We have been advised by our publisher that the MacGyver graphic novel release date has been rescheduled for Oct 2 for comic book stores and Oct 15 for online stores.
This is due to the delay between comic stores and the book market that our distributor has in place.
Hackers in Germany have used a MacGyverism to by-pass iPhone’s new finger print security system.
Using the age old spy trick of dusting for, and then collecting, a fingerprint and producing a replica of it, the hackers were able to fool the iPhone’s scanner into unlocking the phone.
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MacGyver is truly a phenomenal human being. He had an uncanny ability of taking everyday objects from his immediate surroundings and transforming them to solve problems. He’s a universal symbol for resourcefulness, ingenuity, and creativity.
If you deconstruct his actions in every episode, there are four factors that enable his success. I’ve called them the four enablers of creativity:
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I had taken my boys on a ‘biking adventure’ along a riverside cycle track. We were a mile into the ride when my youngest son fell of his bike and somehow loosened the handlebars (they were so wobbly you couldn’t steer). I was on the verge of walking the bikes back to the car, but decided to have a go at fixing them using wooden sticks and strips of plastic torn from the bag that held our packed lunch.
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Like a modern day MacGyver, with nothing more than nail polish remover, string, matches & water, this guy cuts a glass bottle into two halves, perfect for… well…. it’s fun to do.
Young MacGyver Award winner Aditya Dantuluri
The MacGyver Foundations first ‘Young MacGyver Award’ was presented to Aditya Dantuluri at this years Innovation Summit’s ‘Conrad Creative Collaboration (C3)’ workshop held in April of this year. The award, named after the 80′s TV show which follows a the adventures of Secret Agent Angus MacGyver as he uses his vast scientific knowledge and creative genius to get himself and others out of perilous situations, recognizes young individuals who exemplify the spirit shown in the TV series through creativity,ingenuity and a desire to help others with innovative problem solving. Event organizers Fabian Fernadez-Han and Peter Han explained their selection saying, “For the MacGyver award, Fabian and I selected Aditya Dantuluri as the winner based on our observation of his behavior during C3. Better than anyone else, he captured the improvisation/inventor spirit.”