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.

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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.

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.

Pokémon Music Video

Pokémon Music Video

We’re not sure if the kids in this Pokémon music video are serious or if they were trying to be funny. Either way, their video alternates between hilarious and disturbing.

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Trailer: Bioshock Infinite

Trailer: Bioshock Infinite

The third Bioshock takes place years before the events of Rapture, in the floating city of Colombia, held aloft by giant balloons. The wide open spaces belie the cramped confines of the earlier games.

Inception x Dancing Fail

Inception x Dancing Fail

This fool thought it would be awesome to dance in the middle of the road. You know what’s going to happen next. The Inception soundtrack heightens the suspense, and the laughs.

Monster Tajima At Pikes Peak

Monster Tajima At Pikes Peak

Here’s Falken Tires’ footage of 5-time winner and record holder Nobuhiro “Monster” Tajima’s winning run to the 14,000+ foot top for Pikes Peak 2010, in his V6 897-hp twin-turbocharged Suzuku SX4.

Bow TIE Tuxedo Shirt

Bow TIE Tuxedo Shirt

It may not be an original idea, but at least this one uses Vader’s TIE fighter, and it compensates further by using the Death Star trench to form a vest graphic. Now all you need is a jacket.

AC: Brotherhood Dev Diary #1

AC: Brotherhood Dev Diary #1

The hype machine is in full force in the developer’s diary for Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood. Aside from ridiculous gimmicks and marketing speak, the clip focuses on the story and history of the game.

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