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5-Axis Milling: The Next Level In Accessible, Versatile Digital Fabrication

The <b>5AXISMAKER</b> is a desktop 5-axis multi-fabrication CNC machine that hopes to expand the possibilities of digital fabrication by making it cheap and …

Fall Fires Will Burn Cool with These Decorative Fire Pits

Athlete's Village Fire Pit Globe | Design: Hammacher Schlemmer<p>If there's one thing that is hugely popular here in these 'burbs, it's firepits. My …

Amsterdam's Glass Music Hall Faces Demolition, Seeks Home

A mere twenty-five years after its inauguration, the Glass Music Hall at the former Exchange of Berlage in Amsterdam is looking for a new home, where …

Architecture

Most Americans Would Choose Internet Over TV or Cellphones

If you had to choose, would you rather give Internet access or TV? Email or social media?<p>According to a new study from Pew Research, 46% of American …

Wearable tech multiplies and goes mainstream at MWC 2014

BARCELONA, Spain -- Smartphones are the traditional draw here at Mobile World Congress, but this year wearable tech products created lots of buzz as well. In fact, many industry heavyweights and electronics giants chose the conference to make significant wearable technology product announcements.<p>We …

Idle No More: Japan Plans To Restart Closed Nuclear Reactors

In the wake of the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima nuclear plant three years ago, Japan's government decided to phase out nuclear power. Other governments, notably Germany's, followed Japan's lead.<p>But Wednesday, Tokyo reversed course. It issued a draft energy plan that includes restarting idled …

Food industry under siege

First lady Michelle Obama’s move to limit junk food marketing in schools and revamp nutrition labels is just the latest salvo in an intensifying battle royale with the food industry.<p>The Obama administration — arguably the most active on food policy in the past century — has issued a slew of new …

Manu Ginobili's Shoe Broke In Half During The Spurs-Pistons Game

Ginobili was back-pedaling on defense when he planted his foot and his shoe ripped in two — the sole skidding away and the upper part still tied around his ankle.<p>Full video (via ProBasketballTalk):<p>The moment it came apart:<p>Enhanced:

Video: Gruden's QB Camp with Manziel

Former Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel sits down with Jon Gruden to discuss Manziel's determination, off-the-field distractions and nickname "Johnny …

NFL

Nevada State Athletic Commission Issues Testosterone Replacement Therapy Ban

Las Vegas — In a move that will have far-reaching effects throughout the combat sports industry, the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Thursday ruled unanimously to ban therapeutic usage exemptions for testosterone replacement therapy.<p>The ban is immediate and applies both to future applications …

Disguised Jeff Gordon takes reporter on wild ride to evade cops

Jeff Gordon went undercover as a cab driver to pull a prank on a reporter who questioned the validity of a stunt Gordon participated in last year.<p>A year ago Jeff Gordon took an unsuspecting car salesman on a hairy test-drive. The video, which has been viewed by more than 40 million on YouTube, was …