Browsing the blog archives for March, 2012

Guess the FUNCTION of the THING

Looks like it’s dispensing a bit of string. The one on the right is illustrating where the sellotape comes out.

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March 29, 2012 in Promotional photography

Gadgets with FACES #230: Recorder-Reproducer Sound RD246/UNO-7B

Can’t believe there’s a Recorder-Reproducer Sound RD246/UNO-7B already. I only bought the Recorder-Reproducer Sound RD246/UNO-7A just before Christmas. “Here’s a picture my friend took while he was visiting a submarine that has been turned into a museum. You can definitely see the evil grin there” – Ant. HIS FRIEND’S EXIF DATA:BlackBerry 9800. We’ll have a [...]

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March 27, 2012 in Gadgets with FACES

*Jingle* Promotional Image of the Weeeeeek

We do enjoy an image that transcends language barriers. This one, for example, clearly illustrates that LG’s handheld vacuum cleaner development team all suffer from asthma.

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March 23, 2012 in Promotional photography

Guess the FUNCTION of the THING

Glory hole v2. That blue UV light sterilises whatever passes through the orifice, ensuring it complies with modern health and safety regulations. Could work, if you had a chair to stand on behind it and if that operator was included in the package.

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March 22, 2012 in Promotional photography

“I know it’s pretty, and I know we paid an after-market specialist to strip the paint and polish it…”

“…but we can’t keep it in the middle of the kitchen. You’ve already dangerously over-stretched the inlet pipes and the waste pipe is just pointing at the cooker. No, I don’t think it did vibrate that far out all by itself, Amanda.”

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March 21, 2012 in Promotional photography

Gadgets with FACES #229: Toucan Headphone amp

Enjoying this. It’s like touring the old hits around a series of intimate venues. “I’ve been sent a stack of Chord Chordette components for a review. One of the bits is the Toucan Headphone amp. Chord seem cagey about having many pics on their website hence the crappy phone pic attached but I hope you [...]

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March 20, 2012 in Gadgets with FACES

Guess the FUNCTION of the THING

Seen things like this around in the UK before. The wheels put down a warm wax, then the broom thing polishes up the wood or tiles.

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March 19, 2012 in Promotional photography

Learning Korean the easy way, Part 2

“The window blinds are automatically opened and closed remotely from head office on a timed basis, so please do not touch as you may break the mechanism.”

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March 15, 2012 in Promotional photography

Guess the FUNCTION of the THING

Korea’s only just got USB cup warmers and is very excited about the potential.

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March 14, 2012 in Promotional photography

“Well, yes it is tidier than before and it certainly doesn’t smell as bad…”

“…but can we go back to keeping the biscuits in the cupboard so the chocolate chips aren’t so hard to bite into? And there’s nothing wrong with our tap water.”

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March 13, 2012 in Promotional photography