Old British Busker Demonstrates Guitar Hero v0.1

Click to view » 10/13/08 8:10am 10/13/08 8:10amYou don't even have to ask this English busker/artist/engineer why he made his pedal-driven, guitar-plucking, steampunk-looking musical whatsit, because his reasons are bolted to the side: That's great, guy, but I've got a strange feeling that alcohol isn't completely out of the picture here. [ - ]

Payittome, a Begging Website for Gadget Addicts and Other Unfortunates

From time to time we get sob stories here at the Giz, where unfortunate souls are so enthralled with our gadget coverage that they just want that stuff sooooooo bad. Bad enough to beg us to post some publicity for their personal begging websites. Well now, here's Payittome, a "wish fulfillment" website set up… » 10/11/07 9:30am 10/11/07 9:30am

Vote For Gizmodo: Weblog Awards 2006

If you enjoy our brand of gadgetry mixed in with high and low-brow humor—ok, mostly low-brow—vote for us for Best Technology Blog. With you and everyone in your office voting for us, we can win this baby! » 12/15/06 4:44pm 12/15/06 4:44pm

Wife-Friendly Furniture Hides Slow PC

This guy started out with an old 500MHz AMD processor on a motherboard, a handful of RAM sticks, a disk drive and other assorted parts, stuffed it all into a conventional-looking piece of furniture from Target, and ended up with this wife-friendly case mod that looks right at home in his living room. We especially… » 4/17/06 12:14pm 4/17/06 12:14pm