Tech Digest are GUINNESS WORLD RECORD BREAKERS! WOO!

Gerald Lynch Features, Gaming, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Tech Digest's wasted youth has paid off; we're now official holders of a Guinness World Record for playing Tetris! Myself (Gerald) and ShinyShiny editor Becca Caddy now hold the record for the "Highest score on Tetris (Nintendo, 1986) for a…

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HANDS ON: World's Largest NES Videogame Controller earns Guinness World Records spot

Gerald Lynch Features, Gaming, Retro gear, Tech Digest news 3 Comments

The Guinness World Record for the largest videogame controller on the planet has been broken! British electrical engineering student Ben Allen along with co-creators Stephen van 't Hof and Michel Verhulst put together a gigantic 12ft x 5ft 3 in x 1ft 8 in, 18 stone NES controller…

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GIANT GADGETS: Remote Control

Duncan Geere Gadgets, Home cinema Leave a Comment

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If I’m honest there’s very little to say about this. It’s a massive remote control. It looks funny. That’s about it. Oh, how massive? 8.26″ wide x 11.69″ tall x 1.35″ thick. Each button is over an inch wide. For comparison, it’s about the same size as a stack of A4 office paper.

Want it to go with your massive telly, massive sofa and massive can of beer? It’ll cost you $28.90 (£20 or so).

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Transformers Optimus Prime birthday cake

Katherine Hannaford Weirdness

optimuscake.jpg At the risk of sounding like a character from the other big blockbuster of the Summer, I’ll say this – mmmm….cake…

And not just any old Victoria Sponge either, it’s an Optimus Prime cake, made up of brownie dirt, fondant grass and a body composed of cake and rice crispy treats. Apparently the size of a toddler…

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