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Halloween Pumpkin with Scrolling LED Matrix Display

October 31, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

The pumpkin is going high tech. Not content to just have a regular boring ol’ jack-o-lantern sitting on his porch, one enterprising hacker decided to insert a 70 LED scrolling matrix display in his pumpkin. And all along I thought my pumpkin was impressive because I carved out eyebrows. Mike Szczys from Hack a Day [...]

Monopoly Game Board Made of Gold Encrusted With Gemstones on Display

October 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The Museum of American Finance in New York City has a very special item on display. It is a monopoly board game made out of solid gold and encrusted with jewels. The precious golden board has been created by the jeweler Sidney Mobell. He started work on it in 1988 and it was his passion [...]

Salsa Table by Bram Boo on Display in Interieur Biennale in Kortrijk, Belgium

October 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Interieur Biennale in Kortrijk, Belgium will be the focus of attention for the interior designers as everyone will be looking out for innovative designs and interesting concepts. The salsa table by designer Bram Boo will be on show during the upcoming biennale. Boo has been selected as the designer of the year 2010 by the [...]

LG PX950 3D HDTV Finally Achieves THX 3D Display Certification

September 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

LG Electronics, one of the biggest names in consumer electronic products has now achieved a added a new feather to its cap, as the company’s latest 3D HDTV, the LG PX950 has been awarded the THX Display Certification. The PX950 had already acquired the THX Certification for its 2D display capabilities and now with the [...]

Lamp and Vase Display

September 12, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Two items, one intent. There’s the “Platevase” combination plate and vase and the “Favourite Things” pendant lamp. With the Platevase you can place not only a lovely flower or flowering treebranch, you can fill it with chocolates and other lovely edibles! What a fantastic combination of smells and tastes made possible by a round porcelain [...]

diy project: framed display box

September 2, 2010 by · 10 Comments 

in an attempt at minimalism, i decided to sell off my poorly treated, disorganized collection of cds, receiving a mere fraction of what i paid originally. apparently, nobody needs a scratched copy of depeche mode’s violator with a cracked jewel case and SO many memories and feelings attached to it…okay i’ll keep that one! but [...]

Erin Lareau Creates Swarowski Encrusted Guitar for Guitar Twon Sunset Strip Display

August 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Erin Lareau has many bejeweled accolades up her sleeves. Continuing with her line of glittering art projects, the bling artist has unveiled the ten feet tall Swarowski studded Gibson Guitar. The guitar was donning the pedestal of the Guitar Town Sunset Strip public art exhibition which was showcasing the work of other 25 nationally acclaimed [...]

World’s Most Expensive Car Goes on Display

August 5, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Back in May we reported on the ultra rare 1936 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic that set a new record as the world’s most expensive car when it changed hands in a private transaction valued at close to $40 million. Now the incredibly valuable vehicle is going on display at California’s Mullin Automotive Museum, an institution [...]

HoloAD Diamond Series is one nice holographic display

June 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The HoloAD Diamond Series hologram is yet another reason that I was sad that I missed out on Computex in Taipei last week. It probably is the best example of a holographic TV to date, and it uses three displays with precisely placed glass plates for a that most incredible 3-D effect that we’ve been [...]