CBS’ ’60 Minutes’ admits to faking Tesla car noise

Because a car that doesn’t make noise is not being pushed, CBS’ TV Show ’60 Minutes’ decided that they needed to add some extra noise...

The Zipf mystery

Vsauce published this video where he talks about the relationship between word usage ranking and the frequency they are used, as all as the relationship...

The luminescent bike path

In Poland, near Lidzbark Warminski, a new bike path was created that get bright at night after being charged by the sun during the day....

Obama leaves loophole open to exploit zero-day vulnerabilities

Barack Obama is said to have left a big loophole in a directive telling the american national security and law enforcement communities to disclosure vulnerabilities...

The luminescent bike path

The luminescent bike path
In Poland, near Lidzbark Warminski, a new bike path was created that get bright at night after being charged by the sun during the day....

Wintergatan – Marble Machine

Wintergatan – Marble Machine
Martin Molin of the Swedish band Wintergatan has debuted his musical marble machine. It took more than two years to plan, build and tweaking the machine, but it sound amazingly.

The Zipf mystery

The Zipf mystery
Vsauce published this video where he talks about the relationship between word usage ranking and the frequency they are used, as all as the relationship...

What if 3D printing was 100x faster?

What if 3D printing was 100x faster?
Joseph DeSimone introduces a new method of 3D printing that is not only up to 100x faster than traditional 3D printing, but also don’t have...

Will our kids be a different species?

Will our kids be a different species?
In this TED Talk, Juan Enriquez talks about the evolution of the human species, and asks if our children will be of a different specie.

Dell starts to accept bitcoin

Dell starts to accept bitcoin
Dell announced that they are now accepting Bitcoins in their website, making them one of the biggest companies in the world to accept the digital...

DSL router patch hides backdoor instead of closing it

DSL router patch hides backdoor instead of closing it
Last Christmas Eloi Vanderbeken of Synacktiv Digital Security gave the owner of 24 models of DSL modems that their equipment have a backdoor that allowed to send administrative...

Living with lag – an oculus rift experiment

Living with lag – an oculus rift experiment
A group of volunteers tried to do a couple of day-to-day tasks with a 3 seconds delay. See how that did go… They use a oculus...

News on Patents

News on Patents
Microsoft signs Motorola to Android patent pact – no, not Motorola Mobility, Motorola Solutions, the part that Google didn’t buy, has signed an agreement with Microsoft to...

Kepler-186f needs a better name

Kepler-186f needs a better name
Kepler space telescope found a planet that is similar in size to earth and is inside the Goldilocks zone – the zone around a star...

Supreme Court makes it easier to make the trolls pay

Supreme Court makes it easier to make the trolls pay
The US Supreme court thinks that if your claims in a patent case are bad enough, you should pay all the costs of both parties. This...