Gadgets – those glorious pieces of hardware which we covet so much. From mobile phones to laptops, cameras to kitchen tools, we cover ‘em here on Giz UK. Check this hub-page for all manner of news about these bank account-rinsing objects of desire.
Looking for a great prank to pull on a germaphobe? Invite them over for dinner, but serve it on these colourful plates that look like modern art, but are actually microscopic images of bacteria grown in a petri dish.
Wooden skateboards are all well and good, but what about creating a deck from cardboard? That's what a company called Signal Snowboards has done, and this video shows it being put through its paces. See more >>
The Arc Light features a pair of glowing LED tubes that aren’t actually connected to the lamp. Instead, tucked out of sight is a compact Tesla coil that wirelessly powers the bulbs whenever they’re close enough. Read More >>
If you follow the New Nintendo 3DS’ family tree back far enough, you’ll eventually end up at a primitive black and white Game & Watch that you can now pay homage to with a functional 3DS faceplate. Read More >>
YouTuber Tom Scott recently visited the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster, where a new $1.5bn confinement structure has been erected. The resulting video gives you a good feel for the monumental scale of the project, and just how much is riding on its success. See more >>
Enterprising Kiwi Jono Williams decided to make his perfect retreat a reality and three years and $NZ 75,000 (£31,767) later, he’s ended up with the above creation, dubbed the “Skysphere”. Read More >>
Any Lego lover in the market for a new computer would want a system that stacks together into a compact brick. Even better, one whose case is made entirely of Lego. Rejoice, nerds, Total Geekdom’s Mike Schropp has heard your silent plea. Read More >>