Alec Nelson

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Meet The Dread Pirate Roberts, The Man Behind Booming Black Market Drug Website Silk Road

An entrepreneur as professionally careful as the Dread Pirate Roberts doesn’t trust instant messaging services. Forget phones or Skype. At one point during our eight-month preinterview courtship, I offer to meet him at an undisclosed location outside the United States. “Meeting in person is out of …

Samsung Reveals Its First-Ever Curved OLED TV

Breathtaking design infused with breakthrough technology is what Samsung’s first-ever curved OLED TV KN55S9C is. It’s the first TV to feature …

15 Must See Netflix Movies (and some TV) for August 2013 (list)

It’s here! Your monthly roundup of what to watch on Netflix for the month of August! We have lots of action flicks, a few dramas, some documentaries …

Microsoft And Ubi Turn Any Surface Into A Touchscreen With The Kinect

The Kinect is supposedly “just” a video game toy, but Microsoft and the hacking community have turned it into more. A lot more, in fact. The fact …

The Asap Is An All-Electric Watercraft

Jet-skis are a lot of fun, but they’re also pretty awful for the environment; it takes a lot more energy to push through water than to push through …

Robox Bookshelf

<i>Robox</i> is a charming mix of a bookshelf and a robot with bright red heart. Created by <b>Fabio Novembre</b> for <b>Casamania</b>, it’s exactly the designer’s</b> …

Echo Smart Watch Interface by Brian Khouw

Brian Khouw has ideas how a smart watch interface should look like. <b>Echo Smart Watch</b> is the result of 2 days brainstorming on how a touch screen watch …

Smartwatches

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …