New Wi-Fi System is 3 Times Faster Than All Others

Tired of slow Wi-Fi? Researchers have just found a transmission method that can increase speeds by up to 3 times. Called MegaMIMO 2.0, the wireless system can transfer data three times faster than anything else on the market and double the range of the best routers. A team from MIT’s CSAIL lab are hoping their technology can get...

AK-47 Store Opens in Moscow Airport

If you happen to be traveling through an airport in Russia and you feel the desire to purchase an AK-47, you may just be in luck. Kalashnikov Concern, the arms manufacturer famous for the AK-47, has opened their first store at the Sheremetyevo airport in Moscow, Russia, according to Sputnik News. At the store, customers can purchase all...

Bringing Past Forgotten Icons to Life with Giant Cassette Coffee Tables

Bringing a once dearly loved piece of old technology back to life is Los Angeles-based company TAYBLES making coffee tables out of giant cassettes.The tables are handcrafted integrated with LED lighting powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery. The tables also feature cupholders and a slot to store magazines or books.The team who designs and builds the iconic pieces...

Lotus Auctions Off Its Only Production Motorcycle

 With the recent release of Lotus’s new and only line of motorcycles, the first one is reported to go up for auction later this week.The exotic motorcycle is designed by no other than the motorcycle whiz Daniel Simon. Simon, world renowned for his iconic Hollywood motorcycles including the Lightcycle from the movie “Tron Legacy”, as well as the...

Mercedes-Maybach 6 Coupe is the Future of Luxury Cars

The newly announced Mercedes-Maybach 6 coupe is the essence of the future of luxury cars. Stretching a length 18.5 feet long, this beautiful coupe combines the style of past with the technology of the future. The interior of the coupe is nothing short of amazing, with a futuristic feel and the perfect flow between function and design. Designed...

Mezmerizing Infinite Looping Train

James Risner, a train enthusiast attached a long string of train carts and locomotives together to create a bi-directional infinite spiral with Ho scale trains. The seven locomotives can change the direction of the train rather quickly, reaching high (scaled) speeds. However, as for the purpose of the apparatus, we are still looking to find one. Nonetheless, if...

The Head Hammock- Finally a Solution to Sleep on Planes

The final solution is here- the NodPod enables you to sleep in nearly any vehicle, comfortably and without worry.With hundreds of travel flying hours under my belt, I can personally say sleeping on planes is perhaps one of the most difficult tasks to achieve. The congested metal tube barely gives you enough room to breath, let alone attempt...

What Happens if You Roll a Car Down a Cliff with a Roll-cage Held Together by Duct-tape?

It’s a perplexing question, perhaps asked by no one but nevertheless Fiberfix has answered and tested the experiment showing what happens if you roll a car down a cliff with a roll cage held together using tape. While using duct tape is probably a bad idea, Fiberfixe’s new tape which is as strong as steel (literally) could make...

Students Build Spaghetti Bridge that Can Hold 300 Kg

Building bridges for physics projects is always fun, but college students in Lithuania just took the process to the next level. Teams from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University were tasked with building bridges from spaghetti, and the winning bridge was able to hold 300 kilograms of load. This impressive feat has broken the record across Lithuania and has yet to...

The World’s First (and only) Double-Decker Open Cable Car

Hitch a ride aboard the world’s first – and only – double-decker open cable car.The “CabriO” cable car located in Stanserhorn, Switzerland,  is the world’s first (and only) cable car featuring a roofless upper deck. The cable car hosts some of the world’s most impressive technology, able to carry 60 people in one trip while escalating 2,320...