Stormfly: A Wearable Computer

Feb 8, 2013 | Mobile & Web | Tech News

Stormfly: A Wearable Computer

Laptops are a heavy burden to carry from place to place, yet cloud storage is not the perfect solution. Enter Stormfly, a wristband that has a built-in open source operating system that is said to have the ability to plug into, and work, on any computer regardless of OS. On… Read More 

Tokyo Researchers Create Moth-Powered Robots

Feb 7, 2013 | Tech News

Tokyo Researchers Create Moth-Powered Robots

In Tokyo researchers have made a robot that is powered by a male silk moth on a trackball and can be steered to a specific destination with the help of female silk moth pheromones.  Read their recently published research paper here. Watch the video above to see a moth steer… Read More 

What’s the big Dio?

Feb 7, 2013 | Mobile & Web

What’s the big Dio?

Linden Labs are probably best known for creating the wild and wacky world of ‘Second Life’, an online 3D environment that everyone touted as the next big thing but in many ways fizzled and became less relevant in recent years.  With their new endeavor, ‘dio‘ Linden Labs is merging two… Read More 

Have an Augmented Reality Zoo on Your Desk

Jan 23, 2013 | Augmented Reality

Have an Augmented Reality Zoo on Your Desk

Have you ever found yourself watching Planet Earth, wishing you could take home one of those adorable Emperor Penguins to have as a pet of your own? While having a real-life penguin may not be a feasible option, with Jarpet you could one day have  your own augmented reality zoo… Read More 

‘3rd Person View’ for the Extreme Narcissist

Jan 22, 2013 | Tech News

‘3rd Person View’ for the Extreme Narcissist

  Dutch film producer Thijs Vrij has created a great system for Gopro owners who want to capture themselves pulling insane stunts on their snowboard, kite surfer or dirt bike. The system consists of a lightweight harness and boom that allows you to mount your camera at an angle above… Read More 

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