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Tag: Remote Controlled

Scale R/C Shopping Carts Perfect for Tiny Grocery Runs

Scale R/C Shopping Carts Perfect for Tiny Grocery Runs
Shopping cart races were one of the more wacky things that people used to do before all the stores made it so you couldn’t remove shopping carts from their parking lots. Now you can recreate that pastime in miniature, with these remote-controlled shopping carts.

Nikko VaporizR Amphibious R/C Car Goes from Land to Water and Back Again

Nikko VaporizR Amphibious R/C Car Goes from Land to Water and Back Again
R/C cars can be fun, but if you accidentally crash yours into the swimming pool, it’s probably a goner. Not so with this one, which can not only run on dry land, but can drive in water or snow.
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Is This Robot the Greatest Toy in the Universe?

Is This Robot the Greatest Toy in the Universe?
Jaimie Mantzel is excited about the new toy that he invented. With good reason. He even has a toy company on board to help produce his walking robot toy. He’s calling this prototype robot the “greatest toy in the universe.”

Sighted: People Flying Over New York City

Sighted: People Flying Over New York City
Sometimes I wonder why people use the phrase “when pigs fly” when they try to convey that something is impossible. Shouldn’t they say something like “when humans fly,” since scientists could one day genetically modify pigs to give them wings?

R/C Inflatable R2-D2 Announced After Epic Space-Licensing Battle

R/C Inflatable R2-D2 Announced After Epic Space-Licensing Battle
Bladez Toyz, that British retailer where you can meet all of your R/C helicopter needs, recently decided that it wanted to add Star Wars themed remote control items to its Pump and Play sets. LucasArts, as always, was reluctant to give licensing rights, but after a difficult series of negotiations, Bladez secured the ability to produce these toys.

Remote-Controlled Trash Can: Wall-E’s Great Grandfather

Remote-Controlled Trash Can: Wall-E’s Great Grandfather
The Dustbox R/C is an even more practical and lazy user-friendly invention than the remote-controlled PC casemod. You’ll probably be searching for trash to throw just so you can summon it with the included remote control.

LanZilla RC Casemod: Off-Road Computing

LanZilla RC Casemod: Off-Road Computing
Having a moveable computer case won’t come in handy in daily use, but it would save you a lot of time and back pain when you do need to move or transport it. Which is why I envy Stephen Popa – not only does his PC case have wheels, it’s actually a remote controlled car, so he can have fun with it even when the PC is turned off.

Swann Unveils New RC Helicopters with Camera on Board

Swann Unveils New RC Helicopters with Camera on Board
I have spent my share of time flying around the Swann original quad copters, and they are a ton of fun. The little helicopters are made for flying indoors and are small enough that you can have fun even in a small apartment.

Kinect-Controlled Cat Brushing Robot: One Small Step for Robot, One Giant Motion-Controlled Leap for Mankind

Kinect-Controlled Cat Brushing Robot: One Small Step for Robot, One Giant Motion-Controlled Leap for Mankind
The inverse proportion of awesome Kinect hacks to decent Kinect games continues. Software engineer Taylor Veltrop used a combination of store-bought items and his non-store-bought brain to come up with a robot that mimics his movements sends video back to him in real-time.

Remote Controlled Steam Trike Runs on Vapors, Driven by Teddy Bear

Remote Controlled Steam Trike Runs on Vapors, Driven by Teddy Bear
Think you’ve got a bad-ass remote-control car? Well despite being painted pink, this three-wheeled R/C monster looks like it could eat most cheap plastic cars for lunch.

Baja 5SC 1:5th Scale R/C Truck Could Eat Your R/C Car for Lunch

Baja 5SC 1:5th Scale R/C Truck Could Eat Your R/C Car for Lunch
I enjoy remote-controlled cars and trucks as much as the next guy, but I had no idea that you could actually buy ones that are this huge, and drive this fast.

Lazer Stunt Chaser: A Pet You Can Wreck

Lazer Stunt Chaser: A Pet You Can Wreck
Stop trying to make your cat – or dog, iguana, little brother etc. – follow your laser pointer; he’ll never be as awesome or as funny as the other pets on YouTube. Save yourself the effort and get yourself a Lazer Stunt Chaser.

German Effects Firm Builds RED Epic Octocopter

German Effects Firm Builds RED Epic Octocopter
In the world of high-end cameras for shooting movies and video, the RED brand is at the top. These cameras are so awesome that they are what major directors are now using to film Hollywood blockbusters.

iPet Companion for People Who Can’t Bear to Leave Their Pets Alone

iPet Companion for People Who Can’t Bear to Leave Their Pets Alone
When I first brought my Shih Tzu puppy home, I spent every waking moment I had feeding, training, and playing with her. Of course, I can only do that during the weekends, because I still have to go to work.

US Army Orders a Bunch of Rolling Recon Scout XT Robots

US Army Orders a Bunch of Rolling Recon Scout XT Robots
The military is quickly adopting all sorts of robots and unmanned hardware for the battlefield in an effort to protect soldiers as much as they can be protected while fighting. One of the things that the military is doing is adding more robots to the field to allow the soldiers to see around corners and check out suspicious things they find without risking harm.

LANDBEARSHARK Motorized Skateboard with Treads: Another Way to Die?

LANDBEARSHARK Motorized Skateboard with Treads: Another Way to Die?
Ever since I first saw motorized skateboards, I always thought that there were a really great way to get around. Now that I’m older and saner, I know for a fact that these contraptions can’t be too safe, especially when you don’t have many ways of slowing down.
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