Colin Ho-Shing

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Casting Metal Parts and Silicone Molds from 3D Prints

The invention of the relatively affordable 3D printer for home use has helped bring methods used to produce parts for prototypes, samples, and even …

3D Printing

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces …

What’s your wifi? Nevermind, I got it.

<b>Prologue:</b> Capturing wifi is like bass fishing for some of us. Some of us just wardrive for fun. (and sometimes profit) About 3 years ago I build my …

This is How Much Photo Editing Can Impact Portraits

I’ve been doing professional portrait and fashion photography for over 3 years now, but from the very beginning I have always considered myself an …

Photography Basics: Choosing the Right ISO Value for Your Scene

Choosing the Right ISO for Your Scene<p>Rating:<p>4.57 based on 7 Ratings<p>June 2, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>Choosing the Right ISO for Your Scene …

Add a high-tech Head Up Display to any car for under $50

Some features found in luxury cars are ridiculous and really not worth the expense. I’m sure they’re nice and all, but do you really need seats that …

Google's new sun map will tell you whether your roof needs a solar panel

Google has long stated its ambitions to run its global operations solely on renewable energy, and now it wants to lead by example. The company has updated its interactive Sunroof map that helps people estimate whether it makes sense to install a solar panel on their roof.<p>In a new blog post, the Big …

Solar Power

Body-Swap Anime Your Name Offers New Style of Star-Crossed Romance

It’s already one of the highest-grossing anime movies of all time, second only to <i>Spirited Away</i>. Just recently, the LA Film Critics Association named …

Anime

3D-printed turbine can power 10,000 homes using carbon dioxide

These days engineers are fervently working towards solving a pressing crisis--efficient energy. GE Global Research has developed an ingenious carbon …

Carbon Dioxide

New Flight Search Tool Reveals the Optimal Time to Buy Airline Tickets

Info is specific to the route you're flying.<p>Trying to score a cheap airline ticket is a traveler’s holy grail, but the complex and dynamic systems …

This $18 Smartphone Gadget Turns Your World Into An Augmented Reality First-Person Shooter

Life is just one big game of laser tag with Father.io. I got a chance to play with an early prototype of the company’s Inceptor smartphone dongle and its augmented reality massive multiplayer first-person shooter app. It was a blast.<p>The company is launching on Indiegogo today, aiming to raise …

The most extreme hotels around the world

Costa Rica

10 of the best long-haul adventure holidays

Paddle from inn to inn, Belize<p>The island-rich coast of Belize is home to one of the first guided lodge-to-lodge stand-up paddleboarding trips in the world. Guests paddle through the South Water Caye Marine Reserve, exploring mangrove channels and reefs, watching out for stingrays, manatees and …

Long Haul

Forget Wall Street — this startup gives you the same investments at 1/100th of the cost

In volatile markets like these, sophisticated high-net worth investors run for cover by sheltering their investments in stable assets like commercial real estate. <b>And now that option is available to investors who don't have millions to spend.</b><p>Fundrise, a rapidly growing startup based in Washington, …

Real Estate

Heat 3 Smart Gloves

in Outdoors, Snow, Tech on<p>0 Shares<p>Heat 3 Smart Gloves were designed specifically for European Special Forces. Slip your hands into them and feel the …

Special Forces

Somabar Robotic Bartender

There's nothing quite like having a well-crafted cocktail in the comfort of your own home, but unless you're dedicated, odds are your mixology skills …

Coravin Lets You Try Wine Without Popping A Cork

Wine is a lot of fun, but it’s also a commitment. You spend some money on some wine, it’d better be good stuff. But you don’t generally know until …