Hacked Bike Headlight Projects Your Speed On the Road Ahead

Unless you're blasting through red lights and stop signs, you don't really need to care what speed you're riding a bike at. But maybe knowing that you're careening through traffic at a blistering eight miles per hour gives you some kind of thrill. In that case, check out Matt Richardson's Dynamic Bike Headlight hack. » 3/19/13 11:20am 3/19/13 11:20am

Honda Speedometer Changes Color When You Drive Crazy

As part of the Honda Ecological Drive System (HDAS) that will be included with the 2009 Honda Insight, drivers will be alerted to their driving habits by a color coded speedometer. When driving with a fuel efficient style, the speedometer goes green, indicating that you love the Earth etc. When some prick cuts you off… » 11/26/08 6:30pm 11/26/08 6:30pm

USB Speedometer Measures WPM From Super Slow to Court Reporter Speed

We can see this USB typing Speedometer being extremely useful for young typists who want to improve their speed, or Brian Lam if he ever wants to type faster than three words per minute, but it's a USB gadget that plugs into your computer and tells you how fast you're typing. If you want to keep track of how much… » 2/28/08 2:20pm 2/28/08 2:20pm

USB Typing Speedometer Mouse—Yes, As Stupid as You're Imagining

Geek with an huge ego? This peripheral is for you. This mouse sits atop a bicycle and LCD screen. It will pedal based on how fast you type and uh, well, that is it. It plugs into a USB port and pedals as you type. This toy is available for $40, and you are better off buying a real mouse and genetically altering its… » 4/11/07 5:20pm 4/11/07 5:20pm

Hamster Wheel 'O Death Gauges Your Rodent's Speediness


Ever wonder how fast your hamster runs when he's spinning 'round stupidly on his wheel? Well, apparently someone on YouTube did and they attached a speedometer to their furry friend's wheel to find out just how fast their four-legged pet could sprint. The little fella gets the speed count pretty high before the… » 1/23/07 5:10pm 1/23/07 5:10pm