This demo — from Pattie Maes’ lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry — was the buzz of TED. It’s a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine “Minority Report” and then some.
The Roswell watch has everything to please the sci-fi geek within us: Alien remains, the barren soil of a distant, unknown world, and the exploded gears of an unearthly aircraft. This watch is part of Romain Jerome’s Moon Dust DNA collection, and unfortunately, for geeks who have really deep pockets, only 9 units will be […]
If you’re the kind of person who has trouble solving a Rubik’s Cute, then the following will probably turn you quite mad. The Petaminx is a face turning dodecahedral puzzle with 4 slices per face. It was completely custom-made by Jason Smith of PuzzleForge.com, who will be putting it for auction later this week on […]
Finally, someone got the brilliant idea to create key-shaped USB keys, complete with little holes that work with your keychain. Simply brilliant. The three models, PassKey iamaKey and itsaKey, can accommodate microSD cards, with the last two adding 4 and 8GB of storage. Price and availability to be announced. [Via Engadget]
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, we’ve got the Canon PowerShot SD770IS digital camera priced at $144.94, shipping included. This is one of the best point and shoot cameras out there folks, so if you’re looking for a cheap, high quality camera, this one is worth checking out. Canon’s PowerShot SD770IS digital camera […]
This video, which shows what Microsoft thinks await us in the next decade, was presented a few days ago by Microsoft’s Business Division president Stephen Elop at the Wharton Business Conference. Now a lot of you will probably think that the presentation is nothing but eye candy, but in this case, I disagree. I really […]
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.