By Mark O’Neill How’s this for the ultimate in geek-gear? Over at Instructables, you can find out how to turn your boring plain USB stick into a carbonite-frozen Han Solo! Imagine the looks on people when you plug that little baby into the USB socket!
By Ilya Kochanov Contributing Writer, [GAS] There are only so many ways to lay down your John Hancock on a fresh check or credit card receipt and this here is definitely the most frightening. The Blood Pen uses a syringe full of the blood of your choosing combined with a fountain tip to horrify onlookers […]
I’ve always had a love hate-relationship with winter. On one side, I love winter sports, but on the other, I hate clearing my driveway of all the snow that accumulates. We’ve been lucky in the past few years and didn’t receive too much snow, thanks to global warming (hmmm, did I really say that?). Unfortunately, […]
By Shea Gunther Contributing Writer, [GAS] I spent some of my formative years living in the U.S. Virgin Islands and was probably in the water snorkeling more than I was in school. There’s nothing like getting under water surrounded by yellow tangs, angel fish, and the occasional barracuda. The diver geek in me gurgled in […]
Microsoft has just released this new Zune ad titled “The Masks”. I think this is among the best they’ve released. It’s good, but after watching it you’ve got to wonder if the people who thought of the concept were smoking something really heavy when they came up with it. Let me know what you think… […]
By Mark O’Neill Why be content with a normal plain USB stick when you can have this one instead : At $180, this crystal padlock / USB stick is a little on the ostentatious side but if you happen to trip over a spare wad of cash lying around begging to be spent, head on […]
Are you the kind of person who thinks waiting two minutes for your toast to be ready in the morning is too long? Then the Turbo Toaster is something you’ll definitely want to put on your wish list for next Christmas. Normally, we wouldn’t blog about such a mundane device, but you have to see […]
By Brooks Flynn Guest blogger, Philips Consumer Electronics What connections do I need on my new HDTV? Neilson recently published a study that reports out of 112.8 million U.S. homes with televisions, only about 12.7 million actually carry at least one HD channel. HDTV owners oftentimes don’t even know if they are receiving an HD […]