Archive | September, 2014

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The Bleeding Edge Robots and Lasers That Made Your Audi

“All I need is free because I’m a factory.” -Ben Folds Five, Jackson Cannery MIT’s Technology Review has a new article up about the manufacturing processes that go into making Audi vehicles in Ingolstadt, Germany, and we are impressed. The article focuses on just how automated everything is from the sensing of what vehicle is […]

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How To GoPro: Awesome DIY Driving Video Camera Options

Ah, Mr. Spielberg, perched so daintily atop your E.T. money, we suspect that you never foresaw the rise of the GoPro camera. A manageable, smartphone-sized video camera capable of recording high-definition video while suction-cupped onto nearly any surface imaginable—Indiana Jones could have used one of these in the Temple of Doom, eh? Well, we’re not […]

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Audi Q3 Becomes Second Vehicle to Offer AT&T Mobile Data Plan

There’s a moment in the 1992 film “Sneakers” where Ben Kingsley says to Robert Redford, “The world isn’t run by weapons anymore, or energy, or money. It’s run by little ones and zeroes, little bits of data. It’s all just electrons.” Redfords responds, of course, with his trademark smirk, squinty eyed expression and a withering […]

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