Dogpile on Apple: New Lawsuit Adds Hairline Cracks to List of iPhone 3G…

New Yorker Avi Koschitzki has tossed his own lawsuit in with the rising pile, accusing Apple and AT&T of the usual crimes (lousy 3G reception and speed, lackluster software updates) as well as a newbie: hairline cracks in the iPhone 3G's casing. We've reported on it before » 11/15/08 8:45pm 11/15/08 8:45pm, but this is the first time it's showing up…

US Military Pretty Much Commissions a Real-Life Gordon Freeman Power…

The Office of Naval Research just threw a $1.6m grant at some UCSD researchers, to be used to build a "field hospital on a chip". The system will monitor a few biomarkers for deviations from safe levels, at which point it will automatically medicate its wearer » 11/04/08 8:20am 11/04/08 8:20am. While the military hopes that such a device could provide…

Homemade Iron Man Suit Can Probably Kick Real Tony's Ass (Tony From the…

While the nightmarish beer-belly-ready Iron Man suit was WRONG and disturbing, this homemade version of the original suit is a perfect reproduction of the original. And still disturbing. As you can see in the gallery, it's perfectly made, with the same finish and every single detail of the real Iron Man suit, down to… » 7/28/08 3:00pm 7/28/08 3:00pm