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Archive for April 2016

LEGO Minecraft Village Set Has 1600 Pieces

LEGO Minecraft Village Set Has 1600 Pieces
My daughter is a serious Minecraft fiend. Though she doesn’t play a standard game of Minecraft, if there is such a thing. She spawns a new world, hikes until she finds a mountain, mines a giant hole with high walls nothing can climb and then spawns enough horses and wolves to fill the pit.

Scientists Find Nessie at Bottom of Loch Ness

Scientists Find Nessie at Bottom of Loch Ness
One of the things that has intrigued me since I was a kid, and picked up a library book about mysteries is the Loch Ness monster. So many people claim to have seen a giant swimming dinosaur-like creature in the waters of the loch, but no scientific evidence has ever been found of the monster.
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UDOO X86 Intel PC with Arduino 101: Double Board Computer

UDOO X86 Intel PC with Arduino 101: Double Board Computer
UDOO makes some of the most popular Arduino-compatible development boards. Now the company is branching out with a dev board that can run desktop operating systems. But the UDOO X86 doesn’t just have Intel inside, it has an entire Arduino board inside it as well.

Figma Metal Gear Solid 2 Gurlukovich Soldier: Not so Spetsnaz

Figma Metal Gear Solid 2 Gurlukovich Soldier: Not so Spetsnaz
Max Factory captures Metal Gear Solid‘s mix of realistic military fiction with Japanese humor in this new Figma of MGS 2’s Gurlukovich Soldier. He’s dressed in full battle gear and comes with a rifle and a knife, but it also comes with a few silly accessories.

DIY Pocket Linux Computer: Nintendo LX

DIY Pocket Linux Computer: Nintendo LX
We’ve seen a Raspberry Pi used as the basis for a normal-sized laptop, but maker Node managed to cram a Pi 2, a keyboard and a 3.5″ touchscreen into a case that’s roughly the size of a Nintendo DS.

Largest K’NEX Ball Contraption Spans More Than 900 Feet

Largest K’NEX Ball Contraption Spans More Than 900 Feet
Like K’NEX building toys? How about mechanical contraptions? Then you are going to love this. Guinness World Records recently certified that this machine built by Austin Granger is the world’s largest K’NEX ball contraption. It was probably also the world’s biggest headache to assemble.

Copycat Art Scratchers: For Feline Art Critics

Copycat Art Scratchers: For Feline Art Critics
Cats have claws, and they aren’t afraid to use them. They will scratch up your rugs, furniture, even fine works of art, all to file down their claws. Never give your cat access to a priceless works of art.

Livia Claims to Stop Period Pains with Electricity

Livia Claims to Stop Period Pains with Electricity
While I can’t speak from direct experience, period pains can be pretty terrible. That said, we guys feel the pain too, since the ladies often give us hell when Aunt Flo is visiting. Some women take painkillers to deal with it, but maybe there is a better way.

Koze Inflatable Hammock Keeps You Koze While Kamping

Koze Inflatable Hammock Keeps You Koze While Kamping
One of the keys to having fun camping is being comfortable. It’s easy enough to be comfortable inside the tent – all you need is one of the plethora of available thin inflatable mattresses to lay on.

AMC Theaters Might Permit Texting in Movies

AMC Theaters Might Permit Texting in Movies
A few weeks back I took my daughter to the theater to see a movie I wasn’t remotely interested in. I did it because she begged and gave me her cute puppy dog face. I’m hoping she hits an awkward stage so some of the power swings back in my direction in the relationship.

Tesla Easter Egg is Mario Kart’s Rainbow Road

Tesla Easter Egg is Mario Kart’s Rainbow Road
The folks who build Tesla cars are my kind of geeks, offering such features as the Spaceballs-inspired Ludicrous Speed on their performance models. Now, check out this short video of a cool Easter egg that Tesla included in its autopilot feature on the Model S.

The Wind Waker Zelda Nendoroid Action Figure Wields the Triforce of Cuteness

The Wind Waker Zelda Nendoroid Action Figure Wields the Triforce of Cuteness
Good Smile Company ensures that its Wind Waker Link Nendoroid won’t go alone by releasing a Nendoroid of the game’s version of Zelda, princess of Hyrule, leader of pirates, and mocker of Link. Zelda looks so pretty in her brightly colored dress and jewelry.

Daenerys Targaryen: Mother of Sodium

Daenerys Targaryen: Mother of Sodium
I’ve turned into a big fan of Game of Thrones over the last few weeks. I have streamed all the episodes of the series from about season three, leading all the way up to the new season coming out this month.

Halo Needler is Massive and Motorized

Halo Needler is Massive and Motorized
Remember back in November when NECA Toys unveiled that epic Halo Needler toy replica? It was listed at around $300 at the time and was made using digital scans from the game. That means it is hella accurate.

DIY Elder Scroll Replica: A Cheap Way to Go Insane

DIY Elder Scroll Replica: A Cheap Way to Go Insane
DIY Prop Shop’s latest project is a replica of the titular artifact in Bethesda’s Elder Scrolls games. This isn’t for newbie makers, but all of the materials are easily found online or in hardware stores and art or crafts supply stores.

This Soft Robot Moves Like an Octopus

This Soft Robot Moves Like an Octopus
Well, it looks like the creatures of the sea aren’t safe from robots taking their jobs either. Researchers in Italy are constructing a multi-armed soft robot that functions both in and out of water. That way we landlubbers can be creeped out by it too.
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