Adieu Toys R Us
image making the rounds on social mediaWell, there goes another retailer in the dust-bin. Toys R Us, with their well known mascot, Geoffrey the Giraffe, are going away - declaring bankruptcy and being liquidated. The toy store chain was only 70 years old, so it's been around for a respectable time period, but not as long as other brick & mortar stores.I think I've only been into a
Make it so! Hacking together a tricorder.
Now this is pretty cool! Someone hacked together a tricorder using an older iPhone and a tricorder toy from the late 90's. Full story on the Nerdist. Now if only this were real - and if the hardware buttons actually did something ;-)