Alexandros Bairamidis

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The Most Mysterious Star in Our Galaxy

Astronomers have spotted a strange mess of objects whirling around a distant star. Scientists who search for extraterrestrial civilizations are scrambling to get a closer look.<p>In the Northern hemisphere’s sky, hovering above the Milky Way, there are two constellations—Cygnus the swan, her wings …

Spheree lets you watch animated images in full 3D

It's official: we're well on the way to a true 3D display. This one, called Spheree, is the work of a team of researchers working together from the University of São Paulo, Brazil, and the University of British Columbia, Canada, and it's mesmerising to behold.<p>Like its name suggests, it's in the …

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You can steal data from a computer by touching it

Normally, breaking a PC's security involves either finding security exploits or launching brute force attacks, neither of which is necessarily quick or easy. However, a team at Tel Aviv University has come up with a potentially much simpler way to swipe data from a computer: touch it. If you make …

The Internet Is Getting Too Big, And It's Becoming A Problem For Some Service Providers

Recent reports suggest the system that routers use to share the map of the internet with one another has grown too large for some older routers to handle — which could result in poor connectivity.<p>The problem is, older routers can only process a certain number of routes contained in this internet …

goTenna Connecting Device Even When There’s no Wi-Fi, Satellites, or Cell Towers

<b>goTenna</b> keeps you connected with your group even when there’s no WiFi, no satellites, no cell towers. Simply pair this device with your smartphone, …

Harley-Davidson unveils its first electric hog

Harley-Davidson unveiled its first electric motorcycle Thursday, and promised it will still sound really cool.<p>"The sound is a distinct part of the thrill," chief marketing officer Mark-Hans Richer said in a news release. "Think fighter jet on an aircraft carrier."<p>The electric Harley, dubbed Project …

Brazil's anti-World Cup street art – in pictures

With the World Cup starting in Brazil this week, we look at some of the street art that shows that not everyone is looking forward to The Greatest Show on Earth

Dapper Diffuser Makes Cars Happy!

Nothing will kill the vibe of your car’s interior quite like an ugly, poorly scented, paper air freshener! That’s where Craftr’s Twitter Fragrance …

Japanese artist 非 (meaning “Hi”) first caught our attention in 2012 with his mysterious tumblr of digital illustrations that look like oils. Take a look at Hi's new work on the blog: http://hifructose.com/2014/05/30/new-portraits-by-hi-are-lonely-together/

deviantART Makes Its Case For Administering The .Art Domain

Online artists’ community deviantART is hoping to become responsible for the new .art web domains, and it recently sent a letter to ICANN (the organization responsible for managing top level domains) laying out its perspective on the stakes in the decision.<p>The letter also presents deviantART’s case …

Wallpaper of the Week by Rafael Vallaperde

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing 3D image created by our Rafael Vallaperde. Rafael is a CGI and digital artist from Brazil. He has a …

Berlin – Free Fonts by Antonio Rodrigues Jr

A free font system for personal and commercial use.<p>Brazilian graphic designer and illustrator Antonio Rodrigues Jr started to work on this free font …

What you need to know about online advertisers tracking you

Join us on<p>Newsletter<p>Subscribe to our newsletter for a daily roundup of what's happening in tech delivered straight to your inbox.<p>Spend lots of time online? Then perhaps you've heard of targeted advertising, "Big Data" analysis and complaints of privacy violations by advertising companies. The ads …

Zagg Invisible Shield Glass: Perhaps the best investment for a new iPhone

I’m such a bad iPhone(s aapl) owner. I generally take good care of my handsets, mainly because I sell them to upgrade from one iPhone to the next. …

3D Futurist Works by Stefan Morrell

The weekend is here and to celebrate it, an awesome set of 3D works! Let's check the futurist vision of Kiwi artist, Stefan Morrell. He's got a …

Xiaomi's 49-inch Android TV boasts 4K for just $640

The Mi Pad wasn't Xiaomi's only announcement today. Following the Chinese company's first smart TV from last September, today it has unveiled a slightly larger model with a nice surprise: 4K for just CN¥3,999 or about $640! Like its affordable predecessor, this 49-inch TV comes with built-in …

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Clark Gracie vs Ken Primola ridiculously photogenic jiu jitsu guy

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Smithsonian Magazine Announces 11th Annual Photo Contest Finalists | Colossal

<p>Smithsonian Magazine just announced the finalists of their 11th Annual Photo Contest. This year’s competition saw a whopping 50,000 submissions, …

Hewlett-Packard Once Again!

It is so refreshing to find designers indulge in fantasy games that go beyond Apple and Microsoft. Not that we can do without another iPhone 6 (or …

More Nearly Lost Street Photos by Photographer Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier was an amazing photographer whose talents went unrecognized during her lifetime. Back in 2011, a box filled with Maier's negatives was discovered at a local thrift auction house in Chicago. Since that time, the American street photographer has become quite the recognizable name in the …

Stunning Digital Illustrations Reveal Fragmented Human Forms

London-based artist Grgoire A. Meyer creates flawless digital illustrations that evoke emotionally thoughtful reactions. He captures the essence of fleeting moments, like a splash of water or a disintegrating face, and freezes them in time in ephemeral objects that appear almost tangible.<p>The works …

Archi Portrait Series by Federico Babina

Archi Portrait – Graphic Poster Series.<p>Italian illustrator and architect Federico Babina has to be very busy these days. Not too long ago, I …

Daily Inspiration #1727

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Paintings by Tristan Pigott

The Visual Art of Tristan Pigott.<p>Tristan Pigott describes himself as an artist who creates paintings, which explore human characteristics. The …

Ramona Zordini’s Eerie, Yet Erotic Photography (nsfw) http://hifructose.com/2014/04/07/ramona-zordinis-eerie-yet-erotic-photography/

Elke Vogelsang's dog portraiture