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Archive for October 2012

Trampoline Bridge in Paris Would Make Crossing the River Fun Again

Trampoline Bridge in Paris Would Make Crossing the River Fun Again
I’ve always had a fascination with bridges ever since I was a kid, all thanks to the rhyme that went ‘London bridge is falling down…’ Now that I think of it, it’s a sad rhyme and what does it have to do with the fair lady?

FAVI Mini Bluetooth Keyboard Has a Trackpad and Works with Just about Anything

FAVI Mini Bluetooth Keyboard Has a Trackpad and Works with Just about Anything
If you have a HTPC in your living room or spend a lot of time using a tablet or smartphone and wish you had a small keyboard, check this out. A company called FAVI Entertainment has released a palm-sized keyboard that supports just about any portable device on the market including Android tablets and just about anything else with Bluetooth connectivity.

Hot Tub Cinema Lets You Enjoy Movies in Complete Relaxation

Hot Tub Cinema Lets You Enjoy Movies in Complete Relaxation
Outdoor cinemas were all the rage in the past, and it looks like they’re making a grand comeback. I’m not talking about drive-in theaters though. Rather, I’m talking about the Hot Tub Cinema.

Burnt Mouths Could Get Instant Relief with Dissolving Pain Patch

Burnt Mouths Could Get Instant Relief with Dissolving Pain Patch
There’s nothing worse than being so excited to eat your food or sip your coffee that you burn the inside of your mouth. Up until now, the best relief came from a little milk, but that doesn’t last long, and does nothing to help heal the burn either.

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition: Price, Specs, and Release Date (Best Action Cam Yet?)

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition: Price, Specs, and Release Date (Best Action Cam Yet?)
This week, GoPro revealed its new HERO3 series of action cameras, and this batch could definitely give the competition a run for their money. As the dominant player in the action cam space, GoPro doesn’t look like it will be resting on its laurels anytime soon.

Star Wars Scarecrows: Straw Wars, Nothing but Straw Wars…

Star Wars Scarecrows: Straw Wars, Nothing but Straw Wars…
Scarecrows usually scare people (and crows) away, but this Star Wars scarecrow scene is just going to attract fans. If we are very lucky they will scare away the prequels, and keep Lucas from ever messing with the original saga again.

The Happiness Machine Prints Out Little Doses of Joy from the Internet

The Happiness Machine Prints Out Little Doses of Joy from the Internet
There are a lot of things to be sad about these days. Inflation. War. Poverty. A beaten-down spirit is no good in these trying times. Brendan Dawes knows this, which is probably why he came up with this awesome project called ‘The Happiness Machine.”

Nyan Cat Necklace Poops a Rainbow of Awesome Around Your Neck

Nyan Cat Necklace Poops a Rainbow of Awesome Around Your Neck
My love for on-screen cats began when I discovered the Neko cat screenmate almost a decade and a half ago. I know they’re not the same cat, but when I saw this Nyan cat necklace, I was immediately reminded of Neko.

Words with Friends and Draw Something Board Games: Gameception

Words with Friends and Draw Something Board Games: Gameception
That’s right folks, after conquering social networks and mobile devices, Zynga has wrenched open a portal to the physical realm. Midgard. Middle Earth. Or just plain Earth. The company partnered with Hasbro to release board game versions of their video games that were based on board games in the first place.

Portal Gun Gets Miniaturized: Grab Yours Now!

Portal Gun Gets Miniaturized: Grab Yours Now!
If you didn’t manage to get your hands on a full-sized replica of the Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device, now’s your chance to get a mini-sized one for your desk instead.

Car & Bike Horn Mod is Bleepin’ Loud

Car & Bike Horn Mod is Bleepin’ Loud
Peter Olt nearly got into an accident when a car suddenly cut into his lane, unable to hear – or perhaps ignoring – his honking and cussing. The incident prompted him to make some noise, so to speak.

ThinkGeek 8-bitty Mobile Gaming Controller Finally Ships

ThinkGeek 8-bitty Mobile Gaming Controller Finally Ships
The first time we talked about the 8-bitty controller for your mobile gaming device was back in February. Yeah, we never thought it would ship either. If you’ve been waiting for that little old school Nintendo-style controller to finally ship, today is the day.

Griffin Unveils Moto TC Monster and Moto TC Racer iOS R/C Cars

Griffin Unveils Moto TC Monster and Moto TC Racer iOS R/C Cars
Griffin makes all sorts of accessories for Apple products like the iPhone and the iPad. The company has unveiled a couple of new toys that use iOS devices as controllers. The toys in question include a monster truck and little racing dune buggy called the Moto TC Monster and the Moto TC Racer.

Guy Building a Full-Scale Model of the Millennium Falcon

Guy Building a Full-Scale Model of the Millennium Falcon
Yes, someone is building a full-scale model of the Millenium Falcon. Pure craziness! Or is it? If Chris Lee and his friends succeed, maybe someone can finally beat Han’s Kessel run record.

Watch Space Shuttle Endeavour’s Final Journey Captured on Time-Lapse Video

Watch Space Shuttle Endeavour’s Final Journey Captured on Time-Lapse Video
I’m still rather disappointed that NASA retired their Space Shuttle fleet leaving America to hitch a ride aboard foreign spacecraft to get in orbit. If you’re a fan of the Space Shuttle, you probably been following what NASA is doing with the spacecraft now that they’ve been retired.

Mediation Chair Brings the Discussion to Your Seats

Mediation Chair Brings the Discussion to Your Seats
Some people resort to delivering blows when they can’t agree with someone. Maybe that would be excusable if you were a kid (even though it still wouldn’t be right), but it’s beyond embarrassing to be a fully-grown adult who gets into fistfights on a regular basis just because you can’t make your point across without having to resort to force.

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