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App Turns Your Photos Into Music

App Turns Your Photos Into Music

Tech CEO Thomas Fisk started with a simple goal: make an app that turns one thing into another thing. He says his new service PicSong can do just that. (Brought To You By HBO’s Silicon Valley) Via The Onion

by · March 26, 2014 · 1 comment · Fun Stuff, Humor, News
Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires

Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires

Irvine, Calif., March 19, 2014-Titanium alloy golf clubs can cause dangerous wildfires, according to UC Irvine scientists. When a club coated with the lightweight metal is swung and strikes a rock, it creates sparks that can heat to more than 3,000 degrees Fahrenheit for long enough to ignite dry foliage, according to findings published recently in the peer-reviewed journal Fire […]

by · March 26, 2014 · 1 comment · News, Sports
Android Smartphones Can Finally Get Predator Vision Too

Android Smartphones Can Finally Get Predator Vision Too

Earlier in the year, FLIR got us all hot and bothered by revealing a thermal vision smartphone case that could actually see our excitement. Unfortunately it’s only for iPhone users, and won’t be available until the early summer. But Android fans will have the last laugh with their own thermal imaging add-on—the Therm-App—that’s already available. Working with Android 4.1+ handsets […]

3D Printed Tape Measure

3D Printed Tape Measure

Maybe the most practical dream of a 3D-printing future is on-demand widgets. Missing Ikea pieces, just a button-press away. But what about instant tools, completely assembled and usable straight from the printer? That future’s almost here. You can’t print a whole toolbox yet, but tinkerer AngryMonk has developed two plans—one for a tape-measure, one for a dial caliper—that print completely […]

by · March 26, 2014 · 1 comment · News, Technology
Walking Dead Tribute Beer – Made With Real Brains

Walking Dead Tribute Beer – Made With Real Brains

The folks at Dock Street Brewing Co. really love beer. They also apparently really love AMC’s The Walking Dead. Putting these two loves together was a no-brainer. Or wait. The exact opposite of that. Yes, the Philadelphia brewery will celebrate the season finale of The Walking Dead with Dock Street Walker, a beer brewed with actual noggin parts. But don’t […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Food, Lifestyle, News
Torque Audio t103z Earbuds

Torque Audio t103z Earbuds

Hey, we’re not here to judge, OK? We won’t say anything about you using Apple’s pack-in EarPods and you can keep your thoughts to yourself about us paying $180 for in-ear headphones. Cool? Cool. I came across Torque Audio at Engadget’s recent Expand conference and was genuinely impressed with its t103z headphones. As an avid musician, it’s unlikely you’ll find […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Audiophile, Gadgets, News, Technology
Is It Art?  No, It’s a Air Conditioner

Is It Art? No, It’s a Air Conditioner

Those living in apartments or homes without central air have to come to terms with ugly, boxy air conditioners hanging out their windows. It’s either that, or be roasted alive in the summer. But it doesn’t have to be that way, not when LG is somehow packing air conditioners into these ultra-slim housings that hang on your wall like artwork. […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Design, Home, Lifestyle, News
Halfbike – The Personal Vehicle That Brings Joy Back To Urban Mobility

Halfbike – The Personal Vehicle That Brings Joy Back To Urban Mobility

Experience The City in a New Way Halfbike brings you a completely new experience. It’s a vehicle that combines running and cycling, which turns out to be remarkably exciting and fun for getting around the city. A bicycle revised both in terms of size and functionality, a new kind of personal vehicle designed with rider experience in mind. Halfbike is […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Design, Lifestyle, News, Sports
Cool – GE Aeros Smart Air Conditioner

Cool – GE Aeros Smart Air Conditioner

Quirky is more than just bendy power strips these days — recently, it’s been pushing its vision of the connected home thanks to a multi-million dollar partnership with GE. So far their deal has yielded stuff like intelligent egg trays (seriously) and clocks, but they’re unveiling something much cooler today: the Aros, an 8,000 BTU smart air conditioner. Yes, really. […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Design, Home, Lifestyle, News, Technology
Watch These Robots Play With Trains

Watch These Robots Play With Trains

t seems the best way to impress someone on the market for a set of industrial robotic arms is to demo them playing with kid’s toys. First DENSO Robotics did it with slot cars, and now ABB gets in on the action with this mesmerizing model train demo. You’d think that demoing these IRB140 robots and their synced MultiMove software […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Fun Stuff, News, Technology, Video