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Adam Savage’s Maker Tour: Incite Focus’ Open-Source Adjustable Table

Want to build a table? There’s an app for that! We couldn’t resist sharing this awesome adjustable table-construction concept in development at Detroit’s Incite Focus. This series and tour is made possible by The Fab Foundation (http://www.fabfoundation.org/) and Chevron (https://www.chevron.com/). Produced by Kristen Lomasney Shot by Burke Doeren and Tyson Call Edited by Thomas Crenshaw Incite Focus: http://www.incite-focus.org/ Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

LEGO Ultimate Collectors Series Millennium Falcon (2017) Review!

It’s here! The Tested team gathers to put together LEGO’s largest set ever: the new UCS Millennium Falcon! This set belongs to guest Tommy Williamson of Bricknerd, and we review the build and compare it to the previous UCS Falcon that was released 10 years ago. Turns out it’s a very different model, both inside and out. Check out Bricknerd at http://bricknerd.com/ Shot by Ryan Kiser and Gunther Kirsch Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

No iPhone 9 – This is Only a Test 416 – 9/14/17

The team gets together to talk about the new director for Star Wars Episode IX, Apple’s big iPhone announcements, and AI studying how a game of Super Mario. Plus, we reveal a build that’s happening right outside our podcast studio. Shownotes: http://bit.ly/TiOaTShownotes Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Thanks for watching!

Anniversaries – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 9/12/17

We chat about Adam’s new science fiction interview series, SyFy Origin Stories, and check out his latest hand prop build. We’re also recording on the day of a notable anniversary for Adam. Plus, Will fills us in on what he’s been up to, working with Adult Swim on some animations projects. Aluminum mauser: https://www.evike.com/products/64312/ Will’s Adult Swim project: http://www.adultswim.com/videos/streams/pregame-prognostifications-from-the-pigskin-wyzzard To subscribe to Still Untitled, check out our RSS feed: http://www.tested.com/podcast-xml/still-untitled-the-adam-savage-project/ or iTunes page: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/still-untitled-adam-savage/id586730504 Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Still Untitled is Adam Savage, Will Smith, and Norman Chan Thanks for watching!

Adam Savage’s Maker Tour: Incite Focus

In Detroit Adam Savage stops by Incite Focus, a socially focused production and training lab, where he lends a hand building an open-source, net-zero-energy micro-cabin that could revolutionize housing. This series and tour is made possible by The Fab Foundation (http://www.fabfoundation.org/) and Chevron (https://www.chevron.com/). Produced by Kristen Lomasney Shot by Burke Doeren and Tyson Call Edited by Thomas Crenshaw Sound by Aaron Eschenburg Incite Focus: http://www.incite-focus.org/ Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

PROJECTIONS, Episode 23: Inside-Out Tracking with Single Camera

One of the next frontiers for virtual and augmented reality headsets is inside-out positional tracking, a problem that’s yet to be fully solved. We visit the offices of Occipital–makers of the Structure Sensor–to get a demo of their inside-out tracking system that can work with a single camera, and chat with Occipital’s CEO about their approach to this computer vision challenge. Shot by Gunther Kirsch and edited by Norman Chan Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

The Mayor Returns – This is Only a Test 415 – 9/7/17

Heat waves, Dragon*Con, Burning Man, and PAX. What a weekend! The gang talks about how they spent our Labor Day holiday, Apple’s upcoming product launch, shakeups in the Star Wars world, and speed-solving rubix cubes. Plus, supermassive black holes and what we’ve been testing! Shownotes: http://bit.ly/TiOaTShownotes Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Thanks for watching!

Super Troopers – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 9/5/17

We’re joined this week by Ryan Kiser, Tested’s production coordinator who’s worked with Adam since Mythbusters! We talk about first time visits to pop culture conventions, Dragon*Con, and the culture of nitpicking movies. Plus, Adam shares another new shop project he’s been working on! To subscribe to Still Untitled, check out our RSS feed: http://www.tested.com/podcast-xml/still-untitled-the-adam-savage-project/ or iTunes page: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/still-untitled-adam-savage/id586730504 Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Still Untitled is Adam Savage, Will Smith, and Norman Chan Thanks for watching!

PROJECTIONS, Episode 22: Hands-On with Star Wars Augmented Reality

We go hands-on with Star Wars Jedi Challenges, a $200 mass market Augmented Reality system that works with a smartphone and positionally-tracked accessories, including Lenovo’s “Mirage” headset. We discuss its image quality and tracking fidelity and our hopes for this kind of AR implementation. Shot by Gunther Kirsch and edited by Norman Chan Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

The 3D-Printed Curta Calculator

Adam walks us through his collection of analog calculators, culminating in one of his newest favorite objects: a 3D-printed Curta calculator that’s a perfect scaled reproduction of the intricate mechanical computer. This incredible replica was engineered and built by Marcus Wu, who started the project two years ago. Read about Marcus’ journey to design and build this 3D printed Curta calculator here: http://wudev.digitaltorque.com/2015/04/3d-printing-challenge.html Shot by Gunther Kirsch and edited by Norman Chan Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

Who’s Barb? – This is Only a Test 414 – 8/31/17

The gang talks the Game of Thrones finale (14:45), hope for Half Life 3 Closure, Echo multi room audio (38:10), the science behind the flooding in Houston (1:04:40), and the VR quest for the Crimson Cauldron (1:14:00). Shownotes: http://bit.ly/TiOaTShownotes Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Thanks for watching!

Kubrick’s Chair – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 8/29/17

Adam talks about how a big change in his life is affecting him, the surprises from our recent visit to an Anime convention, and why The Big Sick is a perfect movie to watch and feel better. Plus, the details of a new build that he’s been working on in the shop! To subscribe to Still Untitled, check out our RSS feed: http://www.tested.com/podcast-xml/still-untitled-the-adam-savage-project/ or iTunes page: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/still-untitled-adam-savage/id586730504 Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Still Untitled is Adam Savage, Will Smith, and Norman Chan Thanks for watching!

Tantric Science – This is Only a Test 413 – 8/24/17

The gang talks about how they watched the recent solar eclipse, Disney’s rumored Netflix competitor, The Defenders miniseries, and VR Mario Kart. Plus, more Elon shower thoughts and the scientific answer to a horse-related oddity! Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Thanks for watching!

Adam Savage’s New $30 Blade Runner Blaster

Adam shows us his newest Blade Runner blaster replica–and one that only costs $30. This model by Elfin Knights is actually a water pistol, and an impressively modeled one at that! Replica prop builders and cosplayers have already started modifying this toy to give it some heft and realistic paint finishes. And of course, Adam has to test its water blasting capability! Shot by Gunther Kirsch and edited by Norman Chan Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Tested is: Adam Savage http://www.twitter.com/donttrythis Norman Chan http://www.twitter.com/nchan Simone Giertz http://www.twitter.com/simonegiertz Joey Fameli http://www.twitter.com/joeyfameli Kishore Hari http://www.twitter.com/sciencequiche Frank Ippolito http://www.twitter.com/frankippolito Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Thanks for watching!

The Order of Operations – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 8/22/17

Tested’s own Jeremy Williams joins us this week chat about how we each watched the recent Eclipse, Adam’s latest machining projects, and how we plan out the order of operations for our own projects. Plus, an appreciation for HBO’s documentary series The Defiant Ones! To subscribe to Still Untitled, check out our RSS feed: http://www.tested.com/podcast-xml/still-untitled-the-adam-savage-project/ or iTunes page: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/still-untitled-adam-savage/id586730504 Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/testedcom Get updates on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/testedcom Still Untitled is Adam Savage, Will Smith, and Norman Chan Thanks for watching!