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(Chicago Sun-Times)   Bored with the Rubik's Cube? Try the X-Cube -- a puzzle with 125 decillion possible patterns, or about two quadrillion more than the Rubik's cube. Because, hey, you weren't getting laid anytime soon anyway   (suntimes.com) divider line 22
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2013-06-15 02:23:58 PM
HAH! Joke's on you, submitter. I got the rope burns to prove last night!
 
2013-06-15 04:13:52 PM
I wonder how hard it would be just to take it apart and reassemble it?
 
2013-06-15 04:19:35 PM
No thanks. I'll just continue wasting my time by trying to figure out wimmens.

/Easily a brazillian combinations there..
 
2013-06-15 04:23:48 PM

hardinparamedic: HAH! Joke's on you, submitter. I got the rope burns to prove last night!


Auto-erotic asphyxiation fap sessions don't count.
 
2013-06-15 04:33:40 PM
$30-$40 for that? Seems a bit steep.
 
2013-06-15 04:35:20 PM

hardinparamedic: HAH! Joke's on you, submitter. I got the rope burns to prove last night!


What, no bruises to go with them?
 
2013-06-15 04:41:11 PM
It has 125,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible patterns, but the Rubik's Cube only has 124,999,999,999,999,999,998,000,000,000,000,000? That seems pretty negligent...

/i am pretty sure i didn't just go full retard with my math...
 
2013-06-15 04:50:37 PM
I'm bored with it already and didn't even watch the whole video.
 
2013-06-15 04:59:43 PM

New Farkin User Name: It has 125,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible patterns, but the Rubik's Cube only has 124,999,999,999,999,999,998,000,000,000,000,000? That seems pretty negligent...

/i am pretty sure i didn't just go full retard with my math...


I think they meant to be multiplicative when they were additive in describing the differences in the total numbers of possibilities between the two cubes.
 
2013-06-15 05:01:44 PM

SomeoneDumb: I'm bored with it already and didn't even watch the whole video.


I don't even think they posted the whole video.  It just kind of stops.  About all he tells you is that he wanted to and then you put the file into a 3D printer after designing it.  No explanation or description of it.  Just the next video in line.  Awesome.
 
2013-06-15 06:55:32 PM
Here is a link to the kickstarter for this project.
 
2013-06-15 06:59:55 PM
Aaron Craft will still solve it in less than a minute.
 
2013-06-15 07:02:22 PM

TheOmni: New Farkin User Name: It has 125,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible patterns, but the Rubik's Cube only has 124,999,999,999,999,999,998,000,000,000,000,000? That seems pretty negligent...

/i am pretty sure i didn't just go full retard with my math...

I think they meant to be multiplicative when they were additive in describing the differences in the total numbers of possibilities between the two cubes.


Indeed, from the Kickstarter:  That's125,486,757,308,950,508,983,252,156,416,000,000 (1.254x10^35) permutations! That's over 2 quadrillion  times more permutations than the original 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube...
 
2013-06-15 07:45:24 PM
Isn't there a web-page out there that simulates a Rubik's Hypercube/Tesseract?
 
2013-06-15 09:39:54 PM
i301.photobucket.com

/quietly laughs to itself
 
2013-06-15 10:18:18 PM
Sounds like a mad heretic.

mikedash.com
 
2013-06-15 11:10:24 PM
pfft. Come back when you craft a non-euclidean Rubik device.
 
2013-06-16 01:13:20 AM

Eps05: pfft. Come back when you craft a non-euclidean Rubik device.


Wouldn't solving that release an Outer God and bring about the end of the universe?
 
2013-06-16 01:39:22 AM

snake_beater: Eps05: pfft. Come back when you craft a non-euclidean Rubik device.

Wouldn't solving that release an Outer God and bring about the end of the universe?


No, but you'll wish it had.
upload.wikimedia.org
 
2013-06-16 01:54:32 AM

Cpl.D: [i301.photobucket.com image 320x240]

/quietly laughs to itself


www.slipperybrick.com

Noisily laughs at that one.
 
2013-06-16 02:09:38 AM

FurbyGoneFubar: Here is a link to the kickstarter for this project.


thanks
thanks for nothing
NOW what am I going to do with 2 of these?
 
2013-06-16 02:23:56 AM
Also? X-Cube is a better name than XBox One.
 
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