Just when you think you might be able to figure out how to align the well-known Rubik’s cube something else comes along to challenge your mind even further, meet the X-Cube.
So you love games huh? Perhaps the Rubik’s cube was the first challenging toy that made you think for hours on how you were going to match the colors together and without fail you finally did and boy that victory was of epic proportions. So riddle me this… why don’t you have the official Rubik’s… Continue reading The official Rubik’s cube alarm clock
To the best of my knowledge, the Techi crew has let fly with a number of interesting Rubik’s Cubes in the past… or maybe it’s just been me. Either way, this one pretty much takes the cake in my opinion, as it’s made of movable type. Being a nut for both typography and Rubik’s Cubes,… Continue reading Because Regular Rubik’s Cubes Weren’t Hard Enough
If there was one object today that, above all others, I was made to select and define as ‘the pimpinest shit’, I think I’ve found it. Behold, for you look upon the Rubik’s Cube Bank. At first, I didn’t get why this was cool. Then I realized that this is a piggy bank, and at… Continue reading The Rubik’s Cube Piggy Bank: You’re Totally Never Getting Your Change Back
My Rubik’s cube is sitting on my desk, to my immediate left, as it always does. I’ve been trying to solve it, developing algorithms, for months. I’m doing pretty well, but I’m by no means close to solving it. I’m sure hundreds of thousands of geeks around the world can echo this sentiment. That Ernő… Continue reading Ernő Rubik Turns 66 – Respect The Cube!
As a purveyor of offbeat geekery, I am absolutely obligated to show you this. Here’s a girl balancing 15 books on her head while reciting pi to the 100th digit and solving a Rubik’s Cube. Yep. That is all. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUGjUCHSKLM[/youtube]
I bet you thought you were pretty bad-ass at solving Rubik’s cube, didn’t you? Thought maybe one day you might even beat this guy – who can solve one in about 7 seconds? Well, if you’re looking for a real challenge, here’s one for you: a Rubik’s Cube that has no visible colors on it… Continue reading A Rubik’s Cube for the Blind. Wait, what?