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All-in-one 3D printer, copier and fax machine hits Kickstarter goal in 1 day

The Zeus all-in-one 3D printer, copier and fax machine launched on Kickstarter Wednesday and handily passed its goal of raising $100,000 this morning.<p>…

Elon Musk shows off Iron Man-style rocket design with gestures and 3D printing (video)

In another confirmation that Elon Musk lives life differently from the rest of us, he's just posted a new SpaceX video that's straight out of a sci-fi movie. In it, he demonstrates designing parts for a rocket the company could use just with hand gestures using a Leap Motion controller. After that, …

A New Look At The High-Speed Hyperloop

Autodesk has created our own look at Elon Musk's idea to get from San Francisco to LA in thirty minutes.<p>In the same vein as Elon Musk, we welcome feedback and want to encourage the conversation around this innovative design being developed.<p>Learn more about Autodesk.

With a New Mobile App, Can PayPal Be All Things to All Shoppers?

PayPal is unveiling a new version of its mobile app today, available on Apple iPhones and Google Android devices.<p>Some core functions are staying the …

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Oyster for iPhone offers all-you-can-read e-books for $10 per month

All-you-can-eat subscriptions work well for digital magazines, music and videos; why shouldn't they work for e-books? Oyster certainly thinks they should, as it just launched a flat-rate book service for iPhone users. Members pay $10 per month for unfettered access to about 100,000 books from …

Being a Lifelong Bookworm May Keep You Sharp in Old Age

To keep their bodies running at peak performance, people often hit the gym, pounding away at the treadmill to strengthen muscles and build endurance. …

John Cleese on the Five Factors to Make Your Life More Creative

Much has been said about how creativity works, its secrets, its origins, and what we can do to optimize ourselves for it. In this excerpt from his fantastic 1991 lecture, <b>John Cleese</b> (b. October 27, 1939) offers a recipe for creativity, delivered with his signature blend of cultural insight and …

Apple Ramping Up For Stylish iWatch, Curved Casing Could Be Liquidmetal

Reports this week indicate that Apple is building a substantial team of veterans from multiple industries to build a stylish, multi-functional iWatch. The timing of the hires points to a late 2014 release, according to an analyst report and a story in the <i>Financial Times</i>. Far from being a bad sign …

The Secret to Learning Anything: Albert Einstein’s Advice to His Son

Here comes a fine addition to history’s greatest letters of fatherly advice from none other than <b>Albert Einstein</b> (March 14, 1879–April 18 1955) — brilliant physicist, proponent of peace, debater of science and spirituality, champion of kindness — who was no stranger to dispensing epistolary …

Three Myths About Your Strengths

One of the most dramatic changes in leadership development in the last decade has been the shift in focus from correcting weaknesses to identifying and expanding on strengths. As this movement continues to catch hold, three myths have emerged that deserve to be dispelled.<p><b>Myth #1: Focusing on</b> …

David Lynch on Using Meditation as an Anchor of Creative Integrity

<i>“Mindfulness meditation is essentially cognitive fitness with a humanist face,”</i> it’s been said. And what more essential cognitive fitness than that required to stay sane in a world that constantly demands more and more?<p>In 2005, the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, held the …

When You’ve Done Enough, Do More

How do you become truly influential? We’ve found that the most highly respected leaders avoid techniques to gain short-term compliance; they also steer clear of a self-centered “How can I get people to do what I want?” mindset. Instead, they take a different approach altogether.<p>We interviewed over …

Striking Hollywood Hills Bachelor Pad With Living Room Car Park

It doesn’t take more than a superficial glance through the photos below to realize this is no family crib. The Harold Way project in the Hollywood …

Undulating Skyscraper In Dubai / Adrian Smith And Gordon Gill Architecture http://www.evolo.us/architecture/undulating-skyscraper-in-dubai-adrian-smith-and-gordon-gill-architecture/

Frenetic Urban Time-lapse Videos of Shanghai, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur by Rob Whitworth | Colossal

<p>It is almost impossible these days to click around the web without running into the work of filmmaker and architectural photographer Rob Whitworth …

These transparent solar cells provide 50% more battery life for your phone — and ‘infinite’ standby time

Imagine a tablet you never need to recharge. Or a phone with 50 percent more battery life — plus infinite standby time.<p>That’s the promise of a new technology from SunPartner, a French company that has developed a 95 percent transparent 300-micron-thick solar cell module that fits right on or under …

Tesla Tripling Its Supercharger Stations

Tesla has announced that it plans to triple the number of supercharger stations it currently has to expand all the way from Los Angeles to New York. …

Kickstarting: An iPhone App To Turn Windows From Clear To Opaque

Tap an icon. Instant privacy. Magic? Nope. Just the future of DIY home upgrades.<p>Blinds are a clumsy technology. And generally, they can’t offer privacy to your windows without cutting out light. So when your blinds are down, you might as well not have a window at all.<p>A startup named Sonte has a …

Best House and Apartment Designs of May 2013

Here are some best house and apartment designs which was covered on DigsDigs during May 2013. If you’ve missed them than don’t hesitate to check them …

Dubai Timelapse

Check out this Vimeo Staff Pick, filmed by <b>dimid</b>, that captures the towering city of Dubai.<p><i>More images after the break...</i>