By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] Have you ever been in a social situation that you wish you could get out of? Maybe a terrible blind date? Or perhaps someone stops you in the street and starts talking non-stop? Do you also have an iPhone? Well, if so, there is a solution at hand to […]
The Star Wars official online shop has all sorts of interesting toys, not that I would buy anything from there mind you… or would I? Anyways, here’s my latest coup de foudre, courtesy of the Dark Lord himself. Even though the Darth Vader Toaster isn’t as advanced as some of the fancy bread burners out […]
In the following video presentation, the Inventables guys, Zach Kaplan and Keith Schacht, demo some amazing new materials and how we might use them in the near future. Look for squishy magnets, odor-detecting ink, “dry” liquid and a very surprising 10-foot pole. Enjoy the show!
A lot of people, including me, think that mice are cute little creatures. But no one I know would like to have the little pests roaming free inside their home. Not only can mice contaminate your dry food stock and clothing with their droppings and urine, but they are also known to gnaw on electrical […]
I just ordered this today for my son from Thinkgeek. Ok, ok, not ONLY for my son. God, I can’t believe I’m 34 and still buying toys like these. I think I’m a lost cause. This battery powered wand features a mini Van de Graaff generator inside. Push a button on the handle and the […]
Now all I can say after seeing this is: Wow. I have no idea how much building this automated underground garage must have cost, but I’m sure it approaches the cost of a small house, and this is without mentioning the value of the cars hidden inside. [Via Giz]
TMCO, a manufacturer of metal products from Lincoln, Nebraska, recently held an open house party where they used one of their factory robots to pour beer to guests. If you keep on watching till the end, you’ll even see that the robot encourages tipping! A hat tip to the guys at TMCO for finding such […]
By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] If you’re one of the mad few who has started Christmas shopping early this year, then here’s a gift suggestion for the computer crazy geek in the family – a hound on heat that loves to hump computers! Yes, so tacky even the Shopping Channel took a pass! For […]