Tech & Gear

  • Porsche Passport Program: Like Netflix for Porsches

    Porsche Passport Program: Like Netflix for Porsches

    Netflix for _____ is a common-enough shorthand for startups and other tech ventures these days, but I think Porsche has pretty much put the concept to bed with their latest project. It’s called the Porsche Passport Program, and believe it or not it’s more or less Netflix for Porsches. The Porsche Passport Program is currently […]

  • Amazon Doorbells to Admit Deliveries into Your Home Possibly on the Way

    Amazon Doorbells to Admit Deliveries into Your Home Possibly on the Way

    Amazon‘s product delivery system is like a well-oiled machine at this point – they’ve figured out how to get your stuff to you when the postal service is off, or in some cities within hours of when you placed the order. But there’s one problem they haven’t been able to solve: “Porch pirates,” which sounds […]

  • Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography Contest

    Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography Contest

    What is photomicrography? You can probably put it together by analyzing the word itself, but in case you can’t it refers to images captured by a microscope or some other magnifying device. The resultant images can be pretty stunning, and never more so than in viewing the finalists in the Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography […]

  • ThinkPad 25 Anniversary Edition Laptop Computer

    ThinkPad 25 Anniversary Edition Laptop Computer

    Believe it or not, the Lenovo ThinkPad, very likely to have been your first laptop, is turning 25 years old this year. And to celebrate, Lenovo is putting out a new 25th anniversary edition that brings the classic back into the modern era, and it’s called the ThinkPad 25. The Lenovo ThinkPad 25 sports an […]

  • ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    There are some big diamonds out there, but unless you’re Atom Ant none of them are big enough for you to get inside, even if such a thing were physically possible. But a recent art installation designed by design studio XEX on behalf of the Dr. Jart+ skincare brand seeks to simulate the imaginary experience […]

  • Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    For most of us, the job of the airplane pilot is to get from point A to point B is quickly and safely as possible, ideally without any uncomfortable turbulence along the way. But the folks at flight route tracking service CloudAhoy are taking time to appreciate those pilots that have a little bit more […]

  • LEGO Résumé Used by Designer Andy Morris

    LEGO Résumé Used by Designer Andy Morris

    The job market is always tough, and it’s even tougher to know how to set yourself apart from other applicants to any in-demand job. Artist and designer Andy Morris came up with a novel solution, and whether or not it’s gotten him any jobs it has gotten him some viral internet attention: It’s a LEGO […]

  • Mighty: “The First On-The-Go Spotify Music Player”

    Mighty: “The First On-The-Go Spotify Music Player”

    Don’t get me wrong – listening to Spotify on my phone is one of the best ways to listen to music, I’ve enhanced many a nighttime walk using this capability. But the simple fact remains that there are times when one wants to bring music – and not one’s phone – out with them. There’s […]