Category Archives: TECH

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Graffiti Mapped: This Next-Generation Street Art Is Brought to Life with 3D Mapping

3 days ago

We don’t normally report on street art here on SolidSmack, but we do love sharing various 3D technologies and the use of raw talent – if for no other reason…

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IKEA Is Now Incorporatating Wireless Charging into Furniture Designs

4 days ago

Starting next month, some flat-pack college dorm furniture may be more design and environmentally-savvy than that table you bought last year that you swore would be handed down to your…

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Forget Google Glass and Apple Watch, These Smart Headphones Are Just 20 Bucks

2 weeks ago

It goes without saying – wearable devices are a hot topic these days and while many designers and corporations are primarily focusing on wrist and eyewear, China-based Eamey has been…

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Welcome Back 3-Button Mouse. 3Dconnexion Announces the CadMouse.

4 weeks ago

Today, 3Dconnexion announce a new product. They’re not pucking around with another SpaceMouse, though, oh no. Today, they announce the CadMouse, which is less like a 3D Mouse, and more like your…

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Google’s Project Tango 3D Scanning Tablet Moves Closer to Reality

1 month ago

For the past couple of years, the engineers at Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects Group (ATAP) have been heavily-focused on their 3D mapping technology in the form of Project Tango….

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KeyMouse – A Sight for Sore Hands (Final 24 hours on Kickstarter)

1 month ago

If you thought combining Keyboards and guitars was a neat way to spend your Saturdays, then you best prepare yourself. The KeyMouse is the brainchild of two brothers from Utah…

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Researchers Use This One Weird Trick to Make Superhydrophobic Metal

1 month ago

Brace yourselves – this is actually a pretty big deal. Last week, researchers out of the University of Rochester used laser etching methods to create unique patterns that made metal…

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Magic Leap – Watch out for Virtual Giant Monsters That Eat Your Loved Ones

1 month ago

Magic Leap. It’s … something. Variously described as a 3D TV, Augmented Reality device or a Virtual Reality device like Oculus Rift, it’s been confirmed via leaks and patents that…

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Pings from Above – Google Invests in SpaceX to Bring the Internet to All

1 month ago

Confirming rumors, SpaceX has announced that they will be receiving a hefty $900 million investment from Google to help push the internet into orbit with a myriad of satellites. At a valuation of…