Drew Prindle

Drew Prindle

Drew's fascination with technology began at an early age - shortly after he licked a 9-volt battery for the first time. It was this first taste of technology that sparked his interest in how electronics work, and he's been obsessed ever since. Aside from keeping up with the latest developments in tech, he enjoys shock humor, and working puns into his writing at every opportunity. You can find his work on Digital Trends and The Manual.
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Cool Tech

Projection mapping on the Sydney Opera House is the coolest thing you’ll see all day

Every year, the Sydney Opera House invites artists to bring along their projectors and beam animations onto the building's iconic sails. This year's display was entirely hand-drawn, and the results were stunning.
Cool Tech

Watch this tiny robot assemble itself, carry things around, and dissolve into nothing

When placed on a heated surface, the bot's PVC layer will contract, which, thanks to a series of strategically placed cuts, causes it to fold up into an origami shape with legs and a body.
Mobile

M is for Milkshake … Or not: Android VP says his watch shows all his favorite M desserts

If you look closely at screenshots of Google's I/O opening keynote, you can clearly make out the picture of a milkshake on David Burke's Android Wear smartwatch.
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MIT researchers have developed a way to mass produce graphene sheets

Scientists have cooked up a new method for continuous production of graphene -- a process that could finally bring the exotic material out of the lab and into all the high-flying commercial applications we've been dreaming about for the…
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Pizza Hut designed an experimental pizza box that transforms into a projector

In a recently-launched campaign for Pizza Hut, a Hong Kong ad firm has designed the "Blockbuster Box" -- a cardboard pizza box that transforms into a projector once you're done eating the pie inside.
How-To

Think the ultimate steak is cooked on a grill? We did it in a plastic bag. 3:28

Hank Hill would say it just ain't right, but the secret to the ultimate steak isn't propane or charcoal -- it's a bath of hot water. Here's how we made a mouth-watering sous-vide steak.
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Brilliant new bearing design spins with 10x less friction, doesn’t require grease

Japanese engineering firm Coo Space has reportedly developed a new type of bearing that spins with up to 10 times less friction than the bearings we currently use, without the aid of grease or any other sort of lubrication.