Michael Fujino

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Finally, Someone Designed an Airplane Seat Headrest That Actually Looks Comfortable

<i>Photo: MANON KÜHNE</i><p>Current airplane headrest designs do little more than leave you with an irreversible case of bed head (minus the actual sleeping part of the process). A Dutch industrial designer named Manon Kühne has graced us all with a headrest we can only hope will become a regular airplane …

Readers’ Poll: The 10 Best Drake Songs

10<p>“Marvins Room”<p>On "Marvins Room," Drake gets drunk and calls his ex. It's a simple concept and one perfected by country songs, but the somber …

futuremusicfestival

VW Might Fix Diesels With Software or Entire New Cars

The solution to the Volkswagen diesel engine scandal could be as simple as a software update, but it might also involve buying back cars.<p>The fix is not yet in for Volkswagen's emissions-test-cheating diesels, but when it does arrive, there could be more than one. <i>Bloomberg</i> reports that some models …

Roads

The 10 most beautiful bicycles

Alfa Romeo

For the Volvo XC90, a cutting-edge reboot

So, here it is. ladies and gentlemen, at long lost: the really brand new Volvo XC90. The SUV scene is about to get interesting.<p>Why? Because this Swedish seven-seater is an important car, and an exciting one. It won't have escaped your attention that this new XC90 is really quite attractive, with …

20 Tokyo ramen shops you have to visit

If you can stay in business for 15 years, you must be doing something right. In the case of Takano, it's several things, with a diverse selection of …

Beautiful homes of famous architects

The 10 most beautiful airports in the world

Most airports are purely functional, but these are architectural wonders. Jonathan Glancey shows where flying becomes a work of art.<p>At any one moment some 800,000 people are flying on aircraft. So, imagine just how many air passengers there are in any 24-hour period, let alone a month or a year. …

Make a Sci-Fi Pilgrimage to These 8 Famous Shooting Locations

Take a road trip to Tatooine, or follow Ben and Leslie to the forest moon of Endor.<p>Take a road trip to Tatooine, or follow Ben and Leslie to the forest moon of Endor.

National Parks

Six reasons why space tourism matters

It’s easy to dismiss plans to take paying customers into orbit as a pursuit for the rich. But our space correspondent explains how it could benefit all of us.<p>Right now, one of the most exciting space facilities in the world is a World War Two hangar in the Mojave Desert in California.<p>The wooden …

Space Travel

Amazing 360 Degree Video Shot Using 6 GoPro Cameras

We have seen a number of cool videos which were taken using GoPro cameras, although this new one from German photojournalist Jonas Ginter, might just …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review: Incremental Is The New Cool

Apple is under siege. Samsung is moving from strength to strength with every new version of its flagship Galaxy phones and this year is likely to be no exception, with the S5 on the horizon.<p>What started out as a poor alternative to the iPhone is quickly becoming a powerful adversary; Samsung is …

Here Are The Top 10 Emerging Technologies For 2014

"Technology has become perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world," writes WEF's Noubar Afeyan. "While never without risk, positive technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time, from resource scarcity to global …

アイデアに嫉妬!海外で実際に存在したクリエイティブな20枚の広告

こんにちは。 今日は海外で実際に存在した、アイデアが優れていると思った広告を20枚ほどご紹介いたします。 ガラスの広告 …

The 20 Greatest Driving Roads in the World

If you're gonna hit the road, hit some of the best roads on Earth.<p>A great road challenges everyday notions, replacing the familiar–the dull grind of everyday commuting–with the epic: turns, terrain and landscape that adjust our perception of the world. But most of all, it elicits a thrill. These 20 …

Tour de France

Ford Recreating 1965 Stunt By Hoisting Mustang Atop Empire State Building

In 1965 a crack team of Ford marketers decided that putting a Mustang on the observation deck of the Empire State Building was a good idea. Fifty years later, they're doing it again.<p><b>Update</b>: Ford completed the Mustang stunt this week as the New York International Auto Show opened in Manhattan.<p>In the …

New Chrysler 200 hails icons of American design

DETROIT -- When it come to keeping the new 2015 Chrysler 200 close to its Detroit roots, designers looked to icons of American design for inspiration -- Chris Craft yachts, Eames chairs and Airstream trailers.<p>Chrysler plans to press home the all-American marketing message in selling the car -- even …

Social porn: why people are sharing their sex lives online

In his 2008 book, Click, online behaviour expert Bill Tancer declared that social media was overtaking pornography as the most popular destination on the internet. Those aged 18 to 24 in particular were replacing pornography use with more stimulating social networking pastimes. After the porn …

8 cool tools for data analysis, visualization and presentation

8 cool tools for data analysis, visualization and presentation<p>Updated Mar 16, 2014<p>computerworld.com<p>Use Evernote to create, collect, and share …

How to Explore Cause and Effect Like a Data Scientist

The ability to think analytically is important for any manager today. The first steps, as I’ve explained before, involve collecting data, making some simple plots, drawing basic conclusions, and planning next steps. But data do not give up their secrets easily. While we can use data to understand …