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Archive for December 2014

3D-Printed Stargate Replica Needs a Tiny DHD

3D-Printed Stargate Replica Needs a Tiny DHD
Thingiverse member Carasibana is officially an Ancient. Well, an Ancient-in-training. That’s because she made this nifty light-up Stargate replica. Carasibana based her replica on the design of fellow Thingiverse member Glitch, tweaking it to fit a stepper motor and an Arduino UNO with a motor shield to make the inner ring move.

Firefly Ugly “Sweater” T-Shirt Goes Good with Jayne’s Hat

Firefly Ugly “Sweater” T-Shirt Goes Good with Jayne’s Hat
This Firefly t-shirt may not be ugly, but it is done in the ugly sweater style. It’s actually shiny. It would look good with Jayne Cobb’s hat too.

McDonald’s Japan gets Crabs

McDonald’s Japan gets Crabs
McDonalds Japan routinely rolls out some very weird food items that are only offered in that country. One such food item was that purple sweet potato shake offered a few months back. This time out, McDonald’s Japan has a Krabby Patty, and you don’t even have to go to Bikini Bottom to get it.

Superman’s Terrible Twos Were Terrible

Superman’s Terrible Twos Were Terrible
I can recall thinking when my son was first born that raising kids was a snap. He slept a lot and all I really needed to do was give him a bottle, change his diaper, and try to not get peed on while doing it.

Blown Glass Solar System Ornaments Make an out of This World Tree

Blown Glass Solar System Ornaments Make an out of This World Tree
Growing up, we always saw this a glass blower at a booth in the mall on the weekends. It was awesome to see the guy make glass bowls and little figures. I always though it look like a lot of fun, but was very complicated to do.

PlayStation History Collection 20th Anniversary Edition: Cuteness Awaits

PlayStation History Collection 20th Anniversary Edition: Cuteness Awaits
A few years ago Takara Tomy released the PlayStation History Collection 1, which consists of scale models of the four original PlayStation variants. With the console celebrating its 20th birthday this year, Takara Tomy has released the second batch of the collection.

DIY LEGO Christmas Ornaments Geek up the Holidays

DIY LEGO Christmas Ornaments Geek up the Holidays
LEGO builder Chris McVeigh has offered up some cool ornament designs in time for decorating your Christmas tree. Among his designs are these tiny arcade machines right out of the ’80s and a cool Christmas train.

Games of Christmas Past Sweatshirt

Games of Christmas Past Sweatshirt
This Games of Christmas Past sweatshirt brings back memories of old school 8-bit gaming, when every game you got for Christmas was a truly treasured. The sweatshirt will warm your heart. Plus, it will keep you warm in the winter months.

Carl Zeiss VR Goggle for Smartphones Launches

Carl Zeiss VR Goggle for Smartphones Launches
If you’re like me, you’re probably champing at the bit to get your hands on some sweet VR action. Smartphone-based VR is the quickest to the market, and the Carl Zeiss VR One has now launched with support for the iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S5.

Fugu Luggage Expands to Fit All Your Stuff

Fugu Luggage Expands to Fit All Your Stuff
Once you start, you can’t stop. Shopping, that is. That was the case when I traveled with my family recently. We ended buying two new suitcases because all of the stuff we bought wouldn’t fit anymore.

HDDWatch Reformats 1″ Hard Drive into a Wristwatch

HDDWatch Reformats 1″ Hard Drive into a Wristwatch
We’ve featured a variety of clocks made from hard drives. It turns out you can make a wristwatch out of a hard drive as well. Watchmaker Jean Jerome used the obsolete 1″ hard drive aka Microdrive as the base for his HDDWatch.

Selfie Doll: Custom-Made Dolls from Photographs

Selfie Doll: Custom-Made Dolls from Photographs
Dolls aren’t just for kids anymore. Grown-ups and kids at heart still enjoy the novelty of dolls, specially those that are designed in their image and likeness. One such doll is the Selfie Doll, which you can play with or display – although you’ll probably do both.

8-bit Rise & Shine Mug is only Happy When Hot

8-bit Rise & Shine Mug is only Happy When Hot
Growing up, my uncle had these drinking glasses that had women on them and when you put something cold in them, their bikini tops disappeared. I thought they were the most awesome thing in history in my youth because BEWBS.

Millennium Falcon Pie: Eat It in Less than 12 Pie-secs

Millennium Falcon Pie: Eat It in Less than 12 Pie-secs
This Millennium Falcon pie may be crusty, but she’s got it where it counts. This ship looks pretty tasty with its golden brown hull. If you want to make one for yourself, just follow the instructions at Sweet & Geek.

LEGO Christmas Tree Time Lapse Build is Block-ificent

LEGO Christmas Tree Time Lapse Build is Block-ificent
LEGO is a magnificent invention, and one of the coolest toys in the world. The little brick can deliver the most pain known to man when you step on one, and be used to build just about anything in any size you can imagine.

Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega Portable Console Runs Entire Spectrum of ZX Spectrum Games

Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega Portable Console Runs Entire Spectrum of ZX Spectrum Games
It may not have been as popular in the U.S., but the Sinclair ZX Spectrum holds a special place in British home computer history. Sinclair founder Sir Clive Sinclair was freakin’ knighted mainly because of the ZX Spectrum.

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