Vandan Kamdar

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How To: Use MDK3 for Advanced Wi-Fi Jamming

You may have heard of a signal jammer before, usually referring to a device that blasts out a strong enough radio signal to drown out the reception …

Information Security

Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer’s dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up.<p>Raspberry Pis have been used to control computers, create game experiences, …

Raspberry Pi

Build your own Action for Google Assistant

If you’ve ever chatted with a Google Home device, you know how frustrating it is to be told “I’m sorry, I don’t know how to help with that yet.”<p>Luckily you don’t have to wait for someone to implement this missing feature. You can do it yourself! Google has an entire platform dedicated to helping …

Google Assistant

This super clear video of a nearly perfect tornado is stunning

Mother nature is terrifyingly beautiful.<p>Storm chaser James Hammett caught footage of this tornado in Laramie, Wyoming. Driving along a highway, he …

Weather

The first cyberattack took place nearly 200 years ago in France

France created a national mechanical telegraph system in the 1790s; in 1834, a pair of crooked bankers named François and Joseph Blanc launched the …

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Blockchain is crappy technology and a bad vision for the future

This December I wrote a widely-circulated article on the inapplicability of blockchain to any actual problem. People objected mostly not to the technology argument, but rather hoped that decentralization could produce integrity.<p>Let’s start with this: Venmo is a free service to transfer dollars, and …

Raspberry Pi Augmented Reality Projection Lamp Project

Makers, developers and hobbyists interested in creating amazing things using a Raspberry Pi or similar mini PC may be interested in a new augmented …

Disconnected Design

The Reverse clock is aptly named for its literal form reversal in which what would otherwise be the floating pieces in a traditional design become …

NanoPi K1 Plus Raspberry Pi Alternative Offers More RAM And Allwinner H5

A new Raspberry Pi alternative has been made available this week in the form of the NanoPi K1 Plus mini PC which is priced at $35 similar to the …

Leica 0 Series Camera Sets New World Record Selling For $2.96 Million

A new world record has been set this year when a Leica 0 series prototype camera, of which there are only known to be 12 surviving examples, was sold …

DIY Raspberry Pi NAS Storage Solution Equipped With Dual Drives

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for extra storage may be interested in this excellent Raspberry Pi NAS storage solution created by Paul-Louis …

Raspberry Pi

Low Poly + High Power

Designed with an aesthetic that’s instantly memorable, the Karlmann King SUV is a “Ground Stealth Fighter” with a design that one could …

How these 23 entrepreneurs became the lesser known co-founders of the biggest tech companies in the world

When a tech company reaches a certain level of success, the names of the founders often become synonymous with the brand they create. At least, that's the case with founders who are the "face" of the company.<p>Still, we tend to forget that Steve Jobs, Travis Kalanick, and Bill Gates, didn't create …

American Wealth Gone Wild: A Blistering Takedown of Greedy Kardashian Culture

Lauren Greenfield’s new documentary ‘Generation Wealth,’ playing at SXSW, examines our societal obsession with greed, fame and beauty.<p>AUSTIN, Texas — …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Crankshaft turns a Raspberry Pi 3 and a touchscreen into an Android Auto head unit

Android Auto-compatible head units aren't too difficult to find these days, but they cost a pretty penny and usually won't fit properly in older …

OpenAuto makes car smart with Raspberry Pi DIY hack

Android Auto can be installed on a Raspberry Pi unit with relative ease – and the results are pretty neat. Based on the DIY project we’re having a …

Inside the Panoptic Studio, the Dome That Could Give Robots Super-Senses

In a chilly basement room at Carnegie Mellon University sits a giant dome that looks like part physics experiment, part that chamber Darth Vader …

How a French 16-year-old is teaching the world to build VR headsets for $100

Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus and the inventor of arguably the most successful commercial virtual reality headset, was only 17 when he completed his first prototype for the device. Fast-forward to the present day, and Luckey is now worth roughly $750 million at the age of 25, having sold his …

10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

E-mail plug-ins you didn't know you needed but really do.<p>There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new …

Gmail

N-O-D-E Always On Networked Raspberry Pi Plug Mini Server

Developer and Raspberry Pi enthusiast N-O-D-E has this week published details about updates they have made to the Raspberry Pi Zero W powered Pi Plug …

Getting started with the Intel Movidius Neural Compute Stick

Let me ask you three questions:• What if you could could <i>run state-of-the-art neural networks</i> on a <b>USB stick?</b><br>• What if you could see over <i>10x performance</i> on …

Deep Learning

Raspberry Pi 3D Scanner Created Using 4 x Pi Zero Mini PCs And Cameras

Makers, developers and hobbyists searching for a way to create an affordable 3D scanner, that can be used to create digital imagery for 3D printing …

How Women and Tech Took Over Porn: Inside the 2018 AVNs

Here’s a <i>Black Mirror</i> pitch: You pay several hundred dollars to attend the world’s biggest porn convention and awards ceremony. You travel to Las …

Codes of Conduct

$649 GPD Win 2 Windows Handheld Gaming PC Unboxed

Even though the larger screened and more powerful GPD Win 2 pocket handheld gaming PC will not be available to consumers for a number of months yet, …

'Cheeky' Heidi Klum just gave Kim Kardashian a run for her money and set Instagram on fire [Photos]

Step aside Bella - Gigi Hadid, Emily Ratajkowski, Heidi Klum is here to teach you how to nail a sultry bedroom pose.<p>Is she really 44?<p>Heidi Klum just …

McDonald’s Accidentally Left Unretouched Images of Food on Its Website

McDonald’s runs a massive fast food chain. It isn’t a tech company. If you found a bug on the brand’s website, you’d probably just chalk it up to …

One of India’s oldest and most famous fortunes is built on a chance encounter with an American artist

In the 19th century, the Hutheesings were one of India’s wealthiest and most prestigious families. With business connections stretching across the world, the family amassed one of the subcontinent’s largest fortunes. Savvy deals and a strategy of alliances with other powerful families—including a …

Textile Industry

The Byton Concept's massive 49-inch display is just the tip of this car's tech iceberg

I've seen the future – and it has a whole lot of screen.<p>Seriously though, so much screen. More screen you can shake a stick at. Screen as far as the …

Concept Design