If you consider yourself a hardcore fan of the Starship Troopers universe, you might be interested to know that Japan put together its own anime version called Starship Troopers OVA. Now one fan has taken one of the series' most iconic pieces of tech and made it real.
Augmented reality gets a fair bit of attention from the advertising world excited about the possibilities, but the technology's main area of growth is still in the world of art with pieces like the new Hyper(reality) construct.
Sometimes the simplest path to brilliance happens by accident, and that's what it looks like we have here with the real world Facebook Like button.
Usually, we highlight fancy photography and tech-heavy art pieces and paintings inspired by technology. You know what? Geeky pleasures can be simple, too. No frills here — just a window, a dry-erase marker and some nerdy fun.
One of the best things about writing about technology is that every now and then you run across something that is such a leap ahead it seems like you're witnessing magic (for example, the first iPhone). This was my reaction when I got my first look at the new Wacom Inkling digital sketch pen.
Swiss artist Andy Denzler has quite an eye for still-life painting. Not just any moment in time, either — the paused VHS variety, complete with all that magnetic tape-induced fuzz. Who knew scanlines could be beautiful?
Before we use tech to modify and enhance ourselves, it's probably a good idea to practice on our other body extensions first, such is the case with the amazingly weird technology that enables this moving sculpture called the BrainCar.
Some of us worship at the altar of tech, and others at the altar of fashion, but every so often the two worlds collide in a happy mix of circuitry and haute couture. Such is the case with the curiously attractive Data Sandals.
The history of modern cities has been indelibly co-written with the artistic flourishes of the city's street artists. Now one tech-enabled crew has taken that dynamic to the next level by subverting the very life blood of our concrete jungles, advertising.
The bar has been officially raised on totems to the legacy of old school gaming courtesy of a gaming mod that marries pimp aesthetics with Cylon-esque sinister metal gloss.