iGenius! Two iPad 2 units using FaceTime are used to complete a bloody Halloween costume

iGenius! Two iPad 2 units using FaceTime are used to complete a bloody Halloween costume
Oh the wonders of what some ingenious thinking can produce, especially when it’s Halloween, as one individual managed to complement his outfit by integrating two iPad 2 tablets together to come up with something that’ll be sure to catch some eyes.

We all know the benefits of FaceTime, but its usefulness is being served for other purposes this time around – and in this case, it’s used to complete a grotesque looking costume. Essentially, a cutout is made on the front and backside of the costume, where the iPad 2 tablets are duct taped and positioned parallel to one another. From here, they’re connected via Wi-Fi to give onlookers that see-through appearance with the costume – well, as if someone shot a massive hole through his body.

Thinking ahead, he mentions that a Mi-Fi unit can be used if the Wi-Fi connection is too sucky – albeit, we imagine what kind of data usage he’ll rack up after a night of flaunting the costume. Nonetheless, you can still get in a good round of Angry Birds if you really wanted to kill some time. Thinking about it more, we wonder if anyone else out there can top this costume?

via All Things D

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iPad 2
  • Display 9.7" 1024 x 768 pixels
  • Camera 0.7 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor Apple A5, Dual-core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 6944 mAh

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13 Comments

1. dirtydirty00

Posts: 428; Member since: Jan 21, 2011

ummm... nice try... but the field of view and perception is just a bit off.

2. josh10132

Posts: 30; Member since: Sep 29, 2009

That's really creative

3. PimpStrong

Posts: 310; Member since: Jul 25, 2011

"you could always play Angry Birds" LOL

4. bossmt_2

Posts: 459; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

Creative, but I hope he has Sprint with unlimited data or access to wifi at whoever's house he's going to, cause that's gonna rock his data

5. JeffdaBeat unregistered

Who doesn't have wifi at home these days?

6. skymitch89

Posts: 1453; Member since: Nov 05, 2010

He's got a Verizon MiFi in his pocket, and from the looks of it it looks like it's an older one so he probably has unlimited data.

8. bossmt_2

Posts: 459; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

Unless he found a way to activate it on an old verizon unlimited plan (buying retail and activating on plan himself). Verizon had switched to tiered Data before the Mifi came out.

7. jdrevolution

Posts: 87; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

I wonder if there was a way to turn the brightness down on facetime? Awesome costume idea though, now if only more people had two iPad's and a mifi device haha :D

9. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

Well now, here I thought I was going to look awesome as a vampire hunter with my wide brimmed hat, trenchcoat, and crossbow (with tie down holster and airsoft Colt .45 as backup). I mean, I don't dress like that EVERY day anyway, so it's still technically a costume...

10. Rawrzellers

Posts: 224; Member since: Aug 22, 2010

So because he can waste 2K on a Halloween costume he's a genius?

11. hello

Posts: 25; Member since: Jan 21, 2011

one might not have been his

12. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1777; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

hopefully that makeup doesn't damage his screen lol

13. Ivan6479

Posts: 250; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

What a clown!! So this is the kind of people that buy crap from Apple huh? LOL Too funny.

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