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Archive for November 2013

‘Liberation’ Wrapper Lets Japanese Women Eat Burgers While Looking Demure

‘Liberation’ Wrapper Lets Japanese Women Eat Burgers While Looking Demure
A lot of people I know tend to avoid eating two things in public: chicken and burgers. Chicken, because it’s harder to eat without using your hands (and the smell lingers on your fingers when you do) and burgers, because you can look quite unsightly when you open wide to take a bite.

Star Wars Mood Lights Light up Your Dark Side

Star Wars Mood Lights Light up Your Dark Side
While Darth Vader and his Imperial stormtroopers are officially on the Dark Side of the Force, it doesn’t mean there’s not a little bit of light inside of them. At least that’s the way I’ve decided to interpret these awesome Star Wars inspired mood lights.
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Google Glass Alternate User Interface Hacks: More than Okay Glass

Google Glass Alternate User Interface Hacks: More than Okay Glass
Because of its size and form, Google Glass has a limited – albeit seemingly capable – user interface: touch gestures, head gestures and voice commands. Even though Glass’ display is visible at all times, there are times when it would be impractical, insensitive or downright impossible to interact with it.

Foaster Dock Toasts iPhones with Lightning Cables

Foaster Dock Toasts iPhones with Lightning Cables
Designer Mike Charles wanted to have a dock for his iPhone that would not only reduce cable clutter but blend in his kitchen as well. He ended up with the Foaster, a dock for the iPhone 5, 5S and 5C that looks just like a toaster.

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa
The more crowded the streets get, the harder it is to find a decent parking space. If you’ve got an extra parking spot, then you’re in a position that’s envied by most who own a car.

QR Fridge Magnet Lets You Know When Your Food is Going Bad

QR Fridge Magnet Lets You Know When Your Food is Going Bad
It’s annoying and wasteful at the same time to open your fridge and see spoiling food and produce. Sometimes you just don’t notice when something is spoiling until they’re already past the expiration date. Other times, you’re just too busy to check and find that it’s beyond edible when you do.

LEGO Video Card is Bricked out of the Box

LEGO Video Card is Bricked out of the Box
Flickr member Nick V aka Brickthing made a scale model of a video card using LEGO. Nick calls his creation the PowerBuild CRLMRM IRON HD, poking fun at the naming scheme of video card manufacturers while at the same time referencing fellow LEGO enthusiast Carl Merriam.

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming
If you love staring at gadget teardowns, check out photographer Brandon Allen’s Deconstructed. It’s a series of images of dissected video game controllers, their parts neatly arranged for the camera. All of the controllers in Brandon’s series were donated and heavily used (some of them don’t work anymore) hence the dust and worn out parts.

Beaded Bowser Descends from Your Wall

Beaded Bowser Descends from Your Wall
One of the more annoying parts of Super Mario World is when Bowser goes flying around in his clown-copter thingie at the end of the game. It’s just plain silly, and it’s kind of an annoying boss battle if you ask me.

Ford Uses Coca-Cola PlantBottle Technology inside Fusion Energi Hybrid

Ford Uses Coca-Cola PlantBottle Technology inside Fusion Energi Hybrid
Its impressive to hold a Coca-Cola bottle in your hand and think that about 30% of the bottle is actually made from renewable plant material. Coca-Cola and other soft drink companies have long been using a durable lightweight called PET.

Thor’s Hammer Charger Summons the Power for Your Smartphone

Thor’s Hammer Charger Summons the Power for Your Smartphone
If you’re a fan of the mythical Thor or the Marvel superhero Thor, we’ve got something new and interesting that you will really appreciate. A new Thor-themed battery charger has debuted that takes the form of Thor’s hammer Mjölnir.

Dune Sandworm Costume: We Have Wormsign

Dune Sandworm Costume: We Have Wormsign
This awesome costume is a Dune sandworm that you can make yourself. It also could double as Sarlacc pit. He who controls the spice controls the universe, while he who controls the costume controls the worm – otherwise known as Shai Hulud.

Roomba Commits Suicide: Rolls onto Stove and Burns

Roomba Commits Suicide: Rolls onto Stove and Burns
It isn’t easy being a Roomba. It’s a tiring life of nothing but dust and filth. That’s why these household slaves have been known to kill themselves when they get the chance. Like this one did.

Google Street View Explores Venice Italy

Google Street View Explores Venice Italy
I’ve always found it curious that the entire city of Venice, Italy is built on the water. The way to get around much of the city is by boat, and the main thoroughfares are canals between different buildings and walkways.

Breaking Bad Engagement: What’s Cookin’?

Breaking Bad Engagement: What’s Cookin’?
Breaking Bad is undoubtedly one of the least romantic shows ever on TV, but that doesn’t stop superfans out there who love it enough to get engaged by using the theme of the show. This couple did a great job with a series of engagement photos based on the show.

3D Printed & Motion-Activated Iron Man Helmet: Nod On, Nod Off

3D Printed & Motion-Activated Iron Man Helmet: Nod On, Nod Off
A couple of years ago we checked out Ryan Brooks’ replica of Tony Stark’s briefcase suit from Iron Man 2. While the suit did transform and was wearable, it basically looked less like a briefcase and more of a pile of armor squished together.
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