Apple II Disk Drive with a Mac Mini Inside It

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I love the classic look of a vintage Apple II computer. But it’s so underpowered and outdated that it’s virtually useless in today’s world. That is unless you take a modern day Mac mini and stuff it inside the floppy disk drive of your old Apple II. It’s pretty ingenious- the floppy drive ...

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Duct Tape Atari Joystick Wallet

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Sure anyone can make a duct tape wallet but does yours have an Atari joystick on it? Didn’t think so. Ideal for the retro-gamer or duct tape fanatic. This billfold wallet is made of 100% duct tape… so they say… although that doesn’t account for how the Atari joystick got on there. Unless ...

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Attaché Case Made from a 1960 Cadillac’s Fin

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Well this is certainly the most unusual (and only!) attaché case ever seen on this site. This crazy briefcase is made from the fin of a 1960 Cadillac…and it lights up too! Can you picture yourself strutting into the coffeeshop and pulling your laptop out of one of these? Steve Heller creates ...

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Giant Outdoor Scrabble Board

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For one Ohio couple, Scrabble is an outdoor game- a big one. It’s not that unusual to see a giant sized outdoor chess set but for some folks, the love of the famous word game is too strong to resist. Since there’s no giant outdoor Scrabble games sold in stores, they took it ...

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Floppy Disk Laptop Stand

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Floppy disks are pretty much useless these days with their tiny storage capacities and getting harder to find each day drives. It would be a shame to just throw them away and not put them to some other geeky good use- like construction! Glue a whole bunch of floppies together and you have ...

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DIY Glowing Tron Sneakers!

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Check out the video above of these insanely awesome DIY glowing Tron-style sneakers. They are actually a DIY project that you can learn from the new book Fashion Geek: Clothes Accessories Tech by Diane Eng. You might remember Diane Eng as the geeky contestant on Project Runway. Anyway, I don’t have much ...

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Cat Bed Made from a Computer Monitor

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Got a cat and are wondering what you can do with your old unused CRT computer monitor? Why not hollow it out (carefully- there’s some dangerous stuff inside there!) and put some padding inside to make it into a cat bed? Of course no computer monitor cat bed would be complete without fuzzy ...

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A Toaster Crammed Inside an Old VCR

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VCR’s have a slot to load things and so do toasters. So why not gut an old useless VCR out and cram a toaster in there sideways so that bread goes in the slot and toast gets ejected out. While we’re at it, let’s make the toast say “VHS” right on it for ...

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