This Crazy Sea of Packages Is Santa's Real Warehouse

Madness. That's what Amazon's warehouses are during the holiday shopping season. Take a look at these images. While I've seen others in the past, this angle of one of their warehouses is particularly striking. Endless sea of packages never ends! » 12/03/12 10:54am 12/03/12 10:54am

Mary and Joseph Are Tweeting the Nativity

Merry Christmas! Wanna see how it all would have gone down in today's modern world? Well Joseph H. Christ and Mary H. Christ have taken to Twitter to recount the birth of Jesus. It's blasphemous and hilarious. Enjoy! » 12/25/11 1:30pm 12/25/11 1:30pm

This Wonderful Time Lapse Walk Captures New York's Holiday Feeling…

Walking through the New York wonderland during the holidays could be a pretty magical experience. This video, made by Cris Magliozzi, captures that feeling perfectly. It's a very special time lapse, made while he was walking from Central Park to Rockefeller Center. » 12/22/11 7:42am 12/22/11 7:42am

This Holiday Choir Is Made Of 64 iPhones—and It's Pretty Good

This is pretty stupid but kind of funny too: Deck the Halls sung by 64 iPhones. It's kind of amazing that they got them singing in sync. But you know what's even better? They are donating $0.05 per view to charity. » 12/14/11 12:00pm 12/14/11 12:00pm

Happy Holidays From Gizmodo

Happy holidays, dear all, and thank you for reading Gizmodo. While we didn't send out cards to each of you, we did want to take a moment to remind you that we appreciate you and wish you happy holidays. » 12/24/10 7:00pm 12/24/10 7:00pm

What's More Green: A Fake Christmas Tree or a Real Christmas Tree?

A fake Christmas tree can theoretically be used forever. A real Christmas tree has to be cut, bought, tossed out and replaced every year. So which one is better for the planet? According to the NY Times, the real one. » 12/18/10 1:00pm 12/18/10 1:00pm

A Tesla Tornado Christmas Tree

This instructables is slightly too late for Christmas, but it's so damn cool that you'll want to start your project now. Basically, you take a Tesla Pump (yeah, that Tesla), and use it to swirl liquids around in a pipe. » 12/29/09 7:59pm 12/29/09 7:59pm

Happy Holidays From Gizmodo

Happy holidays, dear all, and thank you for reading. While we didn't send out cards to each of you, we did put together these photos of our staff members in their holiday best. Much love, The Gizmodo Crew. » 12/25/09 5:00pm 12/25/09 5:00pm

The Nutcracker Dance of the Saturn Moons

Nothing is more Christmasy to me than the Nutcracker. OK, and Christmas pudding. Sooooo—nothing is more Christmasy than the Nutcracker and Christmas pudding—and probably eggnog. Maybe Christmas carols too. OK. Nutcracker, Christmas pudding, eggnog, carols, and Saturn's moons. » 12/24/09 7:48am 12/24/09 7:48am

What Do You Really Want for Christmas?

Sure, there are the sensible, inexpensive presents you're asking for for Christmas. Then there are the fantastic, unrealistic, unreasonable things you really want. Those are what I want to see. » 12/18/09 11:00am 12/18/09 11:00am

GE Designs a High Tech Sleigh For Santa

Santa has a "magic sack" and flying reindeer, but his sleigh is kind of old fashioned. GE has thought about this momentous problem and has come up with a tricked out solution using all kinds of proprietary technology. » 12/16/09 6:20pm 12/16/09 6:20pm

Create Some Grinch-Like Christmas Decorations

Call me a killjoy, but as I've gotten older the holidays have gotten less and less fun and more and more annoying. You know what I really hate? Stupid decorations everywhere. Let's spice them up. » 12/04/09 2:43pm 12/04/09 2:43pm

From the Dept of Duh: Family Can't Afford This $41,000, 1-Million…

This family won't be able repeat their light show in 2009 because they're still paying off last December's fun, which cost them $41,000. I just want to know, was this religious fervor or neighborly competition? [Newsday via ObscureStore] » 7/17/09 3:06am 7/17/09 3:06am

8 Gadgets For Last Minute Shopper Horde Fighting

You already know what it will take to beat down a zombie horde, but a throng of frantic last minute shoppers is another matter altogether. Here are the tools you need to win the day. » 12/22/08 4:00pm 12/22/08 4:00pm

Christmas Tree Made From 70 Recycled SCSI Hard Drives

Using 70 old SCSI hard drives destined for the scrap heap, an IT guy that goes by the handle "Trigger" created this blindingly festive Christmas tree. » 12/18/08 1:15pm 12/18/08 1:15pm

LED Gingerbread Mixes Technology with Diabetic Comas

Gingerbread Star Wars battleships, AT-AT and TIE Advanced fighters? Computer motherboards? Nintendo SNES? Gingerbread man with built-in LEDs? Holidays don't get any more geeky than this and a sci-fi Xmas tree. » 12/18/08 9:45am 12/18/08 9:45am

GE Unrolls 15-Foot Flexible OLED Christmas Tree Scroll

Move over, Rockefeller Center: even though that's where Jack Donaghy calls home, his homeboys at GE's OLED research labs in Niskayuna upsate are gunning for Xmas tree fame with the first-ever flexible OLED tree. » 12/17/08 3:10pm 12/17/08 3:10pm

Microwave Jingle Bells Will Heat Up Your Geekest Jolly Spirit

Ideas company AKQA has created one of the coolest Christmas video cards I've ever seen: 49 microwave ovens stacked on a wall, all set to play Jingle Bells. » 12/17/08 11:40am 12/17/08 11:40am