Hacking is still a loaded concept for many, often conjuring negative images of corporate espionage, fraudsters and prank-minded script kiddies. PBS' Off
The conclusion is that either people are in a big rush to learn about computers, or that computers are somehow fabulously easier to learn than anything else. There are no books on how to learn Beethoven, or Quantum Physics, or even Dog Grooming in a...
Want to see Legacy, Ark and the 3rd Letter - 3 fantastic short sci fi movies by Grzegorz Jonkajtys? Come watch them on www.SingularityWeblog.com
Introducing a groundbreaking technique that seamlessly merges computer-generated and hand-drawn animation techniques, first-time director John Kahrs takes the art of animation in a bold new direction with the Oscar®-nominated short, "Paperman." Using...
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We feature a lot of do-it-yourself projects here at Lifehacker, but oftentimes they seem undoable because they require a skill you don't have. Thankfully, there are quite a few DIY skills out there that are much easier to learn than you think.
The Archive of Interesting Code is an (ambitious) effort on my part to research, intuit, and code up every interesting and ever invented. In doing so, I hope both to learn the mathematical techniques that power these technologies and to improve...
Here are some of the more successful robotic devices I've designed and constructed, as well as some other bits of unusual hardware:
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The BristleBot is a simple and tiny robot with an agenda. The ingredients? One toothbrush, a battery, and a pager motor. The result? Serious fun. (YouTube video .)
Answering your hypothetical questions with physics, every Tuesday.
Cornell researchers have built a robot that works out its own model of itself and can revise the model to adapt to injury. First, it teaches itself to walk. Then, when damaged, it teaches itself to limp.
VideoFrench car manufacturer Peugot Citreon has announced that it will release the first air-powered hybrid car in 2016. The hybrid will utilize a compressed air system that kicks in when the car runs below 43 MPH. Like other hybrids, a gasoline en...
With the Windows 8 launch just around the corner, you may need a hardware upgrade to prepare for the new OS. We show you how to build a fast, Windows 8-ready system you can be proud of that won't break the bank.