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TapGlo Light-Up Ping Pong Table!

We play TapGlo, a custom-built ping pong table that’s like the intersection of table tennis and the videogame Breakout. The maker of this striking light-up table explains how TapGlo is able to detect where ping pong balls land, and how the panels light up and animate in spectacular fashion. 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Dremel’s Laser Cutter: What You Should Know

We check out Dremel’s new DigiLab hobby laser cutter, their first forray into the personal laser cutter space. This device is Dremel’s take on the Full Spectrum Laser Muse cutter, with their own software, testing, and support. We take a look at its operation, cooling unit, and chat about concerns like laser lifespan and safety. 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

A Dark Divide – This is Only a Test – 5/24/18

Will Smith joins us this week as we avoid talking about Solo spoilers, but learn about a big difference of opinion in the room concerning Star Wars. We also discuss Uber’s latest autonomous car news, a brazen Samsung commercial, and what’s up with HBO’s Watchmen adaptation. Also, a recap of some cool stuff we saw at Maker Faire! Shownotes are back! 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!

Awesome Fallout 4 and Warhammer Space Marine Armor!

We catch up with prop and costume fabricator Shawn Thorsson, who unveils his latest Fallout 4 T-60 suit and Warhammer 40K armor builds. We learn how he made these larger-than-life costumes, how he blends hard armor parts with undersuits, and get up close to the beautiful paint and weathering detail of these suits! 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Maker Meetups – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 5/22/18

We’re back from another amazing Maker Faire, and get together to share stories about projects we saw, makers we met, and hear Adam’s process of writing his latest sunday speech. One thing we learned this year: helium soap bubbles are awesome! Watch Adam’s Sunday Sermon here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krTMy64VusE 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 Intro bumper by Abe Dieckman Thanks for watching!

Hacked Star Wars Landspeeder Toy Car!

At this year’s Maker Faire, we meet hobby rc builder Adam Woodworth, who in addition to making his own Star Wars foam drones to fly, also converted the Radio Flyer Landspeeder for adult driving and drifting! We test drive Adam’s Landspeeder and chat with him about his build. Find more of Adam’s projects at http://www.youtube.com/ajwoodpiece 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Adam Savage’s Maker Faire 2018 Talk!

Adam Savage gives his annual “Sunday sermon” at the 2018 Bay Area Maker Faire. Adam talks about an essential aspect of making and maker culture: generosity and sharing. With examples from his own experiences and the world at large, Adam explains why the more we share, the more we have. Shot by 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Tested: Lenovo Daydream VR180 Camera Review

We review the Lenovo Daydream VR180, a camera made for filming 180-degree stereoscopic photos and videos for viewing on virtual reality headsets. We go over the user experience, image quality, and lessons learned from filming 180-degree 3D video. Disclaimer: this camera was provided to us by Lenovo for review. Shot 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Paint Masking Using a Laser Cutter!

Tested contributor Bill Doran (aka Punished Props) is in our shop this week and experiments using our Universal Laser Systems laser cutter to make a quick paint mask for a helmet. This can be done with standard painter’s tape or a large sheet of masking tape, and we learn some lessons about masking complex curves. Watch some of projects with Bill here: http://www.tested.com/premium/828337-model-behavior-patina-and-polish/ Find more of Bill’s videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/punishedprops Shot by 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Mother and Savage – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 5/15/18

For a special Mother’s Day episode of Still Untitled, we welcome back to the podcast Adam’s mom! The three of us chat about Adam’s family, his upbringing, and hear some of Adam’s origin stories–including some of his first maker projects. 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 Intro bumper by Abe Dieckman Thanks for watching!

Adam Savage’s New Warcraft Armor!

Adam is obsessed with movie armor, and he finally has a full set of armor made by the incredible craftspeople of Weta Workshop. This Alliance Knight armor was made for the movie Warcraft, and is part of many pieces of armor and beautiful props going on auction. Adam is awestruck by the detail here! Check out the props and costumes from the Warcraft auction here: https://us.propstoreauction.com/view-auctions/info/id/129/ Shot 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Robo Calls – This is Only a Test – 5/10/18

With Google IO, Microsoft Build, and Facebook F8 all happening within a week of each other, there’s lot to talk about on this week’s show. We discuss the implications of Google’s new AI efforts, Oculus’ new prototype VR headset, and Nintendo online service plans. Plus, more details about our trip to see the NASA InSight mission rocket launch! Shownotes are back! 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!

Tested at the NASA InSight Rocket Launch to Mars!

We go to our very first NASA rocket launch! This past weekend, the InSight mission sent a robot lander to Mars, launching from the central coast of California. Norm and Ariel trek to Vandenberg Air Force base to get up close to the rocket and experience this historic west-coast interplanetary launch! 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Kayte Sabicer https://twitter.com/kaytesabicer Bill Doran https://twitter.com/chinbeard Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Kristen Lomasney Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!

Giant Pacific Octopuses – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 5/8/18

This week, we hear about Norm’s trip to see the NASA InSight rocket launch a build project related to Giant Pacific Octopuses that Adam completed two years ago that we’re finally ready to share on Tested. Plus, a few streaming video recommendations! Adam’s Savage Industries T-Shirt here until May 11: https://cottonbureau.com/products/savage-industries 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 Intro bumper by Abe Dieckman Thanks for watching!

How Could Alien Communicatin Work? Offworld episode 6: Arrival

This week on Offworld, we look at the science fiction film Arrival and its depiction of communication with alien life! Ariel is joined by cognitive neuroscientist Dr. Teon Brooks and Dr. Douglas Vakoch, President of METI (Messaging Extraterrestial Intelligence) to discuss how we might try to decipher verbal and visual language or alien origin. Watch Ariel’s other videos here: https://www.youtube.com/arielwaldman Shot by 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 Sean Charlesworth http://www.twitter.com/cworthdynamics Jeremy Williams http://www.twitter.com/jerware Ariel Waldman http://www.twitter.com/arielwaldman Gunther Kirsch Ryan Kiser Intro bumper by Abe Dieckman Set design by Danica Johnson http://www.twitter.com/saysdanica Thanks for watching!