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HYPEBEAST City Guide: 台北城市指南

台北不無聊,10 間創意基地滿足你的好奇心。<p>看完先前「從分眾走向多元 側寫台灣流行文化變遷 30 年」特輯之後,讀者是否還想要更了解台灣一些?事實上,在上回特輯中所提到的百貨、鞋舖及買手店,大多數皆插旗於台灣地區最大的都會區 – 台北。但其實在台北,除了東區與西門町兩大商圈外,同時還有不少有型有款更有趣的風格店舖與展覽空間,散落於各地的大街小巷之中。此番 HYPEBEAST 編輯部將再為讀者力薦 10 間,一般傳統旅遊書中未收錄,但對於喜歡新鮮事物的 HYPEBEAST 讀者,絕不可錯過的買手店、餐酒館及靈感場所。<p>Where to Shop:<p>LAB Taipei<p>由台灣元祖街頭品牌 Remix …

Butterfly iQ: Your Portable Ultrasound Device

The Butterfly iQ allows you to professionally perform an ultrasound no matter where you are. It has a compact and portable design and will …

Discover Fascinating Vintage Maps From National Geographic's Archives

Cartography has been close to National Geographic’s heart from the beginning. And over the magazine’s 130-year history, maps have been an integral part of its mission. Now, for the first time, National Geographic has compiled a digital archive of its entire editorial cartography collection — every …

Maps

Can You Pass the Test NASA Gave Potential Astronauts in 1958?

In 1958, America's new space agency called NASA launched an extensive search for men who would become astronauts. Of 508 candidates, the Mercury 7 …

Hubble Releases Mind-Blowing New Images of the Lagoon Nebula to Honor Its 28th Anniversary

NASA has released incredible new images of the Lagoon Nebula taken by the Hubble space telescope, in honor of its 28th anniversary and presumably …

Popular Sleep Cycle iPhone App Expands to Apple Watch With 'Snore Stopper' and Haptic Wake Up Features

Sleep Cycle, a popular and highly downloaded alarm clock and sleep tracking app available for the iPhone, today announced a new Apple Watch app that introduces more features for an even better waking up experience. With the Sleep Cycle for Apple Watch, Sleep Cycle users can enable "snore stopper" …

Sleep

15 Best Apple Commercials of All Time

- Apr 14, 2018<p>Apple has had many ads and TV commercials that became iconic, ultimately earning a cult-like following over the last four decades. If …

James Corden

AI software that helps doctors diagnose like specialists is approved by FDA

“It makes the clinical decision on its own”<p>For the first time, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved an artificial intelligence diagnostic device that doesn’t need a specialized doctor to interpret the results. The software program, called IDx-DR, can detect a form of eye disease by …

Kurt Cobain 等逝世樂人的字體目前可供下載

各位覺得這樣的作為是好是壞?<p>Kurt Cobain、David Bowie、John Lennon、Leonard Cohen 等已故音樂人除了留給後是無限的音樂貢獻之外,他們在時裝、藝術等領域也有莫大的影響。近日,設計師 Nicolas Damiens 和 Julien Sens 便參考了以上四位音樂人的筆跡,創作出一系列可以下載使用的字體。他們以這些人的筆記、信件以及 Kurt Cobain 的遺書為範本,設計出了特別的字樣,甚至表示 Kurt Cobain 的字體充滿詩意。不過也有網友表示這兩位設計師毫不尊重亡者,不曉得各位如何看待此事?當然,有意下載這些字體的朋友我們也為你準備好了連結 …

MIT is making a device that can 'hear' the words you say silently

It's like having Siri listen to your internal commands.<p>Students from MIT have created a prototype device, dubbed AlterEgo, that can recognize the words you mouth when silently talking to yourself—and then take action based on what it thinks you’re saying.<p>Arnav Kapur, a master’s student at the MIT …

Hearing aids are getting smarter. Think AI, health tracking

Traditional hearing aid makers and the likes of Bose and Harman are pouring resources into augmented hearing and "hearable" devices that do more than improve sound.<p>Using AI to turn these into real-time health monitoring devices is an enormous opportunity for the hearing aid to transform …

Lego Mars Curiosity Rover

For the uninitiated, Lego Cuusoo is a forum for brick fans to submit, and vote on, potential sets that may one day make it to a Lego store near you. …

How to Fold 5 High-Flying Stunt Paper Airplanes

John Collins knows how to make a piece of paper go the distance. In 2012, he set the world record for the farthest flight for a paper aircraft. …

Infographics Show How the Different Fields of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science Fit Together

Ask anyone who's pursued a career in the sciences what first piqued their interest in what would become their field, and they'll almost certainly …

I Am An Astrophysicist. Here's What Stephen Hawking's Final Paper Was Actually About

On March 14, 2018, the most famous and celebrated scientist known to humanity, Stephen Hawking, died at the age of 76. He left a rich legacy behind in the fields of astrophysics and cosmology, sharing the wonders of the Universe with not only his colleagues but the general public as well. Best …

Physics

搶先預覽 Nike Air VaporMax 2.0 Moc 全新版本

意料之中的設計。<p>在即將來臨的 Air Max Day,Nike 除了為 Air VaporMax 進行升級外,更意料之中地將追加全新的 Moc 無鞋帶版本。Air VaporMax 2.0 在設計上延續了元年的 Flyknit 結構,但在兩側換上縮小尺寸的 Swoosh,並於後跟加入醒目的支架設計。而 Moc 版則是將鞋帶系統去除,以彈力搭帶固定雙足,更融入了斑點豐富整體細節。據 Sneaker News 消息,Air VaporMax 2.0 Moc 將於 3 月 24 日正式發售,定價為 $200 美元,而 Air VaporMax 2.0 則會提前兩日率先登場。

This 1940 Film on Road Maps Will Make You Appreciate Map Apps Like Never Before

In the modern era, we take for granted having constantly updated, largely accurate maps of just about every road in the world at our fingertips. If …

British Columbia

Scaling the solar system

Every now and again, in interviews and on social media, I'm asked an interesting question: If there was one thing you wish people understood better …

Why Professor Stephen Hawking never won the Nobel Prize

Professor Stephen Hawking's groundbreaking work earned him dozens of accolades over his lifetime, but the coveted Nobel Prize always eluded him.<p>His discovery in 1974 that black holes should emit radiation was initially controversial as it was widely accepted that nothing, not even light, could …

Physics

How Actual Smart People Talk About Themselves

Hint: not by discussing IQ<p>I’ve never met or interviewed Donald Trump, though like most of the world I feel amply exposed to his outlooks and styles of expression. So I can’t say whether, in person, he somehow conveys the edge, the sparkle, the ability to connect, the layers of meaning that we …

Michael Jordan

Study Suggests AliveCor KardiaBand for Apple Watch Can Be Used With AI Algorithm to Detect High Potassium

AliveCor, the company that makes an FDA-approved EKG band for the Apple Watch called KardiaBand, teamed up with the Mayo Clinic for a new study that suggests an AliveCor EKG device paired with artificial intelligence technology can non-invasively detect high levels of potassium in the blood.<p>A …

Medical Technology

Spinning Levers, A 1936 Educational Film Explaining How Vehicles With Manual Transmissions Work

“Spinning Levers” is a vintage educational film, produced by Jam Handy back in 1936 for Chevrolet, that explains how vehicles with manual …

Handy

The art that inspired Apple’s iPhone X wallpaper is now on display for you to visit in person

Those who own an iPhone X will quickly recognize the paintings on display in an art exhibition that just opened its doors. Spanish visual artist and designer Ana Montiel designed a colorful series of paintings in 2017, and has now put the works that inspired Apple’s live wallpaper animations on …

Art

Nike Air Max 95「Neon」元祖配色最新發售日公布

Air Max 95 最經典配色再度回歸!<p>Nike 經典跑鞋 Air Max 95 自從三年前的重新復刻後,就持續發表各式新色,伴隨著今年 Air Max Day 的來臨,更傳出將打造一款名為 Air VaporMax 95 OG「Neon」的混血設計,作為經典鞋款的另類革新。而上週曾傳出 Air Max 95 元祖配色傳出將於三月正式回歸,今番官方釋出完整消息,Air Max 95 OG「Neon」元祖鞋款將於 3 月 2 日登陸各大 Nike 指定店舖,售價 $160 美金,有興趣的讀者請多加留意,亦可順勢閱讀 Jeff Staple 公開從未發賣的 Nike SB Dunk Low「Bl …

Implantable medical devices bolstered by next-gen surface modification

A discovery by University of Sydney researchers could underpin a new class of implantable devices that provide biological signals to surrounding …

Raspberry Pi Powered Nerf Sentry Gun

Maker Tyler Lugger has published a great project to the Hackster.io website which details how you can use a Pi mini PC to create a Raspberry Pi …

Scientists Have Figured Out How to Make Wounds Heal Without Scars

Like it never happened.<p>Whether it's from a surgical procedure, clumsy shaving, or that traumatic biking incident that happened when you were five, …

Google’s Family Link app will help you monitor your child’s online activity

Worrying about how long your child is staring at a display for, and what sort of apps they are using is a fear that most parents endure. Google has …

Casio debuts fitness hybrid watch, solar-assisted GPS watch for outdoors

At CES 2018, Casio introduced two new types of watches to its extensive collection of timepieces. Known as the GB-800 and GPR-B1000, both devices …

Wearable Tech