When it comes to popular culture within the last decade or so, all the current running trends seem to be borrowing their roots from the same un-exhausted sources — particularly the ones associated with what one might call “nerd” culture. Generally speaking, these trends tend to have some sort of Asian influence, especially of […]
With the Oculus Rift now available to game developers at a sticker price of $350, the world of virtual reality is poised to become much more exciting very soon. With the goal of bringing that new, glorious VR future to bear in an even speedier fashion, Google developers have released […]
In the world of cellphone customization, there are a lot of options available to make your phone feel a little more uniquely yours. If you’d like to take it to the next-next level, though, why not build your own? It’s not as insane as it sounds, thanks to the work […]
It looks like modular synthesizers are in this fall, with the Patchblocks project launched recently on kickstarter.
While going over the new products we’ll be adding to acgears.com we came across this gem of a demo by Arctec Japan. This is the Doggy Robot 2 . Not only do you get to make an adorable robot dog, but you can see exactly how, and why it’s little […]
World Maker Faire is coming back to New York for the second time. Taking place at the New York Hall of Science, Maker Faire is a chance for makers, tinkerers, geeks and tech junkies to come out and show what they’ve been working on in their basement all this time. […]