Michele Ruocco

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Apple collects a flock of patents today

Today is Patent-palooza for the patent-generating machine otherwise known as Apple, as 46 of its patents were granted and published. In this batch, what kinds of innovations interest the Colossus from Cupertino?<p>The unlocking-a-device patent stands out, particularly because Apple is accusing Samsung …

A Build-It-Yourself Modular Jetski That Fits in Your Car's Trunk

As fun as a jetski be when you get on the water, they can also be a bit of a pain to haul around if you don't pay for a permanent dock. So a bunch of …

The Art of Watchmaking - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Wrist watches seem to be loosing their grasp on our wrists with the popularity of smart phones but I think the beauty of a well crafted watch will …

How the Fadecandy LED Controller is Made - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Adafruit recently took on production of the Fadecandy project that Elizabeth Scott developed. The video above is How the Fadecandy LED Controller is …

The Mod Notebook Syncs To The Cloud, Notes Go From Paper To Digital (video)

These days, not many use traditional notebooks anymore. Really, why should they if they can easily type it up on their computer or tablet and save …

Astronomers Discover First Direct Proof of the Big Bang Expansion

Somebody's going to win a Nobel Prize. At least that's what the physics community is saying after the announcement on Monday that a Harvard team has …

Republican senator accidentally creates a meme by silently staring into your soul

The birth of #McConnelling<p>Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell's campaign got more than it bargained for last week when its strange, silent ad of the senator doing little more than smiling, shaking hands, and pretending to work started to go viral. On Wednesday, one person on YouTube began …

How Facebook made over a billion personalized videos without breaking its site

There was no Look Back team at Facebook — when the company decided to make videos celebrating the past posts of each member, it pulled people from across different groups to complete the task. Originally they thought the process would take months, but as Alexey Spiridonov writes on Facebook's …

Report: Apple Healthbook Will Track Your Life Down to Every Breath

For a couple months now we've been hearing about Apple's plans to release a new fitness tracking system in the near future called Healthbook. This …