Fortschritte

Der Umzug des Telefonanschlusses ist beauftragt. Ich habe ein neues Handy (selbe Nummer) mit Akku, der nicht dauernd leer ist (dazu sollte ich wirklich noch einen Eintrag unter “Spielzeug” machen ) und was ich dabei habe und die Küchenergänzung ist bestellt. In den nächsten Tagen muss ich mich dann wohl entscheiden wieviel ich für meine… Continue reading Fortschritte

Geek Presents?

Via 2ModernDesign comes the link to this idea for a geeky x-mas present: Woodpixel – Create your own pixel art… from wood. I would say this qualifies as a gizmo type present. 2ModerDesign says: If you suck at Photoshop, there’s hope on the horizon. Now you can create graphic art without stepping foot near a… Continue reading Geek Presents?

Shiny Toys

Tea Gizmo in Action The other day I was shopping birthday presents and I came across a rather weird looking item. Yes the one on the picture. The packaging contained the word “tea” so I immediately knew what it was good for. I treated myself to a little “shopping present” and went home to test… Continue reading Shiny Toys

Oblivion Helper

Oblivion HelperOriginally uploaded by yashima. See my shiny new gizmo. Well of course the rest is still not here and so I can only look at the box and wonder how good Oblivion will look once I have the complete computer.

What time

Cool Tool: World Time Clock Wonder if you got this: It’s the World Time Clock from designer Charlotte Van Der Waals. Think it’s an incredibly clever piece. I appreciate a lot the ability of seeing “upside down” things and problems 🙂 Click link, see picture. This is a very interesting perspective and a little bit… Continue reading What time

Blue Water

Via Boing Boing I found the link and image to this pretty idea: This LED-equipped, battery-powered faucet is triggered by running water through it — switch on the tap and your stream of water goes luminescent blue. The site describes this as “perfect for running water at night. I want one!

Herb Growing – don’t do it yourself

Found on Inhabitat Each self-contained unit is solar powered, creating a microclimate for the plant pads which contain everything necessary for growing herbs- without additional fertilizers or chemicals. Additionally, each pad (whether basil, thyme, sage, etc.) is equipped with a RFID tag that is recognized by the Herbarium to ensure optimal growing conditions, which is… Continue reading Herb Growing – don’t do it yourself