Posts Tagged: "magnets"


12 Awesome Magnetic Levitation Thingies that You’ve Got To See (video)


Who isn’t mesmerized by floating thingies? Better yet, what self-proclaimed geek doesn’t want some kind of magnetic levitating gadget to call their own, or see a small amphibian inserted into an extremely powerful magnetic field? We’ve scoured the web and found 12 of the most worthy magnetic levitation projects ever...


STEELIE Magnetic Smartphone Car Stand (video)


We’ve long sought an iPhone car mount that is subtle, simple, and actually works.  Unfortunately, nothing has quite met our high standards.  That is until today. The STEELIE is simple magnetic ring that attaches to the back of your smartphone or tablet.  The size of the STEELIE is in accordance...

Surgical Magnet iPod Nano

Guy Surgically Mounts iPod Nano to His Arm (video)


Body piercing, while cool and unique to many an individual often doesn’t serve any utility.  Unless of course you’re looking to swing through the air by giant hooks attached to a crane – yeah, people do that. [GR]QKVNVoBScFA[/GR] However, in the case of Dave Hurban, body piercing isn’t just for show...


Covert Magnetic Lock


Say magnetic and we just about jump with joy.  Show us a magnetic product and we’ll immediately dispense cash to the person selling the product.  Case in point, the Covert. At a glance the product, which comes from the collective minds of Quirky, allows you to lock and unlock your drawers...

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 that attracts the arrows magnetic tip.  $35 will score you a...


Back To The Future II Hoverboard Comes To Life (video)


The best part about Back to the Future II was the Hoverboard.  While totally viable from a technological standpoint no one had bothered to produce an actual prototype, until now. French designer Nils Guadagnin version looks to be to spec of the movie version complete with a pink, 80s rad...