New Xbox 360 Warns You When Its Too Hot, Shuts Down

The first generation Xbox had problems with the Red Ring of Death (RROD), when the console got to warm, and once this happened you pretty much had to send it to Microsoft to get it fixed.

We have already heard that the new Xbox 360 now has a RDOT, which lets you know when there is something wrong with the console, usually a hardware failure.

New Xbox 360 Warns You When Its Too Hot, Shuts Down

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iPhone Flexible Speaker Concept

This conceptual iPhone speaker system designed by Chun-Chieh Yang and is reminiscent of a Rubik’s cube puzzle rather than a traditional speaker. When collapsed the speaker is a perfect square and unfolds to reveal more and more paperthin speaker panels and is aptly named the flexible speaker.

iPhone Flexible Speaker

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GenosTV Unveils Cyclops Remote Control, Ergonomics be Damned

One of the greatest inventions of man is the remote control. I remember the awe when I was a kid when my dad rolled in a TV with a remote control for the first time. The thing that most remotes have in common today is the form factor. They are usually single hand use devices with similarly shaped buttons.

There is good reason for this, most of us have muscle memory for the remote and we don’t even have to look at it to hit the button we want. GenosTV has announced a new universal remote control called the Cyclops that throws that common design out the window, and looks good doing it.

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Coke Zero & Mentos Rocket Car

You probably remember the reaction that is caused when a Mentos mint sweet is dropped into a bottle of Coke? Well EepyBird made up of Fritz Grobe (the short one) and Stephen Voltz have been playing with the reactions for a number of years and have now created their greatest Mento/Coke design the Coke Zero & Mentos Rocket Car.

Coke Zero & Mentos Rocket Car

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Concept Tablet For The Geek In You

If your one to think the iPad is a little short of features the same as Yigit Cinar, the tablet he has designed might be for you. Yigit’s tablet packs in nearly ever feature you could possibly need in a tablet and more. His design is still a concept at the moment but Yigit has put together a demo using Autocad and Maya to show his ideas. View the video after the jump.

Geeky Tablet

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I-Way Arcade

If your a racing fan and maybe visiting France or even live their. How luckys that! take a trip to Lyons to the new I-Way Arcade that took four years to design and build and housing a fleet of 18 6-axis car simulators. Including rally cars and full size formula 1 racing cars.

iway arcade

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iPad USB Typewriter Mod

If you have any old typewriters left rusting in the attic, now might be the time to dust them off and breath new life into them. Jack Zylkin has designed a way of converting old typewriters into fantastic iPad accessories. Check out the video after the break.

ipad USB Typewriter

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The USB Mouse Lamp

We have featured quite a few lamps here and Geeky Gadgets, some cool 0nes and some geeky ones, this latest one would make a great addition to any geeks office, the USB Mouse Lamp.

As the name suggests, the USB Mouse Lamp is designed to look like a computer mouse, unfortunately it won’t work as a real computer mouse as well.

The USB Mouse Lamp

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Fully Working Lego Sniper Rifle

Here at Geeky Gadgets weve featured some fantastic Lego creations, from circular saws to iPad stands and here’s another to add to the list. A Lee Enfield bolt action sniper rifle made completely from Lego that even fires Lego bricks.

Created and built by Jack Streat who has made a number of different Lego weaponry in the past, admits that this creation is his best to date. Check out the video to see it in action after the jump.

lego sniper rifle

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