Tag Archive: HighTech


Check out this high-tech animal gear for National Pet Day

Did you know that this is National Pet Day in the United States? If you didn’t, go find your pet, give them a hug, and apologize. And if you were aware, go find your pet and give them a hug anyway because they love you. And you love them right back, so you probably want […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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High-tech megaphone will translate your speech in real-time

A blaring megaphone is an effective way to get people’s attention. But what if the people in the room speak a multitude of languages? A Tokyo airport is trying to solve the language gap with international travelers with a megaphone that lets the user communicate in three different languages. A worker speaking one of three […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple to help the Pentagon develop high-tech military wearables

Apple is one of several companies and organizations teaming up with the Pentagon to develop high-tech wearables for the U.S. military. The $ 171 million project will be the combined effort of 162 different companies, universities, and other groups — including Apple, Boeing, Harvard, and more. Collectively brought together under the name FlexTech Alliance, the goal […]

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Hyperscope, The High-Tech Low-Fi Can Camera

The Hyperscope: Even the name is awseome.

This amazing chunk of technology is – unbelievably – home made. It’s a camera, it is milled Apple-style from a single block of aluminum, and it’s called the Hyperscope. What’s not to love?

Biult by the very able Matt Abelson, the Hyperscope is a “can camera,” a pinhole camera built into an old beer can or similar, only it is clearly way more complicated than an  [Read More…]