If you’ve watched the NBC Nightly News this week, you may have noticed that they used footage from the Knoxville area during the past two evenings. On Wednesday night, they used a shot with some Karns firemen covering a weather related car accident. Last night they started the broadcast with shots from Knoxville’s Depth of Field Productions. Their Drone in the Snow! footage has been making the rounds.
This airline seat concept looks like it would make for an amazing view. The website comments that the design is currently “patent and trademark pending”. How long until we see this one on a commercial aircraft? The SkyDeck is a system designed to provide an exhilarating view of the aircraft’s external environment while in flight, […]
Here are several great links that have been collecting in my queue: Science Fiction Stories with Good Astronomy & Physics – Like sci-fi? Looking for something to read? This list from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific has a great list of hard sci-fi titles. IamA Vacuum Repair Technician, and I can’t believe people really […]
This iPhone 6 vintage film camera case has me wanting to upgrade my phone. The Lumenati CS1 w/ a 0.45x wide angle lens combines the technological features of a digital device (film-free shooting, instant sharing and an editing app) with the cool design, ergonomic ease and natural narrative that the lo-fi classic camera is known […]
Looking to make your home network more reliable? Luma looks to be your solution. Utilizing technologies previously only available to corporations, Luma is not a WiFi extender. Rather it’s a smart device that sets up a “mesh network” optimized for your home. Luma gives you the fastest WiFi everywhere. From the smallest apartment to the biggest […]
Consider the following about me: 1) I prefer a clean share to stubble or a beard, 2) I hate shaving, and 3) I love innovative solutions for getting a close shave. Skarp by Skarp Technologies is just the type of Kickstarter that has me wanting to “pull the trigger”. Skarp is a shaving razor powered by a laser. […]
Detox for Facebook is a handy extension available for Chrome, Safari, and Firefox. Once installed, it replaces your Facebook feed with design/development related feeds. It has settings for auto-activation and refining your content: Replace your Facebook feed with something positively distracting like Hacker News, Designer News, Product Hunt, Dribbble and more Source: Detox For Facebook
So I got one of these, a Slate “Mobile Lapdesk”. Having it gives me a much needed second option whenever I want to take a break from my standing desk.
Up until this past July, I’ve worked at some form of a desk my entire fifteen plus year career. Now that I’ve gotten used to working on my laptop’s smaller screen, I love being able to unplug and work anywhere.
This past week I was twice asked, “What’s on your podcatcher?” Now I’m answering that question by giving a rundown of my “Favorites” list in my Overcast app: 99% Invisible Roman Mars’ weekly podcast about design and architecture – this is the podcast that renewed my interest in narrative storytelling, and it helped to shape my current list of […]
Next time you need to send someone something like an account login or a password, OneShar.es lets you do this in a secure fashion. Paste your data into its form, and it lets you generate a self-destructing, view-once message with an expiring link.
Sending confidential information such as passwords, account information and other sensitive data in emails and IM is not necessarily safe. That data is typically stored with remnants of the bits in places you don’t need it to be.
How many of you chipped in to thingCHARGER’s Indiegogo or pre-ordered one via their Facebook promotion? I know I did, and a quick search of my email shows that I placed my pre-order back on January 5th. I was thinking it would make a nice Valentine’s gift. Well, as is typical with new electronics products, […]
So, you’re enjoying your three-month free trial of Apple Music, but you miss your Spotify playlists? The STAMP app aims to solve your problems. Convert your Spotify to Apple Music Playlists automatically without any interaction from your side. Source: STAMP app – import Spotify playlist to Apple Music easily
Fascinating look at the Civil War featuring before and 150 years later photos. The women who dug the graves, the kids who watched the largest battle in US history – and the slaves forced to help fighters at the front. 150 years after the last shots were fired, Guardian photographer David Levene travelled across the […]