Mark Rushton

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Blippar app visual overhaul aims to identify everything around you

Anyone who drinks Pepsi or reads a fashion magazine has come into contact with Blippar, the image recognition and augmented reality app that connects users with a huge number of products and services by serving a layer of brand-based interactive content.<p>Today at SXSW, Blippar’s CEO and founder …

Augmented Reality

Daily Inspiration #1845

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Emberlight Transforms Ordinary Bulbs Into Smart Bulbs

The new Kickstarter campaign for Emberlight lets you take your existing bulbs and turn them into smart bulbs without any complicated equipment. …

Emberlight Turns Any Dimmable Bulb Into A “Smart” Light You Control With Your Phone

Smart light bulbs – like the Philips’ Hue connected bulbs or those from LG, GE or Samsung – are an easy jumping off point for those wanted to experiment in the “connected home” arena without the complexity or costs involved with the installation of a full “smart home” system. But even still, those …

This Is How Drastically Your Windows Computer Has Changed Over The Years

We've come a long way from the aging, chunky monitors we used to play "The Oregon Trail" in elementary school.<p>And, as computers have become slimmer and more sleek, so has the software that goes along with it.<p>Here's a look at how Windows has changed throughout the years.

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Google's cardboard VR headset is no joke -- it's great for the Oculus Rift

When Google announced a do-it-yourself virtual reality kit made of cardboard at its I/O developer conference this week, one of the first questions people asked was: Is this a big joke?<p>Was Google mocking VR and poking fun at Oculus, the VR goggle makers Facebook acquired for $2 billion? Or maybe the …

Lomography Just Jumped Into the Instant Camera Game, Filters and All

As of today, there’s a new name in the world of instant photography; a name you’ll definitely recognize; a name that you probably thought already …

Mini leather wallet, faux leather wallet, modern wallet, design wallet, minimalist wallet, LR wallet, Elephant Wallet

Throw away your old, bulky wallet and order a slim, elegant rubber and faux leather wallet from Elephant Wallet today! This minimalist wallet has an impressively simple design that incorporates a rubber strap and soft faux leather to produce a super slim wallet that functions as a credit card …

ELMO QBIC MS1 POV Action Camera Review

[dropcap]D[/dropcap]on’t call the QBIC MS1 POV Action Camera “wearable”; sure its palm-sized shape may make it well suited for one-hand inconspicuous …

MicroSD

This quick tweak will speed up Chrome on your Android

If Chrome on your Android device is acting sluggish, stuttering as you scroll down pages, you don't have to just twiddle your thumbs in silent …

How To Solve A Rubik's Cube

<b>Step 1: White Cross</b> <br>You should be able to complete this step just by playing around with the cube. Make sure that the edges of the cross match the center squares on the adjacent sides.<p><b>Step 2: Finish First Layer</b><p><b>Step 3: Middle Layer</b> <br>You may need to move some middle layer edge pieces from the top …

Sewing

Axor Starck V: Philippe Starck’s Latest Design for Axor

Philippe Starck continues his partnership with Axor, Hansgrohe SE’s designer brand, with their latest endeavor – Axor Starck V. The mind-blowing …

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Lorem ipsum translated: it remains Greek to me

My excitement over JRR Tolkien's forthcoming Beowulf translation had some calling me, in no uncertain terms, a geek. Perhaps that's why I'm so taken with this valiant attempt at translating Lorem Ipsum, the standard dummy text for printers which is a mangling of Cicero, and which dates back to the …

The 10 greatest works of art ever

Leonardo da Vinci – The Foetus in the Womb (c 1510-13)<p>Leonardo expresses the human condition in a nutshell – indeed, his rendition of the womb resembles an opened horsechestnut casing. Inside is the beginning of us all laid bare. Five hundred years ago, this artist and scientist could portray the …

19-Year-Old Mixes Photos and Paints Into Beautiful Narratives

19-year-old artist Aliza Razell creates beautiful narratives in her mixed-media photographs by combining self-portraits with splashes of color to produce strange and mystifying images that cannot fully be explained. The beautifully thoughtful moments seem perfectly planned out so that the …

Art

How can I convert my e-reader files?

Converting files doesn't always have to be a painful process, says Rick Maybury<p><i>I recently purchased a Nook e-book. I have found this new technology very useful for accessing and storing countless books in EPUB format, which relate to a research project I have undertaken. Is there a safe program</i> …

Brightup Is A Smart Home Lighting System That Works With Your Existing Bulbs And Lamps

Smart home lighting is a growing field, with entrants including Philips and LIFX, but one other new contender has a different approach that might appeal more to some. The Brightup system consists of plug socket hardware and in-wall dimmers, connected to and controlled by a central hub via Z-Wave RF …

This Bike Was Made By A 3D Printer

As 3D printers get ever more useful and cost-effective, the number of things you can actually produce with them is going to get even bigger.<p>What does …

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Ricoh Theta enables 360-degree photo uploads to Google+ and Maps

Folks who shelled out $400 for Ricoh's quirky Theta camera can now show off their 360-degree masterpieces to a larger audience. Circle-loving shutterbugs <i>just</i> got the option to upload their images to Google+ and Google Maps via the camera's companion apps for Android, iOS, Windows 7/8 and Mac. While …

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Gender Swap Oculus Rift Experiment Lets You Fondle Yourself, As Another Person

Yesterday we brought you the new and baffling 'Sex with Glass' app.<p>Today it's the turn of the slightly more BeAnotherLab’s Gender Swap experiment …

Preppy Seaside Wedding at Sanderling Resort

Arisa and Evan’s nautical seaside wedding featured a relaxed setting with all the right elegant touches for a fun and personal wedding that combined …

Weddings

Rewind: The Top 10 videos of 2013

By | 01.07.14<p>ID ); //$url = "http://freeskier.com/stories/snow-fall-colorado-friday-saturday"; //?><p>The top 10 most popular videos of 2013, according …