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August 20, 2006 - August 26, 2006 Archives

  • August 25, 2006
    Wenger has created this huge Swiss Army knife which includes every tool the company makes. They're calling it the “Giant Knife Version 1.0" and it debuted with all 85 features and can perform hundreds of functions. Although if you're in a sticky situation it'll take about 3 h... / Continue →
  • August 24, 2006
    This crazy sunuvabitch hooked up 30 USB ports spread over 5 PCI cards to make a miniature BBQ powered by his computer. Which is cool and all, but I'm more interested in that meat he's grilling up. Packaged raw meat? Asia is like the world of tomorrow today!... / Continue →
  • August 23, 2006
    215 Points of View is an artist's attempts to build an invisible sphere, with 215 monitors placed directly opposite 215 cameras, allowing the viewer to peer directly through an eight hundred pound mass of steel, glass and electronics. It's a noble idea, but the photos and video... / Continue →
  • August 23, 2006
    Here's a neat guide on how to create a tiny office-supply ninja star using nothing but some X-acto blades and tape. It's pretty much exactly what you think it is. Although I took some creative liberties and attached a butcher knife to the one I made. It's not nearly as portable... / Continue →
  • August 23, 2006
    Those crazy cats at NASA got this sweet photo of an erupting volcano in Peru. At least I think it's sweet. It'd be a lot easier to tell if there was flying magma and people running for their lives. ... / Continue →
  • August 22, 2006
    This is a warning about the Avdeco line of plasma and TV stands. Last fall I purchased an Avedeco HR420 TV stand for my bedroom. This stand runs about $1000, so it is definately not cheap. One of the reasons I chose this stand was that the top shelf had a "stated" capacity of... / Continue →
  • August 22, 2006
    Dan Serena has a cool video on his site showing water reacting to a powerful magnet. He attained the magnetic water by taking a cup of water, mixing in lime juice and spinach leaves, and letting it sit in a fridge over night. The Vitamin C from the lime juice extracts the iron ... / Continue →