Technology

Amazing Modern Architectur

Capital Gate – Abu Dhabi, UAE This leaning tour in the UAE puts the Tower of Pisa to shame. Capital Gate, a skyscraper in Abu Dhabi adjacent to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, is designed with a striking lean. At 160 m (520 ft) tall with 35 stories, it is one of the tallest buildings in the city and ... Read More »

Researchers Knock Drones Out Of The Air With Sound

Sputnik reported today that In their report, titled “Rocking Drones With Intentional Sound Noise on Gyroscopic Sensors”, researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) describe how they have managed to synthesize the sounds of certain resonant frequencies, which caused the drone’s gyroscope to malfunction. The paper, entitled “Rocking Drones with Intentional Sound Noise on Gyroscopic Sensors” ... Read More »

Open Door Lock Without Key

There’s a new smart lock in the works that does away with all these cumbersome key- and phone-based unlocking schemes. Instead, the Ola lock uses a fingerprint sensor. Ola is the first smart lock on the market to incorporate Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity and capacitive fingerprint technology, making Ola not only keyless but phoneless. If you’re concerned that someone might swipe ... Read More »

Robot kills VW worker

Contractor was setting up the stationary robot when it grabbed and crushed him against a metal plate at the plant in Baunatal. VW spokesman Heiko Hillwing says the incident was likely caused by a human error, and not because of faulty programming in the robot. Another worker was standing outside of the cage at the time of the incident, but he ... Read More »

Google’s amazing office in Zurich

Google in Zurich has 800 employees, a number that is steadily increasing. The building used to house a brewery, then it got transformed into a mixed-use development complete with office, residential, and retail space. The Google offices take up a large portion of this major remodel. the Zurich offices are surreal. They are filled with micro conference rooms, game rooms, ... Read More »

Largest RC Paper Airplane

HobbyWars – MAIDEN FLIGHT of World Record Size large flying RC paper airplane MODEL. This 140 inch model is twice as big as the builders first large flying rc paper airplane. It is an exact 12 scale “model” of a classic “dart” made from a sheet of typing paper. Read More »

Obsolete technologies of the decade

From the iPhone to the Garmin, advancements and gadgets introduced this decade changed the whole world. Most of the technologies that we have used in the past have been eclipsed by the remarkable technology that we use today. Advances in their design have occurred in tandem with the advances in technology in this digital era, with many large products being ... Read More »

Steam Engine Powered Motorcycle

Netherlands-based custom motorcycle shop Revatu Customs build this crazy Steam powered motorcycle that looks like a taken-apart steam train. Back in 2014 this Netherlands-based company unveiled Black Pearl, a motorcycle powered by a functioning steam engine. The bike may look fierce but it is by no means a speed demon. Owner René van Tuil is known for his unconventional motorcycles, ... Read More »

iPhone Cases to have

While most people buy cases to protect their devices from falls and scratches, that’s old news. Cases nowadays can do far more. Read on to see some of the unique iPhone cases out there. Black Pocket Plug Case Iphone 5/5s Protective case and charger in one [Sold in Amazon] Read More »

Air Force tests remote controlled F-16

  Boeing has revealed that it has retrofitted retired fighter jets to turn them into drones. It said that one of the Lockheed Martin F-16 made a first flight with an empty cockpit last week. The US Air Force and Boeing have completed the first ever unmanned flight of a retired F-16 fighter plane. Two test pilots flew the unmanned ... Read More »