TwistTogether Lamps Look Pretty Okay

TwistTogether lamps twist together. Each brick has several twist-together points and can be attached to one another in a variety of different positions. You can connect as...
December 7, 2007

Impress Your Date With A Car Of The Future

Want to impress your friends and possibly score a girlfriend? How about purchasing this sweet-ass "Fastlane" car of the future? You can "Buy It Now" on eBay...
December 7, 2007

Huge Tetris Game Played On Dorm Building

Large tetris games have been seen here before, but this one is actually real. The old one was a bunch of Russian students (probably drunk on potato...
December 7, 2007

Star Wars Plug And Play Video Game

A new plug and play video game is available this holiday season, for the Star Wars lover in your family. It costs $25 and features a Millinnium...
December 7, 2007

56 Geeks Poster For Your Basement Wall

Scott Johnson, a geek, made a poster identifying 56 different types of geeks. I'm sure there are more, but it's a good start. They're available from myextralife...
December 7, 2007

'Robot Guitar' Doesn't Need You To Tune It

Gibson's Limited Edition First Run of their 'Robot Guitar' drops tomorrow at select locations (10 per store). The guitar tunes itself. That's what it does. It's a...
December 6, 2007

World's Highest Commercial Bungee Jump

The world's highest commercial bungee jump is at the Macau Tower in China. You leap from 233 meters (764 feet, or about 61 floors). It looks pretty...
December 6, 2007

Home Audio Servers Feature Artistic Cases

Karim Rashid, an artist I've never heard of, was commissioned to add some flair to Olive's OPUS Nº5 Digital Audio Server '08 Edition. As you can see...
December 6, 2007

A Screen In Your Tie? Sure, Why Not?

ETRI has been showing off their flexible little OLED displays lately sewn into a number of different pieces of clothing. In the future, applications of flexible display...
December 6, 2007

Eye Candy: Pac-Man Christmas Tree

The Pac-Man Christmas Tree is stunning. It's "a fully-animated version of the classic arcade game, rendered across thousands of colored LEDs." Granted "fully-animated" in this case means...
December 6, 2007

Expensively Dim Lighting: The Dandelight

The Dandelight is a very cleverly named product. By combining the words 'dandelion' and 'light' you get 'dandelight', which, at no additional cost to you, contains the...
December 6, 2007

Thought Screen Helmet: Stop Alien Abductions

Stopabductions.com has nothing to do with kids being snatched by men in unmarked white vans who wave candy around. No, we're talking alien abductions here. The site...
December 5, 2007

Metroid Arcade Game Looks Reaaal Nice

Some guy built a Metroid inspired arcade cabinet complete with Mother Brain viewing box in the side and a bunch of real nice artwork. The thing is...
December 5, 2007

Billboard Identity Crisis: May Be A Power Plant

This is a current billboard advertisement being run by Pacific Gas and Electric. The board generates 3.4Kw of electricity per day under optimal conditions (allegedly the amount...
December 5, 2007

Helicopter With Automatic 12-Gauge Shotgun

The AutoCopter Gunship is the toy I always wanted growing up. It's a helicopter with a freaking Auto Assault-12 Full-Auto Shotgun by Military Police Systems attached. The...
December 5, 2007

Beer Mug Counts Your Calories, You Lady

A Japanese company is selling a beer mug that shows how many calories are in the amount of beer you're guzzling. According to the mug 300ml of...
December 5, 2007

Nintendo NES Actually A PC, Emulator

Some man in France stuffed a PC into an old NES console and packed the thing with emulators for NES, SNES, N64 and PS2. The computer has...
December 5, 2007

Emoticon Stamp For Analog Correspondence

I rarely send analog letters anymore because it's too damn time consuming and my handwriting looks the same as it did when I was three. :-( Which...
December 5, 2007

Liquid Sculptures Are Amazing To Look At

Martin Waugh's Liquid Sculptures are actually "high-resolution photographs taken at high speeds." And damn are they mesmerizing to look at. I orchestrate these sculptures by accurately aiming...
December 4, 2007

Little Recordable CD Looks Like 3.5" Floppy

Designboom is selling floppy disk CDRs. They're really just little 80mm disks in the little cases, but whatever. Each has a 200 MB capacity and comes with...
December 4, 2007

New Camera Powered By Fluorescent Light

NEC has developed wireless cameras that are powered by fluorescent tubes. You just put the ring-shaped component around a bulb and you're good to go. The device...
December 4, 2007

Christmas List: R/C Car Metal Detector

The London Science Museum added metal detecting technology to an R/C car so you can find treasure and have fun at the same time. The car beeps...
December 4, 2007

Cigarette Lighter Flashlight For Your Car

The Spotlight Rechargeable LED Light ($15) is a little flashlight that charges in you car's 12 volt cigarette lighter. It's got a high output 0.5 watt LED,...
December 4, 2007

Wii Mod: Looks Less Like A White Box

Kypes, a modder on Acidmods, pimped out his Wii with a "black face and stand, clear sides, painted Disk Drive and LEDs". It's also got an "additional...
December 4, 2007

The Future Of Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

The 12th Robo-One Grand Championship took place in Japan over the weekend, featuring the best two-legged robots duking it out in boxing-style matches. Needless to say it...
December 3, 2007

VRX Mach 4 Racing Simulator Seems Legit

Typically I question the merit of racing/flight simulators, but the VRX Mach 4 actually seems legitimate. Granted it probably costs more than my house, but that's beside...
December 3, 2007

Robot Seal Is Your Grandma's Best Friend

Palo the robotic seal was recently displayed at the International Robot Exhibition in Tokyo. The furry little bastard is capable of learning the name you give it,...
December 3, 2007

Recycled Computer Ornaments Are Geeky

These CD and Circuit Board Christmas Tree Decorations are just the thing to show your eco-friendly, geeky side this holiday season. Decorate your Christmas tree with these...
December 3, 2007

Thor Helmet Is Plastic But Shoots Fire

What you see here is a replica Thor helmet ($550). It's made of plastic but has "copper flame tubes raised above the helmet so that there is...
December 3, 2007

U.S. Patent 6,681,419: Urinal Headrest

U.S. Patent 6,681,419 describes a headrest to be installed above urinals so when you're pass-out drunk you can still piss without falling over. It's ridiculous. And judging...
December 3, 2007