With Apple clearing out stock of its second-generation AirPods, all signs point to an imminent release of a new model. However, be wary of anything you see online that looks too good to be true, like these AirPods 3 fakes. This third-generation model allegedly looks similar to the AirPods, but without the removable ear tips and active noise cancellation.
Taiwan may be experiencing its worst drought in 56-years, but for one man, this is a blessing. This person was paddleboarding on the famous Sun Moon Lake during March, 2020, when the iPhone 11 Pro Max that he wore around his neck in a waterproof bag accidentally fell into the body of water after slipping. Since the lake has basically dried up, the man, surnamed Chen, was able to retrieve it, and after removing the phone, everything powered up like new.
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Researcher Marc Teyssier collaborated with Marion Koelle, Paul Strohmeier, Bruno Fruchard and Jürgen Steimle at the Saarland University Human-Computer Interaction Lab to develop Eyecam, a design prototype that explores the potential future of sensing devices. This is not a standard webcam that only looks like a human eye, but one that actually blinks, looks around and even observes you.
What happens when you combine an autonomous personal AI-powered camera, a handheld 3-axis gimbal, and a high-performance drone into an egg-shaped device? You get the PowerEgg X. That’s right, its 4k/60fps HD camera and three-axis gimbal allow just about anyone to create professional quality images, and thanks to its IPX6 rating, the drone can be flown anywhere as well. Product page.
This may not be the first Adidas and LEGO collaboration, but definitely the most creative. Called Ultraboost DNA x LEGO Plates, these running shoes boast a fully customizable Ultraboost cage that have studs for bricks, allowing you to create your own designs. To be more specific, the pair of shoes feature LEGO brick 3-Stripes to “celebrate of all the builders, dreamers and risk-takers who are changing the game in their own way.”