Author: rkassl

Inside the Engineering of the World’s First 1,000mph Car

Yesterday, a team of British engineers unveiled Bloodhound SSC: the world’s most powerful car, intended to reach speeds of over 1,000mph. Standing beside what looks like a rocket-on-wheels, it’s obvious what a marvel of engineering it is. We spoke to the team’s Lead Mechanical Engineer to find out how the vehicle was built. Source: Inside…

Oculus VR Glasses

This weeks post is something I came across while travelling to one of my company’s (Phybridge) partners, Internet2 in Ann Arbor Michigan. While at the office, I learned they had an Oculus Virtual Reality setup and I got a chance to have a test drive. For those of you who haven’t heard of this amazing…

Harmony Universal Remote

In my last post I mentioned The Trackr, which I use to track my most prized possessions, like my Harmony 650 Universal Remote (I may use The Trackr to keep track of my wife and kids, but for now I have one on my remote, my wallet and my keys). A few people have asked…

The Trackr – Lost it? Find it.

I was at my son’s hockey game this week and when I took out my wallet (to pay for a beer), one of the parents noticed my Trackr (@thetrackr). TrackR is a small, coin-sized device that easily attaches to your valuable items. With the TrackR app, you can locate any lost or misplaced item in…

Simpleology

Just this week, I signed up for Simpleology: The Simple Science of Getting What You Want. It’s a free online multimedia course, set of outstanding time-management tools, and lots of other things all wrapped up in one, run by #1 best-selling author Mark Joyner. You can learn more and register for free at Simpleology.com Simpleology.com…