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Kickstarter of the Day: Crafty Manual Coffee Maker

Chicago designer Craighton Berman creates a bespoke brewer for your morning ritual.<p>It’s difficult to tell someone jonesing for coffee to slow down before their morning cup and appreciate the prep process. But after they get their hands on Chicago industrial designer and strategist Craighton …

Coffeemakers

Ping Pong Champion Takes On Kuka Robot In Man Vs Machine Battle (video)

In just over 20 days time the German ping pong champion is set to go head-to-head against the awesome might of the KUKA Robotics industrial robot in …

Robotics

How do you bring the internet of things to the consumer? Two perspectives.

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit:<p>This week we focused (inadvertently) on how to get consumers to adopt the internet of things is large numbers. First up …

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

Vinyl Records

Swiss Company Turns Cremated Human Remains Into Diamonds

Algordanza compresses ashes into what they call “memorial diamonds,” letting people live second lives as precious jewelry.<p>History is filled with rich rulers who were buried blinged-out in emeralds, diamonds, and other precious gems. But it’s only recently that humans themselves can literally become …

3D Systems shows off a $500 3D scanner that clips onto your iPad

As excited as we were to play around with the Sense 3D scanner, the first-generation consumer scanner had some shortcomings. Near the top of the list was the fact that it only worked with Windows. While the operating system has a plenty large install base, any semblance of portability with the …

Mind-Bending iPad App Channels M.C. Escher

Co.Design gets an early look at Monument Valley, an Escher-esque computer game set for release next year.<p>Sixty years after creating landmark works like <i>Relativity</i>, M.C. Escher’s impossible architecture continues to bend our minds. But what if Escher were around today? Would he still work in …

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Mortgages

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Environment

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Music

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61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

Cooking

6 Buildings That Look Like Vaginas

Yesterday, Zaha Hadid released her design for Qatar’s new World Cup Stadium. Everyone freaked out because it looks like a vagina. What other architects have defied the phallic building norm?<p>Zaha Hadid sent shockwaves over the Internet yesterday when she released her design for Qatar’s new World Cup …

Infographic: The Chaos Of Outer Space Simplified Through Flat Animation

See how our solar system works–and how it all ends.<p>There are two tropes for science fair projects: baking soda volcanoes and styrofoam ball solar system mobiles. Consider the latter, and compare it with even most superficial knowledge we all retained from elementary school. Those planetary …

“Planetarium” by Squarepusher helps me get creative - The Fox Is Black

I was listening to one of Rdio’s stations the other day when per chance I came across “Planetarium”, a rather impressive track from Squarepusher. …

How The Informational Interview Helps You Get The Job

People get jobs through connections. If you don’t have any, make them. And then ask yourself these five questions to prep.<p>Anthony Moore has the things that old folks in old movies like ambitious young whippersnappers to have: moxie, pluck, spunk, and the like. He’s a new college grad with, …

Need to find a GIF? Tumblr Search adds hashtag queries, filter menu - Pocket-lint

There are more than 65 billion posts on Tumblr. To help you sift through so much content, Yahoo has finally updated Tumblr Search with some …

Apps

Show me the money: Advertising and the internet of things

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>As we connect more devices to the internet and invest in wearables that have limited screen space or no screen space at all, …

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Hilariously Honest Slogans for Popular Brands

<i>Honest Slogans</i> is a clever blog featuring well-known brand logos with hilariously honest slogans that realistically reflect the advertised product/service. Rather than offering idealistic mottos, these Photoshopped images say it like it is from the consumer's perspective. So, instead of the fun, …

Photo Manipulation

Insert Coin: Split, a diminutive, bite-controlled music player in earbud form

<i>In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please with "Insert Coin" as the subject line.</i><p>With Split, developer Greenwing Audio is Kickstarting Moore's Law to your ears. What you see in the image above …

How eating dog became big business in Vietnam http://t.gu.com/ph2ih Every year, hundreds of thousands of pets are snatched in Thailand, then smuggled into Vietnam, destined for Hanoi's top restaurants and street stalls. Demand for dogmeat is so high that supply has become a highly lucrative – and brutal – black market

The Three-Ingredient Breakfast

<b>If you're a fan</b> of televised cooking competitions, you probably remember Ilan Hall as the winner of the second season of Bravo's <i>Top Chef. Knife Fight,</i> Hall's new show on the Esquire Network, takes the basic conceit of programs like <i>Top Chef</i> and <i>Iron Chef</i> and adds a drunken, heckling audience: "It's …

Top Chef

Movies You May Have Missed - Franklyn (2008)

<b>Flickering Myth’s writing team pick out those hidden gems you might have missed; next up is Robert D. Spake with…</b><p><b>Franklyn</b>, 2008.<br>Directed by Gerald …

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★★★☆☆<p>In what’s been a difficult year for summer blockbusters, it seems Hollywood is returning to the venerable set up of the good ol’ buddy cop …

New iPad 5 images emerge, show potential redesign

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Apple(s appl) is expected to release a new iPad this fall, and if the leaks and rumors are true, it might be getting its …

Best New Movie Trailers - August 2013 HD