Corey TamasContributor, PCWorld

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

Floppy Quartet Sings Portal's 'Still Alive'--Ironically

Floppy drives may be all but obsolete, but they may have a second life as music instruments. Read on to see what we're talking about.

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Microsoft Wants to Turn Your Android or iPhone Into a Windows Phone

You can now try Windows Phone 7 from the comfort of your iPhone or Android phone, thanks to a new demo site from Microsoft.

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This Book Wants to Make You a Genius

'How to Be a Genius' teaches you the ins and outs of higher cranial power.

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DIY Wooden Postcard Proves Low-Tech Is Still Awesome

E-mail and texting is so...efficient. This DIY wooden postcard project makes paper look high-tech by comparison.

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3D-Printed Guitar Impresses Geeks, Musicians Alike

This funky-looking guitar was designed and built entirely using a 3D printer and open-source design software.

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Innovative Air Travel Concept Puts You On a Cloud, Not Just Among Them

Fancy a flight on a cloud? This air travel concept is for you.

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Second Life Puts Musicians on the Virtual Stage

With Second Life, real musicians play real music in a virtual world.

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'Nest' Thermostat Learns From You, Makes Your House a Little Smarter

If Apple made a thermostat, it'd probably resemble the Nest, a new gadget from iPod creator Tony Fadell.

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Doctor Who? Could Be You

Dress like the 11th Doctor with this jacket from ThinkGeek. Be warned, though: It won't come cheap.

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iTar Turns Your iPad Into an Instrument, Invites You to Start Strumming

If you’re ready to step it up a notch from Guitar Hero without actually having to pick up and learn a guitar, the iTar seems like it'd be a great choice.

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Lego Kits Get Crowdsourced With Cuusoo; Your Inner 12-Year-Old Squeals With Glee

Crowdsourced Lego? You Bet! Your Lego creation could become a real kit with Lego Cuusoo.

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Wear the Doctor's Coat (Doctor...Who?)

You too can dress like the Doctor with this trenchcoat from ThinkGeek.

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Levitating Cube Sculpture Is Part Science, Part Awesome

John Fehr has an idea for a simple yet interesting project that uses magnetic fields to levitate small objects, and he’s looking to Kickstarter for some help.

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