Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Secret History of Emergency Exits

When designing a commercial structure, there is one safety component that must be designed right into the building from the start: egress. Read more… Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/5813cDXvYic/the-secret-history-of-emergency-exits-1602935478Tags: Twitch   albert pujols   Advertisements

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Riding Along With a Biohazard Crew That Cleans Up NYC Murder Scenes

Welcome to Reading List, Gizmodo’s Saturday afternoon collection of the best articles from around the web. This week, we’ve got smart takes from The Atlantic, Ars Technica, The New York Times, BuzzFeed, and more. Read more… Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/cOHPARH40OY/riding-along-with-the-biohazard-crews-that-clean-up-nyc-1604045535Related Topics: world … Continue reading

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North Korea’s vision of the future looks like classic sci-fi

When a country is essentially cut off from the rest of the world, peculiar things can happen. In Cuba, the half-century-plus trade-embargo means antique Chevy Bel Airs roam the streets like pigeons, and apparently North Korea’s communist ideology… Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/kB2HnFG-leI/Tags: … Continue reading

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This Topographic Calendar Turns Your To-Do List Into an Actual Mountain

If you’re finding yourself overwhelmed with all the work on your plate, it’s probably a bad idea to keep track of it all on this lovely calendar Land Rover has made. Using the topography elevation lines you’d find on a … Continue reading

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This is what Samsung’s virtual reality headset, Gear VR, looks like

Wondering what Samsung’s virtual reality headset looks like? Well stop wondering, because when it’s announced at IFA 2014 later this year, it’ll look something like what you see above. That’s a render straight from Samsung, care of SamMobile. Our… Source: … Continue reading

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Sonos now streams SoundCloud music collections

Sonos owners looking for more off-beat tracks than Spotify or Google Play Music offer can now access a SoundCloud beta program. SoundCloud likens itself to an audio version of Vimeo or Flickr: a platform for new artists, established acts like… … Continue reading

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Playdate: We’re livestreaming ‘Divinity: Original Sin’ on PC! (update: on pause)

Welcome, ladygeeks and gentlenerds, to the new era of gaming. The one where you get to watch, and comment, as other people livestream gameplay from PCs and next-gen consoles. Because games! They’re fun!… Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/FHAtDpPiiEs/Related Topics: Thomas Muller   Miss … Continue reading

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