Times Square in New York, is famous for its big screens and bright lights, there is now another feature to talk about! Meeting Bowls! this is a concept from the Spanish based firm mmmm, Times Square now has a pedestrian plaza where people can meet new people in these bowl shaped pods, that gently rock […]Read more "New Urban Meeting Bowl Installation In Times Square"
We know that robots are being used for industrial purposes and also in situations where it is just too dangerous for humans to go, but sometimes it seems that researchers are pushing the boundaries too far, as with this robot that can run, fast it seems. According to the developer Jonathan Hurst, who is now […]Read more "Who Thinks Building A Working Cylon Is A Great Idea"
Usually when you look up a wed address to see what is going on behind it you get a standard blurb of text, which sometimes does not line up correctly and generally just does not look smart at all. However, check this out, it is a site called IP.PHURIX.NET and it will show your address […]Read more "Smart IP Look Up"
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) are planning the second launch of its space vehicle, but this time it will be part of the agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to supply cargo to the International Space Station (ISS), which is said to be worth around $1.6 billion! According to the Virgin Galactic CEO […]Read more "SpaceX November Launch"
This should be a golden time for the digital music service Spotify and yet after only two weeks of the US launch the firm are being sued for patent infringement by software developer PacketVideo. Basically, what PacketVideo are saying is that a patent they registered in 1997 that covers the distribution of digital music, by […]Read more "Spotify Sued By PacketVideo"
Everything has its fate, what if this and what if that sort of thing. So today’s what if event is! What if the creator of Harry Potter, J K Rowling, was Japanese? We would have ended up with a version of Harry Potter that would be more like the sort of thing that comes out […]Read more "Harry Potter Anime Style"
This is something that I wished I had when I was a boy, we made paper planes and mine was the one that only went a few feet before plummeting to the ground. It was a around this time that I realised my piloting ambitions would not ever come true! However, things have changed, because […]Read more "Boost your paper airplane"