Steampunk Junkies PowerSource power bank review

Just under a year ago I reviewed the Cryptex USB Flash Drive from Steampunk Junkies. I thought I’d give you readers a little time to fully digest all the exceptional wordsmithery and inclusive critical data. Now, ten days short of the one year anniversary from that review which I expect you’ve ALL read, I’ve turned my attention to the PowerSource power bank. A power bank is essentially a portable mobile battery for your phone or tablet. It stores power until you need it and then you simply plug your device in when needed. It then mimics a mains connection and adds power. The PowerSource is a … Continue reading Steampunk Junkies PowerSource power bank review

Steampunk News round up 17/03/2015

‘The Order: 1886’ is a disappointing, short, linear trip to Victorian London mySanAntonio.com Set in an alternate reality of Victorian London, the game exudes cool. But a couple of hours into the game, and the realization slowly dawned on me… Victorian Society urges Council to preserve district’s schools heritage Bradford Telegraph and Argus A DECISION to demolish David Hockney‘s former school in Bradford has been condemned by the Victorian Society as it campaigns to save the… Victorian ‘Bad Girls’ in Isle of Man exhibition BBC News Pickpockets from a bygone age on the Isle of Man are to feature in … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 17/03/2015

Steampunk News round up 13/03/2015

TCG Exhibit “Fire and Water,” March 25-April 19 Topanga Messenger For those not familiar with the term, “steampunk,” it began as a sub-genre of science fiction and fantasy literature, but has developed in recent years to… Geek of the Week: Microsoft’s Erez Benari moonlights as a steampunk and Star Wars sculptor GeekWire Erez Benari is a geek through and through. He spends his days working on the… Bentley’s Mulsanne Speed isn’t just a luxury sedan; it’s a steampunk supercar Digital Trends First drive: 2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed. Bentley’s Mulsanne Speed isn’t just a luxury sedan; it’s a steampunk supercar. By … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 13/03/2015

“Steampunk” iPad keyboard seeks funding through Kickstarter

Purists will probably email us about how the term “steampunk” does not cover the Miselu C.24, a piano-style keyboard for iPad currently seeking funding on Kickstarter. However, we maintain that there is something steampunk about moving, semi-weighted piano keys being attached to the touch sensitive iPad, essentially reversing evolution from buttons to touchpad. Plus, the C.24 folds around the iPad to function as a protective case that’s suitable for toting to your next gig — or subduing your attackers with a swift turn of Bartitsu. Via: evolver.fm Related articles Steampunk name generator Classical music virtuoso who plays piano and tablet Handmade … Continue reading “Steampunk” iPad keyboard seeks funding through Kickstarter