Daily Archives: March 13, 2019

Lego Are The Perfect Size For Building A Switch Game Case

https://kotaku.com/lego-are-the-perfect-size-for-building-a-switch-game-ca-1833268346 Someone made a fun Lego replica of a Nintendo Switch that doubles as a nifty little case for Switch games. Read more… via Kotaku https://kotaku.com March 13, 2019 at 01:11PM

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Photos of Ordinary Objects Sliced in Half With a Water Jet

https://www.wired.com/story/gallery-objects-cut-in-half Growing up in Vancouver, Mike Warren liked to take apart electronics for fun—VCRs, phones, anything he could get his hands on. He’s still taking stuff apart, but instead of a screwdriver he now uses a state-of-the-art, 60,000-psi water jet … Continue reading

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Okay: Driving A Car With Saw Blades For Wheels On A Frozen

https://geekologie.com/2019/03/okay-driving-a-car-with-saw-blades-for-w.php This is a video from the folks of the Beyond The Press Youtube channel of a Subaru that’s had its tires replaced with giant saw blades being taken out for a spin on a frozen lake. It actually performs … Continue reading

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Google’s real-time speech recognition AI can run offline on Pixel

https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/12/google-releases-offline-gboard-speech-recognizer-for-pixel/ You can now dictate your texts with Google’s Gboard keyboard even when you’re offline, at least if you use a Pixel. Google’s AI team announced that it updated the Gboard’s speech recognizer to recognize characters one-by-one as they’re spoken, … Continue reading

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Google’s Lookout app says what it sees for blind users in the US

https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/13/google-lookout-app-us-release/ Google’s Lookout is now finally available for download, though it’s only compatible with Pixel devices in the US set to English at the moment. The application was first announced at Google’s annual I/O Conference in 2018 and was designed … Continue reading

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Boeing’s fixes to 737 MAX software delayed by government shutdown, report claims

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1472965 Enlarge / A Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed in October 2018; a software fix based on the investigation was delayed by the US government shutdown. It’s possible that the fix could have prevented the crash of a … Continue reading

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How To Make A Super-Hydrophobic Labyrinth Game

https://www.geeksaresexy.net/2019/03/10/how-to-make-a-super-hydrophobic-labyrinth-game/ From NightHawkInLight: In this video I show how to make a classic coffee table game with a hydrophobic twist. I’m sure I’ll be asked the question of why not just spray a store bought labyrinth game with a hydrophobic … Continue reading

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