Category Archives: CULTURE

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There Is Now a Video Game Centered around Assembling IKEA Furniture

2 days ago

For some (college students?) it’s a necessity, for others (psychopaths?) it’s a hobby. Assembling flat-packed IKEA furniture really isn’t as bad as many make it out to be, but it’s…

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Things You (Maybe) Need: The 2,996-Piece Lego SHIELD Helicarrier

2 days ago

For those who enjoy the brain activity of assembling thousand-plus part models in SolidWorks, this new ‘desk toy’ just might be right up your alley. Set to be unveiled at…

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Modular Nerf Blaster Lets Kids Play Engineer with Over 30 Possible Design Combinations

4 days ago

For those that grew up in the 1980s and early 1990s, it’s likely that some of the best weekends-ever consisted of epic Nerf soft-dart Blaster fights and fort-building. Unlike LEGOs,…

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Inspire the Nascent Nerd within Your Children with This Robot Coloring Book

6 days ago

For our readers who might have little ones running around playing engineer or designer, we noticed something on Adafruit.com that quite frankly…we couldn’t help but share. Departing from the standard…

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10 Reasons Why Microsoft’s New HoloLens Could Change the Future of Product Design

1 week ago

It’s no secret that the HoloLens was among one of the most exciting tech announcements within the past year – if not years – when it was unveiled by Microsoft…

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A Closer Look at the Original Apple Watch…Released in 1995

2 weeks ago

Although the upcoming Apple Watch will certainly have a few bells and whistles that will turn legions of fanboys into an army of Dick Tracys, it is not the first…

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The Modified Jawzall Power Saw Cuts with Actual Shark Teeth

2 weeks ago

While it’s common for blade marketers to use some form of shark imagery or “SharkSaw” terminology in their otherwise metal-based products, we’ve been yet to see an actual saw blade…

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Ohm, not Om – A Closer Look at Leonardo Ulian’s Techno-Spiritual Mandalas

2 weeks ago

Commonly seen in Hinduism, Buddhism and Phish concerts, mandalas are usually¬†made of colorful threads or even sand in overwhelmingly complex patterns to express a religious reverence for the infinite beauty…

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New 4K Drone Footage Reveals Build Update of Apple’s New Headquarters

4 weeks ago

Since his famous presentation in front of the Cupertino City Council on June 7th, 2011 (just one day after presenting at the 2011 WWDC), Steve Jobs’ vision of bringing a…