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A Guide To Spotting And Hiding From Drones

Like birdwatching, but for military robots.<p>Consider it a rough Audubon guide to the mechanical fauna of battlefields. Created by Amsterdam-based designer Ruben Pater, the Drone Survival Guide is, on one side, a rough bird watcher's guide to the modern robot at war. The other side is a short section …

If a Laptop and Desktop Made Love

U.DTR stands for Ultra Desktop Replacement, and that’s exactly what it aims to do… remove the shortcomings of both laptops and desktops to form one …

Rally King Concept Car by Tony Chen

<b>Audi Rally King</b> is a concept study by Tony Chen to visualize what if Audi became the next Dakar Rally champion. This automotive designer has come up …

Concept Cars

The list of most downloaded apps from the Play Store may surprise you

<i>Digital Inspiration</i> has extracted data from the Play Store to find the most downloaded apps, as well as which have the most reviews. The data, which can show both a heavy Google lean and which services are independently popular, is pretty interesting for consumers.<p>Of the most downloaded apps — …

Apps

Top Five Laptop Labor Day Deals & Sales for 2013

It’s Labor Day Weekend as we approach the first Monday of September (that’d be September 2nd for those not keeping track), and Back to School Season …

Compact KIA Niro Concept Car with Butterfly Doors

KIA will unveil its latest dramatic <b>KIA Niro concept car</b> at 65th Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) in Frankfurt. It will be shown together …

Kia Motors

How To Disappear When Someone's Spying On You

Whenever your cellphone is on, "They" know where you are, and I mean all the Theys — the spooks, the merchants, the drone pilots, the private detectives, probably even the Chinese. If you want your privacy, says artist/designer Adam Harvey, you can go to the back of your phone, pry out the battery …

Migoal TransMaker transforms your Galaxy S3 or S4 into a tablet/laptop

Imagine if you could take your Galaxy S3 or S4 smartphone and instantly transform it into a tablet. Further, what if you could take that S3/S4 tablet and turn it into a laptop? That’s exactly what the Migoal’s TransMaker is all about.<p>This concept isn’t a new one. We’ve already seen phones that turn …

Gear & Gadgets

5 Keys to Running Healthy and Staying Injury-Free

Follow these rules, and you’ll spend more time on the road and less time in rehab.<p><b>AVOID THE TERRIBLE TOO’S.</b> Doing too much, too soon, too fast is the number-one cause of running injuries. The body needs time to adapt to increases in mileage or speed. Muscles and joints need recovery time so they …

Exercise

The Power of YOU

This clever gadget, called Activ, makes it possible to harness the kinetic energy created by your own body! The personal electricity generator was …

How do you get a job as a designer without going to design school? - The Fox Is Black

That’s the question posed in this Quora thread with some rather smart answers to go along with it. As an untraditionally trained designer who didn’t …

Oppo N1 'Cameraphone' Set for September Launch

I remember braving the journey to Beijing at the beginning of December last year, to meet a company that I wasn’t previously familiar with. With rumors swirling, I was curious to see what sort of quality a relatively little known player could bring to the table. Having travelled the world for the …

Mobile Technology

Thai Villagers Arrest a Google Street View Driver, Thought He Was a Spy Photog

On your own mental list of “most perilous jobs,” chances are Google Street View driver doesn’t make it very close to the top. But one of Google’s own …

Casio Metal Twisted G-Shock Watches Can Take A Beating

Casio’s G-Shock watches are noted for two things: Being about as rugged as a watch gets, and being pretty ugly. Sorry, Casio fans, but let’s face it, …

Kids who were breastfed longer have higher IQs, new study shows

Young children who were breastfed as infants scored higher on intelligence tests than formula-fed kids, and the longer and more exclusively they were breastfed, the greater the difference, say Harvard University researchers in a study published today in JAMA Pediatrics.<p>This study adds “to the body …

Breast Feeding

Andy Potts on Running Shoe Selection

Do you know when it’s time for a new pair of shoes? Is there any benefit to switching up your running shoes on a daily basis? Top pros like Andy …

Running Shoes

These Two Twenty-Somethings Want To Make The Computer Mouse Obsolete

Darren Lim, a 20-year-old Thiel Fellow, and Lai Xue, a 21-year-old former engineer at Intel, just officially launched Haptix along with a $100,000 Kickstarter campaign.<p>Haptix turns any surface into a multi-touch surface. All you do is point the image sensor-equipped bar at any flat surface to use …

InterAct

This Infographic Depicts The Most Expensive Tech From Your Childhood and Beyond

By the very nature of technology it is forever changing. And while most of it loses value faster than a home bought during the mortgage crisis, some …

Infographics

Pics of Sony's New Lens System Leaked, Rumored To Clip onto Any Smartphone, Convert it to a Point and Shoot

We’ve already given you our thoughts on where the camera and smartphone market is heading. Moreover, over the years we’ve seen a variety of …

Helivehicle Emergency Helicopter by Jung Hyun Min

<b>Helivehicle Emergency Helicopter</b> has been designed to help patients to receive emergency medical service immediately. Based on many recent studies, …

Helicopters

LEGO Architecture Studio Kit

The LEGO geniuses continue to expand their LEGO Architecture series and this time instead of a particular landmark or building, they’ve created the …

Architecture

The Importance of Angles, or ‘How Not to Take a Selfie’

Here’s a humorous 14-second video that might make that last bit of your Friday workday go by that much faster. In an attempt to prove how important …

Minox Riga: A Subminiature Spy Camera from the 1930s

In 1938, after many prototypes, the first 8x11mm subminiature camera was brought to market by German inventor Walter Zapp. It was called the Minox …

How to Photograph the Moon

Photographing the moon can be tricky. Last year I had a go at it, and it was a complete disaster, with the moon looking like a big, bright, blurry …

Shutter Speed

First Pictures of Sony’s Groundbreaking Lens Cameras Surface

There’s been a lot of doubt surrounding recent rumors that Sony is working on a couple of revolutionary “lens cameras.” The smartphone-attachable …

Meet YouTube’s Michael Bay

You can get a lot of people to watch your video on YouTube. But that doesn’t mean you’ll make a lot of money.<p>So what do you do if you’re one of …

YouTube

Beautiful Mecha Design by Reza ilyasa

The idea of robots have been a part of our culture since ever, but this idea has gained new strength in these past years beginning through Japanese …

Anime

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