Posts Tagged ‘books’
 
 
 
Toys
 
AnyBook Reader
AnyBook Reader
AnyBook Reader

Anybook DRP-4000 Reads Aloud When Parents Aren’t Around

If your kid isn’t old enough to read by himself but has discovered the magic of books, Franklin just came up with a children’s reader that will keep your young one’s passion for stories alive. The Anybook DRP-4000 looks like a ...
 
Wacky
 
Book Ring
Book Ring
Book Ring

Book Ring Binds Notes With The Hand

Typing a note or an idea lacks inspiration.  When that moment of genius hits you should look no further than the Book Ring. Read
 
Household
 
Floating Book Ends
Floating Book Ends
Floating Book Ends

Floating Book Ends

Every bookshelf needs a little pizzaz, right?  These bookend creates the illusion of two floating arrows that press the books together.  In actual fact a metal holder is hidden inside each book placed at the end of the stack th...

 
Furniture
 
Hubler Book Table
Hubler Book Table
Hubler Book Table

The Badass HÜBLER Book Table

Forget about book shelves - those are so passe.  The HÜBLER Table's concrete legs have built-in slots for storing all sorts of slender shaped objects or books, which ever you prefer.  The glass top makes it viewable from all an...
 
Toys
 
Jaba Palace Bookends
Jaba Palace Bookends
Jaba Palace Bookends

Jabba’s Palace Star Wars Bookends

Today is like any other day.  The sun is out, the birds are singing and we've got another piece of Star Wars paraphernalia on our hands.  Last month we showed you the Star Wars bookends, Lightsaber included and this time, playi...
 
Wacky
 
Tactile Porn for Blind
Tactile Porn for Blind
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 ...

 
Toys
 
Star Wars Lightsaber bookends
Star Wars Lightsaber bookends
Star Wars Lightsaber bookends

Star Wars Bookends Put The Force On Literary Texts

Believe it or not but Star Wars fans actually read books.  In fact, the Star Wars books are quintessential to true Star Wars fandom.  But how to keep all those Jedi inspired books in neat order is not something any little rebel...
 
Science
 
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner

200 Page Per Minute Scanner Built By Japanese Research Team (video)

With e-books quickly becoming more and more popular, one can forget about the vast amounts of printed books yet to be digitized. Masatoshi Ishikawa, a professor at the  University of Tokyo, is trying to get those books scanned ...
 
Wacky
 
workaholic-book-cushion-003
workaholic-book-cushion-003
workaholic-book-cushion-003

Workaholic Book Pillow

Slipping a pillow into your work space will probably get the boss' unwanted attention.  Slipping the Workaholic Pillow into your reading stack on the other hand, will go unnoticed, that is until you're caught taking a nap under...

 
Computers
 
wireless-page-to-tv-magnifier
wireless-page-to-tv-magnifier
wireless-page-to-tv-magnifier

Wireless Text Magnifier Lets You Read From The Big Screen

What would test the efficiencies of your hand-eye coordination comes this mouse inspired wireless text magnifier.  Magnifying text up to 25x, you can be up to 10 feet away from the base station. What might be cool for those wit...
 
Displays
 
nook_angle view
nook_angle view
nook_angle view

Nook: Barnes And Noble E-Reader…Yeah It’s Official (video)

Barnes and Noble came clean about their e-reader device today, and yes, it's called the Nook.  And like the leak said the device sports a 6" e-ink screen for actually reading the books (or magazines) as well as a 3.5" color tou...
 
Displays
 
Barnes And Noble e-reader-1
Barnes And Noble e-reader-1
Barnes And Noble e-reader-1

Gadget Leak: Barnes And Noble’s E-Reader Has Two Screens

Pictured above is supposedly Barnes and Noble's e-reader.  While specs and a wireless carrier have yet to be announced, or leaked in this case, rumor has it that it has an e-ink display on the top 3/4 of the device for reading ...