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.

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DroneMobile Pairs Your Car With Your iPhone


Cars are, if you think about it, one of the last great frontiers of apps. Compare how almost anything else in your life interacts with your phone, and you’ll notice your car is a bit behind. That’s for a number of reasons, both technological and in terms of safety. But...


MO-CLEAN/14 Refines Cocaine Off Of Bank Notes


It’s an infamous study that’s been passed around for a while: 90% of currency in a test had traces of cocaine on it. Aside from being the source of dozens of bad jokes from chat show hosts, though, leave it to some entrepreneur to develop a machine to use that...


Here Is A Machine Gun That Shoots Paper Airplanes (video)


Really, the very concept is self explanatory, but we just like saying it: Paper airplane machine gun. You point, you pull the trigger, it gets up to speed, and then paper airplanes come flying out of the barrel. It’s like an adorable video game weapon come to life. But how...

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Ring Makes Your iPhone Into Your Doorbell

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The humble doorbell doesn’t usually register for a lot of homeowners. It’s like a couch; you find one, you put it in your house, and then it starts doing its job. You don’t notice it until it breaks, really. Ring, however, wants to change that by tying your doorbell to...

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Amp Kicks Up Your iPhone’s Sound


Our smartphones are good at a lot of things, but offering high quality audio is decidedly not one of them. It’s just the nature of the beast; the speakers and microphones have to be crammed in there somehow, so they have to be tiny. Tiny drivers means tinny sound, but...


Seek Lets Your iPhone See Through Walls


It’s not discussed as often as it should be, but smartphones and apps have made stunning strides in making imaging accessible to the general public. Yeah, you spent ten minutes shooting stuff in slo-mo on your iPhone, but it means the great unwashed can mess with it. Similarly, Seek brings...