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Watch these drones build a rope bridge

One of the big selling points of drones is that they can get to areas that aren't exactly safe or accessible by humans. That's why watching quadrocopters assembling a rope bridge that's sturdy enough for a person to walk across is so damned awesome -- it immediately calls to mind a real-world use …

360-degree camera makers are focusing on the consumer market

Jim Malcolm pulls up a video on his smartphone he recently shot at Disneyland.<p>At first, it looks like a typical family vacation video: We see a ride from Jim's point of view as a carriage whooshes into tunnels and back out again.<p>With a swipe of his finger, the camera spins around and we see Jim's …

Legendary Productivity And The Fear Of Modern Programming

Ritika Trikha Contributor<p>Ritika Trikha is a tech writer at HackerRank.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Interdependency Of Stanford And Silicon Valley<p>JavaScript master Douglas Crockford once said that software is the most complex thing that humans have ever created. It’s made up of intricate bits …

Wait for IoT to Emerge at Scale

Another startling report on the state of cyber security was recently published by a group of very credible organizations, including PwC, CERT, …

Klein apparaatje tovert je tv om tot touchscreen

Wil je graag een smart-tv, maar is je scherm nog niet aan vervanging toe? Of heb je de tv altijd al willen bedienen met je vingers? Een klein …

Walkcar: "The World's Smallest Electric Vehicle"

Odd name aside, this is pretty tight.<p>Japanese designers at Cocoa Motors have created the WalkCar, a tiny electric vehicle about the size of your …

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Amazing Jailbreak Tweak Brings True Multitasking Support To The iPad

One of the biggest selling points that Microsoft has against Apple is the fact that the iPad lacks the ability to operate two or more apps simultaneously, but a new jailbreak tweak shows that the iPad is more than capable of doing two things at once.<p>The new tweak, which recently hit Cydia is called …

The 3D Scanner for Your iPad Will Digitize Reality

Structure Sensor plugs in to any iPad and makes a detailed 3D image of your surroundings.<p><b>First outfit your iPad with this smooth and</b> appropriately futuristic-looking appendage. Then point your tablet in any direction and you can get a meticulous 3D model of your surroundings. The device, called the …

Rouleaux: Anastassia Elias’ Book of Toilet Paper Roll Sculptures | Colossal

<p>If you’ve visited any art or design blog over the last few years you’ve almost certainly run into the artwork of Anastassia Elias who made waves in …

Dogs Dressed As Their Owners

Coup de coeur pour le travail de Sebastian Magnani : un photographe suisse qui a eu l’excellente idée d’imaginer cette série « Underdogs » proposant …

“Okay Maps” Easter Egg Brings Offline Mode Back To The New Google Maps App

The new Google Maps for Android just started shipping late last night, but folks are already bein’ all grumpy about the sudden disappearance of one of Maps’ old features: offline map mode. In previous releases of Maps, users could save chunks of the map for later use (like when you’re traveling …

The RepRap Morgan aims to be first 3D printer under $100

The RepRap open-source project is one of constant revision, with development occurring according to use, environment, and necessity. As such, each …

OpenReflex is a 3D Printed, DIY SLR

If you have a 3D printer floating around, why not build yourself a camera (and make it take your favorite glass)?<p>Comments<p>Recently we took a look at the Lomography Konstruktor, a DIY SLR that you can build yourself from a kit. But what if you want to go one step further and build the entire thing …

Ford's New Freeform Fabrication technology cuts prototype process to 3 days

Jul.3, 2013<p>Ford engineers are developing a highly flexible, new form of manufacturing technology that has the potential to reduce costs and delivery …