You know the problem…your in bed with your laptop, psp, iphone etc doing some “work” and you just cant stay snug and warm! Theres a gap around your chest letting all that damn cold air breeze in! Well, no more fellow geeks!! Here comes the Slanket! Its a tad expensive at $50 for what is… Continue reading Be a nice warm snug geek with the Slanket!
The megadrive had Sonic, the NES had Mario, the PS2 had GTA! Now the wii has the game that will sell the console alone…Puti Puti Wii! The Bubble Wrap Simulator. A full 40 levels of bubble wrap popping adventure. This Wiiware game is based on that silly Japanse Puti Puti toy keyring that simulates a… Continue reading Look at whats popped up on the Wii A Bubble Wrap Simulator! Noooooo!
This handmade wooden mouse is called the Jupiter. The cursor moves in a particular direction and velocity depending on the tilt of the ball. Imagine a cross between a joystick and a trackball. (i think!) Theres even a blinged up version for the rich nerds called “Deco”. Product page via
Engineers at a university here in Wales, Bangor University, have created a device that provides broadband 100x faster than we can get today. The machine can download 15 films in under a minute. 15!! The new device works with the existing fibre optic technology and so there is no need to rip out the cabling… Continue reading Welsh boffins invent STUPIDLY SUPERFAST broadband.
This photo was apparently taken last october in New York City at the end of the Sneaker Pimps’ nationwide tour. A fully functional NES built into the sole of the shoe! Sources 1 &amp; 2
How cool would it be to have your own little R2 next to your desk in place of that horrible magnolia box that most people have. Who needs macs eh, id have an r2d2 case over a G5 anyday! via Aussie Gizmodo
Clean up your email with Gmail Soap! At first, i thought this was just another photoshop image, but take a look at the video below…it exists alright. Im not quite sure of the reasoning behind cleaning the subway train floor with it tho. But i guess im not russian! The translation of the text is… Continue reading Gmail Soap available in Russia
This is worth having a play with if you have webcam on your computer… A flash movie that gives you a live, realtime ascii conversion. Ascii Cam I haven’t got a cam installed on here at the moment so i cant take advantage of it. Ursi from Ursi’s Blog is pictured
These odd looking cloud formations are called cloud streets. They are extremely rare and caused when strong currents cut through low lying clouds leaving long clean strips. They are 300 meters tall and stretch for over 100km. Heres a vid… via
For just $450, you can bling up your nano with the guys at Gold Genie. They offer a 24-carat gold plated 8Gb iPod nano with laser engraved logo on the back. Im not sure about the logo tho. It spoils it i think. Anyway, theres only 500 of them so off you go.via