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Asics is using microwave technology to create custom midsoles in as little as 15 seconds

It’s been a fascinating couple of years for high tech sneaker heads, between self-lacing Nikesand Adidas’ experiments with 3D printed midsoles and biodegradable yarn. Asics isn’t generally uttered in the same breath as those sorts of bleeding edge offerings, but the running shoe company has just debuted a pretty compelling new take on the manufacturing process. The new technique, developed alongside Taiwan’s Tayin Research ... Read More »

How To Make Custom Stickers

Regardless if you’re a small child or an older adult, we all love stickers. Take a walk or drive along numerous avenues and you’ll see people with sticker-strewn laptops, guitar cases, and vehicles. There’s something about a sticker which encourages people to pick one up and place it anywhere. And this is a boon for businesses, especially when establishing themselves ... Read More »

Xbox One S controller review: New features and custom colors make for a great successor

My $80 powder-blue-and-orange Xbox Design Lab controller arrived recently, and I’ve fallen in love with its look. Maybe you’re not so easily swayed. Maybe you hate it. That’s fine. More than fine, actually—that’s kind of the whole point. Last year Microsoft released the $150 high-end Elite controller for a segment of the market traditionally supported by third parties and aftermarket parts dealers. That ... Read More »

Grab a custom gamer ID with Google Play Games

Online gaming is often about taking on an alternate identity and striking fear into the hearts of your enemies with a name like Lord0fDeath, and soon you’ll be able to assign such a name to yourself with Google Play Games. Google is rolling out a new Gamer ID feature, giving you the chance to create a new handle and pair ... Read More »