Thursday, November 19, 2009


Gadgets make our worlds go round, from humorous novelty gizmos and entertaining gaming consoles to everyday communication devices, functional personal computers, creative cameras, cool clocks and more. Here you will find some of the greatest new gadget designs, offbeat creations and futuristic concepts – both built widgets and yet-to-be-realized design ideas.
Have you ever wondered what to do with an old computer you don’t want anymore? Sculptor Forrest McCluer rescued 30 old personal computers from the landfill and decided to do something fantastic with them. He’s deconstructing them and using the parts to make incredible sculptures. This set of sculptures consists of computer-part renderings of actual viruses. Above is “Floppy,” based on the shapes of T4 Bacteriophage and Adenovirus 36.