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Archive for June 2012

Transparent iPhone 5 Concept: Now You See Me Now You Don’t!

Transparent iPhone 5 Concept: Now You See Me Now You Don’t!
There’s something to be said about transparency. Remember a while back, they tried to make transparent cola and beer? Well I have to say that this transparent iPhone 5 concept looks pretty sweet. I wouldn’t mind if the next iPhone looked like this, however improbable that may be.

Spider-Man Ping-Pong Table: Spins a Net, Any Size

Spider-Man Ping-Pong Table: Spins a Net, Any Size
Peter Parker Plays Ping-Pong Professionally. Try saying that 10 times fast. If you love the Marvel superhero and are excited for the new movie, you might want to check out this Limited Edition Spider-Man ping-pong table.

Trioh! Flashlight: Right Light at the Right Time

Trioh! Flashlight: Right Light at the Right Time
Designer Greg Hinzmann has the answer to one of life’s greatest dilemmas – what lights the flashlight? His answer? Itself. His concept flashlight, the Trioh!, automatically lights up when it’s charging base detects that a power outage so you don’t have to fumble in the dark.

Sinch Stows Your Earbud Wires Neatly

Sinch Stows Your Earbud Wires Neatly
I go through a couple of pairs of earbuds every month because of the careless way I handle them, letting them get all tangled, and sometimes damaging the wiring inside. I’m not, in any way, proud of that, although I figured it was worth mentioning since I think I’ve found the solution to my earphone woes: the Sinch.

TruConnect and Walmart to Offer Contract Free Data Plans That Never Expire

TruConnect and Walmart to Offer Contract Free Data Plans That Never Expire
The thing that has always made me so angry about mobile data plans for devices such as mobile hotspots like the MiFi is that no matter if you use the data are not it’s generally gone the next month.

Transformers Capbots: New Era Caps Hit with the All Spark

Transformers Capbots: New Era Caps Hit with the All Spark
We’ve seen Optimus Prime transform into a truck and a gorilla, but have you ever thought how awesome he would be as a baseball cap? Takara-Tomy and New Era think it’s a good idea and have done just that.

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison Buys Hawaiian Island

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison Buys Hawaiian Island
I’m going to file this story neatly under the category of yet another reason why I chose the wrong major in college. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison has plunked down a gigantic amount of money to purchase almost the entire Hawaiian island of Lanai.

LumaHelm Light-up Helmet Improves Cyclist Safety

LumaHelm Light-up Helmet Improves Cyclist Safety
It’s reasonable to say that riding a bike in traffic can get dangerous quickly. That’s why I think that the LumaHelm is such a good idea – since it adds much needed visibility to cyclists, also allowing other vehicles to know exactly where they are going.

Mickey Mouse Found on the Surface of Mercury [Mercury Mouse?]

Mickey Mouse Found on the Surface of Mercury [Mercury Mouse?]
MIC…KEY….MER…CU…RY. Yep, that stinking song is gonna be stuck in my head all day long now. NASA’s Messenger probe went into orbit around Mercury last March and has shot over 100,000 images of the planet since its mission began.

Lomography Fisheye Baby 110: Tiniest Lomography Panoramic Camera Eva!

Lomography Fisheye Baby 110: Tiniest Lomography Panoramic Camera Eva!
While some people thought that film was dead, Lomography continues to revive film cameras for a new generation. Lomo cameras create images that are full of color and feeling, a bit like an analog version of Instagram.

Artificial Skin Will Let Robots Savor the Feeling of Crushing Your Flesh and Bones

Artificial Skin Will Let Robots Savor the Feeling of Crushing Your Flesh and Bones
Thanks to a new technology, robots of the future will not only be able to see and hear, they’ll also be able to feel. But not in the sense that they’ll be moved by Wall-E – at least not yet – but feel as in have a sense of touch.

Chameleon Bandage: Now You See It, Now You Don’t

Chameleon Bandage: Now You See It, Now You Don’t
I’ll say one thing: bandages patch cuts up pretty quickly and easily, but they sure aren’t the most visually appealing things. If you’re the shallow type who cares a lot about your looks, then you might find this concept design quite interesting.

Metroid Ring Will Suck the Energy out of Your Other Rings

Metroid Ring Will Suck the Energy out of Your Other Rings
The Metroid series doesn’t get as much love as Mario or Legend of Zelda in terms of fan made arts and crafts. Honestly, I’m not very familiar with the series, but if I had to guess it’s probably because it lacks adorable objects and characters.

The Flattest Boombox You’ve Ever Seen

The Flattest Boombox You’ve Ever Seen
By definition, boomboxes are supposed to be big, loud and thick. That’s not how Hannes Harms designed his unique spin on the boombox. His latest creation attempts to reduce material, volume and components thanks to flat electronics.

Starship Enterprise Mobile for Your Ready Room

Starship Enterprise Mobile for Your Ready Room
Sure you can always buy an expensive replica of the Enterprise or a cheap toy to hang from your ceiling and that’s cool, but this Star Trek mobile classes things up a bit. It’s the Enterprise and it is also a work of art at the same time.

Video Tour of Brickworld 2012 for LEGO Geeks Who Couldn’t Make the Trip

Video Tour of Brickworld 2012 for LEGO Geeks Who Couldn’t Make the Trip
If you’re a big fan of LEGO creations, you’ve probably heard of Brickworld. This is one of the big display events where people bring all sorts of different LEGO creations for other fans to check out.

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