Trevor Ross

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Deep Learning AI Listens to Machines For Signs of Trouble

Driving your car until it breaks down on the road is never anyone’s favorite way to learn the need for routine maintenance. But preventive or …

So That’s Why Apple Moved The iPhone Audio Jack To The Bottom

Apple’s next-generation EarPods might do more than help you listen to great music. They could also integrate with heart rate and blood pressure …

Apple Initiates iPhone 5 Sleep/Wake Button Replacement Program [Updated]

Apple has initiated a recall of some iPhone 5 models because the Sleep/Wake button may "stop working or work intermittently", according to an Apple statement given to <i>The Loop</i>.<p>The company has created a special support website for the recall where customers can enter their iPhone serial number and …

These Headphones Will Probably Make You More Attractive

When headphones look this good, who cares how they sound? Well, me, for one. After all, unless you carry a mirror everywhere you go, you never see your headphones while you’re using them. Still, Phiaton’s Bridge MS 500 headphones just got a Red Dot award, so there might be something to them other …

Headphones

What Could Go Wrong?: Creepy Robotic Spider With Powerful Burning Laser Attached

This is a little robotic spider with a 2W blue laser attached to it like a missile launcher. It can pop balloons. Plus melt human eyeballs. How much …

Earth-like Planets: Potentially Billions of Planets Like Earth in Milky Way

Earth-like planets are more common than was previously believed, astronomers say in a new analysis.<p>The astronomers say that about 20 percent of stars …

Wall Of Sound 2.0: Why Have A Discreet iPhone Dock?

iPhone docks are very, very common now, largely thanks to the utter ubiquity of Apple products. So, if you’re the kind of person who likes to stand …

Bitlock Keyless Bike Lock

Do you remember when getting into your car and actually going somewhere required two separate keys? Are we the only ones that remember a time when …

Home Automation

Gravity-Defying 1,000-Pound Steel Table

While London-based designer Paul Cocksedge has become fairly well-known for his magical light installations, it is his newest gravity-defying sculptural piece that has caught the eye of art aficionados. The <i>Poised Table</i> may seem like a physical impossibility, but, due to very careful mathematical …

Furniture

Swedish Elegance and Minimalism Discharged in 90Sqm Attic Loft

This beautiful loft discovered on Alvhem has a total area of ??about 90 square meters (71 square meters of living space + a 19 square meter terrace …

Small Animals See The World In Slow Motion

This is why it's so hard to catch a fly bare-handed.<p>Ever wonder how a fly or a chipmunk can evade your clumsy human grasp so easily? A new study published in Animal Behavior finds that, generally, the smaller the animal, the more information it can see in a small amount of time. That means certain …

Why Touch ID is bigger news than any of us appreciated

Touch ID is far, far more important than most people have realised – the core message behind a <i>Quora</i> post by the CEO of a card payment service. We can expect to learn far more “in the next few months, and that’s likely to eventually include both Touch ID Macs and use of the fingerprint system for …

Saline Lamp

The Clear Light uses saline water to conduct electricity and light up this lamp. Essentially it replaces wires with saline water to reduce metal …

The leather keychain loop that's also a smartphone stand

My neverending quest for the ultimate smartphone stand just got a little closer to ending.<p>The Objekten Keyring is a simple leather loop that affixes to your keychain. It's good not only for hanging your keys on a hook, but also for whipping the entire ring around on your finger when you get …

The 20 big questions in science

1 What is the universe made of?<p>Astronomers face an embarrassing conundrum: they don’t know what 95% of the universe is made of. Atoms, which form everything we see around us, only account for a measly 5%. Over the past 80 years it has become clear that the substantial remainder is comprised of two …

Sony's lens camera smartphone accessories could start from $250

Champagne is the new white<p>In case you needed further proof that Sony will announce its "lens cameras" soon, <i>Sony Alpha Rumors</i> (<i>SAR</i>)has leaked the rumored accessories yet again. The camera site has previously revealed the lens cameras will attach to iOS and Android devices and act as a wireless lens …

Unlikely: The Impossible and Improbable Objects of Giuseppe Colarusso | Colossal

<p>In this ongoing series titled Unlikely, artist and photographer Giuseppe Colarusso imagines bizarre and humorous objects, each of which is either …

Kub Basin (2010) by Victor Vasilev

Why 4.7 inches is the perfect screen size for the next iPhone

Whenever we do a poll about what new features people would like to see most in a new iPhone, the No. 1 vote getter always seems to be "bigger screen" followed by "better battery life."<p>With the iPhone 5, the iPhone's screen did get bigger -- or at least longer -- but it's still not big enough for …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Dessert

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Ring – Wall Mounted Fruit Holder by Joung Myung Lee

Hang your fruit on the wall. “The Ring” is an unusual fruit bowl made of porcelain. It is not placed on a dining table or on kitchen unit but hangs …

The Bathing Sphere

While the lines between the bathing space and the bedroom are getting blurry by the day, its great to see how designers are modifying their approach …