Peter W Huettemann

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How To: Will Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Actually Speed Up Your iPhone? Check Here

Apple has been in hot water ever since the news that the company slows down iPhones with older batteries. The iPhone maker is now in damage control, …

How to Erase Your Old iPhone or iPad Before Selling It or Trading It In

If you got a new iPhone or iPad for Christmas, you may have an old one that you're ready to sell or trade in to get a bit of extra cash. You'll want to make sure to adequately erase everything on it to get it ready for its next owner.<p>There are only a few steps to follow so it take you just a few …

The 5 basic types of logo and how to use them

Not sure where to start with your logo design? Maybe you should begin by deciding what style of logo it’s going to be.<p>Logo styles can be divided into …

Graphic Design

A simple guide to fixing scratches on your car

Scratches are like the old torture of death by a thousand cuts. Eventually, they'll destroy your car's finish by allowing rust to develop on metal parts. And like the great Canadian poet said, rust never sleeps.<p>Neil Young references aside, a while back I suggested two ways to repair scratches. …

Home Improvement

Designed Stools Made from Wood and Resin

HATTERN is South Korean design studio. They imagined a collection of stools entitled <i>Zero Per Stool</i>. Furniture are made from wood and resin. The top …

Furniture

Adesso AKB-636 Mechanical Keyboard Inspired By Retro Typewriters Now Available For $100

If you have been patiently waiting for the retro typewriter inspired mechanical keyboard to be launched by Adesso, which takes the form of the Adesso …

Gear & Gadgets

20+ Unbelievable Photorealistic Portraits Drawn with a Ballpoint Pen

A ballpoint pen—we’ve all owned one at some point in our lives. Whether a Bic or another type of biro pen, this tool for writing is transformed into something magical in the hands of the right artist. Ballpoint pen art has become its own niche genre, with many biro artists focusing on …

Emko's Circular Hideaway Desk and Storage Cabinet

The Pill is an all round success<p>When it comes to space efficiency, it doesn't make much sense to choose a circle as the shape of a cabinet or a …

This Gif Illustrates The Mind-Melting Number of Galaxies in The Universe

We need a moment here.<p>Of the thousands of photos taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, one stands out as the shot that changed astronomy forever. …

AAA: You’re All Wasting Billions Of Dollars On Premium Gas, So Stop It

The American Automobile Association has an important message for Americans: we’re all wasting billions of dollars every year on premium gasoline for …

Artist Uses A SINGLE Thread To Recreate Renaissance Painting

Greek artist Petros Vrellis believes that the most important thing is to find new ways to “play” by experimenting and breaking the rules. Even though …

Artist "Paints" with Gunpowder and Finishes His Work by Setting It on Fire

Artist Danny Shervin spends an incredible amount of time perfecting his nature-inspired imagery only to set it on fire once he’s done. For a conventional work of art, this would probably be the end, but it’s the contrary for Shervin—the flames bring his pieces to life.<p>Working under the name Paint …

Art

Hilarious chart shows how committees kill creativity

So, you've done loads of market research. You've thrashed out some ideas on a mood board, and you're just putting the finishing touches to your …

Graphic Design

Star

Latest<p>Dragon Ball FighterZ Bug Sends Players Flying Off Screen<p>Dragon Ball FighterZ 4 minutes ago<p>Dragon Ball FighterZ<p>'Star Trek: Discovery' …

Comics

The last job on Earth: imagining a fully automated world – video

Machines could take 50% of our jobs in the next 30 years, according to scientists. While we can’t predict the future, we can imagine a world without work – one where those who own the tech get rich from it and everyone else ekes out a living, propped up by an increasingly fragile state. Meet Alice, …

“Are We Alone in the Universe?” Is the Wrong Question

We’ve been asking ourselves “Are we alone?” for millennia. Greek philosopher Anaximander (circa 610–circa 546 B.C.) is credited with starting the …

Music of the Spheres

When space and astronomy based time-lapse animations started becoming popular a couple of years ago, all it took was some cool imagery to get …

Time-lapse Photography

The 25 most valuable Lego sets of all time, from the Millennium Falcon to the Statue of Liberty

Lego bricks aren't just for stepping on and screaming in horror.<p>They're also quite the commodity.<p>The beloved building toy has spawned a secondary …

Lego

An artist has completely re-envisioned the most mundane piece of furniture

This beautiful reinvention of the standard side cabinet is a moving, flexible art piece. Artist Sebastian Errazuriz created the Wave Cabinet as a way to invite people to "look at one of the simplest forms of furniture design and to forget that we're talking about furniture."<p>Sebastian Errazuriz is …

Furniture

Vintage Industrial Hure Crank Table

It's difficult to deny how popular industrial decor has become recently, and one of the most sought after items are Crank Tables. The Hure Crank …

Two graphic designers are trying to preserve NASA’s famous 1970s 'Worm' logo

It was the logo that rebranded the space agency<p>A logo should immediately convey a company’s identity. With the right visual style, it can communicate the goals and ambitions of an organization without the use of words. But as crucial as it is to pick the right logo, these graphics aren’t unbending. …

Build the Life-Sized Object of Your Dreams with Giant LEGO Bricks for Adults

Anyone who's ever played with LEGO bricks knows there's something magical about assembling sophisticated structures and displays from a pile of individual pieces of plastic. Now, adults can have the same fun with EverBlock, a new modular building system of oversized blocks capable of forming …

Lego

Google announces OnHub, a $200 router focused on simplicity

Routers have never been particularly exciting pieces of technology, but now Google is trying to change that. It announced today that it's created a router called OnHub. OnHub is supposed to be easy to set up and manage, have high performance, and be able to tie together smart home accessories. The …

Smart Homes

Death Shows a Dead Man Many Things in Animated Short - CODA

“Humans Need Not Apply”: great video on automation and human work (via Slate). Must watch.

This past January, the <i>Economist</i> set off alarm bells when it noted in a story on the future of work that 47 percent of jobs were at risk of becoming …

Wall Street

Tiny magnetic keyboard delivers touch-typing with just eight keys

The portable keyboard has been reinvented once again, this time as the TextBlade, a miniscule magnetic click-together gadget with multitouch keys.<p>Typing on tablet and smartphone screens isn't everyone's idea of a good time. They're small, it's easy to tap the wrong key and you don't get the …

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

Awe-Inspiring Space Travel Sci-Fi Short - WANDERERS

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