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Giant Jenga Game

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

giant-jenga-blocksPlay a super-sized game of Jenga where you’ll feel the crushing impact of a falling tower after every loss. With the ability to create a tower over four feet tall, these giant wooden tower building blocks are great for the outdoors, and come with a handy travel bag. Almost like the one Leonard built on The Big Bang Theory.

Available from Amazon.com for $199.99 USD



Apple Launches New iPad

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Apple launched the new iPad, the third generation of its category-defining mobile device.

With the breakthrough Retina display, 5-megapixel iSight camera, and ultrafast wireless, the new iPad is more immersive than ever before. Surf the web, check your email, flip through photos, watch a movie, play a game, thumb through a book or magazine, and more. iPad gives you a smarter, more intuitive, more fun way to do everyday things—and thanks to 200,000 apps in the App Store, things you can’t even imagine.1

Key Features

  • 9.7-inch Retina display with Multi-Touch
  • Dual-core A5X chip with quad-core graphics
  • 5MP iSight camera and FaceTime camera2
  • 1080p HD video recording
  • Up to 10 hours of battery life3
  • Built-in Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)
  • Cellular data service on Wi-Fi + 4G models (sold separately)
  • Available in black or white
  • iOS 5 and iCloud4

iPad 2 16GB W-Fi and Wi-Fi + 3G models are still available at new lower prices.


1 App count refers to the total number of apps worldwide.

2 FaceTime video calling requires a FaceTime-enabled device and Wi-Fi connection for both caller and recipient. Not available in all areas.

3 Battery life varies by use and configuration. See www.apple.com/batteries for more information.

4 iCloud requires iOS 5 on iPhone 3GS or later, iPod touch (3rd and 4th generation), or iPad; a Mac computer with OS X Lion; or a PC with Windows Vista or Windows 7. Some features require a Wi-Fi connection. Some features are not available in all countries. Access to some services is limited to 10 devices.

iPad 2 Announced

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

On March 11th Apple will begin shipping the iPad 2. While retaining 10 hours of battery life and a month of standby, Apple has added cameras, faster CPUs, a gyroscope and a dual-core CPU. In fact the pricing is staying the same as the original iPad.

The new iPad 2 is thinner than your iPhone 4 at just 8.8mm think. The iPad 2 will have a new chip Apple calls the A5, which features Dual-core processors, up to 2X faster then the A4 chip, up to 9X faster graphics and has the same low power requirements as the previous iPad.

It will ship in both Black and a White version and be available for both AT&T and Verizon.

The new iPad 2 will now have a true 1080p HDMI video output, that will work with all apps and supports rotation.

You Don’t Know What This Is?

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

Can you identify what this is? Use the comments below to enter your guess.



Monday, June 22nd, 2009

This was one of my favorite games growing up. Until I took it apart and made a whole new toy out of it. There were several games built in, but the main task was to remember and repeat an ever expanding sequence of lights and sounds. I did find an “unofficial” version for the iPhone, it isn’t exactly the same, but still fun and addictive.


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