Branimir Krstonosic

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Scientists create 'world's darkest material': Vantablack

Black is an important color. It helps Batman disappear against the night. It keeps Goth kids looking stylish. It's the cover look for Spinal Tap's infamous "Smell the Glove" album. Just when you thought black couldn't get any darker, scientists from Surrey Nanosystems in the UK have announced the …

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AeroPress Timer app completely revamped to help you make the perfect cup of coffee

The freemium companion app to the amazing and popular $25 Aeropress Coffee and Espresso Maker has been completely redesigned, with new gesture-based navigation, brewing tips, a timer that tells you exactly when to add water, two-cup recipes and the ability to share recipes and photos on Twitter and …

Virgin Mobile lets you customize your family's prepaid phone plan

In the US, prepaid cellphone service tends to be a like-it-or-leave-it proposition that rarely fits perfectly, especially for families. Virgin Mobile may have a smarter approach in store; it's launching Custom, a prepaid family plan that lets you tailor usage to your liking. You can put as many as …

Hands On: Will Lytro's Illum Camera Live Up to its Vision?

Lytro’s Illum, the first professional light field camera, will be available at consumer outlets worldwide and will ship all pre-orders on Friday, August 1. The camera retails for $1599 and is available in the US from Amazon, Best Buy, Target and B&H.<p>The camera combines a unique mix of 3D graphics …

Twitter: the future's bright - but more like Facebook than ever

Just two days ago, there was a consensus, of sorts, around Twitter’s predicament. Its stock had fallen 44% over the course of the year, partially because of a drop-off in the number of new users it was getting each month. That led the company’s chief executive, Dick Costolo, to admit that the …

How an oil engineer created Auto-Tune & changed the music industry

Before inventing Auto-Tune, the software that would change the music industry forever, Andy Hildebrand was a research scientist in the oil industry.<p>Working for Exxon Production Research and then Landmark Graphics, a company he co-founded, Hildebrand developed software for processing data from …

Eaze launches an Uber for marijuana

We can’t imagine why, but some people who buy medical marijuana may feel too lethargic to pick up the product at a store. Fortunately, technology was made for these kinds of problems.* And a startup called Eaze has a solution. With just a few taps from your thumb, you’ll have a friendly caregiver …