Finally a Way to Control Your Kid – Control-A-Kid Remote

What do you do when your television acts up? Yup, you get the remote and start pushing buttons. And what do you do when you your cable box goes wonky? Another remote control to the rescue. And what do you do when your children are out of control? That’s right: you get your Tazer! Just kidding (dang,...

Mystery LEGO Minifigures

Some of the best things in life come in blind packages. We’re talking about great geeky things like collectible card games and Dungeons & Dragons miniatures, of course. Who hasn’t crinkled a packet of cards wondering if it contained that ultra rare? Or incurred the wrath of your Friendly...

This Lite Brite Is Not Square, It’s Cubed

Remember when you were a kid and played with your Lite-Brite? It sure was fun spending an hour or an afternoon (depending on how adept your skills were) to build that happy clown from the packaging. But then what? All that hard work and they expected you to just yank the pegs and start again? How is that...

Where were the LEGO robots when we were kids? LEGO Mindstorms NXT 2.0

You drag and drop. You transfer via USB cable. You build with LEGOs. You integrate the two. And now you have a ferocious looking crocogator which guards your room. It waits and watches for movement, and when it detects it, the crocogator attacks! Then you rebuild and reprogram. Now you have a machine that...