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3D printer makes Gummi candies from 3D body scans

3D printer makes Gummi candies from 3D body scans

By 12 March 2013

A cafe in Japan is producing some truly unique 3D printed models. Called the FabCafe, visitors can have their entire bodies scanned and then printed out in 3D Gummi form. The human Gummi bears are designed to put smiles on the faces of couples on Japan's... >>

Beercade coin-op: Win beer for gaming skills

Beercade coin-op: Win beer for gaming skills

By 14 February 2013

Forget tokens, winning on a Beercade machine will dole you out a pint of beer. The more you play, the more you drink. The end result, a self-imposed drinking limit, when you get so wasted the chances of winning are reduced to zero.  Put together for... >>

iPhone-controlled paper aeroplane takes flight in 2013

iPhone-controlled paper aeroplane takes flight in 2013

By 11 February 2013

The world of paper aeroplanes is about to be turned upside-down, thanks to an invention from Power Up. The device takes any conventional paper plane and lets you add a small electric motor to the back. In its most basic form, the Power Up 2.0, the motor... >>

Barbie hits the club with digital dress

Barbie hits the club with digital dress

By 11 February 2013

Barbie continues to lead the way in the world of high-tech fashion, now sporting a dress with a 114 tri-colour LED lights, announced at the 2013 Toy Fair in New York. The dress uses a 4.5-inch resistive touch panel that can be drawn on with a finger or... >>

Best portable party gear for the summer

Best portable party gear for the summer

By 14 August 2012

The sun's out, friends are over and you have a BBQ grilling up some burgers. Whats more could you want from this perfect summer scene? Gadgets thats what - lots and lots of gadgets. Whether its a quick fry-up with friends, a picnic with pals or a full-blown... >>

Livescribe Echo 8GB with Livescribe Connect
4.5 out of 5

Livescribe Echo 8GB with Livescribe Connect

By 30 November 2011

If you're not familiar with the Livescribe smartpen setup, allow us to fill you in. The Echo is the follow-up to the Pulse and, like its predecessor, contains a camera that is capable of shooting over 70 frames per second. Working in tandem with specially... >>

The best water pistols money can buy

The best water pistols money can buy

By 30 August 2011

Summer is rapidly drawing to a close, soon to be replaced with the dreary dark days of the autumn/winter months. As such Pocket-lint decided to make the most of the final sunny weeks by testing out the best water pistols we could find. The result? A rediscovery... >>

Best selling Vinturi wine aerator hits UK shelves

Best selling Vinturi wine aerator hits UK shelves

By 12 July 2011

The Vinturi Essential Wine aerator has been blazing a serious trail among US wine buffs who applaud it for its breathing process acceleration. And now it's come to the UK. What is breathing process acceleration you might ask? Well, wine that has been... >>

Eatensil becomes ultimate cutlery for take away fans

Eatensil becomes ultimate cutlery for take away fans

By 9 June 2011

Take away giant Just-eat is currently approaching manufacturers with what could possibly be the greatest product in culinary history. The Eatensil is designed to be an all-in-one Swiss army knife of cutlery for fast food fans. It comprises of a pizza... >>

Look like a Cylon with the Cybertrek Cool Watch

Look like a Cylon with the Cybertrek Cool Watch

By 14 April 2011

While the Cybertrek Cool Watch looks like the sort of time piece that we'd wear sometime in the future, it also smacks distinctly of Sci-fi of the past. Namely, it reminds us on Pocket-lint of the eye of a 1970s Battlestar Galactica Cylon - the big metal... >>