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handy geng built his security robot tank machine from scratch to guard over his workshop, letting the transformer fend off burglars. The post security robot patrol for shops pulls no punches with giant metal fists & machine water guns appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A concrete staircase and curved lightwell draw light and views into Casa Vertical, a tall, narrow home in Porto, Portugal, which has been designed by local practice Tsou Arquitectos. Read more
Nobody likes the idea of herbicides in their veggies, yet hiring workers to pick weeds by hand can be prohibitively expensive for farmers. The Vulcan farm implement offers an alternative, as it automatically spots and yanks out weeds while leaving crop plants alone.Continue ReadingCategory: Good Thinking, LifestyleTags: Farming, Agriculture, Crops, Plants, Machine Learning, MIT
Though smartwatches and true-wireless earphones have only been around for a fairly short time, their respective marketplaces are already pretty crowded. To stand out, companies need to create something different – and Huawei has certainly done that by combining the two for the Watch Buds.Continue ReadingCategory: Wearables, TechnologyTags: Huawei, Smartwatch, Earphones
Immersive camera tech specialist Insta360 has launched an update to its 360-degree pocket actioncam. The candybar-shaped X3 can capture all-around stabilized video at up to 5.7K resolution accompanied by directional audio, with tweaking possible via app-based AI editing tools.Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Insta360, Immersion, 360-degree, Actioncam
Built for a client who teaches online yoga classes, the Trahan Tiny House from Fritz Tiny Homes squeezes an impressive number of features into its 32-ft (9.7-m)-long frame. The towable dwelling includes a comfortable living area, a small home office, space for an exercise bike, and also serves as a home yoga studio.Continue ReadingCategory: Tiny Houses, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, H
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is a debilitating genetic disorder that eventually leaves patients in a wheelchair. In a new study, researchers have found that an existing cancer drug shows promise in slowing the progress of DMD by changing the type of muscle fibers to be more resilient.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Muscular Dystrophy, Muscle, Cancer, University of British Col
Water scarcity is a major problem for much of the world’s population, but with the right equipment drinking water can be wrung out of thin air. Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin have now demonstrated a low-cost gel film that can pull many liters of water per day out of even very dry air.Continue ReadingCategory: Materials, ScienceTags: new material, Water, Drinking, Drink, Environm
Following its ambitious Brompton HQ proposal, Hollaway Studio recently completed what it reckons is the world's first multi-story skatepark. More importantly, the building's design is actually very practical and its layered interior squeezes three skateparks, a climbing wall and a boxing ring into a relatively compact inner-city site.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building
New modeling from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates the BA.2 Omicron variant is now dominant in the United States. In related news, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has withdrawn its emergency use authorization for the COVID-19 antibody treatment sotrovimab as research has found it ineffective against the BA.2 variant.Continue ReadingCategory: Health & Wellb 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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