Google Goggles turns translator

Those of us not lucky/smart enough to read foreign languages have, until now, been fairly poorly served by technical replacements to the trusty travel phrase book. There are, of course, plenty of standalone handheld devices which are simply electronic phrase books with keypads, some of them offering text-to-speech features. An existing Google phone app attempts […]

Cat 5 Porn [PIC]

Created by Los Angeles-based artist Kasey McMahon, this remarkable piece of art, called “Connected,” was made using mostly Cat 5 (Ethernet) cables wrapped over a steel frame. Apparently, the piece is a self-portrait of the artist, but I doubt anyone here could actually see a resemblance with her, or with any other human being for […]