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Video of kids reacting to a Game Boy is cruel reminder that you're old, death is inescapable

I owned an original Game Boy.<p>I was 3 when Nintendo released their first handheld system. My family reached into our savings to buy one. My mother loved <i>Tetris</i>; my father loved me being quiet on summer road trips. Built to withstand nuclear fallout and the grimy hands of a child, the machine still …

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Bored by Google Glass? Hands on with Atheer augmented reality glasses

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Atheer<p>Google Glass is polished, I’ll give it that. From its flat design UI to the industrial-feeling Google office …

Google Glass likely to come with $299 price tag at launch

When Google Glass was first released by Google to the general public earlier this year, people who were included in the group of early adopters — called Glass Explorers — were asked to pony up $1,500 each in exchange for the hardware. Many said this price was too high. But surely, Google will tone …

Google Glass

iOS 7 Visual Language Inspiration

With previous versions of the iOS, Apple introduced and in some opinions, overused textures, especially the linen one. With the announcement of the …

Why Does This Toothpaste Have A Hole?

Good question! When it comes to the toothpaste, even the most generous of us becomes a conservative and wants to squeeze out the last bit of paste. …

Eco-Friendly and Minimalist Levitation Bike With Triangular Frame

<b>Levitation bike</b> is an eco-friendly bicycle that charges your gadgets, from smartphones to tablets. It is mean to be used in our community since using …

BMW Motorrad Gets Mean

Designer Frédéric Le Sciellour’s concept for a mid-weight, full-fairing BMW supersport is a step in the right direction for the brand who’s current …

Artist Merges Layers of Dirt with Rainbows of Color

<i>Wunderblock</i> is an exhibition of unusually constructed work by Berlin-based artist Katharina Grosse. Grosse is well known for merging interior spaces and objects to produce vibrant displays of vivid colors. She uses spray paints because she finds them less restricting and because they allow for a …

Art

When something smells funny…

One way we naturally determine the quality of our food is to give it a quick smell. But even our noses get it wrong sometimes! The Smeller works much …

ZIIIRO Gravity Watch - The Fox Is Black

Beautiful, simple timepieces are certainly in vogue these days. Gone are the horrendous, bulky, over-the-top watches fueled by some men’s needs to …

Help Me, OB-1 Multitool, You’re My Only Hope

Sorry about that title, I couldn’t help myself. The OB-1 is a new tool made of titanium that’s actually 14 tools in one. And if that wasn’t cool …

Beautiful African Beach Calligraphy by Andrew van der Merwe

While we've seen incredible sand drawings before, like those by England-based artist Tony Plant, and while we'll always be a fan of calligraphy, especially when it's mixed with graffiti, we've never thought of putting the two art forms together…until now. Today, we stumbled upon the work of Andrew …

Calligraphy

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Home Tours

A Family of Card-Sized Tools

Tools are designed to help solve our every day problems: measuring problems, bolt-tightening problems, furniture-assembling problems, …

Infographic: The Greatest Security Breaches In Internet History

Hundreds of millions of people have lost their data to hackers, and it’s all big business’s fault.<p>Living Social gets hacked, and 50 million people have their name, address, and date of birth stolen. Credit-card information is safe, we’re assured, but it’s of little comfort. Plastic can be replaced. …

Interactive, Segmented Tables by Michael Jantzen

Michael Jantzen set out to explore the lines between furniture and sculpture in his Interactive, Segmented Tables. The low tables consist of a series …

Furniture

Crowdsourced iOS 7 Designs

DesignCrowd is the name of a graphic design crowdsourcing venture that bills themselves as "The world's #1 custom design marketplace." Businesses …

Articles about 5 examples modern communal living on Dwell.com - Dwell

Craving not just a home but a proper piece of architecture, a handful of design- and business-savvy Dutch families banded...<p>The Miner and a Major is an experiment in communal living and fantastical form.<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern …

Living Rooms

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Oami, Marta, ...

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

How South Korea's New Road-Charged Buses Can Impact Electric Vehicle Design

At least two of the challenges of designing a current-day electric car are based on infrastructure limitations. One, electric cars need to have …

An Artist is Making a Map of Manhattan Using Only Handwritten Directions From Strangers | Colossal

<p>Think about it, when was the last time you asked for directions? Or even used a paper map? Armed with smart phones and fancy GPS apps that map the …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Here's How Google Glass Actually Works

We all know Google Glass doesn't need sorcery for you to comfortably see a digital image projected over reality. But just how does it work? This …

Fujitsu has developed technology that can turn a surface into a touchscreen: http://on.mash.to/11clpVD

Google Glass isn't going to be the only wearable tech on the market. Telepathy One wants to be a more affordable alternative to Glass: http://on.mash.to/11CWrQH

You're creating beautiful art on your iPad without even realizing it: http://on.mash.to/Zvofaj

Lawmakers rush to ban 3D-printed guns, but enforcement options are murky

Local legislators take aim at a plastic pistol<p>Defense Distributed's attempts to 3D print a firearm have always been a shot across the bow of politicians. The group made a point of naming its ammo magazines after anti-gun legislators, and founder Cody Wilson has said the project is a way to make …

Beamcaster blasts the internet along lasers through the open air

Using only beams of light, a new networking hub is able to distribute gigabit internet to a receiver as far as 18 feet away, reports <i>Ars Technica</i>. Earlier this week, RiT Technologies unveiled its Beamcaster networking unit, which operates using a similar principal to fiber optics — that information …