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Kids These Days

This Programmable LED Fidget Spinner Sends Secret Messages

The wildly popular toy gets a tech upgrade.
Samantha Cole
6.17.17
thump news

Watch a Pair of Snowboarders Recreate 'Tron' at a Mountaintop EDM Festival

It's lit, literally.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.11.17
music videos

[Premiere] 2,300 LEDs Sync Up with Beats in Lusine’s New Music Video

“Just a Cloud,” takes a bus passenger on a journey to heightened states of awareness.
Kevin Holmes
3.30.17
Installation

Watch a Skyscraper of Light Erupt from a Live Data Sculpture

Ouchhh's new 'iOTA' installation was inspired by psychics and the origin of geometry.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.24.17
Features

Nitemind Wants to Control Your Senses

This weekend the Brooklyn visual collective will partner their Flatland installation alongside beatless performances by Lawrence English, DJ Richard, and more.
Jesse Weiss
3.23.17
light art

This Gorgeous Light Installation Replicates Waves Breaking on Dry Land

Chinese artist Jiayu Liu’s new installation ‘Ocean Wave’ is a gigantic data visualization of waves crashing on the shore.
DJ Pangburn
3.12.17
hello nerds

Hey, Wanna Play 'Mario Kart' on a Giant Lite-Brite Wall?

Obviously, yeah.
Jordan Pearson
3.6.17
Features

From Daft Punk to Skrillex, Here's 7 of the Coolest Live Setups of All-Time

Our illustrated guide to the pods, cubes, and spaceships that have made electronic music history.
Sofie Mikhaylova
1.31.17
Art

Light Sculptures Set a Gallery Aglow in Technicolor

Artist James Clar channels Cronenberg, Irwin, and Flavin.
Sophia Callahan
1.15.17
christmas

Long Exposure Photos Turn Trains into Electric Ghosts

Public transportation in Budapest just gets lot more spectacular.
Andrew Nunes
12.31.16
emoji

Wave Emojis at Your Friends with Velcro LEDs

The latest wearable from MIT’s Fluid Interfaces group wants to write information on your body movements.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.17.16
machines

You Can't Hide From This 1000 Watt LED Drone

The Empire’s probe droids are one step closer to reality.
Matthew Gault
10.15.16
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