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The New Robots in Disguise Toys Are Inspired by the '80s Transformers You Grew Up With The New Robots in Disguise Toys Are Inspired by the '80s Transformers You Grew Up With

Few toy lines have thrived as long as the Transformers have, but those of us who grew up in the ‘80s probably barely recognize the Autobots and Decepticons you’ll now find in toy stores. Over the decades the toy line has evolved immensely, but 32 years later, it’s taking inspiration from the characters and toys that…

Transforming Xiaomi Tablet Is More Than Meets the Eye Transforming Xiaomi Tablet Is More Than Meets the Eye

Every tablet maker is always looking to outdo the competition. Usually that means progressively thinner and more powerful hardware, but Xiaomi decided to flip the script and turn one of its tablets, the Mi Pad 2, into a full-on Transformer.

Show Your Loyalty To the Best Decepticon With This Soundwave Tee Show Your Loyalty To the Best Decepticon With This Soundwave Tee

Some kids loved Megatron, others Starscream, and there was always a small faction who thought Devastator was the best Decepticon—but they were all wrong. On so many levels Soundwave was not only the best Decepticon, but the best Transformer to come out of the 1980s cartoon and toy line. And now you can proudly show…

What is the speed of smell? What is the speed of smell?

The speed of light is 186,282 miles per second. The speed of sound is 761.2 miles per hour. That takes care of vision and hearing, but what about our other senses? Shouldn't there be a speed of smell?

Transformers 2's Soundwave May Sound Familiar Transformers 2's Soundwave May Sound Familiar

Peter Cullen may not be the only 1980s Transformers cartoon veteran to arrive on the big screen, if a message board post from Revenge of the Fallen's Michael Bay is anything to go by.

Has The iPod Killed Transformers' Coolest Bad Guy? Has The iPod Killed Transformers' Coolest Bad Guy?

It's like a special nerdy version of Transformers Good News/Bad News: Soundwave will be in Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen? Good! He'll be transforming into a pick-up truck in the movie? Not just bad, but a whole special brand of WTF bad. Seriously, a pick-up truck? Have the movie makers lost their minds, or is…

Sound Wave: The Vinyl Strikes Back Sound Wave: The Vinyl Strikes Back

Did you think that records would stand idly by while MP3s took over the music industry? Sure, they turned a blind eye to 8-track and cassettes. Then CDs got a pass, too. But those were physical mediums, brothers-from-another-mothers. And if compact discs don't have the cojones to stand up to the digital music…

Hands On With the Transformers MP3 Player (Verdict: "We Want") Hands On With the Transformers MP3 Player (Verdict: "We Want")

Optimus Prime's Diary gets its Transformer-wannabe mitts all over Takara Tomy's sold-out, holy-shit-it-really transforms Soundwave MP3 player, though they don't exactly offer an in-depth review. But who cares about the specs? It's a Transformers MP3 player that transforms. Sold. Two more unbox shots after the jump.

Soundwave Transformed into MP3 Player - Just Like We Predicted Soundwave Transformed into MP3 Player - Just Like We Predicted

This is an MP3 player in the shape of boogaloo-lovin' Decepticon Soundwave from Takara Tomy. At a cost of $105, it rang some rather familiar bells with us...

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