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Kuchi-Paku Lion Animal Speaker

09/06/2011, Here is something for the kids – the Kuchi-Paku Lion Animal Speaker which might just appeal to those who wish their kids had the experience of watching Lion King and getting enchanted by hand-drawn cartoons instead of all the computer rendered, 3D...

R2-D2 Planetarium up for pre-order

08/22/2011, When the name R2-D2 or Star Wars is mentioned, the image of space, adventure, an epic battle and lightsabers come to mind, so while the R2-D2 Planetarium will not be able to provide you any adventure, epic battles or lightsabers, it will be able to...

Sifteo Cubes now available for pre-order

08/10/2011, You know, back in the days when I was a wee lad, the only method of keeping myself occupied was a pencil and a sheet of paper, running around outdoors trying to catch some fish, or getting mental stimulation through the Rubik’s Cube. Those were the...

Nerf Vortex ready to heat up your summer

07/21/2011, As a kid, surely you have had experience with a Nerf gun, no? Good news for those who want to relive their childhood (or introduce the video game generation to some outdoor activity) as Nerf has a new set of upcoming blasters for the masses known as the...

Plick: robotic building blocks for kids

07/14/2011, One of the best ways to teach kids about how electronics work is through the use of toys and Plick, robotic building blocks for kids aims to make it as fun and as easy as possible. Plick is an interactive building toy that can be used to create a...

Solowheel outrides Segway

02/15/2011, Want to know just how cool the Solowheel is compared to Segways? Well, why not check out the video of it in action in the extended post, where you see the rather elderly man riding on it without fear of crashing (and without protective gear, to boot!)...

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...

Turn your iPhone into an RC toy controller

01/25/2011, Steve Jobs pretty much meant using your iPhone for everything when he said “there’s an app for that”. In this case, we’re talking about controlling an RC car with your iPhone. Sure you won’t be able to do it without the help...

Nanodots used to create the world’s largest magnetic sculpture

01/17/2011, Just in time for the Golden Globe Awards, the founders of Nanodots have created a new sculpture to commemorate the occasion and to set a new world record. Guinness World Records recently awarded Nano Magnetics for creating the “World’s Largest...

Dave the Funky Shoulder Monkey could be a hit this holiday season

09/24/2010, Dave the Funky Shoulder Monkey was first announced to the world late August/early this month, but strangely enough, not too many news portals or blogs out there covered it. We found Dave to be particularly interesting since he could very well be the next...

Hellophone keeps kids occupied, your phone remains safe

09/19/2010, Since everyone and their uncle these days seem to own an iPhone, it also goes without saying that spotting an iPhone in the hands of a kid is a common sight, although having said kid treat the iPhone as a sledgehammer is another matter altogether. Why not...

RC soccer boots are a definite hoot

08/27/2010, Are you a hardcore soccer fan and love the fact that the soccer season has just started in Europe? Then you might want to check out this pair of RC soccer boots. Yes, you won’t even need to wear it to move around, since each of these boots will...