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The BMW i8 is the sports car of the future, and we drove it through America's past

The Future Of Community Living

By In5D on May 20, 2015 in Awareness, Health<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal</b> …

Brain-Powered Prosthetics Get Closer To Becoming An Everyday Reality

A friend growing up had a combination of prosthetic legs that replaced the limbs he’d been born without pretty admirably, using a combination of hydraulics and mechanical joints, but without any real smarts and so with considerably limitations (he drove using steering wheel-mounted controls rather …

Google’s self-driving car is hitting public roads this summer

The cars will have safety drivers and a 25mph cap<p>Google's own self-driving car is almost ready to be tested on public roads. In a blog post, project director Chris Urmson says that a few of the prototype vehicles will drive around Mountain View, California, where the company is based. Safety …

Lily Isn't a Drone — It's A GoPro That Follows You Around

Meet the friendliest drone on the market.<p>That's because the drone is made to follow around its user completely automatically — no controller necessary — tracking a GPS wristband and following commands issued from a smartphone app.<p>The camera is built right into the drone, and shoots video at up to …

The World's 16 Most Incredible Sea Caves

<i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p>Most people have only been exposed to sea caves by reading <i>Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince</i>, and that's not OK... mostly because the sea cave in that book was terrifying and filled with zombies (apologies to anyone who hasn't read it by now). The sea caves in this list, on the …

Circular Wave Pools for Research—and Maybe Olympic Surfing

Round tanks enable waves to do things you've never seen before<p>Last year Edinburgh University got a new pool. But it wasn't for the co-eds to take …

Futuristic Solar-Powered Airplane Concept Imagined for 2030

Barcelona, Spain-based industrial designer Oscar Vials rethinks air travel with his new airplane concept <i>AWWAQG</i>, a.k.a. “Progress Eagle.” Aiming for high performance and low environmental impact, Vials reimagined the shape of current commercial planes to create an environmentally friendly, …

Here’s how to make your very own Apple Watch out of Lego

Are you still trying to work out how to scrape together enough money to buy a $349 Apple Watch, let alone a $10,000-plus Apple Watch Edition? If so, an answer could be the neat solution dreamed up by Chris McVeigh: Build one out of Lego.<p>Rather than waiting until April 24, by following master …

Donkervoort GTO Bare Naked Edition bares all (carbon)

By leaving off the paint, Donkervoort sheds a few pounds from the already nutty D8 GTO. This is public nudity everyone can get behind.<p>For 37 years, the Dutch nuts at Donkervoort have been fiddling with Colin Chapman's Lotus Seven formula. Unlike the blokes at Caterham, the Dutch concern hasn't …

Hide Your Loneliness With This Selfie Arm

Selfies are great, but take too many of them and people may start to wonder if you actually have any friends. Why are you never posing in photos with others? Are you some kind of freak? Fear no more: with Selfie Arm, you can maintain the illusion of a normal social life while selfieing to your …

The cars of Mad Max: Fury Road

In George Miller's dystopian wasteland, the vehicles that wage road war are improvised, weaponized, and generally. Take a tour of the motorized melee weapons that will hit your multiplex in May.<p>In George Miller's dystopian wasteland, the vehicles that wage road war are improvised, weaponized, and …

Use The Apple Watch’s Terse Notifications To Play This Secret Agent Game

Because somebody had to do it.<p>Your whole life has been leading to that one moment when you paid too much and strapped on the Apple Watch. But you think it was sent from one of Apple’s factories in China? Pfft. It’s been sent by your father–your real father, a father you never really knew, but he’s …

Chinese company offering replica Iron Man suits

By Ben Furfie<p>Gone are the days when coming dressed in a full Darth Vader or Stormtrooper costume was enough to prove your geek credentials.<p>Now …

New Accessories For Your Apple Watch Surface

The Apple Watch officially went on sale on April 24th, and if you happen to be one of the lucky ones picking one up or having one delivered to you, …

The 15 Apple Watch apps you need to download first, according to Apple

The Apple Watch App Store houses more than 3,000 apps, but Apple has narrowed it down to a few apps that it views as top-notch. BuzzFeed News published the list just as the Apple Watch App Store opened for the first time.<p>Many of the apps are popular social media apps we already use on our phones, …

Chargers and Raiders overhaul design for potential L.A. stadium

Two months after unveiling plans and renderings for a stadium in Carson, the<p>San Diego ChargersandOakland Raidershave completely overhauled their design for the $1.7-billion project.<p>The Chargers and Raiders presented their concept in New York this week to<p>NFLCommissionerRoger Goodelland the Committee …

A Glimpse at Flipboard for Apple Watch

Everyone’s been talking about the Apple Watch. What a beautiful piece of technology! Flipboard for Apple Watch is ready and will be available when the wearable device starts to ship tomorrow. Here’s a peek of what we have in store:<p>On the Apple Watch, Flipboard will show you your top 10 stories …

Tough New iPhone Cases Available from Pelican!

We had a few minutes to preview the latest Pelican cases at CES this year, but really only a glance. We wanted to make sure we circled back and provided full reviews now that Pelican was able to send out some samples. We recently received both a Pro Gear <b>Protector (starts at $29.99)</b> and <b>Voyager</b></b> …

Google gets a surprise in search for Loch Ness Monster

If anyone can find the Loch Ness Monster, it’s Google; nothing can escape its sophisticated Street View cameras.<p>When the search giant visited the …

These Autonomous Drones May Soon Deliver Your Lunch (And Your Medicine)

Your Seamless order is floating above your house.<p>For the past few years, a startup called Matternet has been testing out autonomous delivery drones in developing countries like Haiti, Papua New Guinea, and Bhutan. Now, the company is getting ready to release a commercial version of the $5,000 …

Let’s hope Apple car is as sleek as this sci-fi Chevy

Chevrolet has a concept car that looks like something Bat Man would drive. Except he wouldn’t drive it the scene of the crime. The car would drive him.<p>The FNR concept is a self-driving car that may never see the light of day. But for that day to come, developers must dream, and Chevy has put forth …

World's Largest Drone Manufacturer DJI Seeking To Raise at $10 Billion Valuation

DJI, the world’s largest consumer drone manufacturer, is seeking to raise money at a $10 billion valuation at least three sources confirmed with FORBES. While it’s unclear how much money the Shenzhen, China-based company is looking to raise, those familiar with the talks said that the funding …

Find an iPhone or iPad? Siri Will Tell You Who Owns It

I've had the experience of finding a smartphone and having a hard time figuring out who the owner is. It always seems urgent, since I know the owner is desperately looking for it. Should you find a lost iPhone or iPad, you can simply ask Siri who the owner is. Siri will tell you the owner and show …