We’re a big fan of geek cakes here at About:Blank and can never resist featuring the next in line… This cake is created in the style of the classic 2600 Atari games console. Everything you can see in the picture is edible (except the board its on). The detail is amazing; the woodgrain panelling, the… Continue reading The Classic Atari Cake
The techy stuff is a little over my head but the results are simply awesome. Top geek Johnny Lee, a PhD student, has created an amazing VR system reversing the Wii remote and Wii Sensor. Skip over to 2:30 ish to get to the good stuff. Bring on the games! Imagine this system in games… Continue reading Awesome Wii Based VR with head tracking.
Twist R2’s head around for a sprink of freshly ground pepper. How many more ways can we think off to devalue poor little R2’s image? Poor little guy! Product Page
The laser harp has been created by Stephen Hobley. By placing his hands over the lasers, breaking the beam between the source and the mirror above, he can create a rather funky sound. It reminded me of that sound that the instrument/portal opener/can opener thingy made from the Masters of the Universe film with Dolph… Continue reading The Laser Beam Harp
A gold Nintendo cartidge, produced originally as a competition prize back in 1989 for the film The Wizard, is for sale on eBay for a stupid $15k. Its not even a very good game!via
What can you do with a pile of bricks and some imagination? I usually just end up playing “how tall can you go” but these guys have built a machine gun that can fire a dozen 10mm steel balls in less than 2 seconds. Showoffs Its powerful enough to break an egg with just 2… Continue reading DIY Lego Machine Gun
Who needs an iPhone when you can put a slice of bread to your ear! Product via
A talented fan of the PSP has created his perfect PSP 2 in 3D. Wow. Lets hope that Sony has something at least half this gorgeous in the pipeline.via Gizmodo
Nokia has just launched the N95’s latest sibling. The Nokia N96. I have to be honest, i dont think it looks that good, I prefer the N95 styling but its whats inside that matters i suppose. The specs are pretty similar to the N95 but with the addition of a 16Gb internal storage boost (which… Continue reading The Nokia N96 already!
Firebox has launched a new gadget for the ladies (but im sure some men will give it a go). Its a bra that not only enhances your natural shape but also holds a substantial amount (750ml) of the drink of your choice. An entire bottles worth! The bra comes with a discreet tube that can… Continue reading Nice rack luv. Red or white today?