A Secret Look At Golden Shellback Water Resistant Coating

Photo By Tom Jervis Last year Sid Martin, Director of Technology at Northeast Maritime Institute was faced with a dilemma. He had been hired to spearhead a project bringing the latest technology to the field of Maritime Security and test it in the field. Martin was the perfect candidate for this job. Prior to working at NMI he was a member of the project team responsible for … [Read more...]

Golden Shellback – Hands On Review Of Weather Resistant Phone

gCaptain just returned from a whirlwind tour of San Francisco with the Northeast Maritime Institute's Golden Shellback development team. Highlighting the met with blogger Adrian Covert of Gizmodo to give a hands on demonstration of the miraculous weather resistant coating. The video can be found above and the full article can be read HERE. Meanwhile, across town we met with … [Read more...]

Golden Shellback Preview – Run Electronic Gear Underwater

| Stumble It! | Del.icio.us The above video is just a preview of what's to come later this week.... stay tuned for all the details on Golden Shellback coatings! Many thanks to Patrick, Rodger and the crew at Revision 3 for inviting us in to tape this video. (P.S. our part is about 21minutes into the video, check it out then subscribe to the full tekzilla via iTunes) … [Read more...]

DIY Waterproof USB Flash Drive

We recently brought you an indestructible USB drive but with a price tag of $99 and up, we imagine few of you actually bought one. This video from our friends at Systm will show you how to make your USB thumb drive waterproof. If you want something truly indestructible just bring your drive (plus an extra for the A/E) back to the ship's machine shop and have the engineers … [Read more...]