Category: Crazy Gadgets

Immobiliser Phone, Simply Stunning

When is a phone not a phone? Answer – when it’s a stun gun instead. If you’re ever out late at night and you feel like someone might be following you, it would be a smart idea to carry this particular phone with you. When you find out that the creator of the ‘phone’ is a company called Security Products in Disguise, you’ll realise why I keep referring to it as a phone.

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Immobiliser Phone, Simply Stunning

| February 11, 2012 |

Romantic Microbes, Perfect for Valentine’s Day

Don’t worry we’re not talking about the real thing here. But we are talking about the great new line from GIANTmicrobes that is hitting the shelves right now in advance of the most romantic day of the year. What day is that? Oh right – Valentine’s Day.

No doubt there will be a few crude jokes floating around for this one. But, you can buy a little fluffy sperm and a larger fluffy egg in a ..

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Romantic Microbes, Perfect for Valentine’s Day

| February 10, 2012 |

Basic House, Fits in Your Pocket

Barcelona-based Martin Azua has designed what he calls “Basic House”. It is a portable temporary housing solution that looks like an oversized balloon.

That description is probably not too off the mark, considering that the Basic House is made of metallized polyester. When unfolded, this balloon self-inflates under one’s body heat or due to the sun’s heat.

Once you are inside the Basic House, the material reflects your body heat inside and keeps you warm. Even more ..

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Basic House, Fits in Your Pocket

| February 8, 2012 |

Water BBQ, Floating Flamer

Imagine being able to swim and not having to get out of the water to sink your teeth into some freshly grilled sausages or hamburgers or whatever other barbecued foods you fancy. Add a floating ice chest with some beer and make sure your friends are around you. Your picture of joy on a summer weekend is complete, isn’t it?

With the Floating Flamer, the picture described above need no longer just be a figment of ..

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Water BBQ, Floating Flamer

| February 1, 2012 |

Rollerman Reaches Speeds of 70 MPH

We’ve all had internet trawling days, haven’t we? We don’t have anything to accomplish, we don’t need to buy anything, and we’re sick to death of tweeting our friends, so instead we spend hours and hours clicking on link after link of WikiPedia pages and YouTube videos.

If you’ve had one of those days recently, you’ll probably have stumbled upon the exploits of Jean-Yves Blondeau. What? The name doesn’t sound familiar? Well, maybe you are more ..

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Rollerman Reaches Speeds of 70 MPH

| January 2, 2012 | Comments

Dancing Cat Speakers

If you’re tired of your dull, boring speakers, you may want to read on. Firebox offers a speaker shaped like a cat. At first glance, that may not sound like much; after all, speakers come in all kinds of shapes and sizes.

What makes this kitty stand out is that it dances. All you need to do is to plug your mobile phone or MP3 player or indeed any other music system with a standard 3.5 ..

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Dancing Cat Speakers

| December 30, 2011 | Comments

Sports Car Golf Cart: F5 Custom by Pennwick

For most people, the game of golf is associated with the rich and famous. The golf course is where business executives strike deals, as they walk briskly from one hole to another. Many courses have electric golf carts to help golfers and their caddies move around.

The F5 Custom Golf Cart from Pennwick is an electric luxury golf cart that is modelled on the chassis of a ClubCar. It is styled like an upscale Italian automobile, ..

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Sports Car Golf Cart: F5 Custom by Pennwick

| December 27, 2011 | Comments