Posts by: Dan Seitz

Dan Seitz is an obsessive nerd living in New England. He lives in the Boston area with a fiancee, a dog, a cat, and far too many objects with processors.


Samsung’s NX3000 Camera Is A Worthy Successor


The Samsung NX2000 was a pretty good camera. It wasn’t a high-end DSLR, but it decidedly was a camera that transitioned users from point-and-shoots to the joys of interchangeable lenses. The NX3000 appears to be Samsung’s followup, and it also appears to inherit all the pros of its predecessor. The...


5G Mobile Networks Take A Major Step Forward


You may have heard that 4G and LTE are about to become old and busted and that 5G is currently being tested. And that’s true! It is! But there’s a lot of misinformation out there, which we’re going clear up as a public service. 5G Is The Best G It’s...


Hugh Herr’s TED Talk On Bionics Is A Must-Watch


TED Talks have become… varying in quality, but the team behind them still finds some fascinating people to weigh in on some real issues. And one of them is Hugh Herr, one of the scientists pioneering a new world in bionics. Part Man, Part Machine Herr has a deeply personal...


Deebot D77 Combines A Vacuum Robot And A Canister Vac


Ever since a cat decided to sit on one as it went about its business, humanity has fallen in love with robotic vacuum cleaners. They are, however, somewhat limited in that they’re designed to clean floors and that’s pretty much it. So Ecovacs has decided to combine the two, so...


ColdCan Keeps Your Drink Cold With SCIENCE!


It’s one of the many little annoyances that, if science can’t cure cancer, you’d think would be solved by now: Namely, your canned drink getting warm. And yet we still have the cheap foam, awkwardly named “koozies” for our canned beverages. Needless to say, there’s a Kickstarter that will not...

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Vanhawks Valour Brings The Connected Bike To The Streets


Bicycles are a useful way to get around, but they’re not exactly what you call intelligent. Most advanced with the bicycle have largely centered around materials science or solving mildly annoying problems like the greasy chain. So Vanhawks is trying to rebuild the bike, to make it connected and that...