Tag Archives: Tech

Review: Spy Tec Inventio-HD 720P Video Sunglasses

New York City-based spy shop, Spy Tec, decided to enter the field of ‘spy glasses’ and build their own, the Inventio-HD video sunglasses. Here’s our detailed review. Overview The Inventio-HD…

6 Awesome Android Apps for Gadget Geeks

The app world for Android (and iPhones/iPads) is ever-changing, so don’t be too annoyed that this is still yet another list of apps. This list is on the practical side…

HomeAutom8 and iAutom8 Home Automation System

HomeAutom8 and iAutom8 from Tristan Phillips are a cloud service and mobile app combo home automation system.  The software works with RFXCom transmitters and smart home devices like HomeEasy, LightwaveRF, ByeByeStandBy, DomiaLite…

Control4 Introduces Remote Recharging Station for System Remote Controls

Control4 have announced a new Lithium-Polymer rechargeable battery and recharging cradle for their SR-150 and SR-250 System Remote Controls.  The ‘Remote Recharging Station’ will be available in April 2013 for $130 from Control4…

I'm Crushing Your Head: Zombie Faced Slippers

Are they supposed to be like, eating your feet, or are you STOMPING THEIR FACES? This is a pair of $30 dangling-eye zombie head slippers from Firebox. Their currently available…

Like A Runaway Train: My 12,000th Geekologie Article

So this is my 12,000th Geekologie article — go me. I got a breakfast burrito this morning to celebrate and I even put a candle in it. It was one…

May Cause Cancer: All 6 Star Wars Playing At Same Time

This is a (probably soon to be removed for copyright claims) video of all six Star Wars movies to date playing at the same time, just the way George Lucas…

Infographic Of Beef Cuts, Their Cost, And Cooking Method

Note: Larger version right HERE provided I didn’t accidentally upload a picture of me peeing on a frenemy’s car door handle like I did last time. For all you steak…

I'm Hungry: How To Make Scrambled Hard Boiled Eggs

Because I’m hungry but don’t have anything in the fridge but store-brand condiments and expired salad dressing, here’s a short video tutorial of how to make scrambled eggs STILL IN…

Samoan Airlines Charging Passengers By Weight

Samoa, a country best known for being tied with Thin Mints for the best Girl Scout Cookie flavor, now has an airline that charges passengers based on the total weight…

Curiosity Rover's Parachute Blowing Around On Mars

This is a shot (and time-lapse video) of the Mars rover Curiosity’s descent parachute caught blowing around in the breeze . Thankfully, the parachute is still attached to Curiosity’s protective…

Ride The Lightning: 110kV Power Line Short Circuiting

This is a video of a 110kV (110,000-volt) power line in (where else?) Russia performing a very moving lightning dance after short circuiting. Now I’ll be the first to admit…

Facehugger: New Tarantula The Size Of A Human Face

This is a new species of tarantula recently discovered in Sri Lanka that’s the size of a human face. For reference, close your eyes and imagine one with its abdomen…

Playing Space: Interactive Map Of The Milky Way Galaxy

Note: No screencap does the thing justice, you’re gonna just have go to the website and click around playing space ranger on your own. Clicking the ‘Take a Tour’ button…

Multitasking: Guitar Mod Allows You To Type By Playing

This is the Email Guitar, a guitar modded by David Neevel (of OREO creme separating fame) that allows you to create keyboard letter input by playing different musical notes on…

TOO HUMAN: Terminator Robot Testing Camouflage

This is a video of Boston Dynamic’s PETMAN humanoid robot testing out its maneuverability in camouflage. It’s, uh, it’s terrifyingly human-like. Just imagine in the future there will be groups…

Video Games Imagined As Dr. Seuss Book Covers

She is just a small girl, but has no fear of capture. She has a Big Daddy down with her in Rapture. This is a small series (there’s only three)…

Vadering: America's Not As Impressive Answer To Those Japanese Schoolgirl Real Life Dragon Ball Moves

Not to be outdone by a bunch of Japanese schoolgirls (although still totally getting outdone by a bunch of Japanese schoolgirls), this is a series of shots of people force-choking…

I Think She's Even More Beautiful: Barbie Without Makeup

This is what Barbie would look like without makeup (plus braces) as imagined by artist Eddi Aguirre. Pretty much exactly like an anti-meth PSA. Personally, I think she looks great…

Geek Time: Newest NASA Mini-Satellites Resembles Jedi Training Remote

Who can forget Obi Wan Kenobi instructing Luke Skywalker with a floating Jedi remote, like a robotic softball? NASA has worked to recreate these functioning bots with miniature satellites called…