News

Festo Dual Wing Generator

Festo Dual Wing Generator

Dual Wing Generator – Power Generation With The Wing-Beating Principle With the DualWingGenerator, Festo has developed an extraordinary technology platform as part of the Bionic Learning Network. In contrast to conventional small wind power stations, the system uses two pairs of opposing wings instead of rotor blades to generate power. Reverse Principle of the Natural Beating of Wings The system’s […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 3 comments · News, Technology
CR-1 Carbon Fiber RV

CR-1 Carbon Fiber RV

Global Caravan Technologies, Inc. unveils its first all carbon fiber RV. Style and craftsmanship are blended uniquely together in the CR-1 Carbon to pave way for unprecedented luxury standards and options, making camping more glamorous. The CR-1 Carbon is the first of many planned products in the CR-Series, and is one of the more premium offerings for super-luxury towables by […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Design, Lifestyle, News
boxLIFE boxGATE – The Ultimate Tailgate Party

boxLIFE boxGATE – The Ultimate Tailgate Party

Football season may be months away, but that doesn’t mean we can’t daydream about tailgating. Forget about the rickety old camp grill and cooler in the back of your van: the future of tailgating is boxGATE, a brilliantly overkill pop-up party that unfolds from a shipping container. It’s the Transformers of tailgating! Texas Tech alumni Jane’t Howey and Sheryl Estes […]

BomBoard – Portable High Performance Jet Ski

BomBoard – Portable High Performance Jet Ski

The world’s only modular, high performance jet ski at the world’s lowest price The BomBoard is a radical new high performance personal watercraft specifically designed for action sports enthusiasts. BomBoard will enable you to speed across the water inches from the surface performing stunts and maneuvers captured on video and shared with fellow enthusiasts throughout the world. Join other enthusiasts […]

by · March 31, 2014 · 1 comment · Lifestyle, News, Sports
Get Tubed – In a Pneumatic Elevator

Get Tubed – In a Pneumatic Elevator

It takes work to go upstairs, but it doesn’t have to. That’s why elevators were invented. If you want an elevator in your home, though, it takes some serious construction. Why not travel through pneumatic tubes like the Jetsons? No, seriously, you can. Dayton Elevators makes pneumatic vacuum elevators that can be easily installed in any house with the right […]

Devastated Family Struggling To Cope After Losing Everything On DVR

Devastated Family Struggling To Cope After Losing Everything On DVR

The Talbott family has suffered a tragic loss. Everything the family had saved for years, all of it disappeared in an instant. Now as The Onion reports, they set to the task of rebuilding their lives after the huge setback of a crashed DVR. The Onion Via Gizmodo

by · March 30, 2014 · 1 comment · Fun Stuff, Humor, News
Smart Phocus Turns Your iPhone Into a Capable Video Camera

Smart Phocus Turns Your iPhone Into a Capable Video Camera

Based in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, Smart Phocus is a team of passionate photographers and videographers changing the way people capture moments of time through the use of smartphones. Smart Phocus manufactures cases and accessories to turn your digital device into a high quality production machine. Simply slide on a Smart Phocus case, then affix any one of the […]

3D-Printed Adapter Turns Bamboo Skewers Into an Easy-Clean Whisk

3D-Printed Adapter Turns Bamboo Skewers Into an Easy-Clean Whisk

If there’s one tool that’s a necessary evil in your kitchen it’s the whisk. Its ability to blend and whip is matched only by its resistance to being cleaned. But if you have access to a 3D printer and a bag of bamboo skewers, this simple adapter could mean you’ll never have to clean out the nook and crannies on […]

by · March 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Design, Home, Lifestyle, News
Camera used on Moon Landing Sold for $758,489

Camera used on Moon Landing Sold for $758,489

VIENNA (AP) — It was put on auction as a camera that made it to the moon and back. And it had its price — nearly $760,000. The Hasselblad 500 sold over the weekend is described by Vienna auctioneers Galerie Westlicht as part of the equipment carried by the 1971 Apollo 15 mission, the fourth manned mission to land on […]

by · March 28, 2014 · 1 comment · News, Photography, Technology
Carter Fears NSA is Spying on His Emails

Carter Fears NSA is Spying on His Emails

Former President Jimmy Carter (D) says he thinks the National Security Agency might be monitoring his emails. In an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Carter said he sends messages to foreign leaders via snail mail instead. “As a matter of fact, you know, I have felt that my own communications were probably monitored. And when I want to communicate […]

by · March 28, 2014 · 1 comment · News, Politics