HTC Desire Solves Dodecahedron Rubik’s Cube (video)

We have featured a number of different Rubik Cube solving devices here on Geeky Gadgets including the Android Lego creation that was able to solve the puzzle in under 25 seconds. But we have never seen a Dodecahedron Rubik’s Cube solver before.

Megaminxer is probably the first robot in the world to solve a Megaminx puzzle or a Dodecahedron Rubik’s Cube, which is made up of with 12 faces, each with 5 edges.

The Megaminxer robot is built from LEGO and uses a Mindstorms NXT kit for driving the mechanics, together with a HTC Desire smartphone running a custom Android app is the brain of the device. Watch the video after the jump to see the solver in action.


Continue Reading…

Rolobox Ensures Kids Play with Boxes More than What’s Inside

I have two kids and I am here to tell you that they can both play longer with a big box than they do with all the toys and video games around the house. My daughter would sleep in a box like a little 6-year-old hobo if you let her. If you really want to guarantee that your kids have more fun with a box than what is inside the box the Rolobox is for you.


Continue Reading…

Samsung Offers Robot Vacuum Cleaner with Camera in Korea

I like the idea of those robotic vacuum cleaners that you can have just zip around and vacuum your floors for you. I also like the idea of a remote controlled vacuum cleaner that I can use to chase the kids and pets around the house. Samsung has a new vacuum cleaner in Korea that combines a video robot with a cleaning bot.

Samsung RC Vacuum Cleaner

Continue Reading…

Lego Launches First Minifig Flash Drive

If you are a big Lego fan and been eagerly awaiting the launch of Lego’s minifig flash drives, the wait is now over. Lego have now added te new Lego minifig flash drives to their US online store.

The new minifig are equipped with a 2Gb storage capacity and are compatible with both Mac and PC systems and to reveal the USB connector simply remove the little figures legs, which double as the connector cover.

Lego MiniFig Flash Drive

Continue Reading…

Aikiou Pet Feeders Are Silly And Appealing

Indeed, it would be better to label these things feeders than bowls since either model looks nothing like the bowl you feed your favorite animals with. Pictured down south is the dog variant, shaped like a giant paw where the canines can then search for their food by pawing the hollowed out toes.

AikiouContinue Reading…

Spoil Your Kid With This Flashy Ride

A taste for luxury is best cultivated at a young age. This is why snobbish parents should consider buying the Mini Seven for their little brats. The company who builds this type of car, Micro Electric Vehicles, departed from their usual standard by installing a petrol engine on this pimpin’ ride instead dof the usual electric variety.

Mini SevenContinue Reading…