Custom-built Hoverbike prototypes are now available for...
Back in June of last year we told you about Chris Malloy's awesome Hoverbike, a Star Wars Speeder-like aircraft that is ridden like a motorcycle but has ducted fans at the front and back instead of wheels.
Goodbye Animated GIFs, Say Hello to Cinemagraphs
Cinemagraph is a new form of animated GIF, the only difference being that only a particular portion of the image is animated. Here's a gallery of some beautiful cinemagraphs.
Now Is The Time - Online Alarm Clock
NOW is the time on the Online Alarm Clock - set an alarm & seize the moment! There's no time like right NOW, so don't lose sight of it.
How to Get a Copy of Your FBI File (idea)@Everything2.com...
Everything2 is a community for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, and more. Get writing help or enjoy nearly a half million pieces of original writing.
iPhone 5 rumors: leaked parts give view into new phone
Aug. 13, 2012 - Apple is renowned for its secrecy around the development and launch of new products, and always refuses to talk about what's coming next. We don't even know
Earth Mapped to Minecraft…TO SCALE
Sweet mother of God, it's the autist motherlode! The industrial folks over at MinecraftForum.net have collaborated to create the ultimate experience in exploratory MineCraft. After downloading the map, players can explore a fully playable 1:1 Plane...
A Short Film Imagines a Creepy World as Seen Through Augmented-Reality...
The augmented-reality eyewear of Google's Project Glass won't be available until 2013. But two students from the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem are imagining the technological leap that might come next: augmented-reality contacts com...
Hasegawa Yosuke makes origami out of dolla dolla bills
Hasegawa Yosuke folds dollar bills (and rupees and yen and pesos, etc) into the faces of little historical figures.
Google Announces Google Fiber
Google has just announced Google Fiber, a broadband service and interactive television provider that will offer internet speeds up to 100x faster than average broadband. Google promises adopters...
100 Most Valuable Movie Stars: Robert Downey Jr. & More
Vulture devised a formula to decide who matters most in movies - and you can adjust the stats to make your own list, too.
Olympic science: Re-engineering swimming styles
New technology is starting to catch up with the needs of swimmers and their coaches, and may help to improve training regimens for the next generation of Olympians.
The 6 Most Badass Skills You Can Learn in Under a Week
There are classes you could take this year that could get you half-way to James Bondhood, many of them taking a week or less of your precious, movie-watching time.
6 Real People With Mind-Blowing Mutant Superpowers
We've all dreamed of having superpowers at some point (today), and these are the rare cases where people actually got them.
You can now buy an UZI for $25 ... but it's a pen
The UZI Tactical Defender Pen allows users to break glass, obtain DNA samples from attackers, get out of handcuffs ... and to write.
Watermelonade Recipe at Epicurious.com
Find the recipe for Watermelonade and other watermelon recipes at Epicurious.com
Black Solar Cell Absorbs 99.7% of All Light
Scientists over at Natcore Tech have created the world's "blackest" solar cell to date. With an average reflectance of 0.3%, these black silicon wafers absorb more light than any other, which means more of the sun's energy gets converted to energy.
Mozilla launches BrowserQuest to showcase HTML5, WebSockets...
Mozilla has launched a browser-based MMO game designed to showcase the capabilities and the future of HTML5 gaming. BrowserQuest is a retro-style adventure game designed by Little Workshop that's been injected with a dose of multiplayer goodness and ...
New breed of plastic bleeds, heals itself
Researchers at the University of Southern Mississippi develop a new kind of plastic that bleeds and then heals itself over and over again. Read this article by Bonnie Cha on CNET.
Alienware Launches Its ‘Smallest Desktop' Ever, but Do...
Mod of the Year 2011
High Performance Custom Rig Built Inside A Glass Desk
About the Desk Mod When you take the chassis, the wiring, and the desk legs out of the picture, the result is an incredible clean and to-the-point workspace. This desk
Buffalo CloudStation (CloudStor) Powered by PogoPlug
How many GB would one file cabinet hold?
HOWTO: Writing a Computer Emulator
I wrote this document after receiving large amounts of email from people who would like to write an emulator of one or another computer but do not know where to start. Any opinions and advices contained in the following text are mine alone and should...
Emperor Workstation - The Awesomer
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Build Your Own Computer Part 1 - The Basics
Building your own computer is a piece of cake, and can be really useful besides. But it can be tough to figure out where to start. Processors? Motherboards? RAM? This post is the first of a series ...
NZXT Switch 810: When Too Much Isn't Enough
Logitech's G15 Keyboard with adjustable-tilt LCD display...
Coding Horror: Because Everyone Needs a Router
Do you remember when a router used to be an exotic bit of network kit?
The animated guide to Building a PC. Learn to build a PC...
The animated guide to building a PC. Leading you through the PC building process step by step, from choosing your parts to assembling them and installing the OS. You too can build a PC with the PCitYourself! animated guide.
Caution: Her clothes WILL fall off
I'm working on a theory that these songs will make a girl's clothes fall off at will. You can thank me later. Music by Massive Attack, The XX, and The Weeknd.
Apple reportedly swapping recalled iPod nanos for 6G counterparts;...
It's been a few weeks since Apple's issued a worldwide recall on a number of its first-gen iPod nanos at risk for becoming uncomfortably hot
11 cheap gifts guaranteed to impress science geeks.
11 cheap gifts guaranteed to impress science geeks
6 Reasons The Guy Who's Fixing Your Computer Hates You
By my calculations, about 96% of all computer repairs are done, not by the local computer guy or the Geek Squad, but by The Friend Who is Good With Computers. Often that friend is nothing more than an average computer user who knows how to look up er...
Featured: 40 Beautiful Female Portrait Shots From deviantART...
If you are an avid female portrait explorer, or if you are just in search of inspiration for portrait photography, self-portrait, then this good list of 40 beautiful female portraits should help y
Twine, A Simple and Versatile Web-Enabled Sensor Module
Twine by Supermechanical is a web-enabled sensor module that can connect all manner of things to the Internet (video). Internal and external sensors
A taxi driver's ultimate revenge on customer through Facebook...
As Redditor tickle-teh-pickle puts it, "I don't always agree with cabbies, but when I do, it's for teaching a douchebag a lesson." (via The Daily What and reddit )
LG reveals X-Note Z330 Ultrabook, claims it cold boots in...
Not to be confused with the bulkier P330 13.3-incher we saw last month, the new X-Note Z330 looks to have toned up to gain membership
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How to Build the Perfect Garage PC
A modern workshop needs to be computerized, but a shop is no place for a dainty laptop that can't withstand some grease and grime. So three PM editors built a garage-friendly computer that fits in the bottom drawer of a rolling tool cart.
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich review
The next version of each smartphone's operating system is always the best. We impatiently wait for the latest and greatest firmware to come around,
Four Floppy Drives Serenade You With "Still Alive"
This video has been out there for a month or so, but I've never seen it and I bet a few of you haven't either. In it four floppy drives render Portal's "Still Alive", by Jonathan Coulton.
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Gerber Apocalypse Kit
How many of you reading this have contingency plans prepared for the zombie apocalypse? Be honest. Even before The Walking Dead (one of the few reasons we'll actually get out of bed on Sunday), Romero gave us plenty of good things to think about. Are...
Hack your monitor and 3D glasses, ensure ultimate privacy...
You've always wanted a bit more privacy with your monitor (porn jokes notwithstanding) and if you're willing to tear apart a spare LCD monitor an
Google Music vs. Apple iTunes vs. Amazon Cloud Player
Google Music has finally come out of beta, is available to all, and now lets you buy songs. How does it stack up?
15 Things Worth Knowing About Coffee - The Oatmeal
It all started with some dancing goats.
Superhydrophobic spray means no more clothes to wash
Nov. 12, 2011 - Ross Technology Corp is a company that specializes in steel products including non-slip flooring, security, and racks. For the tech enthusiast, that may
The Ultimate Movie Drinking Games List!
Enjoy any movie with a drinking game. Drinking movies are fun to watch with friends and family. Browse The Ultimate Movie Drinking Games List! Drink responsibly.
Holograms You Can Manipulate With Your Hands
23 incredible new technologies you'll see by 2021
The Maya said we're due for a shake-up soon. Turns out, they were right.
5 Jaw-dropping Virtual Computer Concept Designs Ever Presented...
DESCRIPTION We are so traditional in our ways that we tend to presume the obvious materials of choice for
Ten things you don't know about the Earth
10 Things | Look up, look down, look out, look around.--- Yes, "It Can Happen"Good advice from the 70s progressive band. Look around you. Unless you're one of the
Motivational Generator - Lesbian
This USB 3.0 Flash Drive Has 2 TB of Storage
During Display Taiwan, Transcend and Taiwan's ITRI displayed a finger-long USB stick that reportedly offers 2 TB of storage. That's no typo. It somehow holds up to 2 terabytes worth of information.So far neither company has released anything...
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