By JR Raphael Contributing Writer, [GAS] A publication known for its bold covers is now attempting to go where no magazine has gone before. Esquire has announced its September issue will boast an electronic cover that will flash the declaration “The 21st Century Begins Now.” The special issues will be seen only at newsstands, and […]
Remember the Wasp knife, the deadly gadget we featured inside our 10 Hottest New Tech Toys for Summer feature article? Well now you can see the effect the thing has on its target, which could be literally qualified as “mind blowing”.
In 1963, while working at Stanford University, Dr. Douglas Engelbart invented the mouse. By 1970, he had successfully applied for and received the US patent for this revolutionary device, but would never receive a single penny in royalties for his creation. His patent expired in 1987, which was a year or two before the explosion […]
Apple’s much-hyped launch of their 3G iPhone today left buyers on both sides of the pond angry, albeit for vastly different reasons. Stateside, Apple appeared to successfully match supply with demand, but many enthusiasts, some of whom had camped outside overnight to be amongst the first to get their hands on Apple’s latest gadget, were […]
Stanford’s STARMAC, short for Stanford Testbed of Autonomous Rotorcraft for Multi-Agent Control, is probably one of the coolest remote-control helicopters we’ve ever seen. This is not a toy, remote-driven helicopter. The primary goal of the STARMAC project is to test and develop algorithms that will be implemented in future autonomous flying devices, such as the […]
According to a Channel Flip journalist, the Asahi beer robot may possibly be the greatest invention ever known to man. The robot, known as Mr. Asahi, uses a combination of robotics and animatronics, making him not only fast and agile, but also fun to look at. It took 8 engineers over 200 man hours to […]
By JR Raphael Contributing Writer, [GAS] We may not be GQ, but we’ve tracked down some new fashion items that we think will be a bit more exciting than the latest trendy threads. See if you agree. The Stink-Free Socks Scientists are close to creating a kind of clothing that’ll keep you smelling a little […]
Featuring a built-in MP3 / Video player / photo album, the sleek and sexy Infinity concept watch from Swatch will make you the envy of your fellow geek friends. Unfortunately, the Infinity is just a concept and is not available for purchase right now, but if it would, I’m sure it would cost a pretty […]