When you mention nightlights, most of think of those cheap, and often ugly, tiny plug-in models. But you can go a wholly different route by combining a drawer, armoire, or wardrobe with a transparent doors and a LED light to create a unique solution for illumination, turning your furnishing into one large night light.
Archive for July, 2011
Tags: Apartment Therapy, blogs, furniture, glowing, hack, Ikea, night light, storage, technology, unplggd
Tags: 3D printing, blogs, funny, Japan, mini-me, spooky, Technabob, technology, the clone factory, wrong
I have trouble understanding why anyone would want a fake 3D clone of themselves, but hey, who really understands the Japanese? One shop in Tokyo, Japan, has decided to offer realistic replicas of people to discerning customers. Perfect when you want to start the bejeezus out of someone.
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Tags: Apple, binder, binderpad, blogs, carry, case, iPad, school, Technabob, technology, zoogue
Tags: audio, blogs, Brando, capture, cassette, player, retro, Technabob, technology, USB
I’m not sure that I kept any of my cassettes (since most of them were in storage for a few years), but if you love retro stuff and you still have your old tapes, check out this USB Cassette Capture and Player.
It will play your cassettes and easily convert them into digital files, thanks to its USB connection.
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Tags: Apartment Therapy, blogs, camera, DSLR, news, product cycle, technology, unplggd, updates
Just like video game consoles, DSLR cameras operate on a longer product life cycle than smaller, affordable point-and-shoot models. Some manufacturers will update models every 2 to 3 years, sticking to a staggered release schedule, allowing users to get the best that’s available if they purchase their tech at the right time. Since point-and-shoots cost less, people can and will update these more frequently than a DSLR.
Tags: blogs, Calculator, Canon, computing, mouse, peripheral, Technabob, technology, X Mark I
While OS X Lion updates all of the multi-touch gestures available for Mac computers, but (at least for now) people who have PCs still need buttons on their mice. This mouse, called the X Mark I Lite, was recently released by Canon and comes with an integrated 10-digit calculator or numeric keypad (whichever you prefer)!
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Tags: blogs, daily, tweets, Twitter
- Actually ’88. Don’t like the eponymous Black album. And Justice for All is nice and hard. 11 hours ago
- You know that you’re old when you prefer the music a band made from ’81 to ’90 (Metallica) new stuff is execrable. 11 hours ago
- Can’t seem to find my Slayer Seasons in the Abyss 11 hours ago
- Fuck me, Hell’s Bells is pretty darn good. Even though it’s 31 years old. AC/DC 11 hours ago
- Started reading A Dance with Dragons. I needed the Tour de France to end to start listening to music and read again. 11 hours ago
- I hope to do my theses on the structure of some of the singularities in Sobolev spaces. It involves measure theory, which I really like. 11 hours ago
- 20:36 and I’m done for the day. I wish it was 7PM. Next week will be easier. Less teaching, more math research (PDE, Sobolev Spaces) 11 hours ago
- Just soldered a solar lights panel and brought it back to life. Sam: Solar Surgeon. 12 hours ago
- Milou Sluis by Michelangelo di Battista for Blugirl Fall 2011 Campaign | ZAC FASHION zac-fashion.com/milou-sluis-by… via @ZAC_Fashion 13 hours ago
- Aymeline Valade by Tom Munro for Numero #125 August 2011 | ZAC FASHION zac-fashion.com/aymeline-valad… via @ZAC_Fashion 14 hours ago
- Google+ Identity Crisis: What’s at Stake With Real Names and Privacy | Epicenter | Wired.com wired.com/epicenter/2011… 14 hours ago
- Surge Protectors: The How and the Why Good Questions http://wp.me/pWvW-5ZK 14 hours ago
- @TextExpander After closing one, the other remains non-responsive. Then after I close it, another instance appears and all is well. 15 hours ago
- @TextExpander not many details actually. Had OS X10.6.8, TE worked fine. Since I updated to Lion, every time I open my Mac, there are 2 TE 15 hours ago
- @deronbauman the water must also be caffinated because now I can’t sleep. 18 hours ago
- iTimber iPhone 4 Cases & Stands: Wood Is Good! http://wp.me/pWvW-5ZI 23 hours ago
- Marvel Digital’s Gadmei P83 Glasses-Free 3D PMP: Good for Your Eyes? Probably Not. http://wp.me/pWvW-5ZG 23 hours ago
- Watched Bad Teacher w the wife, it was funny bc we are both teachers. However there were a lot of stereotypes and it could have been funnier 23 hours ago
- “There are 413 billionaires in America with a combined net worth of $1.4 trillion.” (bit.ly/q8cGXI) 27 Jul
- @Joelle_writes @typefiend Never used Exposé much, but then I just got a Mac. I liked the concept of virtual desktops, totally UNIX. 23 hours ago
- @typefiend @joelle_writes When I use fullscreen apps or max browser windows, I use Mission Control all the time so does my wife a ‘user’ 23 hours ago
- Actually, nope. TextExpander isn’t working. There are 2 instances of the program when I boot up, 1 is non-responsive. Will have 2 uninstall 23 hours ago
- My Daily Tweets 07.26.11 http://wp.me/pWvW-5ZE 27 Jul
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