Finally a Movie Shows How French Electronic Music Is More Than Vocoders

Thanks to Daft Punk, the 1990s French "touch" electronic music scene has its legendary figures, masks and vocoder robot voices and button pushing and all. We've got the sound and look, but seriously, we're missing a little fiction to glorify the music's rise into one of the more influential electronic music movements… » 1/26/15 11:40am 1/26/15 11:40am

Eden Speedboat Puts the Wood Back in Yachting

It may sound counterintuitive, but the futuristic 38-ton, 72-foot speedboat design known as Eden » 10/19/08 4:30pm 10/19/08 4:30pm calls for wood as a main building material. As you can tell from the pictures, the boat wouldn't be a full-on woody: Much of the hull itself would be crafted in carbon fiber, and sweeping one-piece glass windshield to…