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The Reality of 3D Printed Robo-Hands

Jack Reidy just turned 10 last month. He’s an athletic kid—in the winter he plays hockey a few times a week, and in the summer he pitches on his …

Prosthetics

Sandisk’s 200GB MicroSD Card Will Turn Android Phones Into Portable Hard Drives

The world's highest capacity MicroSD card<p>Let's face it: Storage devices aren't exactly the most exciting pieces of hardware. They either work or they don't. And when they don't work, they can cause major headaches. For the last decade, SanDisk has prevented those type of headaches by providing some …

Scientists Have Figured Out a Way to Convert Solar Energy Into Liquid Fuel

Researchers at Harvard have discovered how to convert solar energy into liquid fuel, potentially accelerating our switch to the alternative-energy …

PirateSnoop browser dodges government web blocks

With governments around the world increasingly blocking access to torrent hosting sites, users of file sharing tools are forced to retaliate by …

3 Month Time-Lapse Shows Pigeons Going From Eggs to Adults

Back in June of 2014, YouTube user AvWuff noticed two pigeons and two eggs sitting in the flower box outside their window. Seeing an opportunity for …

Krauthammer: Obama immigration action 'impeachable'

Conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer called President Barack Obama's planned executive action on immigration "impeachable."<p>"I believe it is an impeachable offense," Krauthammer said Wednesday night on Fox News, when asked about Obama's reported proposals to use executive orders to make …

Machining YouTube Videos

<i>Posted on: October 3, 2014</i><p>Everyone likes a good YouTube video and we are no exception. That is why we have scoured the internet to find some of the …

Physicists Have Developed an Ultra-Fast Laser That Could Drastically Speed Up Our Internet

The record-breaking lasers were created by physicists from Imperial College London in the UK and the Friedrich Schiller University Jena in Germany, …

Hurl Wiffle Balls At 50 MPH—With A Leaf Blower

Fast-paced fun<p><i>Update: We made a video to demonstrate how to build a wiffle ball pitcher; watch it here.</i><p>At this year’s Labor Day picnic, don’t yawn through another game of Wiffle ball. Instead, transform the low-key sport into a battle of batter versus machine. With only cheap plumbing supplies and …

Power Tools

Get 23% Off the DJI Phantom FC40 Drone

Take to the skies for your next video project with the DJI Phantom CF40 Drone. This compact, easy to fly quadrotor packs its own 720p camera to shoot beautiful HD quality video, while remaining airborne for up to 15 minutes over a distance of 100 meters, and it’s perfect for those getting started …

Jeri Ellsworth talks castAR's accidental beginnings and its augmented reality future (video)

By now, followers of castAR already know that Jeri Ellsworth created the projected augmented reality glasses back when she worked for Valve Software. But not everybody knows that its invention was, well, an accident. "I was trying to figure out why people got sick when they wore virtual reality …

Judge Strikes Down 6-Year-Old FAA Drone Ban, Makes Commercial Drones Legal

One of the judges of the National Transportation Safety Board (the NTSB) ruled yesterday that the FAA has no authority to regulate drones, striking …

DIY Bluetooth Home Automation

Interested in a bit of home automation? Don’t know where to start? We just found a great Instructable on making your own bluetooth controlled relay …

Now There's An Easy Way To See If You Make More Money Than Your Neighbors

The Census department has produced a fantastic interactive website that breaks down America's census tracts by median household income, age, education and a few other stats.<p>Basically, it's now easier than ever to see whether you're wealthier and more educated than your neighbors.<p>Census tracts are …

Dixie State University

"Pie A Coach" today from 4:30-5:30, at the football tailgate party, located across the street from Hansen Stadium, $5 lets you "pie" the face of DSU …

Photograph Your House Key With This App, Then Print A Copy Anywhere

The app's creators think of it as "lockout insurance."<p>You hear myths of old-school locksmiths who are so in tune with their trade, they're able to copy a key just from looking at a photo of it. The old-school-looking guys I talked with at one local shop said they couldn't do that, but now there's …

iDoorCam shows you who's at your door, helps you hide from unwanted visitors

If you've ever gone on a long vacation (or hidden from someone at least once in your life) there's a chance you'll find high-tech doorbells useful. A new device called iDoorCam, in particular, claims to be able to notify you via iPhone or iPad whenever there's someone at your door -- even if you're …