Archive for August 20th, 2014
 
 
 
Security
 

New Lock System Allows The Consumer, Yes You, To Make Your Own Key

Smartkey maker Kwiset has engineered a new type of lock that allows its owner to essentially cut their own key...sort of. It works like this: You purchase a newly cut key. Insert the old key, hit the 'learn' function (to do thi...
 
Gaming
 

Wireless Wii Nunchuck

Can't stand the corded Wii Nintendo Nunchunk? Nyko is set to introduce a Wireless Wii Nunchunk for $35 that'll start shipping March 25th. It works with the current Wiimote by plugging in a small receiver to its base. Expect 30 ...

 
Wacky
 

Urine Fertilizer Kit

Sounds funky I know, but it's totally legit. If you didn't know you can drink your pee if stranded...okay, I digress. EAWAG Aquatic Research in Switzerland has developed a DIY kits that turns pee into fertilizer. The kit will b...
 
Wacky
 

You’ll Surely Turn Heads With This Bike

With this bike, you won't need the Turn Signal Bike Jacket to get folks to watch out for you. I'm sorry for those who are offended by this grotesque display of male machismo, but if you don't get a kick out of this, get lost. I...

 
Displays
 

Turn Signal Jacket Is A Perfect Fit For Bikes

The Turn Signal Biking Jacket would be a welcome addition to my biking paraphernalia. The LEDs are controlled via a wrist mounted switch and it would double as a nice warning signal to drivers at night. More pics here. [Make]
 
Camcorders
 

Canon Intros Flash Memory Hi-Def Camcorder: HF10

This light weight (.8 lbs) bad boy can achieve up to 6 hours of full HD recordings on its 16GB internal flash memory. Unfortunately, the battery life maxes out at 3 hours and I'm not sure if that takes into account use of the f...

 
Furniture
 

2 Person Rumble Chair Goes Wireless

This isn't the first rumble chair I've seen and it definitely won't be the last. Believe it or not, for $250 you get a pretty good deal: 4 3"two way speakers, 2 subwoofers for game thumping action, dynamic vibration motors, sou...
 
USB
 

USB HUB Disguised As A Photo Frame

No, this isn't a digital photo frame. In fact, it's a regular photo frame with a built-in light at its base to illuminate the framed picture. So what's cool? It plugs in via USB and provides 4 additional USB 2.0 ports. Okay, so...

 
Cars
 

Remote Control Spy Car With Video and Audio

I can't think of a practical application for this radio controlled Spy Car, but it sure does look cool. Mounted on the vehicle is a video camera and microphone that's wirelessly transmits back to the remote control where the ac...