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The Future of Work: Telepresence Robots Finally Get Interesting

Though a remotely-controlled telepresence robot on wheels with your face on it may help assert one’s presence in a meeting room on the other side of the world, there’s no denying that the people on the other end doing the whole “interacting” thing with said robot might find it a bit off-putting—creepy, even.

LEGO’s New Technic Land Rover Defender Features a Crazy-Sophisticated Gearbox

LEGO’s New Technic Land Rover Defender Features a Crazy-Sophisticated Gearbox

LEGO tie-ins with upcoming vehicles are nothing new, and the Jaguar 2020 Land Rover Defender is no exception. While the real thing will be out sometime next Spring (and it looks to be awesome), you can get the LEGO version as soon as next week.

Mamma Mia! This Functional PC is Made of Pasta!

Mamma Mia! This Functional PC is Made of Pasta!

Save for the gluten-free militia, just about everybody loves pasta. It’s filling, reasonably easy to cook, and you can still eat it long after your teeth have fallen out from old age. 

This Insane 3D Art Series Shines a Modern Light on Retro Technologies

This Insane 3D Art Series Shines a Modern Light on Retro Technologies

If you’re ever on Twitter or Instagram, chances are you’ve come across your fair share of smooth animations and design photos. You know the ones: 3D rendered clips and images that look and flow so well they have to be computer-generated.

Simone Giertz Takes Matters Into Her Own Hands And Makes Her Own Tesla Pickup Truck

Simone Giertz Takes Matters Into Her Own Hands And Makes Her Own Tesla Pickup Truck

Ever since Elon Musk took to Twitter to ask his followers what they would like from a Tesla pickup truck, the world has waited with bated breath. Of course, this was back in 2018, and as we all know, he never really followed up on his promise—yet.

Adam Savage’s Tested VR Takes You on Immersive Tours of Incredible Workshops

Adam Savage’s Tested VR Takes You on Immersive Tours of Incredible Workshops

Do you know what’s cooler than watching a YouTube video of a person build something? Being there yourself as the artist makes their creation, that’s what.

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