Dog in a Swing

Dog in a Swing

At first we thought this might be animal cruelty, but Sara the dog clearly enjoys it when her master gives her a push on the swing set. Speak, Sara, Speak! Higher! Higher! Good dog.

Leaf Personal Light

Leaf Personal Light

Yves Béhar’s striking LED Leaf light for Herman Miller allows the user to control the intensity and light color (warm or cool) by sliding a finger along a groove in the lamp base. (Thanks Ron!)

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Meteor Shower Time Lapse

Meteor Shower Time Lapse

While Ph Dee is convinced his attempt to shoot a time-lapse video of the recent Perseid meteor shower was a failure because of airplanes, we think it’s an awesome display of the night sky anyhow.

LEGO Spinal Tap

LEGO Spinal Tap

The mockumentary Spinal Tap had many classic scenes. Here’s one, only in LEGO form. Nigel shows Marty the world’s most absurd amp, for when the band needs that “extra push over the cliff”.

Kawasaki STX-15F Jet Ski

Kawasaki STX-15F Jet Ski

The Kawasaki STX-15F Jet Ski is powered by a Ninja-derived 1,498cc engine and offers smart steering, 2 piece seat, full instrumentation, mirrors, reverse, and large storage capacity.

Elekit Tube Amp

Elekit Tube Amp

It’s been a while since we’ve seen anything as fracking minimal gorgeous and cool as the Elekit Tube Amp, a vacuum tube hybrid stereo amplifier designed by Koichi Futatsumata for EK Japan.

This Is My Time Watch

This Is My Time Watch

The limited edition This Is My Time chrono watch was created to celebrate Diesel founder Renzo Rosso’s upcoming birthday, and includes ghostly subdials, matte black case and engraved signature.

Chewbacca Cabinet

Chewbacca Cabinet

We think the audio on this clip must be fake, but this guy claims his cabinet sounds just like Chewbacca when the door opens. If he’s not lying, it’s awesome. If he is, feed him to the Wampa.

Cooking for Geeks

Cooking for Geeks

Jeff Potter’s tattered cookbook features recipes and lessons from the world of food science, and interviews with geeks, chefs and scientists. We also think it’s the first O’Reilly Cookbook with food.

Gluko & Lennon

Gluko & Lennon

We’re not sure if this is a one-shot or a pilot episode for a series, but either way it’s worth watching. Gluko & Lennon is a funny animated short with a quirky and beautiful art style.

WORDS (Short Film)

WORDS (Short Film)

A beautiful short film made by Will Hoffman and Daniel Mercadante for Radiolab’s Words podcast, WORDS plays a game of word association while barely using any spoken language.

A Clockwork Corn

A Clockwork Corn

Mark Svoboda shot this hypnotizing time lapse video of a cob of corn being ravaged by squirrels. Or it could be just one squirrel – look at that fat furry bastard. It’s all him ain’t it?

Infiniti IPL G Coupe

Infiniti IPL G Coupe

The new Infiniti Performance Line has landed, starting off with this revamped G37S with sportier styling an amped-up 348-hp V6, true dual exhaust, and a close-ratio 6-speed manual transmission.

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Voice Actions For Android

Voice Actions For Android

Google’s Voice Actions app for Android 2.2 phones gives voice commands a major boost. It lets users create text messages, write notes, play music, search for websites and more, all via voice.

Nike x EA Madden 11 Air Trainer

Nike x EA Madden 11 Air Trainer

The limited edition Madden 11 Air Trainer 1.2 is wrapped in brown pebbled leather, has a football play inscribed at the back, and has Drew Brees’ pre-game chant sublimated on the sock liner.

Samsung Portable Blu-ray Player

Samsung Portable Blu-ray Player

Samsung’s BD-C8000 Blu-ray player offers a 10.3″ LCD screen and even supports 3D playback – on 3D televisions, but not on the built-in screen. Still, it’s worth a look if you want Blu-ray on the go.

U Can’t Kiss This

U Can’t Kiss This

This 4-way mashup seamlessly combines the music of Tom Jones, Rick James, Prince and MC Hammer. We’re not sure whether to dance or close the browser. Where’s Rick Astley when you need him?

HTML5 Games

HTML5 Games

Much of what we’ve seen of HTML5 has been about its native video playback, but it might someday challenge Flash, as is evidenced by these early games built using the fledgling standard.

Tiny Keychain Amp

Tiny Keychain Amp

We’re not sure that this miniscule amplifier will really put out much power, but it’s still nifty to have a tiny little Marshall stack along with your car keys, no? Grab a bunch and look extra cool.

DeviantART Muro

DeviantART Muro

The guys over at DeviantART have released this simple, elegant HTML5 painting application which even offers support for Wacom tablets. Start playing now for free, extra brushes cost points.

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The Airplane Suite

The Airplane Suite

Nestled in a cozy enclave in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, the Hotel Costa Verde’s latest 2-bedroom suite is housed inside the fuselage of an old Boeing 727 airplane. Guess they couldn’t find the runway.

iPad of the Tiger

iPad of the Tiger

What better way to end the week, but with a little Survivor? This isn’t just any 1980s hair band. This geeked-out 21st century update is performed entirely on iPads, courtesy of Jordan Hollender.

CoD: Black Ops Prestige R/C

CoD: Black Ops Prestige R/C

If you happen to pick up Call of Duty: Black Ops Prestige Edition, you’ll be treated to an awesome addition to your arsenal, an actual R/C car modeled after the games’ RC-XD killstreak reward.

Steam QuakeCon Pack 2010

Steam QuakeCon Pack 2010

To commemorate this year’s QuakeCon, Steam is having a massive sale: grab all of the id and Bethesda games on Steam – 27 games with a total price tag of $300 – for only $70. Go. Now. Buy.

X-Wing Mailbox

X-Wing Mailbox

Wouldn’t it be nice to live in a neighborhood where an awesome X-Wing fighter mailbox like this one wouldn’t be vandalized or flat out stolen by punks? For us urban dwellers, we’ll admire it from afar.

The Princess Bride with Cats

The Princess Bride with Cats

How could you possibly improve upon such a classic scene from a classic movie? Replace half of the actors with cats. On second thought, maybe it’s not an improvement, but it’s definitely weird.

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