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IKEA Unveils New Augmented Reality Catalogue

08/05/2013, While IKEA might be primarily known as a manufacturer of furniture, recently the company has begun to embrace technology by offering up an augmented reality catalogue in which those reading the catalogue will be able to scan the magazine with their...

Robot Helps You Assemble IKEA Furniture

04/14/2013, I know, I know, IKEA furniture is supposed to be so easy to assemble, and in the long run, it also helps you lower the total cost of ownership especially when you want to refurbish your home with an entire set of furniture. For those of us who feel that...

Robot Programmed To Help In Building IKEA Furniture

04/14/2013, IKEA tries to make it very simple for customers to assemble their own furniture. All of it comes with instructions, and if those are followed to the letter, then assembling furniture wouldn’t be complicated at all. However, this robot lends an extra...

Robots to assemble your IKEA furniture

10/11/2012, One thing about bringing home IKEA furniture is this – you will need to do your bit to assemble the particular piece of furniture, and for folks who are not too great when it comes to the assembly instructions, there is help. It will most probably...

Ikea 2013 catalog gets companion AR app

07/20/2012, I am quite sure that any area with an Ikea in the vicinity will also see majority of the households there have at least something from the furniture giant in their respective homes, not to mention an Ikea catalog (or more) lying around somewhere. There is...

Ikea UPPLEVA TV for Europe to get 8GB DVR add-on

06/19/2012, Those of us living in the US will be getting the Ikea UPPLEVA TV sometime next year, but for our friends living across the pond, they are already able to waltz in to the nearest Ikea and pick up the UPPLEVA TV – except that this display-TV bench...

Ikea Reveals Adorable Cardboard Digital Camera

04/25/2012, The famous some-assembly-required Swedish furniture manufacturer Ikea has come up with a cute looking innovation to commemorate the 2012 Fuorisalone which is a design expo held in Milan recently. In the press kits that were given out to members of the...

Ikea UPPLEVA TV arrives in April 2013

04/18/2012, The Ikea UPPLEVA TV was first revealed to the world a couple of days ago, and now here we are with additional information concerning the UPPLEVA TV. Translated as “Experience TV” from Swedish to English, the UPPLEVA TV will debut in the US...

IKEA will offer furniture with built-in electronics in the future

04/17/2012, When you think IKEA, chances are the images of furniture pop into your head. However it looks like the Swedish company wants you to associate more than just furniture with them in the future; electronics perhaps? That’s the path IKEA seems to be headed...

Ikea how-to videos confirm confusing instructions

02/22/2012, Yes, we do know that Ikea, the flat packin’ furniture giant, has a tough task at hand to figure out just how majority of the population will be able to fix the furniture that they recently purchased at home without getting any help, resulting in...

D.I.Y time lapse panorama photos with egg timer

09/21/2011, Time lapse panoramas, for those unfamiliar, is like taking a regular panorama shot, with the difference being the objective in time lapse panorama is to get a moving object appear multiple times and in multiple positions all within a single panoramic...

IKEA goes green with Solvinden solar-powered lamps

05/06/2011, Everybody’s going green these days, and everybody’s favorite Swedish furniture store IKEA is no exception. The furniture company recently launched a series of solar-powered table lamps. Named Solvinden, these cute little lamps look like...

LEDs on Ikea coffee table

03/09/2010, Check out this ordinary Ikea coffee table which has been hacked to include a whole bunch of LEDs – we’re talking about 6,144 of these in total. Tobias, the brain and hands behind this mod, sourced a trio of display boards from Sure Electronics...