Archive for July, 2011

Family Ties and a Summer Slam Dunk: Ambsn and BoomCase by Mr. Simo

So, yeah, one cousin has this pretty radical beachwear company for a good cause (Ambsn) and the other cousin makes ridiculously cool, beach-bumpin boomboxes out of vintage suitcases. (BoomCase.) Not a bad family to be in right? Well, meet the Odberts…

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Electric Airplane Designer Wants Aviation Energy Autonomy

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — The Elektra One from PC-Aero is making its North American debut here at Airventure. The sleek electric single-seater is a prototype of the airplane designer Calin Gologan hopes will go into production next year. But Gologan’s main goal isn’t production, it’s developing a truly “modern” airplane. He believes that starts with energy […]

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Name Your Own Price for Crayon Physics, Other Indie Games

The Humble Indie Bundle is back for a third round. A team of independent game developers has once again gotten together to sell a handful of independent games, at any price point you want, and will divide the earnings among creators and charities.
The most recent promotion includes 2008’s Independent Games Festival winner Crayon Physics Deluxe, […]

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X-Men Artist Kick-Starts Gorgeous iPhone Strategy Game

The upcoming mobile game World Without End looks absolutely stunning, as if it were ripped straight out of a comic book.

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Wireless Chargers Could Turn EV Racers Into Life Size Slot Cars

A British electric motorsports company is installing wireless electric vehicle charging stations in pit alley as a test platform for automotive inductive charging. If all goes well, entire track surfaces could function as EV charging stations that top off batteries while cars race.
The project is a partnership between the folks over at New Zealand’s Halo […]

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