Hey Geeks, look out! ‘Cause we’re comin’ at ya with the manliest gifts on Earth!
http://youtu.be/qdQWPxFkOgk The Ford F-150 truck has been around for years, but looking at the 2015 model it feels completely new. Ford has redesigned a ton of features on the truck, such as making all the body structures from a nice, heavy-duty aluminum. They’ve also added a bunch of cameras and sensors to control external lights […]
http://youtu.be/kbBf7iMzebY Lots of kinds of older technology are getting a facelift and now it’s time for the sprinkler system in your yard to get smart! Sprinkl is a system that runs on Android and they aim to do for your yard what Nest did for thermostats. Valve control is run through a touchscreen, and sensors […]
http://youtu.be/rxHwV4pB28E We’re replacing all the video tripods we use on the Geek Beat set with awesome new ones from Manfrotto – the MVK502AQ tripod to be exact. This system is comprised of two parts, the legs and the video head. The legs are REALLY tall – you can get your camera over head level with […]
http://youtu.be/ReukWZ0v60g After you’ve collected a bunch of 3D data like we did during 3DPalooza, somebody has to pull it all together. That’s where Kubit come in! Kubit plug-ins for AutoCAD work with shape extraction, pattern recognition, and other cool stuff, to turn a lot of scans into a single, very complex 3D mapped output.