Category Archives: technology

Physicist David Neevel – Professional Oreo Filling Remover

Simply put, the most solid video I’ve seen all evening. David Neevel goes far and above the call of duty to enhance his enjoyment of Oreo cookies. He the most unnecessary robotic machine to remove and discard the cream filling. … Continue reading

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Quadrocopters Playing Catch

I don’t know whether to be amazed or terrified. All I know for sure is engineers are pretty damn awesome. People often wonder if extraterrestrial life forms exist. Then some take it a step further and write sci-fi stories about our planet … Continue reading

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Gratii: Play Games, Spend Virtual Money (coming soon to College Park!)

Gratii is a new startup created by UMD alum. They’ve developed this awesome iPhone/Android app. I’ve gotten a chance to check it out (it hasn’t even launched yet), and it’s fucking brilliant. Basically, you play games in the app (which … Continue reading

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Quantum Levitation

This couldn’t have less to do with Hip Hop.. Although it couldn’t be more of a daNk idea. This Tel-Aviv University demos quantum superconductors locked in a magnetic field. This is some serious sci-fi shit. And the implications of stuff … Continue reading

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TechCrunch Disrupt SF Day 2 – Live UStream

For the majority of the day I will be taking time to check in on what’s going down at TechCrunch Disrupt 2011. For the non-techheads out there, TechCrunch Disrupt is an incredible conference series with a plethora of speakers taking … Continue reading

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Hacker Group ‘Anonymous’ Plans to Destroy Facebook on November 5th

Depending on how big a role your inner tech-nerd plays in your life, you may or may not be familiar with ‘Anonymous‘. It’s an infamous group of hackers responsible for major hack jobs including (but hardly limited to) PayPal, Bank … Continue reading

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Samsung Mobile – Unleash Your Fingers

This is slick, I watched this through thinking it was a music video the whole time until the end. Awesome concept and well executed. -daNk

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Thomas Heatherwick: Ingenious Bio-Inspired Architecture

I watched this Ted Talk last night and was about to post it, but thought it was a bit long and some people would get bored. But still today I’m thinking about the markable designs created by Thomas Heatherwick and … Continue reading

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Bluebrain – The National Mall: A Location Aware Album

This one is for our Washington D.C. followers. A band based out of our nation’s capital, Bluebrain, has just released a revolutionary new project title The National Mall. It is described as a “location aware album.” The music was specifically … Continue reading

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Ted Talks: Salman Khan says “Let’s Use Video to Reinvent Education” [video]

So I headed over to J. Cole’s blog after he just released this new track, and upon browsing around, I realized we have something in common. He, like myself, is a fan of Ted Talks, and had recently posted this … Continue reading

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