DIY Atari Joystick TV Remote Mod

Alan, over at HackedGadgets, put together this nifty little mod that is a great addition to any retro gamer’s home entertainment center. Unfortunately, this mod uses one of those all-in-one controller game console things rather than an original Atari controller, but I’m not too picky. Hit the link to see…

Lomo Oktomat 8-Lens Camera

Lomo Oktomat 8-Lens Camera

Lomo is known for unique cameras, like the fisheye camera and now this eight lens camera. We have seen a four-lens camera in the past that did a little pop art effect, but the Oktomat from LOMO is the real deal. This $40 camera has eight lenses that take eight…

Breakfast Wrap: Best of Thursday Night

Huh? Wha? There was stuff going on while I was asleep? Yes, friends, and here’s some of the more interesting events you missed. Robots get their fight club Not the weak sauce Battlebots or Robotwars. This is two-footed robot fighting. Sony VAIO TZ looking at 8 hours battery life. Adds…

Cat Cable Clip Looks Cute, Organizes

Cat Cable Clip Looks Cute, Organizes

To some, cable management is an issue more troublesome than the current state of our nation. People are freaks when it comes to cables and these Cat Cable Clips could be the perfect gift for that neat freak cat lady who everyone knows. The cats are suction clips that can…

The Infinite Video Format War is Coming

The Infinite Video Format War is Coming

Blu-Ray will dominate the industry in three years. Or maybe it will be HD DVD. The general consensus is that whoever wins doesn’t really get a lasting victory, since they’re both in the last physical video format ever. That sentiment has largely been the consensus of the press and leaders…

JVC to Rock Three Next-Gen 120Hz 1080p TVs This Fall

JVC to Rock Three Next-Gen 120Hz 1080p TVs This Fall

JVC announced Clear Motion Drive II (CMD II), second-gen 120Hz technology that blasts creamy-smooth frames out of LCD displays at a blistering pace, double that of garden-variety 60Hz LCD screens. The company says the motion interpolation in CMD II is five times better than its 720p predecessor. The new technique…

Low End Theory: State Property

Low End Theory: State Property

By Brendan I. Koerner Arkansas is certainly a land of wonders—how else to describe a place that features Hot Springs National Park, the annual Tri-Lakes Bass Tournament and the birthplace of Skeets McDonald? Yet until this week, I was completely unaware of the Razorback State’s greatest attribute: a government surplus…

Sony VAIO T 10th Anniversary With LED Backlighting and Solid State Drive

Sony VAIO T 10th Anniversary With LED Backlighting and Solid State Drive

At last, here’s the new MacBook Mini, complete with LED-backlit screen, optional 32GB Solid Storage Drive 8-hour battery life and Core 2 Duo processor in a slim 2.68-pound 0.88-inch glorious black design. It looks like at the end it wasn’t announced last tuesday, like the rumorlosersmongers predicted. Oh, and it…

EV-DOize Your Mac Mini

EV-DOize Your Mac Mini

Mac addicts: have you been itching to get your mobile Mac Mini going with EV-DO, but despise the look of an external USB modem? Well, with a little bit of tinkering you can swap out your Airport card with an Expidite PCI Express Mini EV-DO Card.

Fergie and Peter Petrelli Already Have Moto RAZR 2s

Just watch. Actually, this is a waste of time. So just watch 1:53 and then wait 20 seconds to see the RAZR 2. And the song isn’t too good, so turn the music down. Hmm…that’s not much of a sell. What did you expect, it’s 4am? – Brian Lam Fergie…

Weener Kleener Soap Ring (SFW)

Weener Kleener Soap Ring (SFW)

I don’t know what kind of world we live in where an inventor is coming up with a) new ways to shape bars of soap b) a device that increases the efficiency of me pulling on my weener for the sake of hygiene c) a package for said product with…

Transformers Movie Shirts Are Less Than Meets the Eye

Transformers Movie Shirts Are Less Than Meets the Eye

As if the Transformers watches weren’t cheap and tacky enough, take a look at these Transformers movie shirts. They’re actually life-sized wearable animated.gifs, which light up like the $5 lapdance joint we frequent when CES rolls around. Although we still have faith in the movie, all these cheap accessories and…

Folding Bicycle Helmet is a Lawsuit Waiting to Happen

Folding Bicycle Helmet is a Lawsuit Waiting to Happen

It is obvious that having your bicycle helmet hanging from your cubicle wall makes you look like a square. That is where the Stash Helmet is stepping in. This helmet collapses in, making it easy to stash and making your head vulnerable to any kind of crash because a folding…

The Hydropolis Building Set

The Hydropolis Building Set

Are LEGOs not wet enough for you? Peep this Hydrodynamic building set. It’s essentially a construction set that lets you make water do all kinds of weird and fantastic-looking things, like flow from one container to another, and from that container to the next one, and not to mention dripping!…

Memorex Money Clip Flash Drive Won’t Lose Data, Money

Memorex Money Clip Flash Drive Won’t Lose Data, Money

Father’s Day, anyone? Memorex has created this device for that technologically savvy money clip user. It is a flash drive that can also double as a money clip. It is available in capacities in up to 1GB and is available for $US35. It may be a bit bulky for a…

Nine Almost Ten Takes on the Helio Ocean

Nine Almost Ten Takes on the Helio Ocean

After scoring a few units of our own to play with, we talked about the Helio Ocean a ton last week”eventually posting an extensive features review that shouldn’t be missed by anyone seriously considering a smartphone. So for this week’s Frankenreview, we’re giving you a eight other opinions (that obviously…

Horrifying Cuckoo Clock Design From The Shining

Horrifying Cuckoo Clock Design From The Shining

Who knew the mild-mannered cuckoo clock could evolve into such a gruesome object? Fans of the Stanley Kubrick film The Shining will adore this takeoff on the innocent pop-out clock, where every hour Jack Nicholson’s crazed face pops through the door, yelling “Here’s Johnny!” as Shelley Duvall screams in terror….