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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The Vipp Shelter Brings Design To The Steel Home


It’s fairly common, at this point, for shipping containers to be converted into an environmentally friendly home. But Vipp has decided to take the repurposed home as inspiration and taken it to new heights with a structure that offers all the benefits of recycling the containers, with a lot more...

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The Nano Drone Is An Adorable Tiny Quadcopter


Few of us genuinely need a drone. Aside from a few industries, scientific research, and spying, most of us just want a drone to fly around and have a little fun with, possibly terrorize the cat. Fortunately, for those of us who just want a small flying toy to play...


Thanko Has The iPad Stand For The Busiest Commuter


If you’ve got an iPad, and you ride public transit, you know it’s hard to mix the two, especially when you’ve chosen to stand both to burn a few calories and surrender a seat to the nice pregnant lady, unlike the jerk you were sitting next to. Fortunately, the endlessly...

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The Spin Remote Lets You Control Everything With A Twist


If there’s one control scheme that has a surprising amount of nostalgia around it, it’s the dial. People love dials; they may never use them anymore, but that’s only because the button is easier to program for in the digital age. But, some people miss the dial so much, they’re...

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Somabar Is The Future Of Cocktail Mixing


Everybody loves cocktails… but nobody loves mixing them, bar a few hobbyists and people who are getting paid to tend bar anyway. You could premix them in a pitcher, or you could do what no one has done before. Namely, buy a robot, and make the robot mix your cocktails....


Google Glass V2 Is On The Way… But Will It Save Glass?


Google Glass was an experiment that the company was hoping to turn into a full-fledged phenomenon. As you might notice from naked eyes across the world, that did not go entirely as planned. Even Google’s CEO has more or less given up on the old version of the device. We...

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The Taurus Curve, A Wavy Handgun, Fits Your Body


The history of firearms is, more or less, also the history of a few other disciplines. There’s always been a lot of money in firepower, and as a result, entire fields of materials science, precision engineering, and design wouldn’t exist without the gun. Consider it a peace dividend. But it...