SpaceX releases video of ISS mission

As one or two readers may recall, SpaceX made history this May, when its Dragon capsule became the first commercial spacecraft to reach the International Space Station. Although various snippets of video were released at the time, today the company released a “highlight reel” of the mission, which includes some pretty compelling footage. The video [...]

[ More ] July 20th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in General |

Buckingham Palace light show breaks world record

A series of striking illuminated animated mosaics projected onto Buckingham Palace has broken the Guinness World Record for the most artists working on an art installation. View all The installation combined online photo-sharing and photo mosaic software as well as some clearly rather powerful projection to throw striking mosaic animations onto the palace’s front facade; [...]

[ More ] July 20th, 2012 | 1 Comment | Posted in General, Science & Technology |

Optrix adds wide-angle lens to iPhone action-cam case

Optrix has updated last year’s Optrix HD sport case for the iPhone and iPod Touch with a 175-degree wide-angle lens version that helps put more of the action into focus – the Optrix XD. View all Compatible with the iPhone 4, 4S and iPod Touch, the Optrix XD Sport features a polycarbonate shell and rubberized [...]

[ More ] July 20th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in General, Science & Technology |

Prezi:The 3D Alternative to PowerPoint

Prezi is having the biggest impact on business presentation tools since Microsoft’s PowerPointtook us from transparencies to computer monitors. The three-year-old company made a splash in 2009 with its Prezi software, and now the company has introduced a new version of its cloud-based software that has an even cooler feature set. Prezi’s original claim to [...]

[ More ] July 20th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in General, Science & Technology |

Anand’s Safar ends, Rajesh Khanna no more

New Delhi: Rajesh Khanna, the man synonymous with the word superstar in Hindi cinema in the 1970s with immortals such as ‘Anand’, ‘Kati Patang’ and ‘Aradhana’, died at his Mumbai home Ashirwad on Wednesday after a long battle with kidney problems. His demise brought back memories of the charmer, lover and hero that he was [...]

[ More ] July 19th, 2012 | No Comments | Posted in General |