Power Everything Wirelessly

Several years ago (when I was a teenager) I was using Bluetooth to transfer files back and forth from my phone to my computer, and I pondered: Why can’t power be wirelessly transmitted? That has to happen soon; it can’t be that hard. In 2009, PowerMat (videos) is releasing a range of products that charge/power […]

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Twestival raised over $250,000!

Today marks a week since Twestival 2009! The festival took place in over 202 locations. Great effort everyone! Results As of the 18th of February, 2009, the total raised from the global Twestival even is $250,000 USD. That is expected to rise over $300,000 USD due to the fact that donations from over 80 cities […]

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Boxee + more on your AppleTV

Many manufacturers impose restrictions on what you can do on their devices. Why should a car be only allowed to drive on the road? What if we wanted to fly somewhere… Well, Too Smart Guys (subscribe) haven’t tackled that one (yet), but they’ve hacked many other devices such as Apple iPhones and Nintendo Wiis. At […]

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The “Gina” Effect

If you’ve ever seen the BMW Gina Concept car, you’ll definitely appreciate the effect David Perel from OBOX Design is about to show you in the screencast below. From the Couch (subscribe) is a Web TV Show that was created at the end of 2008 by brothers and founders of OBOX Design, David and Mark […]

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MVM: Easy Models

Great Stuff was founded in south Germany’s capital city Munich in October 2003 as a reaction to the fast changes in the music business nowadays. Great Stuff understands these changing times as a big chance for a music & media company — with a real view of the future — to shake up the industry. […]

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Darwinism Simplified

It was recently Charles Darwin‘s 199th birthday. Of course, he left this planet at the age of 73, but his theory of evolution — natural selection — lives on in the modern evolutionary theory. If you’d like to learn in-depth about Darwinism, perhaps you should read On the Origin of Species (with audio / PDF […]

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Love Tastes Like… Love

Valentine’s Day has just begun, but there’s already an array of cute videos on Viddler’s Valentine Videos site. More info on the site… By staying with my three little cousins (all under 8) over the past month I’ve discovered that children are very much involved in Valentine’s Day. I don’t remember ever doing anything for […]

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Viddler Your Valentine

Around a month ago I came up with the idea to use the sxswvideos.com website template for Valentine’s Day; importing videos with tags such as “valentine’s day” and “vday”. Rachel was clever enough to redesign and recode the website and make my dream come true. She spent many hours with me figuring it out and […]

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Slightly Mobile Gaming

Gamers rejoice! Here’s a hot piece of hardware that’s portable and under $1,000. It weighs in at a beefy 7.5lbs (3.3kg), but that’s light compared the typical gaming tower. HotHardware (subscribe) goes in depth with the Asus G50Vt Gamer’s Notebook. It is in Asus’ Republic Of Gamers line of products which means it features hardware […]

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The Beginning of a Global Twestival

Today, in over 175 locations around the world, thousands of people are attending Twestival in support of charity: water. The History of Twestival Twestival is a tweetup (Twitter meetup) that supports a cause. In September, 2008, a group of Twitterers based in London, UK, organized and event where the local Twitter community could get together […]

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