mechanics

Advertising Popular Mechanics Unveils In-House DIY Workshop

The new studio will serve as a space for the editorial team to produce video content and test products

Design Augmented Reality Manual Helps Volkswagen Owners Repair A Concept Car [Video]

Notable German software company developes a way to display under-the-hood car mechanics in the third dimension.

Technology Antique Devices Unzipped To Expose Mechanical Workings [Pics]

Hu Shaoming’s ‘Reconnecting Time’ exhibition features a vintage phone, clock, camera, and portable film camera fitted with zippers that reveal their inner tech.

Advertising Living Ecosystem Turns Seawater Into Fresh Drinking Water [Pics]

A futuristic-looking contraption to be part of a Smart Water Network infrastructure.

Retail DIY Motorcycle Shop Lets Customer Repair Their Bikes In-Store [Future Of Retail]

Motomethod has on-call mechanics that teach riders how to do their own repairs.

Innovation DIY Motorcycle Repair Shop Lets Customer Work On Their Bikes In-Store

Motomethod is a motorcycle repair shop that teacher riders how to repair their machines while receiving expert supervision from on-site staff.

Gaming & Play How Gaming Is Helping Us To Build Better Local Communities

Examples of platforms that are leveraging crowdsourcing to connect people in addressing common challenges.

Gaming & Play Game Mechanics That Drive People To Action: Rewards

Gaming systems are tapping into people’s inherent desire to be rewarded for their positive behaviors, developing creative ways to connect real world actions with earning points or currency.

Work Gold Surfaces Repair Themselves At Room Temperature [Headlines]

Micromechanical systems and electric switches are only work if the surfaces are very smooth and without any defects.