The Barber Amsterdam is a shaving salon housed in a 19th-century shop in the Dutch capital, designed by Ard Hoksbergen, who created a new essence of salon environment that captures the balance between modern architecture, steam-punk interior design, and the needs of the hair dressing industry.
The Pentagon-sponsored prototype, already the fastest legged robot around, can run 28.3 mph, better than Usain Bolt’s top speed of 27.78 mph.
Called the Ontama Speaker, this $13 gadget let users play their favorite tracks while getting foamy.
Yes, it is quite heavy at 4.37 pounds, but unlike old-school Boomboxes, this thing is rechargeable, though it guarantees only six hours of battery life.
To promote the use of bicycles in urban areas, some German designers have created a concept bike similar to the Laufmaschine (or dandy-horse) invented by Baron Karl Drais in 1817.
Taking inspiration from the camouflage skills of octopuses and squid, scientists at Harvard University have developed a robot that can change its color to perfectly blend into its surroundings.