Ali Noorbaksh

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Go Go Gadget iPhone Case!

With everything from built-in scissors to screwdrivers, the IN1 case is your one-stop-shop for all things utility! Like a Swiss army knife wrapped …

Motorola Project Ara: Google's Outright Assault on Hardware Status Quo

Motorola has announced that it wants the mobile hardware ecosystem to be as open as the Android software ecosystem. A noble and altruistic aim, no doubt, but in doing so, it will upset the hardware status quo that drives new phone purchases and upgrades today.<p>To achieve its lofty goal, the company …

Nike’s Kinect-Powered Window Displays Are Watching You

Are a Dutch firm’s interactive installations for Nike in London the future of a dying ad medium?<p>Window displays seem like one of those mediums destined to fade away: they’re too static, too flat, and reach too few people in the grand scheme of impressions. But certain situations–the Olympics, for …

Stamp-On Circuits Could Put Your Phone On Your Finger

Remarkable new tech that places ultra-thin circuits on your skin could revolutionize health care, entertainment, and more.<p>Transistors. Resistors. Capacitors. Inductors. Diodes. RF antennas. Inductive coils. Lithium ion batteries. These are the components of microprocessors, wireless communications, …

Tidemark’s Infographics Could Change How Your Business Is Run

Tidemark rolls out infographics that map a company’s profits in microscopic detail, in real time.<p>It’s only been a few months since Tidemark, a bold Andreessen Horowitz-backed business analytics platform, emerged from its beta cocoon. But today, the fledgling company is introducing a new set of …

Peugeot B1K Concept Bicycle (r)

Lockheed Developing Mantis Exoskeleton for Industrial Applications. Angry Construction Workers May Get a Lot Scarier

Anyone who's seen James Cameron's <i>Aliens</i> cannot forget the images of 1.) Ripley in a cargo-loader exoskeleton, and 2.) Vasquez prowling the corridors …

Nextdoor and Hyperlocality

Some time ago I wrote about a social network called Nextdoor that really impressed me. What makes Nextdoor stand out is that it’s hyperlocal and based on real, physical communities; a Nextdoor “neighborhood” is defined by a group of houses that form a contiguous block and only people who live in …

Tiny apartment in Manhattan featuring custom made furniture

Some people imagine their dream home being a huge mansion with more rooms than they can use and with all sorts of impressive features. Others prefer …

This is a plan for a robot that uses heart cells as a motor. http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2013-03/robot-heart?src=SOC&dom=fb