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Archive for October 2012

Could You Live in a 3×3 Meter Space? This Cube Shows You How You Can!

Could You Live in a 3×3 Meter Space? This Cube Shows You How You Can!
I’ve seen homeless people walking around with nothing more than the clothes on their back and a piece of cardboard that serves as their bed-slash-umbrella-slash-bathroom wall, depending on the situation. There’s more than enough space for these people to get settled in, but unfortunately not enough resources to make it happen.

Nissan and Sony Confirm Second Season of Nissan GT Academy

Nissan and Sony Confirm Second Season of Nissan GT Academy
We talked briefly about the last season of the Nissan GT Academy. This is a TV show where after three months of online competition 32 Gran Turismo online racers got the chance to fight it out at Comic-Con for the chance to drive a real race car for Nissan.

Hate Politics? Then You’ll Love Unpolitic.me on Your Browser

Hate Politics? Then You’ll Love Unpolitic.me on Your Browser
With the elections nearing, it should come as no surprise that most of the people in your network are talking about politics and holding impromptu debates on Facebook. That is, if you live in the United States.

ADzero Bamboo Phone Heads for Kickstarter Funding

ADzero Bamboo Phone Heads for Kickstarter Funding
With the number of bamboo backs, cases, and stick-on phone decals available, it’s no wonder that someone decided to make a phone out of bamboo too. Remember the Adzero bamboo phone? Well it looks like the specs have been finalized and it’s heading for crowdfunding through Kickstarter.

Google Nexus 10 Price, Release Date and Specs Confirmed

Google Nexus 10 Price, Release Date and Specs Confirmed
With the 2012 holiday shopping season quickly approaching, more and more fancy high-tech gadgets are making their way to market in time for gift giving. With the popularity of Apple’s iPad line, it’s not surprising that Google has just outed another new tablet – aimed squarely at the 3rd and 4th generation iPad.

Have a Happy Hobbit (and Prank-Filled) Halloween!

Have a Happy Hobbit (and Prank-Filled) Halloween!
When The Lord of the Rings trilogy ended, I cried. Not because it was such an awesome ending, but because I no longer had any movies to look forward to – until The Hobbit was announced, that is.

Livescribe Sky Smartpen Instantly Sends Handwritten Notes to the Web

Livescribe Sky Smartpen Instantly Sends Handwritten Notes to the Web
Livescribe is a been around for a while and can take your handwritten notes and allow you to transfer them to computer as digital files. One limitation up until now is that you had to connect the pen to your computer using a cable to upload stored notes.

Star Wars Huttese Translator Ring Lets You Text Message with Jabba

Star Wars Huttese Translator Ring Lets You Text Message with Jabba
Have you ever wanted to communicate with Jabba the Hutt in his own native language? Maybe send a message saying that you have captured and cryogenically-frozen Han Solo and are transporting him now? Well, here is the gadget for you.

Philips Hue Wi-Fi Light Bulbs Ready to Light up Your Life

Philips Hue Wi-Fi Light Bulbs Ready to Light up Your Life
It looks like the upstart LIFX, wi-fi lighting system is about to get some big competition forum a big company. Philips has just announced their new Hue lighting system.

Microsoft Surface Tablet Gets Torn Down for Posterity

Microsoft Surface Tablet Gets Torn Down for Posterity
We can always count on the geeks over at iFixit to buy the latest and greatest gadgets and then tear them up so we can see what they look like on the inside. It’s nice to see someone else open up their gadgets giving us a glimpse at how things are packaged and how repairable the device might be should we ever need to get into it on our own

Robot Plays Ping Pong, Learns, Wipes the Floor with You

Robot Plays Ping Pong, Learns, Wipes the Floor with You
This isn’t the only robot that can kick your butt at ping pong. But unlike other ping pong playing ‘botsot, this one wasn’t programmed with its abilities. It has learned through experience. Robotics experts at the Technical University of Darmstadt in Germany created this robot arm that learns to adapt its game as it plays.

Official Star Trek Socks Not Part of the Official Federation Uniform

Official Star Trek Socks Not Part of the Official Federation Uniform
I’ve gone over and over it again in my mind. I cannot for the life of me remember what sort of socks they wore with their uniforms – or if you could even see them. All I know is that I’m pretty sure they didn’t look as good as these.

House-Lamps: Little House on the Table

House-Lamps: Little House on the Table
Every house needs lamps, and every lamp needs a home. A pretty sound statement, but I bet you’ll be surprised to hear that someone took this statement literally. Hence, the House-Lamp came to be.

2012 Holocube Hides its Projection Source: Where’s My Holodeck Now?

2012 Holocube Hides its Projection Source: Where’s My Holodeck Now?
A couple of years back, a cool device came out called the Holocube. This unique display creates the illusion of a 3-dimensional moving image with a tremendous sense of depth. Now, an updated version of the Holocube has been released with improves brightness and a new trick up its sleeve.

Lonely City USB Hub: Where Did All the People Go?

Lonely City USB Hub: Where Did All the People Go?
I just got a cool new laptop yesterday, and as much as I love how insanely thin and lightweight the thing is, I do find that its two USB ports aren’t enough. While there are plenty of add-on USB hubs out there, I have to say that I particularly like the playful and minimal style of the Lonely City USB hub.

Little Miss Shepard & Mr. Shepard T-shirts: Your Favorite Clothes in the Dillydale

Little Miss Shepard & Mr. Shepard T-shirts: Your Favorite Clothes in the Dillydale
Two cute T-shirts that mashes up a game for mature audiences and literature for kids. Mass Effect and the children’s books Little Miss and Mr. Men. Somehow it works. Look at Little Miss Shepard’s cute nose.

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