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New Project: 4 Fun Flora Projects

Photo by Dennis Louie

Think back to your first wearable tech experience: maybe it was the communicator badges in Star Trek, the palm flower crystals in Logan’s Run or the man-turned-machine in Terminator. We want science fiction to be real because we want to feel special, aware, and powerful. That’s why wearable tech is... Read more »

New Project: Coffee Cup Spy Cam

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  Take your cup of Joe from classic to classified with a tilt-triggered spy camera. The trick is to modify two paper coffee cups — install the device in one, slide it into the second, and align holes cut in the bottoms of each. Two LEDs can be seen through... Read more »