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Arts And Crafts: An Apple Store Diorama

Gary Katz went and made an Apple store diorama out of a shoebox, some construction paper, and a couple iPhones. "Why?" is the question I'm asking myself...
April 28, 2010

Wal-Mart: For All Your Funeral Needs

I don't know how long they've been doing this, but Wal-Mart now sells both coffins and urns for all your funeral needs. Currently the website stocks 14...
October 29, 2009

Hooray?: Microsoft Opening Retail Stores

In a power move of questionable questionableness, Microsoft has decided to open actual brick-and-mortar retail stores. Yay? Nay? Yay-nay? Yay-no? Yay-yo? When Microsoft demoed its retail experience...
February 16, 2009

Augmented Reality Coming To LEGO Retailers

We've already seen several examples of augmented reality here on Geekologie. Some sexier than others. And now the technology may be coming to everybody's favorite modular plastic...
January 30, 2009

Apple Threatens To Close iTunes Store

Apple is threatening to close the iTunes store over a possible royalty hike. The National Music Publishers' Association, which represents the interests of music makers and songwriters...
October 1, 2008

IKEA Turns Japanese Monorail Into Showroom

IKEA, best known for their sweet coffee table that I bought, has turned the Kobe Portliner Monorail of Port Island, Japan into a traveling showroom. As you...
April 11, 2008

Robot Watches Kids While Parents Shop

This scary little bastard is a robotic babysitter developed by Tmsuk and currently being utilized by a retailer in Fukuoka, Japan. It looks like a cross between...
March 25, 2008

Store Camera for Butt

This is one for the geekologie ladies out there, so guys feel free to shield your eyes. A Hub Clothing store in Scottsdale has added a video...
August 10, 2007