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The worker in the robot suit: New industrial orders reignite exoskeleton interest

It's been a technology without a clear customer for about a decade, but wearable robotic suits are finally finding a market in legacy manufacturing …

Robotics

Ford embraces body tracking tech to make workers more efficient

Ford really wants its workforce to be as efficient and safe as possible during their workday. This week the automaker announced that it was rolling …

Gaming Industry

The first 3D, full-color X-rays will weird you out

Classic black and white x-rays, move down the bench.<p>New Zealand company MARS Bioimaging has developed the world's first full-color, 3D X-rays, and …

How to Shoot Awesome Astrophotography & Night Sky Images: A Basic Tutorial to Get You Started

This video tutorial is a few years old, but we thought we’d share it because it offers some great starter information on how to shoot …

Have your chair and sit in it too – revisiting the wearable Chairless Chair

Back in 2014, we looked at Noonee's Chairless Chair, a wearable seat aimed at workers who are on their feet all day with nary a place to sit down. A …

Ford Exoskeleton Technology (EksoVest)

Method in Modular: 10 Floor Plans Using Shipping Container Architecture

Shipping container architecture has developed its own niche in both design and representation. Colorful or grungy? Economical or gentrified? Either …

1930s Brooklyn carriage house gets an airy, modern makeover with shipping containers

An old building is updated in a refreshing way<p>Updating an old building into a modern residence is a daunting task, but one that New York-based architecture firm Lot-Ek is familiar with. The firm was tapped in 2014 by a New York gallerist and artist couple to design a family home in their 1930s …

The UK now has a gaming quiz show called Go 8 Bit and everyone loved it

Videogames and TV are traditionally a... shit combination. To use a technical term. UK channel Dave is hoping to change that using ardent …

How They Shoot A Car Commercial Without The Actual Car

This is “The Blackbird,” a battery-powered automotive rig with a fully-adjustable wheelbase, track width, and suspension setup to mirror any car. …

This New Patch Uses Noise-Cancelling Technology to Silence Snores

The sound of silence.<p>There’s a bunch of different reasons why people snore. From muscle problems to mucus obstruction, the list is frustratingly …

The World Metro Map Combines 214 Subway Systems Into One Glorious Mess

What happens if you try to combine 214 different subway networks—including 791 routes and 11,924 stations—into a single map? This beautiful tangle of …