Liked on YouTube: Adam Savage’s Magnolia Frog Props!

Adam shares his collection of frog props that are the same castings as the ones used in the movie Magnolia! They’re made of an especially soft rubber that gives them an uncanney movement that looked great on film. Just another lovely piece of movie-making history! (...)  Mehr ...

Liked on YouTube: How to design an actually good toaster with lessons from the 1940’s

I love this toaster so dang much.

Here are those as-promised links in the description;
Link ONE: The original Sunbeam video;

Link TWO (why am I yelling?): The Electromagnet in your Toaster

And some other links, too!
Technology Connextras (the second channel that stuff goes on sometimes):…
Technology Connections on Twitter:

The TC Subreddit (...)  Mehr ...

Liked on YouTube: Space Force | Official Trailer | Netflix

Space is…hard. From the crew who brought you The Office, Space Force premieres May 29 only on Netflix.


About Netflix:
Netflix is the world’s leading streaming entertainment service with 183 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. (...)  Mehr ...

Liked on YouTube: Ghost of Tsushima – State of Play | PS4

Tune in for an extended look at Ghost of Tsushima, coming to PS4 17th July.
Featuring around 18 minutes of new gameplay footage, including exploration, combat and more.

There won’t be any PS5 news or updates in this episode, just a big, beautiful look at Sucker Punch’s PS4 open-world epic. (...)  Mehr ...

Liked on YouTube: Gerrits Tagebuch Vol. 56 – Transrapid * Schiffssteuerung * Formel 1

In dieser Folge von Gerrits Tagebuch stellen Gerrit und Arne die neue Transrapidstrecke vor. Außerdem hat Felix unsere alten Staubsaugautos, die unsere Fahrbahn reinigen, in einen Elefanten und ein Krokodil ummodelliert. Danach gibt es ein kleines Update zur Schiffssteuerung: Daniel ist es gelungen, die Steuerung der Schiffe nun über einen Gamepad direkt mit der Software zu verbinden. Am Schluss erklärt Gerrit, der gerade im Programmierungsprozess der Formel-1-Strecke steckt, wie diese im Detail programmiert werden könnte. (...)  Mehr ...