Monthly Archives: February 2012

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36-Foot Railgun Tested with Massive Explosion (video)

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[GR]-uV1SbEuzFU[/GR] Railguns have long been met with skepticism.  Back in the 80s Reagan called for a real deal Star Wars defense system that included a gun of such ilk.  Unfortunately, he never lived to see the tech materialize, which today finally became more of a reality. The above footage is from...

Batman Russian Nesting Dolls

Batman Russian Nesting Dolls

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Russian Nesting dolls, otherwise known as Matryoshka dolls, first made their debut in 1890.  They were carved by Vasily Zvyozdochkin and designed by Sergey Malyutin.  While the traditional Russian Nesting doll calls for a women dressed in a rather bland outfit followed by subsequent women “nested on the inside,” the work...

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Samsung GALAXY Beam

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Sharing photos, videos and websites amongst a large group of friends is usually something we tend to relegate to the likes of Facebook and other photo enabled social websites.  But if you’ve got a crowd in your presence who is dieing to see your Vegas photos – you know, the...

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Audi A3 E-tron EV Pilot Program Announced (video)

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If you’re looking to get into an EV before year’s end, all without the stylings a Japanese automaker, you’re in luck.  Well, that is assuming you live in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washing DC or Denver. [GR]W6b28g_o9yQ[/GR] Today, Audi disclosed information about their A3 E-tron electric vehicle pilot program.  That...

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20 Ultimate LEGO Movie and TV Inspired Builds (list)

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It’s amazing how a simple toy like LEGOs can be turned into a masterpiece! You can build practically anteing imaginable with LEGOs, including some pretty cool movie and TV show-inspired creations! From life-sized Batmans, Stormtroopers from Star Wars and more, here are some of the coolest LEGO builds that were...

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Sony Cyber-shot TX20 Camera

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Who else, aside from us, has had their fill with camera announcements?  Pardon the cliche, but they’re a dime a dozen these days.  And tossing another one onto the pile is Sony, who yesterday announced 4 new cameras, 2 of which sport an ultra slim body.  That said, we’re not...

Xbox 360 Special Edition 4GB Kinect Sports Bundle

Xbox 360 Special Edition 4GB Kinect Sports Bundle

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By our accounts Microsoft is more than happy to hammer the final nail in Nintendo’s coffin. What are we alluding to? Today, word broke that Microsoft is set to sell an Xbox 360 Special Edition 4GB Kinect Sports Bundle. Included is a White Xbox 360, White controller and White Kinect...

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iPad 3 Event March 7th

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Stop the presses, hold the phone and drop what you’re doing on March 7th!  Why?  Apple will hold their next IPAD EVENT on March 7th. That’s right, next Wednesday the Cupertino company will announce the iPad 3.  How excited are you?  Us, we think it’s a bit moot since we’ve...

LEGO Moleskin Notebook

LEGO Moleskin Notebook

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Whisper LEGO in our ear and we’ll perk up like a grade school child offered a lifetime supply of candy. LEGO is the stuff made of dreams, or at the very least our childhood. And while LEGO toys can be purchased by even the most sane of people, nothing probably...