On the internet you find something interesting around every corner. This is me filtering out the noise and collecting gems... And making the world a better place by polluting the internet even more... :D
For some reason, with only two films in the rebooted Star Trek franchise, someone at Paramount Pictures decided it was a good time to release Star Trek: The Compendium. Since it only has Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness on Blu-Ray along with a whole slew of extras for each film, we’re not sure that we’d call that a compendium, but whatever. The good thing to come out of it are some unseen extras from the sci-fi sequel from J.J. Abrams, including a hilarious gag reel featuring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana and even Benedict Cumberbatch making the most of their movie mistakes. (via Watch: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Gag Reel Full of Cast Flubs & Dancing | FirstShowing.net)
Per Holmquist's Beat Blox is an Arduino-powered interactive DJ station. that employs 15 sensors and three turntables. Participants can alter the rhythm by adding or subtracting small blocks from the turntables. Now, if only Fisher-Price would mass produce these…
Pelty is a Bluetooth speaker by Italy-based trio Gianluca Gamba, Edoardo Bosio, and Matteo Bertelé that is powered by a candle. The design of the device translates thermal energy into electrical energy. The group is currently raising funds for material improvements and manufacturing via an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign.
(via TagScanner - the ultimate Tag Editor) TagScanner is a multifunction program for organizing and managing your music collection. It can edit tags of common audio formats, rename files based on the tag and stream information, generate tag information from filenames, and perform any transformations of the text from tags and filenames. Also you may get album info and covers via online databases like freedb, Amazon or Discogs.