Daily Archives: April 13, 2010

iHome iA5

iHome iA5 App-Enhanced Alarm Clock Speaker Dock


There’s certainly no shortage of bed side iPhone alarm clocks.  Trailing on the coat tails of iLuv’s App Station is iHome’s iA5 app enhanced alarm clock speaker.  Much like other iPhone alarm clocks you can wake to your iPhone’s media, charge the handset, plug in any device via a 3.5mm...

Wipe Shirt

Wipe Shirt: A Silly Microfiber Shirt Idea


The Fift’s Wipe Shirt is far from stylish, there is no doubt about that.  And at $159 a pop most will poo-poo the idea.  But there is no denying the practical applications of the shirt that sports a built-in microfiber cloth.  There are two versions available: one built into the...

Tactile Porn for Blind

Tactile Porn For The Blind, Feeling Is Believing


Here’s an interesting new idea: Artist Lisa J. Murphy has created Tactile Mind, an erotic book for the blind and visually impaired. Each page of the book features raised-plastic sexual imagery alongside Braille text and photos describing the image. Murphy first created these sorts of touchable images after working on...

Nintendo 3d

Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime Confirms 3DS, Expect It At E3 2010


The Nintendo 3DS, which we talked about awhile back from a Japanese press release, has just been confirmed by Nintendo of America’s president, Reggie Fils-Aime. The announcement came in an interview Fils-Aime gave to Businessweek, saying that the 3DS is the company’s “next handheld platform.” Remember that the 3DS is...

Phantom Flex Camcorder

Phantom Flex Camcorder Captures 2800fps @ 1080p


24 frames per second is the industry standard for movies, but ever wish you could get about 2,776 more? The Phantom Flex camcorder from Vision Research shoots an insane 2,800 frames in one second at 1080p resolution. If the resolution goes down to VGA, that size increases to 6,300. The...

Vodka LED Bottle

Vodka Bottle With An LED Advertising Banner (video)


Vodka — it’s an all-purpose alcohol, favorite of college students and bearded Russians alike. But if just getting hammered by the clear drink isn’t exciting enough for you, Medea has created a bottle with a programmable blue LED ticker to entertain you and your drunk friends for hours (or minutes)....

Segway Sniper Robots

Snipers Use Segways For Moving Target Practice (video)


Here’s the future folks, and it is terrifying — the army now has Segway Robots. Well, at least they’re used for good. Marathon Robotics, an Australian company, took the vehicles and transformed them into human-like robots capable of their own movement decisions. The aim of the project is to help...