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Archive for March 2015

Star Trek Enterprise Sushi Set: Boldly Eat Raw Fish

Star Trek Enterprise Sushi Set: Boldly Eat Raw Fish
I’ve had sushi a few times and it’s not really my thing. I can’t even say that the first place I had sushi was bad, it was a super fancy sushi place in one of the fancy hotels in Vegas during CES.

NES Wedding Cake: Nuptial Edible System

NES Wedding Cake: Nuptial Edible System
Australian cake shop Cara Mia Cake made this realistic life-size NES cake for Vanessa and Chris Harding’s wedding. Instead of plastic and metal the chocolate cake is “filled with a cookies and cream white chocolate ganache.”

Chinese Takeout Laundry Hamper Holds Your Moo Goo Gai Panties

Chinese Takeout Laundry Hamper Holds Your Moo Goo Gai Panties
When I was a kid, any time my parents took me to eat Chinese food I always left a bunch on my plate just so I could get one of those little Chinese food takeout boxes.

Guy Cooks Bacon by Firing an M16

Guy Cooks Bacon by Firing an M16
There are hundreds of ways that you can cook bacon. Some of them are more fun than others. Dustin Ellermann likes to cook bacon on his Gemtech TREK 5.56mm suppressor after firing about 90 rounds out of his M16 rifle.

Awesome Video Game Light Art is Illuminating

Awesome Video Game Light Art is Illuminating
If you are building an game room or home theater and you need some cool geek art, check this out. These pieces of light art are of some cool video game and sci-fi characters.

Joker and Harley Quinn Dance the Night Away

Joker and Harley Quinn Dance the Night Away
I never saw Harley Quinn in the Batman cartoons that I watched growing up. At least not that I recall. These days, she gets plenty of attention in the Batman universe. I get the impression that she and The Joker have something going on sort of like Batman and Catwoman.

Google Feud Browser Game: Autocomplete Says…

Google Feud Browser Game: Autocomplete Says…
Writer Justin Hook has come up with the 21st century version of Family Feud. His free browser game Google Feud taps into Google’s Autocomplete results. You’re given the first part of a Google search then you’ll guess its top 10 complete phrases.

Ultimate Skyrim Is Insane, Hilarious

Ultimate Skyrim Is Insane, Hilarious
Skyrim mods can be awesome and there are a ton that have been created. Everything from Thomas the Tank Engine and Super Mario to Randy “Macho Man” Savage have found their way into the PC version of the game.

Orphe Light-up Motion Controller Shoes: Flashy Footwear

Orphe Light-up Motion Controller Shoes: Flashy Footwear
Japanese company No New Folk are working on Orphe, a pair of shoes for performers. Each shoe has 100 individually controlled LEDs, an ARM Cortex microprocessor, a Bluetooth chip and a motion sensor that can be used to control another device with the wearer’s movements.

DIY Kerbal Space Program Controller: Keyboard Space Center

DIY Kerbal Space Program Controller: Keyboard Space Center
Kegan Holtzhausen’s custom modular controller for Kerbal Space Program has his fellow Kerbalnauts over the Mun. He calls it the Psimax CS40 Telemetric Joystick. Adjust your pocket rocket’s pitch and read on. Kegan used a Retex Abox enclosure to house the controller’s modules and then 3D printed the top plates.

Kids React to VCRs (aka Man, We’re Getting Old)

Kids React to VCRs (aka Man, We’re Getting Old)
It’s been at least 10 years since I had a VHS player in the house, if not longer. Between DVD, then Blu-ray and digital downloads and streaming, the idea of using clunky old magnetic tapes seems totally antiquated now.

X-Key Programmable USB Keyboards: Keys Open Doors

X-Key Programmable USB Keyboards: Keys Open Doors
Soon after I featured the Trickey modular mini keyboard, commenter FrogmanTM pointed me to X-Keys. Made by Michigan-based P.I. Engineering, X-keys are also programmable keyboards. While they’re not modular like Trickey, they appear to provide more bang for your buck.

New Nintendo 3DS SNES Decal: So it is New or Old?!

New Nintendo 3DS SNES Decal: So it is New or Old?!
The New Nintendo 3DS’ face buttons were inspired by the Super Famicom controller. Etsy shop Epic Pal Designs must have thought, “Why stop there?”, and made this cool set of SNES decals for the handheld. The set consists of a decal for the buttons, the top screen, the lid and the rear cover.

Iron Man Delivers Kid’s Robotic Arm: Proof that Tony Stark Has a Heart

Iron Man Delivers Kid’s Robotic Arm: Proof that Tony Stark Has a Heart
Alex Pring now has one heck of a story to tell his friends. Not only did the 7-year old meet Iron Man, the Avenger met him to deliver his robotic arm. Alex was born with a partially formed right arm, but now he has the opportunity to upgrade it and make it look like all sorts of things.

DIY Star Wars Speeder Bike Quadcopter: The Merch Side of the Force

DIY Star Wars Speeder Bike Quadcopter: The Merch Side of the Force
We’ve seen how you can make TIE Interceptor and Millenium Falcon remote-controlled multicopters. Adam Woodworth also made a Star Wars-themed quadcopter, but instead of building its body from scratch he modified a speeder bike action figure.

Chibi Predator Figure, Enough Said

Chibi Predator Figure, Enough Said
This Chibi Predator figure is awesome. It is the Hybrid Metal Figuration Scar Predator Figure from Herocross. He’s also pretty gosh darn adorable. This guy measures 5.5″ tall and is made of metallic alloys and plastic.

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