Photo credit: Lets Go Digital
With Sony’s new PS5 coming equipped with the latest hardware, it wouldn’t be too farfetched to imagine it with a built-in voice assistant. In this case, it’s called ‘Ellie’, inspired by the character from the game The Last of Us. Think of Ellie as Microsoft’s Clippy, but for games, a she will be able to guide you through new games or answer any questions you might have.
Design studio Joy Resolve has just unveiled their latest creation: the Barisieur Immersion Edition. Unlike previous models, this one not only features scientific borosilicate glassware, paired with a removeable walnut or blond timber wood tray, but a sleek minimialist design that fits right into any room. You still get a dimmable digital display (time + alarm) and a specially cooled milk storage area.
The Power Glove, originally released in 1989, was designed by Grant Goddard and Samuel Cooper Davis for Abrams/Gentile Entertainment (AGE). That’s right, despite its initial popularity, Nintendo played no part in its development, and Mattel manufactured this NES accessory in the United States. Unlike a traditional controller, this featured the main buttons, a program button and 0-9 keys, all on the forearm. You press t he program button and a numbered button to input commands. However, one fan managed to turn this into a music making machine.
Researchers from Meiji University, led by Homei Miyashita, have created the Norimaki Synthesizer. This lickable gadget uses ion electrophoresis in five different gels filled with electrolytes that supply controlled amounts of each of the five basic tastes. When activated, each one can apply an arbitrary taste to the user’s tongue, comparable to the way optical displays produce various shades from three basic colors.
Fallout Shelter has now officially been added to Tesla Arcade, and similar to the other titles, you use the vehicle’s center infotainment screen and steering wheel as controls. For those who don’t know, you can play this game on the Tesla Model S, 3, X or Y. Other additions in the version 2020.20 update include revamped Tesla Theater controls that let you use the use of steering-wheel buttons when playing, pausing and scrubbing between videos…