Sometime at the start of the decade, YouTube was abuzz with viral videos of small children — yet to speak, read or write — “pinching” magazine articles with their fingers as they would an iPad. These children were heralded as members of…
You got my body now you want my soul…
Don’t even think about it, say no go
Facebook might soon let you be anonymous for the first time
Additive manufacturing is evolving quickly. Senior executives should begin preparing for five disruptions that will accompany it.
- Accelerated product-development cycles
- New manufacturing strategies and footprints
- Shifting sources of profit
- New capabilities
- Disruptive competitors
Relayr’s innovative WunderBar for the Internet of Things and App Development.
European startup relayr, founded in January last year and currently based at the StartupBootcamp accelerator, has kicked off a crowdfunding campaign for a hardware kit for developers aimed at making it easier for them to experiment with building apps for the long-promised Internet of Things. (via TechCrunch)
Gravity-defying levitating superconductor on a magnetic Möbius strip
Nothing to add. Absolutely amazing. Except that a real life wipeout is closer than you think. From BoingBoing:
Andy from the Royal Institution made a large, suspended Möbius strip out of rare-earth magnets, then cooled down an object until it became a superconductor, and set it levitating and running around the track. The result is amazing, plus Andy’s explanation is cogent and fascinating. Plus, gravity-defying levitation!
Back to the Future: hover boards on the horizon? ;)