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Lego-inspired bridge in Germany looks fascinating

07/06/2012, We all love Lego don’t we? Well, so does German street artist Martin Heuwold a.k.a. Megx. But he took his love for Lego and art to a higher level by giving a bridge in Wuppertal, Germany the perfect Lego makeover. Megx transformed the bridge into a...

Palencia Civic Center redesigned to stunning effect

07/06/2012, There is value in heritage buildings in cities all over the world, but on the other hand, some dilapidated and sick buildings do need a facelift – and desperately, too. The EXIT Architects decided to take up this challenge by transforming the...

Manual 3D Sandcastle Printer

07/06/2012, So, those of us living in tropical countries or who reside in the northern hemisphere and are about to experience summer, a trip to the nearest beach (or one that is far away will also do) is certainly worth looking into – especially building...

3D-printed shoes offer totally alien look

07/05/2012, You can say that purchasing a pair of shoes can be quite the challenge for some of us, especially since both our feet are not of the exact same size, and sometimes, this is more obvious for some of us compared to others. Getting a pair of custom made...

Kodak granted approval to auction its patent portfolio

07/04/2012, Kodak won an approval from the Bankruptcy Court earlier this week to auction its patent portfolios. Both Apple and FlashPoint have previously asserted ownership of a few of Kodak’s 1,100 patents, however, the Bankruptcy Court has finally ruled that...

Sony XQD memory cards are blazing fast

07/04/2012, If you think that the current generation of Compact Flash cards aren’t fast enough for you, you’re in luck. Sony has just announced the launch of its new XQD format card the QD-S64. Using the XQD format that was launched by the Compact Flash...

Amazon buys UpNext – a 3D mapping startup

07/04/2012, While Apple has been distancing itself from Google with the introduction of its own mapping service, it looks like Amazon might be following suit in the near future. According to reports online, the company recently bought up a 3D mapping startup, UpNext....

Toshiba found guilty of LCD price-fixing

07/03/2012, A jury in San Francisco ruled that the Japanese electronics conglomerate that is Toshiba conspired with vendors to keep LCD prices “artificially high”. The jury found out that Toshiba and its subsidiaries conspired with other manufacturers of Thin...