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Drone waiters are ready to serve in Singapore

Singaporean restaurant-bar chain Timbré is employing a fleet of flying drones as waitstaff for its live-music eateries. Earlier this month, the restaurant chain and robotics company Infinium Robotics jointly unveiled a new experiment at the al fresco venue Timbré @ Substation, to showcase the …

GoTenna Release Date, News, Price and Specs - CNET

<b>The Good</b> GoTenna works flawlessly to send messages between phones when you're without a cell signal. The rugged design holds up well to the elements.<p><b>The Bad</b> Compared to many basic two-way radios, the price is steep. The rechargeable battery means you'll need a power source for longer excursions or …

Chinese city has special path for smartphone users

We’ve all seen that person walking around, more interested in their smartphone than the real world. They (mostly) dodge obstacles by glancing up at …

These Companies Should Adopt These Slogans Immediately

These ones are way more accurate than the unusual crap slogans that companies come up with.

24 Honest Brand Slogans By Clif Dickens

Branding is all about good company image and great customer feedback. However, even the biggest brands have some qualities, which do not exactly …

Branding

30 People That Had One Job And Failed

Mass-produced products like toys, food and clothing are usually made in factories by huge machines that work with cold, mechanical precision. …

Picture of the Day: Hover Boats in Menorca, Spain

Photographer <i>Unknown</i> via tburns1469 on reddit<p>Menorca (or Minorca) is one of the Balearic Islands located in the Mediterranean Sea belonging to Spain. …

50 Creative Ways to Repurpose, Reuse and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

grain editLo Siento

Lo Siento is a small Barcelona-based studio that enjoys exploring the intersections where graphic and industrial design meet.<p>——————–<p><b>Also worth</b> …

The Makings Of A Great Logo

Six questions to ask yourself when designing a brand<p>Your company’s logo is the foundation of your business branding. It is probably the first interaction that you will have with your customers. An effective logo can establish the right tone and set the proper ethos. After years of crafting logos …

Graphic Design

Watch people surf the most dangerous wave in the world

You are right to fear the ocean.<p>Via Stab, Monster energy teamed up with Ryan Hipwood to take on "The Right," which is the most unpredictable wave in the world and easily one of the most dangerous. It's also the wave that nearly killed Hipwood in 2012. Watch him and a group of world-class surfers go …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Hungarian Builders Bust the Record for World's Tallest LEGO Tower

Just this past week, a team of schoolchildren and workmen in Hungary, Budapest have given us an update to a question we've all wondered at some point …

Lego

Expo Milano 2015 – Global Campaign Proposal

A visual campaign proposal for the Expo Milano 2015.<p>Art director Luca Frank Guarini, copywriter Samantha Scaloni, and the two graphic designers …

The Little Paper Airplane That Could

(YouTube link)<p>Turn the volume down before you watch this video. In the last game before the World Cup starts, England is playing Peru. Blair …

These World Cup Posters Are A Must-See For Any Soccer Super Fan

Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira pulled out all the stops when creating these incredible World Cup team posters for an ESPN campaign celebrating the tournament, which begins on June 12.<p>Each of these posters illustrates one of the 32 teams that will be heading to this year's …

See what happens when you stuff a Mac Pro with C4

How much C4 can you stuff in a Mac Pro?<p>That not a question most Mac Pro owners grapple with but the guys at RatedRR aren’t your average Apple fanboys. In their latest series of Apple destruction videos they’ve decided to pack an ungodly amount of C4 into Apple’s powerhouse machine just to see how …

These Billboard Fails Are Bad For Business

Billboards are generally placed where they can be seen by as many people as possible, and their high visibility makes effective ads stronger and …

Fleet Week Random Object Shootout with Ice-T

Cadilac Estill Super Car Concept by Ondrej Jirec

<b>Cadilac Estill super car project</b> was born out of the idea of re-designing the classic Cadillac brand with futuristic touch. You can read Ondrej Jirec …

Cambridge Physicists Find Wormhole Proof

<b>What's the Latest?</b><p>Physicists at the University of Cambridge have found a theoretical foundation for the existence of wormholes, which are tubes that …

A Camera That Covers Every Angle

No blind spot for this one<p>For 16 years, EyeSee360 has made panoramic cameras for the military and other industries. Now the company has adapted its technology for the 360Fly, a consumer video camera that allows anyone to record a whole scene—360 degrees around and 240 vertically—without moving. …

Pictures of the week: The Oldest Living Things In The World, by Rachel Sussman

Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's editorial team choose a picture, or series of pictures, with a powerful or surprising story to tell. This week, their choice is Rachel Sussman's The Oldest Living Things in The World Continue reading...

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

Yin Xiuzhen Portable City

The contemporary Chinese artist Yin Xiuzhen provides us with this series Portable City working on materials and diverts the purpose of the suitcase …

Designing A 1,000-MPH Car

The long journey to make the fastest car on the planet<p>Apart from a brief break in the 1960s and 1970s, British engineering and drivers have played a dominant role in setting the land speed record in the fastest cars on the planet. Starting from Lydston Hornsted’s Benz No. 3, which broke the record …

6 car mashups that God never intended

In the 2000s, the musical mashup genre saw a peak of popularity with releases like <i>The Grey Album</i> from Danger Mouse that mixed The Beatles and Jay-Z. UK artist James Pursey from <i>Carwow</i> decided to take the same concept of shoehorning two disparate things together but applied the concept to cars. Your …