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Mega Man Ten Coming Soon To Multiple Consoles

Oh wow. Folks, this is a terribly exciting piece of gaming news.  Terribly exciting.  When we look at the gaming landscape and start thinking about "long running franchises", maybe we think of icons like Sonic and Mario.  Or ma...
 
Household
 
bev wizard wine pourer
bev wizard wine pourer
bev wizard wine pourer

The Bev Wizard Wine Pourer – Fun With Magnets

All right, folks, listen up, because today we're gonna get some CULTURE. The field of "wine accessories" isn't actually a very widely traveled one, especially around here. But as it turns out, a myriad of different gadgets can ...
 
Apple
 
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the-lego-mouse
the-lego-mouse

The Lego Mouse Turns Childhood Memories Into Hard Work

Well, folks, it's not every day I see Legos converted into more useful things.  Sure, I had a host of Legos when I was a kid--I favored arming mine with small Lego weapons and making vast interstellar space fleets of horribly m...

 
Headphones
 
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jelly belly earphones
jelly belly earphones

Jelly Belly Earphones Provide Sweet Music and Looks

Okay, so we all pretty much love Jelly Belly jellybeans almost universally, right?  Sure we do. Why wouldn't we?  They taste good (with a few exceptions--whoever invented "buttered popcorn" needs to be force-fed a few dozen, pr...
 
Autos
 
MIRTunit
MIRTunit
MIRTunit

The MIRT, or, Scariest Device Ever

Are you a security guard?  Do you work at a funeral home?  Work traffic for the city?  Have your PI license?  If you said yes to any of these, then you might be able to pick up one of the most terrifying gadgets I've written ab...
 
Autos
 
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lexus-transperant-car
lexus-transperant-car

Lexus LF-A Crystallized Wind Is A See-Through Car

No, seriously--a transparent car.  I'm talking about the Lexus LF-A Crystallized Wind, a car made entirely out of ACRYLIC GLASS. It was apparently being exhibited at the Tokyo Auto Show,  and may well be the first car ever made...

 
Household
 
gray & blue HUGlight
gray & blue HUGlight
gray & blue HUGlight

The Huglight, or, Sappy Name, Sweet Product

If you've ever been in bed at night longing for a good read, but sick of all the various book lights out there--they sit on the nightstand, they hook the book, maybe you've tried head lamps or resting the light on your shoulder...
 
Camcorders
 
Peagusus Spy Pen
Peagusus Spy Pen
Peagusus Spy Pen

Pegasus PJ-003 Spy Cam Ensures You Know What’s Going On

Now here's a spy pen you can be proud of, the Pegasus PJ-003 Spy Pen comes with four gig of onboard memory and the capacity to take VGA video (that's 640X480 for those of you who don't follow resolution charts) all for $99.99. ...
 
Portable
 
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aquapod-rear
aquapod-rear

The Aquapod Bottle Launcher Works On Several Levels

You ever play around with those old water rocket launchers when you were a kid?  Fill the plastic rocket up with water, clip it onto the base, pump the rocket full of air, then fire?  Well, as is the case with a lot of toys, it...

 
Cell Phones
 
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waze-pac-man-game
waze-pac-man-game

Waze’s “Road Goodies” Makes A Game Of GPS Improvement

You may not have heard of a Waze lately, but it's a GPS application that started out as an Android only app, but quickly expanded to iPhones, WinMo and Symbian, and all for free besides. Well, recently, Waze changed just a bit ...
 
Gaming
 
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pingpongrobot-thumb-468x702-29117
pingpongrobot-thumb-468x702-29117

TOPIO: The Super-Buff Ping Pong Robot

Well, that's it, folks.  Happy Thanksgiving.  We're all doomed. The machines have risen. And they want...to beat us stupid in ping pong. In case you're wondering, this isn't from Japan.  This was developed by a Vietnamese robot...
 
Apple
 
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spoon-mouse
spoon-mouse

The Like A Spoon Mouse–Overpriced Japanese Hardware

I love the Japanese.  Everything weird comes from Japan, I swear.  Everything from USB gloves to dustmop attachments for babies...and now, the Like A Spoon Mouse. I know, computer mice are a dime a dozen.  But this one may well...