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Check Out The New Microsoft Surface Laptop, A Remarkable Piece Of Tech

Check Out The New Microsoft Surface Laptop, A Remarkable Piece Of Tech

Technology
This week Microsoft officially debuted the new Surface laptop. Powered by Windows 10 S, the new Surface laptop is designed to inspire and empower a new generation of students and teachers to create the world of tomorrow. The Surface laptop was designed and built to achieve two very simple things: refresh the classic generation of laptops that many have been asking for and to make the Surface work seamlessly to highlight the best of the Windows 10 S operation system. From newly released online reviews, the critics seem very impressed. The new Surface laptop has been marketed as the most versatile and mobile laptop the company has ever produced. Surface Book provides a smooth trackpad and typing experience, while the Surface Studio gives users much more ability to create and experi...
This Architect Has Designed A Stunning Concept Home That Hangs From A Cliffside

This Architect Has Designed A Stunning Concept Home That Hangs From A Cliffside

Art & Design, OMG, Technology
This concept home breaks all the rules Designer Alex Hogrefe is best known for bringing stunning conceptual homes to life with his amazing illustrations. When he isn't consumed by his real day-to-day client work, Hogrefe likes to set time aside to create his own concepts which are unlike the common semi-detached family homes he's used to. With real-world practicality out of the window (boring stuff always ruins the fun), Hogrefe created breathtaking results. Don't believe us? Take a look at this incredible house perched on the edge of a cliff. For one of his latest projects, Hogrefe designed a home that's carved right into an Icelandic cliffside. The building actually extends itself off the cliff edge, hanging over the ocean below. After circulating the web, people were mesmerize...
This VFX Breakdown Of ‘The Martian’ Is Seriously Breathtaking

This VFX Breakdown Of ‘The Martian’ Is Seriously Breathtaking

Technology, Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=18&v=5CPbISkPqKk The gap between real and fake in Hollywood blockbusters has never been soon close. It prompts you to question your sense of reality and perception of real life film. This VFX breakdown of blockbuster movie The Martian gives you an insight into the process of creating alien worlds with the use of a green screen and today's incredible computing power. The chances are that 80% of what you see in modern day film is actually constructed within a computer. Cars, buildings, people and even whole cities are digitally created to build a whole world for movie magic. This VFX breakdown highlights the use of masking, cropping and adapting real-world footage into a remastered adaptation that's truly out of this world. The Martian, a...
Watching Road Construction from a Drone is Incredibly Satisfying

Watching Road Construction from a Drone is Incredibly Satisfying

Technology, Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSdFGcT1kRc If you're a fan of clean lines and symmetry, this road construction video will surely satisfy your weird and wonderful cravings. When we think of road construction, we think of long queues, traffic cones and general time wasting and inconvenience. However, in this outback location in Australia, a talented filmmaker decided to capture the actual process of road construction via drone, in a new country location in the region of Shire of Moora. The area was once previously inaccessible by road, however, now the area is covered in a sleek, paved surface to ride the country wind. Seen in the video, we see the blast of hot tar by a single one-way spreader truck. Followed by this, three separate dump-trucks carry the asphalt to cover the sticky...
This Company Transforms Children’s Wheelchairs into Costumes

This Company Transforms Children’s Wheelchairs into Costumes

OMG, Technology
Walkin’ & Rollin’ costumes specialize in turning wheelchairs into costumes, supporting children with special needs during big dress-up events like birthday parties and Halloween. Children love to play dress up during the Halloween holiday. There's nothing quite like the joy the get from a child's face when they dress up as their favorite cartoon character or superhero. However, not all kids are able to dress themselves in fancy dress costumes. Unfortunately, children who suffer from special needs find the process of dressing up rather difficult. With standard issued costumes, wheelchairs, crutches and other ability supports, the ordeal of trying to dress up in standard issue costumes can become difficult. If you would like to support the team's
Illustrations Showing the Unfortunate Truth of Society

Illustrations Showing the Unfortunate Truth of Society

OMG, Technology
It's no surprise that illustrations are popping up like this all over the net. With a generation consumed by electronics and hardly ever venturing out into the light of day, London based illustrator and animator Steve Cutts, has created powerful yet realistic illustration set that perfectly sums up the world we now live in. From 'smartphone zombies' to 'underground rats', Steve perfectly captures the modern world in a sad but truthful representation. Source: Steve Cuts
This Insane Alarm Clock is Magnetised

This Insane Alarm Clock is Magnetised

Technology
This is something else. Created by Zelf Koelma at the Eindhoven University of Technology, this insane alarm clock named 'Ferrolic' is a magnetised device that re-morphs metal liquid to tell the time. Using this magnetic fluid, Zelf has designed the clock with a strange ability to change and adapt into endless forms. With the added ability to display text, shapes and weather patterns, this clock design takes time-telling to a whole new level. You can read more about the Ferrolic magnetic clock here.
Google Earth’s Most Amazing Satellite Images

Google Earth’s Most Amazing Satellite Images

Culture, Technology
Collected by Earth View, a collection of 1,500 shows off the most amazing satellite images captured by Google earth. With the click of a button, you are transported to a location which beautifully frames the location for a stunning visual outcome. This amazing collection of satellite images can be downloaded as a wallpaper for free and the views are just spectacular.