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How to build a 4K Hackintosh on the cheap for fun and profit

This slideshow requires JavaScript.<p>Over the years, building ‘Hackintosh’ computers has become both a lot easier and more popular. For those unfamiliar, a Hackintosh is essentially a machine running OS X on non-Apple approved and manufactured hardware. There are many reasons to build a Hackintosh …

BigPic: The Science Of Lubricated Hamsters

We could solve this with math, but it's more fun if we have an actual hamster, some lube, and an inclined block.<p>Excellent Tumblr Thanks, Textbooks found this great one from a physics textbook involving a somewhat questionable activity. [via Maggie Koerth-Baker and Popperfront]

F1 2014: All aboard the 'power train' - new rules explained

<b>Formula 1 is introducing arguably the biggest set of rule changes in its history this season.</b><p>Most affected are the engines as the sport goes further than ever before to embrace 'green' technology.<p>But the appearance of the cars is changing, too.<p>Here, BBC Sport highlights the key things to look out …

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The Micro Drone 2.0 With an Aerial Camera | Cult of Mac Deals

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Nobody Can Tell You Peed: The World's Tallest Waterslide

This is the world's tallest waterslide being built at the Schlitterbahn park in Kansas City. When opened next summer, the Meg-a-Blaster will drop …

Revla- Real Comfort Cycling is coming soon!

We have designed and proved a genuinely comfortable bicycle seat that removes all saddle crotch-pain. Now we need your support to help us make it! | …

Surgical Needle That Sucks Wine From Bottle Without Removing Cork

A tasty white or red, any time.<p>Wanting only a glass or two of wine puts drinkers in a tough spot. Once the bottle’s opened, the wine starts to oxidize and lose its flavor. No rubber stopper will halt the process, leaving partial bottles to go to waste. Greg Lambrecht, a medical-device entrepreneur, …

With Moore’s Law receding, design is how we decide

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: (c) Pinar Ozger<p>For me, the best analogy for the current state of Moore’s Law comes from one of the first times I …

Google's Timothy Jordan: Glass is a complete break from the past

Many wonder whether Google Glass has legs as a technology. Will we still be using it (and talking about it) years from now? If you ask Google's Senior Developer Advocate Timothy Jordan, absolutely. Speaking at Expand in New York, he described the wearable eyepiece as a fundamental shift in user …

America's first next-gen aircraft carrier takes high tech to sea

The world's most-advanced aircraft carrier should be meeting a bottle of champagne today. Head on.<p>The USS Gerald R. Ford will be christened during a ceremony in Newport News, Va., an event that will usher in the next generation of aircraft carriers. The Gerald R. Ford is the first of its class -- …

Military

Last Chance! The HuMn Mini Wallet: Functional, Stylish, Minimal, and 35% off [Deals]

Meet the <b>HuMn Mini</b>, the mini version of the most successful minimal wallet on Kickstarter to date. This is the ultimate minimalist wallet – and it is built to last a lifetime.<p>The HuMn wallet has created a bit of a buzz with our employees and finding it’s way into a few of our pockets. Simply put, …

Buckle Up: Apple’s Next 3 Years Will Be Insane

In the past three years, Apple has dared to be dull.<p>During Apple’s best years, between 2007 and 2010, Apple introduced the first iPhone and the first iPad, two world-changing products that now define the company (and bring in most of its revenue). These products, along with their touch interfaces …

Device Could Harvest Wasted Energy From Wi-Fi, Satellite Signals

It converts stray microwaves into electricity.<p>A wireless device developed by researchers at Duke University that converts microwaves into electricity could eventually harvest Wi-Fi or satellite signals for power, according to its creators. It could also one day be built into cell phones to let them …

Clean Energy

Proporta’s New iPhone 5s Case Will Comfortably Withstand A Shotgun Blast [Video]

If you’re worried about your iPhone getting damaged the next time you’re involved in a heavy turf war, then check out Proporta’s new case for iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. It looks like a standard leather folio case from the outside, but it’s lined with carbon fiber that’s so strong, it will comfortably …

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Gray Whale Dies Bringing Us A Message The Entire World Should See

By: Brian,<p>July 29, 2013, a sperm whale was stranded on Tershelling, a northern island in the Netherlands. A rescue attempt was attempted, but …

It Looks Like Something You Should Never See. Meet A Medical Advancement That Is Hard To Forget.