Author Archives: Abby McVay


The Allume Retractable Light for versatile lighting

The Allume Retractable Light for versatile lighting

As I type this up, I am currently staring at the chandelier in my dining room. The rental company decided it hung a little too low. So instead of being thorough and making a nice clean job of shortening the wire they just hooked the chain it hangs from a little higher and let the excess chain and cord sort of hang there.

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HACKED! USB Drive from FRED Studios

HACKED! USB Drive from FRED Studios

Most of the time USB drives aren't all that interesting, but this one is at least, if nothing else, entertaining. It is also highly unlikely that anyone would thieve it from you either.

Etsy seller featuring several gaming messenger bags

Etsy seller featuring several gaming messenger bags

It's been a while since I've posted any gaming fashion straight from Etsy, so it is more than overdo. In case you've forgotten in the long months without any of these type accessories, I have a serious addiction to Etsy. My favorites list is about a mile long. Well now I have a new favorite product, and a seller as well.

Haunted iPhone posted on eBay

Haunted iPhone posted on eBay

After the iPhone launch I expected all kinds of stories to pop up about it, yet never in a million years did I imagine this one coming up. Although the item has been removed from eBay, at one point there was a seller attempting sell a haunted iPhone.

One man’s recliner is another man’s laptop bag

One man’s recliner is another man’s laptop bag

There are enough laptop bags in the world that no matter your tastes, you're bound to find one that fits. If you're going to put out the effort to find the perfect bag, you might consider snagging one from an environmentally conscious company. These bags are actually made of recycled car seats and armchairs.

The Unbreakable Fighting Umbrella slices watermelons

The Unbreakable Fighting Umbrella slices watermelons

We've all seen the movies with random elderly women beating the snot out of someone with her cane. Granted I've never seen that in real life I still tend to steer clear of anyone with a cane for fear they will knock me over the head with it. Maybe I've just watched The Lion King too many times. Now we have one more group to fear, those carrying umbrellas.

Wii Fit Balance Board skins from AMR Racing

Wii Fit Balance Board skins from AMR Racing

If you're tired of your Wii Fit Balance Board looking so incredibly white, now AMR Racing has released several skins to brighten it up. Besides, you have to cover up those smudge marks somehow if your Wii Fit has seen any kind of use.

Battlestar Glactica Toaster from the Sci-Fi Chanel

Battlestar Glactica Toaster from the Sci-Fi Chanel

You have to love the Sci-Fi Channel, they play so many old sci-fi reruns and know exactly how to keep their viewers coming back for more. Now they are releasing a limited series of Galactica toasters.

They don't just slap a Battlestar Glactica logo on the front either, this toaster will actually brand each piece with an image of Cylon. Making each piece of toast you pop in extra geeky.