The dystopian promise of Google Glass is unlikely to be realised, due to lack of interest from pretty much everyone.
Here’s how big that comet is, compared to the size of LA.
You are probably wrong about almost everything.
A levitating building in Covent Garden. From the guy who brought you that house whose face fell off.
Quadcopter lampshade ballet. (no, not three random words).
Anonymous Gods: Faces of statues, automatically blurred by Google Streetview.
New app Cuddlr connects you to strangers. Just for cuddles.
Clever origami folding pushchair goes viral via grainy demo vid. (Seems a little over engineered to me)
Individually hand-crafted functional wooden lightbulb.
Electronic Makeup: Transforming a model’s face with real-time projection mapping.
Microsoft’s cloud gaming system speeds things up by streaming your next action before you even do it.
Knife with little holes makes it easy to spread butter. (I did something similar to grate cheese the other week)
Inside Google’s not-so secret drone-delivery program.
Sharing Faces: Seeing yourself reflected in the image of others.
You can’t hum while holding your nose. And 57 other facts.
1000 little robots self-organise themselves into shapes. Don’t think they’ve written any rude words yet.
The evolution of Amazon’s Kindle in one GIF.
Hyperlapse: Microsoft makes your GoPro movies less boring with super smooth timelapses.
A giant rainbow slinky thing. Dancing.
Instant gratification of physical stuff is the next big Internet thing.
Sprayable microwavable cake in a can.
Sneaky software tracks you online using images, even when you have cookies switched off.
Levi’s boss says you should never wash your jeans.
The blackest material ever. Lets you stare into the abyss all day long.
Donate your skills by the hour to help Cancer charities. (Via @gemmawent)
A drone. Inside a fireworks display.
Girls and science: Isn’t it time we told her she’s pretty brilliant, too?
Realtime map of lightning strikes. Doesn’t seem to let you check that it doesn’t strike twice.
Yo. A new low.
Leading design schools join forces with Google to create an entrepreneurial incubator: Zero to hero in 30 weeks.
Tesla gives away its patents on electric cars. Good job!
Eugene Goostman passes the Turing Test. Wonder if he came up with his own name.
New app uses Fart Power to teach kids about nutrition.
Client feedback on the creation of the Earth.
How football sounds to people who don’t care. You may as well be talking about archaeology.
If computers see your face as a child, will they recognise you when you’re older?
Lab mice react differently to male and female researchers. This calls 1000′s of test results into question.
A raging sea. Indoors.
Google Street View now lets you go back in time.
Powdered alcohol has been approved for sale in the US. Just add water.
Pyro Board: An audio visualizer created from an array of 2,500 flames.
Map shows parts of the US where nobody lives.
Illustrations in the sky between buildings.
Is irony ruining our culture? Who dares to go against the prevailing tone of cynicism?
3D interactive display projected onto a curtain of mist
Celebrities that look like mattresses
1000 years of European border change.
This super-simple Spritz speed-reading system is actually pretty amazing.
Add two vertical lines to an animated gif to give it a great 3D effect.
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