Joshua Hagen

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How to use Android to save on auto repair - Android customization

Your Android device may not be able to fix your car, but you can certainly use it to help narrow down automotive electrical problems and possibly save some money on auto repair and prevent multiple trips to the DEQ. This Android customization project takes us outside, to your car, to tackle a task …

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Ten Cars That Were Painfully Far Ahead Of The Curve

Here are ten right ideas that came at the wrong time.<p>10.) AMC Eagle<p>In 1979 when the AMC Eagle was first released, there was no single vehicle class …

Sports Cars

Scientists invent the world's first microchip powered by biological systems

Researchers at Columbia University have successfully created the world’s first computer chip powered by an isolated chemical biological process. …

The Lords of Vapetown

Culture and technology have always overlapped. Believe it or not, cigarettes—the uniform bi-color cylinders packaged in tiny boxes—are the result of …

15 Tools and Tool-Based Projects We Loved in 2015

From CNC to analog, power to hand, hi-tech to low-tech<p>This year we got to see some amazing tools, ranging from hi-tech to low-tech, and the …

Digital Power Tools That Change the Way We Design & Build: The Handibot

By making a CNC machine very small, ShopBot made the possibilities huge<p><i>For our Tech-Tacular design and technology special, we sought out</i> …

How to Apply Design Thinking—to Your Own Life

A review of Ayse Birsel's "Design the Life You Love: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Meaningful Future"<p>A New Year's resolution is the easiest …

New 'twisting' ergonomic seats could change air travel forever

The "Twister" seat rotates with the passenger to follow the movements of the human spine in an attempt to make long flights more bearable<p>Fourteen hours on a long-haul flight to Japan inspired an aviation expert to design an economy class seat that twists to protect fliers' backs.<p>The "Twister" …

Behold the Best-Designed Cars of 2015

The auto industry is in a transitional era. Consumers expect their cars to do everything their smartphones do, so automakers are adding more and more …

2015 in Review: Material News You Can Use

The world's lightest material, 3D-printed glass, jellyfish dresses and more<p>This year we witnessed a host of exciting developments in the world of …

55 Bulgarian Artists Create an Illustrated Deck of Cards

With an ongoing Kickstarter campaign, the illustrators behind Infinite Collision hope to play their cards right.<p>What do a villainous monkey, two pink flamingos, a 16th century princess sheep, and female nudes have in common? They are all depicted in Infinite Collision, the first-ever set of …

Devising death: 'Design & Violence' portrays real tools of violence and they are chilling

When<p>Syed Rizwan FarookandTashfeen Malik killed 14 people at a holiday office party in San Bernardino on Dec. 2, they were armed with a veritable arsenal: a Smith & Wesson M&P 15 assault rifle, a DPMS Panther Arms assault rifle, a Springfield Armory 9mm handgun and a Llama 9mm handgun.<p>In the wake of …

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