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If you can't decide between an upmarket luxury watch and a smartwatch, Swiss watchmaker Frederique Constant is splitting the difference with its new Hybrid Manufacture. Unlike previous attempts to combine the digital and conventional in a wristwatch, the Hybrid Manufacture places an emphasis on classical watchmaking principles by integrating digital circuitry directly with the mechanical move
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For several years now, California-based Martian has produced stylish smartwatches that hark back to more traditional designs. Its latest smartwatch, the mVoice G2, is the biggest blend of old and new yet, combining mechanical watch hands with a full round OLED display...Continue Reading mVoice G2 smartwatch mixes old-school mechanical hands with an OLED displayCategory: SmartwatchesTags:
For all their advances, mechanical watches haven't changed fundamentally in over 340 years. But now, Switzerland's Manufacture Zenith's Defy Lab wristwatch changes the game with a new "oscillator" that replaces the conventional spring escapement with a precisely engineered silicon disc that Zenith claims makes the Defy Lab the world's most accurate mechanical watch..Continue Reading Zenith De
to create this masterpiece, stanford spent a month in his garage ‘teaching’ the mechanical arms made by germany-based manufacturer KUKA robotics.The post robots vs. music, automatica by nigel stanford shows mechanical arms that rock and revolt appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the project suggests that if dwellings could be disguised as air conditioning infrastructure, thousands of pop-up micro dwellings could be built across london.The post pop-up pavilion by PUP architects masquerades as mechanical rooftop equipment appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Have you ever wondered what exactly happens when you press your DSLR's shutter button? Many of us know the theory, we may have even seen (or made) diagrams and GIFs showing how the standard mechanical shutter works. But for this video, YouTuber Chris Marquardt actually yanked the shutter out of a Nikon D500 to show you the mechanism IRL.The demonstration is pretty simple, showing you how the two
We're used to the concept of foreshadowing in narrative media, but as a number of existing games already show, the same principles can be applied to game mechanics. ...
Stringed instruments bowed by a wheel cranked by hand have been around for centuries, and come in many shapes and sizes. Inspired by 16th century instruments, mechanical model maker UGears has created what it's calling the gem of its collection, a self assembly hurdy gurdy kit launched on Kickstarter that should appeal to wooden puzzle fans and musicians alike...Continue Reading UGears launch is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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