Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Page 17 of 19

Archive for August 2012

Milk Crate Stereo Puts the Hammer(s) Down

Milk Crate Stereo Puts the Hammer(s) Down
I’ve seen some unusual audio gear over the years, but if you’re looking for a truly unique stereo for your living room, I’m betting you haven’t seen one that looks like this.

This Book Will Disappear If You Don’t Read It Fast Enough

This Book Will Disappear If You Don’t Read It Fast Enough
Technology is great for lots of things, but it’s not doing book publishers any favors. At least, those who haven’t gone digital and just sell books in their traditional form. Book sales have been dropping ever since iPads, Kindles, and Nooks hit.

Paparazzo Light: The Ultimate Flash for iPhones

Paparazzo Light: The Ultimate Flash for iPhones
So you’ve gotten tired of using your iPhone’s flash. It does its job alright, but it’s nothing compared to a Nikon speedlight. That’s why the Paparazzo Light might make sense. It will make your iPhone a whole lot bulkier, but at least you’ll be able to take decent pics at night.

Electric Motorcycles Can Now Get up to $2500 in Tax Credit

Electric Motorcycles Can Now Get up to $2500 in Tax Credit
The federal government is really pushing electric vehicles of all sorts. The Obama administration has offered tax credits on the purchase of electric vehicles to help lure drivers to ditch fossil fuels and purchase more environmentally friendly electric cars and trucks.

Guy Creates Working Wall-E Replica

Guy Creates Working Wall-E Replica
Prop maker and hobbyist Mike Senna has been working on a remote-controlled, life-size replica of Disney-Pixar‘s WALL-E since 2010. It is now complete and we have a real, functional WALL-E on our planet.

Got a Bad Singing Voice? Then Give the Beauty Voice Trainer a Shot

Got a Bad Singing Voice? Then Give the Beauty Voice Trainer a Shot
People who have great singing voices either worked hard to get there or were born with it. Then there are the others who trained themselves using the Beauty Voice Trainer.

Bladepad iPhone 4S Gamepad Comes With a Case, Doesn’t Come With a Game

Bladepad iPhone 4S Gamepad Comes With a Case, Doesn’t Come With a Game
Despite the millions of dollars of profits that it’s raking in, Apple still hasn’t come up with a way to include native support for physical controllers in iOS games. The best that we can hope for is for a gamepad manufacturer to step up and get support from developers.

501st Legion Builds a Life-sized Rancor Monster, Malakili Cries

501st Legion Builds a Life-sized Rancor Monster, Malakili Cries
There are a lot of huge monsters that I would like to meet in real life, just because they are cool, but the Rancor from Return of the Jedi is not one of them. The Rancor will tear you limb from limb and pick the meat out of it’s teeth with your bones.

Tumi Dror Backpack: The Transformer Bag

Tumi Dror Backpack: The Transformer Bag
It’s probably happened to you. You’re walking along with a briefcase or other bag and realize that it’s getting too heavy. You wish that you had taken a backpack. That’s the basic idea behind the Dror Backpack from Tumi.

Stone Spray Robot, The In Situ Robotic 3D Printer

Stone Spray Robot, The In Situ Robotic 3D Printer
The Stone Spray robot was created as a 3D printer to produce architecture out of soil. While technically speaking, this robot wasn’t designed to create art, the results of its efforts and the research project sure look like some interesting sculptural works.

EA Confirms FIFA 13 and Madden 13 for Wii U

EA Confirms FIFA 13 and Madden 13 for Wii U
I’ve been wanting to see how some of the major game developers and publishers were going to be using that LCD touchscreen on the new Wii U controller. I suspected that a lot of sports game fans would find that touchscreen on the Wii U GamePad to be pretty compelling.

Pixelhead Mask: Creepy Anonymity

Pixelhead Mask: Creepy Anonymity
Going to a costume party? With Martin Backes’ Pixelhead mask, you can dress up as a Minecraft character, an anonymous source or a Photoshop file. And if you get wasted and cause a ruckus, your blurry features should offer you some sort of protection.

Pissed Off? Don’t Yell, Just Take it out on the Dammit Doll Instead

Pissed Off? Don’t Yell, Just Take it out on the Dammit Doll Instead
Did someone run over your bike? Did your boyfriend (or girlfriend) cheat on you? Did you tell your kid brother not to mess with your stuff, only to come home and find him reformatting your laptop?

Angry Birds Gets an Intel Theme on Facebook

Angry Birds Gets an Intel Theme on Facebook
If you’re a fan of Angry Birds, and you must absolutely play every available level for the game, you’ll definitely want to check out the new Intel branded version of the popular game on Facebook. In the Intel Angry Birds game, the birds follow those dastardly green pigs inside the brains of an computer.

Tokyoflash Subway Watch Concept: Underground Map Easily Tells Time

Tokyoflash Subway Watch Concept: Underground Map Easily Tells Time
Tokyoflash has got a great track record of turning user-submitted designs into reality. This new concept watch created by Peter Fletcher from the UK looks pretty cool, and if enough of you guys like the design, it could be produced some day.

Chocolate Han Solo in Carbonite Sugar Cookies Will Turn You into Jabba

Chocolate Han Solo in Carbonite Sugar Cookies Will Turn You into Jabba
Cookies are one of life’s great treats. Star Wars cookies are even better. Given the way he ate, maybe Jabba the Hutt would have been satisfied with some cookies featuring Han frozen in carbonite instead of the real deal hanging on his wall.

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation Click to DisableClick to Enable