Conor Brady

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This Giant Touchscreen Is Borderline Senseless, But Shhh

We could tell you that this 16-foot-long touchscreen table is some hyper-efficient glimpse at the future of project management because it supports half a dozen people digging through media files at once. We could elaborate, explaining that a complex digital taxonomy was at play, linking metadata in …

Contemporary Loft in London Disguising Its Former Warehouse Function

Provocative in its industrial aesthetic, this London loft showcases an alternative lifestyle filled with contrasting details and a respectful …

This Simple Drifting Game is Going to Destroy your Productivity

Forget Minesweeper. We just found a simple, silly, and striking time-waster called Absolute Drift. Your afternoon is toast.<p>The controls are stupid-simple, but if you're looking for accurate tire modeling and drifting physics, look elsewhere. <i>Absolute Drift</i> takes about 2 seconds to understand, about …

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Record-breaking magnet crams three tons of force into the size of a golf ball

University of Cambridge scientists have broken a decade-old superconducting record by packing a 17.6 Tesla magnetic field into a golf ball-sized hunk of crystal -- equivalent to about three tons of force. The team used high-temperature superconductors that work at minus 320 degrees F or so -- not …

The Most Creative Recycling We've Seen Yet: Turn Plastic Bottles into String

This is nuts. An inventive Russian YouTuber has figured out how to turn plastic bottles into <i>string</i>, using purely mechanical means. After "unraveling" …

First Electric Harley Goes Zero to 60 in 4 Seconds

Foldable Mini-Spectrometer: Secret Decoder Box - Technabob

Spectrometers are devices that can identify objects using light. They usually cost thousands of dollars and are mainly used by scientists. But in the …

This remote-controlled robot can run faster than you (video)

RC cars and helicopters are cool and all, but if you want a combo breaker in your collection, here's something different: a multi-legged robot that <i>runs</i>. At the moment, you can only get this remote-controlled sprinter called the OutRunner through Kickstarter, where its creators are trying to raise …

Robot hand and arm gets official approval

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1075000/1075945_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534414575_38280e37a312c435777c6bd63fd6b357<p><b>A robot arm capable of picking up delicate objects has been approved for use by US medical authorities.</b><p>The Deka Arm has fingers that can move …

Think 3-D printing is cool? Try 4-D

<b>Video producer's note:</b> You've heard of 3-D printing, the process of using a specialized printer to create real-world objects from computer models. Now there's something new on the horizon that could revolutionize this burgeoning technology: 4-D printing.<p>At TED 2013, senior fellow Skylar Tibbits sat …

The Newest Consumer Drone Is Basically a Flying HD Camera

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>One of the newest commercial drones soon to be available on the market is more of a flying camera …

Google Helps You Find Your Parked Car

Having trouble remembering where you parked your car? There’s an app for that. But, sorry iPhone users, it’s just for Android.<p>Google has updated its Google Now app that’s part of recent versions of Android so it remembers approximately where you park your car and the app will show you where on a …

Videostream is a must-have Chrome extension for any Chromecast owner

Google’s Chromecast is a great piece of gear, and it becomes more attractive with each new service or capability it gains. Videostream is just the latest example.<p>Videostream is a free extension for the Chrome web browser that lets users cast local media files to the Chromecast, without any …

JL Audio E-Sub e110: The best small subwoofer yet

This is my first review of a JL Audio subwoofer, which is odd because the brand's subs have received raves from the audiophile press for 10 years. The wait was absolutely worth it!<p>I have their new 10-inch E-Sub e110 here, but there's also a larger 12-inch e112 sub; those two are the least expensive …

Toyota designs a combustion engine that generates electricity

Despite the recent advent of usable, talented electric vehicles, combustion engines are likely to persist for quite some time, often as a component in plug-in hybrid and range-extended electric vehicles.<p>The onus then is on refining combustion power to work harmoniously with increasingly electrified …

Capture 360-Degree HD Video With This Tiny UFO-Style Camera

Tools like Google Street View and even Apple's iPhone allow you to view the world as captured in panoramic photos, but a new camera called Centr …

33 Amazingly Useful Websites You Never Knew Existed

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DoubleTwist's latest Android tweak brings Google Play Music to Apple TV (update)

Google's mobile-streaming tech has a lot going for it, but listening to music stored in Mountain View's cloud is still limited to a handful of home devices. AirPlay-compatible gadgets, however, are a probably a bit more common than the Nexus Q, Chromecast and Sonos systems are, and developer …

Edit image text with this useful Chrome extension

Meme generation might never be the same again. Project Naptha is a browser extension that lets users select, copy, edit and translate text from any image — so long as it is under 30 degrees of rotation. The plug-in runs on the Stroke Width Transform algorithm Microsoft Research invented for text …

Altaeros set to break world record with 1,000 foot-high floating wind turbine

Winds are stronger and steadier at higher altitudes, that’s why the Buoyant Air Turbine (BAT) from Altaeros is pushing to be the highest wind turbine …

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Micro 3D Printer

Posted in Tech<p>3D printing is huge on the tech sites and geek blogs, but there are still more 5-legged cats roaming the streets than there are 3D …

PocketPrinter Robot: Reamba - Technabob

Portable printers are nothing new, but they’re usually as wide as A4 sheets. Because obviously they have to accommodate paper right? ZUta Labs looked …

YC-Backed Gbatteries Launches BatteryBox, A 50Whr Backup Battery For MacBooks & Other Gadgets

Over the years, users of portable consumer electronics have just come to accept that battery life gets worse over time. But it doesn’t have to: Gbatteries, which is in the current batch of Y Combinator companies, has come up with a new technology called BatteryOS that provides better performance …

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Working Lotus C-01 Superbike Created By Tron Designer Daniel Simon

Lotus has this week unveiled its new Lotus C-01 superbike they have created which has been designed by Daniel Simon, famous for his work from the …

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Articles about 8 ways modernize farmhouse on Dwell.com - Dwell

Print quarterly, website, and online marketplace dedicated to the art of farming and the people doing it well, Modern Farmer,...<p>The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu.<p>Size doesn't matter when these homes push the conventions …

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