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July 16, 2006 - July 22, 2006 Archives

  • July 20, 2006
    The Tesla Roadster, powered by more than 6,800 lithium-ion batteries, can go from zero to 60 mph in about four seconds with a top speed of 130 mph. The design actually looks really good too, so you won't have to look like a dork just because you care about the environment. Alth... / Continue →
  • July 20, 2006
    China has put together a scale model of the disputed Chinese/Indian border on one of their military bases in Huangyangtan. This is presumably for training their helicopter pilots to become familiar with the territory in case a battle ever ensues. Or maybe they just really like ... / Continue →
  • July 18, 2006
    Nobody has ever put much thought into USB hubs so it's pretty cool to see somebody come up with something like this. It'd be even cooler if they made the button work though. I don't know how many times I've wanted to push a button that would explode my computer and me with it. ... / Continue →
  • July 18, 2006
    It looks like a MySpace competitor but I'm pretty sure it doesn't actually work and all the users were created by the Wal-Mart advertising gurus. Because all the people stupid enough to actually use probably aren't capable of using a computer. Or reading. Or even being able to ... / Continue →
  • July 17, 2006
    Sao Tome e Principe is a West African country with a population of about 150.000, located on the Guinea Gulf along the Equator. SEED 2006, a Design and Social Economy project financially supported by the Portuguese Cooperation and developed by designer Pedro Alegria, introduced... / Continue →
  • July 17, 2006
    Alienware probably has the greatest computer cases available. Dell not so much. Put the two together and what do you get? The weirdest looking computer you've ever seen. Dubbed the XCS, the case seems to use peripherals like cartridges, possibly allowing for the swapping of har... / Continue →