Chris Kaminski

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Ukrainian Lacing

Ukrainian Lacing is a technique that fixes all major problems of conventional shoe lacing with no tails, at the same time doing a knot remains …

Will Smart Clothing Amp Up Your Workout?

When Eric Blue goes to the gym, he sports a wafer-thin shirt that tracks his every move.<p>Blue's shirt contains tiny sensors woven into the fabric. They monitor his heart rate, the calories he burns and other metrics, like breathing rate. A companion app on his smartphone informs him about the …

Most Of The Web Is Invisible To Google. Here's What It Contains

A roadmap of the Internet's darkest alleys<p>You thought you knew the Internet. But sites such as Facebook, Amazon, and Instagram are just the surface. There’s a whole other world out there: the Deep Web.<p>It’s a place where online information is password protected, trapped behind paywalls, or requires …

Finally! A 4K TV You Should Own

The Samsung JS9500 has arrived just in time<p>Building a home entertainment center is a lot like building a house: You need a solid foundation--and that’s your television. If you’re starting from scratch, you’ll want a TV that will last more than five years, which means going with the …

Could Placemaking Become the New Golf? Repurposing Obsolete Courses

You wouldn't necessarily notice, not unless you've had a particular reason to be paying attention, but the US has way more golf courses than the industry and its enthusiasts can support. Once-flourishing fairways, greens, and clubhouses are being decommissioned all over the place, leaving …

Anki announces the next generation of its A.I. racing game, and it’s awesome

Your robot cars can now jump<p>Anki, whose racing game powered by artificial intelligence has seen surprising success, is announcing the sequel today at the New York Toy Fair. Anki Overdrive, which will go on sale in September, adds brand-new cars, a modular track, and bridges that make races …

Play Destiny on unsupported Android devices, thanks to this unofficial app

Android users can use their smartphones to play PlayStation 4 games like <i>Destiny</i>, thanks to an unofficial port of Sony’s official PS4 Remote Play app.<p>The official PS4 Remote Play app on Google Play lets users connect to their consoles and PS4 games on several Sony Xperia smartphones and tablets. As …

10 Best Chrome Extensions You May Not Have Tried

Beste Chrome extensions<p>I’m a huge fan of adding functionality to my browser, and we’ve featured some great extensions to supercharge Chrome in the past. Here are a few more Chrome extensions that you might not have heard of, but are certainly worth a try.<p>Jot<p>If you’re constantly working in your …

Google

Control Your Android Device with AirDroid's New Desktop App

AirDroid has long been a favorite tool for Android users to transfer files, paste text and links and access contacts and messages from their Web browsers to their mobile devices. The latest update brings a native desktop app for Mac and PC, with better notification handling and remote device …

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Hospitality

Carvey 3D Carving Machine

Most desktop 3D solutions we've seen lately have been printers, stacking material layer by layer to create the desired form. The Carvey 3D Carving …

How to Take Free Courses from Top Universities

You can continue your education with some amazing and free online resources available from top universities. These institutions offer many of their …

A Space Game Gets Real

A crowdfunded video game aims for the most realistic spaceflight we've seen yet.<p>The revelation of the hit PC game <i>Star Citizen</i> isn’t that people love space-flight—we knew that. It’s that they like their games as realistic as possible, with a universe obsessively hewing to Newton-ian physics for even …

All this ping pong table needs to throw a rave is a strobe light

Your souped-up table tennis setup for Saturday night beer pong sessions would tremble in shame in the presence of Stiga's new Studio table if it could. This is one fancy table, you see, with its own 2,800W sound system that features eight 6 x 9 speakers, subwoofers, an amplifier <i>and</i> Bluetooth …

David Rockwell Launches New Line of Luxury Prefab Homes

1/7<p>David Rockwell Prefab Architecture<p>Architect David Rockwell just unveiled a new line of elegant prefab homes for the luxury market. The prolific …

Prefab Homes

Building a Basic Arcade Cabinet

The debate between what the better gaming platform is between consoles and PCs can add a third contender to the mix in the form of arcade machines. Sure, both consoles and PCs can play retro games but they can’t match the ‘feel’ you get fist-smashing those big coin-sized buttons while listening to …

The Tiki-Z Is What Happens When The Best Desktop Gaming PC Gets A Massive GPU Upgrade

15 months ago I wrote a review hailing Falcon Northwest’s Tiki as the perfect PC. I arrived at that confident conclusion simply because it doesn’t have a weakness. It also boasted the most performance per cubic inch of any desktop on the market, and that was when it “only” packed an Nvidia GTX …

Google’s Material Design is about to change the way we look at the worldwide web

Android L’s Material Design is not reserved only to the Android operating system or Google’s mobile apps, as the company wants to use the same design …

Here’s how to BitTorrent movies on your Apple TV

Popcorn Time is a fantastic — albeit questionably legal — Mac app that allows you to treat BitTorrent like Netflix, searching for movies and TV shows on sites like The Pirate Bay that you want to watch and then streaming them directly to your computer.<p>It’s a great app, but it has at least one …

How to build your own Bluetooth streaming home audio system

Get superior audio quality without spending a ton of money<p>There are a lot of ways to stream music at home. Dedicated Bluetooth speakers, like the …

Amazing Pop-Up Solar Power Station Delivers Energy Anywhere it's Needed

Ecosphere Technologies’ latest product combines several of our very favorite things in one easy-to-transport package: shipping containers, …

Clean Energy

MatterFab Reveals Their Affordable Metal 3D Printer, 'An Order of Magnitude Cheaper'

Metal 3D printing is the Holy Grail of additive manufacturing. Unlike with other materials that can be printed, metal enables manufacturers to create …

General Electric

Google partners with Udacity to teach about Android app development

We all want to create an application. While there are simplified tools out there allowing users to drag and drop blocks to build something of their …