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Measure the time and react to the beat with the Kisai OTO watch

This watch from Tokyoflash Japan does more than just tell the time.  Bars at the bottom and top of the face of the Kisai OTO watch flash to ambient sounds.  (Oto means sound in Japanese.)  The watch has a black-anodized … Continue reading

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The Decades That Invented the Future, Part 10: 1991-2000

A look at the tech of the past that shaped the lives we lead now. Source: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/01/the-decades-that-invented-the-future-part-10-1991-2000/ WESTERN DIGITAL

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Konstruct for iOS creates generative augmented reality art with your voice

If you have an artistic temperament, but you weren’t blessed with steady hands or an eye for color, Konstruct might be the app for you. Not only does the iPhone app let you produce generative art using words, warbles and … Continue reading

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Video: ?Eyeborg? Replaces Eye With Functioning Wireless Video Camera

You might remember Rob Spence, known online as the Eyeborg for his project to create a working bionic eye. We wrote about him before, and interviewed him a while back, but the project has advanced to the point where even … Continue reading

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I Had Forgotten How Beautiful the Night Sky Is [Image Cache]

For the first time in my life, I want to live in Wyoming. This photograph, taken by Robert Arn over the course a single night, captured the glittering and glowing night sky in 360 degrees. Why can’t the sky always … Continue reading

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Google Chrome and Chromium add protection against malicious downloads

Google Chrome already sports a number of security-minded features, from Incognito mode to a software sandbox which makes exploiting the browser a Herculean task. Now, Google has announced additional protection for Chromium and Chrome users. Built upon the Safe Browsing … Continue reading

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