Categories
home improvement Uncategorized

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 […]

Categories
a gamer's life Uncategorized

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 […]

Categories
rants Uncategorized

Definitely shiny

Filed in “I want one”: Apple – iPod shuffle – Gallery

Categories
tasty bytes Uncategorized

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 […]

Categories
rants Uncategorized

Cool Tool: X-treme Tape

I think some of you might like X-treme Tape This stuff is sort of magical. You stretch it on and it self-fuses tight under tension. It works in cold and wet, and won’t melt on hot surfaces, so you can use it on engines. It is easy to apply even when it is below freezing. […]

Categories
a gamer's life Uncategorized

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.

Categories
rants Uncategorized

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 […]

Categories
rants Uncategorized

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!

Categories
tasty bytes Uncategorized

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 […]

Categories
Uncategorized weirdness

Japanese Video Making Toy

I knew before I started reading Megatokyo that Japan is an – uhm – interesting country. And it gets more interesting all the time: we make money not art: MYSQ: Video Purikura The booth can accommodate up to three people so you can shoot Prikura style video clips with your friends. Inside the booth is […]