Tag Archive: technology


Cookie Monster iPhone Ad

Siri helps Cookie Monster time his latest fix.

Team of Six Tiny Robots Pull a Two-Ton Car

A team of six µTug Microrobots weighing a collective 100g work together like ants to pull a 3,900-lb car on polished concrete in a video by the Biomimetics and Dexterous Manipulation Lab at Stanford University. The robots work slowly, but by using an adhesive pad inspired by geckos and a simple winch system they can move objects up to 2,000 times its their own weight.

Saturn, with a crescent Titan in the background, taken by NASA’s Cassini on 8/11/14.

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Drone propeller supplier Propsman has shared a drone’s-eye view of an FPV drone race through, around, and over a crowded warehouse. The competing drones make sharp turns around flags, duck quickly through gates, and generally avoid objects in the warehouse as they fight for first place.

If Google Was A Guy (Part 5)

CollegeHumor continues to imagine what it would be like if Google was an actual person. Wait for WebMD at the end.

Tripp and Tyler revisit the Conference Calls in Real Life, this time doing a VIDEO Conference Call in Real Life.

Jesse Wellens of the PrankvsPrank YouTube channel dressed as Aladdin and took an electric magic carpet ride around New York City surprising and delighting onlookers. The prank used a Boosted electric skateboard.

The parents of 13-year old Caitlin Teagart have decided to end her life, saying she can now do nothing but lay on the couch and whine about things being “gay.”

From The Onion, of course.

That’s right, this blog has been continuously running for ten years today.

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We started out as a beta tester on Vox, from an invite from my wonderful friend Tim. When Vox died, many of us migrated over to WordPress.

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I thank you all for checking in and commenting over the years. We’ve made some wonderful friends through this forum.

10 years

Here’s to another ten!

 

CollegeHumor wants us to just start a new thread already.

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