Archive for the 'Gadgets' Category

Computer Interfaces: Interactive Mirror

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This is a patent pending touch capable mirror features proximity sensors, gesturing, and both near-field and far-field infrared. Conceptualized by Alpay Kasal of Lit Studios and Sam Ewen of Interference Inc. Designed/constructed by Alpay Kasal.

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Fun: A Calculator built with LBP

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A video of a small 8bit calculator build within the LittleBigPlanet world creation platform for the PlayStation 3. This is the emulation of an electronic calculator with 610 switches, 500 wires, 430 pistons, 70 emitters and more implemented in the beta version of the creator.

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Sci-Fi: Starship dimensions

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If you like Science Fiction movies have a look at Jeff Russell’s Starship Dimensions pages. It provides pixel exact drawings of 218 starships and if you’re using IE you can compare the drawings directly on screen by dragging them around.

The in-scale drawings include starships from Sci-Fi movies such as Star Trek, Star Wars, Babylon 5, ID4, Macross/Robotech, Lexx, Freespace, and Battlestar Galactica. Zoom ranges include…

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DIY: Make your own Porsche Wallpaper

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Called “Picture it“, Porsche has made an online image application available that allows to combine your own images as background with images of Porsche cars.

Porsche suggests that you use an image of “your drive way” as background, but any other picture is possible as well (as long as it is smaller than 4MB). We’ve used some…

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DIY: Two more ideas for things made out of paper

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Two more additions to our loose series on great paper craft sites – guitars and disasters…

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Software: World Clock Screen-Saver

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The World Clock by Simon Heys is an interesting screen-saver for Mac OS X, Windows PCs and the Apple iPhone. Very interesting typography and eye friendly dark background…

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