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Wii Fly Robot? We'd Love To

From designer Florence Boob comes the Wii Fly robot concept - an airborne automaton that will let you play games on the go.

Biomimicry Of Tiny Fly Will Lead To More Powerful Antennas

Don't tell a male cricket this, but his mating call is responsible for attracting more than a mate; it attracts a parasitic, pregnant fly called the Ormia ochracea.  Other flies would not hear the crickets, but the Ormia ochracea has unusually acute multi-directional hearing that a University of Wisconsin, Madison (UW-Madison) researcher wants to biomimic in a powerful way. 

Chip Versus Strip: Examining The New Debit Cards

Recently, financial institutions across Canada began mass-producing new debit cards, and sending them to their customers. Each new card contained something previous generations hadn't- a debit chip. Now, instead of swiping the strip on one's card, most businesses will have the customer insert it into a chip reader.

But why the change? 

 

Hands-Free Sandwich Holder Eliminates Heavy Sandwich Lifting

Yup, that’s right; it’s the ultimate lazy eating experience.  The Hands-Free Sandwich Holder eliminates all of that pesky lifting that you normally have to do when eating a sandwich.  When I first came across a picture of the Hands-Free Sandwich Holder I thought, “How ridiculous!  Who would actually use that?”  Once I started thinking about it though I came up with all kinds of instances where this item may come in handy.

3D Bio-printers To Reconstruct Body And Skin

3D printers have been used for a number of years in construction and food technologies but are now making the leap to the medical with the advent of technology that allows them to “print” new skin and cartilage.

Got Soaked? You Need AIR, The Universal Drying Machine

Russian industrial designer, Olga Kalugina, has a darned clever design for a portable multi-purpose dryer.  It's the kind of dryer you need when you've come into your home after being swept up and soaked by a storm.

Contour Action Cams Get Bluetoothed to Smartphones

Your action cam just got a much larger preview screen. With an upcoming smartphone app, Contour action cams will be able to use your phone as a screen so that you can preview your shot. 

Wheelsurf Large Wheel Vehicle Delivers As Advertised

It's huge. It's expensive. It's an entirely new type of unicycle.

Mobilegs: Superior Crutches For The 21st Century

What? Cool, ergonomic, sustainable, and comfortable? Could they be crutches?