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Open Source, Powder-Based 3-D Printer Has Full-Color Potential - Wired

Open Source, Powder-Based 3-D Printer Has Full-Color Potential - Wired | Heron | Scoop.it
Open Source, Powder-Based 3-D Printer Has Full-Color Potential
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PWDR is an open source, inkjet-based 3-D printer that has the potential to bring a Wizard of Oz-like range of color to the previously black and white world of additive fabrication.
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‘The Electrical Experimenter’ Circa Early 1900s: How-Tos, Patents, Radio News, Electricity Ads, and More!

‘The Electrical Experimenter’ Circa Early 1900s: How-Tos, Patents, Radio News, Electricity Ads, and More! | Heron | Scoop.it
You’ll want to stop everything you’re doing before opening this digital archive of The Electrical Experimenter Vol. 4, published in 1913. Consisting of 584 scanned pages from multiple i…
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Motorcycle Sleds + Vodka = A Very Russian Bike Rally

Motorcycle Sleds + Vodka = A Very Russian Bike Rally | Heron | Scoop.it
Once a year, thousands of riders come together to race DIY motorcycles on the ice and get drunk. It's great.
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Soundwall's Nova art speaker boasts magic touch and backlights

Soundwall's Nova art speaker boasts magic touch and backlights | Heron | Scoop.it
The latest version of Soundwall comes with a couple of extra features that make it even more interactive. You can think of a Soundwall either as an aluminu
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The world's first fully-manned hoverbike looks like a hell of a ride

The world's first fully-manned hoverbike looks like a hell of a ride | Heron | Scoop.it
Dubai might be getting its first batch of autonomous passenger drones, but Russian startup Hoversurf wants to let you fly with its fully-manned hoverbike.
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Veja o foguete indiano lançando 104 satélites de uma vez

Veja o foguete indiano lançando 104 satélites de uma vez | Heron | Scoop.it
A Índia bateu um recorde mundial, lançando nada menos que 104 satélites em uma única missão. O melhor é que isso foi filmado. Parece algo saído de um bom filme de ficção científica.
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Arduino Blog – Giant interactive crossword puzzle uses 130 Arduinos

Arduino Blog – Giant interactive crossword puzzle uses 130 Arduinos | Heron | Scoop.it
n what is perhaps the most Arduino boards used together, 130 Arduino Nanos, (plus an Arduino Mega), 130 RFID readers, and 750 RGB LEDs power this interactive crossword puzzle.
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Simuladores como alternativa aos super-carros?

Simuladores como alternativa aos super-carros? | Heron | Scoop.it
Ter um carro super-desportivo é um dos objectivos de sonho de muitas pessoas, mas parece haver um número ainda maior de pessoas que, em vez disso, tem optado por investir em simuladores - e o resultado pode ser melhor que a realidade.
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Vous avez 300 000 euros en trop sur votre compte en banque ? Cette voiture volante est exactement ce dont vous avez besoin

Vous avez 300 000 euros en trop sur votre compte en banque ? Cette voiture volante est exactement ce dont vous avez besoin | Heron | Scoop.it
Vous ne savez pas trop quoi faire votre PEL ? Vous avez 300 000 euros qui traînent quelque part sur un compte offshore ? Si ces préoccupations de riche vous
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Les monoplaces de la prochaine saison de Formule-E semblent sortir tout droit d’un film de SF

Les monoplaces de la prochaine saison de Formule-E semblent sortir tout droit d’un film de SF | Heron | Scoop.it
Le Championnat de Formule E FIA (où concourent des Formule E, comme électriques) va lancer en 2018 sa cinquième saison. Avec des bolides dont le design n&rsquo
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ASIGN Observatory II - Observatory Construction

ASIGN Observatory II - Observatory Construction | Heron | Scoop.it
ASIGN Observatory II - Observatory Construction - Inspired by God, an average bloke presents astronomy in simple terms. With his second observatory now complete, he shares the cosmos through photographs and free tours viewing through modern robotic telescopes.
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Morgan made a tiny three-wheeled EV for kids that costs $10,000

Morgan made a tiny three-wheeled EV for kids that costs $10,000 | Heron | Scoop.it
British car company Morgan is famous for making stylish retro three-wheelers like the all-electric EV3, which the company debuted at the Geneva Motor Show last year. But what’s a Morgan owner t
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SideArm Catches Full-Size Unmanned Aerial System Flying at Full Speed

SideArm Catches Full-Size Unmanned Aerial System Flying at Full Speed | Heron | Scoop.it
Few scenes capture the U.S. Navy’s prowess as effectively as the rapid-fire takeoff and recovery of combat jets from the deck of a
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RiftCat does PC VR on $1 Cardboard VR – ARMdevices.net




RiftCat out of Poland is showing off VRidge which enables users to Play any PC VR game on a $1 Google Cardboard or on any Smartphone based VR headset.


Unuiga on ARMdevices.net Geniatech on ARMdevices.net Aikun on ARMdevices.net Applied Micro on ARMdevices.net RiftCat does PC VR on $1 Cardboard VR Posted by Charbax – February 8, 2017

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Meet the Ubuntu Powered Augmented Reality Helmet

Meet the Ubuntu Powered Augmented Reality Helmet | Heron | Scoop.it
An Ubuntu powered augmented reality (AR) helmet will be on show at Mobile World Congress, 2017.
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Dutch company 3D4Makers creates stronger 3D printing materials with pioneering air jet extrusion system

Dutch company 3D4Makers creates stronger 3D printing materials with pioneering air jet extrusion system | Heron | Scoop.it
3D4Makers, a Netherlands-based developer of 3D printing materials, has devised a new way to extrude filament that does not require water. The company's multiple jet air cooling system can cool extruded 3D printing filament as effectively as water while reducing overall production time.
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First Driverless Car Race Sees Early Crash

First Driverless Car Race Sees Early Crash | Heron | Scoop.it
A race between two driverless cars ended with mixed results: one car crashed, but a rogue dog that ran onto the track escaped unharmed. The race was a test run for a planned future series of full-f…
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The OpenFlexure Microscope: A Lifesaving Water-Testing Device You Can 3D Print at Home

I remember looking at some really interesting things through a microscope when I was in grade school, and wishing that I had my own. Eventually I did, but it was a plastic thing of poor quality, and I'm not really sure where it came from - I think someone may have given it to me after they got
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Rocket Lab’s experimental rocket arrives at New Zealand launch pad for debut flight

Rocket Lab’s experimental rocket arrives at New Zealand launch pad for debut flight | Heron | Scoop.it
After three years of developing a brand new rocket, aerospace startup Rocket Lab has finally transported a finished vehicle to the New Zealand launch pad where it will take its first flight
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This Custom LEGO Roller Coaster Dinosaur Amusement Park was Built Using 145,000 Bricks!

This Custom LEGO Roller Coaster Dinosaur Amusement Park was Built Using 145,000 Bricks! | Heron | Scoop.it
Beyond the Brick’s Joshua Hanlon talks with James Burrows about his custom LEGO CoasterSaurus II roller coaster and dinosaur theme park. [Beyond the Brick]
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Aston Martin hypercar coming with Cosworth V-12, 175-unit production run

Aston Martin hypercar coming with Cosworth V-12, 175-unit production run | Heron | Scoop.it
A year ago Aston Martin came out with the surprise announcement that it was developing a hypercar in partnership with the Red Bull Racing Formula One team. Last summer we received a preview in the form of a concept car and since then numerous details have emerged. On Wednesday, Aston Marti
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How One Guy Made A Shockingly Good Urwerk UR-202 Watch Homage | aBlogtoWatch

How One Guy Made A Shockingly Good Urwerk UR-202 Watch Homage | aBlogtoWatch | Heron | Scoop.it
American engineering student who spent 2 years creating an Urwerk UR-202 homage watch describes the project & challenges in his own words
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Construindo um relógio de US$ 2,6 milhões

Construindo um relógio de US$ 2,6 milhões | Heron | Scoop.it
O Patek Philippe 5175R Grandmaster Chime é um relógio de US$ 2,6 milhões; o que é um absurdo, inconcebível, mas depois que você vê todo o trabalho, a arte, a expertise envolvidos na criação dessa peça, percebe que embora o valor continue absurdo, você não está pagando valores irreais. O custo está todo ali, no seu pulso. Clique e assista como é construído um bicho desses. É… lindo.
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This $500 plug-and-play robot arm is designed to be a desktop friend for DIY engineers

This $500 plug-and-play robot arm is designed to be a desktop friend for DIY engineers | Heron | Scoop.it
What’s your desktop setup like — dual monitors, maybe? A good sound system, and some sort of ergonomic wrist rest? That sounds okay I guess, but you know what would really kick things up a notch
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How to fold a World Record-winning paper airplane

John Collins holds the Guinness World Record for designing the farthest flying paper airplane. The plane, folded from a single piece of A4 paper, flew 69.14 meters in 2012. Harvard University made …
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Inside look at Bugatti Chiron production

Inside look at Bugatti Chiron production | Heron | Scoop.it
Chiron production is well underway at Bugatti’s plant in Molsheim, France, and the first examples are due to be delivered to customers in the first quarter of 2017. Bugatti plans to build the cars at a rate of roughly 70 per year, and the company has already confirmed that just 500 wil
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