X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Space Invaders Alarm Clock Becomes a Gmail Notifier

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

Remember that retro looking Space Invaders clock we told you about last year? It was pretty cool by itself, but now it has become even more functional. Designer Grant Gibson turned his into an awesome Gmail notifier.


He pulled out the battery pack and put an Arduino Nano inside as well as some other parts. His genius has converted the clock into an email notifier. Whenever he gets an email, the clock moves from side to side, playing the Space Invaders music.

Check out the video. I love the way this thing moves and lights up. This is a hack that any Invaders nerd will want to do, but only a few of us will ever answer the call. Grant Gibson, we salute you.

[via Make:]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

Genesis I Polypatch

Genesis I Polypatch

Making Wonder Woman’s Shield

Making Wonder Woman’s Shield

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Price Announced

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Price Announced

2017 Toyota Camry XSE Review: Grounded to the Ground

2017 Toyota Camry XSE Review: Grounded to the Ground

Mondo Labyrinth Enamel Pin Set

Mondo Labyrinth Enamel Pin Set

Fools Paradise Bane & the Joker Batman 1/6 Scale Figures

Fools Paradise Bane & the Joker Batman 1/6 Scale Figures

Advertisement