Computer Science Ph. D candidate Lingxiang Xiang has managed to further exploit the wonders of the cheap Raspberry Pi computer. He went on to repair a broken R2-D2 toy replica using the computer and a few online tools to create … .
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We’re tired of seeing gizmos and accessories that are seemingly inspired by the R2-D2 design and concept. From coffee machines to mundane pen drives, there seems to be no end to the attempt at being identical to the original bot … .
Drink dispensers can be really innovative, needless-to-say, corny as well. If you look at what this interesting little R2-D2 does, you may well believe what I say. The droid-shaped dispenser manages to release the stored fluids from its being, from … .
There’s a little that can be done to make sure waking up is totally awesome. However, the R2-D2 Projection Alarm Clock does reduce the malady manifold. The bot’s rendition of the clock allows you the good fortune of seeing the … .
After Darth Vader, the R2-D2 has undoubtedly the most sought-after character by fans. We have seen a lot of stuff in the past getting the R2-D2 treatment but a full-fledged LEGO set just made it so much better. LEGO has … .
The idea of R2-D2 merchandise and themed goods was mainly to bring about the whole appreciation of the incredibly brilliant droid. Now, we’re gradually seeing the idea of ‘devices’ melt into day-to-day goods. What once was nearly a catastrophic vacuum … .
Just as we expected, the Tokyo International Toy Show had on display some pretty jaw-dropping and eye-widening toys shown off by manufacturers from around the globe, including this little R2-D2 robot. Now unlike the original robot that projects Princess Leia, … .
Planning to give that old rusty barbeque grill a facelift for the summer? Well, if you’ve got a 55-gallon drum lying around and an Ugly Drum Smoker (UDS), you could just create a masterpiece barbeque grill that will seem to … .
I love all this is Star Wars, be it action figures, Book Ends, Vader Chewing Gum, Posters, costumes and anything else other fans can think off to market the merchandise. So when someone comes up with the nifty idea of … .
In the history book I intend to write about bizarre weddings here’s one that I will make sure features somewhere in the very beginning. One of Star Wars’ most eligible bachelors has tied the knot after all these years. Before … .
For the Star Wars wine coinsures who were wondering when someone would come up with something epic for their tastes will find the Star Wars Wine Stoppers to be the perfect accessory to any wine cabinet. The set includes characters … .
Need I say more? I didn’t think so! Yes all ye Star Wars Fans, this ones for you; The R2-D2 multimedia speakers. Each droid’s head flips open to revel the speaker. Order a set and you will get both the … .
Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the original iconic Star Wars film, this replica of the headstrong astromech droid is a full-function, 628 x 528 pixel web camera that wirelessly transmits real-time video and audio to a computer, and has worldwide … .