Life-Size Lego Forest

To celebrate the 50th year since the first LEGO block landed on their chunk of the world, Australia is going all out with a year-long “Festival of Play.” They’ve got a whole heap of activities going on for the celebrations, mostly based in Sydney, including an awesome complete LEGO brick scale model of Rome’s Colosseum! […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 70% Off MiniSuit Microfiber Leather Case Cover for the new iPad, iPad 3, iPad 2 – $14.95

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has a MiniSuit Microfiber Leather Case Cover for the new iPad, iPad 3, iPad 2 for just $14.95. That’s 70% off the case’s usual retail price of $49.95. Introducing MiniSuit’s newest Microfiber Slim Jacket Case for The New iPad 3 (iPad 3rd Generation). This 2-in-1 case […]

Roachbot: Now with iOS controls

Designed for all those horrible people who want to mess with those of us a little bit terrified of the insect famous for never freaking dying (even though they’re actually rather harmless), the Roachbot is a remote controlled cockroach from Japan. And I suppose it’s been popular enough that it has warranted an “upgrade” to […]

Call on the Dark Knight Yourself!

Ever had a problem so impossible to solve that you are sure if superheroes existed, then you would definitely be a candidate for their attention? I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that I’m sure we have all been there. Well now you can try your luck with Batman, calling for […]

Geeky Apple Merch…from 1986 [Pics]

This might just be why geeks weren’t considered quite as sexy in 1986 as they are in the 21st century. Aren’t the kiddies just the cutest?! I still would have totally worn this back then though…I mean come on. [Via Technology Digital]

E-Cigarette Sparks Terror Alert

Electronic cigarettes are billed as being healthier for the lungs and other organs. But for one user of the device — and dozens of people nearby — it turned out to have some unwelcome effects on the heart rate. Armed police closed Britain’s M6 toll road motorway (equivalent to a US expressway) yesterday morning and […]

Google’s Project Glass Moving Forward

At Google’s I/O conference the giant company offered developers the chance to be the first to get their hands on the revolutionary Project Glass augmented reality devices in a Glass Explorer edition. The glasses are pretty incredible tech with some really intriguing possibilities, changing the way we share our personal experiences. From creating more realistic […]

Apple pays $60 million for “iPad”

Apple has agreed to pay $60 million for the rights to use the name iPad inChina. It could have been a lot worse however: the payment settled a lawsuit claiming $1.6 billion. The case came about because the Chinese firm Proview registered the name iPad (or rather IPAD) in 2000. Apple doesn’t dispute that Proview […]

For the Athletic BatGeek

For those who aren’t quite into the juvenile fun of the batpack and who might be searching for a less “out-there” way to express their love of the Dark Knight. This hoodie is pretty toned down, while still quite prominently bat-geeky. It’s a perfect balance of the preppy-chic and the sexy geek no? [$49.50-53.50 from […]

Swordsicles and Chill Axes

Oh what a glorious way to ride out the coming summer sun. Have epic battles with your tongue. The potential for innuendo is too irresistible not to slurp down these beautiful tasty treats seductively, if just to make friends look sour at my sense of humour. Just me? [$19.65 on Amazon, £5.95 on] If […]

TMNT Shell Backpack [Pic]

Loved the idea but not enough of a fan of the Dark Knight to enjoy the Batpack? Have an affinity for turtles with ninja skills and named after famous artists? Then the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles shell backpack is for you! [$44.50 from Hot Topic or $32.95 at Amazon]