesome Inception.

Submarine USB Hub: A Sub Hub for Your Flash Dives

Submarine USB Hub: A Sub Hub for Your Flash Dives
A couple of years back, I found these USB flash drives which looked like miniature submarines. I always thought they looked pretty cool, but I think they never got past the concept stage. But you can still live out desktop reenactments of Das Boot or The Hunt for Red October with this submarine-inspired USB hub.
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