Monthly Archives: February 2013

Pot Cannon

Homemade Marijuana Cannon Used To Fire “Drugs” Over U.S. Border

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There are about 19 U.S. states that have legalized the use of the cannabis, “grass,” “purp,” “Sinsemilla,” “chronic,” “cest,” “trees,” “wacky-tabacky,” “Professor Green,” “Fire,” “Bud,” or “dope” as my mother still calls it. Whatever your choice of endearing term for the green stuff might be, it has been approved at...

North Paw Directional Anklet Kit

North Paw Directional Anklet Kit (video)

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Always know where magnetic north is and get an awesome science experiment in one package with the Paw Directional Anklet Kit that you assemble yourself and then use to continue your experiment. Once you assemble the anklet with all the enclosed parts, you get to test it out on  your...

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Star Wars Family Tree

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For those that find themselves stumbling on trying to map out the whole lineage of Star Wars characters, here’s a really cool graphic that lays it out for you. It’ll come in very handy when the next movie, Episode VII, drops and will even help when you’re revisiting your favorite...

Google Goggles The Parody

Project Glass: Google Goggles The Parody (video)

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Wonder what life would be like using Google Glass googles? Here’s a pretty funny parody that provides a glimpse of what every day would be like using Google’s voice-activated wearable computer. The bottomless eyeglass frames, with an extra thick overlay in one upper corner, where a little see-through viewing screen...

Rocket Man Vs. Rally Car

Rocket Man Vs. Rally Car (video)

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BBC’s “Top Gear” automotive show is always pitting some of the world’s fastest cars against some unusual vehicles. For their episode 5,  Richard Hammond races rocket-powered flying man Yves Rossy against a rally-spec Skoda. It’s an adrenaline-filled race that’s a must see! Check out the video to see who’s faster! [GR]2C4FYc31rcI[/GR]...

Star Wars Deluxe Silicone Mold

Star Wars Deluxe Silicone Molds

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Even if you’re not a huge fan of the kitchen, Star Wars fanatics will make an exception to make some Han Solo in Carbonite brownies or a gelatin droid using these super cool Star Wars Deluxe Silicone Molds that allow you to whip of some festive treats worthy of The...

Fitbit One Review

Fitbit One Review

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Last year I reviewed Nike’s Fuelband.  Despite my admiration for its badass design, I couldn’t give it an overwhelmingly positive score since it was, for the most part, inaccurate when it came to counting steps.  That said, everything else, aside from the slight marring I experienced against its rubber facade,...

EyeVerify Brings Eyeprint To Mobile Devices

Eyeprint Scans Eyes To Secure Mobile Phones

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Barcelona, Spain — Displayed at the 2013 Mobile World Congress, Eyeprint is a new application currently in development by EyeVerify. The mobile application uses a device’s front or rear facing camera to capture a unique image of eye veins to verify user authenticity. According to EyeVerify, “eye vein biometrics can...