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Voltera's circuit board printer wants to be the 'Makerbot of electronics'

<i>Update on Nov. 8 at 11:21 a.m. Pacific: Corrected to reflect the printer’s resolution which is 10 mil, not 10 millimeters, and to the timing of its fundraising plans.</i><p>Cyril Ebersweiler, hardware accelerator Haxlr8r’s founder, believes that if hardware startups learn how to prototype, iterate, and …

Thermal Video of a F1 Car Melting Tires is the Best Thing You'll See Today

Infrared camera technology makes this Red Bull Racing RB8 Formula 1 car look like a plasma-flinging lava lamp.<p>(Photo Credit: FLIR Thermography / YouTube)<p>How is the whole world not watching F1 races shot with thermal cameras every weekend? I don't want just this one clip from z,a …

Red Bull Racing

Biovigil targets hospital handwashing with color-coded badges

Proper handwashing is a simple, yet vitally important task, especially when it comes to doctors and nurses. The occurrence of infections in patients …


Minecraft players build working hard drives

Players of the pixelated building block game have taken its virtual simulation tools to an unprecedented level: building functioning hard drives that can read and write data.<p>Players of the popular open-world building game Minecraft, created by Markus "Notch" Persson in 2009, continue to push the …


The eleMMent Palazzo, a $3m land yacht

Announcing the world’s most expensive anything is a surefire way to attract attention, but when the thing is a $3m motor home, questions arise beyond the obvious “Why?” After all, designers create all manner of prototypes, and mythical potentates from Dubai are always rumoured to be buying them.<p>Yet …


50 States of Speeding: Know the Law in Every State

Take it to the limit.<p>We've compiled each U.S. state's maximum highway speed, reckless driving threshold, and mandatory and maximum penalties for reckless driving, as well as any excessive speed laws and their respective penalties.

Puerto Rico

Google Maps Engine Pro Subscriptions Now Include Coordinate

Google has today announced that paying users of its Maps Engine Pro custom mapping service can now access its Google Maps Coordinate workforce management and productivity tools at no additional cost.<p>The Coordinate mobile and Web app is designed to allow teams to easily share locations and assign …

Pinterest's Diversity Numbers Are Almost As Bad As The Rest Of The Tech Sector

Pinterest disclosed its company's diversity statistics Wednesday, following a pattern of other tech giants releasing their own diversity numbers.<p>Similar to Twitter, Yahoo, Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn, Pinterest's employees are predominantly white. However, Pinterest is 40% female and 60% male. …


Camera uses lasers to see around corners

A camera currently in development can see around corners by imaging the behaviour of photons at 15 billion frames per second.<p>Technically, you can already take photos around corners with a periscope rig, but a new camera in development takes a different approach: photographing the movement of light …