Can a bedside lamp be cute?

baymax-lamp

[I want this] This Big Hero 6 Baymax USB nightlight is super cute. This Baymax will do a number of things; brightness controls at 25%, 50% and 75% plus a fade out mode, breathing mode, flash mode and even a soothing sleep mode. Nightlights don’t often let you move their head and hands but you […]

Competition: Speaker and headphone bundle

Touch Boom

Got plans to attend a convention or expo this summer? Perhaps you’re lucky enough to be going away on a summer holiday? This competition’s loot might have exactly what you need if you want to take some music with you. This bundle includes ThumbsUp Touch Boom Box Speaker and Veho headphones. The Boom Box speaker […]

Boeing gets patent on force fields

boeing-shields

The multinational manufacturer of airplanes, rockets and satellites has picked up an American patent on military force fields. This computer-voice / animation combo explains how the technology works. It doesn’t feel quite like “force fields from Star Wars” to me but, yeah, I get the reference. It’s also worth noting that the technology does seem […]

D&D projection map

roll20project-1

Redditor and Roll20 developer Silverlight has shared a pretty funky D&D project. Using Roll20, Apple TV and a projector Silverlight was able to project a map onto the gaming table. The project makes great use of Roll20’s “dynamic lighting” which only shows what the PCs can see with their line of sight. In this case […]