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Eye of the Spider: Hypnotizing Macro Photos of Exotic Spiders Staring Directly into Your Mind | Colossal

<p>Like hairy aliens from another planet, these tiny spiders seem to stare with giant, all-knowing eyes into your very soul. Whether they possess …

A Sculptural Lounge Chair Designed for Dreaming

Famed Japanese architect Tadao Ando partnered with Carl Hansen & Søn to design a sculptural lounge chair that pays tribute to Hans J. Wegner. The …

How to Woo a Designer

Want to learn how to woo a designer instead of offending them? The How to Woo a Designer infographic from 99designs.com gives us a look into the …

A Website Design Process

A Website Designed is a process explanation infographic, created by John Furness of Simple Square, highlights the phases of creating a website for a …

Measuring Google AdWords Conversions

Google AdWords released some fantastic stats about cross-device conversions on their Inside AdWords blog, and included the infographic Measuring …

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Exo Watercraft

Somewhere between a jet ski and a boogie board lies the Exo Watercraft ($TBA). Crafted from reinforced ABS plastic or carbon fiber, the Exo is a …

Onewheel

Yes, it's technically billed as "the world's first one-wheeled self balancing electric skateboard." But the fact of the matter is that the Onewheel …

Jordan Brand Unveils the Jordan Future

With the publicity surrounding Jordan Retro releases, the Jordan Brand team has also put an equal<p>With the publicity surrounding Jordan Retro releases, the Jordan Brand team has also put an equal concentration on modern silhouettes for its current athletes. The two worlds come together in the Jordan …

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Defining Detroit Techno: The Retrospectives And Reissues Of 2013

On Nov. 1, New York dance-music promoters Verboten put on a party in a warehouse space in Brooklyn. Even with a ridiculous $40 cover charge (welcome to Nü-Brooklyn, a.k.a. Manhattan minus bottle service), the powerhouse lineup of all-Detroit house and techno veterans was difficult to resist for …

Shape-Shifting Wing Design Prepares For Testing

First, fuel savings. Next? Maybe a whole new way to use wings.<p>For over a century, airplane wings have used flaps to alter their shape for better flight performance: extending to generate more climb during takeoff, tilting to stall and generate more breaking power during landings, and staying …

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The Week In Drones: A Military Transformer, An App For Aerial Photos, And More

Welcome to the drone age! Six U.S. states are now testing drones for the FAA, and there are new developments in unmanned aerial vehicle technology daily. Here's a round-up of the week's best drone news, designed to capture the military, commercial, non-profit, and recreational applications of …

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Soft robotic gripper uses vacuum pressure and a beanbag to move objects - ExtremeTech

By on January 15, 2014 at 4:50 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Robots are getting faster and …

The future is enchanted objects, not glass slabs

<i>This is a guest post by Brad Feld, a managing director at Foundry Group.</i><p>On Saturday, I read the final draft of a magnificent book by David Rose. The book is titled Enchanted Objects: Design, Human Desire and the Internet of Things.<p>I’ve known David for many years. I was a huge fan and an early …

Flying Yacht Is A Taste Of The Future (VIDEO)

If a large yacht somehow fails to adequately convey fabulous wealth to you, then maybe a large <i>flying</i> yacht will do the trick.<p>Airplane designer Yelken Octuri has come up with a plan for just such a thing: a 150-foot yacht that transforms into a seaplane.<p>As you can see in this video from GeoBeats …

Augmented-reality contact lenses to be human-ready at CES

Anyone who has ever dreamed up a sci-fi future in which neon interfaces float in front of us and information exists not on screens, but projected onto our eyes, is likely watching the blossoming wearable technology market with great anticipation. With its iOptik system, wearables startup Innovega …

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CES reveals the near future's most incredible toys

International CES is packed with all kinds of weird and wonderful gadgets, with some of the best being tech-infused toys. Here are some highlights.<p>Parrot Jumping Sumo<p>This little two-wheeled robot is controlled by a smartphone or tablet via Wi-Fi, has a camera in its nose and can make 90-degree …

Startup trends for 2014 | The Network | The Network

Tech bubble? What tech bubble? Despite the vertiginous valuations of some tech darlings, the pace of innovation shows no sign of slowing down. And it’s coming from all over: startups these days are just as likely to spring from the Midwest —or Mideast—as Silicon Valley and other traditional tech …

This group just created a address book for the internet of things

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>The internet of things is coming, but few normal people want to be the intermediary between dozens or the hundreds of …

Why car & energy companies have a hard time experimenting like Google does

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>There seems to be a misunderstanding out there about why Google (s GOOG) and some other internet companies do so much …

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Gorgeous Tokyoflash Kisai Space Digits Wood Watch

<b>Kisai Space Digits Watch</b> now is available with wooden strap. Just in case you didn’t know, we have previously featured the first version here. It …

Sylvain Toulouse – Personal Identity

Sylvain Toulouse – Identity and Stationary Package.<p>The aim of this personal identity is to stand out from the designers crowd and all the numerous …

Outdoor Lounge Chairs Made From Recovered Sails

DVELAS is a Spain-based initiative that finds new uses for old and deteriorated sails from sailboats, who we’ve featured previously. They not only …