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Nintendo Releases New Labo Vehicle Kit

Nintendo Releases New Labo Vehicle Kit

Following in the footsteps of Nintendo’s DIY STEM-oriented Labo Variety Kit and Robot Kit, Nintendo just released their third Labo Kit for the Switch — the Toy-Con 03 Vehicle Kit! And as the name suggests, this new Labo focuses on vehicles, including three cardboard projects and games that turn your Switch Joy-Cons into cool plane,... Read More »
Toasting with Space Champagne

Toasting with Space Champagne

First there was space ice cream. Now there is space champagne… As CNN reports: “The race for affordable space tourism is on, but what will travelers drink to celebrate when they finally achieve orbit? Champagne would seem the obvious choice… Champagne house Mumm thinks it’s spotted an opportunity to create the first fizz that can... Read More »
Space Waste Lab Launching to Solve Earth's Space Junk Problem?

Space Waste Lab Launching to Solve Earth’s Space Junk Problem?

Space junk is a major problem for Mother Earth and our outer space exploration missions, with about 9,000 tons and millions of pieces of space junk orbiting and cloaking our planet in cosmic debris. All this floating junk, whizzing by at up to 40,000 km/h, is dangerous and can impact operating satellites, space stations, and... Read More »
World’s First Foldable Smartphone Coming Soon…

World’s First Foldable Smartphone Coming Soon…

It’s 2018 and smartphones have already been around for more than a decade. Over that time frame we’ve seen screen sizes grow from Apple’s 3.5″ 1st generation iPhone to today’s king sized Samsung 6.2″ Galaxy S9+. Not to be outdone, next week Apple is expected to reveal their Apple iPhone Xs Plus (or iPhone Xs... Read More »
Mimoco Announces Star Wars x MimoPowerBot Universal Chargers at CE WEEK ‘14 in NYC!

Mimoco Announces Star Wars x MimoPowerBot Universal Chargers at CE WEEK ‘14 in NYC!

Introducing Star Wars X MimoPowerBot universal backup battery chargers for smartphones, tablets, and more! With 5200mAh battery capacities and 2.1A outputs for fast universal charging, Darth Vader and R2-D2 MimoPowerBots will keep your mobile devices powered up for the long haul. MimoPowerBot charges smartphones up to 3 times on a single charge. Included with MimoPowerBot... Read More »
Visit Mimoco at Boston Techjam ‘14!

Visit Mimoco at Boston Techjam ‘14!

It’s a block party! Mimoco will be right across the street at City Hall Plaza along with 70+ companies and 3000+ techies for the open-air tech showcase, festival and concert. Come visit us from 4PM-9PM—we’ve got some cool games and awesome prizes! “Boston TechJam is a time when we all come together—from every corner of... Read More »
Tips & Tricks to Keep Your Privacy on USB flash drives

Tips & Tricks to Keep Your Privacy on USB flash drives

There are times we want to make sure that deleted files from a USB drive stay deleted. For those instances, make sure to avoid quick formatting your drive so that prying eyes won’t have the chance to uncover erased files. “To prevent the recovery of deleted files from an external SSD or USB flash drive,... Read More »
Top 5 Emerging Power Technologies

Top 5 Emerging Power Technologies

Wall chargers and portable power banks like our MimoPower line is what we rely on today to make sure our mobile devices don’t die while we’re on the go. But there’s a ton of R&D under way discovering strange new alternative power sources. Here’s a round up of five power technologies from the future: 1.... Read More »
The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

George Lucas gives an inside look into how the lightsaber came to be. “Star Wars creator George Lucas, actor Mark Hamill, and sound designer Ben Burtt discuss the concept and creation of the lightsaber. George Lucas recalls that Star Wars was influenced by pirate and swashbuckling films of the ‘40s, which showcased the romantic side... Read More »
Which MIMO™ is the one for you?

Which MIMO™ is the one for you?

Check out our good friends at NOTLABS using their Darth Vader MIMOMICRO USB Card Reader & Drive with their brand, spankin’ new MakerBot 3D printer. A match made in heaven? We think so. “The vader @mimobot stands perfectly when plugged into the @makerbot USB hole!” ~ NOTLABS Read More »
Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

What does it mean to be a Brony? Well, for one, it’s breaking down traditional male stereotypes. “The reasons why people enjoy brony fandom are complex, in part because of the gender assumptions surrounding the show and its “intended” audience. The cartoon, as well as its values (caring, generosity, and kindness), is widely seen as... Read More »
Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

An inside look into the impact of Ralph McQuarrie’s art on the Star Wars universe. Ralph McQuarrie, concept artist of the original Star Wars trilogy, was essential in bringing the characters, ships, and locales of a galaxy far, far away to life. In this special retrospective, Star Wars creator George Lucas, Industrial Light & Magic... Read More »