Robotic Prosthesis Drumming Arm Offers Amputee A New Solution (video)

Georgia Tech has created a robotic drumming prosthesis equipped with motors that provides Jason Barnes who lost his arm to electrocution two years ago with a new way to play his passion.

Unfortunately after losing his arm Jason thought his future as a musician didn’t look too promising until Professor Gil Weinberg, founding director of the Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology introduced him to a new drumming prosthesis to replace his lost arm.

Robotic Prosthesis Drumming Arm

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15 Year Old Student Creates 3D Printed iPhone Stethoscope Case And App

15 year old student Suman Mulumudi has used a 3D printer and his design skills to transform Apple’s iPhone device into a stethoscope, be creating a very unique and innovative iPhone stethoscope case using his parents MakerBot Replicator 2 3D printer.

The design for the iPhone stethoscope case took Suman just a couple of weeks to design and is equipped with a diaphragm that collects low-frequency sounds from a patient and sends them through a tube to the smartphones microphone, transforming the iPhone into a handy stethoscope system.

iPhone Stethoscope Case

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Is This What The New Apple iPhone 6 Will Look Like? (video)

Designer Sam Beckett has put together a concept rendering of what he thinks Apple’s iPhone 6 might look like when it is unveiled later this year, using leaked specifications that are rumoured to be incorporated into the new iPhone 6 smartphone.

A number of rumours have been circulating regards the design and specifications of the new Apple iPhone 6 including with some indicating the new iPhone 6 will only be 8 percent larger than the current iPhone 5S but will be fitted with a screen that is 17 percent larger offering 68 percent more pixels for users to enjoy.

iPhone 6 Concept

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Samsung Increases Cloud Print App Security

We live in a world that’s becoming increasingly cable-less, which gives us more room and freedom than the cable piles of yesteryear that required us to come up with clever cable management solutions that took way too much time and effort. However, when you may everything wireless, you also make it more accessible to security intrusions. Samsung is seeking to rectify that problem when you’re connecting to your printer with its new Cloud Print app.

Samsung Cloud Print app

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SlatePro Personal TechDesk (video)

Building on his previous Kickstarter campaign successes designer Nathan Mummert has developed his previous laptop style desk into a full size functional desktop computer desk which has been designed for professionals, students, designers and gamers.

Constructed from premium bamboo and protected with a sheet of clear acrylic the SlatePro Personal TechDesk has been designed to keep all your gadgets organised and easy to locate. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the design of the SlatePro Personal TechDesk.

SlatePro Personal TechDesk

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Ti-POST Raw Solid Titanium Pen And Stylus (video)

Chadwick Parker and Joe Huang based in Chicago, have this week launched a new Kickstarter campaign to manufacture their latest Ti-POST Raw titanium pen and stylus.

The Ti-POST Raw pen and stylus has been designed to accept over 35 different pen refills making sure you are never without ink for those important meetings and lectures. The latest creation by the team has been designed after feedback from users of their previous Solid Titanium Pen + Stylus project.

Ti-POST Raw Solid Titanium Pen And Stylus

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Panny Key Reinvents the Humble Keychain (video)

Designers Kobi and Tamir of the Panny Team have this week launched their new Panny Key device over on the Kickstarter website looking to take their next generation of keychain to the mass market.

Panny Key has been developed over a number of years and provides a new way of carrying and storing your keys and accessories. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Panny Key project and see it in action.

Panny Key

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GoBall Compact GoPro Handle Makes Gripping Your Action Camera Easy (video)

If you enjoy capturing footage with your GoPro action camera but find carrying many of the add-on handles on the market a little awkward and bulky. You might be interested in a new compact GoPro handle called GoBall which has been designed by Chris Zahner specifically for the GoPro action camera and provides a more natural and ergonomic way to steady your camera.

The GoBall project is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to raise enough pledges to make the jump from concept to production and has been designed to be spherical handle rather than the more traditional rod styled handles currently available.

GoBall GoPro

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Altergaze Enables Smartphone Virtual Reality From £50 (video)

If you fancy transforming your iPhone or Samsung smartphone into a virtual reality interface you are going to be very interested in this new device 3D printed device called the Altergaze which offers VR rivalling other headsets such as the HMZ and the Oculus Rift say its creator Liviu Berechet .

The Altergaze device has been created to harnesses the power from your smartphone to deliver a high-quality and cost-effective virtual reality experience and makes it easy for anyone who already owns a 3D printer to download the schematic’s and print it themselves.


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