A Japanese ringtone provider has recently started selling ringtones that, according to scientific studies, can unblock your stuffy, runny nose. The treatment, which is composed of various unmelodious sounds and vibrations, is applied by holding your mobile to the bridge of your nose for 30 seconds while it is ringing. These ringtones are apparently not […]
Minifigs worldwide tremble before Ogre, a Lego Mindstorm assault tank that could kick your butt and lay waste to your world in less time it took me to say it. Ogre is a “Tank” built around a Zamor launching system nicknamed “Hailstorm”. It uses three XL PF motors, controlled either by a standard PF remote, […]
For today’s deal of the day, we’ve got the 52″ Toshiba REGZA 52RV535U HDTV going for $1,199.98, shipping included. This baby features full 1080p HDTV resolution with SRT (Super Resolution Technology), and a 14-bit internal digital video processor. I don’t think I’ve ever seen such a great deal on a quality 1080p 52″ HDTV screen […]
Have you ever noticed that through the years, trends appear where when you’re a guy, looking like an unkempt slob actually becomes fashionable? During those times, achieving the perfect sexy geek look is easy; just don’t shave for a few days, and be sure to use the Uncomb! The Uncomb will allow you to have […]
In the following video demo, VMWare introduces their new virtual machine solution for smartphones. Just like their other virtualization products, this one will allow users to load multiple operating systems on a single mobile device. Unfortunately, for now, the product will only work on smartphones featuring processors of ARM Cortex-A8 or Cortex-A9 designs.
If you think the sound that comes out of your TV set is produced by simple speakers, you’re probably wrong… at least if you own a Loewe TV that is.
3D interfaces are generally a bad idea and usually impede user experience rather than improve it, but since the 3D implementation on this cell phone UI is minimal, I think it really does bring an interesting touch to it. The concept, which gives traditionally flat interface elements a very convincing sense of depth and layering, […]
Yikes! I know times are hard, but come on, bluetooth headsets can be had for less than $20 online now. [Via TechEblog]
Since the story of the BristleBots was published here on Friday, Lenore Edman at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories spoke to developer Pat Murphy at Klutz about the BristleBots. Murphy then posted a report at Scholastic’s website and at Klutz. We spoke about our shared commitment to making science and technology accessible to children. We began […]
When Bluetooth, Car Phone, and CrackBerry team up, that condescending iPhone only gets what he deserves. [Via MUO]
Every parent knows it. A roaming baby is just like a little tornado, leaving everything in the house strewn about. Unless closely monitored (and shouldn’t they always be?), they just love to regurgitate on the floor, put soil from potted plants all around the place, and make a mess out of everything they touch. But […]
By Miss Cellania Contributing Writer, [GAS] Over a year ago, Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories posted instructions for making a BristleBot, a cute little robot made from a toothbrush, a battery, and a vibrating motor from a pager. I thought it was a great idea, easy to make, worth posting at other sites. The real fun […]