Halloween Alert: Transformer Costumes

It seems like today is theme day at Geekologie. Two shotgun posts, and now another transformer post. Whee! For those of you struggling to get a Halloween...
October 12, 2007

URWERK 201 Watch Is The Nastiness

The URWERK 201 is not just a watch that tells time in a unique way, no sir -- it's a watch that tells time in a unique...
October 12, 2007

Now You Can 'Call Shotgun', Literally

Alexander Reh designed the 'Fully Loaded' chair awhile ago, but now has 30 available for purchase. You have to contact him for pricing information though (read: they're...
October 12, 2007

Pet Finder Locates Pets, Deafens Them

The Pet Finder from GadgetsUK consists of a remote control and a pet locating siren beacon you attach to your pet's collar. When they're asleep you jam...
October 12, 2007

Push-up Counter Is Far Too Futuristic For Me

Gotta love Japan. They make every product ever. Take this marvel of modern technology -- the push-up counter ($15). Someone must have traveled far into the distant...
October 11, 2007

Toyota iReal Is A Wheelchair On Steroids

Is it an armchair? Is it a Hover-round? What the hell is it? It's Toyota's new mobility concept, the i-Real. The seat moves from an upright position...
October 11, 2007

Apple Laptop Catches Fire Under Bed

Jimm Lasser pushed his Apple G4 Laptop under the bed after a "late night email session". Later he was woken up by a "FFFFFffffffff" sound, which was,...
October 11, 2007

The Office Collar: Mind Your Own Business

The Office Collar was designed by Simone Brewster. They're constructed of white leather, and come in a variety of shapes depending on what sort of task you're...
October 11, 2007

Toilet House Won't Flush, Smells Like Ass

In celebration of the first General Assembly of the World Toilet Association, the founder, Sim Jae-duck had this commode house built south of Seoul. The home boasts...
October 11, 2007

Honda's Puyo Is Soft, Does 360s In Place

Not to be outdone by Nissan and their cute little Pivo 2 Honda showed off the Puyo (which I thought was Spanish for a woman's genitals) concept...
October 11, 2007

Vader Flashlight Is Not What I Remember

Because that last post got me thinking about the awesomeness of Star Wars, I bring you the Darth Vader flashlight. It's a flashlight that plays Star Wars...
October 10, 2007

Star Trek Casket And Urn, For Dead Dorks

Eternal Image, a manufacturer of "brand name funerary products that celebrate the passions of life" is releasing a line of Star Trek inspired products. And if Star...
October 10, 2007

Detector Shirt Finds WiFi Hotspots

The WiFi detector shirt from ThinkGeek finds WiFi connections and displays signal strength by lighting up the blue bars. Currently, the shirt is only capable of detecting...
October 10, 2007

Real Life External Recycle Bin, Just Because

The Tempo 250GB External Recycling Bin is exactly what it sounds like. Whenever you delete files they're automatically copied to the Tempo drive. As you throw more...
October 10, 2007

Transforming Kitchen Transforms, Is White

Grandma's Kitchen, from designers Melanie Olle and Ilja Oelschlägel, transforms from a wall into a kitchen, then into a dining room. Designed to invoke the coziness of...
October 9, 2007

Lightning Alarm Clock Shocks You Awake

Okay, the clock doesn't actually shock you in the traditional sense. It just makes crackling and buzzing electrical noises to wake you up. It also has a...
October 9, 2007

Vertical Soccer Game 10 Stories Up

This video is of an Adidas billboard in Tokyo where two players are suspended by ropes and kick a tethered soccer ball around. They keep calling it...
October 9, 2007

Nissan's Pivo 2 Concept Car Is Nuts

Nissan recently unveiled their Pivo 2 concept car. It has a 360-degree rotating cabin, and rotating wheels so you can parallel park by driving straight into the...
October 9, 2007

Credit Card Reminder For Heavy Drinkers

The Doberman Credit Card Reminder is a device that reminds you to get your credit card back from the bartender at the end of the night. You...
October 9, 2007

Energy Bucket Collects Solar Energy, Glows

The Energy Bucket, from designer Stefano Merlo, is a bucket with a solar panel top. At nightfall the bucket uses the energy collected during the day to...
October 9, 2007

Light-Emitting Wallpaper Is Cool, May Work

Jonas Samson, who may in fact be the homeless looking vagrant in the picture, has allegedly created light-emitting wallpaper. When in the 'off' position, you've got boring...
October 9, 2007

How About A Gold & Diamonds Macbook Pro

Computer Choppers just finished work on a 24k Gold and Diamonds Macbook Pro. If you can't tell what that is from the name or picture, you may...
October 9, 2007

Scale Gives Your Weight In Animals

The Animal Scale doesn't have any numbers on it, just animals. It goes from baby rabbit to bear, with a bunch of other animals in the middle....
October 8, 2007

Stanley Watch Has Calculator, Tape Measure

The Stanley Calculator Ruler Watch is just that -- a watch made by Stanley that adds, measures distances up to six inches, AND tells time. What functionality....
October 8, 2007

Interactive LED Coffee Table Lights Up

The Interactive LED Coffee Table, designed by Because We Can and Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories, is a coffee table with LEDs that is interactive. They are motion...
October 8, 2007

A High Tech Cross For Jesus Lovers

The WL777PB Blue LED Cross is a very high tech cross indeed. I mean, it has blue LEDs. Talk about futuristic. Not only that, it comes with...
October 8, 2007

UPDATE: Life Size X-Wing Flight Video

Andy Woerner and his friends built a life size X-Wing Fighter and are going to set that bitch off on in California on October 10th. It's 21-feet...
October 8, 2007

Robot Suit Makes You Strong, Look Stupid

Scientists at the Kanagawa Institute of Technology in Japan unveiled their air-pressure robot suit at a recent trade fair. The long term goal of the technology is...
October 8, 2007