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LifePrint Wireless Photo Printer Lets You Share Photos Online and Offline

LifePrint Wireless Photo Printer Lets You Share Photos Online and Offline
Many of us stock our photos only as digital copies, but a new company called LifePrint might get you back to printing photographs. The company’s eponymous device lets you print photos wirelessly wherever you are and makes it easy to share photos with other LifePrint users.

Droplet Sprinkler Targets Plants to Save Water: Sniper Medic

Droplet Sprinkler Targets Plants to Save Water: Sniper Medic
Traditional sprinklers simply spread water over an area, which leads to lots of water wasted and uneven watering. Droplet wants to change all that with its eponymous robot. Instead of blindly spraying water around like Bill & Lance with a Spread gun, Droplet knows where your plants are and aims at them like Mr.

Mi.Mu Gesture Control Music Glove: New Wave

Mi.Mu Gesture Control Music Glove: New Wave
The very talented musician Imogen Heap and her colleagues at Mi.Mu are working on a glove that will allow you to make music by moving your fingers and hands. Think Minority Report, but instead of flipping screens around your movements create sounds.

Star Trek Captain Picard Jacket Replica: The Previous Generation

Star Trek Captain Picard Jacket Replica: The Previous Generation
An imaginary thinking cap? Pfff. The next time you’re in a quandary, put on this replica of Captain Jean-Luc Picard’s jacket and let the cerebral hero of Star Trek: The Next Generation be your spirit animal.

Alien Warrior & Big Chap 1/2 Scale Busts: Walletbursters

Alien Warrior & Big Chap 1/2 Scale Busts: Walletbursters
Sideshow Collectibles will release two Xenomorph busts this year. Both the Big Chap and the Alien Warrior will be in “Legendary Scale”, the toy maker’s term for 1:2 scale. Unless we’re talking about a Super Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann scale model, I refuse to call anything that’s half the size of the original “Legendary”.

Analogue Nt Plays NES & Famicom Games: 2000-in-1

Analogue Nt Plays NES & Famicom Games: 2000-in-1
Boutique video game shop Analogue Interactive announced that it’s going to release Analogue Nt, a retro console that can play both NES and Famicom cartridges. That’s double the library. Double the dribble. Double the dragon. And probably quintuple the Mario clones.

OpenPool Augmented Reality Kit Adds Visual Effects to Billiard Tables: Trick Shots

OpenPool Augmented Reality Kit Adds Visual Effects to Billiard Tables: Trick Shots
Pool tables come in hundreds of different styles, but if you really want to make your setup unique, check out OpenPool. It’s an augmented reality system that lets you project visual effects on the bed that react to the motion of the balls.

Illucia Controller Connects Hardware & Software Even if They Weren’t Meant for Each Other

Illucia Controller Connects Hardware & Software Even if They Weren’t Meant for Each Other
Hey there maker. Have you run out of toys to tinker with? Have you refurbished all of the gizmos in your local junk shop? Have you written programs to automate every appliance in your house? Chris Novello has something that should keep you occupied for a long time.

iFixit Refurbisher’s Toolkit Lets You Open & Clean Consoles & Other Electronics

iFixit Refurbisher’s Toolkit Lets You Open & Clean Consoles & Other Electronics
…or at least try to do so. The electronics repair specialists at iFixit put together a set of tools that will help you dust off and possibly even repair a variety of gadgets. It comes with spudgers, tweezers, cleaning swabs, and most importantly a 28-bit driver set that works with a variety of screw heads and sizes.

Mass Effect N7 Leather Jacket: Omni-cool

Mass Effect N7 Leather Jacket: Omni-cool
You can easily find replicas of the leather jacket that male Commander Shepard wears during off days in Mass Effect 3. But this April BioWare is going to release an official and limited edition of the casual wear.

BigRep One 3D Printer is Big Enough to Print Furniture: 3DXL

BigRep One 3D Printer is Big Enough to Print Furniture: 3DXL
It’s not the world’s largest 3D printer, but the BigRep One still dwarfs most of the consumer 3D printers available today. With a build volume of 1.3 cubic meters, it’s big enough to print furniture in one piece.

King’s Assembly Keyboard & Mouse Hybrid Will Have you T-rexin’

King’s Assembly Keyboard & Mouse Hybrid Will Have you T-rexin’
We’ve featured a couple of unusual keyboard and mouse hybrid devices, but so far it looks like people like their devices just as they are – separate and not looking like devices you’d use to pilot an alien spaceship.

Star Wars 30-foot Cross Stitch: The Coruscant Tapestry

Star Wars 30-foot Cross Stitch: The Coruscant Tapestry
Last year we saw a 24-foot long print that depicts the history of Doctor Who, which was inspired by the mysterious Bayeux Tapestry. The talented pop artist Aled Lewis was also inspired by the relic to make an illustrated history, this time of Star Wars.

Sinister Adjustable Gamepad for PC: G.A.M.E.P.A.D.

Sinister Adjustable Gamepad for PC: G.A.M.E.P.A.D.
A company called Tivitas is working on the gamepad equivalent of Mad Catz’ R.A.T. mice, and then some. It’s called the Sinister, a glove-shaped gamepad that’s adjustable in different aspects. It also has a haptic feedback technology that’s supposedly more nuanced compared to the rumble motors used in most gamepads.

PIXEL V2 Pixel Art LED Frame: More Features, More Accesories, Same Great Resolution

PIXEL V2 Pixel Art LED Frame: More Features, More Accesories, Same Great Resolution
I was going to talk about a pixel art LED display that’s currently raising funds on Kickstarter when I remembered that I already saw something much better: Al Linke’s PIXEL. It turns out he’s also raising funds on Kickstarter for PIXEL V2, an improved version of his display.

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.