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Archive for April 2013

Doctor Who Cupcakes and Pandorica Cake: World’s Sweetest Prison

Doctor Who Cupcakes and Pandorica Cake: World’s Sweetest Prison
Remember that episode where the Doctor finds the Pandorica and every enemy that he has ever ticked off descends on Stonehenge to give him some payback? Well, this is that. With cupcakes for the characters and a cake for the Pandorica.

Legend of Zelda Handmade Teapot: A Link to the Pot & Five Cups

Legend of Zelda Handmade Teapot: A Link to the Pot & Five Cups
This beautiful ceramic teapot was handmade by Etsy seller/Zelda fan/punk potter Lauren Russell. She made it lovingly using white earthenware clay then carefully glazed it with non-toxic glazes. And Link wouldn’t think twice about breaking it open for a chance of scoring a rupee.

Ida Skivenes’ Art Toast Project Features Famous Works of Art on Toast

Ida Skivenes’ Art Toast Project Features Famous Works of Art on Toast
You’ve seen food art at its finest, now how about a taste of toast art that’ll make you look at your morning slice of bread in disdain? Many people regard food as an adventure, rather than just something you need for sustenance or to fill your stomach.

Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy Camera Cuts the Cord for Real

Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy Camera Cuts the Cord for Real
Samsung launched the original Galaxy Camera several months ago. The camera was interesting because it promised high-quality photographs and had integrated LTE connectivity from some major wireless carriers within the United States. That integrated wireless connectivity meant that you could upload photographs to cloud-based storage or your favorite social networking site on the go.

Petman Robot Tries on Some Clothes

Petman Robot Tries on Some Clothes
If there’s one company that has the best chance of bringing the robopocalypse to reality, it has to be Boston Dynamics. Between BigDog, AlphaDog, Cheetah and Sand Flea, they’re building a veritable army of robo-animals on behalf of DARPA.

Artist Uses Bacteria to Make Artwork

Artist Uses Bacteria to Make Artwork
Back in my college days, I took microbiology and spent plenty of time in the lab culturing various bacteria. My microbiology professor hated it if we drew patterns or other than random circles or zigzags in our petri dishes.

Is This an iPhone 5S Prototype? [Rumor]

Is This an iPhone 5S Prototype? [Rumor]
We know by now that Apple has adopted a more-or-less annual update cycle for the iPhone. In between major revisions, we’ve seen the company release “S” versions that feature upgrades to the previous version’s internal hardware.

Sonic Screwdriver Tattoo Won’t Unlock Doors, but is the Key to My Heart

Sonic Screwdriver Tattoo Won’t Unlock Doors, but is the Key to My Heart
Okay guys, prepare to have your hearts won over by this female Doctor Who fan who has a sexy Doctor Who tattoo. The tattoo is of a garter holding a Sonic Screwdriver. After all, that really is the best place to hold your Sonic Screwdriver.

Get a Whiff of This: The Smell-O-Vision Television is a Reality

Get a Whiff of This: The Smell-O-Vision Television is a Reality
One of Google’s April Fools’ Day pranks was the launch of Google Nose, a search engine that would supposedly push your olfactory senses into hyperdrive. While you won’t be able to smell stuff on your computer display yet, you might soon be able to on your television screen.

Curiosity Rover Dress: Mars Needs Women

Curiosity Rover Dress: Mars Needs Women
Space exploration has never been so sexy. This Mars Curiosity rover dress definitely makes me curious to explore her surface. I kid. No, really I have always wanted to explore the Martian landscape. Just not as much as I do now.

Light Capsule Replica Can Only Be Rescued by a Mega Rich Man

Light Capsule Replica Can Only Be Rescued by a Mega Rich Man
That’s right X! It’s a 16″ x 6″ replica of a light capsule from the Mega Man X series, featuring a looping animation of the one and only Dr. Light. The replica was made by artistman Andrewman Butterman Andrew Butterworth.

All-in-One City Sweeper Concept Truck Cleans Streets, Plows Snow, and Hauls Garbage Away

All-in-One City Sweeper Concept Truck Cleans Streets, Plows Snow, and Hauls Garbage Away
Everything’s multi-functional these days, so why not extend that concept to vehicles? More specifically, to street-cleaning trucks? I’m sure you’ve seen sweepers at work on your street, but they’re kind of wasteful, if you think about it.

Sonnet Echo 15 Thunderbolt Dock: Poetry in Practicality

Sonnet Echo 15 Thunderbolt Dock: Poetry in Practicality
So you bought a new Mac or Ultrabook in the last couple of years, but you’ve yet to plug anything into its Thunderbolt port. A company called Sonnet shows you what that little hole can do for you.

Cookie Dunker Lets You Dunk Cookies the Way They Were Meant to Be Dunked

Cookie Dunker Lets You Dunk Cookies the Way They Were Meant to Be Dunked
I’ve been dunking my cookies ever since Oreo launched their Twist, Lick, and Dunk campaign. Suffice to say, I’ve encountered a number of problems in the dunking process that you might have experienced yourself. For example, spilled milk.

Detroit Electric Unveils SP: 01 Electric Sports Car

Detroit Electric Unveils SP: 01 Electric Sports Car
The automotive industry is a tough one for a new automaker to break into. It’s even tougher for a new automaker to break in the automotive industry with a completely electric vehicle. Most consumers are still staying far away from electric-only cars in large part due to range anxiety, so major manufacturers are focused on plug-in hybrids for now.

LEGO Shot First: Han Solo’s DL-44 Blaster Pistol

LEGO Shot First: Han Solo’s DL-44 Blaster Pistol
We all know Han Solo shot first, but looking at this awesome LEGO DL-44 blaster, I don’t even care. I just wish I had this sitting on my shelf – or in my waistband. It’s Han’s famous Greedo-killing blaster in LEGO form.