Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Page 6 of 19

Tag: Hack

Guy Makes His Own Light-up Nike MAGs, Still No Power Laces

Guy Makes His Own Light-up Nike MAGs, Still No Power Laces
Remember how a little while back, Nike finally released its Back to the Future-inspired Nike MAG sneakers. Sure, it was for a good cause, but you’re probably not wearing a pair unless you had had a few thousand dollars to spare.

Wasabi 360 Ultra Lets Run Xbox 360 Game ISOs Direct from Hard Drive

Wasabi 360 Ultra Lets Run Xbox 360 Game ISOs Direct from Hard Drive
If you’ve ever wondered how much faster your Xbox 360 might play if the games weren’t loaded from its relatively pokey DVD drive, and instead loaded directly from a speedy hard drive, you’re about to find out.

Siri Hacked to iPhone 3GS: Siri, Tell Apple to Make This Official

Siri Hacked to iPhone 3GS: Siri, Tell Apple to Make This Official
While a version of iOS 5 is available for other iOS devices aside from the iPhone 4S, only Apple’s latest phone can run Siri, the much-hyped virtual assistant. Officially, that is. A trio of developers have conclusively proved that older hardware can handle Siri, in this case the iPhone 3GS.

Kickstarter Project Turns the Gameboy into a Musical Instrument

Kickstarter Project Turns the Gameboy into a Musical Instrument
The Nintendo Gameboy. One of the most iconic portable gaming systems in the history of video games. Its brick-sized form has occupied many a nerd for hours on end with it’s monochrome green-grey display and carnival like sounds.

The Louisville Decapitron Will Kill Zombies, Highlander Immortals

The Louisville Decapitron Will Kill Zombies, Highlander Immortals
If you are shopping for a new weapon that will behead undead Zombies and immortals alike, there can be only one DIY project for you and this is it. The aptly named Louisville Decapitron will make short work of necks so that heads roll cleanly off of gently falling bodies.

Apple Has Siri and Microsoft Has…GLaDOS? [Kinect Hack]

Apple Has Siri and Microsoft Has…GLaDOS? [Kinect Hack]
Owners of the iPhone 4S have their own virtual assistant in the form of the helpful and mostly respectful Siri. But if Corey Thomas gets his way, all PC users can have their own voice-activated virtual assistant too.

Siri Ported to iPhone 4!

Siri Ported to iPhone 4!
If you are an iPhone 4 user and the only thing from the new iPhone 4S you are sad to be missing is Siri, check this out. A pair of hackers claims to have made a fully functional port of Siri to the iPhone 4S.

Doggy Tank Costume Sure to Drop Land Mines

Doggy Tank Costume Sure to Drop Land Mines
If you have one of those tiny little yapping dogs and plan to take him or her out Trick or Treating this year, this is the best costume ever. Turn that little beast into a tank.

Tazer Gloves Made from Altoids Tins: For That Curiously Strong Punch

Tazer Gloves Made from Altoids Tins: For That Curiously Strong Punch
I never thought I would live in a time where real life Superheros actually roam our streets, fighting crime. Well, they do and I do. And it’s nice to see that people are creating some useful gadgets for them to use while fighting crime.

CubeStormer II LEGO Robot Now Holds World Record for Solving the Rubik’s Cube

CubeStormer II LEGO Robot Now Holds World Record for Solving the Rubik’s Cube
I can’t solve a Rubik’s Cube to save my life. Robots don’t have that problem. There are smart humans out there that can solve it fast though. The current official human record for a Rubik’s cube 3×3 puzzle is just 5.66 seconds.

Kinect Banking: Pay Your Bills Using Xbox Kinect

Kinect Banking: Pay Your Bills Using Xbox Kinect
Are you worried about the fact that your bank doesn’t allow you to handle your transactions by using gestures? (Well, there’s the one fingered gesture that we would all sometimes like to flip all of our banks.)

Major Android Security Hole Discovered in HTC Android Phones

Major Android Security Hole Discovered in HTC Android Phones
This is not good news if you are an HTC Android smartphone owner you need to pay attention. Apparently, a giant security flaw has surfaced that is common to all the Android devices HTC makes. The issue that allows for the exploit is something to do with a custom file HTC uses in Android.

Imperial March on Floppy Drives: the Empire Strikes Hack

Imperial March on Floppy Drives: the Empire Strikes Hack
What is it with floppy disks and the Imperial March? I’m sure many of you have seen this video of a floppy disk and a floppy drive playing Darth Vader’s theme. And if there are two of them on YouTube, there must be more out there.

Toilet Paper Printer, Surprisingly Not Called a Wipe-jet

Toilet Paper Printer, Surprisingly Not Called a Wipe-jet
Mario Lukas apparently likes to read his memos on toilet paper, since he created this printer that uses toilet paper rolls instead of traditional A4 sheets. Lukas created this TP printer as an entry in a hardware hacking contest called “Mach flott den Schrott” that was being held by German technology magazine c’t.

Android MegaPad Concept: a Window to Future iMacs?

Android MegaPad Concept: a Window to Future iMacs?
With Apple slowly integrating touch-friendly icons and other functionality to their desktop operating system, I think it’s only a matter of time before we see touchscreen iMacs. But it looks like one man just beat them to it. 

Wii Games Now on Android Devices Thanks to a Clever Hack

Wii Games Now on Android Devices Thanks to a Clever Hack
Want to play Wii games on your Android tablet? Well, one man has figured out how to play Wii games on his Android tablet. We aren’t sure why, but the deed is done.

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation Click to DisableClick to Enable