Eric Schmidt Thinks Controlling Google Glass with Your Voice Is "the…

There's a lot of quirkiness to Google Glass and a lot of stuff that Google still has to figure out. One of those things, according to ol' Google CEO Eric Schmidt, is talking out loud to control Google Glass. In a talk at Harvard today, Schmitty literally called it "the weirdest thing". » 4/26/13 12:11am 4/26/13 12:11am

Would Apple iGlass Be Better Than Google's Glasses?

Apple just got awarded a new patent that may become the wearable version of the iPad one day: eyeglasses that would display apps, video, images, and overlay information on the world around you in realtime—something like Schwarzenegger's vision in Terminator. » 7/05/12 11:00am 7/05/12 11:00am

How NASA Solved a $100 Million Problem for Five Bucks

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A few years ago, back when the Constellation Program was still alive, NASA engineers discovered that the Ares I rocket had a crucial flaw, one that could have jeopardized the entire project. They panicked. They plotted. They steeled themselves for the hundreds of millions of dollars it was going to take to make… » 1/31/12 3:20pm 1/31/12 3:20pm

Download Richard Branson's iPad Magazine Project For $3 Now

Virgin boss Richard Branson's iPad magazine Project has hit the App Store today with an "electrified" Tron cover (promising videos and an audio interview inside), plus heaps more. It's a free download, with issue one costing $3. [iTunes] » 11/30/10 6:20am 11/30/10 6:20am

Richard Branson's iPad-Only Mag May Launch Tomorrow With Tron Cover…

Whatever Rupert Murdoch's got planned for The Daily can wait; fellow billionaire Richard Branson has beaten him to the iPad-only publication punch with Project. The tablet magazine reportedly launches tomorrow, promising some sweet Tron-pegged Jeff Bridges action. UPDATED: » 11/29/10 3:04pm 11/29/10 3:04pm

Touchscreen Computer-Controlled Coffee Machine Provides Spit-Free…

This computer-controlled coffee machine created by Reko Maenpaa is the king of tech in coffee technology, creating a cup of joe in under 30 seconds while sporting a 8" touchscreen and the innards of a PC. Outfitted with an Intel 500 MHz Pentium 3 processor, ATX motherboad and a GeForce MX 440 graphics card, the coffee… » 11/24/08 10:45pm 11/24/08 10:45pm

DIY Geiger Counters Help Us Face Our Dismal, Irradiated Futures

What with the financial crisis » 10/02/08 10:30pm 10/02/08 10:30pm and and the possibility of having an insane (but like-able! Teehee!) person becoming the , we could be headed for a -esque situation in the near future. And when that day comes, I'll be the person on the block with a DIY Geiger counter. Hack-n-Mod has compiled a list of the three best…