ThinkGeek is one of the coolest and most popular online stores around today. It caters to Trekkies, Whovians, Star Wars geeks, Tolkienites and more. Offering a multitude of products for fantasy, sci-fi and superhero fans, it also hocks plenty of merchandise that will appeal to the science or math nerd in many of us that just want to do things like get in touch with their inner Jedi, spy on a cell phone without having the phone, retreat into their own galaxy and more!. Below are five of our favorite tech-based products. We think you’ll agree that they are out of this world.
R2-D2 USB Car Charger
Just like Star Wars’ most lovable droid, this R2-Unit is the one you’re looking for. You too can make like Luke Skywalker flying his X-wing Fighter by having the R2-D2 Car Charger ride shotgun in your car’s cup-holder where it will happily chirp, beep and whistle while it works—charging up to two of your devices at the same time. Just plug him into your vehicle’s cigarette lighter and watch him light up with excitement and rotate his head. May the force be with you.
Pac-Man USB Ghost Lamp
Inky, Pinky, Blinky and Clyde have escaped the arcade and landed on your desk. Best of all they’ve brought friends! The Pac-Man USB Ghost Lamp offers not 1. Not 4. But 16 different ghost colors that promise to brighten up any workspace … no matter how dismal. Just plug the 8-inch tall lamp into any USB port and you’ll be more than happy to do some wakka wakka wakka work.
Exclusive Star Trek Phaser Remote Replica
Set your phasers to stun because this television remote is stunning! The perfect home accessory for any Trekkie looking to spend his day in front the T.V. watching hours and hours of his favorite sci-fi series, the Star Trek Phaser Remote comes in a handsome collector case and includes a display stand that holds the controller when not being used. Best of all, this product really works—allowing the user to store up to 36 programmable gestures!
Aftershokz Gamez: Bone Conducting Headphones
Perfect for gamers, the AfterShokz Gamez bone-conduction headphones utilize the same sort of technology used in cochlear implants for deaf people. They direct sound waves through your cheek and jaw to your cochlea—while bypassing the eardrum—allowing for a completely immersive experience that doesn’t cut you off from the world around you.
Trio Cable of Multi-Use
Smartphones, tablets, cameras, etc. What good is having all of that tech if you have nowhere to plug it all in? Let’s face it, keeping all of your devices charged can be a major ordeal for many—especially if you don’t have the room (or rooms) to plug them all in. That’s why this handy 3-in-1 cable is a welcome addition to any person’s computer table, desk or nightstand. No more scrambling from room to room in the morning before work or school in order to find which device you plugged in where this time. Now, they can all be found in the same spot!