Tag Archives: invention

Special Keyboard lets you type just by touching the Beer Cans

Called Beer Can Keyboard, this awesome piece of work uses Ardruino to send signals from the beer cans to any computer. It does not use any buttons, instead it uses the capacitive technology, much like the the touchscreens from the smartphones. It was created by Robofun. Details here. You do not need to press it, […]

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See Photoplayer in action: how silent movies gained a voice [video]

In the old times of silent movies you needed to add some music and sounds to make things more exciting. And how did they do this? Using the Photoplayer, a complex machine that creates a lot of sounds and it only needs one skilled player for it. Simply awesome! Via [Neatorama].

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Write your memories when it rains with Rite In The Rain- waterproof paper

If you ever go on a boat trip then you gotta take Rite In The Rain with you. It is a water proof paper that can be recycled and it is environmental friendly. If you write messages with a pen and it rains. then there is not fun involved. If they had Rite In The […]

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Sugru allows you to repair and improve almost anything [invention]

Sugru is the new wonderkid in the block. It is an air-curing rubber based on Silicon that can be used to repair household items, it sticks on many surfaces, waterproof, easy to remove and it is stable at high or low temperatures. It is sold in packs of 8 packets that cost together about $18. […]

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SurfaceScreen – Awesome Hidrophobic Coating Already On Sale [always dry]

If you’ve been waiting for a hydrophobic coating to keep your clothing always dry and stain free then SurfaceScreeen, a company from Australia, is already delivering this product for only $39.95. For now they have for textile and leather, but in the near future they will roll out for metal and wooden surfaces. This water […]

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Years – use a pickup to hear the tone of trees

YEARS from Bartholomäus Traubeck on Vimeo. You never thought that the trees ahve their own music, right? Years, the project from Bartholomäus Traubeck, uses a pickup and some treee slices to convert the tree rings into music. Quite nice. Via [Obisnuit.eu].

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Light just got caught with a one trillion frames per second camera

Enter femto cameras. They can film at one trillion frames per second. That means that they can catch on film something that is a million times faster than a bullet: light. Yep, you heard it. Researchers at MIT Media Lab postdoc Andreas Velten and his colleagues, professor Ramesh Raskar and Moungi Bawendi, chemistry professor, used […]

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Awesome privacy monitor and the wonder of polarized glasses [video]

Instructable’s user Dimovi has done an awesome LCD monitor hack to create the ultimate privacy display. Everyone can do this. Really, the tutorial is dead simple and what you want to do is to take out the polarized film from the monitor. this way you will see only a blank display, but if you use […]

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MechCrawlers conquering the World – 24 motor legged skateboard is jaw dropping cool [video]

I know that this project is at least one year old, but it is just awesome. They have made an updated version of Land Crawler eXXtreme, a 24 legged motored skateboard. This jaw dropping device is made by Vagabond Works, a group of tech enthusiasts that used the mechanism of Theo Jansen, a dutch artist, […]

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Superhydrophobic coating brings nanotech in our houses [technology]

NeverWet is a superhydrophobic nanotech coating created by Ross Technology Corp that repels any kind of wet material from the surfaces it has been applied on. More than that, if you cover an iPhone in this coating and put it in a water tank the phone will simply work unhindered. [UPDATE: 30 November 2011]NeverWet will […]

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