Jeremy Blandford

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House of 40 Knots / Habibeh Madjdabadi + Alireza Mashhadimirza

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> While persian carpets are world renowned, bricks have a strong relationship with iranian historical …

51 Personalized MN License Plates Flagged For Review

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> Minnesota’s Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services Division (DVS) has completed a review of nearly 100,000 …

20 Translations For "Cheers!" In Different Languages

Toast to impressive language skills with this handy chart.<p>With thousands of languages spoken throughout the world, there's one word you can count on to be universal — "cheers!" How you toast to good health, happiness, and prosperity in each country, however, does require just a bit of …

WISP Is A Tiny Wireless Computer That Draws Power From Radio Waves

Batteries not included or required<p>Power is a limit. When creating an electrical device, it needs some way to draw energy, or else it might as well be an awkward, inert rock. The easiest way is to tap into the grid, limiting the device's mobility to the length of a power cord, or using batteries, …

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This Pup Photographer Captures The Secret World Of Dog Parks

Sure, watching our dog play with others is fun, but aren’t you dying to know what it’s <i>really</i> like to be a pup frolicking around at the dog park?<p>This …

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer (Mac & PC) without iTunes

With every iPhone user, there comes a point when you want to know how to transfer photos from your iPhone to the computer, whether it be a Mac or PC. Uploading and downloading your pictures from iPhone is a smart way to create more storage space on your iOS device. There are a multitude of ways in …

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Watch This Fascinating Documentary of the Porsche 356 Made by Hand in the 1950s

Today we come across a fantastic YouTube find. Here above you can watch “Made by Hand,” a documentary commissioned by Porsche in the 1950s to …

Porsche

Solar plane readies to land in California after 3-day flight

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A solar-powered airplane on a journey around the world was preparing to land in California on Saturday night to complete a …

Solar Impulse

From Ammunition, A Radically Redesigned Guitar That Anyone Can Pick Up And Play

This Juilliard-trained musician hated the UI of the traditional guitar, so he set out to design a better one.<p>The reason music games like <i>Guitar Hero</i> and <i>Rock Band</i> work is because they make it so easy to pick up an axe and shred. But as Internet spoilsports are quick to point out, there’s a huge gulf …

The Best Time Of Day To Drink Coffee

Think 8 a.m. is the perfect time for a big dose of caffeine? Think again.<p>Ever wonder what the best time is to drink your coffee? You probably know it is not a good idea to drink part of your daily dose of caffeine in the afternoon. Especially for those who have problems sleeping. But, do you ever …

A Portable Bluetooth Speaker That’d Look At Home On “Mad Men”

“The last 25 years of consumer electronics have been mostly dominated by a design aesthetic I think you could classify as futuristic or techie,” says Adam Schwartz, cofounder of the company Otis & Eleanor. “Just because you’re working in new technology doesn’t mean your design has to look like a …

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After 2,500 Years, The Paper Airplane Goes Digital

Now on Kickstarter, a simple kit turns any paper airplane into something that can be remotely flown using your smartphone.<p>If it seems like kids have been flinging paper airplanes at each other since the beginning of time, you’re not far off: paper airplanes actually predate the Wright Brothers …

Typhoon Haiyan in Pictures

New Artificial Electric Skin Will Let Robots Feel for Real

There are plenty of robot arms out there, but what about robot skin to cover them in? A new kind of piezotronic transistor mesh could make for …

Google’s executives make it rain but Apple’s cause a downpour

Google surprised many this week when it revealed executive compensation for 2012. The annual statement showed that Nikesh Arora, Google’s chief business officer, was paid more than any other named executive in the company: $51 million in salary, bonus, stock, and options grants.<p>As large as his …

iTunes is 10 years old today. Was it the best idea Apple ever had?

Steve Jobs put a new slide up on the huge screen. "We started about a year and a half ago to create a music store," the Apple chief executive told …

A compelling, short video explains the present and future of wearable technology

“Having technology on you, around you, inside you 24/7 is going to be totally commonplace,” says Rebecca (Becky) Stern, a director of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries, in this excellent, highly watchable introduction to wearable technology.<p>Adafruit is a thriving electronics boutique …

Wearable Tech

How to Photograph Light Trails

If you’ve ever wanted to create light trails but didn’t know where to start, this article is for you.<p>photo by Strevo<p>What You Need for Light Trail …

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