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Lego F-15 Hunting Down MiG-29s [Lego]

by on May.31, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 8-Bit, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, air combat, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Bp, Brick, cat, clear, cockpit, color, Combat jet, de, Display, down, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F-15, ff, first, flickr, FP, game, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Hunting, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, Jet, La, Labels, late, Lego, Loc, Lock, locks, mid, Mod, My, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, photo, photos, PI, Pixel, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Real, RSS, Rv, screen, Screens, serve, sight, Style, Tag, tech, ted, TI, Toy, Toys, TV, Up, Ups, Us, V, Via, X1

When I first saw this image in all its pixelated glory I thought it was a screenshot of an 8-bit combat jet game. Then I realized that there’s nothing that can’t do with Lego blocks. [ Flickr via Brothers Brick ] More

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Ye Olde Mailer Daemon [Humor]

by on May.27, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, app, application, AR, Art, ash, Ati, Bp, cat, clear, color, Comics, D3, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Email, Et, Face, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Humor, Id, Im, images, In, Interface, internet, Io, Ion, Isp, keyboard, knights, La, Labels, Lde, Les, Linux, Mail, Mailer daemon, Medieval Times, mess, Messenger, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Ming, Mod, nex, next, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Programming, ps, Q, quant, Ram, Rc, Rf, RSS, Rv, sage, serve, star, Style, Tag, tar, tech, The message, Theme, Themes, TI, TV, Up, Ups, Us, V, Via, web, what, X1

What I like most about this? That if Mailer Daemon were an actual person, you’d be able to take out your frustration much more satisfactorily than bashing your head against your keyboard. [ Buttersafe via The Next Web ] More

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T-Mobile Expands Speedy HSPA+ Network Into New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island [Tmobile]

by on May.25, 2010, under 2, 3, 3g, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Bp, bus, business, cat, clear, Connectivity, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, hspa, HspaPlus, Id, Im, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, mobile, Mod, My, Nec, Nes, Net, network, networks, New York, Of, om, One, order, Pee, Phones, PI, Pixel, Play, Politics, Port, Ports, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Smartphones, speed, Sport, sports, Style, t-mo, T-Mobile, Tat, tech, ted, Test, TI, tmo, Tmobile, TV, Ui, unit, Up, Ups, Us, V, work, XP, Xpand

T-Mobile is continuing to roll out their super-speedy HSPA+ network , announcing coverage in areas of upstate New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. Specifically: More

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The 2.5 Ton Fire-Breathing Musical Instrument Concept [Concept]

by on May.25, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Atm, Bp, cat, Ces, clear, color, Concept, Crazy, de, design, Display, Ds, Dust, E, Ea, earth, EC, Et, ff, fire, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, instrument, Instruments, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Men, mid, Mod, Music, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, phenom, PI, Pixel, plan, Play, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RNA, RSS, rum, Rv, Science, Sculpture, Sculptures, serve, Style, Syzygryd, Tag, tech, TI, tmo, Tornado, TV, Ui, Up, Ups, Us, V, Vide, Video, weather, X1

Several industrial art groups are collaborating on a project called Syzygryd. It’s basically a 2.5 ton musical instrument with a 20-foot fire tornado in the center. Crazy? Yes

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These Technicolor Dream Hands Could Revolutionize UI [3D Interfaces]

by on May.23, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 3D interfaces, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Air, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Av, Bp, Cam, cat, cc, Ces, Cf, clear, Clothing, color, Computing, Crazy, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, E3, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, Evo, Face, faces, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gloves, hand, hands, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Interface, interfaces, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Lions, Love, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Mit, Mod, motion controls, move, Natal, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Revolution, Rf, RSS, Rv, serve, Software, Sony, Style, Tag, tech, Technic, ted, TI, TV, Ui, Up, Ups, Us, user experience, User Interface, V, Vest, Videos, War, web, X1

With Microsoft and Sony both set to reveal Natal and Move software lineups at E3, it’s kind of crazy to think their invested millions may have just been usurped by a pair of $1 Lycra gloves and a webcam. More

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Darpa Is Looking to SMITE Internet Interlopers [Security]

by on May.21, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Av, Bp, cat, clear, color, cyber security, Cybersecurity, cyberspace, de, Defense, dev, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, Et, ff, Free, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Help, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Intern, internet, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mit, Mms, Mod, Ms, Net, om, One, order, Padd, pdf, Pentagon, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Ram, Rc, Rf, RSS, Rv, sea, security, serve, Smite, Space, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, TI, time, TV, unit, Up, Ups, Us, V, X1

Darpa is going at securing cyberspace again , and this time they’ve got an open call to everyone to help them devise a program that will flag threats through irregular activity. More

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The Only Mouse That Needs Regular Tune Ups [Mouses]

by on May.15, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, Advert, advertising, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Auto, Automobiles, Automotive, Av, Bp, bus, business, C6, car, Cars, cat, clear, color, Computer, Computer Mouse, de, Display, Ds, Dust, E, Ea, Et, F2, ff, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Input, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, marketing, Mice, mid, Mod, Mouse, Mouses, Nes, nin, om, One, order, ota, Ovi, Padd, PI, Play, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, sea, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, Toy, Toyota, ToyotaIq, TV, Up, Ups, Us, Vide, Video, X1

When Toyota gave the iQ, their tiny new four-seater, the tagline “nimble as a mouse,” they were probably referring to the cheese-loving rodent. But just to cover all the bases, they turned one into a giant, functioning computer mouse, too. More

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Chinese Groups Blame Sony, Apple, Vodafone and Others For Factory Pollution [Manufacturing]

by on May.13, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Ati, Batteries, bd, Case, Cases, cat, Chinese, clear, color, de, Display, Dj, Ds, E, E3, Ea, environment, Et, Eu, Factories, Factory, Fb, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Im, images, In, Ion, Ir, ISO, Isp, Labels, Manufacturing, Men, Mod, Nes, nin, Of, om, One, order, Padd, PI, Play, Poisoning, Pollution, Port, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, Sd, serve, Sony, Style, SupplyChain, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Up, Ups, Us, Vest, VoD, Vodafone, X1

An investigation by Chinese environmental groups, sparked by thousands of cases of lead poisoning in the country, has concluded with a report that urges foreign manufacturers including HP, Sony, Apple, and Vodafone to clean up their supply chains. More

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Sun Boxes, For the Post-Apocalyptic Audiophile [SolarPower]

by on May.08, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, AR, Ati, audio, Audiophiles, Av, C5, clear, Colorusso, D3, de, dev, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Evo, Fuel, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ir, Isp, Les, Mod, Nevada, Of, om, One, order, Os, oss, Padd, PI, Play, power, Pr, ps, Q, Rc, soc, Solar, SolarPower, source, Speakers, Style, Sun, Sunboxes, Tag, TI, Top, Up, Ups, world, X1

Once we run out of fossil fuels and our society devolves into a violent, resource-hoarding dystopia, the audiophiles of the world are going to have to get creative with their set-ups. This looks about right. More

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RoboGames 2010: The Greatest Hits, Literally [Slowmo]

by on May.08, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 300, 5, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, AR, arc, archive, Art, ash, battlebots, Bes, Bots, Bug, Bugs, Cam, Casio, Casioexilimexf1, Cell, clear, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, earth, eco, ellen, Et, excel, Exf1, Exilim, F1, Fun, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, History, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ion, Isp, kin, Make, mid, Mod, Ms, Net, NK, Of, om, One, order, ota, OTS, Padd, PI, plan, Plane, Play, power, ps, Q, que, Rc, Review, Rf, robogames, Robots, rom, Slow, slowmo, smash, Spin, Style, Tag, Tea, Test, TI, Up, Ups, Vide, Video, Video Games, view, X1

Here is an excellent video of the best smashes, spins, and spark-ups from this year’s RoboGames, recorded at 300fps with a Casio Exilim EX-F1 . It’s like Planet Earth, but instead of funky little bugs it’s funky little battle bots.

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