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Archive for June 2014

Pocket Avatars App Maps Your Expressions onto Silly Characters

Pocket Avatars App Maps Your Expressions onto Silly Characters
Intel has announced the availability of a silly new app for iOS and Android users called Pocket Avatars. The app takes advantage of the front camera on your smartphone to capture your facial expressions and voice and combine them with an animated avatar.

Pokémon Center Mega Evolution Plush Toys Don’t Need Mega Plush Stones

Pokémon Center Mega Evolution Plush Toys Don’t Need Mega Plush Stones
Pokémon X & Y took the series’ evolution mechanic to 11 with the introduction of Mega Evolution, a superior albeit temporary evolved form for select monsters. But these officially licensed plush toys will stay Mega Evolved whether in or out of battle.
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Turn Any Floor into an 8-bit Video Game Map with These Tiles

Turn Any Floor into an 8-bit Video Game Map with These Tiles
Sometimes I really miss those old epic quest RPG gaming titles like The Legend of Zelda. Nothing today really captures the excitement I felt back then while playing those games. These Quest 8-bit Mats sets from JBox are the perfect way to relive those old games.

Kiss and Search: The Evolution of Search Engines to Ones That Can Flirt in 2029?

Kiss and Search: The Evolution of Search Engines to Ones That Can Flirt in 2029?
The World Wide Web is a larger domain than you can imagine. It’s a wealth of information, right at your fingertips – that is, if you know where to look. It didn’t take too long for people to realize that the quantity of data out there was so large as to be unmanageable without some method of working through it in an organized fashion. 

Sonic and the Android Robot Become One and It’s Weird

Sonic and the Android Robot Become One and It’s Weird
Look at this image. That is some weird Sonic action. It looks like Sonic ate a trash can and is trying to run off the extra calories. WTH? There is a simple explanation. The Android version of Sonic Dash arrived today and it was updated with a new unlockable character.

You Know Nothing in Your Jon Snow Cape

You Know Nothing in Your Jon Snow Cape
If you are really into Game of Thrones on HBO or the books, you will be interested in this new outfit at ThinkGeek. One of the main characters in the series is Jon Snow, and one of his most notable accessories is his cape of awesomeness.

Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire: The Hog Goes Electric

Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire: The Hog Goes Electric
When you think of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, I would bet you think of the loud and flashy bikes with lots of chrome and big roaring motors that you see on the street each day. The company has a new motorcycle that it is showing off that is nothing like you’d expect.

Sharp Free-Form Displays Mean no More Rectangles

Sharp Free-Form Displays Mean no More Rectangles
Sharp has unveiled a slick bit of display tech that will free us all from the tyranny of the rectangle. It doesn’t matter where you find a display these days be it in your car, phone, or a TV, they are all rectangles.

Official Halo Master Chief Motorcycle Helmet: Safety Evolved

Official Halo Master Chief Motorcycle Helmet: Safety Evolved
We’ve seen a Master Chief motorcycle helmet before, but that was made by a fan and is not road legal. But start saving Halo fans, because next year NECA will release an official and DOT-approved Master Chief motorcycle helmet.

Pizza Bed: You’ve Made Your Dough, Now Lie in It

Pizza Bed: You’ve Made Your Dough, Now Lie in It
You eat it for every meal. You love it. Now sleep in it. This pizza bed looks delicious and comfy. This bedspread looks like an extra large mega pizza and turns your bed into one.

Precision Machined Polyhedral Metal Dice: High Rollers

Precision Machined Polyhedral Metal Dice: High Rollers
Dice need to be balanced i.e. have perfectly even weight, surfaces and corners to ensure that all rolls are random. Kyle Sorensen’s metal dice are made one at a time, using CNC mills that are precise to within 0.001″. 

LEGO Super Mario Bros. Aquarium: Your Princess Is in Another Tank

LEGO Super Mario Bros. Aquarium: Your Princess Is in Another Tank
Kelsey Kronmiller and her boyfriend recently made this custom Super Mario Bros. level themed fish tank, and it’s totally awesome. They were inspired by this one. Surprisingly neither one is based on the underwater level – which is too bad.

Amazon Fire Smartphone Might Make You Dizzy

Amazon Fire Smartphone Might Make You Dizzy
Word has been circulating for a while that Amazon was getting ready to roll out its very first smartphone for a while now. That smartphone has officially been unveiled and it is called the Fire. At the center of the Fire smartphone it its dynamic perspective capability that has a sensor to respond to the way you hold the phone.

Damson Headbones: Bone Conduction Headphones to Rock Your Brain Box

Damson Headbones: Bone Conduction Headphones to Rock Your Brain Box
I seem to remember there being some bone conduction headphones on the market a few years back, but these are the first that I’ve come across in a while. These headphones look like an interesting middle ground between headphones and earphones.

Chinese Star N9500 Phone Comes Pre-Installed with Malware

Chinese Star N9500 Phone Comes Pre-Installed with Malware
Plenty of phones comes with bloatware, but most of the time, manufacturers tend to limit the scope of these and won’t include malware. Well, the Chinese seem to have taken it up a notch, and will deliver you a phone that comes standard with malware!

Cozy Room Is Your Nerd Fortress of Solitude

Cozy Room Is Your Nerd Fortress of Solitude
Even the most social of us like some time alone now and then. However, it isn’t always easy to get time to yourself when you have other humans in your life. This Cozy Room will solve your problems and give you a Fortress of Solitude to get away from it all.
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