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This Hacked Ikea Furniture Takes Care of Its Own Feng Shui [Hacks]

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When you consider it, we’re not so nice with our furniture. We plop our heavy selves down on some pieces and put drinks on others…sometimes without coasters. We push them around, figuratively and literally. This smart furniture, however, pushes back

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The 22nd Century Garden [Imagecache]

by on May.29, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, cat, clear, color, Constructions, day, de, Deni, Display, dna, driving, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Engineering, Et, faq, Fb, ff, Flying, future, Futurism, garden, Gardening, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Green, Hd, Help, Home Automation, house, Id, Im, Imagecache, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Lamachine, late, Mac, machine, magazine, Mechanics, Men, mid, Mod, nin, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Parts, PI, Pixel, plan, plant, Plants, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, Red, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, street, Style, Tag, tech, Test, theater, thefuture, TI, Tutorials, TV, Up, Us, V, Wes, what, wired, X1

This flying greenhouse is the latest project from La Machine, a French street theater company famous for their grandiose creations . The future of gardening: one part Up , one part Wild Wild West , and two parts, um, plants . [ Wired , Jordi Bover ] More

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BMW 6 Series Transformer Helps Man Grieve His Wrecked BMW 6 Series [Companionship]

by on May.28, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, ash, Ati, Auto, Autos, Av, bd, Bmw, Bp, Bt, C5, Cars, cat, clear, color, Companionship, convert, Convertible, D3, de, dev, Display, diy, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Help, Home Automation, HumanInterest, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Lde, life, LPs, Make, MER, Metal, mid, Mod, Model, Models, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Projects, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Real, Robotics, Robots, RSS, Rv, scrap, series, serve, ship, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, TI, Transformers, TV, V, what, X1

Crashing your BMW convertible is going to be devastating no matter what, but it helps to have a shoulder to lean on. This guy couldn’t find a shoulder to lean on, so he made one…out of his crashed BMW convertible. More

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How One Russian Man Is Building His Own Personal Subway System [DIY]

by on May.26, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 787, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, building, bus, business, cat, city, clear, color, de, Display, diy, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, ff, garden, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Leonid Murlyanchik, mid, Mod, Nes, Nsa, Of, om, One, One man subway, order, Os, Padd, Personal subway, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Russia, russian, Rv, serve, Style, sub, Subway, Sun, Tag, tech, TI, Top, Trains, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, what, world, X1

In a word: Persistence. Partly the traditional, inspiring, one man against all odds type of persistence, but more the obsessive, borderline insane persistence. But whatever, this dude’s building his own metro , like a CITY, so I should probably shut up. More

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How One Russian Man Is Building His Own Personal Subway System [DIY]

by on May.26, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 787, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, building, bus, business, cat, city, clear, color, de, Display, diy, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, ff, garden, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Leonid Murlyanchik, mid, Mod, Nes, Nsa, Of, om, One, One man subway, order, Os, Padd, Personal subway, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Russia, russian, Rv, serve, Style, sub, Subway, Sun, Tag, tech, TI, Top, Trains, TV, Ui, Up, Us, V, what, world, X1

In a word: Persistence. Partly the traditional, inspiring, one man against all odds type of persistence, but more the obsessive, borderline insane persistence. But whatever, this dude’s building his own metro , like a CITY, so I should probably shut up

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Books Are Cooler Than Cigarettes, and This Vending Machine Knows It [Remix]

by on May.15, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, book, BookMachine, Books, Bp, bus, business, C5, cat, cc, Cigarettes, clear, color, D3, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, Emi, Et, F1, ff, Ge, German, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, HamburgerAutomatenverlag, Hd, Health, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Isp, La, Labels, Mac, machine, machines, mid, mix, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Play, Projects, Publishing, Pur, Q, quant, Rc, Remix, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, VendingMachine, X1

As the saying goes, the only thing more addictive than nicotine is a good book. Well if they’re not saying it yet they will be soon, now that a German publisher is repurposing cigarette machines as book machines. More

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Folding Travel Belt From Hermès Will Set You Back $750 [Apparel]

by on May.14, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, A8, A9, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, app, Apparel, AR, Art, ash, Av, Bag, Bags, Belts, Bp, bus, business, car, Case, cat, cc, Ces, clear, color, dash, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, F2, Folding, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hd, Hermes, Hermes folding belt, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, ISS, itc, k-7, kin, Labels, MER, mid, Mod, Nes, News, om, One, order, Os, oss, Padd, PI, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, Service, Services, Style, Suit, Tag, tech, TI, Travel, TV, Ui, Us, Via, Vw, X1

I know Hermès is a high-end brand and all, but $750 for a folding belt just takes the piss. I do like the way it folds out like a carpenter’s measuring tape though—smart. [ Selectism via Acquire via OhGizmo ] More

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Build a Mood Ring For the Entire World [DIY]

by on May.14, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, arduino, ash, Ati, Bp, cat, Cia, clear, color, dash, Dc, de, Display, diy, Ds, E, Ea, Emotions, Et, feelings, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, hands, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, Labels, Led, Light, lights, mid, Mod, mood light, moodlight, Moodring, Net, network, networking, Of, om, One, Online, order, Padd, PI, Play, power, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, soc, social, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, twitter, Ui, unit, work, world, X1

How’s the world feeling right now? There’s only one way to find out—build yourself one of these handsome Arduino-powered, Twitter-parsing LED mood lights.

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Diaspora: The Student-Made, Privacy-Respecting Facebook Alternative [Socialmedia]

by on May.12, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, Advert, age, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, artic, Ati, book, building, cat, Cia, clear, de, Diaspora, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Ebook, emp, empire, Et, F1, Face, facebook, format, gala, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, Labels, lte, media, Mod, Net, network, networking, Nyu, om, One, order, Padd, PI, Play, Pr, Privacy, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, RNA, RSS, Rv, serve, Service, Sharing, soc, social, socialmedia, star, Students, Style, Tag, tar, tech, ted, TI, Top, TV, Ui, work, world, X1

As Facebook completes its Galactic Senate-to-Imperial Empire transformation , four enterprising NYU students thought the world could do with a social networking service that wouldn’t treat your personal information like advertiser catnip. So they started building Diaspora. More

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Poker Face: An iPhone-Turned-Sorta-Accurate-Mood-Ring [Geek School Projects]

by on May.12, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, AR, Art, ash, Ban, Band, Bling, C6, cc, Cf, clear, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, F1, Face, game, Games, Ge, Geek, Geek school projects, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, In, Ion, ions, Iphone, Isp, Itp, mid, Mod, Nyu, Nyu itp, Nyu itp spring show 2010, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, phone, Play, Poker, poker face, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, Rc, Rf, school, Software, star, stb, Style, Tag, tar, TI, Tools, War, wpm, X1

Unlike traditional mood ring voodoo, Poker Face measures bodily conditions like pulse and galvanic response to assess your mood, revealing it on the iPhone’s display—and a wristband vibrates when you’re starting to feel like a prick. More

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