The SolidSmack Weekend Reader | Week 37.17

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Don your favorite bathrobe, cream that coffee, and get comfortable with this week’s SolidSmack Weekend Reader.

The Weekend Reader features a handful of the most interesting articles featured on the ‘Smack over the past week ranging from tips and tricks to inspirational designs, processes, and more. So lay back, relax and take a load off while reading the top ten stories on SolidSmack this past week.

Oh and uh…don’t forget to shed some much-needed sunlight on your face, too.

ShadowDraw Teaches You to Draw Like Professional Artists

Ever since I was a teenager, I always wanted to graduate my art style from stick figures to something a bit more refined. Not everyone has an instinct for drawing, but quite a few would love to draw better and many of us desire to sketch like a pro. ShadowDraw, a creative app for the upcoming Apple iOS 11 update, allows the unskilled Picasso-to-be to learn from the greats.

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The LittleBits Droid Inventor Set Lets Kids Build Their Own Programmable R2-D2s

Between instant water balloons, DIY computers, or even just simply finding a reason to get back to nature, kids today have never had it so good when it comes to busy activities

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How to 3D Print Your Own Products & Sell Them Online

Despite countless attempts at making the everyday camera wearable, the device still sticks out like a sore thumb. Ultimately, if it’s not hanging at the end of a selfie stick, it’s sitting on the top of your head like a GoPro.

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Make This Miniature Meat Cleaver, Stick It Right on Your Fridge

If you’re tired of conventional magnets doing little more than sticking like parasites to your refrigerator, you might want to consider making your own.

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Lenovo Slips a ThinkStation P920 and P720 in Your Drink

Yeah, they did it. Lenovo has announced two new upgrades to its line of ThinkStation ‘pewters bound to make your eye muscles tighten and twitch. The ThinkStation P720 and the P920 are two new dual processor systems designed for more taxing operations than opening 50 tabs of Martha Stewart recipes in Google Chrome. (All images save the one below showcase the P920 though, as you can see, the P720 looks like its smaller, slightly more rebellious twin sister).

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Ask An Engineer #3: Why Aren’t There More Women in Engineering?

Question: Why aren’t there more women in Engineering and what can be done to change that?

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