Corey TamasContributor, TechHive

Corey Tamas is a communications consultant, a father, and professional musician in Ottawa, Ontario.

Carbon nanotubes could be the future of transistor technology

Though chip transistors have traditionally been made with silicon, a team from USC has developed carbon nanotubes that could replace silicon and allow for faster transistors.


This DOS emulator brings your favorite classic games to the Raspberry Pi

Got a Raspberry Pi? Get your old-school gaming on with Patrick Aalto's rpix86.


Don’t like Excel? This spreadsheet-based RPG might change your mind

A lot of us buy into the cliché that accountants are boring and uncreative, but Cary Walkin has shown us how assumptions make an ass out of 'u' and me.


Steve Jobs Action Figure Looks So Real It's Uncanny (Valley)

This Steve Jobs action figure is the latest in offbeat tributes to the late Apple co-founder--and perhaps one of the most unnerving.


Batman: Arkham City Adds New Skins, Fresh DLC

There's a whole lot of awesome new stuff available for owners of Batman: Arkham City, one of our favorite games of the year.

Kickstarter Project Gives Your iPhone Solar Power

This iPhone case project on Kickstarter adds a solar panel to your smartphone.


The PlayStation Vita Brings Gaming Into Your Reality

The rear-facing camera on the PlayStation Vita could mean more augmented reality in games.


Modded Gumball Machine Dispenses Sweet Treats With a Tweet

In what may be the ultimate in useless automation, but this gumball machine gives you candy when you tweet for it.


Urban Flipper Turns a Building Into a Giant Pinball Game

Pinball may seem like your grandparents’ game, but the "Urban Flipper" may make you take a new look at an old favorite.


Skyrim Fans Compile List Of The Greatest Unofficial Achievements

Love Skyrim? Whether you're playing on PC, PS3 or Xbox 360, you can score some nerd cred by earning these fan-made Skyrim Achievements.

The Clutch Looks Like More Than Just Another iPad Case

A Kickstarter project aims to build a better iPad case.


Magnetapult Uses Magnets to Hurl Objects, Might Be Overkill for Cubicle Warfare

This catapult on Kickstarter uses the power of magnetism to fling objects, but it may not be for the faint of heart.


Old Gadgets Play 'House of the Rising Sun', Put Your New Gadgets to Shame

What have your old gadgets done for you lately? If you're James Cochrane, they played you a song.


Mega Blocks Battlecruiser: Operational!

Check out this time-lapse of a special-editing Starcraft battlecruiser kit from MegaBlocks being assembled.


Stone Cold Etch-a-Sketchin’ With an NES Twist

This hack lets you control an Etch-a-Sketch with an NES game controller.