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LEGO viewfinder and shutter release added to Sony NEX-5 camera

02/11/2011, Sony’s NEX-5 camera is definitely a looker, but if you want it to stand out even more, LEGO bricks might be able to come to your rescue. Somebody out there decided to create a LEGO viewfinder for the camera and he’s also came up with a LEGO shutter...

Motorized LEGO tank looks menacing

02/06/2011, LEGO is such a wonderful toy for you to play around with, tickling your imagination in the process. Martijn “Dino_Martino” Hellemans of NXT STEP Mindstorms blog fame has been hard at work on a new motorized LEGO tank that is sophisticated...

LEGO Angry Birds fly in

01/18/2011, We’ve seen the Angry Birds board game, plush toys and now we’ve caught sight of the Angry Birds characters built from LEGO bricks, will there be no end to this (pleasurable) madness? Of course, we really wouldn’t suggest you throw these LEGO birds...

Lego Star Wars alarm clock

12/30/2010, If you’re a fan of Star Wars, a fan of Lego, and you have trouble waking up, boy you’re going to be happy to hear what we have in store for you. Urban Outfitters has the Lego Star Wars fanboy’s ultimate clock. An alarm clock that’s...

LEGO Pinhole camera an interesting DIY project

12/28/2010, You can say that LEGO is a toy that keeps on giving back, limited only by your imagination. Well, someone has come up with a new LEGO pinhole camera project that will certainly go some way in making sure your weekends are filled with more purpose instead...

LEGO USB flash drive: make your own

12/22/2010, There’s always something special about LEGO bricks that make us happy and if you’ve been thinking of getting a LEGO USB flash drive but don’t want to shell out your hard-earned cash, perhaps you might want to be able to create one...

Lego Antikythera Machine Loves Astronomy

12/10/2010, The folks over at Apple might not always be thinking about iPhones and iPads as Andrew Carol, one of Apple’s software engineers, decided to recreate a working model o the Antikythera mechanism from Lego bricks. In case you aren’t familiar with...

MakerLegoBot develops Lego sculptures of its own

10/20/2010, Remember the terror that Skynet wrought when it became self-aware? Well, what you see above known as the MakerLegoBot could very well usher in a new age of robots, but we do think that it will take quite some time before that happens. Will Gorman, a...

Metal Grudge bears no ill will

10/17/2010, Love Metal Slug? Well, you can tell by one look that this tank is inspired by the bitmapped video game, and is set to be one of the more inspiring Lego constructions to date. To make things all the more impressive, the Metal Grudge as it is known will be...

Glow-in-the-dark LEGO USB Key

10/14/2010, A LEGO USB key or a glow-in-the-dark USB flash drive would be an awesome novelty USB key, but what would happen if you combined the two together? You’d come up with an awesome Zip Zip Glow in the Dark USB key. Apparently it’s good to glow in...

LEGO Wiimote For The Nintendo Wii Actually Works

10/13/2010, LEGO fans will be overjoyed at the introduction of the LEGO Play & Build Remote for the Nintendo Wii. It’s due out later this week and will set you back $40. While it’s a LEGO-branded device, don’t expect to be able to build the...

Lego Mindstorms robots controlled via Android app

10/12/2010, Who said that your Android-powered phone isn’t as versatile as its iOS-powered rival? Well, someone decided to come up with an Android app that allows you to control Lego Mindstorms robots, thanks to the free Mindstorms NXT app. Of course, you will...

Lego Leica M8 camera marks the spot

10/06/2010, So you can’t afford the $17,500 Leica M9 Neiman Marcus Edition? Fret not, there is a $50 alternative in the form of the Leica M8 camera. Of course, this is child’s play compared to the M9, but at least it offers something different and funny...

Pentax NB1000 Is A Lego-like Compact Camera

09/09/2010, Looks like the RS1000 wasn’t the only camera from Pentax that places a heavy emphasis on customization. The NB1000, which is technically identical to the RS1000, comes with a Lego-like body, allowing you to customize your camera with different...