Category Archives: TECH

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Developing the Hackaball: An Interview with the Designers Behind the Kickstarter Hit

3 days ago

Often referred to by experts as the M2 Generation, there’s no limit to the amount of time kids aged 6 to 10 will spend playing with apps on various multimedia…

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Researchers Design a Device That Lets Hearing Impaired Listen with Their Tongues

1 week ago

Being deaf or hard of hearing can be a difficult impairment to overcome and while some turn to learning sign language to communicate, others turn to getting cochlear implants, which…

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What Is a Technology Designer and Are You One of Them?

3 weeks ago

“It’s Time For Industrial Design To Grow Up” is the clickbait title of a Fast Co. article trying to define what it is industrial designers are really doing in their jobs….

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

4 weeks 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 weeks 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

1 month 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.

2 months 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

2 months 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)

2 months 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…