NES Controller Tables, Blinking Lego(ish) Bricks, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case.

Glowy Blinky Unofficial Lego Bricks Are Almost as Good as Official Ones

These blinking glowing Lego bricks would have been a wonderful idea if Lego hadn't thought of them first. Still, variety is the spice of life! Even if variety is in this case just multiple things that are similar. [Gadgeteer]

NES Controller Tables, Blinking Lego(ish) Bricks, and Other Stories We Didn't PostS

Sony NEX-FS7000 Is Going to Make Some Professional Videographer Very Happy Some Day

This is a wonderful looking camera that can do wonderful (4k resolution, 240fps, etc.) things. But the number of people who will actually buy/use it is very small, because it is expensive and has more horsepower than the average mortal requires, the end. [CyberTheater]

NES Controller Tables, Blinking Lego(ish) Bricks, and Other Stories We Didn't PostS

Oh Hey Another Nintendo Controller Coffee Table

It's not that this hand-made Nintendo controller coffee table isn't wonderful, because obviously it is, just look at it if you haven't yet. LOOK AT IT. It's right at the top of your screen. Anyways, yes, good, it's clearly wonderful, but it's also just another in a long line NES controller coffee tables. Gimme a Sega Genesis controller coffee table, then maybe we can talk. [BoingBoing]


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