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The Skroll is a fun, pocket-sized embossing machine!

An infinitely fun way to make embossed prints or send embossed messages, or even carry around in your pocket to create instant, 3D business cards, …

Industrial Design

The car of the future is a bike.

Introducing, ROD – a bicycle inspired by street cars that aims to replace them! The designers behind this urban bike took notice that automotive …

Industrial Design

The Compass is More than 400 years Old. It’s Time for a Redesign

Some people call them a compass, other people refer to them as rounders… I call them a headache. I’ve been using the traditional compass ever since …

Industrial Design

Bridging the gap between medical appliance and innovative wearable

Literally the size of a quarter, the Dab is an unobtrusive Holter ECG/EKG that rests comfortably on your chest, constantly reading your heart’s …

Wearable Tech

GNARBOX 2.0 – A Solid-state Drive that Wants to Optimize your Creative Process

Last year we called the GNARBOX “Filmmaking’s biggest innovation yet“, because it refined a filmmaker’s post-production process so drastically and so …

Gear & Gadgets

Build a synth like you build a sandwich

Electronic music making can be hard the first time. You either start off extremely basic, or lose yourself in a whirlwind of tutorials as you try and …

Synthesizers

Lobe Is A Machine Learning Platform For Complete Idiots

From Apple, Facebook, and Nest alum Mike Matas, Lobe makes it so you don’t need to be a data scientist to build incredible AI tools.<p>The theory of machine learning isn’t hard to grasp. If you want to train software to spot a face in a photography, you amass many pictures of faces in photographs. You …

Machine Learning

World’s First 100% Plant-Based Steak Is Barely Distinguishable From the Real Thing

Dutch company Vivera claims it has created the holy grail of plant-based protein – a 100% vegan steak that tastes and smell so good that consumers …

BBQ

#RichardDawkins https://t.co/5FH8PYTz7i

Has our ability to create intelligence outpaced our wisdom? | Max Tegmark on A.I.

Nomad Pavilion is a woven goat hair desert shelter that collects its own water

Architects Dina Haddadin and Rasem Kamal have teamed up to create the Nomad Pavilion, an innovative structure that serves as both a desert shelter …

Water

Somewear Global Hotspot

Keep in touch with friends and family anywhere in the world with the Somewear Global Hotspot. This clever gadget uses Bluetooth LE to connect your …

Fin Personal Assistant

Fin is an on-demand assistant that mixes the best of human and machine intelligence to help you focus on what matters most. They're comprised of an …

Personal Assistants

The ‘NIU’ face of scooters!

An upgrade from the N1, Niu Innovation Lab delivers another exceptional two-wheeler but this time really adding an element of sex appeal to it. …

Industrial Design

This contact lens case is a ‘clear’ winner

This year marks twenty years of me wearing spectacles. They started as chunky, colorful Acetate frames and made their way to sleek Metallic frames, …

The Adventurer’s Drone

While a lot of drones follow the same four or six figure form, Alvix utilizes a specialized double-rotor design that makes it both incredibly agile …

The Teenage Entrepreneur Learning To 'Go Big' And Heading For A $250,000 Turnover

Alex Philip is one of a new breed of young entrepreneurs determined not to let their age hold them back.<p>The 14-year-old Londoner is currently turning over $30,000 a month and making $5,000 in profits, by sourcing products on Alibaba and selling them through Shopify, using drop shipping to simplify …

Entrepreneurship

Scientists Discover 'Time Crystals' Growing Right Under Their Noses

Scientists spent nearly a decade learning how to create time crystals. A new discovery shows they were hiding in plain sight the whole time.<p>In 2012, Nobel Prize-winning scientist Frank Wilczek proposed the existence of a new type of crystal. While most crystals have a structure that repeats in two …

Chemistry

Everyone’s Digital Doorman

Aptly named Belle, this smart doorbell acts as a concierge for any guests visiting your home! Wi-fi connected and synced with an easy-to-use app, it …

What would a 2018 DeLorean look like?

Spencer Kim envisions a reality where the DMC never went out of business. If their car, the DMC-12 (wildly popular for its feature in the Back to the …

Stargazing with Google

Simply called <i>Sight</i>, this personal telescope was inspired by Google’s existing line of sophisticated electronics. A sports a robust yet minimalistic …

This roomba-sized robot can paint on walls!

Carlo Ratti’s Scribit is a small printer with big ambitions and the ability to take on the biggest canvases possible. Scribit is a robot that allows …

Artworks

A Swiss Army Tactical… Watch?

Victorinox’s I.N.O.X. watch was made to be as hardy and as unbeatable as the Swiss Army company’s most famous offering… the Swiss Army Knife. The …

Pininfarina’s all-speed, no-emissions hypercar!

It may look like a toy, but the H2 Speed (shown above beside the Sigma Grand Prix concept) by Pininfarina and GreenGT isn’t a plaything. 2016’s best …

Auto Shows

Let’s Do³ Something

Designed to cater to the needs of both professionals and non-professionals, do³ takes personal and desktop manufacturing to a whole new level! …

Freshen Up your Car in Style

Designed by the team at G11 Design Group, Vistic is a stunning alternative to the conventional, and rather unattractive car air-fresheners of today. …

Industrial Design

4D-printing method could allow flat-pack furniture to be assembled with heat alone

Researchers have created a series of 4D-printed plastic objects that fold themselves into predetermined shapes when heated, which they believe could …

Furniture

Creative Gym: A Design Thinking Skills Studio

Build creative confidence and sharpen individual design thinking skills. Train your intuition and<br>expand the design context from which you operate …

Design Thinking

Innovative Heater Pays for Itself by Mining Cryptocurrency While Generating Warmth

The Quarnot QC-1 is advertised as the world’s first crypto-heater, allowing consumers to mine cryptocurrencies and utilize the heat generated by two …

Cryptocurrency

7 Traits of Super-Productive People

Is there someone on your team who seems unusually productive? Someone who gets a huge amount done — without working longer hours?<p>Super-productive people are in every industry. The most productive software developers write nine times more usable code per day than the average developer, according to …

Time Management