YOU’LL STILL NEED TO BE PRETTY STRONG TO GET FAR WITH THESE, THOUGH: Scale A Glass Wall With Gecko-Inspired Adhesive On Your Hands. “The Stanford project here uses octagonal hand grips, linked to a foot support below. This allowed a 154 pound human to climb several feet up a sheer glass wall in 90 seconds. […]
While some high profile Google projects (cough Glass) have been withering on the vine, Project Loon is a bright spot and even has a carrier partner. Mountain View says it can now autofill the internet-enabling, weather-tracking balloons in five...
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is not just an advertising company or a search engine by any means. Their Google X division works on a lot of ambitious futuristic technologies, which includes Google Glasses, Driverless cars and many more. One among these ambitious projects is Project Loon. This project is all set to go under the scanner […]
Imagine this scenario: You have the opportunity to work on one of two exciting new projects. One is a piece of wearable technology, like Pebble or Google Glass. You’d have the opportunity to enable people to live healthier, more connected … Read More
Tranglass is one of our favorite recycled-design projects of all time. Contradicting the old notion that recycling in design equals handicrafts made from buttons and popsicle sticks, the Transglass project proves once and for all that the efficient reuse
Using substitute senses for visually impaired people isn’t a new idea — even putting aids into hi-tech glasses isn’t new. But this project takes things a step further, piping in relevant information straight into the wearer’s skull. More »
Today we will show you the beautiful Redux House Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil, a project by Studiomk27. This house is breathtaking. Shapes, glass and simplicity are great in this project. The flow of house, natural light, open spaces, everything is well thought and delivers a unique environment. Show More Summary
Using substitute senses for visually impaired people isn't a new idea — even putting aids into hi-tech glasses isn't new. But this project takes things a step further, piping in relevant information straight into the wearer's skull. Read more...
The Star Trek characters Odo, Quark, Major Kira Nerys, and Tom Paris, appearing here in the form of life-sized cardboard cut-outs; a sculptural installation of plates of coloured acrylic glass; luminously blue video projections; and framed portraits of famous scientists. Show More Summary
PureFilth magazine’s most recent video project highlights a selection of offerings from the HUF Fall 2014 collection. Taking a day-in-the-life approach, Drew Pickell, Mr. Glass and Grant Jensen take to the streets of Austin, Texas for a… The post HUF Fall 2014 Video Lookbook appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Remember when smart glasses were supposed to be the next big thing in wearables? It now seems that title belongs to smartwatches. According to the latest industry data and corresponding projections, smart glasses shipments could disappoint through the end of this decade. Juniper Research has found that a combination of lengthy time-to-market and lack of […]
We have been entering a very cool new UAVs / Drone product from Pleiades called “Spiri” and their technical art director Caroline Glass prepared a Blog post for us to talk about the project. It’s a very interesting platform that will push the industry toward the more “robotic” side of UAVs & Drones. [...]Show More Summary
We regularly ask readers to share how much they spent on a given item, service, project, or upgrade in the home. We hope this information proves helpful to anyone needing to get a basic sense of how much something costs, and how much you can expect to pay. Today's Question: How Much Did it Cost to Buy & Install A Glass Shower Door? READ MORE »
What started with a pair of broken glasses has now blossomed into the kind of baroque, impossibly cute art project one might expect from a Zooey Deschanel character, if not Zooey herself. Artist Sandra Suárez is in the midst of an undertaking...Show More Summary
Sony is reportedly working on a project titled 'Glass Ceiling', which will bring all of the female 'Spider-Man' characters together. [...]
Matt Damon keeps his glasses on while filling up his SUV at the gas station on Thursday afternoon (October 23) in Culver City, Calif. Recently, it was announced that the 44-year-old actor’s new project Martian, which also stars Jessica Chastain and Kristen Wiig, had added a few new cast members. PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]
Spanish archaeologists unearthed a shocking find at the Forum MMX excavation project recently. Images of Jesus Christ with short hair and without a beard engraved on an 8.6 inch green glass plate used to hold bread for the Holy Eucharist date back to the 4th Century A.D. Show More Summary
Today we will show you the beautiful Cedar Park House in Seattle, Washington, a project by Peter Cohan. The house is simple and elegant. The good old wood, glass, concrete & open spaces combo works perfectly here and delivers a super charming environment. Show More Summary
A party to celebrate Kate Moss’s 25 years in the fashion industry featured champagne glasses in the shape of her left breast. The project began in August, when Moss’ breast was first fitted for the coupe. British artist Jane McAdam Freud designed the glasses, which were inspired by Mare Antoinette — legend has it that [...]
When undertaking any major project, it's important to have the courage of your convictions. Judging by its part in the redevelopment plan for China's Tianjin river banks, this is something of which architects firm Kohn Pedersen Fox is not short. Show More Summary