LEGO Drone Kit Capable Of Carrying A GoPro Action Camera (video)

LEGO Drone

Lego fans that enjoy building constructions using the iconic bricks might be interested in this new Lego drone kit, which is launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website this week.

The Lego drone kits can provide just the mechanics for you to provide the Lego bricks or can be purchased as a complete drone kit which includes all the Lego bricks and assembly instructions.

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PlayStation 4 Share Play Feature Limited To 60 Minute Sessions

PlayStation Share Play

Sony has today confined that their new PlayStation 4 Share Play feature will be limited to 60 minute play sessions, but there is no limit to the number of times Share Play can be used. Allowing you to restart iShare Play at the end of 60 minutes to continue play.

The new PlayStation 4 Share Play feature will be rolling out in the PlayStation 4 upcoming 2.0 system update, and Sony has confirmed in an interview at this years Gamescon 2014 event in Cologne.

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New Skylanders Trap Team Launching On Mobile iOS And Android Devices (video)

Skylanders Trap Team

Activision has today announced that its new Skylanders Trap Team will be launching for mobile devices as well as console devices and both will retail for around $80.

The Skylanders Trap Team mobile version will be released alongside the console verso for  Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii will be released on October 5, 2014 throughout North America, and October 10th, 2014 throughout Europe with the tablet version also coming with a Bluetooth controller.

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Water Balloon Filler Passes $840,000 In Pledges On Kickstarter (video)

Water Balloon Filler

An ingenious water balloon filler that is capable of filling 100 water balloons in less than one minute has been designed and created by Tinnus Enterprises based in Texas within the US.

The new system called Bunch O Balloons was launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website roughly two weeks ago and has already successfully raised over $840,000 in pledges from over 20,000 backers with still 14 days left to run on the project.

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Lego SmartBrick Lets You Easily Build Remote Control Lego Projects (video)

Remote Control Lego

Lego builders around the world that would like to remote control Lego projects they create, might be interested in a new smart brick called SBrick, that has a range of up to 100 m.

The SBrick is capable of controlling 64 ports with one remote allow you to use 16 SBrick devices each with 4 ports within your Lego projects. Check out the video after the jump to learn more.

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Lego Fusion Combines Digital and Physical Gameplay Together (video)

Lego Fusion

Lego has this week unveiled a new range of Lego it has created called Lego Fusion which has been designed to combine both physical and digital game play together using tablet and smartphone applications.

The new Lego Fusion box sets have been designed by Lego to encourage children to continue building beyond the initial steps included in the Lego Fusion kits which have been created for children 7 and upwards.

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Real FX Radio Controlled Car Racing Game Uses Artificial Intelligence (video)

radio controlled cars

If you enjoy racing radio controlled cars and used to enjoy Scalextric or still do, this new Real FX racing game might be worth more investigation. As its uses artificial intelligence, to provide users with control never before achieved says its creators.

The Real FX radio controlled cars system uses a slotless expandable, customisable track that sets up in seconds, not hours say its creators WoW Labs based in the UK. Check out the trailer after the jump to see the racing radio controlled racing system in action.

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Wheeled Jumping And Flying Parrot MiniDrones Launching August 2014 (video)

Parrot MiniDrones

Parrot well known for its range of flying drones has this week announced that their two new Parrot MiniDrones will be launching in the US during August of this year.

There are two new Parrot MiniDrones in the range at the current time take the form of the ultra compact, lightweight and robust, Rolling Spider that is capable of flying and the Parrot Jumping Sumo MiniDrone. Check out both in action in the promotional videos after the jump.

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TipToe Walking Robot Kit Powerd by Arduino And Controlled Via iOS (video)

Walking Robot Kit

Hobbyists, makers and children that enjoyed building Arduino powered devices might be interested in this six legged walking robot kit which is powered by the Arduino platform and can be controlled using its companion iOS application.

The TipToe robot kit has been designed as a easy and quick introduction to robotics and the kit can be assembled in around 30 minutes from start to finish, using a small Phillips screwdriver and a set of pliers.

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Rubik’s Cube Celebrates its 40th Birthday

Any child of the 80′s will have fond and likely not so fond memories of the infuriating Rubik’s Cube. Most of us were unable to solve that cube that involved rotating rows of smaller cubes in an attempt to get each surface of the larger main cube to be the same color. Often many resorted to pulling off the stickers to win the game.


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