Technology

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 »

Largest Airplane Ever Built

  The Antonov An-225 Mriya is a cargo aircraft that was designed by the Soviet Union’s Antonov Design Bureau in the 1980s. It is, quite simply, the largest airplane in the world. At 275 feet in length with a 290 foot wingspan and a maximum takeoff weight of 640 tons, it dwarfs 787’s. When it debuted in 1988, the An-225 ... Read More »

Mummified Monk found inside Buddha Statue

What looks like a traditional statue of Buddha dating back to the 11th or 12th century was recently revealed to be quite a bit more. A CT scan and endoscopy carried out by the Netherlands-based Drents Museum at the Meander Medical Centre in Amersfoort, showed the ancient reliquary fully encases the mummified remains of a Buddhist master known as Liuquan ... Read More »

Smartphone Case can print your photos

Simple but very effective is what makes this smartphone case such a cool concept. Plug in your phone, take a picture, and get a photo in seconds! It’s called Prynt: the first ever instant camera case for smartphones. It’s an awesome kickstarter project that already got it’s 50.000 goal is a few hours and is already passed the 1.000.000 border from backers. ... Read More »