In the first video Bram explains why people always want to solve Rubik’s Cube, while solving Rubik’s Cube himself. In the second video Bram talks about his own large collection of Rubik’s Cubes and other twisty puzzles.
Next to that he is developing a number of advanced puzzle designs. Well just wait until Bram’s best puzzle is in the stores. Happy Puzzling!
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At NonPulsUltra.nl they have a Karlsson Clock in their collection which is inspired as they say by Rubik’s Cube.
You can move all colored squares as you like so you will have an cheerful clock every day. This Karlsson Clock will cost you 45 Euro’s (around US$ 60). Happy Puzzling!
Rubik’s Cube Delta Ball, is the latest in the Rubik’s puzzle collection.
The Spherical shaped puzzle consists of colored triangle shaped sliding pieces and as far I can see on some pictures I found on the internet each piece has also a number on it.
According to Jumbo (a Dutch company who sells Rubik’s Cube Delta Ball) there are different objectives, some for starters which are easy to solve and more difficult ones to solve. Rubik’s Cube Delta Ball is invented by Marc Wittevrongel and his son from Belgium. Although the spherical design is not [Read More...]
When it comes to Lego puzzles, Maarten Steurbaut is one of the famous persons building puzzles using Lego bricks.
Next to his working version of Rubik’s Cube completely built with Lego, Maarten has also built other puzzles with Lego. Like a Lego version of a wooden Cube, wooden Sphere, wooden Knot, Japanese Crystal.
Maarten also creates Lego mosaics and Logo with Lego. Most pictures on his website of Lego puzzles are created with special CAD program called, ML CAD, for creating Lego like building instructions of your own [Read More...]
What do you do when there is a competition for baking a cake and you are a fan of Rubik’s Cube? You bake a Rubik’s Cake, that’s what James Kemp did.
But it isn’t that easy, as the prize would be awarded on presentation, creativity and taste you have to do more than just bake a cake. Each layer or Rubik’s cake has to be perfectly square, for best presentation Rubik’s cube should be show in action and how to make colored tiles. The complete recipe including pictures of making Rubik’s Cake can be found at Pimp That Snack.
Daniele Benedettelli is back again with his latest Lego Mindstorm Rubik’s Cube Solver called LRU (Lego Rubik Utopy). Since the previous version of his Rubik’s Cube solver things have changed significantly.
Danny studied the situation and improved by having now a more powerful hardware and self-made software that solves the cube optimally (the solution, if found, is the shortest possible). You can notice that LRU quite inspired by JP Brown’s robot. Even if it misses an arm, it can grab, rotate the cube and a single face.
The overall impression is about a [Read More...]
Via YouTube I found a how to solve Rubik’s cube video by using your webcam.
A C++ application called CVRubik.exe is used that solves a 3×3 Rubik’s cube. It uses a webcam to “look” at a Rubik’s cube and generate a step by step solution in 3D graphics on your computer. CV Rubik draws on knowledge from different fields of computer science such as Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence and 3D Graphics.
The following steps are performed by the program at runtime: 1. The user holds a scrambled 3×3 Rubik’s Cube in front of the [Read More...]