Enrico Li

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A Mysterious, Powerful Force Is Flinging Radio Waves at Us from Deep Space

Our universe is teeming with invisible light. Beyond the visible spectrum, space is a colorful mess of radio signals and microwaves fired off by …

Universe

Quattro segnali che indicano che il tuo partner ti vuole lasciare

La fine di una relazione spesso è devastante. A peggiorare il tutto, a volte, interviene la sensazione di non aver colto per tempo alcuni segnali che …

This duvet cover has gone viral for the most LOL-worthy reason ever

NOTE: We promise this isn’t one of those stare-at-the-picture-only-to-get-your-pants-scared-off-by-a-demon-popping-out-at-you snafus that the …

Google porterà il Wi-Fi in tutto il mondo

AppleTvItalia<b>Google Station</b> è un progetto che ha portato la rete Wi-Fi in tutta l’India. Ora la società di Mountain View sta sviluppando …

Companies are looking for project managers. Here’s how to become one. [Draft]

There are a handful of skills that are especially hot in the job market right now, few are as in demand though as project management. Being able to usher a project from concept to completion, to keep all the plates in the air and deliver a solid product that meets or exceeds expectations, is …

Hilarious Response As Journalist Asks Man On Live TV What He Would Spend Lottery Winnings On –

Our road users aren't exactly saints - see these incidents in Knysna, Potch and Jozi for p...<p>Life is pretty hectic, folks. The nine-to-five grind can …

This new security checkpoint could keep the TSA out of your bags

At the top of the list of "things that piss off air travelers" is, far and away, the hassle of having a bunch of TSA clownholes rummage through their bags at security checkpoints. However, a new bag-scanning system from Qylur could speed that process up significantly.<p>The Qylatron Entry Experience …

Florida Teen Develops $12 Machine For Converting Ocean Currents Into Usable Energy

Another kid inventor is making headlines. This time it's a 15-year-old in Boca Raton, FL, named Hannah Herbst for developing a method for creating …

Hydroelectric Power

Giada F210 Cherry Trail Fanless Mini PC Unveiled

Following on from the launch of their F200 mini PC system back in August Giada has this week unveiled a new addition to their range which builds on …

Microscopic Video Shows a Record Player's Needle Tracing the Groove

Electron microscope images capture what's really happening when you play a vinyl LP.<p>The pops and hisses of a vinyl record hint at the device's magical and mysterious inner workings. But Ben Krasnow wanted to know a little bit more. Specifically, he wanted to photograph a needle moving in the groove …

Turntables

Watch This Neon Sign Master Make His Glowing Art

The secrets of neon signage, revealed<p>Twin Cities Public Television's "MN Originals," which "celebrates Minnesota's creative community," just aired an episode featuring an excellent segment (see below) on Matt Thompson, a glassblower who has been making neon signs for 30 years.<p>The segment shows …

Design

EE's own-brand action cam livestreams over 4G

With own-brand smartphones, tablets, MiFis and portable chargers, you would think EE's starting to run out of relevant products to stamp its logo on. After showing a recent interest in remote livestreaming by funding the Skeegle app, however, the carrier has today announced it's branching out into …

Eschew Glue: Make Your Own Sticky Liquid Glass Instead [Video]

Hackett demonstrates how to create the bonding agent sodium silicate<p>Sodium silicate, better known as water glass, can bond projects together where regular glue fails. But not all hardware stores keep water glass in stock. On the bright side, it's easy to cook up your own.<p>In the latest episode of …

Eyewear

Replace Your Eyeballs With Synthetic Ones

Vision would no longer have to be #nofilter<p>Our eyes are such elegant, complex, specialized organs that their existence seems almost hard to believe--Darwin himself called their evolution “absurd.” But that doesn’t mean they’re perfect; eyes sometimes don’t focus correctly, they break down over …

3D Bioprinting

DIY Peachy 3D Printer Kit Now Available To Pre-Order For $100 (video)

Pre-orders are now being taken by Peachy Printers for the $100 3D printer that offers customisable build volumes together with eight mixable printing …

3D Printing

Make Thermite — the Invention that Welded the World’s Modern Railways

Re-create the incendiary reaction that welded the world’s modern railways.<p>“A blast furnace that fits in a vest pocket.”<p>That’s what Wilhelm Ostwald, a Nobel Prize-winning chemist, called thermite, which is a mix of two common chemicals — iron oxide, better known as rust, and powdered aluminum. When …

Samsung 840 Evo has serious performance bug, fix coming October 15 (updated) - ExtremeTech

By on October 1, 2014 at 1:24 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p><b>Updated 1:24pm October 1:</b> …

Unleash Your Inner MacGyver With The Sensordrone [Deals]

After an incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign, <b>Sensordrone</b> is here to turn your smartphone into the world’s first mobile, wearable, programmable, sensing computer.<p>Packing more than 11 sensors into one tiny package, Sensordrone turns your smartphone into a carbon monoxide detector, non-contact …

Natural Gas

LAN Messenger Sends IMs Over a Local Network Sans Internet Connection

Windows: In most situations, IM apps like Hangouts will do fine for your instant messaging needs. If you need something more local, though, LAN …

The key to cheap solar power may have been discovered over 150 years ago - ExtremeTech

By on August 9, 2013 at 10:27 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Improvements in solar power …

Protag Elite Is A Rechargeable Bluetooth Card That Keeps Tabs On Your Valuables

After Tile raised $2.6 million in its crowdfunding campaign for a Bluetooth Low Energy-powered tagging tech for tracking valuable items, it was only a matter of time before others jumped aboard the bandwagon. Now to be fair to Innova Technology, they were in this game already — with their first-gen …

Wrong Number Turns Into Thanksgiving Gift | Gimundo: The Brighter Side

November 24th 2010. Kathryn Hawkins.<p>When a woman called the wrong number and left a message on a stranger's machine, she received far more than she …

University Of Chicago Got A Package Addressed To Indiana Jones

When a package arrived at the University of Chicago addressed to Henry Walton Jones, Jr. (aka Indiana Jones), eyebrows were raised.<p>When they opened …

This $5 lamp is powered by gravity (and just destroyed its funding target on Indiegogo)

A lamp for $5 that does not require any electrical power source?<p>It may sound like an impossible dream, but two designers in London have built functioning prototypes of GravityLight, a cheap way for people in developing countries t0 light homes, recharge batteries, or power a radio. And they just …

Car hackers use laptop to control standard car

<b>Next time you have a passenger in the back seat of your car offering infuriatingly "helpful" advice about your driving skills, count yourself lucky that they aren't doing anything more sinister in their attempts to guide your vehicle.</b><p>Two security experts in the US have demonstrated taking control …

Hidden permissions manager found in Android 4.3, lets you set the rules

Installing an Android app brings up a permissions prompt that most folks ignore (though they probably shouldn't). But, what if you could grant applications access to some parts of your smartphone and not others? That's something <i>Android Police</i> have discovered is already baked into Android 4.3, and …

The iblazr Flash Illuminates Your Smartphone And Tablet Photos, Preventing Black Square Syndrome

A new Kickstarter project wants to let a little light shine in on your mobile photos – much more than the built-in flash on devices like the iPhone 5 can provide alone. The iblazr is an external flash that uses four high-output CREE LED lights to provide a whole lot of illumination via a small …

Hacker's Tiny Spy Computers Aim To Track Targets Around Entire Neighborhoods And Cities

The National Security Agency, argues Brendan O’Connor, doesn’t have a monopoly on mass surveillance. In fact, he’s developed a cheap system of open-source spy boxes and mapping software that he says will let anyone “track everyone in a neighborhood, suburb, or city from the comfort of their …

MagBak Super Thin iPad Mount Hits Kickstarter Target in 3 Days

The MagBak Kickstarter project that I mentioned just a few days ago has already met and surpassed its Kickstarter funding target – in under 3 days.<p>MagBak is touted as the world’s thinnest iPad mount, and it looks very impressive. I backed the project at the max level and I’m very glad to see it has …