This Walking Lego Steampunk Ship is Terrifying!

As far as post-apocalyptic, steampunk-themed trading ships go, this MOC build is pretty impressive. Jason Allemann's landship, Amagosa, is based on the "Strandbeest," a badass kinetic sculpture created by Theo Jansen. It's mesmerizing to watch this Lego machine in action, but the tarantula-esque movements of the walker… » 6/23/13 1:26am 6/23/13 1:26am

Garmin Mechanic App Keeps Track of Your Car's Performance

Available for Android, Garmin Mechanic is an app that learns as much as it can about your car. When you're on a trip, the app can calculate total distance, average speed, and estimated mileage. When you pair the app with Garmin's ecoRoute HD module ($90 accessory), the app will be able to read real-time performance… » 2/22/11 8:20pm 2/22/11 8:20pm

When You Love Machines Too Much

Just remember, it could happen to any of us—at any time. Perhaps it will be the draw of soft Barry White playing on our alluring RED Nano, or a particularly revealing angle as Lara Croft illuminates our smooth, curvy, porcelain-white Xbox 360. Indeed, the question is really less "how" than "when". » 3/10/07 3:00pm 3/10/07 3:00pm