In the mood for some homebrew iOS app-building fun? Well, Make’s got a kit just for you that bundles the Redpark Serial Cable for iOS with an RS232-to-TTL board and the 60 plus component Minitronics Survival pack for $80. Hailing it as “the first ge… . . . → Read More: Make’s Redpark Breakout Pack lets you build iOS apps with Arduino assistance
The iPhone 4 may shatter too easily but apparently its guts can sustain plenty of damage, as 37-year-old Minnesotan Jarrod McKinney discovered while skydiving at 13,500 feet (4.1 kilometers). More&n… . . . → Read More: This iPhone Survived a 13,500-Foot Fall [Apple]
LG and Samsung would be helping Apple to test new Retina display for iPad. The resolution could reach 2048 x 1536. It’s just like the transition from iPhone 3GS to iPhone 4. It would be using high-resolution low temperature polysilicon material. Also, it would support QXGA that provide full HD experience. With such high resolution, [...] . . . → Read More: Future iPad 3 resolution could reach to 2048 x 1536
Sure, we’ve seen robot bands before. But even when insecure and egotistical, they never quite capture the youthful disaffection we want from our mechanical pop stars. Until now. End of Life is a robot band consisting of a cello, and electric guita… . . . → Read More: Robot band covers Marilyn Manson, renders sullen teenagers obsolete (video)
BGR reports that according to their incredibly solid source, Apple will be introducing the next generation iPhone by end of the Summer, late August-ish. According to BGR’s source, Apple will also start offering iPhone 3GS without a contract for $350… . . . → Read More: Apple To Launch iPhone 4S/iPhone 5 In Late August; Unlocked iPhone 3GS For $350?
The hot summer sun sparked blazing advances in solar energy this week as Inhabitat reported that a crop of incredible solar-powered Supertrees sprouted at Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay conservatory. We also saw designers float plans for a series of… . . . → Read More: Inhabitat’s Week in Green: solar-powered Supertrees, hydrogen racecars and LED-studded shoes