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Archive for June 2012

LEGO Prometheus Wants to Know Where Minifigs Came from

LEGO Prometheus Wants to Know Where Minifigs Came from
The much hyped not-Alien-prequel Prometheus met with mixed reviews from critics and moviegoers. But I think we can all agree that this LEGO version of the titular ship made by Andrew Lee scores a solid 8 space tomatoes.

Students Set Record for Human-Powered Helicopter

Students Set Record for Human-Powered Helicopter
A team of students at the University of Maryland A. James Clark School of Engineering have been hard at work trying to perfect one of the ideas that many inventors and pioneers of aviation have tried to achieve for many, many decades.

TAKTIK Case Adds Substance to Your iPhone

TAKTIK Case Adds Substance to Your iPhone
This iPhone case looks extremely sturdy, and you can bet that if you drop your iPhone inside of this thing, it won’t get a scratch. The TAKTIK iPhone case is a robust enclosure that will protect your iPhone no matter what happens.

The Porsche 911 Bicycle: Faster Than A Speeding Bullet?

The Porsche 911 Bicycle: Faster Than A Speeding Bullet?
I’ve never been a fan of those car company branded bikes, like BMW and Ferrari, but this design is kind of interesting since it’s supposed to be made not just for looks, but for speed. It was created by the Netherlands-based designer Bastiaan Kok and was inspired by the Porsche 911.

Let’s Go LEGO Bird Watching

Let’s Go LEGO Bird Watching
We’ve seen some LEGO Angry Birds in the past, and that was certainly geeky in an awesome way. Another LEGO fan has constructed some birds, and this time the birds aren’t angry at all. These birds are more realistic, sort of like sculpture, only made out of those  square bricks we all know and love.

Bed Fan Keeps You Cool, Won’t Blow Your Cover

Bed Fan Keeps You Cool, Won’t Blow Your Cover
In the summertime, keeping cool while in bed can be tricky. It’s hot, but maybe you still want some blankets just to feel secure. That is only going to make things hotter right? Wrong. Keep your blankets on and keep cool at the same time with this special bed fan.

Mario on Yoshi: Yoshi’s Theme is Now Playing in Your Head

Mario on Yoshi: Yoshi’s Theme is Now Playing in Your Head
Who can forget Mario’s lovable and dependable green sidekick? Sorry Luigi, we’re still not talking about you. I’m talking about Yoshi, the omnivorous, egg-laying, ground stomping, tongue swinging dinosaur. Jacob Ashley immortalizes a familiar sight in many a gamer’s mind with this wood and acrylic piece.

Ringbow Wearable D-Pad Now on Kickstarter: One Ring to Rule All Mobile Devices

Ringbow Wearable D-Pad Now on Kickstarter: One Ring to Rule All Mobile Devices
If you liked the Ringbow concept device, you’ll be glad to know that you now have the chance to help turn it into a real product and even be one of the first to own a Ringbow if and when it comes out.

The Walking Dead Birthday Cake: for a Very Happy Undead Birthday

The Walking Dead Birthday Cake: for a Very Happy Undead Birthday
The Walking Dead is both one of my favorite graphic novels as well as television series. Sure, the TV series veers off course from the comics from time-to-time, but that’s to be expected. It’s still a pretty awesome show in my opinion.

Space Invaders Gift Toppers Ready to Land on Presents Everywhere

Space Invaders Gift Toppers Ready to Land on Presents Everywhere
Don’t these paper Space Invaders look amazing? They are all rainbow and pixelly just how I like ’em. Perfect to put on top of a gift or just hang up on the wall. These bring back good memories of blasting aliens to smithereens.

An Ear Within an Ear: Earception

An Ear Within an Ear: Earception
We’ve all heard about the third eye; but have you ever heard of the third ear? And the fourth ear that follows? If you haven’t, then you’re about it. And let me just say, they’re probably not what you expected.

Iris Camera Concept Shoots Just What You See

Iris Camera Concept Shoots Just What You See
The Iris camera concept is a biometrically-enabled and controlled by your eye. The idea behind the camera is that it would use your eyeball to figure out what you are looking at and allows you to capture exactly what you see.

Shoe Pillow Lets You Wear Shoes Under Your Head

Shoe Pillow Lets You Wear Shoes Under Your Head
I love shoes. Shoes with heels, shoes without heels, shoes with straps, shoes without straps, and so on and so forth. But despite my immense love for footwear, I can spare little to no love for this $1,200 shoe-inspired throw pillow.

O2Amp Mood Divining Glasses Let You See How Others are Feeling

O2Amp Mood Divining Glasses Let You See How Others are Feeling
These new glasses are supposed to amplify the wearer’s ability to interpret the emotions and health of other people, by emphasizing the differences in color as well as brightness of their skin tone. The O2amp glasses were developed by 2AI Labs and I’d like to try them out to see how accurately they work.

Ancient Turtles Died Getting Their Freak on

Ancient Turtles Died Getting Their Freak on
Bowww-chica-boww-bowww. Scientists discovered fossils this month of ancient turtles that shows several mating pairs that went out in epic style. I imagine it went down like this, girl turtle shouts “OMG we are sinking!” Guy turtle says, “So what?”

Hyperdog Tennis Ball Launcher Makes Terrorizing Neighborhoods More Fun

Hyperdog Tennis Ball Launcher Makes Terrorizing Neighborhoods More Fun
Are you sick and tired of having to throw a tennis ball for your dog, just to have him bring it back to you in almost no time at all?  If that is an accurate description of you, read on.  

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