Sean Corbett

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SpaceX shows off new nav gear with latest Grasshopper rocket launch-and-landing (video)

We've been watching as the SpaceX Grasshopper's leap has grown higher and higher with each successive launch (and landing!), and the rocket's flights never fail to impress. The reusable spacecraft's latest test is no exception: this time, the 'hopper sailed past its previous 840 feet record, …

What Happens When You Microwave a Highlighter - Technabob

Generally speaking, it’s not a good idea to put things in the microwave that don’t belong in there. But that doesn’t stop the curious minds of people …

iWatch trademarks could cause headaches for Apple's smartwatch - ExtremeTech

iWatch trademarks could cause headaches for Apple’s smartwatch<p>By on July 6, 2013 at 8:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on …

HTC One Android 4.2.2 update fixing Zoe flood, Menu key, more

HTC has begun rolling out its Android 4.2.2 update for the HTC One, with owners in Europe, Taiwan, and other locations receiving the much-anticipated …

Stop Motion Animation with Real Dogs

Russian creative ad agency mfive was tasked with creating a commercial for mobile operator Beeline. What they came up with is a wonderful stop motion animation piece using two very real and very adorable dogs, well worth the watch. Better yet, mfive shared behind-the-scenes video and photos to show …

The Energy Fix: Reinventing The Solar Array

Reinventing the array could usher in a new age for solar.<p>The solar market has been on fire. In the U.S., it's grown by 600 percent over the past five years, culminating in 3,313 installed megawatts in 2012. This past March, seven solar projects added the only new utility power of any kind to the …

Souldier Straps: Play Guitar Like Your Dad Did

Chicago-based Souldier makes guitar straps with throwback (or custom-designed) patterns.<p>Price: $65<p>All of my guitar straps have been hand-me-downs from my dad. They still smell like his parents' attic but have aged well in the 40 years since he bought them. But there are only two, so I was a bit …

Astrid announces that it's shutting down on August 5

It’s been two months since Yahoo announced its acquisition of popular task management service Astrid, and like after every acquisition by a major company, we began to wonder when Astrid would find itself on the chopping block.<p>Astrid’s doomsday has finally been set after emails began to roll out to …