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3D-printed machine sorts Skittles by colour

An Arduino-powered DIY project uses a colour sensor to automatically sort and separate Skittles.

By September 8, 2015


Crave Ep. 218: Ancient human ancestor hid bodies in near-inaccessible caves

Fossils found deep in a cave in South Africa led to the monumental discovery of a human ancestor who seems to have practiced disposal of the dead.

By September 11, 2015


Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch confesses: I'm a cat-video man

Technically Incorrect: Mocking the Super Bowl media day on behalf of Skittles, Seattle's normally monosyllabic running back offers clues to his tech preferences. A blimp rather than a jetpack, for example.

By January 27, 2015


Watch 'Brick Bowl,' a Lego redo of Super Bowl commercials

"Brick Bowl" re-creates some of most popular TV spots for brands such as T-Mobile, Snickers and Toyota, as well as the "Jurassic World" trailer and the Bud Light Pac-Man maze.

By February 3, 2015


Skittles-sorting machine separates the rainbow

Save yourself the time and effort of hand-sorting your Skittles into color piles. There's a machine that will do the hard work for you.

By November 6, 2012


Guy uses his ice maker to dish out something other than ice

A Connecticut man really doesn't like ice, so he tweaked his refrigerator's ice machine to dispense something a lot sweeter.

By October 23, 2014


To Kidfinity and beyond? iPad bests all brands among 6- to 12-year-olds

Research company Smarty Pants asked kids and moms about their favorite brands. Disney cracks kids' top 10, but McDonald's may need a happy meal: It only ranks 15th.

By October 6, 2014


Apple sells 100 million iPod touches

In the six years since it launched, 100 million iPod touches have been sold, Apple has announced.

By June 2, 2013


Ultra HD 4K and beyond: Rec. 2020 glimpses the future of TVs

The ITU Radiocommunication Assembly has put out new recommended standards for Ultra HD TVs. What do they mean to you?

By February 25, 2013


Samsung Galaxy S3 on sale in black for Jelly Bean, Halloween

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is now available in spooky black in time for both Jelly Bean and Halloween.

By October 23, 2012