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Simple DIY Transforms Any Smartphone into a 3D Hologram Projector

If you have an old CD case, a smartphone, and a little time, you can make a 3D hologram projector. YouTuber Mrwhosetheboss demonstrates just how this is done in a short tutorial, and it's as easy as building a simple, four-sided bowl and placing it on top of your phone. With the right video, a tiny …

Holograms

5 tips for writing science fiction to engage people who don't read it

In addition, I’ve been a futureholic throughout my life. Whether through science fact or fiction, I’ve wanted to know what was coming and how it …

How to Make Your Tofu Taste Like Pork

This is the dish that will convert even hardcore carnivores into tofu lovers. And you don't need a recipe to make it.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to</i> …

Tofu

How The Raspberry Pi Sparked A Maker Revolution

A Q&A with the inventor of the the cheapest hackable computer on the planet<p>Three years ago, Eben Upton needed a cool gadget to lure students to his computer science program at the University of Cambridge. So he invented the Rasberry Pi. It has since become the cheapest hackable computer on the …

Raspberry Pi

Remarkable Woman Quit Her Job in New York to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes in Bali

In 2010, Elora Hardy left her successful fashion career in New York and returned to her childhood home in Bali, which is where she decided to build bamboo houses for a living. Over the course of the last five years, Elora and her team at Ibuku have revolutionized bamboo construction, believing that …

TED Talks

Looking forward to the 'On the Wrist Review,' Angus! #OTW #iW #iWmagazine RG @escapementuk: This @moserwatches Endeavour Perpetual Calendar is an exemplar of Swiss engineering excellence and tasteful design. Indeed, there is nothing flash about this watch except the flash calendar. Read more about this watch very soon in my 'hands-on' review for @iwmagazine #watches #watchfans #womw #watchgeek #watchgeeks #watchnerd #wristshots #horology #horophile #hautehorlogerie #montresdeluxe #mondani #regramapp

Almost everything we think we know about Osama bin Laden’s death is a lie, reports Sy Hersh

Osama bin Laden’s death at the hands of US Navy SEALs was nothing at all like the official accounts given by the United States government and military, according to a controversial article in the London Review of Books by veteran investigative journalist Seymour M. Hersh:<p>Rather than hiding in …

National Security

Free Alternatives to Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe products are synonymous with the design and illustration world. They can, however, be expensive for designers, whether professional or not. …

Photoshop

Elena Shumilova Shares Her Secrets on How to Photograph Kids

By now, you've probably heard of Elena Shumilova. She is the talented mother who takes heartwarming photos of her sons in the Russian countryside. Her images were shared around the web, garnering over 60 million views. We're excited to report that Shumilova just had another baby boy, her third son, …

Farm Animals

Butterscotch Font – Hand Lettered Script Typeface

The beautiful Butterscotch font by Nicky Laatz, a hand lettered script typeface with oodles of extras.<p>Nicky Laatz, a South Africa based graphic and …

Typography

These White Shirts Are Totally Unstainable (Yes, Really)

Clumsy people, rejoice. No longer do you have to bring a spare shirt on those days when you feel brave enough to wear white. There’s now a shirt that’s 100% unstainable — coffee, red wine, ketchup, it’s all fair game. This monumental day in science has been brought to you by the basics brand …

15 Ideas That Will Make You Reconsider Virtual Reality

What can virtual reality be when you forget about video game cliches? These experimental apps ponder that question.<p>We’ve heard a lot of talk about virtual reality, but what will people actually do with it, other than make a more immersive <i>Call of Duty</i> sequel? Right now, Oculus and Samsung are …

La montre J12-G.10 Chromatic bleue de Chanel

Un bracelet nylon sanglé d'acier pour doter ce grand classique masculin d’un élan sportif, sous impulsion bleu Chanel.

This is What Happens When You Ask the Internet to Help Edit Your Vacation Photo

Be careful when asking the Internet to Photoshop a photo for you. The results may be unexpected and you could find yourself turned into the latest …

Eleven James, The 'Netflix Of Luxury Watches,' Adds New $149 Per Month Option

Eleven James is essentially a subscription rental service for luxury watches founded in 2013 by Mr. Randy Brandoff, a watch lover and former Netjets executive. In early 2014, Eleven James went live with an ambitious goal – to disrupt the deeply traditional timepiece industry when it came to …

Watches

Microsoft Invents A Better Way To Sense Hand Gestures

Handpose promises the holy grail of motion detection: fast, accurate hand recognition.<p>Imagine strapping on a virtual reality headset, then using your hands to pick up a sword and swing it around your head. Imagine a hazard team able to defuse a complicated bomb from a mile away, just by controlling …

New Bulgari Bulgari And Bulgari Octo Watches In Blue

Bulgari finally goes a bit more mainstream with their rare blue dial color that we've seen before as part of at least one limited edition model. For …

The 21 most successful Apple alumni of all time

Since its inception in 1976, Apple has been known to attract some incredibly smart and talented employees.<p>We decided to take a look at the some of the company’s most successful alumni.<p>Whether these Apple alums left after a year or a decade, they all went on to do some pretty impressive things.<p><b>Tony</b> …

Startups

Watches for Yachtsmen

The Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m GMT GoodPlanet ($8,100) is a watch you can feel good about buying, with a portion of proceeds going to the …

A Cheap Watch That Looks Expensive

Finding a truly polished-looking watch at an affordable price can be a real challenge—most affordable options lack heft or seem less than sophisticated.<p>Imagine our shock, then, at discovering a unbelievably chic watch that costs—wait for it—$45. That's right, you can actually own a great-looking …

The Perfect Office - ASUS Chromebit, Canon XC10 4K Camcorder and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

How to License Your Images for Commercial Use

Selling your images is one thing, but leasing them is a whole different ball game. There are many parameters that can be put into place and it can …

Photography

A layman’s guide to good photo composition

<i>What is photo composition and why is it important? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about how to compose a</i> …

Architizer

Stanford's aluminum battery fully charges in just one minute

Lithium-ion batteries have been a boon for the modern world -- they've replaced the heavier, single-use alkaline type in everything from wristwatches to jumbo jets. Unfortunately, these rechargeable cells are already struggling to keep up with our ever-increasing energy needs. But a new type of …

Articles about modest japanese home surfers paradise on Dwell.com - Dwell

Situated steps from the Costa Rican shore, this weekend retreat prioritizes playtime on the coast.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>After visiting the dwellings of countless surfers from all over the world for four years, Indoek is …

Surfing

Egypt unveils plan to build glitzy new capital

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget the pyramids, Tahrir Square and the Nile. Egypt is ready to ditch Cairo and build a shiny new capital if the government has its way.<p>Fed up with pollution, traffic gridlock, a packed population with soaring rents and creaking infrastructure, Egypt is teaming up with a developer in the …

Urbanization