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Archive for February 2014

Bose SoundLink III Bluetooth Speaker Promises Big Sound

Bose SoundLink III Bluetooth Speaker Promises Big Sound
Back in 2010, we talked a bit about the Bose SoundLink speaker. Since that time, there was a Soundlink II, and now Bose has announced a new version of that speaker called the SoundLink III. The new speaker is much more attractive and promises better performance.

The LEGO Movie Poster in LEGO Needs its Own Poster

The LEGO Movie Poster in LEGO Needs its Own Poster
ToroLUG member DarthNick made this awesome diorama to promote The LEGO Movie. It’s a diorama that includes a replica of the stylized typography of the movie’s title, as seen in one of its posters. DarthNick says that the diorama is currently on display at a movie theater, after which it will be shown off at a LEGO store.

Valentines Day Costume Tribbles Spell Trouble

Valentines Day Costume Tribbles Spell Trouble
This year, give your Valentine something special. Like some Valentines Day Costume Tribbles. Don’t feed them, or you will be overrun with the furry little critters. And if your Valentine is a Klingon, find another gift.

Remote-controlled Snow Plow Robot Will Also Plow Through Your Savings

Remote-controlled Snow Plow Robot Will Also Plow Through Your Savings
This robot fights the winter blues. A company called SuperDroid makes large remote-controlled snow plow robots. Use them to clear your front yard, push your cat back to your house, destroy your neighbor’s snowman and more from the warmth and safety of your home.

Amazon Prime Instant Video Lands FX Shows The Americans, Archer, and More

Amazon Prime Instant Video Lands FX Shows The Americans, Archer, and More
Amazon has announced that it has signed a new deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution that will see new shows coming to the Amazon Prime Instant video service, primarily from the FX and FXX networks.

This Watch Has a Real-Time Solar System

This Watch Has a Real-Time Solar System
He’s got the whole world in his hands, but this watch has the entire solar system on its face. It’s not just a plain old picture of the sun and planets, either. It’s an actual, moving model of planets moving around the sun – and in real-time, too!

Intercom Personal Assistant Hack Turns the Raspberry Pi into a Secretary

Intercom Personal Assistant Hack Turns the Raspberry Pi into a Secretary
Instructables member janw uses an old Televox intercom to call his assistant. But here’s the thing: the intercom is his assistant. He calls her Raspberri, and she’s just a few rads shy of being a Fallout character.

Doctor Who TARDIS Hoodies: Warmer on the Inside

Doctor Who TARDIS Hoodies: Warmer on the Inside
These Doctor Who fleece hoodies look great –  warm and comfortable too. Whether you are travelling with or without the Doctor, this is perfect adventure-wear for travel to cooler times and places. They come from Etsy shop Rarity’s Boutique and they are really neat.

3D Printer Turned into Air Hockey Robot: It Prints, It Scores!

3D Printer Turned into Air Hockey Robot: It Prints, It Scores!
A few years ago we found out about mighty Roombas that were moonlighting as sumo wrestlers. Jose Julio’s RepRap 3D printer also has a sporting spirit. The robotics enthusiast unlocked his gadget’s potential and turned it into an air hockey player.

DARPA Giving out Money to Develop Electronics That Kill Themselves on Command

DARPA Giving out Money to Develop Electronics That Kill Themselves on Command
About a year ago, we mentioned that DARPA was working on a plan to develop electronics that would destroy themselves on command. The idea was to get devices that soldiers could take into battle that could be destroyed if lost or left behind.

Ninja Turtles 3D Nightlight: Cowabunga Dude!

Ninja Turtles 3D Nightlight: Cowabunga Dude!
After you’ve eaten all your pizza and are laying there with a bellyache, this Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles night light will keep you safe late at night, even if you live in the darkest part of the sewer.

Spock Riding a Unicorn over a Rainbow…Fascinating

Spock Riding a Unicorn over a Rainbow…Fascinating
Whatever you have going on today, no matter how stressed out you are, things are about to get better. I present to you, Spock riding an unicorn over a rainbow. Yeah. Life is awesome.

Marty McFly’s Outfit – In T-Shirt Form

Marty McFly’s Outfit – In T-Shirt Form
You want to look like McFly don’t you? *knock knock* Hello McFly?!? Anybody home? Up until now, if you wanted to dress like Marty, at bare minimum you needed to at least buy an orange hunting vest.

Want a Part Time Love? There’s a Dating Site For That

Want a Part Time Love? There’s a Dating Site For That
Unlike Stevie Wonder’s hit song Part Time Lover which was about, well, part-time lovers, this dating site called Part Time Love is all about helping people find their match, minus the pressure. It offers an unusual service that stays true to the name of the site: matchmaking for people who are looking for relationships without the usual strings attached.

Sheep Bedside Tables Are Sheer Insanity

Sheep Bedside Tables Are Sheer Insanity
This unusual bedside table was inspired by the works of Salvador Dalí and made by Oscar Tusquets, an artist in Spain. He built these drawers using taxidermied sheep. Obviously.

7 Foot-long Halo Ship Made out of LEGO

7 Foot-long Halo Ship Made out of LEGO
Some of the LEGO creations that we see just blow my mind. I can’t wrap my head around the many hours of planning and building that it takes to make some of these structures, like this massive build.

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