UDI's U818A 2.4-GHz Quadcopter is currently being offered for just $64.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $499.99. The UDI 818A offers new and experienced pilots both a 6 axis stabilized quadcopter that is capable of loops and high speed flight. 2 flight modes offer enhanced performance. One special feature about this U818A is the onboard camera. You can now film videos and take pictures via controls from the 2.4ghz transmitter. A push of a button allows you to take snapshots or record live footage, media is stored on a microSD card up to 8GB. Product page. Continue reading for a height and camera test video, along with more information.
6 AXIS GYRO with posture control - Integrated design guarantee the precise positioning of the aircraft.
4 CHANNEL function provide stable flying and easy operation. Video Camera FPV.
High Capacity Battery And Strong Power Motors Enable The Helicopter To Fly Much Longer And More Efficiently.
Modular Design makes it easy to install and repair. Remote Distance is up to 30m.
Photographer and Star Wars fanatic Benoit Lapray partnered with artist Matthieu Latry for a LEGO Star Wars "Toys Invasion" series, in which they took Star Wars LEGO minifigs as well as accessories, and set them up in real life situations at La Confluence in Lyon, France. Above, we have two Jedis preparing for a battle with none other than Darth Vader himself. Continue reading for more.
Looking for a fun project to work on today? Then why not make some jellyfish in a bottle? All you'll need is a transparent plastic grocery bag, plastic water bottles, thread, food coloring, and scissors. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing why you should not be doing backflips on skyscrapers.
LEGO fanatic Matt De Lanoy combined his love of the colorful bricks with The Simpsons to recreate the city of Springfield, complete with the Simpson and Flanders residences, Moe's Tavern, Krusty Burger, the Kwik-E-Mart, the nuclear power plant, The Android's Dungeon, the Stonecutter's Club and more. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a child who steals the show during an on-air interview.
LEGO is a popular line of construction toys manufactured by The Lego Group, a privately held company based in Billund, Denmark. They began manufacturing interlocking toy bricks in 1949. Today, we take an interesting look inside their headquarters designed by Danish architects Rosan Bosch and Rune Fjord. Their main goal was to create a work environment that promotes both innovation and imagination while maintaining a fun factor. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral LEGO Guardians of the Galaxy video.
The problem with water balloon fights is that filling them up takes quite a while to say the least, but thanks to Bunch o Balloons by geeky father of eight Josh Malone, that will never be an issue again. As you can see in the prototype video above, you simply connect a water house and the mini water balloons will be filled up in 1-minute or less. Continue reading for the official launch video and more information.
Set to be unveiled at San Diego Comic Con later this week, this new LEGO Batman Dark Knight Tumbler consists of 1,869 pieces, measures 15 inches tall by 9 inches wide, and "includes not only a Christian Bale-style Batman minifig, but also a beautifully crafted Joker styled after the character brilliantly played by the late Heath Ledger," says Hi Consumption. Available here starting July 27th. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a dog apologizing to a baby in the most adorable way possible.
LEGO began making interlocking toy bricks in 1949. Since then, a global LEGO subculture has emerged, complete with supporting movies, games, competitions, and six themed amusement parks. All of this began in the workshop of Ole Kirk Christiansen, a skilled carpenter from Billund, Denmark, who began making wooden toys in 1932. Two-years-later, in 1934, his company came to be called "LEGO", which comes from the Danish phrase leg godt, which means "play well". As of 2013, approximately 560-billion Lego pieces have been produced. Continue reading to see some of the geekiest LEGO tattoos ever.
Syma's S107G R/C Helicopter is currently being offered for only $14.98, this week only, originally priced at $129.95. At approx. 7.5" long, it easily fits in the palm of your hand and is fully functional, equipped with latest Gyroscope technology, which makes this helicopter an instant hot seller in the RC World. Product page. Continue reading for a video of it in-action and more information.
2 selectable frequencies let's you fly up to 2 helicopters at once.
No assembly required, ready to fly! Equipped with the latest gyroscope technology.
Full 3 channels : up, down, left, right, forward and backward.
A 25-30 minutes charge is equal to a 8-12 minutes flight.
Recharging takes place via the transmitter or USB cable.
For Slinky fans, it may be the greatest invention ever, but for others, this machine could quite possibly be the most pointless yet. It basically consists of an angled conveyor belt that keeps the slinky moving perpetually at the correct speed, powered via USB port. Plus, it even has a speed controller, allowing the user to set the Slinky to walk off the device when he or she is done using it. Continue reading for a video and more information.