We have seen quite a few different hacks for the Microsoft Kinect here at Geeky Gadgets, the latest one is from the same guy who brought us the Kinect Lightsaber Hack.Now the clever hacker has managed to get his Microsoft Kinect to control Super Mario on his PC, and as you will see in the video below, Mario's movements in the game are controlled by body movements. … [Read more...] about Latest Microsoft Kinect Hack Controls Super Mario (Video)
Sony Ericsson has taken its time to upgrade its Xperia range of smartphones to a more recent version of Google's Android OS, one model which is now finally getting updated to Android 2.1 is the Xperia X8.Sony is rolling out the update at the moment, and it has listed which serial numbers of the smartphone are getting the Android 2.1 update over on their blog. … [Read more...] about Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 Gets Android 2.1 Update
Last week we told you that four mobile phone operators in the UK would start selling a subsidized iPad, now Orange UK is the first of the four companies to announce the pricing and monthly contract deals.Orange will be offering the iPad with WiFi and 3G on a monthly contract which will cost exisiting customer £25 per month and new customers £27 per month, and this is a two … [Read more...] about Orange UK To Offer Subsidized iPad For £199
The next time an astronaut is driving a vehicle moving on these tires he should quip "Look Ma, no air!" … [Read more...] about Super Strong Spring Tires Win R&D Award
All the hoopla surrounding solar cells these days revolve around a single capability: conversion rates. So here comes Spectrolab, a Boeing subsidiary, claiming their latest C3MJ+ solar cells have an average conversion efficiency of 39.2%. … [Read more...] about Boeing Bent On Mass-Producing Super Efficient Solar Cells
It's actually an odd sculpture that can pop open a beer bottle in no time. … [Read more...] about Say Hello To The Strangest Bottle Opener Ever
There are more than just a few sidesplitting nuggets of venomous contempt found at the CrApple Store blog. … [Read more...] about Disgruntled Apple Employee Rants On Hilarious Anti-Apple Blog
It's the future, boys and girls, and when it becomes commercially viable expect the world of computers to take the next big evolutionary step forward. … [Read more...] about What The Heck is A Quantum Hard Drive?
Google has big plans for its Google TV platform, their plan was to get a Google TV device into every home, either via a set top box or a Google TV enabled TV, but there are now signs that the platform may be in trouble.The Google TV platform was released just over a month ago, with the first Google TV device, the Logitech Revue, this was quickly followed by Google TV … [Read more...] about Is Google TV In Trouble?
Apple's release of the new MacBook Air last month, gives us a bit of a clue of things to come for the 2011 MacBook Pro, their advertising uses the phrase 'The next generation of MacBooks', which could give us a hint at what we will see in next years MacBook Pro.The new MacBook Air doesn't have a hard drive, instead it has a solid state drive, and there is also no DVD drive, … [Read more...] about 2011 MacBook Pro To Feature SSD, Light Peak And No DVD
If you're the type who wants a little more cheek in canned goods and other household items, then better shop at Hoxton Monster Supply one of these days. … [Read more...] about One Can Of A Vague Sense Of Unease, Please
Not just an HDD bearing the iconic bunny logo, but a digital archive of every Playboy magazine published since 1953. … [Read more...] about Bondi Digital Unveils Eye-Popping Playboy HDD