Category: SCI/TECH

Sep 16, 2010

Animating the News – Jimmy Lai | Next Media

Animating the News – Jimmy Lai | Next Media

When the Tiger Woods scandal broke, it was utter mayhem. Every media outlet covered the story trying to put their own spin on the situation. Unfortunately the event already occurred and everyone had the same pool of limited information. There were police reports, interviews with neighbours and plenty of speculation. But with no footage of…

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Sep 2, 2010

iCar: Mercedes S600 Apple Car by Brabus

iCar: Mercedes S600 Apple Car by Brabus

At the intersection of high performance and cutting-edge technology is the fully customized Mercedes S600 by Brabus. Tricked out with the latest Apple gear and capable of a top speed of 340 km/h (211 mph), this miniature office on wheels is the pinnacle in luxury sedans. APPLE EVERYTHING – The centerpiece of the system is…

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Aug 19, 2010

$1.2 Million 1,350 HP Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Cigarette Boat

$1.2 Million 1,350 HP Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Cigarette Boat

If you have a thing for speed and disregard for money; this 46 foot, 1,350 horsepower, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG-inspired Cigarette boat can be yours for a cool $1.2 million USD. Perfect for smuggling keys of coke, enterprising drug barons should take note: it’s flashy, fast and expensive. What more could you want!? 46′ MERCEDES-BENZ SLS…

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Jul 27, 2010

Incredible Gallery of Art Deco Vehicles

Incredible Gallery of Art Deco Vehicles

1938 Delahaye 135 MS Torpedo Roadster Embracing a variety of influences from Neoclassical, to cubism, to modernism; Art Deco flourished in the 1920s and 1930s, affecting all areas of design. While many movements often had political or philosophical roots, Art Deco was purely decorative. Architecturally, the two most popular examples are the Empire…

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Jul 19, 2010

Back to the Future: Retro 70s Ads for Today’s Gadgets

Back to the Future: Retro 70s Ads for Today’s Gadgets

Did you ever wonder what today’s most popular gadgets (mp3 player, laptop, cellphone and handheld video game system) would look like if they were designed in the 70s? No!?! Well thankfully Alex Varanese has. He’s even envisioned what the print ads would look like to market such wonderful devices. In this series called: ‘Alt/1977: We…

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Jun 15, 2010

HOW TO Use the CTRL Key to Dominate Your Computer

HOW TO Use the CTRL Key to Dominate Your Computer

Ahoy hoy friends! Here’s my first attempt at the ever-popular infographic. I really wanted it to be helpful and informative. I figured that any tips that can save you time and make you more efficient is a beautiful thing! If you’re like me, you probably spend a lot of time in front of a computer.…

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May 27, 2010

Hey Sony, Forget 3DTV I Want This!

Hey Sony, Forget 3DTV I Want This!

Photograph via Akihabaranews I understand why Sony has bet big on 3D. They have positioned it as the new ‘must have’ feature in home entertainment; and it works quite nicely across their divisions. It starts with the TV, which you’ll need in order to truly experience their upcoming lineup of films and games. Oh, you’ll…

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