Technology

U.S Air Force Enlists BATMAN and Google Glass On the Battlefield

You read that right, BATMAN. The Battlefield Air Targeting Man-Aided (K)nowledge (BATMAN) is an elite research and development team beta testing Google Glass for possible use on the battlefield. BATMAN, a part of the 711th Human Performance wing ...

The Creators Project: Vik Muniz’s Grain of Sand Castles

Artists Vik Muniz and Marcelo Coehlo produced a unique and innovative reversal of the sand castle by microscopically etching castles on a single grain of sand. The Creators Project has been celebrating the mixture of art and technology for a few ...

Festo Brings Comics to Life with These Doc Ock Inspired Arms!

It seems recently that life is imitating art more and more. With Asimo strutting his funky stuff and showing us robots can walk, 3D printers, spacesuits that look like famous movie characters and sponges that fill in wounds for quicker recovery, ...

Are GIZMODO’s Rooftop Turbines Too Good to be True?

The growing concern over our impact on our planets environment and the ever growing cost of fossil fuels have lead many to move to more sustainable power sources. Electric cars have seen a massive boost in sales, with the U.S following Japan in ...

‘Action Movie Kid’ Warms Our Hearts and Imagination

James Hashimoto is the coolest dad ever – someone who builds on his kid’s imagination and turns them into quick adventures on YouTube that turn his son, Daniel, into a bonafide viral sensation and super hero kid extraordinaire. I ...

Oculus VR: Facebook Acquires Virtual Reality Company

The social media juggernaut is set to purchase Oculus VR for a total $2 billion in a deal slated to finalize in the second quarter of 2014. Not long after announcing their $19 billion acquisition of mobile messenger service WhatsApp, Facebook ...