David Heller David Heller is the founder and President and CEO of IBSystems, Inc , MCADCafe's parent company. Always curious and on the look out for 'cool tech' he enjoys thinking outside the box and sharing his discoveries with you.
I downloaded Tinkerbox to my iPad last night and was so engaged that I didn’t get to sleep until after 2AM. Tinkerbox is not only fun, but helps improve the spatial, logical and creative sides of your brain.
You select from a wide assortment of active elements like switches, balls, spring-loaded bumpers, winches and much more and use these to solve mechanical puzzles or to create your own Rube Goldberg masterpieces. All elements simulate real-world physics, so a string behaves like a string, balls roll and bounce, and items swing from winches just as if they were in the real world.
A picture is worth a thousand words, and a video is even better. So, enjoy this short video overview and if you’re reading this on an iPad, get this app!