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Archive for January 2013

Security Flaw Allows Hackers to Take over Cisco IP Phones

Security Flaw Allows Hackers to Take over Cisco IP Phones
If you work in an office that uses the popular CiscoUnified IP Phone 7900 Series, prepare to feel violated. A couple of security researchers have published details on a security vulnerability that allows a nefarious hacker to turn the phones into eavesdropping devices.

Cardboard Guns Pack a (Paper) Punch

Cardboard Guns Pack a (Paper) Punch
If you like to look at guns more than you like to fire them, check out these amazingly detailed paper guns, made by cardboard artist Asif Farooq. Forget about the whole gun/anti-gun controversy for a moment and just admire these harmless weapons for all of their amazing detail.
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IKEA Expedit Workstation Hack: Bibiophiles Rejoice!

IKEA Expedit Workstation Hack: Bibiophiles Rejoice!
I use IKEA Stolmen components as my library shelves, but this sweet setup makes me think that the Expedit series could be even more versatile. This convenient workstation was nested inside an Expedit bookshelf, allowing its owner to maximize the efficiency of his available space.

UltiBrush: The Swiss Army Toothbrush

UltiBrush: The Swiss Army Toothbrush
You need to do more than just brush if you want to keep your pearly whites, well, pearly white. Aside from brushing, it’s also recommended that you floss regularly. Unfortunately, a lot of people ignore this advice and end up with overall bad dental health in the end.

HL2 Gravity Gun Replicas Coming to ThinkGeek, Newton’s Laws Still Apply

HL2 Gravity Gun Replicas Coming to ThinkGeek, Newton’s Laws Still Apply
Fans of Half-Life 2 know that the Gravity Gun is one of the greatest weapons in the history of video gaming. The idea of a gun that can pick up random objects like sawblades and turn them into projectiles was just brilliant.

Game Controller Bracelet Puts Your Wrist in Control of 9 Tiny Consoles

Game Controller Bracelet Puts Your Wrist in Control of 9 Tiny Consoles
If you’re a gamer and want to express your fanaticism without resorting something as obvious as a Space Invaders sweater or Game Boy tube dress, here’s something a little more subtle. These nifty laser-cut bracelets feature tiny versions of some of gaming’s greatest controllers.

Magnetic iPhone 5 Keyboard & Gamepad: Stick & Switch

Magnetic iPhone 5 Keyboard & Gamepad: Stick & Switch
I’m hoping future iPhones will be equipped with Tactus’ tactile touchscreen, but until then those of us who need physical keys will have to settle for iPhone keyboards. The EX Hybrid Controller seems like a good option for iPhone 5 owners.

Van Moff Tarkin: I Recognized Its Foul Stench When It Drove by

Van Moff Tarkin: I Recognized Its Foul Stench When It Drove by
Remember back in the 70’s when people were airbrushing all kinds of murals and Star Wars art on their vans? Well, van art may not be what it used to be, but every now and then we see something cool.

CST-01: The World’s Thinnest Watch

CST-01: The World’s Thinnest Watch
One of the things you may not expect to see at CES is wristwatches. Despite that fact, it’s not uncommon for companies to show up with geeky timepieces claiming to be the “world’s first” or “world’s most” this or that.

Panasonic Shows off Durable, But Expensive Toughpad FZ-G1 Windows 8 Pro Tablet

Panasonic Shows off Durable, But Expensive Toughpad FZ-G1 Windows 8 Pro Tablet
Panasonic has pulled the covers off a couple new tablets that fall in the company’s rugged Toughpad line. The most interesting, and expensive of these new tablets is the ToughPad FZ-G1. The tablet has a 10.1-inch screen and runs Windows 8 Pro.

Smart Filing System Knows Where Your Paper Files Are, Never Needs a Defrag

Smart Filing System Knows Where Your Paper Files Are, Never Needs a Defrag
Even with cheap hard drives and scanners and all this talk of moving data to the cloud, the truth is most of the world’s offices still have tons of paper documents. A company called iMicroData aims to bring the convenience of digital filesystems to physical archives with the Smart Paper Filing System.

Shadow of the Colossus External Hard Drive Doesn’t Store a Colossal Amount of Data

Shadow of the Colossus External Hard Drive Doesn’t Store a Colossal Amount of Data
Best. External. Hard drive. Enclosure. Ever. Shadow of the Colossus is a little long in the tooth, sure. But anyone who has played it has a lot of love for the title. Packing in amazing gameplay and a great story, fans are passionate about it.

Bem Outlet Speaker: Plug in Your Tunes

Bem Outlet Speaker: Plug in Your Tunes
There are plenty of wireless speakers on the market these days, but sometimes, you just need a small speaker to deliver the right amount of sound at the right place. While outlets might not be optimally placed, this speaker takes advantage of the fact that most wireless speakers still need to be plugged in – at least to be charged.

Game Boy Becomes a Controller for Android Phone Games

Game Boy Becomes a Controller for Android Phone Games
If you love being able to emulate classic games on your phone but hate the clumsy touchscreen controls, there is yet another answer. Look to the ghost of gaming past and hack a Game Boy to use it as a controller on your Android phone.

Audi Adds 4G LTE Connectivity in 2013 A3

Audi Adds 4G LTE Connectivity in 2013 A3
Long road trips can be boring for passengers and drivers. There are a number of connected devices that you can take with you in the car to help pass the time or at least allow you to listen to music or audio books if you’re driving.

Egg Membrane Bandages: The Incredible, Medical Egg

Egg Membrane Bandages: The Incredible, Medical Egg
I never thought that those membranes on the inside of an eggshell were good for anything, except if you’re a chick inside an egg. Now it turns out that egg membranes can be used as natural bandages.
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