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Five Ways to Use a Speed Square

If you're doing any kind of DIY or construction work, there are a handful of absolutely essential tools you need in your belt: hammer, tape measure, …

Woodworking

G-Shock’s New Watch Blurs the Line Between City Style and Field-Ready Ruggedness

G-Shock has unveiled a new collection — dubbed “Street Utility” — within its G-Steel lineup, itself a collection of metal-cased G-Shocks with a bent …

Turns Out That ‘Boy Genius’ Who Said That He Could Make The Ocean To Clean Itself Was Right

Boyan Slat is a 23-year-old Dutch inventor and entrepreneur who started building engineering projects since when he was 2 and first truly impressed …

Supersize Your Noggin with a Lens and Cardboard Box

We held the Big Face Mask Workshop at Maker Faire Tokyo in August 2016. Originally, we were going to have participants make a large version of their face using papercraft. However, it took 2 hours per person. As a way to make it much simpler, we decided to ask them to wear a box instead. Thanks to …

SwissMak Hopes To Bring 5 Axis Milling And Turning To The Desktop

Perry of Overloard Robotics reached out to us to show off his latest creation, the SwissMak. This is desktop mill-turning machine unlike anything we’ve seen in the maker community yet.<p>This style of machine, capable of precision 5 axis milling and lathe work is typically very expensive, way out of …

The Victorinox I.N.O.X. Carbon Limited Edition Watch Comes With a USB Flashlight

Victorinox is known for their iconic an inimitable Swiss Army knives, but the brand also makes quite a few badass watches, like the I.N.O.X. Carbon …

Your home screen needs these beautiful custom map wallpapers

There are plenty of sources for wallpapers to grace your phone’s home screen, but this tool that’s presently doing the rounds on Reddit lets you add a personal touch on your Android or iOS device.<p>Over on Alvar Carto’s site, you can look up any location on the globe and generate a minimalist map of …

Diet of suspected drug dealer who has not had a POO in 28 DAYS revealed

A suspected drug dealer who has not had a POO in 28 DAYS has been surviving on a diet of Frosties cereal bears, fruit and his mum's fish, a court …

Europeans had school shootings, too. Then they did something about it.

By Rick Noack<p>Reporter<p><i>This post was first published on Feb. 15. It was updated on May 18.</i><p>BERLIN — Contrary to what you may sometimes hear, school shootings are not unique to the United States. Germany, for instance, went through a string of devastating attacks between 2002 and 2009. Between 1996 and …

Guns

milliDelta, A Small Origami-Inspired Robot Developed at Harvard That is Super Fast and Precise

Researchers at the Wyss Institute and Harvard SEAS has developed a millimeter-scale origami-inspired delta robot, called the milliDelta, that is …

What It's Like to Play Ping-Pong With a Robot

The first thing that I should say about FORPHEUS is that it’s gentle. The artificially intelligent Ping-Pong tutor built by Omron is not trying to …

App that pays YOU based on your step count overtakes WhatsApp to become most popular in App Store

If you walk thousands of steps everyday, you could be earning money for your activity.<p>An app, called Sweatcoin, converts your steps into currency …

Use This iOS App to Control Your Mac

iOS/Mac: Whenever I plug my MacBook into a TV to share, say, a video with my friends, I end up on the floor, squatting in front of the laptop, while …

Chevy previews a fully autonomous car they plan on bringing to the market in 2019

The production-ready car has no steering wheel or pedals.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>One of the biggest automakers in the world is getting serious about …

Boxwars Combatants Engage in a Battle Armed With Custom Designed Cardboard Armor and Weapons

On an adventurous episode of their <i>Human Condition</i> series, Great Big Story traveled to a battlefield to watch excited participants engage in Boxwars, …

Add two more screens to any laptop with this crazy contraption

Slidenjoy’s “Le Slide” gadget, a computer accessory that adds a screen to each side of a laptop display, is on the floor at CES this year.<p>What is it?<p>Le Slide takes your portable laptop and makes it more cumbersome by adding two additional monitors to it. This may sound a little counter-intuitive at …

Watching Frank Klausz Never Gets Old – Effortless Dovetails

Yes, you’re right, Frank Klausz cutting dovetails isn’t exactly new. In fact, I’ve been watching Frank cut dovetails for 25 years. But guess what, it …

"You Can’t Make This S--- Up": My Year Inside Trump's Insane White House

Author and columnist Michael Wolff was given extraordinary access to the Trump administration and now details the feuds, the fights and the alarming …

Donald Trump

MoMA Design Trick Placemat

Give your brain a little workout next time you’re chowing down on a big plate of pasta with these placemats from MoMA Design Store. The Trick …

Morgan EV3 Electric 3-Wheeler

It’s been almost two years since we first set eyes on the beautiful oddity that is the Morgan EV3, with its funky retro appeal. Now, long after the …

Five Reasons You Need a Fossil Smartwatch

Because the alternatives can feel a little geeky<p>So, you want a smart watch, but you don’t want an Apple Watch? You need to look at Fossil’s interpretation of the concept, particularly the Q Explorist and Q Activist.<p>We like both of these Fossils because they don’t sacrifice style for functionality. …

Expert Ping Pong Player Lobbies Back Balls With Different Items That Each Make a Unique Noise

Japanese ping pong player takkyuu geinin demonstrated his expertise in the sport by lobbing back incoming balls with a variety of household and …

This Incredibly Complex CG Timelapse Reveals How You'd Build a Death Star in Real Life

The idea that the Empire, or the First Order, can keep churning out Death Star after Death Star gets a little harder to swallow when you watch this …

Watch a Blacksmith Turn Old Batteries Into a Beautifully-Detailed Knife

If you don’t have access to a proper recycling facility, a talented blacksmith who goes by shurap on YouTube has found another way to recycle old …

Anarchist’s 2017 Gift Guide, Day 4: Rivierre Nails

The wire nails at the home center stink for making furniture. Don’t even think of them as nails. They are more like greased straws than they are …

NASA’s new titanium tires can never get a flat

Ever since man started thinking about putting things on other planetary bodies, transport has been a concern. Wheels are the obvious means of getting …

Donald Trump's LaVar Ball tweets cross a line — even for him

<b>(CNN) —</b> Before 6 a.m. ET, Donald Trump had already sent two tweets about the self-proclaimed "big baller" LaVar Ball.<p>Here's the full two-tweet set:<p><i>"It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a</i> …

Donald Trump

GSR 18 V-EC FC2 Professional , Cordless Drill/Driver | Bosch

<b>No self-discharge, no memory effect</b><br>and a higher energy density thanks to Li-Ion battery technology<p><b>No self-discharge, no memory effect</b><br>and a higher …

The 10 Best Dystopian Movies

Whenever we’re feeling like this world can’t get any more ludicrous, there’s nothing like a good dystopian film to offer us some perspective. …

The Boston Dynamics Atlas Humanoid Robot Has Learned How to Jump, Spin and Perform Backflips

Atlas, the incredible humanoid robot from Boston Dynamics has now been programmed to jump up onto boxes, spin and effortlessly perfom backflips off …