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Archive for December 2013

Hammer in Hand Is a Handle and a Window Breaker in One

Hammer in Hand Is a Handle and a Window Breaker in One
You never know when you might need to leave a bus or a train by window. Accidents could happen. A fire could break out on board. A gun man could be threatening every passenger. It’s often during times like this (or right after) that people would wish they had come up with something that could’ve helped the people on board out.

Spock Dog Hoodie: You Have Been, and Always Will Be Man’s Best Friend

Spock Dog Hoodie: You Have Been, and Always Will Be Man’s Best Friend
It’s winter and cold in most parts of the country. If your dog is like the one that lives in my house, they may not like to take care of their business outside when it’s too cold out.
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AmazonFresh Launches in San Francisco So You Can Avoid the Grocery Store

AmazonFresh Launches in San Francisco So You Can Avoid the Grocery Store
One of the things I really hate doing is going to the grocery store. It’s not only that it’s inconvenient, but it seems like every time I go I end up with a bucket full of stuff I really didn’t want.

Walking in a Wireless Wonderland

Walking in a Wireless Wonderland
The holidays are upon us and it's time to hunker down and get our shopping done. But there are so many choices in the market these days, it's hard to decide what to buy. We're here to help, with a list of 10 gadget gifts which not only are great on their own, but help cut the cord, and move us towards a truly wireless world.

Star Trek: The Wreath of Khan

Star Trek: The Wreath of Khan
Christmas time is here and if you haven’t decorated yet, get your Scroogeish buttocks to work. If you are a geek, more specifically a Star Trek geek, this is the best wreath that you could ever hang on your door.

Musical Drink-dispensing Machine Serves Southern Comfort

Musical Drink-dispensing Machine Serves Southern Comfort
David Cranmer is a mechanical sculpture artist. You might remember him from such projects as theremin in a stuffed badger. He is always busy creating new projects. This is his latest.

Gigs 2 Go Tear-Off USB Drives Now on Kickstarter: Pledge 2 Get

Gigs 2 Go Tear-Off USB Drives Now on Kickstarter: Pledge 2 Get
Earlier this year we learned about Gigs 2 Go, a concept for a credit card-sized pack of flash drives that you can “tear and share.” Inventors Kurt Rampton and BOLTgroup seem to have figured out how to mass produce the drives and are now raising funds on Kickstarter.

UnBRELLA: The Upside-down, Inside-out Umbrella

UnBRELLA: The Upside-down, Inside-out Umbrella
Have you tried sharing an umbrella with someone who’s shorter than you? It’s fine if you’re the one holding it, but if the other person is holding it, then you might feel a couple of bumps as the frame scrapes against your head, because your companion might be holding it a wee bit low.

WiTrack Detects 3D Motion without Using Cameras or Controllers: Sight Unseen

WiTrack Detects 3D Motion without Using Cameras or Controllers: Sight Unseen
As shown by the Kinect, today’s cameras are powerful and cheap enough to provide accurate motion tracking. The same feat can be achieved by making the subject carry a motion sensor or a tracking device of some sort.

Skyrim Mod Turns Dragons into Thomas the Tank Engine

Skyrim Mod Turns Dragons into Thomas the Tank Engine
When my son was really small he loved trains and watched Thomas the Tank Engine a lot. He loved the oddly animated train and his pals. I always found Thomas more than a bit creepy. If you ever thought that Thomas might be plotting to kill and take over the world, then I have the Skyrim mod for you.

IDRAW Aluminum Pencil Sharpener Gets Right to the Point

IDRAW Aluminum Pencil Sharpener Gets Right to the Point
I’ve heard of people trying to build a better mousetrap. I’ve never heard of anyone trying to build a better pencil sharpener. That is exactly Matt Marrocco hoping to do with his Kickstarter campaign. The project aims to produce electric and manual pencil sharpeners, going by the name IDRAW.

TARDIS Jukebox Made from Recycled Shipping and Pizza Boxes

TARDIS Jukebox Made from Recycled Shipping and Pizza Boxes
It all started when David Prouty’s daughter challenged him to make something out of recycled boxes for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary. Not one to pass on a challenge, David set out to create something unique.

Microsoft Smart Bra Lets You Know When You’re Stress Eating

Microsoft Smart Bra Lets You Know When You’re Stress Eating
Emotional eating is more common than you think. Some people sing their worries away, while others find that they’re calmer when they’re eating a cookie. Then a salad. Then a bowl of noodles. And so on and so forth.

Light-up Death Star LED Ornament: That’s No Silver Bell

Light-up Death Star LED Ornament: That’s No Silver Bell
Do something different with your Christmas tree this year and build a light-up Death Star ornament. Nashville-based craftycounterpart will show you how with a step-by-step Instructables article.

Nixie Tube Chess Set: Light Moves First

Nixie Tube Chess Set: Light Moves First
Most of the nixie tube hacks and mods we’ve seen involve clocks, which isn’t surprising considering the tubes were primarily used to show numbers. But there are also tubes that display symbols, and those are the ones put to good use by Lasermad in its Nixie Chessboards.

Doctor Who/Sherlock Gingerbread TARDIS: Merry Moffat

Doctor Who/Sherlock Gingerbread TARDIS: Merry Moffat
This is the confectionery crossover that has so far eluded us on the TV screen. The Doctor and the Detective together at last. Both shows are headed by Steven Moffat, both characters are equally crazy and brilliant, and now they are a part of the same Christmas treat.
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