K. Gregory

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This Electric Car Is Also An Electric Boat, So You Can Drive Out Of A Flood

A Japanese designer, inspired after the 2011 tsunami, designed this car that can get out when the waters rise–as long as you can find an outlet.<p>After the 2011 tsunami in Japan, when 133-foot waves killed thousands of people and caused around $300 billion in damage, a Japanese startup began …

Carsharing

16 Banned & Dangerous Foods Still Being Served In America

If you've ever considered growing more of your own food and produce at home, there's never been a better time to start.<p>As you're about to see, it's …

Engineered 'Glue' Helps Wounds Heal Faster

By Jesse Emspak, Contributing writer<p>Published: 02/20/2014 03:58 PM EST on LiveScience<p>In the movies, superheroes' and vampires' wounds heal so quickly that life-threatening cuts and gashes close up in minutes. These super healing abilities may be out of reach, but researchers in Switzerland have now …

Incredible Battery-Charging Solution Recharges a Smartphone in 30 Seconds

Nanotechnology company StoreDot recently demonstrated a prototype charging unit and battery pack for a Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone at Microsoft’s …

Arduino Handheld Game System "Gamebuino" Opens The Door To Infinite DIY Gaming

This DIY game system can unlock your inner gamer designer.<p>The grassroots, populist Arduino electronics platform has brought the world some crazy things, from living machines to a mathematical mini BMO from <i>Adventure Time</i>. Now the little hardware that could is powering a customizable gaming system …

Quickey Multi-Tool, A Clever and Handy Little Key That Opens Everything But Doors

Columbus, Ohio-based inventor Chris Hawker of Trident Design has created the Quickey Multi-Tool, a clever and super handy little key that will open …

The 2014 Smithsonian Photo Contest Finalists

Smithsonian has just announced the 60 finalists for their 11th Annual Photo Contest. The winning entries were selected by Smithsonian editors from …

How to survive the apocalypse

If you were to wake up after a global catastrophe, would you have the knowledge and skills to stay alive? How would you begin to rebuild civilisation? Lewis Dartnell offers some guidelines<p>What if modern civilisation were to collapse tomorrow? What could you do to provide for yourself – what could …

Mogees Reaches £50,000 Kickstarter Funding Goal With Promise Of Turning Anything Into A Musical Instrument

Mogees has surpassed its £50,000 Kickstarter funding goal with 13 days to go. Why should you care? Listen up. No seriously, click on the video below, …

Report: Facebook to acquire drone maker

The social networking company is reported to be in talks to buy Titan Aerospace for $60 million.<p>Facebook is in talks to acquire a drone manufacturer to help blanket parts of the world without Internet, according to TechCrunch.<p>The acquisition of Titan Aerospace is valued at $60 million, an unnamed …

D.C. council votes to decriminalize marijuana

Mayor to sign measure that replaces jail times with civil fines for small amounts of pot but keep public smoking a misdemeanor.<p>The District of Columbia City Council voted Tuesday to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in the nation's capital.<p>Mayor Vincent Gray said he intends to …

About - Zilla online magazine

<b>Who we are</b><br>Zilla is an online magazine dedicated to design, trends and inspiration. Its mission is to fuel your creativity and inspire you on a daily …

Trends

polychromeLAB

Born out of a partnership between a designer with a passion for the outdoors and a research team at the University of Innsbruck in Austria, polychromeLAB is a groundbreaking new material designed to increase the wearer's body heat and, when reversed, decrease it. Like most inventions, the road to …

Inventions

How the World’s Armies Feed their Soldiers in the Field

In a fascinating photo series for the Guardian, photographer Sarah Lee took photos of army ration packs around the world. The differences between the …

UppWireless offers $15 BYOD phone service

Too good to be true? There are some strings, but this might be an attractive option for operating an unlocked GSM phone on the cheap.<p>Looking for dirt-cheap phone service for your smartphone? If it's an unlocked GSM phone that began life on AT&T or T-Mobile, you might want to check out …

Mobile

SanDisk microSD can now hold 128GB of your music, videos and photos

SanDisk is best known to Android users for providing the microSD memory cards that faithfully hold all of our photos, videos and music on our devices. Smartphones that support MicroSD usually only do so up to 64GB, so phone manufacturers will now have to design anew to support the new 128GB SanDisk …

SanDisk

The i'm Tracer bracelet means never having to ask 'where's the kid?'

The kooky folks behind the (frankly awful) i'm Watch are a mainstay at Mobile World Congress. This year they've got something a <i>little</i> more useful to show off: It's called the i'm Tracer, and it's the evolution of another GPS tracker the company has highlighted before. The Tracer is a wearable …

The Worst Contracts in the NBA

The Sports Guy is no Joe Dumars, but he knows a thing or two about awful deals — these are the 30 most abysmal in the league<p><i>B ad deals are</i> …

NBA

Associated Press News

Finally, a Drone You Can Own

Remote-controlled aircraft hobbyists have been trying to MacGyver small digital cameras to their airborne contraptions for years. Chinese …

Why NBA Teams Would Be Foolish to Overlook P.J. Hairston Now

Former North Carolina Tar Heels guard P.J. Hairston will be eligible for the 2014 NBA draft in June. You wouldn't know it from watching college basketball—Hairston was suspended by the Tar Heels following some off-the-court troubles this summer, which ultimately led to his departure from the …

Basketball