Daniel Casillas

You can now stalk your pet from work

Your pet doesn'thave to miss out on the selfie fad. The PetBot device takes self-portraits of your animals home alone and sends them to your smartphone so you can rest easy that your beloved companion is safe and sound. Harnessing what has been described as “petificial intelligence”, the hardware...

Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 4:51 PM

International Day of Happiness: How are we doing?

Today is the International Day of Happiness, established by the United Nations to recognize that happiness is a fundamental goal of humanity.So how are we doing? The Happy Planet Index, created by the U.K. think tank New Economics Foundation, uses data on life expectancy, wellbeing and...

Friday, March 20, 2015, 2:30 AM

Photographer Andre Govia captures haunting photos of forgotten places

If you ever wondered what the world would look like after an apocalypse, feast your eyes on the eerie photographs of Andre Govia. The Englishman has visited 800 locations to capture the haunting scenes from forgotten hospitals, schools and hotels. Govia’s work features in his new book “Abandoned...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 4:16 AM

PHOTOS: Artist, hat-maker Phil Ferguson creates food inspired headwear

Food has always been an inspiration for artistic works from famous paintings to literature, but rarely for clothes. Phil Ferguson, an artist based in Melbourne, Australia, was inspired by a hamburger from his work to begin creating a series of crocheted hats shaped in the form of pizza, ice cream...

Monday, January 12, 2015, 10:11 PM

Will virtual reality replace real travel?

Technology has revolutionized tourism in many ways, from the way we book trips to navigating a new city. Now, some new projects are aiming to take the biggest hassle out of traveling: the travel.Barcelona-based firm Omnipresenz allows you to explore the far reaches of Earth through camera-equipped...

Monday, December 22, 2014, 2:38 AM