Yes! DIY Elf Ears: No Experience Required

We've posted elf ears before here on Geekologie, but those involved some sort of "surgical procedure" and "money". Well now there's an Instructable on how to do...
August 8, 2008

Walking With Dinosaurs: The Live Experience

Remember that BBC series Walking With Dinosaurs that featured CG dinosaurs wandering around eating and killing each other? Yeah, the one you'd get good and high before...
August 8, 2008

The Last Video Game Obama Played Was...

Pong. Jesus, at least lie and say Super Mario Galaxy. But to Obama's credit, when McCain was asked the same question he answered "rolling a hoop down...
August 8, 2008

It's Paper!: Montauk Monster Mystery Solved

Remember Brian Chan? He's Geekologie's Folder In Residence. Well this morning he wrote to let me know he singlehandedly solved the Montauk Monster mystery: It's a single...
August 8, 2008

Dark Knight Interrogation Scene Parody

This is a spoof of the interrogation scene from Dark Knight. One guy is actually playing both parts and it's moderately funny. Now I don't want to...
August 8, 2008

Giant Trackball: Ass-Assisted PC Peripheral

The Backball Chair is actually a giant trackball you can use to control a computer. Designed by Interaction Architecture, it was "specifically intended for use in public...
August 7, 2008

Sure, Why Not?: The How To Tie A Tie Tie

The HowTie from Fred is a tie that features pictorial instructions on how to tie the damn thing. Personally, I think they look like hieroglyphics, but I've...
August 7, 2008

OMGWTFBBQ Casemod, Awesome!

Spotted at QuakeCon 2008, some guy modded his computer to fit inside a barbecue grill. It (as if you couldn't tell) is the awesome. I especially like...
August 7, 2008

Luxeed Colorful Keyboards Now Available

We heard about the Luxeed Dyamic Keyboard a year ago, and now the rainbow peripherals are finally available, for $200. You can choose between a black model...
August 7, 2008

Dark Knight PSAs With Batman And The Joker

This is a public service announcement featuring Batman and The Joker reminding you about the importance of wearing sunscreen. It's one of several announcements made by the...
August 7, 2008

Pure Class (And Alcohol): The Beer Belt

The Beer Belt costs $18 from Urban Outfitters and holds six cans or bottles. But I assume if you're buying this you'll be carrying bottles. And not...
August 6, 2008

Radiohead's House Of Cards In LEGO Form!

Remember Radiohead's House of Cards video that was shot with lasers instead of cameras and then all the data was made available to everyone to do whatever...
August 6, 2008

Star Trek Online Going Online, Sometime

Star Trek Online is going to be unveiled in a little over four days at the Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas (August 10th). Leonard Nimoy is...
August 6, 2008

Man Proposes Using Google Earth Street View

Google recently set up some new Street Views near the Googleplex company headquarters in California. And Google employee Michael Weiss-Malik used the opportunity to re-propose to his...
August 6, 2008

Guy Builds Himself Batman's Tumbler

Bob Dullam went and built himself Batman's Tumbler using nothing but photos of the vehicle and the actual movies. It cost somewhere between $50,000-$70,000 to complete and...
August 6, 2008

Wake Up To Meat: The Wake N' Bacon

The Wake n' Bacon is a collaborative alarm clock design by Matty Sallin, Daniel Bartolini and Hsiao-huh Hsu. It wakes you up with the delicious scent of...
August 5, 2008

Eh: Multi-Touch 3D Hologram Display Is Here

This is a video of Obscura Digital demonstrating their multi-touch software with Musion's Eyeliner 3D holographic projector. It's pretty neat. But you know what? I'm getting sick...
August 5, 2008

Just Because: A Tesla Coil Guitar Amp

Well we've seen Tesla coils making music before, and we've even seen a pretty wicked plasma speaker, and now -- a Tesla coil guitar amp. Unfortunately, I...
August 5, 2008

I Want: This Periodic Coffee Table

This $8,550 Periodic Coffee Table features actual samples of all 92 naturally occurring elements. By embedding all element samples in clear acrylic, they are beautifully presented and...
August 5, 2008

Presidential Candidates Get Own Comics

Barack Obama and that other presidential candidate whose face looks like a gnarled tree trunk (EDIT: Wrong John -- I was thinking Kerry, this guy is actually...
August 5, 2008

Spiderman Costume Replica On eBay

There's a pretty realistic looking Spiderman costume for sale on eBay right now. I'd bid on it, but the seller doesn't look very trustworthy (81.3% positive feedback)....
August 4, 2008

Plastinkuzz: Questionable DJ Scratchers

Plastinkuzz are little stereoscopic cards that you scratch and allegedly sound like a real record. That, of course, is debatable. They're made by Art Lebedev, and come...
August 4, 2008

Legit Looking: Handheld Super Nintendo

This is a handheld Super Nintendo made by some guy that frequents the BenHeck forums (Ben Heck being that guy that's always modding the hell out of...
August 4, 2008

The Shining: Now With More Robots!

I don't really like scary movies because I pissed myself in the theater during Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and all my friends still make fun...
August 4, 2008

Montauk Monster: Interview, Speculation

Well forks -- can I call you forks? Good, anyway my loyal sporks, the Montauk Monster mystery has been solved. Turns out it was my sister. Haha,...
August 4, 2008