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The $10,500 robot arm that can build its coworkers

Industrial robot arms are expensive, and come with a long list of caveats including concerns over whether they can work safely alongside humans.<p>Franka Emika, a new product coming in 2017 to the burgeoning field of collaborative robots, is a robot arm pitched to be easily programmable out of the …

Robotics

Adidas CEO: 'Not Overly Concerned' About Trump Trade – Bloomberg

Adidas CEO: 'Not Overly Concerned' About Trump Trade<p>Adidas CEO: 'Not Overly Concerned' About Trump Trade<p>Adidas CEO: 'Not Overly Concerned' About …

Donald Trump

It’s Impossible To Watch Just One Of These GIFs Of Japanese Wood Joining

Traditional Japanese carpentry is almost unfathomably complicated. Timber was joined, not by nails or screws, but by carving extremely intricate patterns into the wood, then interlocking them as self-reinforcing joints.<p>These aren’t your dad’s Lincoln Logs or Lego, though. The patterns include …

Artistic Photo Editing App 'Prisma' Now Supports Video Clips

The artistic effects available in popular photo manipulation app Prisma can now be applied to up to 15 seconds of video (via <i>Mashable</i>).<p>The company behind Prisma announced the new "beta" feature for iOS devices on Thursday, and said a total of nine styles are currently available for video, but that …

2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

National Geographic Magazine has opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on November 4. The Grand Prize Winner will receive a 10-day trip for two to the Galapagos Islands. The kind folks at National Geographic were once more kind enough to let me choose among …

12 Trends That Are About To Be All Over The Internet

As much as we look forward to devouring the new runway collections during fashion month, the real thrill comes with the style we spot <i>outside</i> the …

The Best Antimicrobial Socks for Men With Smelly Feet

Inside The Design Of The World's Most Beautiful Tiny House

I admit it: I’m intrigued by tiny houses. And who can blame me? Diminutive dwellings are basically everywhere these days, with at least a half-dozen cable shows devoted to the topic (yes, <i>Tiny House Hunters</i> and <i>Tiny House Hunting</i> are actually two different shows), and sites such as Curbed and …

Libratone Debuts Battery-Free Noise Cancelling Headphones With Lightning Connector Ahead of iPhone 7

Just six days before Apple is expected to announce the iPhone 7 without a headphone jack, Libratone has introduced new Q Adapt in-ear noise-cancelling headphones with a Lightning connector in lieu of a standard 3.5mm audio jack.<p>The headphones feature a battery-free design with four levels of active …

IPhone 7

Galaxy S7 dual-SIM accessory hacks your hardware (in a good way)

This week the folks at Simore have created an interesting accessory for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. This device uses a thin …

Phones

Pirate Printers: Shirts and Totes Printed Directly on Urban Utility Covers | Colossal

<p>Using public street fixtures as printing elements, the artist collective behind Berlin-based Raubdruckerin (pirate printer) produces shirts and bags …

Art

17 Amazing bathroom tile designs

Have you ever walked into a bathroom and wished you had that amazing tile design in your house or apartment? Well, then take a look at these next …

Interior Design

Ramadan Comes to a Close: Pictures

Pakistan

9 Wall-Mounted Organizers for Keeping Frequently Used Items Close at Hand

When space is limited (and even when it's not), wall-mounted organizers are often useful tools. Wall space provides many organizing options: hooks …

4 Powerful Ways To Awaken Your Life's Purpose

Nietzsche said, "He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how."<p>If you're feeling tired, burned out, or just stuck, awakening your sense of "why" can be a powerful way to build resilience and thrive. A strong sense of purpose is the everyday awareness and conscious acknowledgment that you …

Happiness

The iPhone 7 Launch Is Apple's Dangerous Gamble

Everyone wants to know what Apple is doing next, and the voracious online appetite for news around the iPhone has created an issue for Apple. The geekerati have been talking about vivid OLED screens, curved screens, a new design and style, and are eager to see what Apple has to celebrate the tenth …

Mobile Technology

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Top 5 Keyboard Apps for Android Phones

Android is loved for its great customization capability. It allows users to change the interface, the text messenger, file manager, icon packs and …

Apps

This little-known Google app will pay you to do simple surveys on your smartphone

Rather than charging you to use things like Google Search or its mobile operating system Android, it provides them free of charge, then makes most of its money off the back of advertising revenues.<p>But one of Google's apps goes one step further — and actually <i>pays you</i> to use it.<p>Google Opinion Rewards …

Top 20 Habits for Happiness, Health, Productivity and Success

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity, and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these topics and continuously experiment with new tactics to see what works in my own life. Based on my research, reading, learning from the experts, and …

Happiness

SXSW: Samsung unveils Entrim 4D VR headset, Waffle & Hum On! Android apps [Video]

Samsung’s Creative Lab — the group within the company that cultivates small startup-like projects within the larger corporation — has unveiled three new projects here at SXSW in Austin, TX. Among them are a new VR technology called Entrim 4D which lets you more intimately feel the VR content you’re …

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How to be a Better Network Marketing Recruiter

Do you want to be a better Network Marketing recruiter? This will help.In this video and post I share some tips to help you constantly become a …

Marketing

Marketing 2016: Intent-Based Marketing Goes Beyond Demographics

In 2016, marketing will become age-agnostic. Great brands will start engaging consumers with content focused on their passions and values, according …

TIME Picks the Best Space Photos of 2015

This photo of Pluto was made during the New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of the dwarf planet in July 2015. New H<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/Reuters

TIME Picks the Top 100 Photos of 2015

In this unranked gallery, TIME presents the top 100 photos of the yearA protester wears grass around his face to obscure<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Goran …

10 Things You Didn't Know About the Moon

As the full moon approaches, its growing brightness tends to capture our attention.<p>The full moon occurs when the moon is on the opposite side of …

What Are The Web’s Most Played Out Fonts?

Fontreach is a new tool that can tell you what fonts are hot, and what fonts are not.<p>There was a time not too long ago when all the fonts on the web were pretty much the same: Arial, Courier New, Times New Roman, Comic Sans, Impact, Georgia, Trebuchet, Webdings, maybe some Verdana. But with …