Articles about machine

Second Oreo Separator Machine Allows Cookie, Cream Lovers To Coexist
If you enjoyed Nabisco’s first video where David Neevel took his disgust of the cream part of the Oreo to a new level by building a machine that specifically removed the cream filling, then you’ll probably be happy to hear another video has been published.The latest Oreo-related video highlights a machine built by Barry Kudrowitz and Bill Fienup who work as toy scientists in Minnesota. Unlike Neevel’s machine which completely […]

Man Builds Oreo Separator Machine To Remove Cream Filling
If there’s anything you should hate more than anything in the world, the cream filling inside of an Oreo cookie might be extremely low on the majority of people’s lists. But artist and inventor David Neevel absolutely, positively hates the cream in Oreo cookies. Instead of completely avoiding the cream-filled treat, he decided to create a machine that can remove the part of the Oreo he dislikes the most.In a […]

NetSecure Payments Kudos lets everyone have a credit card machine
While it’s not exactly in everybody’s best interests to have a portable credit card machine that can be brought wherever they go, the technology is available for such purposes. The folks over at NetSecure Payments have recently introduced its Kudos credit card acceptance kit over to the US. The Kudos is basically a gadget that can be used to turn desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones into credit card terminals.This allows […]

AutoWed wedding machine eliminates the need for a priest
If you’d like to get married in the future, we might not need a priest anymore. The folks over at Concept Shed recently came up with a very interesting machine called the AutoWed: a novelty contraption that performs the role of a priest in a marriage. Users input their particulars, press the appropriate buttons on the machine to make their decisions, and get wed by the machines. It even gives […]


World's fastest Rubik's cube solving machine does it in a little over 10-seconds
Gone are the days where solving a Rubik’s cube in under a minute is considered an achievement. The students at the Swinburne University of Technology have created a robot that can do it in seconds – less than 11 seconds in fact. Called Ruby, the puzzle solving machine managed to solve a randomized cube, including the time it took to scan the toy, in just a little over 10 seconds: […]

A LEGO machine that can sort your LEGO parts for you
One of the worst things about playing with LEGO is cleaning up the mess when you’re done. It’s one thing to just shove everything into a box for you to pick up where you left off but when you’re looking for specific pieces, having to dig through tons of LEGO parts that you don’t need is time consuming and troublesome. However, a LGEO hobbyist has come up with a solution […]

Turn your iPhone into a pinball machine with the Pinball Magic
Are you a fan of pinball games but can’t really afford to spend money on your very own pinball machine, or don’t have the space in your home to do so? Chances are, you’ve resorted to playing virtual pinball games on your phone or on your computer, but those devices don’t really give you the same fun of playing with a real machine. While Pinball Magic won’t give you the […]

Build your own pinball machine with two LCD displays
Pinball machines are a real treat to have around the house, but they take up way too much space, especially if you want to have more than one around. To solve this problem, a pinball machine lover, tbarklay, decided to take things into his own hands – by building a digital pinball machine. By making use of two LCD monitors, a computer and an old PC table, the managed to […]

Drug dispensing robots increase hospital efficiency and accuracy
One of the most important aspects of being a pharmacist is the ability to dish out accurate amounts of required medication. When you have hundreds of patients to deal with everyday, the job gets tiring, tedious and mistakes are bound to happen. But not at the University of California, San Francisco. A robotic drug dispensary system is used to pack medication for patients that seek treatment at the university. Prescriptions […]

Airspresso bike-pump espresso machine
If you’re a fan of espressos and camping, the Airspresso might be the espresso maker just for you. Imagine this – you’re in the middle of the jungle with no Starbucks or power outlet within walking distance, and you’re desperate for that triple shot espresso, what do you do? Unless you have a battery pack and an espresso machine you’re probably out of luck. But if you had the Airspresso, […]

Machine automatically tattoos you
What’s worse than getting a tattoo you choose from a catalog of bad designs and then halfway through the process of getting inked, regretting it? How about someone else that chooses your tattoo for you instead? In this case, a machine. Some folks have come up with an automatic tattoo machine to do just that. All you have to do is get strapped to the device, and once it starts, […]

Paintball Robot is one scary machine
If you were afraid of humans with paintball guns, wait ’til you get a load of this. An inventor named Chris Rogers has come up with a remote control vehicle capable of multiple real world applications, but in one of the ideas he demonstrated with his robot was to attach a high-powered paintball gun to turn it into one fearsome machine. Capable of knocking down doors, climbing stairs and even […]

This machine ties neckties automatically
What happens when you have too much time on your hands and you want to make a statement? You create a sculpture of course! And that’s what Seth Goldstein, a sculptor did. Call it silly, call it a waste of time, but one thing you can’t deny is that it is ingenious. The sculptor managed to create a machine that continually ties and unties a necktie. Why anyone would do […]

TagCandy will change the way we consume candy
A bunch of engineering students from Japan recently came up with an interesting device that plans to change the way we consume candy in the future. Called the TagCandy, this machine consists of a device that you attach to your candy before you eat it. You can then select what sort of mood you would like to enjoy the candy with, i.e. the feeling of fizzy drinks, fireworks in your […]

Post on Twitter using Morse codes
Bored of typing your tweets out on your phone or keyboard? Can’t be bothered to use voice recognition to dictate your tweets? Looking for another alternative way to tweet? Why not try tweeting with a telegraph machine. A man who goes by the name of joester5 on Twitter managed to create some sort of contraption that allows him to tweet with a telegraph machine he bought off eBay. With some […]

Decorate cakes easily using your computer with AutoFrost
If you’ve always wanted to create complex designs on your cake, but never had the skills or steady hands to pull off the job, the AutoFrost Cake Decorator was probably designed for you. A group of students from Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering designed and built the handy cake decorator for a class project. All you have to do is draw a design in a Paint-like GUI, press a […]

Machine To Turn Your Office Paper Into Toilet Paper
Do you think that there is too much paper being wasted in your office? Well, the smart folks over in a Japanese company called Oriental have come up with a machine called White Goat. If you’re wondering what a machine with such a funny name does, it converts your normal paper into toilet paper. Just pop in about 40 sheets of paper, and wait for 30 minutes, and you’ll get […]