With a design reminiscent of the works of the great Leonardo da Vinci, the Smoking Machine, which smokes cigarettes for you, could be the best "quit smoking" mechanism ever made.
Sometimes, you just want to disappear. You know, crawl into a hole and become invisible from everyone. I understand!
Artist and musician Tristan Perich decided to test just how far he could stretch 1-bit tunes, using only a single microchip as his orchestra. The setup you see above is the result: you don't actually remove any of the components from the CD case. You just plug it in and listen.
Some people organize their iPhone apps by function, others by category, and I'm sure there are a few who just leave them in the order they downloaded them. Allison McCarthy? She arranges by color. The result is this great image of her four home screens, arranged end to end in a fantastic app rainbow. See it full-size in the gallery below.
Designer Alex Varanese wants to know what you'd do if you could go back in time. Him? He'd remake today's gadgets in Atari's image, which means slapping a lot of wood paneling all over them:...
In an earlier life artist Shawn Smith must have been some kind of 1980s arcade-game designer, because that low-bit blocky view of the world has been translated into his beautiful animal sculptures.
Designer Gabriel Dishaw has come up with a fashion-meets-tech project that recycles our old devices and Nike sneakers into pure circuit-laced cool.
This, my friends, is the Terrestrial Shrub Rover, a vehicle created by Justin Shull for...well, I'm not quite sure why, but it exists, so here you go. Yes, it's a vehicle that looks like a shrub.
Boy, something like this would have made class a lot more interesting — and musical. Blair Neal's "Color a Sound" uses transparent sheets (just like teacher used to use) sliding across an overhead projector to act as sheet music, while...
Designer Ronen Kadushin has finally gone and done it. He's made a real "iPhone killer," a combination of words that was all the rage not too long ago (disclosure: I was guilty of it, too). Now we're all about iPad...